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Windows 7: Issue with windows media center

31 Oct 2010   #1
asifshaik

windows 7
 
 
Issue with windows media center

hi, because some mistake all the *.exe files in my system are opening using windows media centre, programs like internet explorer and firefox also. how to change the settings so that these *.exe files get opened normally without WMC. please help needed in this issue.
thank you.


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31 Oct 2010   #2
Orbital Shark

 
 

Hi, welcome to the forums


You might want to try...

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31 Oct 2010   #3
asifshaik

windows 7
 
 

Thank you for replying.
i have downloaded the .exe file from the link you mentioned. but this is also not opening in normal way. i mean it is opening through windows media center. so looks like i need to reinstall the OS. is there any other way?
regards
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31 Oct 2010   #4
Grimmjow

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by asifshaik View Post
Thank you for replying.
i have downloaded the .exe file from the link you mentioned. but this is also not opening in normal way. i mean it is opening through windows media center. so looks like i need to reinstall the OS. is there any other way?
regards
Just to confirm, you downloaded the .reg file that should restore to default opening of .exe files, unzipped it, right click on it and choose merge, right?

EDIT: all .exe files open with media centre,no matter what i click media centre opens help please
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