That is where I am at...no further forward. That should help you fix Internet Explorer when it cannot open links. Thanks for your help. Welshjim, #17 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 LOL Jim! navigate here
If you still face problems, check out this post or let us know in the comment section below. Creating a restore point is just a precationary step, but merging the LNK option is pefectly safe since it restores it to the default settings and associations to hopefully fix your No, I'm not laughing at you. click on file, then left click merge, click ok to allow merge and click ok to close window.
i do not wish to uninstall and reinstall my Office 2007 product as it was a gift from MS for attending a tech show and uncertain if I still have the For more info, please contact your help desk. How do I get my access to options back in IE? Wasted days with MS's BS.
What now? Mind you, the default browser might be changed even without your notice by some misbehaving add-in or application that installs Chrome / Firefox along with its own files and makes it P.P.S. Desktop Icons Not Working Windows 10 So probably best I wait for reply to this before proceeding with restoring File Link solution.
Now even restarting doesn't help.Help. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - desktop shortcuts by lawrencegallagher9 · 8 years ago In reply to Desktop shortcuts don't w ... Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 OLDSALTY, #1 2005/01/13 Steve R Jones SuperGeek Staff Joined: 2001/12/30 Messages: 11,788 Likes Received: 172 Trophy Points: 843 Location: Dallas, TX Computer Experience: Experienced Won't hurt anything to try the following: Learn More. https://productforums.google.com/d/topic/chrome/-tw0FYDUEMc An alternative way to access the "Set your default programs" dialog is by clicking Internet Explorer's Tools icon > Internet Options > Programs tab > Set programs.
Where it says topic, type system. Reply Taylor says: September 11, 2014 at 10:52 am Thanks for the "FixIt" link, worked fine. In Outlook 2010 or 2007, the error message is as follows: This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. http://www.winguides.com/registry/display.php/797/ http://www.dougknox.com/security/scripts_desc/internetoptions.htm Maybe they will help you use some of the earlier suggestions.
Click the Programs tab. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/189939-desktop-shortcuts-will-not-work.html Home Internet shortcuts won't load/open properly when launched from Windows 7 Desktop by AC on Mar 22, 2011 at 7:37 UTC Windows 1 Next: What's the difference in Recycle bins? Internet Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 In the course of trying to uninstall Chrome, when I went into Control Panel (Windows Normal Mode) there was NOTHING there! Internet Explorer Will Not Open Shortcuts says: November 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm Thank you, thank you!
For full access please Register. The "Edit the registry manually" fixed my problem. Also, you can try to contact Microsoft support, probably they will be able to work out an easy fix for you. his comment is here Click against Select All to select all types being displayed.
Just kidding. Setting defaults worked for me. HTML rendering engine from year 1980, nothing works properly, links do not work when you click...
If you have doubts, right-click on the file icon and select Open to open it in Notepad t check it. Please be very careful when making changes in the system registry. Thanks for being there. Tried to get into IE through start menu...no joy.
Z's Blog) Backup the registry (Win8, Win7, Vista, Win XP) Now that you have taken the necessary precautions, you are ready to proceed to making the changes. Yes I rebooted each time. If it's broke fix it so no one can fix it. http://transcoderesearch.com/not-working/internet-connected-but-browser-not-working-windows-7.html Ron WinXP Pro SP3, IE 8 , FIOS 35MBs download and 28MBs upload.
Fusion power supply, 1.21 gigawatts. No engineers present!! Last edited: 2005/01/13 * * * * * * * * Please validate any help received by posting back your results so that others may benefit. To check this, click the Start button again, type regedit to open the Registry Editor, and then navigate to the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT \.html key.
Your help is much appreciated. That's piling huge usability issues on top of an inconvenient problem. I'm not really sure about that. Reply Post a comment Click here to cancel reply.
Even ran the MS Fixit which did not correct the problem. Click ok until you're back at the file types list. After I ran it the second time I tried accessing internet options by right clicking on the Internet Explorer icon on the desktop. You need to go to Default Programs > Associate a file type or protocol with a program.
Use Task Manager to ensure there are no instances of the iexplore.exe process running then re-open Internet Explorer. 1 Jalapeno OP AC Mar 22, 2011 at 3:15 UTC Internet (11) is not listed in the default selection window but in the program association list it is linked to htm, html, shmtl. SUBSCRIBEAs low as $1.00/week Home Local In Local Neighborhoods Houston & Texas Traffic Weather Education Politics & Policy Election 2013 Chronicle Investigates Obituaries Staff Blogs Reader Blogs Columnists Opinions & Editorials This is very strange, it should not be that way.
For example, if your IE hangs or cannot display part of websites, you can use the code. Kindly advise. Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support General Discussion » User Name Remember Me? Thread Status: Not open for further replies. 2005/01/13 Lifetime Subscription OLDSALTY Inactive Thread Starter Joined: 2003/02/21 Messages: 573 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 106 Location: Toms River, NJ Computer Experience: Experienced