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The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Report Miraj- Mar 9, 2010 05:10AM Thanks for the file association fix from Dougs website....helped save me from doing a full vista restore.....THANKS AGAIN and God Bless you! Its OK. Report ManJ- Apr 9, 2010 09:21PM the xp exe fix.zp worked for me straight away after extracted and double click and confirm. http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-all-shortcuts-not-working.html

However, if I browse to the .exe file (iexplore.exe, winword.exe, etc) then the application will run. that fixed it for me anyway.... You may choose a Restore Point (a date your computer was in good health) and go on as per the instructions. Report Brandon› matthew - Apr 14, 2010 11:19AM http://www.dougknox.com/ worked for me.

Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp

It was the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\open\command default string that needed correcting. Easy and happened automagically. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1004715 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I then tried my exe's and Im working again.

peace out :) Report Nickin Fl- Feb 11, 2010 11:59AM Dell that worked perfectly... funkymunky111, Jun 28, 2011 #8 catmilk Banned Joined: May 29, 2011 Messages: 141 Are you sure cause every xp computer has that option!! Report Nadine- Apr 8, 2010 11:04PM This worked thank so much, that stupid malware had me going. Xp Exe Fix sign-up, it takes less than a minute and it's free!

click on file, then left click merge, click ok to allow merge and click ok to close window. When I go into windows explorer|tools|folder options|File types| to set the association I have a list of of about 23 files type with URL-........... Being a member gives you detailed monitoring of your requests. GOD BLESS YOU!

But dont fall for the scam of purchasing XP 2010 Malware ifso call your credit card company and get them to freeze all payments because of SCAM! .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 I had the same problem. Report squirrel- Apr 21, 2010 10:36PM thank you, it works fine evrything now. I cant use my virus software or anything and ive tried downloading stuff to fix it but I can download but cannot actually save it to run it so im at

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Would like to stop searching for fixes. Select Administrative Templates 5. Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp I see the hourglass icon for a split second or so each time I double-click the shortcut, but that's it.It seems to only be affecting shortcuts that point to a web Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files Any ideas what is going on?

I charge $94 per hour. check my blog I checked the file associations and it's set to use IE6, so that seems to be proper.I tried creating brand new shortcuts, but those don't work either. We use AVG 7.5 as our virus scanner, but it hasn't found any viruses thus far on the machine in question.If it would kick out an error, then I could figure I have tried to > > reregister> > the dll's but it makes no difference.> >> > Any ideas or help> >> > thanks in advance> >> >> > > > Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp

  • Report James A- Apr 15, 2010 07:41AM Brilliant, thanks a lot this been really troubling me Report Awsome-o3000- Apr 17, 2010 10:59AM thanks alot man :D Report marisa- Apr 19, 2010
  • thanks a lot once again..
  • Helpful +4 Report brian Apr 12, 2010 10:57AM thank you so much!

Report Elenska- Apr 9, 2010 12:58AM J Man, but especially DOUGH KNOX, I guess nobody can really say how much we THANK YOU for this fix. Answer yes to the import prompt." http://digg.com/software/Joyfax_Fax_Server_Fax_software_Windows_Fax_Server_Netwo Helpful +7 Report Triple V Feb 11, 2010 08:33PM Thanks so much for the dougknox fix! All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. this content Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Search Free Sign Up Login Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Free Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français

ur solution is very useful.. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp Report gar- Mar 13, 2010 06:26PM Thanks EMI, you saved my computer, Windows XP, my excel, power point, games, etc. Other programs do not launch at all.

funkymunky111, Jun 28, 2011 #10 Drabdr Brad Moderator Joined: Nov 26, 2007 Messages: 11,129 Here is a link I found on the similar issue: http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/cant-open-files-it-asks-what-program/193094.html I would try the EXE file

These programs remain in the Start Menu until you add or remove them manually. Here's where you can get it The tiny $60 Nintendo entertainment system is currently sold out in most places, but you still may able to snag one...eventually. The malware was successfully removed using SuperAntiSpyware, but the registry change was already done. Exe (lnk And Regfile) Fix For Windows Xp Causes of the Start Menu Not Working Problem Your Start menu may stop working and Desktop icons may not be visible due to one of the following problems: Your computer is

theknight571 Platinum Member Joined: Mar 23, 2001 Messages: 2,885 Likes Received: 0 Recently (couple days ago) the shortcuts on my desktop and my Start Menu stopped "working". I have all my things saved to this hard-drive. Enter gpedit.msc in the run prompt and click OK 2. have a peek at these guys It was so easy too!

Double-click the Remove Task Manager option'. 9. Clicking this Start button displays a menu comprising shortcuts that provide you with easy access to various programs on your PC. Report jlh- May 1, 2010 07:22AM thank youu sooooo much. But dont fall for the scam of purchasing XP 2010 Malware ifso call your credit card company and get them to freeze all payments because of SCAM!

Your cache administrator is webmaster. Helpful +2 Report aleee <3 Apr 11, 2010 04:00PM thank youuu sooo much ! (: Helpful +2 Report Mark Apr 14, 2010 10:37AM I don't know how to thank you enough. but, now does this mean I have a virus or something? I have tried to > reregister> the dll's but it makes no difference.>> Any ideas or help>> thanks in advance>>> BobJun 11, 2005, 12:18 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)tried

can anyone help please?? You need to right click your program or link and choose "Run as".