Can't open links in OE6 email

Using W2K---OE6 and I'm not able to open any links in my email.
I tried to use the IE repair but didn't get that option in Add/Remove Programs>internet explorer, only able to "uninstall Q867801 and restore the previous configuration"

Thanks for any help you can give me, mike
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Hi mjcap,

First make sure IE as the default Internet browser

Then open "My computer"
go to tools --> folder options --> file type
Click on
(NONE) URL:HyperText Transfer Protocol
Click on "Advanced"
click on Edit
and under
"Application used to perform action"
give this

"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -nohome

Press OK and come out

Now open OE and check if links will open

mjcapAuthor Commented:
It was listed

"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -nohome

Thanks, Mike
Is IE as such standalone working fine ?

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

OLEXP: Internet Shortcuts in Outlook Express Do Not Start Web Browser;en-us;q177054

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mjcapAuthor Commented:
IE seems to be working fine, the repair didn't help

What happens when you try to click on Link in emails ?

Does the same thing happen when you click on links in a website ?

mjcapAuthor Commented:
Email links will not open but the links at the web sites work ok

mjcapAuthor Commented:
I'll be out of town for 7-10 days, Mike
Hi Mike,  when you get back from out of town, try this:

Go to Control Panel, Internet Options, the Programs tab, and click Reset Web Settings.  Then try your links again.

What OS is this?

mjcapAuthor Commented:
Sorry for not getting back sooner but just starting to move around a little from Thoracotomy surgery on 8/9/04

Resetting Web Settings didn't help.

I have W2k and IE 6.0 on both computers

Thanks, Mike
mjcapAuthor Commented:
Can anyone help with this problem, Please remember that I'm not moving that well/fast but will get back to all replies

Thanks, Mike
mjcapAuthor Commented:
My son found the problem, it was a pop-up software that was causing the links not to open.

How can I get this question deleted and points returned to my account.

Many thanks to all that did try to help, Mike
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