Bizarre IE7 problem
I'm running IE7 on Vista 64-bit. It is definitely set as my default
As of a couple of days ago, URLs will not longer work outside of the
If I type a URL directly into the Start Menu's "Run" box I am told
that: "This file does not have a program associated with it for
performing this action. Create an association in the Set Association
control panel". If I click on a link within WIndows Live Mail, the
same thing happens.
The problem manifests itself slightly differently within Outlook 2007.
I get prompted to choose the program I want to use to open the link.
Naturally I choose IE and ensure that the "always use this program"
box is checked. However, the next time I click a link within an email,
the same thing happens.
If I set Firefox as my default program, everything works perfectly,
but I only want to use that browser as an exception, not as my normal
browser. I tried uninstalling it to see if it would help, but it
Any and all suggestions gratefully received.