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Windows 7: Every time I open a .exe file it opens the "open with" dialog box

07 Sep 2010   #11
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Now download and run
Malwarebytes
Isolate and quarantine virus(s)
Then run Ccleaner.


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09 Sep 2010   #12
007Peter94

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Do what with Ccleaner exactly?
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09 Sep 2010   #13
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Run the Cleaner only. Hit Analyze at the bottom.
Which will remove temp file, cookies and an overall clean up of your system.

Has a registry cleaner also BUT UNLESS YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE REMOVING LEAVE THIS ALONE!!!
Win 7 does a nice job by itself.
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10 Sep 2010   #14
007Peter94

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

So how did this fix it I'm confused, was it meant to or was it just to relieve space, was I meant to check an extra box or something for it to clean up my problem or...
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