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Windows 7: A peculiar problem!

31 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
A peculiar problem!

I installled a software. It will open using vmware.
By mistake i tried to open the setup.exe file with vmware. It gave an error that it cannot be opened using vmware.
Then suprisingly all my files in my laptop are now opening with vmware. i.e. It all turned to vmware symbol and now i cant
open anything. If i try to open something it says it cannot be opened with vmware. I dont how to change it
Nothing is working. Internet explorer is also opening with vmware. Unable to do system restore. Because even that opens like that
I am using Windows 7,64 bit OS.
Does anyone has any idea about this??

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31 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

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31 Dec 2010   #3
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

If you cannot do what yowanvista suggested, because the zip wants to open in vmware, you might try to use system restore in safe mode. Enter into safe mode:

Safe Mode

Choose safe mode with command prompt> After command prompt opens, type:


and press enter. when System Restore opens, pick a restore point from before the problem started. Good luck. A Guy
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