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Double click it and accept the warning and it will restore the Registry settings to normal. 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 No, create an account now. I mean, nothing happens.There's no error messages either. check over here

Previous Windows XP- Unable to view JPG images Next A batch file to copy files from one system to another Subscribe to our newsletter Subscribe Team Terms of Use Contact Policies Ask a new question Read More Windows XP Desktops Related Resources Desktop shortcuts do not work, all white Internet shortcuts dont work on desktop How do I get my desktop shortcuts One of our client computers is experiencing odd behaviour where double-clicking on a IE desktop shortcut results in absolutely nothing. I just can't get into the programs I want to, because theres something wrong with the shortcuts.

I hope someone has had this issue before or knows how to fix it. I see the hourglass icon for a split second or so each time I double-click the shortcut, but that's it.It seems to only be affecting shortcuts that point to a web Other programs do not launch at all. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT

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Stay logged in Sign up now! catmilk, Jun 28, 2011 #9 funkymunky111 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 28, 2011 Messages: 6 OH MY LORD. Meaning, Word files appear as Word files, Adobe files appear as Adobe PDF files, etc.? Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem?

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Ctrl shortcuts partially working Is it possible to keep shortcuts permanently working in USB? Solution Download and run this fix. funkymunky111, Jun 28, 2011 #8 catmilk Banned Joined: May 29, 2011 Messages: 141 Are you sure cause every xp computer has that option!!

I've also noticed that the machine will not allow an install program to add shortcuts to the desktop or Start Menu. (It gives an error...I tried to install the latest Chrome It will restore XP's default shortcut behavior. #2 Bubbaleone, Jul 6, 2012 theknight571 Platinum Member Joined: Mar 23, 2001 Messages: 2,885 Likes Received: 0 Bubbaleone said: ↑ Go to Doug Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech 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

Some programs open when I right click on the shortcut and highlight "open" Enter, but only a few, like Microsoft Works. So yes it will work cause when you boot into safe mode with command prompt that is the only thing on the screen it has no other options in safe mode Web url shortcut on desktop doesn't work?? Internet Explorer loads only "Customize Addons" and won't navigate anywhere.

All Programs, Accessories, Notepad, and click it, will your Notepad application open? check my blog Can you open any of your applications? funkymunky111, Jun 28, 2011 #10 Drabdr Brad Moderator Joined: Nov 26, 2007 Messages: 11,129 Here is a link I found on the similar issue: http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/cant-open-files-it-asks-what-program/193094.html I would try the EXE file Generated Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:12:29 GMT by s_wx1199 (squid/3.5.20) {{offlineMessage}} Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone Software & Apps Office Windows

click on file, then left click merge, click ok to allow merge and click ok to close window. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: SHORTCUTS NOT WORKING WINDOWS XP SP3 This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Why shortcuts on iOS don't work randomly Keyboard shortcut not working on xp How can I swap by secondary HDD so that all shortcuts still work? this content Drabdr, Jun 29, 2011 #11 funkymunky111 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 28, 2011 Messages: 6 Catmilk helped me figure it out, thanks!!

I can't open Help and Support or search. It works okay for firefox and video files, but it is extremely hard to open other programs and I would really like to get it fixed somehow. mattsonberg replied Nov 16, 2016 at 12:06 PM Gtx 1050 doubt....

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Please login or register.Did you miss your activation email? 1 Hour 1 Day 1 Week 1 Month Forever Login with username, password and session length Forum only search News: Home If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Drabdr, Jun 28, 2011 #5 funkymunky111 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 28, 2011 Messages: 6 catmilk said: ↑ Do a system restore via safe mode with command prompt here is a link. Drabdr, Jun 29, 2011 #13 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

funkymunky111, Jun 28, 2011 #3 catmilk Banned Joined: May 29, 2011 Messages: 141 Do a system restore via safe mode with command prompt here is a link. your desktop and set it as the wallpaper 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Download a reg fix (Worked for me!!!!) by wad11656 · 6 years ago In reply to Desktop shortcuts But the more complicated applications I can barely open at all. have a peek at these guys reboot the machine hit f8 repeatedly and tell me what options you have.

When I want to create a shortcut, I have the following error: http file not found ....... Hello there!