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Windows 7: i can't open wordpad i get error.

01 Jun 2015   #1

window 7 ultimate x64
i can't open wordpad i get error.

i can not open wordpad, when i open wordpad i get error(windows can't access specified device, path or file...).

i tried all method that illustrated in this link( but i could not solved this error.
and also i reinstall Microsoft office 13 but problem is not solved.

i use window 7 ultimate.

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01 Jun 2015   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Wordpad is comes with Windows, I don't think it is a part of MS Office Suite(?).

Tried browsing to C:\Program Files\Windows NT\Accessories and opening wordpad from there?
If it doesn't open, right click and go into properties, check if security settings are correct.
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 i can't open wordpad i get error.

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