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cant open exe files on windows, simple step by step guid

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August 7, 2013 12:17:18 PM

To have exe files working again on windows 7, it is this easy

1.open command prompt
2.type in "cd\windows" press enter
3.type "regedit" press enter.
once you do that the registery editor will open.
4.press on HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
5. click on defult
6. where it says value, type "exefile" that worked for me its that simple! hope i helped someone out:D 

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August 7, 2013 12:34:47 PM
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August 7, 2013 2:26:45 PM

Ah cool, thanks to both of you. I never had to do this but now I know how. +1
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February 13, 2014 11:58:52 PM

THANK YOU, THANK YOU!! I was going crazy. :)  You are fantastic!
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