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Old 06-08-2007, 05:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I'm having a strange problem where no .exe's will run. Whenever you try to run a program whether via a shortcut or just double-clicking it directly, the "Open with" dialog appears.

What in the world is going on?!
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Old 06-08-2007, 05:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: .exe files will not run

I asked too soon....

http://www.jsifaq.com/SF/Tips/Tip.aspx?id=10772

Importing those registry files did the trick.
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