Home My No, create an account now. Thanks for all your help. >-----Original Message----- >Does it happen to all the shortcuts or the only two? Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 15,026 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:20 PM Posted 28 September 2014 - 08:21
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If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. But the shortcut icons are still dead. >Cannot pull up Internet Explorer or Outlook Express when >I click icons. Hate to sound so >> ignorant, but is there something else I must do? They were until last nite when I ran an Ad-Aware scan. http://thumbd.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-shortcut-icons-not-working.html
The data is suppose to be "%1" %* I tested the xp_exe_fix.reg file on a virtual XP pc and it corrected the key to "%1" %* and all is running fine catmilk, Jun 28, 2011 #9 funkymunky111 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 28, 2011 Messages: 6 OH MY LORD. If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
An interesting situation indeed. I can't start any program or utility like "Backup" or "Format". For example: When I select Internet Explorer from the Start Menu, IE will launch, open briefly, then close. Make sure that the disk is properly inserted or the network resource is available, then try again." Thanks in advance if anyone can me help open these files.
Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? I've run an AV program (MS Security Essentials, then Symantec), MalwareBytes, Spybot and rKill. We use AVG 7.5 as our virus scanner, but it hasn't found any viruses thus far on the machine in question.If it would kick out an error, then I could figure Can someone tell me how to >> >> >activate the icons so they will work again? >> >> >Thanks!!! >> >> >. >> >> > >> >. >> > >. >
I can get online by using Start and Connect To. Can you open any of your applications? All Programs, Accessories, Notepad, and click it, will your Notepad application open? Im glad ya got things corrected #4 Dude111, Jul 6, 2012 (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Loading...
The > shortcut icons are still dead...not working. Register now! reboot the machine hit f8 repeatedly and tell me what options you have. Logged http://boincstats.com/en/stats/134/team/detail/3073/chartshttp://boincstats.com/en/stats/-1/team/detail/181349403/charts SuperDave Malware Removal SpecialistGenius Thanked: 958 Certifications: List Experience: Expert OS: Windows 8 Re: Desktop shortcuts and start menu shortcuts not working « Reply #2 on: July 14, 2013,
Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags More Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial this content Can someone tell me how to > >activate the icons so they will work again? > >Thanks!!! > >. > > Doug Knox MS-MVP Guest Posts: n/a Re: Desktop Shortcut Then double click the REG file to import the changes into your Registry. > >-- >Doug Knox, MS-MVP Windows XP/ Windows Smart Display >Win 95/98/Me/XP Tweaks and Fixes >http://www.dougknox.com >-------------------------------- >Per Hopefully someone knows what to do!
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- However, if I browse to the .exe file (iexplore.exe, winword.exe, etc) then the application will run.
- When I try to launch certain programs I get an error message that says "App Name" cannot be found, please be sure you have spelled the name correctly, etc.
- These are not working.
- But a repair install will fix more than just registry problems if any exist.
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Computer Help Oct 9, 2002 Im running in 32bit color but my desktop along with my start menu looks like 16 bit or less Computer Help Nov 5, 2001 Your name by seanferd · 8 years ago In reply to desktop shortcuts You may want to check the file association for URL : HTTP, and make sure it isn't broken. 0Votes Share Thanks so much for ur help! >-----Original Message----- >You need to double click the ZIP file you downloaded and extract the REG file inside. http://thumbd.net/windows-xp/how-to-rotate-screen-in-windows-xp-keyboard-shortcut.html Spybot and MalwareBytes both found some registry and cookies that it flagged and removed, but it didn't fix the problem.
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Anywhoo, my problem is that when I click on one of my desktop shortcuts or even other shortcuts in folders (such as add/remove or even 'run') the program will not open, Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. by Snuffy09 · 8 years ago In reply to Desktop shortcuts don't w ... check over here It should provide a path to the actual program.
But the shortcut icons are still dead. > Cannot pull up Internet Explorer or Outlook Express when > I click icons. More help or >> info would be appreciated. >> >> Thanks again! >> >> Jim Rocha >> Santa Fe, NM >> [email protected] >> >> >-----Original Message----- >> >For shortcuts, download and When you view your files on your hard drive, do they show in proper format? Logged ChazlyBman DaveLembkeProdigy Inventor of the Magna-Broom 3000 =)Thanked: 475 Certifications: List Computer: Specs Experience: Expert OS: Windows 7 Re: Desktop shortcuts and start menu shortcuts not working « Reply #1
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