Roaming users getting broken office shortcuts on the desktop

My users with roaming profiles are having a peculiar issue. When roaming from Machine A ( network) at a different building to Machine B( network) at another building, only the shortcuts pertaining to office 2007 are showing up as broken and do not function, all other desktop shortcuts are fine. Both machines and software installed are identical. If the user goes from Machine B back to Machine A, the icons work again.

As a current workaround, we have placed a set of shortcuts for Office 2007 from both Machine A and Machine B on the desktop, and the users know to identify which set is functional.

I have been unsuccessful in fixing this or finding an answer in my research, so hoping someone here has seen this before and know's how to fix it.
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I know of a workaround that may help - or get you started on the permanent fix.

Right click the shortcut for the Office program and select properties - you will notice the target is not a file path - it is a program name. Shortcuts for Office have a unique link to them that does not always translate well.

If you were to manually navigate to the .exe in C:\Program files\Microsoft Office\... and create the shortcut directly off the executable you will see this shortcut has a path to the folder it starts in (under properties). This should work better for you and the roaming profile situation.

This is a workaround that will resolve the issue. There may be a better fix if someone know how the original shortcuts work. I never never figured it  out myself.

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tjwo94Author Commented:
Confirming this, I will let you know how it goes. Thank you for the quick reply.
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tjwo94Author Commented:
My apologies, It's been busy and I neglected to address the answer provided. The solution provided did work, and I thank you very much for the guidance.
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