I had run AVG virus none detected.Any other ideas? Thanks! 0 #14 Besttechie Posted 07 February 2005 - 08:02 PM Besttechie Visiting Staff Member 386 posts Hi, Before I post the fix, are you running Windows XP Service Pack 1 Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Union_Thug Union_Thug Bleeps with the fishes... Add to Want to watch this again later? http://tcsmacs.net/windows-xp/i-cannot-log-on-to-my-computer-windows-xp.php
Windows Installer service could not be accessed. When I do so, in the installation status field, it tries to install them but after each of the 10 options, it says, "...failed!". Thanks soooooooo much Report Malikai- Feb 1, 2010 09:17PM The dougknox registry .exe fix did the job :)! thanks emi!
Report It works!- Oct 7, 2012 11:13AM Thank you so much! After it has removed the bad stuff you still might have to fix the damage.Sometimes these bad programs change the file associations so that when you try to run something like 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. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp Report Paritosh- Feb 25, 2010 10:06PM Thanks a ton man!!!
Report cyberslasher- Apr 27, 2010 05:08PM THANK U SOOOOOOOOOOO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!! Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files It is protected by a router and the Windows SP2 firewall is always ON. Also delete C:\Documents and Settings\Default User\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows\Usrclass.dat. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/555067 When I click to open any of these programs it searches to find the program.
itself.>>I'm talking about this kind of error: "Windows cannot find PROGRAM.EXE.>This program is needed for opening files of type 'Application.'">>What to do?>Fire up your Registry editor;>navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ Software \ .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 Security Update for Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2 (KB953297). (I actually see this Report gza- Feb 12, 2010 06:27PM Thanks Emi, fixed the issue immediately. Using the site is easy and fun.
Thank you too the ones that are out there helping ones like ME!!!! http://superuser.com/questions/482973/some-windows-xp-users-cant-open-any-programs When I right click, then give open with It opens. Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp I even used that website that lets you upload programs to check them with 50+ male-ware virus checkers. Doug Knox Xp Fixes Sign in 144 36 Don't like this video?
It's amazing that even Microsoft doen't know how to fix the problem! http://tcsmacs.net/windows-xp/i-cannot-log-on-to-my-windows-xp.php If not, you wont be able to install software. I am not going to take credit for his/her wonderful program. http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htmRun Malwarebytes scans on a regular basis to catch some of the stealth programs. Xp Exe Fix
Then run a full malware and AV check on your machine. Rstassociations Helpful +2 Report Geri Apr 29, 2010 03:02PM Perfect! more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
LetsFindASolution 32,193 views 9:39 Fixing File Association Problems (exe files opening in Notepad & others) - Duration: 6:07. Top geezer. At least partial. Exe File Not Opening In Windows 7 I unchecked the box which says "Protect ...
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I also ran Spybot and Ad-Aware too.I came to the conclusion that the software needed to be a genuine/legitimate version of Windows so I bought it. the virus software will open and tell you it cant open that file. 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 Report JADEwithTROUBLE- Apr 20, 2010 07:13PM I DON'T UNDERSTAND THE RUN-AS..
You can save specified cookies from CCleaner's Options > Cookies.c) Do not use CCleaner's Registry cleaner. If not...I would consider the hard drive suspect.