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Back to top #7 Eyesee Eyesee Bleepin Teck Shop BC Advisor 3,458 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:In the middle of Kansas Local time:09:36 PM Posted 13 July 2011 - 01:04 PM try this first! If this doesnt come up and there is a restore button on your folder options dialogue window click that and all should be ok. Språk: Svenska Innehållsplats: Sverige Begränsat läge: Av Historik Hjälp Läser in ... navigate here

Step 1: Download or create the proper .REG file from the information below. Once regedit is open click File>Import and locate that reg file fix, hilite it and click Open.Note: If you can't access the Internet with the problem computer use another computer to But any file named SETUP.exe will not run. You need to right click your program or link and choose "Run as". https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/xp-will-not-recognize-all-exe-applications-383880/

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Any help would be appreciated. Report artemis- Apr 19, 2010 at 08:37 PM Gah I don't know what to do yu guys. Läser in ... I did not want to wipe the hard drive and install everything again!!!

In the Group Policy settings window 3. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). IT WORKED!!!!! Can't Run Exe Files Windows 7 Select the File | Import menu item, navigate to the .REG file and select it.

Cant open .exe files in Windows 7 64-bit? Doug Knox Xp Fixes Helpful +4 Report brian Apr 12, 2010 at 10:57 AM thank you so much! Register now! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-25384-unable-to-open-any-programs-in-windows-xp Not able to open any of the files.

The indicator lights do Cant open .exe files in Windows 7 64-bit? Xp Exe Fix It's amazing that even Microsoft doen't know how to fix the problem! its a very good application to remove maleware. If you cant open your virus protection then try right clicking on the virus link or exe or even a txt file and select open with on the menu.

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Report what- Apr 7, 2010 at 06:06 PM i have a problem I go to start >all programs and almost all folders say empty I cant go on paint and other here I downloaded/unzipped/ran it and it asked if I wanted to import it into the registry. Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp Home | How To Use FILExt | Tell Us About an Extension | FAQ | Terms | Privacy and Cookies Policy © Copyright 2000-17 Uniblue Systems Ltd. Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp When I right click, then give open with It opens.

Report mjew- Apr 10, 2010 at 02:15 AM Awesome!! check over here For example to open>> regedit: Go to My Computer and navigate here>> C:\WINDOWS\regedit>> ----------------------------------------------------->> >>>.> Can't find your answer ? Report vijay- Apr 8, 2010 at 11:49 PM Hi J Man. You just made my day! Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp

Sometimes, permissions are removed by some software so you might have to check the "allow" box for the user log in you used when signing onto the computer. by Kees Bakker / February 21, 2010 2:54 AM PST In reply to: No Luck That's a big step forward. When I click on any shortcut on the desktop nothing happens. http://optionrefi.com/windows-xp/reload-windows-xp-boot-files.php So, what ever is preventing programs named: "setup.exe" from running, appears to be disabled in safe mode This is looking more like a malicious code rather than a malfunctioning component.

http://www.dougknox.com/xp/fileassoc/xp_exe_fix.zip View all 17 comments Report Amy- Mar 30, 2010 at 10:45 AM Thanks!! Exe Files Not Opening Windows 10 Navigate directly to the program you want to run and open it insted of using the shortcut and see if it opens that way. Försök igen senare.

But I seem to be fixed now.

Läser in ... Windows XP will not run ANY setup.exe program Started by Oechsli , Jul 11 2011 01:56 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 16 replies Be certain you have the proper version of the Registry editor for the operating system version you are running. .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 Report Will- Oct 26, 2009 at 03:22 AM I tried downloading that file from dougknox but when Itry to open it, it says- Registry editing has been disabled by your administrator

In the beginning there was the command line. I also get the message "Windows>> cannot open this file"(needs to know what created>> program) when I try to open anything, including system>> restore, msconfig, regedit, etc.>>>> Any ideas? Thanks. weblink Nothing.?

Report penji- Apr 10, 2010 at 12:42 PM what if the messenger is not listed Helpful +9 Report Nis Apr 11, 2010 at 05:42 PM Yes thank you so much this Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware is the answer click on it say open with go down the list you will see command something another a blue square use that poof now your in command So I stupid-idly did a reboot. Then, press and hold the Control key while you click on the File menu and then the New Task (Run) item.

I have an XP system doing the same thing but coming back clean after MWB scan. please suggest me Report Vanessa- Mar 8, 2010 at 03:55 PM As soon as I open the file & added it to the registry. Right click on the saved REG file and select Merge from the options presented. Report Pamalu- Apr 16, 2011 at 02:46 PM Thank you soooo much.

I have XP as the OS. exactly same thing shows up for me.. Ask ! by P_Ron / February 20, 2010 11:06 PM PST I removed a virus from my system and now certain application (.exe) files will not run.

Select User Configuration 4.