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I received a file with ack.test_file from a client and a key. How can I open it?
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by:johnb6767
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If it is a trusted source, might be either a .zip/.exe/.MSI file, and ack is the filename. Probably an installer of some sort....

DO NOT ATEMPT TO RENAME AND LAUNCH IT UNLESSS IT IS FROM SOMEONE YOU TRUST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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it is from my client, IT dept, It is a Bank. How can I open it? They also a key in a seperate mail.
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You can save it, and rename it to one of the extensions above. Reason I suggest those, is that a key is usually needed for installations of programs, which come in one of those three file types above.....
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I did renamed them to a .zip/.exe/.MSI and that did not help.
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Im afaid youll have to contact the sender of the email for further instructions.....
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