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  2. JDK-6478611

Reg: Reinstalling javaws appln does not create shortcut when the shortcut option is "Always Allow"

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    • Subcomponent:
    • Introduced In Version:
      6
    • Resolved In Build:
      b16
    • CPU:
      x86
    • OS:
      windows
    • Verification:
      Verified

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        Reg: Reinstalling javaws appln does not create shortcut when the shortcut option is "Always Allow"

        Tested build : mustang b100
        Tested OS : windows

        Steps to reproduce :
        1. Install mustang build 100
        2. Install notepad.jnlp appln from the prompt ./javaws http://java.sun.com/products/javawebstart/apps/notepad.jnlp.
        3. Remove notepad application.
        4. Choose "Always Allow" option for "ShortCut Creation" in Java Control Panel
        5. go to deleted applications view
        6. Select the notepad application and click re-install icon

        The notepad application is launched but the shortcut is not created.

        Expected behavior : The shortcut should be created on both desktop as well as menu

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                Assignee:
                herrick Andy Herrick (Inactive)
                Reporter:
                mnarayansunw Malathi Narayanan (Inactive)
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