Error messages when using desktop shortcuts..?

  Bandit_Rider 22:56 02 Sep 2007
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I have a Dell Inspiron 6400 with Vista Home basic... everything has been running absolutely fine, but recently i have been having a problem with some of my desktop shortcuts....

I have approx 3/4 icons that are shortcuts to internet pages/forums etc., but when i click on them I get an error message saying 'Windows cannot find http://(address of webpage)' please make sure you have typed it in correctly, and try again' ...

...but within 2-3 seconds the actual page opens up..??? still leaving the error message on screen..??

Any ideas anyone..... it's getting really annoying !

  birdface 08:44 03 Sep 2007

Googled.Windows cannot find http:// will give you something to look at until someone comes up with a solution.

  Bandit_Rider 20:52 03 Sep 2007

bump....

..anybody able to offer any advice.../ help...??

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