This error generally occurs when the protocol handler for the URL shortcut target is invalid or improperly registered. The two most common protocol handlers are HTTP and FTP.

To correct this error

  1. Use a valid protocol handler.

  2. Check the spelling of the protocol handler being used.

  3. Contact your system administrator to make sure the protocol handler is properly installed.

  4. Consult your Administrator about potential network or security problems.

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