missing shortcuts

Posted: 12-28-2003, 06:47 PM
Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
critical updates and service packs for windows XP

missing shortcuts


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Ramesh [MVP]
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-28-2003, 06:57 PM
Milla,

Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to the CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;EN-US;824143

Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall the Microsoft
WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"

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"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
critical updates and service packs for windows XP
milla
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-28-2003, 07:20 PM
>-----Original Message-----
>Milla,
>
>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to the
CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
US;824143
>
>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
the Microsoft
>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>.
>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
another number?
Ramesh [MVP]
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-29-2003, 07:57 AM
Milla,

Please see the RESOLUTION part, if the 821557 update is unavailable in Add/Remove. Call MS for a hotfix.

--
Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
-------------------------------------------
Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm

Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
-------------------------------------------


"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:013201c3cd77$b1823a50$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>-----Original Message-----
>Milla,
>
>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to the
CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
US;824143
>
>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
the Microsoft
>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>.
>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
another number?
milla
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-29-2003, 12:54 PM
>-----Original Message-----
>Milla,
>
>Please see the RESOLUTION part, if the 821557 update is
unavailable in Add/Remove. Call MS for a hotfix.
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:013201c3cd77$b1823a50$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Milla,
>>
>>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to the
>CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
>US;824143
>>
>>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
>the Microsoft
>>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>>
>>--
>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>-------------------------------------------
>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>
>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
recovery:
>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>-------------------------------------------
>>
>>
>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>>.
>>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
>another number?
>.
>Found the hotfix 821557 listed in the registry, is it
safe to remove it from there?
Ramesh [MVP]
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-30-2003, 08:13 AM
Removing the registry key does not uninstall the hotfix. See 821557 Removal instructions at:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=821557

Or, call Microsoft and obtain the next hotfix.

--
Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
-------------------------------------------
Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm

Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
-------------------------------------------


"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:05da01c3ce0a$d6ece4f0$a401280a@phx.gbl...
>-----Original Message-----
>Milla,
>
>Please see the RESOLUTION part, if the 821557 update is
unavailable in Add/Remove. Call MS for a hotfix.
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:013201c3cd77$b1823a50$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Milla,
>>
>>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to the
>CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
>US;824143
>>
>>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
>the Microsoft
>>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>>
>>--
>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>-------------------------------------------
>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>
>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
recovery:
>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>-------------------------------------------
>>
>>
>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>>.
>>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
>another number?
>.
>Found the hotfix 821557 listed in the registry, is it
safe to remove it from there?
milla
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 12-31-2003, 10:57 AM
Thanks for your help. Problem sorted, got the patch from
MS, all working fine again.
>-----Original Message-----
>Removing the registry key does not uninstall the hotfix.
See 821557 Removal instructions at:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=821557
>
>Or, call Microsoft and obtain the next hotfix.
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:05da01c3ce0a$d6ece4f0$a401280a@phx.gbl...
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Milla,
>>
>>Please see the RESOLUTION part, if the 821557 update is
>unavailable in Add/Remove. Call MS for a hotfix.
>>
>>--
>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>-------------------------------------------
>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>
>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
recovery:
>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>-------------------------------------------
>>
>>
>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message news:013201c3cd77$b1823a50$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>Milla,
>>>
>>>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to
the
>>CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>>>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
>>US;824143
>>>
>>>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
>>the Microsoft
>>>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>>>
>>>--
>>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>>-------------------------------------------
>>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>>
>>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
>recovery:
>>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>>-------------------------------------------
>>>
>>>
>>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>>>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>>>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>>>.
>>>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
>>another number?
>>.
>>Found the hotfix 821557 listed in the registry, is it
>safe to remove it from there?
>.
>
Ramesh [MVP]
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Re: missing shortcuts
Posted: 01-01-2004, 01:32 AM
Most welcome.

--
Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
-------------------------------------------
Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm

Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
-------------------------------------------


"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:027a01c3cf8c$e8164310$a001280a@phx.gbl...
Thanks for your help. Problem sorted, got the patch from
MS, all working fine again.
>-----Original Message-----
>Removing the registry key does not uninstall the hotfix.
See 821557 Removal instructions at:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=821557
>
>Or, call Microsoft and obtain the next hotfix.
>
>--
>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>-------------------------------------------
>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>
>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and recovery:
>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>-------------------------------------------
>
>
>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:05da01c3ce0a$d6ece4f0$a401280a@phx.gbl...
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Milla,
>>
>>Please see the RESOLUTION part, if the 821557 update is
>unavailable in Add/Remove. Call MS for a hotfix.
>>
>>--
>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>-------------------------------------------
>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>
>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
recovery:
>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>-------------------------------------------
>>
>>
>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message news:013201c3cd77$b1823a50$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>Milla,
>>>
>>>Desktop Shortcut to the 3 1/2 Inch Disk Drive or to
the
>>CD-ROM Drive Does Not Work
>>>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-
>>US;824143
>>>
>>>Open Control Panel > Add/Remove programs and uninstall
>>the Microsoft
>>>WindowsUpdate hotfix "821557"
>>>
>>>--
>>>Ramesh - Microsoft MVP
>>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k
>>>-------------------------------------------
>>>Internet Explorer Newsgroup FAQs:
>>>http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/IEFAQ.htm
>>>
>>>Computer viruses: description, prevention, and
>recovery:
>>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=129972
>>>-------------------------------------------
>>>
>>>
>>>"milla" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>message news:03a401c3cd73$042d5a00$a001280a@phx.gbl...
>>>Shortcut to c-rom drive not working after downloading
>>>critical updates and service packs for windows XP
>>>.
>>>There is no hotfix 821557 listed, has it possibly
>>another number?
>>.
>>Found the hotfix 821557 listed in the registry, is it
>safe to remove it from there?
>.
>
 
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