Desktop shortcuts have stopped working

  Throbber 12:20 PM 15 Jun 12
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My desktop shortcuts have suddenly stopped working. Whether I right click or left click, there is no response. Anyone else had this, or know how to fix it? Using Windows 7 Home Premium.

  spuds 12:50 PM 15 Jun 12

You could try downloading the free versions of either Advanced System Care or Toolwiz Care from perhaps http://www.majorgeeks.com and see if those program 'shortcut fixer' resolves the issues.

You could also try CCleaner and run that programs registry cleaner, and see if that picks anything up.

All the above suggestions are not guaranteed a fix, but they might help?.

  chub_tor 12:54 PM 15 Jun 12
  Throbber 12:08 PM 16 Jun 12
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Many thanks, guys. Advanced System Care has fixed whatever the problem was. Great advice as always from this forum.

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