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That page is offline now.Any direction or advisement is appreciated.Best,GR Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't run programs by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 14, 2009 7:55 PM Helpful +45 Report $u$pect Apr 20, 2010 04:52PM Same used - http://www.dougknox.com Then click - 'Win XP Fixes' Then click - 'File Association Fixes' Then - 'EXE File Association Fix' And MIND EXPLAINING A BIT? So I followed your instructions to open my files, but now they won't open at all.
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I would do it one at a time, eg; uninstall the first application, reboot, (restart), the computer, then reinstall it. Thanks.... I was able to run programs so I could try to eliminate the trojan. Xp Exe Fix This entry was originally published as an article on January 26, 2006. #1: Use a Windows startup disk One of the first things you should reach for when troubleshooting a Windows
Ever grateful Leo BodyMindSuccess.com Report hollywood- Feb 17, 2010 05:07PM the dougknox.com worked great...thanks for the help! Iniciar sesión 144 35 ¿No te gusta este vídeo? I use many virus protect programs, and none of them seem able to catch this damn thing in the act. 3) Why is it that when the PC Guard hacks my Let the web site scan your system, then see if you can download and install the updates from there.6] Firefox.
Report Franks- Feb 28, 2010 11:38AM WOW thanks soooo much Em your method worked and all my programs are working again by one click thanks alot saved me big time I .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 sheriff120 Vyger3 years agoReplyHow can you possibly download and install malwarebytes if the problem is that your computer won't download and install anything?dannick.hoorn sheriff1201 year agoReplythis is the best reaction i ever had Control+Alt+Delete won't even open, and the only way to shut it down is to unplug it as the shut-down button does not actually shut the computer down, the only way to The only issue I can see is that the automatic updates from Microsoft just won't install.4.
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For some reasons, that time it also messed up my EXE file extensions, I couldn't run anything. his comment is here Everything works perfectly. Report sanket- Oct 10, 2012 08:44PM it works:-) Report Victoria kenbridge- Oct 17, 2012 07:59AM That program rocked Thankssssssssss Report kbatchu 1Posts Sunday November 4, 2012Registration date November 4, 2012 Last Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Xp wont open programs by Tufenuf / May 11, 2009 2:46 AM PDT In reply to: Xp wont open programs carbonation, Try Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp
Report Devesh- Apr 12, 2010 11:38PM Dear Friends I"ve Tried the File "RunAsShortcutFix.zip " and believe me really it works better. Since applying it, every time the malicious fake-virus check program pops up I kill Firefox and it dies without installing - there have been no EXE file extension problems since I If this doesnt come up and there is a restore button on your folder options dialogue window click that and all should be ok. http://culturahq.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-windows-update-not-working.html 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
Having two or more of each will cause conflicts. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp To begin, insert the Windows XP CD into the drive, restart your system, and boot from the CD. Thanks a million Report davo- Mar 4, 2010 04:40AM Just used the doug knox fix and it worked perfectly.
When it detects an impending change, System Restore immediately makes backup copies, called restore points, of these critical components before the change occurs. Life safer Report $u$pect› Lynn - Apr 20, 2010 04:50PM Same used - http://www.dougknox.com Then click - 'Win XP Fixes' Then click - 'File Association Fixes' Then - 'EXE File Association Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Xp won't open programs by Tufenuf / May 11, 2009 4:27 AM PDT In reply to: Xp won't open programs carbonation, I My Computer Will Not Open Any Programs Windows 7 Then choose browse and find your virus exe.
I was about to reload Windows XP. Click Next. Report Lost- Mar 18, 2010 10:29PM Thought I was in luck when I found all these comments about the dougknox fix. http://culturahq.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-won-39-t-start.html To use the Last Known Good Configuration feature, first restart the computer by pressing [Ctrl][Alt][Delete].
Vuelve a intentarlo más tarde. If not...I would consider the hard drive suspect. Dan Scallon 55.444 visualizaciones 1:58 Fix EXE files not opening(Vista) - Duración: 0:43. Here is the web site for those.
I've contacted Microsoft to let them know that I can't get the updates to install even though I have a genuine/purchased copy of Windows XP Pro SP3 running.Any help or guidance It is strange to get rid of and I have gotten it on my Pc way too many times. If so...I would take a look at the hard drive/partition as a possible problem. It looks quite scary - this big .reg file - but I assume it will at least not make things worse.
Report JADEwithTROUBLE- Apr 20, 2010 07:13PM I DON'T UNDERSTAND THE RUN-AS.. Here's how it works. To boot from the Windows XP CD, insert it into the CD-ROM drive on the problem system and press [Ctrl][Alt][Delete] to reboot the computer. I'm thinking of installing ZoneAlarm in favor of McAfee's as I get it for free (and legitimately) anyway from Comcast.That's it.
Nothing.? Good question. great fix Report Kurchencko- Apr 9, 2010 09:44AM It Works great thanks Report neo- Apr 9, 2010 03:57PM thanks a lot boss you saved my computer Report jenmovies- Apr 9, 2010 Start by booting the system with the Windows XP CD and accessing the Recovery Console as described in #4.
Malware can do this. First, boot the system with the Windows XP CD and access the Recovery Console as described in #4. But I am still having the same problem. It appears to definitely be virus/malware related and the experts on that forum should be able to help you.Tufenuf Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - xp won't open programs
When it is update it may close down again. Extract the REG file to your hard disk and double click it. I have the same issue as everyone else--can't get programs to run at all.