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Windows 7: Web Document property disappearing on URL shortcuts

04 Jun 2014   #21
Erock

Windows 7 Home prem 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by UsernameIssues View Post
Wait - how did you determine that it works?
Did you double click on that shortcut while it was in he backup lib?
Yes.

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Or did you open/check it in notepad?
If you double clicked on it...
...then it could have been changed right then
...before you copied it to your favorites.
But it still worked afterwards.


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If you want to create a new user profile - but the issue might start happening again since we don't know the app that is causing this.
I really don't want to do that.


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04 Jun 2014   #22
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

You can try the read-only file attribute.

Or we can try and find the offending app using process monitor and maybe a script.
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11 Jun 2014   #23
Erock

Windows 7 Home prem 64 bit
 
 

Update:

Another duff link and when I copy/replace the backup in, it immediately becomes duff. When I copy and keep both files, I get one duff link and the (2) version works.

Headshaking stuff:
Two minutes later both of them work fine!!
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