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all shortcuts and Program Menu items changed to files with a .lnk extension

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When a user is starting a remote desktop session (MAC) on a Windows 2008 server, all shortcuts and Program Menu items changed to files with a .lnk extension.
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by:Venugopal N
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Click the below link and click Run to get it fixed.

http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/regs_edits/linkfilerestore.reg
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I'm not running a link without any explanation.
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Venugopal N earned 500 total points
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For same issue ..refer the following link if you need to restore the Registry manually.

http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/Windows_7/Q_27847301.html
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