All My Shortcuts Turn To *.lnk
since i somehow managed to make ALL my shortcuts lnk files. Meli September 13, 2010 at 11:14 pm Aibeck, I couldn't thank you enough for that program. I think that is what scares window 7 user from going foreword..... Aibek documented the fix first! :) @YOju4n June 12, 2011 at 5:51 pm THX!!!
All files converted to .lnk files. There is no harm in deleting this subkey, if it is needed it will be recreated automatically at run time. I can't do registry backup and system restore also in my pc. Thanks. (All my icons have the lnk extension.) Richard says May 14, 2012 at 3:32 am Hi. check it out
You guys rock. ataullah sabah says July 11, 2012 at 5:59 pm thanks Mr. it is often occurred when you use the "Open With" choice or "Open With + arrow " when choosing default programs to run an application when there are several softwares associated Thank you!
may the good Lord Jesus Christ bless you with the desires of your heart and perfect all that concerns you. however, it may annoy you very much, specially when it is applied on many programs suddenly. It should work for you. Adarsh March 19, 2012 at 2:37 pm thanx a lot.. :) F Syedcool7 March 18, 2012 at 11:36 am i am so happy now...thankxx alot..i dont know u but thanks alot
nothing on the computer works now apart from firefox and programs that dont run off a aplication. I looked under the file's properties and it read "Open with: Unknown Application" The oly applications that made the most sense were Winrar and my Internet Browser [Opera.] I tried both, solved my prob.. use it without any doubt works for all operating systems..once again thanks a lot Nitinchaudhary48 November 4, 2010 at 8:20 pm what about window xp sp2...
The question will get more exposure this way and you're likely to receive the solution faster. Thanks buddy... Muhammad Aizat Bin Sanudin May 17, 2011 at 6:47 pm I opened the zip file to my desktop like you said and then double clicked the icon but still get the Thank you for taking the time to let us know. :) Cdnfbi November 15, 2010 at 1:05 am A friend called me in deep desparation to come over and fix her
It should automatically fix your lnk file associations.
Its almost christmas to. What Do I do now? Tina June 16, 2010 at 5:14 am Carol, check out this article for a general explanation on how to change file type associations in Windows XP: http://www.ehow.com/how_2052279_change-file-type-associations-windows.html Tomtomchunchun June 11, 2010
I am running a desk top PC with Windows XP. Ron Misfeldt says November 1, 2012 at 6:29 am Hi Subodh, I have recently run into te same problem that seems to be described in the above posts. Thank you SOOOOOO much! That worked wonders on my laptop!!!!
Can you please help me resolve this issue (seems to have started through Yahoo). Step 2) You need SD Maid pro (root) . Causes of .lnk file error: .lnk file error arises due to .lnk association problem in your Windows PC which can be caused due to one of the following reasons: It is usually Thank you thank you thank you.
i the first one does not work on my pc so i downloaded the it work thanks !! You are my absolute HERO! You're a genius!
Thank you !!!!!!!!<3 Krukur February 8, 2011 at 1:28 pm I actualy found the option 1 before I found option 2 here on this site, however I didnt know what program
Unfortunately, the original comment was lost when we switched comment systems. Thanks a lot Akash Nagar October 30, 2011 at 10:23 am Thanx Dude.. I have tried both options, but none of them worked. Vipul says May 9, 2013 at 7:02 pm Arron thanks a lot deleting user choice subkey worked for me once again thank you very much jc says May 10, 2013 at
Your cache administrator is webmaster. Report Meenal Mehta- Dec 21, 2014 at 02:20 AM Thank you a lot Report abaady- Dec 26, 2014 at 07:06 PM Thanx it worked for me Report thankfull- Jan 15, 2015 And using the link in the second option you mentioned, it did not work for me. now i don't know what to do?
Download the ZIP file, unpack, run the .reg file and when it asks to merge with registry, let it do that. Hope Gmail allows me to do that. would have saved me 4 days of B.S Aibek February 18, 2012 at 11:03 am glad to hear it worked for you) zara March 28, 2012 at 10:46 am thanks a meyyappan says April 19, 2013 at 1:23 pm how to download meyyappan says April 19, 2013 at 1:23 pm how to download My problem is that my external hard disk were
After searching for about 5 hours for a solution that works you've saved the day. Solution Go to Start > Run > type "regedit" and press the Enter key Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.lnk\ . Take backup of registry. UR A LIFE SAVER...
So i thought changes might be reflected after reboot. Tina September 14, 2011 at 2:25 pm It is safe! But can you tell me how to create registry backup and it's reason.? Open the Registry Editor (Start > Run > type regedit). 2.
I really didn't want to have to explain to my wife how I screwed up every program on our desktop. Frustrateduser says October 11, 2012 at 3:18 am After hours and hours searching for a solution (obviously unsuccesfull). To do so, open RUN dialogue box by pressing Windows+R button. The problem here is that the registry entry of link file ie .lnk files has changed.
Sudiptapjain June 19, 2011 at 11:30 am THANK U SO MUCH- VISTA FILE WORKED FINE WITH MY WIN 7... Good luck! Rgomezeti June 16, 2011 at 9:29 am Thank you so much Aibek, option 2 worked perfectly.. Please suggest me with a solution.
All my icons are changed, my computer is broken". I tried the one fro the beginning and it didn't work and then I saw your's. Regards, Khalid Bhatti tejo krishna says October 9, 2012 at 1:36 pm Its worked for me to remove .lnk problem..