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Problem with Shortcut

The drive or network connection that the...

 
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The shortcut you attempted to open specifies a network item that is not available or has been disconnected.

 
 
   
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  Problem with Shortcut 

 
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  The drive or network connection that the shortcut 'item ' refers to is unavailable. Make sure that the disk is properly inserted or the network resource is available, and then try again. 

 
Typical location
  C:\WINDOWS\

 
Issued By
  explorer.exe

 
OS
  Windows XP

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  Microsoft Corporation    
 
   
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Fix Network
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Fix the network connection. Assuming the physical or wireless connection is working, have Windows attempt a repair:

For Windows 8:

  1. Right-click on the network icon in the toolbar.


  2. Select Troubleshoot problems.
  3. Windows will attempt to repair the connection.

For Windows 7:

  1. Right-click on the network icon in the toolbar.


  2. Select Troubleshoot and repair.
  3. Windows will attempt to repair the connection.


For Windows Vista:

  1. Right-click on the network icon in the toolbar.


  2. Select Diagnose and repair.
  3. Windows will attempt to repair the connection.


For Windows XP:

  1. Right-click on the network icon in the toolbar.


  2. Select Repair.
  3. Windows will attempt to repair the connection.
 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 19-Jan-2009
 
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Remove the Shortcut
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After closing this dialog, right-click on the shortcut icon and select delete.
 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 18-Aug-2009
 
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