All desktop icons changed into .lnk file [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question devanisapana 1Posts Wednesday November 21, 2012Registration date November 22, 2012 Last seen - Last answered on Oct 6, 2017 at 03:30 AM by nisha
Hello, My problem is not solved

My problem which I give 2 days ago was not solved software rstassosiation I have installed but it described error file was not found or matched please give me another solution

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Here is the solution.
change all the icons with, open with explorer. when all icons on your desktop changed to internet explorer, then follow the below steps.

1.go to start menu. command
3.regedit in run command.
4.HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\software\microsoft\windows\currentvershion\explorer\fileExts\ for .lnk ext.
6.delete hole .lnk key or delete the userchioce key on that.
7 just restart.
it will definitely work.
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thankfull- Jan 15, 2015 at 07:24 AM
THANK YOU. It worked great. And here our comp tech was going to reimage my computer and I was going to loose all my files.
Thanks- Mar 21, 2017 at 11:01 PM
Thank you it worked
Been like that for 5 months on my old laptop
SUMIT1705 1Posts Friday May 12, 2017Registration date May 12, 2017 Last seen - May 12, 2017 at 10:24 AM
Thank you sooo much... It did work very well....
Raghavendra- Jul 6, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Thanks alot ,it really work very well.....
nisha- Oct 6, 2017 at 03:30 AM
thank you so much
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Hi devanisapana,

Try the resolution in the below mentioned link and see if this fixes the issue:

Note: The fix in the above link requires Windows Registry editing. Always make a backup of the Windows Registry before you modify any settings. For steps on how to backup Windows Registry check this:

Do reply with results.
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For Android user , delete .ink files easily . Step 1 ) You need rooted device . Step 2) You need SD Maid pro (root) . Step 3 ) Download nd install nd open sd maid pro . Step 4 ) Open Sd maid go to Explorer . Step 5) now you will see all folders nd files in memory card just select .ink files nd delete . Thats all :)

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