To me, the fact that placing website shortcuts in both AOL Favorites and/or IE Favorites works excellently, appears quite strange that placing a website on the desktop simply doesn't work anymore Corrupt IE installation? Please ask a new question if you need help. General Maintenance to keep your pc up to date 1. Source
Thanks, Chosen solution Just checked the other shortcuts and they now all seems to be behaving again - I guess I had a short-lived protest on my hands! Let us know the outcome.-> > Sorry but just in case you are not sure how to back up a registry key> > http://tinyurl.com/ttbn> > > --> Evolution54> -No problem Mike....Just Re-booted ant they still don't work. What? pop over to these guys
I have deleted the shortcuts and created them new from IE and they still do not work.Click to expand... In the Properties dialog box, paste the path followed by the app's executable name (see image below). You may have to log off and then back on for this to take effect. I have installed all Windows> XP> and IE service pack updates and try to keep my McAfee virus checker> and> firewall up to date.> > I have a number of desktop
OLDSALTY, #13 2005/01/17 Zander Geek Member Alumni Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 4,083 Likes Received: 5 Trophy Points: 733 Location: Minnesota, USA Computer Experience: A bit (or is it a by Open any Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. That also tells us what to do if any icon is not opening the desired application. Ccleaner Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 8 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions
All rights reserved. Windows 10 Desktop Shortcuts Not Working I would have paid closer attention if I had found the link elsewhere but.... Thanks, Aaaaahhhhh - yesterday all was well. Anyway Thanks again John 0 LVL 50 Overall: Level 50 Windows 7 30 Web Browsers 29 Windows OS 16 Message Expert Comment by:jcimarron2014-04-04 Comment Utility Permalink(# a39978464) johnhardy-- You are
I have not reinstalled XP Pro.>> Any suggestions?>> Thanks in advance,>> Mike MikeAug 20, 2005, 10:25 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)Hi Ramesh,I appreciate your reply to my question, but, Chrome I have not reinstalled XP> Pro.> > Any suggestions?> > > > Thanks in advance,> > MikeJust curious, but what happens when you click on the shortcuts? Discussion in 'Internet Explorer & Microsoft Edge' started by OLDSALTY, 2005/01/13. Going back to the original problem, how are you creating the new shortcuts? (File|Send|Shortcut to Desktop??) Would you settle for a workaround by creating a Favorite?Click to expand...
If something like this happens again, try this; '''STOP ! ! ''' Save all your work, then re-boot. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/desktop-icons-not-working-in-windows This post will show you how to hide or un-hide desktop icons in Windows 7. Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 But how does it work? Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work Desktop icons not working By default, file extensions are not shown in Windows Explorer.
Once that is open, then my shortcuts all work. http://codebuz.com/not-working/wifi-on-desktop-not-working.html I gave it a try and it worked fine. Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Deals Forum About Desktop Icons not working in Windows 10 / 8 / 7 RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors I am> running Windows XP Pro on a Compaq laptop. Internet Explorer
Software-Other PCs Windows 7 Adding an Experts Exchange site search to the Chrome browser Video by: Lucas Shows how to create a shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the after the latest update, firefox gets stuck/hang from time to time and takes 1-2 minutes to start working again (happened 6 times while typing this sentence) Refresh Firefox - reset add-ons Covered by US Patent. have a peek here Restart the computer..
If a man says something in the woods and there's no women there; is he still wrong? Abdul LVL 18 Windows 76 Windows OS2 Web Browsers2 17 Comments LVL 25 Overall: Level 25 Windows 7 7 Windows OS 5 Web Browsers 3 Message Accepted Solution by:Tony Giangreco2014-04-02 I also have a problem with shortcuts in OE.
I also have a problem with shortcuts in OE. click on file, then left click merge, click ok to allow merge and click ok to close window. I am running Windows XP Pro on a Compaq laptop. This is similar to the one> mentioned earlier by another poster.> > Open Registry Editor and navigate to:> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\InternetShortcut> Now, backup this key and then save as a REG file> Then,
Go to the link below and scroll down to line 12 (left column). I reset the default to Internet Explorer 11 and the shortcuts do work in IE11. To Grif Thomas:Thanks for your advice re. Check This Out Text Quote Post |Replace Attachment Add link Text to display: Where should this link go?