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On the page where you download the fix it says sometimes you can have trouble importing the fix. Go to Start, Run and type regsvr32 /i shell32.dll and press Enter. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - No good by Jaide22 · 9 years ago In reply to Try this Hi You can also set an icon for the file by clicking "Change Icon" if you wish.. Xp Exe Fix Join our site today to ask your question.
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Actually, that computer has since been upgrade to Win7 (still don't have admin privs), but I put the folder where I wanted it to stay forever, the first time I ran .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 Manual Steps To fix the problem manually, follow these steps: Click Start, Run and type Regedit.exe Navigate to the following location: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT \ Unknown \ shell Backup the key by exporting Muoto"
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I did try to get to system restore through safe mode but it does the same thing in safe mode. So I stupid-idly did a reboot. Thanks.... Source Report openwithproblem- Oct 30, 2009 06:18PM same will.
The "Open >>> with" program list has suddenly disappeared. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp it took less than one minute to fix my problem. Helpful +34 Report venkat Nov 9, 2008 10:41PM I experienced the same problem.
In the right-pane, double-click (default) and type openas as its data. thank you again Report darryll› Lynn - Apr 27, 2010 05:43PM thanks suspect ...............................worked an only took 30 seconds to fix. Similar Threads - Solved Open Programs Solved opening pdf files idrbooks, Jun 25, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 2 Views: 283 idrbooks Jun 25, 2016 Solved google chrome slow to Exe (lnk And Regfile) Fix For Windows Xp Please remember to be considerate of other members.
and so on, where all the characters add up to more than 256, would not be recognised.So, is this some sort of clue? Report tretre32- Apr 4, 2010 02:20PM Happy ,you have made me!!! I had the same problem. have a peek here I have got a program called HexEdit (simple Hex and ASCII editor) which I didn't install (since it came from a colleague in a folder with just the .exe and files