I also posted this to the ie6.outlookexpress.wishlist news group and I got a
fix that works. It also fixed the solitair game that has been on the blink
for months so my wife is pleased as well.
Kim Bergman fixed this for me by directing me how to fix oleaut32.dll
using the fix from.
download the exe file and run it. it asks if you want to replace several
dll's. say no to all except oleaut32.dll this fixed me.
Great to get a result
> OLEXP: Internet Shortcuts in Outlook Express Do Not Start Web Browser
> When you double-click an Internet shortcut in an Outlook Express e-mail
> message, your Web browser may not start or connect to the Web page.
> If you copy and paste the URL in the address bar does it work?
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> Henri Leboeuf
> Web page: http://www.generation.net/~hleboeuf/index.htm
> > When I click on links in IE or OE the internet explorer window opens but
> > there is no address in the window and the program sits with an
> > I have checked the file allocation tables. for:
> > URL:Gopher protocol
> > URL:Hypertext Transfer Protocol
> > URL:Hypertext Protocol with privacy
> > URL:File Transfer Protocol
> > I have set all the filenames to full long titles in the files type
> > and under DDE I get
> > #1:
> > "%1",,-1,0,,,,
> > #2:
> > IExplore
> > #3:
> > (blank)
> > #4:
> > WWW_openURL
> > I have run regsvr32 urlmon.dll.
> > All the above I have picked up by browsing news and support pages.
> > I think the damage may have been caused by a firewall I installed and I
> > uninstalled it.(Secure All)
> > I have been trying everything I have come across for days now with
> > no success.
> > ---
> > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
> > Checked by Expert Anti-Virus.
> > Version: 6.0.408 / Virus Database: 230 - Release Date: 24/10/02