As soon as I fixed the LNK all my shortcuts changed from little notepads to the correct icon and they all work! If you haven't (and dont want to reboot for whatever reason) give it a shot. All I can see is that if I click on my Yahoo Mail shortcut, it only has the URL https://login.yahoo.com/config/login_verify2?.intl=uk&.src=ym so I copied Firefox shortcut and went to the Properties and dennissue Joined: Nov 28, 2015 Messages: 4 Likes Received: 1 Hi, A couple of weeks ago my desktop shortcut and start menu icons have stopped working.
https://www.windows10forums.com/threads/please-for-your-own-peace-of-mind.794/ Installation media can be obtained here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/techbench Choose Windows 10, the first item in the first drop down (not single language at the bottom) Next choose your language and your About Valve | Business Solutions | Steamworks | Source Engine | Cyber Cafťs | Jobs © 2014 Valve Corporation. However as I said I would like to continue using FF 0 Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft Promoted by Acronis Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC,
I am using windows 7 Home premium along with Firefox as the default. If you already have the latest ISO you can simply mount it from within Windows 10 and run setup.exe from there. 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 Windows Icon Not Working Windows 10 Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
In the¬†Properties¬†dialog box, paste the path followed by the app's executable name (see image below). Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 10 Report Marilyn- Aug 4, 2015 at 08:57 PM Thank you! That will generally keep all your programs, data, drivers and such safe, but..... Try to start Firefox once with the Profile Manager and select the correct default profile and make sure that "Don't ask" has a checkmark in its box to make sure that
Afterwards, the shortcuts should work properly. Windows 10 Desktop Not Showing Up Usually, this happens if the file associations are messed up. The Windows Club The Windows Club covers Windows 10/8/7 tips, tutorials, how-to's, features, freeware. Windows 7 Windows OS Using SARDU on Windows 7 Video by: Thomas The viewer will learn how to successfully create a multiboot device using the SARDU utility on Windows 7.
If you have been working on computers for long, you can identify the applications needed to open certain files just by looking at their extensions. General Maintenance to keep your pc up to date 1. Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Desktop Icons Not Working Windows 10 THANX also to Kees_B for your reply!
Enter (guess what) explorer.exe and press enter your desktop and taskbar will reappear (and your long running app will still be running) View all 13 comments Report totally lost but found- http://transcoderesearch.com/not-working/desktop-keyboard-not-working.html Contact Us - Steam Store - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Thanks you two for your input! 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 Desktop Not Working Windows 10
I eventually ran malwarebytes and now Firefox will open my URL shortcuts. Here is a good thread on what MalwareBytes does and why it can find and eliminate things that Norton does not. FredMcD Top 10 Contributor 2675 solutions 36007 answers Posted 9/21/15, 1:34 PM Well, here's hoping. http://transcoderesearch.com/not-working/internet-shortcuts-not-working-windows-7.html Glad I could help! 0 Message Author Comment by:johnhardy ID: 399790052014-04-04 I am sure I selected Accept multiple Solutions and was surprised to see the below notice.
Just open the¬†Default Programs¬†under¬†All Programs¬†in Start Menu and set up the file association. Desktop Icons Won't Open Windows 10 In the case of desktop icons not working, however, you need to know what applications are required to open each type of icon. All rights reserved.
I love the internet... iTunes is also crap. Right click one of the bad shortcuts, and select '''Properties.''' Make sure everything is as it should be. Desktop Icons Not Responding To Mouse Click The only desktop shortcut that works is the Firefox one that takes me to my homepage.
I suspect you might have a virus that disables everything or something really unusual happened to your system. 1. If you have any doubts or wish to know more about the topic, please leave a comment here or on¬†The Windows Club Forum. NinaP Posted 9/21/15, 1:16 PM Question owner Hi - thank you both for your replies! weblink These were working but suddenly they no longer place the url in the address bar of the browser page that opens.
Once that is open, then my shortcuts all work. Fix .lnk File Association Normally, most of us know which file types need what apps. However it has made no deference at all. You'll be able to ask questions about Windows 10 or chat with the community and help others.
Report Kholdstare- Aug 19, 2015 at 09:06 PM thanks for the tip I was worried why mine waast working only to find out its the same as yours it was in Join Now For immediate help use Live now! Nina Hi - thank you both for your replies! Nothing seemed to be a problem.
FredMcD - I right clicked and looked at Properties. jordanmichael0909 // January 18, 2017 8:52am PST 0 block internet for LAN users with in time pried bhimraya.sajjan // January 4, 2017 11:03pm PST 0 DNS ACL miriana.schembri // January 3, Rt. What is the matter with Firefox that I now have to have it already open to enable my shortcuts to open???
Apr 9, 2010 at 12:07 AM I finally fixed it!! This includes knowledge base edits, and changes to user profile information. File extensions are used to recognize file types. Now hopefully MS fix the root cause....