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by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 5, 2010 3:50 AM PST In reply to: It worked! What is it? If you open up the tweakui this is what you are looking for (screenshot below) Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied8 years ago. The virus was deleted. http://textminingnews.com/how-to/archived-items-in-windows-2000-professional-file-search.php

I do not know for sure that it will - but we have to try. Niharikareddy Inugaala March 30, 2012 at 5:35 am thanks alottt tina....:-) Egaythorpe March 29, 2012 at 9:06 pm The guy in my it department said id have to wipe my comp, Rgomezeti June 16, 2011 at 9:29 am Thank you so much Aibek, option 2 worked perfectly.. Just go to http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/ and click on 'Ask a question' button on the right .

How To Change Lnk Files Back To Default

I tried the one fro the beginning and it didn't work and then I saw your's. Extracted it to my desktop. I'm not sure whether Tuf's registry fix link or the one I suggested worked for you, but that's no matter.Well done.It's possible that it didn't work the first time because sometimes, Once regedit is open click File>Import and locate that reg file fix, hilite it and click Open.If you have any more questions about this feel free to post the questions.Tufenuf Flag

Thank you very much for your time and consideration. really .. thank you. Lnk File Virus johnboss January 20, 2011 at 2:49 pm thank you very much.....

i screwed up my win 7 just like Henry did.. Well - let me see if I can figure something out for you - This is really interesting and strange because the .lnk extension is normal for shortcuts, and the registry thank you! My case was Open Office. 2) Solution found for Windows XP SP3: a) Make a list of extensions whose icons are corrupted (mine were all MS Office products) b) Click start

This is where we step in and offer a pinpoint solution for the particular symptoms that you observe. How To Convert .lnk Files To Normal The .lnk remains in both the program folder and on the desktop. Expert: dawber39 replied8 years ago. first check the root of the c drive for a file with the name autorun.inf. Sometimes a virus or malware may have infected your computer and damaged your .EXE or .LNK file associations.

How To Change Lnk Files Back To Normal

I need to pay more attention to what I'm check/unchecking. Plus it's very easy to backup/restore the registry using File-> Import/Export options. How To Change Lnk Files Back To Default I GOT IT THANX A MILLION RICHARD Tina June 14, 2011 at 2:07 am Glad it worked for you, but I cannot take the praise for it. How To Open Lnk File I hope the OP, (Original Poster) also sees this.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I Have the same Problem with this "AV XP" Virus.

would have saved me 4 days of B.S Aibek February 18, 2012 at 11:03 am glad to hear it worked for you) zara March 28, 2012 at 10:46 am thanks a this contact form and all are .lnk file...give me the solution coz these are my imp.dat.how to change them into original format Vikas Gupta October 18, 2010 at 5:26 pm Thanks dear it worked It does the job perfectly on a RDS Session for an only user who had lost MS Office icons (only)... I took initial credit for being a hero, but then gave makeuseof.com the credit for supplying the answer !!! How To Open .lnk Files In Windows 7

THANKS <-that's a big thanks Animeshlodha November 8, 2010 at 12:39 pm thanks a lot really helped. It is a bit different from the one you have downloaded, and I am trying to figure out a way to get it to you. Analeadellinger624 January 13, 2012 at 5:22 am Thank-you a million times over, I have piles of h-work to do and every file was opening in photo gallery as blank--this fix saved have a peek here by Tufenuf / March 5, 2010 3:40 AM PST In reply to: Save the file to Hard Disk?

I then extracted it to my desktop. How To Remove Lnk Virus Using Cmd Samson Jerry. However, I noticed it wasnt affecting another user on the same PC.

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Jeremy Atkins September 17, 2011 at 10:47 pm Apparently, the file name is misleading, because it DOES work for Windows 7 as well as Vista. To start TweakUI, double-click the TweakUI icon in Control Panel. I wanted to give her ability to install applications so she gets admin password, but I wanted to ... How To Change .lnk Files To Default shortcut file without editing the registry?

have the exact same problem but dont see the solution anywhere :( FIDELIS December 21, 2011 at 1:24 am Hello, if you are using windows 7, visit the link provided below.  matahari November 26, 2010 at 12:52 pm THANK YOU !!!! can you tell me which program you clicked on after you clicked change program? Check This Out Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site.

Customer Question All of my Windows 2000 desktop short cuts have spontaniously changed their names to .lnk such as the shortcut to Adobe Acrobat now appears this way: Adobe Acrobat 7.0 On the contrary accept my apologies. Instead, you will find a Software Candy entry in your Start Menu, which allows you to uninstall it, should you ever want to do this. and its really hard to navigate my computer, I cant even open notepad.