New Shortcut Wizard Does Not Start or Option Missing in Windows Vista

by Rohit Khurana on July 25, 2008

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Trouble:

Today I would like to share a trouble which I was experiencing for a long time by now in windows vista.

 

This problem occurs when ever I right click on my desktop to create a new shortcut by Right Click, New >> Shortcut ( as shown in the image below )

new-shortcut

 

But after select shortcut nothing happens except for the mouse pointer changing to an hour-glass or a waiting circle for sometime.

 

Let’s see how can we fix this trouble

Fix:

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The main reason behind this trouble is missing or incorrect registry entries, in the following registry path

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.lnk\ShellNew

In order to fix it, You need to merge the registry fix for link association in windows. Download the Registry Fix from the link given below and double click to merge it into the system registry.

 

[ Download Registry Fix for Link Association (.lnk) ]

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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

sandy July 25, 2008 at 8:23 am

hello rohit,
wat can u sugggest if iam in a dilama to install wether xp2 or vista. if u dont mine i want to chat wid u personally so plz can u send u r email id or plz add my id

Rohit July 26, 2008 at 4:57 am

@sandy

If your computer has good graphics card and at-least 1GB RAM, the go for Vista, else Windows XP will be a better choice.

sandy July 28, 2008 at 6:23 am

thanks rohit

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