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#1 Ragazzacane

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Posted 06 January 2011 - 07:34 AM

So, today my computer decided that all .exe files are to be opened with Mozilla Firefox. I try and open AIM and Firefox opens asking me if I wish to save aim.exe, which is an: EXE file, from C:Program Files\AIM. behind it Firefox opens with file:///C:/Program Files/AIM/aim.exe is in the address bar. Help please :'(. pic attached. I can open Paint if I open a paint file, but not if I go directly to the icon for paint. Similar for Photoshop and such.

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Posted 06 January 2011 - 01:04 PM

Fix your 'file associations' http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/file-asso-fixes-for-windows-7/

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#3 Ragazzacane

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Posted 08 January 2011 - 06:33 PM

I have tried the exe_fix_w7.reg before. I got a warning saying it could change values and cause stuff to stop working, then error message after pressing ok. Picture of error attached.

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Posted 09 January 2011 - 12:43 AM

What is your computer problem, to start with?

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Posted 09 January 2011 - 01:04 PM

http://www.what-is-exe.com/filenames/aim-exe.html

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Posted 09 January 2011 - 04:24 PM

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