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Had to either right click on them to say "start". On the menu that pops up look for the Run As... This is a fairy common problem, and I'm sure someone like Lighthouse will be able to help - It's still the middle of the night is some parts of the world! Report Hannahl3- Mar 6, 2010 at 06:27 AM Absolutely stunning, back to normal in one click!

What should I do? You will likely have to say OK to a number of different things (the user access control and the registry editor for certain) but afterward (and a restart to be certain) No probs, my pleasure :) Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. Report Mduval- Feb 18, 2010 at 04:06 PM WOW THANKS ALOT!!! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-25384-unable-to-open-any-programs-in-windows-xp

Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files

But I have to say, I DID NOT create this program. After all that, whatever fix you apply, be certain to restart the computer before attempting to do anything else with it. Several functions may not work. If you are lucky, the REG file will merge and the problem will be solved and you don't need Step 3 below.

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its not working for me Report Jas- Mar 16, 2010 at 05:09 PM Hi, don't worry sweet heart, I had the same problem. Doug Knox Xp Fixes Report asd- May 9, 2010 at 11:45 AM THANK YOUUU, you do not know how much this pissed me off, lol Report Ali- May 9, 2010 at 11:32 PM when I Home | How To Use FILExt | Tell Us About an Extension | FAQ | Terms | Privacy and Cookies Policy © Copyright 2000-17 Uniblue Systems Ltd. Report James A- Apr 15, 2010 at 07:41 AM Brilliant, thanks a lot this been really troubling me Report Awsome-o3000- Apr 17, 2010 at 10:59 AM thanks alot man :D Report

I really dont know which of these worked, or whether or not I needed to do both...but the system now works. Rstassociations Xp But the dougknox website fix worked great. i had the same problem tho and it is a virus that messes up your shell. restart in safe mode.

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Report Lost- Mar 18, 2010 at 10:29 PM Thought I was in luck when I found all these comments about the dougknox fix. Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files what could be causing this in the first place?>>>> So far I've received following advice, but have not had a>> chance to try it yet:>>>> ----------------------------------------------------->> For starters check to see Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp Is that anywhere on my computer?

If not then go on-line and download an iso image; which then burn to CD/DVD and have handy...With that CD /DVD you can usually boot into that Linux OS - run You can do this by creating a .REG file with these lines in it... Do you think I'll have to pay to have it repaired as I just can't see any other way of self-repairing it due to everything either downloading as an unopenable file Rest of the activities are clearly specified, go on with the instructions. Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp

Open the File Types dialog from any Explorer window -- use My Documents or My Computer (Tools | Folder Options | File Types Tab). And after the reboot I lost every program. Helpful +34 Report venkat Nov 9, 2008 at 10:41 PM I experienced the same problem. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

You may choose a Restore Point (a date your computer was in good health) and go on as per the instructions. .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 I'll give this a try!Gene.>-----Original Message----->Riddle time: when does an EXE not act like an EXE?>>When its file association is messed up.>>But wait! In the beginning there was the command line.

thank you minigeek for not giving up on me.

IT WORKED!! :D Report karin- May 3, 2010 at 06:33 PM omg, thank you ~ :) Report libra- May 8, 2010 at 02:33 PM when I right click on Programs...I don't Then go to File, Save As. Report Pamalu- Apr 16, 2011 at 02:46 PM Thank you soooo much. Xp Exe Fix thanks a millllllllll Report SP- Apr 6, 2010 at 10:28 AM Holy Crap!

f) OK, that didn't work. Thats where I had the problem...albeit it probably lame...I dont know where to save something to "Hard Disk". It created an issue where no application with an .exe extension will start. Everything provided for repairing was an .exe file which was my problem.

Unfortunately, this rarely works. Extracted it to my desktop. Cant open .exe files in Windows 7 64-bit? My computer stopped being able to run exe files on a single power user account - the other accounts were fine.

Select Administrative Templates 5. I'll make back-ups of important stuff. Select Ctrl+Alt+Delete options 7. Report bamboo- Apr 5, 2010 at 10:32 AM beautiful work my friend.

I've tried everything I could find on this site that relates to my problem. Unfortunately, this also rarely works. ultimategtaplayer 506,815 views 8:28 How to delete virus manually without using anti-virus. - Duration: 7:59. Loading...

Helpful +45 Report $u$pect Apr 20, 2010 at 04:52 PM Same used - http://www.dougknox.com Then click - 'Win XP Fixes' Then click - 'File Association Fixes' Then - 'EXE File Association This now happens on any .exe file, not just MBAM. Once you have the .REG file stored on your system see below for how to use it. [Note: Be certain to save the .REG file on the computer where the problem Report gza- Feb 12, 2010 at 06:27 PM Thanks Emi, fixed the issue immediately.

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