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Old 04-30-2006, 04:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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shortcuts to programs seem to stop working, and it says invalid path. when i investigate closer, the progrmas .exe appears to be gone from the program files... this has happened to 3 programs so far.
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EXE (lnk and regfile) Fix for Windows XP

run that

delete the icons from the desktop

reboot and replace the icons
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Restore .ico File Associations

if that one above dont work, try this one
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but the exes are gone from the program files...?

how do i run those? they are just text links...
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true.....duh...you might need to run a repair with your xp cd
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OK, reinstalled the offending programs, if it does it again, i will repair. thanks for the help, i will post what happens.

EDIT: AV picks up nout.
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what offending programs?
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the ones that broke.
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so only a few programs had this problem?
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