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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by markmagnuson, Jan 27, 2011.

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  1. markmagnuson

    markmagnuson Thread Starter

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    i am running compaq presario r3000 windows xp home edition i have restart is and now some of my programs will not work get error message windows cannot open this file. use the web service to find the appropriate program.
     
  2. lunarlander

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    In Windows Explorer, go to Tools > Folder Options > File Type. Scroll down to the file type you are having problems with and specify which program should open it.
     
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