Helpful +10 Report Rocko42 Apr 18, 2010 at 10:05 PM This problem can be caused by multiple things. However, I noticed it wasnt affecting another user on the same PC. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Contact your support personnel to verify that it is properly registered and enabled." This I assume is due to being in safe mode. http://dotbowl.com/windows-xp/problem-installing-winxp.html
System will not run anything named SETUP (I did change the name of the MalwareBytes setup program to get it installed) I have seen others complaining about this same issue via syc pablo i followed step A & it works....only the problem..some of the icons are still on notepad on my desk top...but when i click the icon which is still on I am not going to take credit for his/her wonderful program. Register now Not a member yet?
It wouldn't run, so I changed the name, tried it in safe mode, a few different combinations. Report Nik- Mar 1, 2010 at 08:26 AM Thanks Ami It saved my day during long weekend in India. Double click it or right click it and choose "merge" and answer yes to the import prompt.http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htmIf you can't run the file do the following:Press CTRL-ALT-DEL and open Task Manager. For some reasons, that time it also messed up my EXE file extensions, I couldn't run anything.
Dan Scallon 56,917 views 1:58 Windows cannot find C:\Windows\System32\Rundll32.exe fix - Duration: 6:46. This is normal and indicates the tool ran successfully.If not, delete the file, then download and use the one provided in Link 2.If it does not work, repeat the process and Worked like a charm!!!thnk Report Jas› Lynn - Mar 18, 2010 at 03:02 PM Its ok lol Report Ganesh› Lynn - Mar 19, 2010 at 02:43 AM dougknox site worked for .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 Thanks a lot askvg.com, you helped a lot.
Helpful +34 Report venkat Nov 9, 2008 at 10:41 PM I experienced the same problem. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp Are you using Windows 7 or XP? –Moab Apr 20 '16 at 17:38 @Moab You're wrong, obviously has this button, if not have it, why I write this anwer? I have the same problem, but when I go into run as...and UNcheck protect... Most of the times it happens when you accidentally change .Exe file type settings from Folder Options.
Davy800 Thanks I tried step 1 and it worked fine and I hope it is going to work well forever om kumar oh .,it realy helped me a lot .my pc Windows Xp Exe Fix Unluckily, I installed without reading how to install it in instruction manual. FYI - the doug knox Windows XP fix also works for Vista. Now you should be able to open EXE files without any problem.
Loading... https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/44880-windows-xp-wont-run-any-exe-files-at-all/ 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 Windows Xp Obama bin laden Why did the second one when I restarted my computer it says would you like o startup repair doge all the methods doesn't work for me and I Windows Xp Cannot Install Programs Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Try this: by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 4, 2010 7:12 PM PST In reply to: Can't start any exe files http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htmLook down
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Report Migeta- Apr 5, 2010 at 10:42 AM you are..."the shit." AMAZING THANK YOU ZOMG Report JackOfCross- Apr 6, 2010 at 02:16 AM 2 hours of reading other peoples crap and pooja hiiii... Million thanks. check over here actually i changed one of file types of .exe file to open with notepad now all are opening with notepad SANMO Awesome trick the first option worked just fine and quick...thumbs
Resolution Method 1: Fixing the association settings automatically Download exefix_xp.com utility and save to Desktop. Software Not Installing In Windows Xp Report EMI IS AWESOME- Mar 29, 2010 at 08:55 PM OMG OMG EMI I LOVE YOU!!!!! Thank You, Doug Hendondds.txtattach.txt Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Maurice Naggar Staff Moderators 16,663 posts Location: USA Interests: Security, Windows, Windows Update, malware prevention ID:
I was able to run programs so I could try to eliminate the trojan. Right-click the IE info bar and select Install to install the BitDefender quick scan module.If prompted, reply yes to allow it to run.Press the Allow button and follow prompts.Press the "Start I even used that website that lets you upload programs to check them with 50+ male-ware virus checkers. Rstassociations (.scr Version) Once regedit is open click File>Import and locate that reg file fix, hilite it and click Open.If you have any more questions about this feel free to post the questions.Tufenuf Flag
Further observations - all Start Menu items won't work, and their icons turned into the generic Windows one. Got it of the first link. Throwing caution to the wind, I created new (i.e. http://dotbowl.com/windows-xp/problem-installing-winxp-pro.html Please help.
Thank you!! You need to right click your program or link and choose "Run as". I'm not sure whether Tuf's registry fix link or the one I suggested worked for you, but that's no matter.Well done.It's possible that it didn't work the first time because sometimes, Extract its contents onto your desktop.
Select the File Type tab and click New: Type EXE into the File Extension field, and then click OK: The EXE extension will be automatically selected. Additional tip: To run the utility silently (without any prompts), use the -silent parameter. Report ManJ- Apr 9, 2010 at 09:21 PM the xp exe fix.zp worked for me straight away after extracted and double click and confirm. If you press the ok or close button it invisibly installs itself, keeps you from opening control panel items, task manager, or any anti virus software.
Share this post Link to post Share on other sites njustice Regular Member Experts 77 posts ID: 2 Posted March 28, 2010 Hello, Please download EXE (lnk and regfile) Didn't even need to restart. glo Amazing!!! You can change this preference below.
It'll activate Windows folder. Please include a link to this thread with your request. Louis Edited by hamluis, 15 July 2011 - 05:00 PM. Clicked ok and got an error dialogue box from registry editor saying it could not import c:/...xp_reg_fix.reg: error accessing the registry Any ideas on how to overcome this?