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Windows 7: Windows 7 Won't Open any ".exe" Programs

16 Nov 2014   #1
thet3rminat0r

Windows 7 32 Bit
 
 
Windows 7 Won't Open any ".exe" Programs

On my PC whenever I go to open any program that has the extension ".exe" the program will start up but almost immediately a popup will say "Program.exe has stopped working" I have tried the .REG method, reinstalling the program, going into "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" method and I am becoming quite annoyed by it. If anyone has any experience with resolving this it would be grately appreciated, Thanks a bunch!


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16 Nov 2014   #2
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Welcome onboard.

It definitely looks like a damn malware infection. May be in all probability a boot sector virus.

Try GianniDPC's suggestion here - using Hitman Pro 3.7 to scan. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...ml#post1709047
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16 Nov 2014   #3
thet3rminat0r

Windows 7 32 Bit
 
 

Ok thanks I will try this because I've already scanned and cleaned with malwarebytes and so I will give this a go and see what happens thanks!
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