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Folders in download directory have become Zip files

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#1 sulli


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:12 AM



Im not sure why(or how) but most of my folders in my Download directory have at some point become zip folders. The files contained in these folders are .srt files. when I click on these folders a pop up occurs asking me to purchase winzip.


How can i open these folders - or turn them back to normal folders - without having to purchase a product to do so?


Thanks in advance.

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#2 sikntired


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 09:31 AM

Hi sulli,


This might be of interest:  http://www.mydigitallife.info/how-to-disable-and-turn-off-compressed-folder-and-zip-support-in-vista-including-cabinet-file/comment-page-1/

#3 hamluis



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Posted 13 July 2013 - 11:30 AM

Check the file association for .srt files...in Folder Options/File Types.


What is the associated program for opening .srt files?



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