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Web page do not open through Run

Posted on 2003-12-10
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When trying to open a url address from Start -> Run, I get a message that my file association is not working properly.

Thanks for help.
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Question by:bdp032
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by:adonis1976
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Also try repairing or reinstalling IE

Repair IE :
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Start > Run rundll32 setupwbv.dll,IE6Maintenance "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\Setup\SETUP.EXE" /g

or

Start > Run rundll32.exe setupapi,InstallHinfSection DefaultInstall 132 C:\windows\inf\ie.inf

Reinstall IE:
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Description of the Internet Explorer Repair Tool
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://support.microsoft.com:80/support/kb/articles/Q194/1/77.asp&NoWebContent
=1

How to Reinstall or Repair Internet Explorer and Outlook Express in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=318378

or

Repair Internet Explorer 6
http://www.theeldergeek.com/repair_ie6.htm

How to Uninstall Internet Explorer 6
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=293907

Sunray
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by:notch_ur_head
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HI bdp032

Plz give the error message that is shown..

else....
also try
Start > Run > "IEXPLORE" in the box and press OK.
The internet explorer is opend than press ALT button to bring the cursor to address bar and give the www. address..

Hope ur purpose is solved to open IE without using a mouse..

-notch_ur_head
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by:notch_ur_head
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HI bdp032

Better give the error message shown..

else..
go to START > RUN > Type 'IEXPLORE' (without quotes marks..)
Press ALT to bring control to Address BAr and type the www. address..

Hope ur purpose is solved to open IE without using mouse...

thanks
-notch_ur_head
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by:ackerthehacker
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None of this helped ...anyone else have anyideas?

If I keep a IExplore window open, this works
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