Re: Problem with Website Shortcut Icons
"Leonard Grey" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> The Quick Launch Toolbar starts executable files. Your internet shortcuts
> are URLs.
> You can include websites on QL by including them as arguments in an
> executable. Let's say, for example, that you use Internet Explorer and
> want to place a shortcut to CNN on your Quick Launch Toolbar. You would
> create a shortcut as follows:
> "c:\programs files\internet explorer\iexplore.exe" www.cnn.com
> and drag that shortcut to the Quick Launch toolbar. (Don't forget to
> include the quotation marks.)
> A much simpler way, in my opinion, is add Favorites to the Start menu.
> Leonard Grey
> Errare humanum est
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> Running Win XP SP3 with IE7
>> Recently had to reformat HD.
>> Upon setting up my personal seetings I used the Quick Launch toolbat to
>> put my website icons there. But now when I click them on to go to a
>> website, nothing happens. However, if I have the same site as an icon on
>> my desktop, it works fine.
>> What is wrong with my Quick Launch toolbar that prevents these websites
>> from opening them up after I click them on?
>> RED in NC