I E shows 'Shortcut to ........ etc' at btm left

  Halmer 07:21 31 Jan 2006

Don't know if it's just me me but when I hover over a link with the mouse, the 'message' in the bottom left hand corner is different than it used to be.

If I hover hover a BBC link for example it would give me some information relating to the story, for example, the area that is involved . Now all it tells me is'shortcut to 4662002.stm' for example when I hover over the 'Three bid for Golden Wonder' click here story at the bottom left.

  Biotech 12:02 31 Jan 2006

Cannot see that story at all looked in business companies etc.

  Halmer 19:42 31 Jan 2006

Shortcut to.............. for some reason.


  VoG II 19:58 31 Jan 2006

IE, Tools|Internet Options, Advanced tab. Untick 'Show friendly URLs'.

  Halmer 20:50 31 Jan 2006

I just haven't got a clue how it got 'ticked' because I've never even been into that tab!

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