If you ever want to remove a program from autostart, delete the shortcut from the Startup folder (Steps 1 and 2). Report cgonzales115- Apr 21, 2010 at 02:17 PM thanx im going to itt and I just couldn't figure it out im glad somebody has this knowledge thank you I feel so It is OK. But dont fall for the scam of purchasing XP 2010 Malware ifso call your credit card company and get them to freeze all payments because of SCAM! http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-will-not-start-up.html
You have saved my life and my computer. I came across this by luck earlier on today so I dont know if there'll be problems later on or anything but I doubt it. That page is offline now.Any direction or advisement is appreciated.Best,GR Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't run programs by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 14, 2009 7:55 PM So please HELP!
This link does fix the issues thanks much. With the new program that you wish to use selected, make sure there is a check mark in the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check peace out :) Report Nickin Fl- Feb 11, 2010 at 11:59 AM Dell that worked perfectly...
Easy and happened automagically. To change the default program to one of these unlisted programs, simply click on the Browse... If are not ready to restart your computer, click Exit without restart. Add Program To Startup Windows 7 Click Next and then choose when you want it to run.
When you see “msconfig.exe,” click on it or press Enter, if it is highlighted. How To Make A Program Run On Startup Windows 10 Helpful +2 Report ced Jun 11, 2010 at 11:48 PM Thanks very very much , Cedric 1 2 Next Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. Report tretre32- Apr 4, 2010 at 02:20 PM Happy ,you have made me!!! Warnings Back up your registry before you alter it, just in case you make an error.
You can also enable programs that have been disabled. How To Disable Startup Programs Windows 10 THANK YOU GOD BLESS YOU ALWAYS... NOTE: If you are using Windows XP, open the Run dialog box from the Start menu, type “msconfig.exe” in the Open edit box, and click OK. also I cannot open any of my programs in my start menu they all say windows cannot open this file....so therefore I cannot even do a system restore.
Helpful +10 Report Rocko42 Apr 18, 2010 at 10:05 PM This problem can be caused by multiple things. http://www.howtogeek.com/74523/how-to-disable-startup-programs-in-windows/ Sign in Search Microsoft Search Products Templates Support Products Templates Support Support Apps Access Excel OneDrive OneNote Outlook PowerPoint SharePoint Skype for Business Visio Word Install Subscription Training Admin Automatically start Windows Xp Startup Programs Manager This tutorial will explain how to change the default program that is associated with an extension as well as assigning a program to an extension that Windows does not know about. Windows Xp Add Startup Programs EDIT Edit this Article Home » Categories » Computers and Electronics » Operating Systems » Windows » XP Instructions ArticleEditDiscuss Edit ArticlewikiHow to Alter Startup Programs in Windows XP Three Methods:MSConfigWindows
Once you have found the executable, select it by left-clicking on it once so it becomes highlighted and then click on the Open button. weblink Report XA21- Mar 26, 2010 at 11:21 PM Yeah I have the same problem as thomster and I cant run most of my programs now Report soul- Mar 28, 2010 at This control panel contains a listing of all known file extensions and the default programs that are assigned to them. Now you task will show up in the list of scheduled tasks. How To Stop Programs From Running At Startup Windows Xp
He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Let the web site scan your system, then see if you can download and install the updates from there.6] Firefox. If you cant open your virus protection then try right clicking on the virus link or exe or even a txt file and select open with on the menu. http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/start-up-issues-windows-xp-dx-please.html Add Programs to Startup Folder This is my preferred method because it’s just really easy.
To change the default program to one of these programs, simply click on the Browse... Startup Programs Windows 7 Report boredsilly- Mar 16, 2010 at 11:04 PM THANK U, u saved me soooo much work, this has saved me from throwing my laptop at a puppy and/or a child... Helpful +5 Report jai Mar 5, 2010 at 08:46 AM You are life saver.
Why the reboot? All you have to do is open up Task Manager by right-clicking on the Taskbar, or using the CTRL + SHIFT + ESC shortcut key, clicking "More Details," switching to the Otherwise, tap or click Default Programs instead, followed by Associate a file type or protocol with a program link. How To Stop Programs From Running At Startup Windows 7 Report openwithproblem- Oct 30, 2009 at 06:18 PM same will.
What I noticed that the computer is not responding sometimes to any of the programms or gets hanged half way. You don't need that and can suppress it from within the install process.b) If you run it, all browsers must be closed down. Report robb- Feb 26, 2010 at 08:54 AM thankyou very much mate taking time out to help others the problem was rreally peeing me off thanks again Report tor- Feb 26, http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-wont-start-up.html I have the same problem, but when I go into run as...and UNcheck protect...
Report andrea- Feb 11, 2010 at 05:17 PM You have saved my computer from the trash can thank you thank you thank you!!!! Directions for Windows XP are further down the page.Time Required: It'll take less than 5 minutes to change the program that's associated with a particular file extension, no matter which Windows You rock! I appreciate your time and help.Best,GR Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Starting new sub-thread by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 18, 2009 8:44 PM PST In reply to:
Report drongo22- Apr 9, 2010 at 02:11 AM this worked for me , had the same problem , and now its gone http://www.dougknox.com/xp/fileassoc/xp_exe_fix.zip Report Anant- Apr 9, 2010 at 09:16 AM View all 49 comments Report Abhi- Mar 29, 2009 at 12:29 PM I did the same but its still now working. Report jbd123- Feb 23, 2010 at 03:59 PM that dougknox website worked great for me, Thank you Emi!!! etc.
I also ran Spybot and Ad-Aware too.I came to the conclusion that the software needed to be a genuine/legitimate version of Windows so I bought it. Report Hannahl3- Mar 6, 2010 at 06:27 AM Absolutely stunning, back to normal in one click! Yes, Mark, I did have a pirated copy of Windows XP. Malware can do this.