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Better to start from scratch at this point. My computer stopped being able to run exe files on a single power user account - the other accounts were fine. We have the problem at my work that chrome works for everyone who is on Windows 8. run. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-xp/solved-xp-slow-loading-programs-at-start-up.html

Helpful +34 Report venkat Nov 9, 2008 at 10:41 PM I experienced the same problem. Reply sandeep singh says October 7, 2014 at 7:14 PM Hi Mike, Go to shortcut of chrome > Properties > compatibility tab and disable "Run this program as administrator" also if Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Then you are at right place. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-25384-unable-to-open-any-programs-in-windows-xp

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Once again, the Program Compatibility Troubleshooter can help. The one exception was that the "system tray" area of the taskbar was restored with the original 4 or 5 icons. thank you again Report darryll› Lynn - Apr 27, 2010 at 05:43 PM thanks suspect ...............................worked an only took 30 seconds to fix.

Report Lost- Mar 18, 2010 at 10:29 PM Thought I was in luck when I found all these comments about the dougknox fix. Had to either right click on them to say "start". Sign up now. Windows Xp Cannot Install Programs it was working, then I closed and went back to get back into it and it wont openwinstonw11 year agoReplyhow do I start in safe modeMichaelH251 winstonw11 year agoReplyyou may want to

got the av.exe virus, found it and deleted it and then after that couldnt open any .exes. My Computer Will Not Open Any Programs Windows 7 I bought it with Windows 7 already on it and I didn't receive a disk so I'm assuming they're on my hard drive? Thank you very much! Everythings totally back to normal! : ) Report des- Mar 17, 2010 at 06:51 PM Damn online video streaming sites.

View all 49 comments Report Abhi- Mar 29, 2009 at 12:29 PM I did the same but its still now working. Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htmRun Malwarebytes scans on a regular basis to catch some of the stealth programs. Report It works!- Oct 7, 2012 at 11:13 AM Thank you so much! To find out more and change your cookie settings, please view our cookie policy.

My Computer Will Not Open Any Programs Windows 7

I spend a few hours on this every week since first occurance. srironsFeb 11, 2012, 2:19 AM So I've tried to use the system restore and the system update in my programs and they won't open either... Doug Knox Xp Fixes files and now all is working as it was ;)) Report thanks- Feb 16, 2010 at 06:58 PM OMFG that is exactly what happened to me! Xp Exe Fix http://support.microsoft.com/kb/279736 indicates this is for Windows ME - do you think it will apply for Windows XP too?

Yes, I made it! this content Report artemis- Apr 19, 2010 at 08:37 PM Gah I don't know what to do yu guys. Hit Apply / OK on  Chrome Shortcut - Properties Window.  Means Save all changes you made. Does this sound like any symptom anyone else has recovered from ? .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2

Report EMI IS AWESOME- Mar 29, 2010 at 08:55 PM OMG OMG EMI I LOVE YOU!!!!! when I click on it, it brings me to my home page in IE... 17 answers Last reply Feb 21, 2012 Best Answer Feb 11, 2012 More about open programs dodger46Feb If it's not too much of a hassle, you can probably just recreate the shortcuts like dodger46 suggested.Personally, I'd just reinstall Windows. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-xp/solved-start-programs-take-so-long-to-open-on-my-old-winxp.html After clicking Next, you will have the option of telling the utility which version of Windows the application worked in. 9: Provide the application with extra permissions Some legacy applications (especially

It is protected by a router and the Windows SP2 firewall is always ON. Windows Xp Won't Install Programs Thanks so much, x x x Report Jolly Roger- Mar 6, 2010 at 07:06 PM You and Doug are truly a Godsend, I was ready to reinstall XP but your exe file??.So I looked on google and found this site lucky for me I see Emi's help www.dougknox.com I downloaded File Association fixes for exe.

On the page where you download the fix it says sometimes you can have trouble importing the fix.

THANKS! I would love to be able to fire up some anti-spyware I've got such as Ad-Aware and/or Spybot Search and Destroy but I cannot get these things to launch. Thank you sososo much. Rstassociations Xp THANK U Report Jas- Mar 18, 2010 at 02:59 PM Oh don't mention it guys!

Report $u$pect- Apr 21, 2010 at 05:17 AM JADEwithTROUBLE : Try This Same used - http://www.dougknox.com Then click - 'Win XP Fixes' Then click - 'File Association Fixes' Then - 'EXE Report Franks- Feb 28, 2010 at 11:38 AM WOW thanks soooo much Em your method worked and all my programs are working again by one click thanks alot saved me big Thanks for your help guys... check over here I was able to launch VirusScan 8.0 from McAfee and do a complete scan of my only local harddrive C and found no viruses.

There's nothing on my computer that needs to be saved currently, so I figured I'd just re-install windows if I can figure out how to get the darn thing to run... Report gza- Feb 12, 2010 at 06:27 PM Thanks Emi, fixed the issue immediately. You may have to again use your daughter's computer to download and unzip it then transfer the unzipped reg file to the problem computer, run it and reboot.http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htmTufenuf Flag Permalink This your exe's and shortcuts should work although the shortcuts will have the unknow file icon.

Report vamsi- Feb 23, 2010 at 02:07 PM Hi thank u very much...