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Windows 7: cmd.exe not working


12 Jan 2010   #1

Windows 7
 
 
cmd.exe not working

After an upgrade from Vista to Windows 7 my cmd.exe is not working. If I log in as a new user or get into safe mode, the cmd.exe works fine. I have tried a startup repair, but it has not fixed the issue. Any help would be appreciated.

Tony

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12 Jan 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Welcome to SF!

Is your account an administrator account? Try right-clicking on cmd.exe and selecting Run as Administrator. What happens?
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13 Jan 2010   #3

Windows 7
 
 

Jonathan,

I am an administrator, and I also did a run-as. The result is the same. I have since rebuilt my profile and I am now working ok.

Thanks.
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13 Jan 2010   #4

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

boot into safe mode and run sfc /scannow ... this should do the trick ...
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