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Group Policy Errors Desktop Shortcut

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having trouble creating a shortcut on the desktop.  I know i can use a login script but I rather it happen with GP refresh.  Below is a my error log


2014-03-14 10:22:30.690 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] EVENT : The user 'endfirefox.lnk' preference item in the 'END Firefox {5AEA4BB6-3863-435D-9327-735396336D2A}' Group Policy object did not apply because it failed with error code '0x80070002 The system cannot find the file specified.'%100790273
2014-03-14 10:22:30.699 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Error suppressed. [ hr = 0x80070002 "The system cannot find the file specified." ]
2014-03-14 10:22:30.708 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed class <Shortcut> - endfirefox.lnk.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.715 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed class <Shortcuts>.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.724 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed package execution.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.732 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed execution of apply package.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.741 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Update GPH : apmCreateFoldersEx
2014-03-14 10:22:30.750 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Update GPH : xmlRemovalPackage
2014-03-14 10:22:30.765 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Update GPH : apmWriteFile
2014-03-14 10:22:30.773 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Updated GPH.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.786 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed apply GPO.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.794 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed GPO post-processing.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.802 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed get next GPO. [SUCCEEDED(S_FALSE)]
2014-03-14 10:22:30.809 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed calculate precedence.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.817 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed get RSoP class.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.825 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed initialize namespace.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.833 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] WQL : SELECT * FROM RSOP_PolmkrSetting WHERE polmkrBaseCseGuid = "{C418DD9D-0D14-4efb-8FBF-CFE535C8FAC7}"
2014-03-14 10:22:30.844 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Executed WQL query.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.858 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Purged 1 old RSoP entries.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.867 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Logging 1 new RSoP entries.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.880 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] RSoP Entry 0
2014-03-14 10:22:30.889 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370]  <INSTANCE CLASSNAME="RSOP_PolmkrShortcutSetting">
<PROPERTY NAME="name">
<VALUE>endfirefox.lnk</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="GPOID">
<VALUE>cn={5AEA4BB6-3863-435D-9327-735396336D2A},cn=policies,cn=system,DC=domain,DC=com</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="SOMID">
<VALUE>OU=Test,OU=desktop,OU=ware,DC=domain,DC=com</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrBaseGpeGuid">
<VALUE>{CEFFA6E2-E3BD-421B-852C-6F6A79A59BC1}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrBaseCseGuid">
<VALUE>{C418DD9D-0D14-4efb-8FBF-CFE535C8FAC7}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrBaseGpoDisplayName">
<VALUE>END Firefox</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrBaseGpoGuid">
<VALUE>{5AEA4BB6-3863-435D-9327-735396336D2A}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="id">
<VALUE>{DDACF528-7BF9-49E8-9706-BBABBBDA3E71}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="precedence" CHANGETYPE="3">
<VALUE>1</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="creationTime">
<VALUE>20140314142230.642000+000</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<INSTANCE CLASSNAME="RSOP_PolmkrShortcutItem">
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassClsid">
<VALUE>{4F2F7C55-2790-433e-8127-0739D1CFA327}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassUserContext">
<VALUE>1</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassName">
<VALUE>endfirefox.lnk</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassStatus">
<VALUE>endfirefox.lnk</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassImage">
<VALUE>0</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassChanged">
<VALUE>2014-03-14 14:22:14</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassUid">
<VALUE>{BB974019-EC9F-48BC-BB9D-6DF7D9E6B7DE}</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrPidl">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrTargetType">
<VALUE>FILESYSTEM</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrAction">
<VALUE>C</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrComment">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrShortcutKey">
<VALUE>0</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrStartIn">
<VALUE>C:\Windows\System32</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrArguments">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrIconIndex">
<VALUE>0</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrTargetPath">
<VALUE>C:\Windows\System32\taskkill.exe /f /im firefox.exe</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrIconPath">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrWindow">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrShortcutPath">
<VALUE>%DesktopDir%\endfirefox.lnk</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrActionResolved">
<VALUE>C</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrShortcutPathResolved">
<VALUE>C:\Users\atest\Desktop\endfirefox.lnk</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrTargetTypeResolved">
<VALUE>FILESYSTEM</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrIconPathResolved">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrIconIndexResolved">
<VALUE>0</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrTargetPathResolved">
<VALUE>C:\Windows\System32\taskkill.exe /f /im firefox.exe</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrCommentResolved">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrShortcutKeyResolved">
<VALUE>0</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrStartInResolved">
<VALUE>C:\Windows\System32</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrArgumentsResolved">
<VALUE></VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassResultCodeValue">
<VALUE>-2147024894</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassResultCode">
<VALUE>0x80070002</VALUE></PROPERTY>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrClassResultText">
<VALUE>The system cannot find the file specified.</VALUE></PROPERTY></INSTANCE>
<PROPERTY NAME="polmkrBaseHash">
<VALUE>RSOP_PolmkrShortcutSetting.polmkrShortcutPath=&quot;%DesktopDir%\endfirefox.lnk&quot;</VALUE></PROPERTY></INSTANCE>
2014-03-14 10:22:30.907 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed logging of RSoP data.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.915 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed commit reporting.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.924 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed GPO list post-processing.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.961 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed get GPO list. [SUCCEEDED(S_FALSE)]
2014-03-14 10:22:30.970 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Starting settings update.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.978 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed settings update.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.986 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Completed CSE post-processing.
2014-03-14 10:22:30.995 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] User impersonation uninitialized.
2014-03-14 10:22:31.014 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370] Leaving ProcessGroupPolicyExShortcuts() returned 0x00000000
2014-03-14 10:22:31.022 [pid=0x540,tid=0x1370]
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by:Patrick Bogers
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Sounds like the computer where the shortcut is installed to cannot access the source file to where this shortcut is point to. Where is the souce file stored? In SYSVOL the user should be able to retrieve it.
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which object you have selected file system or Shell ?
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which object you have selected file system or Shell ?
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by:silvercas
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i selected file system

hmmm there is no source file, Im under the impression this would create it
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where is the shortcut pointing to?
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by:silvercas
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action:Create

target path : C:\Windows\System32\taskkill.exe /f /im firefox.exe

start in:C:\Windows\System32

name: endfirefox.lnk

location:desktop
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by:silvercas
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arg this stinks

i just removed " /f /im firefox.exe" from target path and put in arguments and it appeared
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last weird tid bit.  all settings for shortcuts are created under user config, I also have the computer configuration setings disabled.  if I dont put this GPO in a computer ou it doesnt run.
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