Sharepoint 2010 OOTB Approval Workflow "Open this task" link not functioning

Hello everyone,

I am using the OOTB approval line to generate tasks for document approval.  For some reason I have encountered a very strange issue where using Outlook 2010 and clicking the "open this task" button I get this error 

The address it is attemping to go to really doesn't even make sense as I obviously just want it to be a hyperlink to the current task which would be with the ID=220 being changed depending on the actual ID of the task.

The real perplexing thing is the Edit this task button works in Outlook 2007 and takes you right to the task in IE, so it is an issue with Outlook 2010.  I have searched all over for a resolution, but have come up empty handed so I'm hoping someone here may have some input to help me remedy the situation.
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Dustin99352Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
Turns out it is an issue with using Release candidate Outlook 2010 and Beta2 Sharepoint 2010.  Not sure where the conflict arises, but it has also caused issues with publishing forms in Infopath 2010 to the Sharepoint site, and creating/manipulating External lists using Sharepoint Designer.  

So not to self if you are getting quirky problems and have different release versions of Sharepoint from Office installed that may be your issue.
Dustin99352Author Commented:
Thanks for your attempt at helping, however that is a post I made and solved some time ago from a different problem I was having.  For others reading my question, this is strictly regarding the "Open this task" button that is associated with the email Sharepoint sends you in Outlook.  It should simply take me to the task's URL for that user, however it doesn't.  
my issue was a little different in that the button would not function at all. this dogged me for a while, was able to partially fix it, then finally dealt with it permanently, related to the activeX killbit issue. turns out there are TWO places in the registry that the killbit must be removed.

thanks to robvanderegetr, who had to pay for the fix.

On 64 bit machines you’ll have to check two locations.  Below is the registry key that must be removed if it exists. Microsoft called this a "kill-bit" which disables IE 9 from loading any Active X (.net) components.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ActiveX Compatibility\{00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000}


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ActiveX Compatibility\{00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000}

Here's the Microsoft article talking about stopping components from loading... 

Here's a link that Microsoft provided me that goes to the SpyBot website and specifically talks about the {00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000} key...
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