I had tried to work with ESRI regarding this but didn't have much luck. I used the ArcGIS Pro (2.0.0) Python Package Manager (say that 5 time fast) to install the ArcGIS API for Python per the 2nd option described in this blog. Basically, the shortcuts for launching IPython and Jupyter Notebooks are bad. You can see them attempt to open a cmd window but then fail.
Looking at the shortcut target, there's so much it exceeds the available space for the shortcut! Yes, it ends with that last "C:/P
"C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Pro\bin\Python\envs\arcgispro-py3\python.exe" C:\Users\zhart\AppData\Local\Temp\_MEI129082\cwp.py "C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Pro\bin\Python\envs\arcgispro-py3" "C:/Program Files/ArcGIS/Pro/bin/Python/envs/arcgispro-py3/python.exe" "C:/P
Anyone else experience this?