XP won't run .exe or .com files in safe mode Tags: Security Safe Mode Regedit Windows XP Last response: November 18, 2012 1:25 PM in Windows XP Share holatronsys November 18, 2012 12:38:32 PM Hello, How can I get Windows XP to run .exe and .com files again. It is not possible to run regedit or any downloaded programs, even in safe mode. More about : run exe files safe mode me 1 November 18, 2012 1:25:03 PM What is the actual message when you try to open an *.exe? (I need to know if it's a virus, a file association problem.......etc.) Do U have a win xp cd? Did it happened recent? Do they have weird icons? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum. EXE Files Do Not Open - even in safe mode ! ForumSetup cannot run in safe mode ... ForumHELP! can't run SOME . exe files ForumXP Safe Mode boot hangs after load of KDCOM.DLL ForumInstalled Radeon HD 4650 - Boot Loops except in Safe Mode ForumWin 7 won't boot, even in safe mode ForumCannot run msconfig from SAfe or Normal mode ForumNo AV when in safe mode Forum2 csrss. exe files running ForumWindows XP Home Edition - All Safe boot mode hang ForumNo malware laptiop freezes and hans in niormal mode but is okay in safe mode ForumWindows XP reboots when entering Safe Mode Forummsoobe. exe won't run ForumReturning to "normal mode " from " safe mode " Forumrunning safe mode , help!!! new build!! ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumComputer goes to sleep mode too fast ForumBroken Computer/ Trying to retrieve Files ForumDesperate for Help with Sata Mode for XP ForumI have created a new account as a user account..and then i lost my documents whi More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !