I charge $94 per hour. Hats off to you...take a bow... I have run MalawareBytes and it found no issues, I tried downloading exe fix no luck either. Now again go to Start, click Run, but this type paste the following into the text field and hit Ok. %windir%\SoftwareDistribution Right-click the Download file and rename it to Download.old. http://europrolink.com/windows-xp/pc-speaker-not-working-windows-xp.php
I really don't want to do a recovery change. Report $u$pect- Apr 21, 2010 05:17AM JADEwithTROUBLE : Try This Same used - http://www.dougknox.com Then click - 'Win XP Fixes' Then click - 'File Association Fixes' Then - 'EXE File Association Report sanket- Oct 10, 2012 08:44PM it works:-) Report Victoria kenbridge- Oct 17, 2012 07:59AM That program rocked Thankssssssssss Report kbatchu 1Posts Sunday November 4, 2012Registration date November 4, 2012 Last Search Free Sign Up Login Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Free Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Login Subscribe https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/shortcuts-not-working-windows-xp-sp3-387324/
Windows Update fails with error 0x8024400A Windows Update is supposed to be an automatic service, but it too can suffer from bugs such as the 0x8024400A error message. Report tretre32- Apr 4, 2010 02:20PM Happy ,you have made me!!! Software sometimes starts automatically at boot, so there could be dozens of programs launching without your knowledge. Fix The Windows Registry Corrupt entries in the Windows registry may also cause Start Menu problems.
I use many virus protect programs, and none of them seem able to catch this damn thing in the act. 3) Why is it that when the PC Guard hacks my There are separate 32-bit and 64-bit versions, so be sure to download the right one for your system; for most PCs, that's 32-bit. Also watch: Asus ROG GX700 Hands OnThanks soooooooo much Report Malikai- Feb 1, 2010 09:17PM The dougknox registry .exe fix did the job :)! Xp Exe Fix The following errors indicate a probable hard drive failure. STATUS_NO_SUCH_DEVICE STATUS_DEVICE_DATA_ERROR STATUS_DISK_OPERATION_FAILED Refer to the official Microsoft article on how to run Chkdsk, a program that can examine
I freaked out again and lost hope. Doug Knox Xp Fixes By Darren B - KC · 10 years ago Here's a strange problem that I can't figure out. Plus, I'm grateful for all the other very cool resources in that page you recommended. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/49764-45-desktop-shortcut-working SFC or the System File Checker utility will detect and then try to fix or replace missing or corrupt operating system files.
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 .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 To fix this, press F8 repeatedly during boot until you see the Windows Advanced Options Menu. ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. 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!
type in "services.msc" and look for the service called "messenger" right click, properties, change the settings so its on automatic, and runs by itself, apply. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-25384-unable-to-open-any-programs-in-windows-xp Thank you so much! Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp Click Next. Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files fantastic Report Squid76- Mar 5, 2010 09:40PM The dougknox fix worked for me.
its a very good application to remove maleware. see here also if u always get OPEN WITH after u click on a program click start. I had the same problem. If you cant open your virus protection then try right clicking on the virus link or exe or even a txt file and select open with on the menu. Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp
try this first! I was about to reload Windows XP. I then tried my exe's and Im working again. http://europrolink.com/windows-xp/password-not-working-in-windows-xp.php The All Programs option is located below the second separator line.
its not working for me Report Jas- Mar 16, 2010 05:09PM Hi, don't worry sweet heart, I had the same problem. Report Franks- Feb 28, 2010 11:38AM WOW thanks soooo much Em your method worked and all my programs are working again by one click thanks alot saved me big time I Report XA21- Mar 26, 2010 11:21PM Yeah I have the same problem as thomster and I cant run most of my programs now Report soul- Mar 28, 2010 01:25PM i wouldnt Get More Info Alternatively, you can go to the General tab and change your PC to Selective Startup, then un-check the Load Startup Items box.
Once the offending driver is discovered, re-install it or upgrade to a newer version. It worked Report bodymindsuccess- Feb 16, 2010 12:38PM Hi Emi, Thanks a million!!!! IT helpdesk could not help this one line qaddition in registry solved issues This Doug knows his stuff very well Report trewilki- Mar 2, 2010 07:45PM You're the man dude. Your instructions worked great, the only challenge is that I had to download the file into a different computer because the infected computer did not allow the opening of any fie.
You are really great. Thanks... Report eddog- Apr 2, 2010 01:39PM thank you. I'm having the same problem and don't know what to try next. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Something to try by shasca · 8 years ago In reply to desktop shortcuts
Report Mako- Apr 29, 2010 10:28AM Worked great. If the programs you can't open are actually the program's exe file download the "EXE File Association Fix" at the link below. Make sure all hard drive cables are firmly connected and all drive controller cards (if you have any) are properly installed.