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Windows 7: my recieved files wont open

17 Mar 2012   #1
deke709

windows 7
 
 
my recieved files wont open

hi i hope someone can help.for some reason my recieved files wont open when i double click it. it just wont do anything


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17 Mar 2012   #2
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

please explain in specific the kind of files you're talking about.
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17 Mar 2012   #3
deke709

windows 7
 
 
my recieved files

my recieved files that is in my documents i cant access it ..just wont open..no response at all?
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17 Mar 2012   #4
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Hi deke709, have you tried right clicking on the document and selecting "open with" the choosing the correct program for the document type ?
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17 Mar 2012   #5
deke709

windows 7
 
 
solved

yes thanks that worked phew ...i opened option..open folder location
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17 Mar 2012   #6
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by deke709 View Post
yes thanks that worked phew ...i opened option..open folder location
Glad we were able to help you
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17 Mar 2012   #7
deke709

windows 7
 
 
puzzling

well it means now i can access my recieved files..but still puzzled as to why it dont open when i double click it as with any other file?
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17 Mar 2012   #8
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

it depends on whether you have the program that opens it installed or not. that's why you were asked what kind of file is it
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17 Mar 2012   #9
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by deke709 View Post
well it means now i can access my recieved files..but still puzzled as to why it dont open when i double click it as with any other file?
Hi deke709, try this Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item
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17 Mar 2012   #10
deke709

windows 7
 
 
thanks

nice 1 thanks again for your help
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