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This will open a Command Prompt window. Reading the actual issue would be helpful when you're trying to suggest fixes. That got rid of the viruses. by peakcelln / March 5, 2010 3:26 AM PST In reply to: Re: I Have the same Problem with this "AV XP" Virus. http://bgmediaworld.com/exe-file/exe-files-won-t-run.php

That is truly the link that I ended up using to repair my machine running windows seven. If i click a program it opens a command prompt solved how can i change my files back to default? I left AVG scanning when I left my store last night and the virus was still ther this morning. Report P- Jun 17, 2010 at 12:39 PM cheers! https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/310047/all-exe-files-ask-me-to-pick-the-program-to-execute-it-with/

How To Change Default Program For Exe Files In Windows 7

it opens with notepad.. Click on that, and look in the right panel. Enter REGEDIT.EXE and press Enter."Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It worked! Lara I really can't find the words to thank you!

Helpful +6 Report Brandon Mar 11, 2010 at 10:27 PM Thank you so much for this fix. I do not know what to call the software, so instead I will describe it. I used method B. What Program Opens Exe Files On Mac To be sure I did correctly, I compared the registry to my Windows 10 PC registry.

by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / January 1, 2012 10:50 AM PST In reply to: Fixswen its old isnt it called stinger now? ...a standalone virus removal tool by McAfee which Restore Exe File Association Anyways sys32 is still there. please Joe Did not work... :/ Silhouette Method B completely ignores the problem at hand, and proposes a non-working solution. sibi Hi, i had this problem where exe files downloaded from torrents wouldn't open.

Under Value Data, change it from whatever it is, (mine was secfile), to exefile. Everything Opens In Notepad http://www.microsoft.com/... Method A worked seamlessly. thank u thank you, thank you, thank you!!!!!

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Scroll down in the same pane, and find Userinit... http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-windows_programs/pc-wants-me-to-choose-the-program-to-open-exe/3e0a515d-0279-e011-9b4b-68b599b31bf5 Helpful +1 Report Boggart Mar 12, 2010 at 02:33 AM THANK YOU! How To Change Default Program For Exe Files In Windows 7 Once regedit is open click File>Import and locate that xp_exe_fix.reg file fix, hilite it and click Open.Tufenuf Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Then Please Try The Other Instructions What Program Opens Exe Files Windows 7 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - .reg Opens in Notepad - Right Click "Install" is no option by chocolategorilla / September 3, 2011 4:37 PM PDT In reply to:

The first is our SHELL... http://bgmediaworld.com/exe-file/av-exe-file-has-taken-over-cannot-use-any-exe-files.php It's an executable file. (.exe). Save the REG File to your hard disk. by josephhart / July 8, 2011 1:03 AM PDT In reply to: Then Please Try The Other Instructions I Gave.. Restore Default Windows 7 File Extension Type Associations

so I restarted it again and before the blue screen there was options to load in safe mode (some other variations of safe mode) normal windows and to load windows using MT How can I get rid of utorrent.? If this value is NOT set exactly as I mentioned... have a peek at these guys Help me..

I heartily recommend. How To Change Default Program For Exe Files In Windows 10 thank you soo much. your script helped me a lot !

so the full link is HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/MICROSOFT/WINDOWS NT/CURRENTVERSION/WINLOGON Report Duffey- Jun 8, 2010 at 05:55 PM at ccc: I had the same problem but I was able to find my command prompt

find that and double-click (or right click then choose 'modify') the value data should read EXACTLY THIS: explorer.exe If it does NOT say this, or says ANYTHING else, change it so Tom I didn't even restart, excellent, thanks. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - How To Start In Safe Mode.. How To Change Open With Back To Default However, any of the program icons dont work.

One is not connected Internet Speed DSL Antivirus Avira Internet Security Browser IE 11 Other Info ATI HDMI Audio Jacee View Public Profile Find More Posts by Jacee 03 Oct 2011 i barely made it i guess i got lucky... dragos oh my god thx you are the best Alius Hi, Excellent. http://bgmediaworld.com/exe-file/exe-files.php Report toad772- Apr 26, 2010 at 07:24 PM thanks dude worked perfect Report laptops deadorama- Apr 28, 2010 at 11:07 PM didn't work for me...

My hero :* chandan i searched many blog for this solution but nothing worked.. Report Itsme- Mar 4, 2010 at 11:26 AM Can't believe it worked AND I'M ON VISTA!! Using the site is easy and fun. Regards Zig Report Bubba- Mar 6, 2010 at 05:59 PM I tried the recovery process you suggested for the rundll32.exe issue, but when I tried to edit the registry, it wouldn't

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 Amila How can i ever thank you.....you are the best....plz keep doing what you are doing sir...you are an IT Pro......Thanks a lot... Hey grifI did do that.I completely unzipped the file and I did double click but I am going to try it again and see if it works.if not I will send EXE file opens in some other installed programs.

However, when I go over to the Security user everything works fine. somewhere in his 40's OS Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1 CPU Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU @ 2.40GHz, 2400 MHz Motherboard INTEL/D975XBX2 Memory 4 GB Graphics Card ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro Helpful +2 Report Casper Apr 8, 2010 at 10:12 AM I had the same problem and I managed to install Malwarebytes and ran a scan. Report Debbie-Jo- Jun 17, 2010 at 02:51 PM do I save it or do I find it?

Is it for windows xp??. I give up. Throwing caution to the wind, I created new (i.e. you're great man thank for the help :) Alpha Amazing.

My computer started locking up, I tried to install a new antivirus and it's just been getting worse. like out of the box? that was fast. ------------------------------- Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4 Scan saved at 3:48:03 AM, on 12/23/2011 Platform: Windows 7 (WinNT 6.00.3504) MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.7600.16766) Boot mode: Normal Running I then went to control panel and pressed on Add or Remove Programs and it said "Application not found" and said something about the .exe above it.

It's working... Therefore it seems only the main user is corrupt.