This file does not have a program associated

Posted on 2011-02-28
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have the following problem, everytime I try to open a folder on windows explorer...I have the following error:

this file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action.

There must be a missing extension in my program default.

I am running Windows 7 utimate 32bits

Thanks for your help
Question by:voyager431966
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Thanks Seanyc111,

My issue is not an .exe problem.  My issue is with Windows Explorer, I can not open any of my folder when I click on it.

Thanks Again

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Its easy issue. Just run this fix and restart the computer.

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Sorry Please ignore my post as this link is cover in seanyc111: post.

Sorry again.


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Thanks so much Seanyc111

It fixs my problem in 2 min.

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happy to help man :)

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Having this problem on XP pro box after user manually removed win 2011 anti virus malware application....anyone have a link for registry repair tool for XP? all exe files return no file association for this type of file

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