Windows 10: Your "TIPS" page says "this link needs to be opened with an application" and it asks me to...

Discus and support Your "TIPS" page says "this link needs to be opened with an application" and it asks me to... in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; Im on you microsoft tips page and every time I try to open anything a window opens called "Launch application" and says "this link needs to be opened... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by bongo02, Jul 6, 2019.

  1. bongo02 Win User

    Your "TIPS" page says "this link needs to be opened with an application" and it asks me to...


    Im on you microsoft tips page and every time I try to open anything a window opens called "Launch application" and says "this link needs to be opened with an application" and it asks me to choose an application! I'm just trying to view recomended t-shooting on how to keep my PC healthy, because it is sick and tons of things are wrong with it. For one my start menu stopped working!! Yes it doesnt work.

    So what application must I open to veiw anything on your tips page?? heres the link https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/tips/home


    I had to sign in using an email that I dont have because it wouldnt take the email address I used the last time I was here. PLEASE SEND IT TO

    *** Email address is removed for privacy ***

    or

    *** Email address is removed for privacy ***


    PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO

    *** Email address is removed for privacy ***

    it doesnt exist. Why do you make this so impossible? I am wasting my time asking for help because no one is going to help me

    :)
     
    bongo02, Jul 6, 2019
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  2. Links in Windows 10 e-mail won't open. When I click on a link, it says "application not found".

    Hi Ronald,

    I appreciate if you could answer a
    few questions to narrow down the issue and to provide you better assistance.

    • How are you accessing your Email account? Is it through browser or any application?
    • If through app, which app are you using?
    • Is this issue specific to any link? Did you using different links?
    • Which is the default browser set on your Computer?
    As an initial troubleshooting step, I suggest you to change your default browser to other browser like IE or Edge and check if this helps.

    • Go to Settings.
    • Click on System.
    • Select Default apps and change the browser under web browser.
    Kindly get back to us with the above information and status of the issue to assist you further.

    Thank You.
     
    ThofikhAhamad, Jul 6, 2019
    #2
  3. John Vil Win User
    Can't open Outlook links in Edge

    Hi,

    In order for us to assist you better, kindly answer the questions below:

    • Dose this problem occur on a particular website or all the links you try to open from Outlook?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you done?

    In the meantime, we suggest that you reset Microsoft Edge. Kindly refer to the steps below:

    • Open Microsoft Edge.
    • Click on More options […].
    • Click on Settings.
    • Click on ‘Choose what to clear’.
    • Select all of them and click on Clear all.

    We look forward for your reply.
     
    John Vil, Jul 6, 2019
    #3
  4. Your "TIPS" page says "this link needs to be opened with an application" and it asks me to...

    "Open link in new tab" opens a new tab but also replaces the page I was on

    Hi Bob,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    I understand that you are facing issues with Internet Explorer. I apologize for the inconvenience caused to you.

    To assist you better, please provide the information:

    • When you say that "Whenever I click open link in new tab", are you referring of opening link in the new tab or clicking on link in a particular page to open in new tab?
    • When you say that "the link opens in a new tab but also in the page I'm on", is the link opens in the new tab near to the open websites?

    I suggest you to send the screenshot of the issue in the next post.

    How to include a screenshot in your post:

    How to include a screenshot in your post

    Reply to us with the information, so that we can assist you better.

    Let us know if you need any further assistance on Windows related issues and we will be glad to help.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Jul 6, 2019
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