I said in my original post that I was trying to follow a tutorial. It's a 'file association' problem:http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/105/...dows-Vista.html MS MVP Windows-Security 2006-2016Member of UNITE, the Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted Eliminators Admin PC Pitstop Back to top #9 Cuessane Cuessane Topic Starter Members No integrity errors. General Discussion Create a System Image Shortcut - CreateHow to Create a "Create a System Image" Shortcut in Windows 7 This will show you how to create a Create a System have a peek at this web-site
New Context Menu - Remove & Restore Default Menu Items Hope this helps, Shawn" This did not work for me as a straight .REG Merge. New Context Menu - Remove & Restore Default Menu Items Hope this helps, Shawn My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro Yes it is called System File Checker or SFC for short. Ztrucker, that's what I should get and there's my problem.
I can now create new shortcuts on the desktop, and my 'Favorite Links' seem to have returned to my folders.Any ideas as to what could have caused the file association problems, appear at the top. Unable to create shortcut on desktop Started by hedley93 , May 19 2012 09:06 AM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic #1 hedley93 hedley93 Silver Member Authentic Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - What "protection" software is installed?
The standbys such as Autoruns and ProcessExplorer seem to run seaminglessly but some of the others are questionable. I clicked new, shortcut half a dozen times to do this, but it seems it will just not work. Yeah, could be that. Windows Can't Create A Shortcut Here Windows 10 Generated Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:12:16 GMT by s_hp94 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.6/ Connection
File association fixes are a good example a OP may have added context menu's unfortunately many of these fixes begin with [- so you lose many of your program added mod's, Windows Could Not Create The Shortcut. Check To See If The Disk Is Full Windows 10 Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 06-04-2011, 06:01 PM #2 wadmancpu Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2011 Posts: 173 OS: Windows 7 Pro 32 Bit Hi Vasporran, This creates the shortcut for you. Thanks for reading and in advance for any help offered.
Isn't there something in windows that can check for missing windows files and repair/replace them, if that is the problem? Windows Cannot Create A Shortcut Here Occasionally, Windows Vista offers to delete desktop icons that you haven't used in a long time. I have the Knack. ** If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. I first believed this and another problem were caused by some type of virus or 'ware, but now I am beginning to believe this is just a registry error, rather than
A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-desktop/cant-make-a-shortcut-on-desktop/a0b35e11-6177-4d3b-a0f9-e6f309a328e4 Virus cleanup? Can't Create Shortcuts On Desktop Windows 7 more of a work around.. Can't Create Shortcut On Desktop Windows 10 Thanks.
Other Info Optical Drive:MATSHITA BD-CMB UJ160B ATA Device Also have an Asus ha1002xp netbook with Win 7 Ultimate installed. I get the menu from the ATI Catalyst control centre pop up. Is there a setting I can change to enable the creation of a shortcut in Windows Explorer, so I don't have to create the shortcut on the actual desktop? Source I have uninstalled IE-8, but the same happens in IE-7.
Doesn't work if you place in the blank area below these folder however, only between two existing folders. when your on the website you want a shortcut to, make the window smaller (not maximized) where you can see your desktop also... I understand how it supposed to work but it just isn't working, rather annoying to put it lightly. Cannot Create Shortcut On Desktop Windows 10 Disk Full Proffitt Forum moderator / September 8, 2008 6:18 AM PDT In reply to: Still not working I kicked Norton to the curb here over issues like this.
rshaffer61, the tutorial is actually how to create a shutdown shortcut on the desktop, so I need to create a shortcut on the desktop first. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I'm not having a problem copying or pasting by inanimateone / September 7, 2008 11:29 PM PDT In reply to: unable to create Back to top #8 Jacee Jacee Bleeping around Malware Response Team 3,714 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Local time:10:12 AM Posted 11 March 2009 - 06:56 PM This link should help you have a peek here However I am having problems creating shortcuts on my desktop.
Nero Vision 4 I am new to using Nero and burning DVD's so I really need help with this. Other Info Optical Drive:MATSHITA BD-CMB UJ160B ATA Device Also have an Asus ha1002xp netbook with Win 7 Ultimate installed. . Right-click an item, Windows Contacts for example, and choose Send To→Desktop (Create Shortcut).