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*Major Problem* - Asks Me What I Want To Open An .exe With!


For example, you can associate .mp3 music files with either Windows Media Player (default) or with a media player of your choice, such as VLC or Winamp. Report rockyyyyyyyy- Jan 4, 2010 at 09:29 AM ur solution is rokinnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnggggggggggggg tnk u dear Report Hari- Jan 20, 2010 at 07:55 PM I too have the same problem......I did as See my other reply above.Tufenuf Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks! Fixing or changing a file association is very simple. his comment is here

I have XP as the OS. However, there are file types that these programs cannot open. how do you run it in safe mode? http://www.dougknox.com/xp/fileassoc/xp_exe_fix.zip View all 17 comments Report Amy- Mar 30, 2010 at 10:45 AM Thanks!! read this article

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Report marisa› matthew - Apr 19, 2010 at 12:16 PM Thank You, you made my day... Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: MY PC says to Choose a program to open the file you want This post has been flagged and Report qwer- Apr 9, 2010 at 11:43 PM Omg! by Somethol / January 1, 2012 10:14 AM PST In reply to: Those instructions Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - NO...

But here comes the main problem.Every time I try to open any program, my PC asks me to "Choose the program you want to open this file". Enter REGEDIT.EXE and press Enter.You might want to give it a try, if you haven't already. Select System 6. My Computer Wont Open Any Programs Windows 7 Top post and tell all you can.

even though I got the error, I guess its working. Computer Won't Open Any Programs Windows 10 Report Franks- Feb 28, 2010 at 11:38 AM WOW thanks soooo much Em your method worked and all my programs are working again by one click thanks alot saved me big You can also associate other file types with the same program. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-544173-all-programs-say-choose-file-to-open Thank you sososo much.

hello, griff. Windows 10 Programs Won't Open Say ok and now everyhting will work. solved internet explorer cant open two pages solved BSoD every time I open a program which uses my amd graphics card, if i just use integrated graphics no problems. For once in my lifetime, Symantec has created a useful tool.

Computer Won't Open Any Programs Windows 10

I even went in and deleted all alternate profiles and only left the new one. Am I just screwed?Jenn Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not Grif but.. No Programs Will Open Windows 10 All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices make-use-of-logo logo-background menu search search-start close email bookmark facebook google twitter pinterest stumbleupon whatsapp amazon youtube youtube label-rectangle triangle-long down PC & Windows 10 Can't Open Anything I think the solution may be the same but I have not read of the exact symptoms you describe, before.

Report joecool- Oct 19, 2009 at 09:37 AM Thanks! this content This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Depending on which version you have (ie7 or ie8) this process can be different. What caused the issue in your case? Choose The Program You Want To Use To Open This File Windows 7

I suspect that the software was unstable and caused all my icons not to work. I'am serious. Report Peter- Dec 10, 2009 at 05:36 PM Emi's fix worked perfectly. http://laptopdeathmatch.com/windows-10/exe-reg-everything-wont-open.php Report samrat- Mar 15, 2010 at 09:32 PM hii i'm samrat I too hava the same prbm...plz help mee...

Easy and happened automagically. None Of My Programs Will Open Windows 10 I tried to go to Control Panel and try using the Add/Remove program to check if there was any program I can use to fix this problem. Report sanket- Oct 10, 2012 at 08:44 PM it works:-) Report Victoria kenbridge- Oct 17, 2012 at 07:59 AM That program rocked Thankssssssssss Report kbatchu 1Posts Sunday November 4, 2012Registration date

Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Registry Editor by BFC_FAN / August 24, 2010 8:42 AM PDT In reply to: AFter You Unzip The File, Looking Inside..

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). by Sariachan / March 27, 2012 8:13 AM PDT In reply to: Not Grif but.. thanks bionik! Choose The Program You Want To Use To Open This File Keeps Popping Up But I would like to get my computer back running as it should.

Hey Grifafter I download the file that you gave the link to, it opens the file in notepad.Here's what the notepad says[Quote][Version]Signature="$CHICAGO$"[DefaultInstall]AddReg=FixSwenDelReg=EnableRegTools[FixSwen]HKCR, "batfile\shell\open\command",,0,"""%1"" %*"HKCR, "comfile\shell\open\command",,0,"""%1"" %*"HKCR, "exefile\shell\open\command",,0,"""%1"" %*"HKCR, "piffile\shell\open\command",,0,"""%1"" %*"HKCR, "regfile\shell\open\command",,0,"regedit.exe Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - exefix for win 7 by scc-tech / April 17, 2013 3:34 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Still won't work I have the Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks for the response by Lessynz / March 22, 2016 12:37 PM PDT In reply to: Good exit! check over here Time to use their support.

I could give you directives to modify registry entries but that would require time and in some cases be risky. Report boredsilly- Mar 16, 2010 at 11:04 PM THANK U, u saved me soooo much work, this has saved me from throwing my laptop at a puppy and/or a child... I used Spybot Search and Destroy to clear the spyware and the virus. Thanks, mate.