And a fantastic website that made the effort to post this topic :) Tina September 8, 2010 at 8:52 am Glad to hear the information on MakeUseOf Answers helped you. :) Is any program I can download to fix it or can anybody tells me what can do? The only to options are Internet Explorer, and Notepad. Also it seems, for whatever reason, that image files (.jpeg, .gif, .png, pretty much everything) doesn't seem to be affected by this.
JINXY EPals October 8, 2011 at 11:58 am try fixing reg using Ccleaner Missi November 16, 2011 at 11:51 pm OMG you saved me! Shubhangijain98 March 28, 2012 at 10:39 am thank you thank you thank you i mean anyone with the same problem can try option 2....option 1 didnt work and it took seconds I am not technically savvy at all so when all my files changed I freaked.:) Aibek September 14, 2010 at 8:25 am I am glad you found it helpful. Next time you have computer issues ask it on MakeUseOf Answers, http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/ Ravellino080 December 29, 2010 at 11:54 am Hey, the same thing happened to me. https://www.raymond.cc/blog/fix-or-restore-broken-exe-lnk-com-association-caused-by-virus/
You can edit the registry directly yourself, changing the various entries manually. Aibek January 19, 2011 at 7:07 am I don't have access to Windows XP anymore so not really able to look into it for you. Hiaces December 20, 2010 at 6:56 pm I thank you so much you saved my computer and my hinny.
Currently it is pointing to notepad and it want change to anything else. Jeremy Atkins September 17, 2011 at 10:47 pm Apparently, the file name is misleading, because it DOES work for Windows 7 as well as Vista. Be aware, it might take many hours to do it's thing if the machine has many things installed. Exe File Repair Software Please provide a thorough description of your issue and what you have already tried to fix it.
Have been going nuts with this for months..........Voila.......the zip undid all the mess and corrected it all. How To Repair Exe Files Corrupted Lilis10lt November 29, 2011 at 10:04 am Thank you, thank so much you save me :-) Satish Eee32 November 28, 2011 at 10:20 am Thanks for the above.... Option 2 (If Option1 fails): Simply download following file, unzip it, and run it. http://superuser.com/questions/366867/repairing-file-associations-for-a-user-profile JB nena May 27, 2011 at 4:01 am Genius!!
Back to top #5 Village Baka Village Baka Topic Starter Members 62 posts OFFLINE Location:Arizona Local time:07:18 AM Posted 24 October 2012 - 03:40 AM Ah. Fixexec Now setup any file exclusions as may be required in your Anti-Virus/Internet-Security/Firewall applications and restart your Anti-Virus/Internet-Security applications. Thanks buddy... Since it happened when you clicked the download link, I would think that it affects all your .exe (executable) files.
After all that, whatever fix you apply, be certain to restart the computer before attempting to do anything else with it. Thanks to google that made me find this article so quickly. Exe File Association Fix Windows 7 Anonymous December 4, 2011 at 6:07 pm Hi Download FixExeLnk http://www.ptorris.com/outils.php Its in french, so after extraction click on FixExeLnk.exe and then check the three box and click on appliquer. Anonymous December 4, Exe Fixer Tool Windows 7 Now and again someone reports that they have, in error, assigned some other program to the .EXE extension without first establishing a System Restore Point so they can recover from making
Aibek January 16, 2012 at 12:10 pm try the option with the download. The file will not be moved unless listed separately.)==================== One Month Created files and folders ========(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the file/folder will be moved.)2017-01-12 22:13 - 2017-01-12 Open the File Types dialog from any Explorer window -- use My Documents or My Computer (Tools | Folder Options | File Types Tab). the first option wont work most of the time so just follow the second option. Exe Corrupted Error
Kabuga usher January 1, 2012 at 12:14 pm many thanx, i solved the problem with in a min using the second option. The loudest acoustic instrument For fiction purposes, are there any reserved or non-existent top-level-domains writers can use in stories? barber surgeonDec 18, 2012, 10:03 PM unoriginal1 said: Ive had this issue a couple of times on work computers and home computers that ive fixed for family.Ive never had an issue Is it proven that quantum computation is no better at solving NP complete problems than classical computation?
Home | How To Use FILExt | Tell Us About an Extension | FAQ | Terms | Privacy and Cookies Policy © Copyright 2000-17 Uniblue Systems Ltd. Microsoft Fix It 50194 User Travis provided this link to REG file fixes for a number of extensions for Vista (only)... Oskari October 1, 2011 at 4:48 pm Thank you so much!
A Command Prompt window should have opened. download and run Malwarebytes Glad to see you're familiar with this. You are a jenious!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Corrupted Executable File wishing you more success in the future Abhiroop De February 6, 2012 at 4:18 pm Thank you so much...I was really scared...thanks a lot.
You can do this by creating a .REG file with these lines in it... much Aibek...God Bless You and your family... Then go to the UPDATE tab if not done during installation and check for updates.Restart the computer again and verify that MBAM is in the task tray if using the Pro Rick R.
Thank you... Do you have another admin profile set up on that pc? It actually is made for Windows Vista, but works in Windows 7 too. I was going crazy trying to get this fixed after my husband was on our NEW computer.
If the Vista EXE association is damaged the location in the registry most likely changed is in this key... [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.exe] The "OpenWithList" and "UserChoice" subkeys probably have some program listed as Thank you! Stephanie November 14, 2010 at 3:02 am I have heard file associations are located in the registry so doing regedit can actually fix them.. Sign in here.
Note: The solutions presented here are for Windows 98 and XP. how can I change this back. HELP! Is it too late to configure a separate account now due to the risk of the infection crossing over?Rescue disk still seems like the best way to go.
i tried working with the registry but not working...please help me am not able to open any file neither run them Mauricio August 12, 2010 at 8:56 pm Great, this worked have a pleasant day! =D youngmoney May 27, 2011 at 8:23 am Thank you so much, this really works. the great randiniDec 19, 2012, 3:07 AM ya this virus sucks even my users without admin rights get it most times i just crush the profile and make a new one, thanx worked for me Shuklayogesh November 9, 2011 at 6:31 pm your solution was very accurate Han_bmb November 8, 2011 at 4:12 am my comment:( Boroo November 8, 2011 at 3:33
Aibek February 3, 2012 at 3:52 am glad could be helpful Enviroguy2222 February 2, 2012 at 11:48 pm I could not get my start menu icons to work and when I