I can open all my files but all my programs are coming up in word pad and i cant Tags: Configuration DOS Mode Windows 7 Last response: November 26, 2011 1:58 AM in Windows 7 Share Joan Harding November 26, 2011 12:42:11 AM Hello, How can I convert my programs back to their original state. They are coming up in word pad but they won't open and it says in word p[ad that this program cannot be run in DOS mode More about : open files programs coming word pad nikorr a b $ Windows 7 November 26, 2011 1:43:58 AM Can u use a system restore? tlw1999 November 26, 2011 1:58:48 AM Joan Harding said:Hello, How can I convert my programs back to their original state. They are coming up in word pad but they won't open and it says in word p[ad that this program cannot be run in DOS mode You will need to fix your file associations. Go to Control Panel/Default Programs and change. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan't print documents in Word pad ForumI can't open word starter ForumWord Pad vs Note Pad ForumRecovering Corrupted Word Documents ForumCan't open programs ForumWord 2003 files slow to open on Windows 7 over SBS 2003 network ForumWindows 7 programs refuse to open (100k problem) Forumtyping from the keyboard is slow, it can't keep up . ForumHow do I uninstall word pad Forumprograms wont open ForumHow do i changed back all of my files to default programs I messed it up and now ForumI cant find note pad in my computer how to bring ForumHow do i get rid of word pad ForumWord pad ForumMS Office 97 Word /Excel Hard To Come Up ForumNotepad files do not open with the right program shortcut Forum[Solved] Product key for windows 7 professional 32 bit free ForumWindows wont open, my first build Help (Solved) ForumMissing names on Files and Folders in Windows 7 Forum'OPEN WITH' in PROPERTIES, disappeared... More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !