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Windows 7: Can't open cmd through "open command window here"

17 Mar 2013   #1

win7 32 bit
Can't open cmd through "open command window here"

I have searched and do everything on fixing the registry, but still I can't open the CMD by right click in a folder and choose "open command window here."
The windows says: "THis file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Please install or if one is installed already..."
Please help me.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Mar 2013   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello opticaldh, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if using step 1 in the tutorial below may be able to help fix this by restoring it's default registry entries.
Open Command Window Here - Add or Remove
If not, then download and merge the .reg file for the listed .exe option may be able to. It will restore the default associations for .exe files.
Default File Type Associations - Restore
Afterwards, if you like, the tutorial can have you be able to use "Open command window here" without having to press Shift first.
Open Command Window Here - Add or Remove Shift + Right Click
Hope this helps, :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Mar 2013   #3

Windows 7 Pro-x64

Hold the shift key down while right clicking on a folder or drive.

Open Command Window Here
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17 Mar 2013   #4

win7 32 bit

I really really appreciate you two's helping.
The problem is solved. Thanks again for helping me.
I also added you guys' reputation :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Mar 2013   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Great news. Glad we could help. :)
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