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Windows 7: No programs opening (.exe)

22 May 2014   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64Bit
No programs opening (.exe)

Im working on a computer where no files are able to open through there extension

every time i click on an extension it asks what program it should open with, or gives me an application error message.

when i try to see whats going on Control Panel --> system --> advanced system settings = error message
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 May 2014   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello 403Phaze,

If you like, download and merge the .reg files for the listed .lnk (LNK) and .exe options in the tutorial below to see if they may be able to help. They'll restore the default file associations for them.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps for now, :)
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