these files can't be opened - pop up error in windows 7.

hi experts,

i turned on my laptop today and all of a sudden I'm missing some programs and when I click on them I get a Windows Security Pop up with the following message:

These files can't be opened.
Your internet security setting sprevented one or more files from being opened.

what's going on ?
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Michael OrtegaSales & Systems EngineerCommented:
What anti-virus are you using?

It could be a number of things but to me, it sounds like your profile is corrupt.  You may try re-creating your profile.

Pasha KravtsovSupport EngineerCommented:
It seems like IE causes some issues with your .exe files so reset all your IE settings or completely remove it.

Source: Microsoft official help:
frankbustosAuthor Commented:
Glad to have helped.
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