Is your Sitecore 7+ Start Menu Link not working?

Many developers are facing an issue while trying to add the application shortcut to the start menu in Sitecore 7+ & Sitecore 6.6.

This is because Sitecore no more allows the url attribute in General Link field’s raw value in Sitecore 7+(see Brijesh Patel’s blog about this).

The same is true for Sitecore 6.6 as it is adding .aspx extension to the url.

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