Error Message when starting internet explorer.

  Dave Phi 16:43 26 Jan 2008
Locked

Please can you adivse how I remove this message when I double click the internet explorer short cut:-

cannot find 'file///c:program%20files/aol%20toolbar/welcome.html'make sure path or internet address is correct.

I cannot find where to change this.

  Clapton is God 16:56 26 Jan 2008

Is this post related to you other one? click here

Delete the IE shortcut and create a new one

  Dave Phi 17:09 26 Jan 2008

It is linked, I'll close the other one. Sorry for sounding thick, but how do i creat another shortcut for IE as I've just created one and it's come up with the same message.

  Clapton is God 17:14 26 Jan 2008

Is this a shortcut on your desktop or the link in Start; All Programs?

  Dave Phi 17:17 26 Jan 2008

On the desktop.

  Clapton is God 17:20 26 Jan 2008

Go to Start; All Programs and find the link to IE.

Right click on that link and then left click on Send To; Desktop (create shortcut)

  Clapton is God 17:22 26 Jan 2008

This assumes, of course, that the link in Start; All Programs works OK and isn't corrupt!

  Dave Phi 17:25 26 Jan 2008

The only one I can find is IE (No add ons) Can I use this one?

  Clapton is God 17:26 26 Jan 2008

Yep

  Dave Phi 17:32 26 Jan 2008

Ok, that get's rid of th message, how do I get it to go straight to Sky.com as home page and to keep the add on's on?

Thanks

  Clapton is God 17:38 26 Jan 2008

To set your home page, go to the page you want and then, in IE, go to Tools; Internet Options; General and, at the top, where it says Home page' click on 'Use Current'.

Not sure what you mean by "keep the add on's on?"

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?