Error message: "This APP-V package contains no shortcuts for RES Workspace Manager to import"

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    Problem

    When importing a Microsoft App-V 5 application in the RES Workspace Manager Console the error message "This APP-V package contains no shortcuts for RES Workspace Manager to import" is shown.

     

    Cause

    When importing a Microsoft APP-V package that contains shortcuts to the desktop or shortcuts to .bat, .lnk or .cmd files, the shortcuts are not recognized by RES Workspace Manager.

     

    Solution

    This issue is resolved in RES Workspace Manager 2014 SR2 and RES Workspace Manager 2012 SR6.
     
    In case the Service Release is not (yet) available or in case the Service Release cannot be installed, a revision containing this update is available on request at RES Support.
     
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