Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. I want to my computer to understand that I am incharge and I am the dictator...for some reason it thinks we have a democracy but its a totalitarian dictatorship. it was selectively refusing access to programs and adding programs one by one. dollarch says: 6 years ago None of my icons on the desktop will open, can't open Firefox, can't execute RESTORE, can't add/delete programs, no matter what I try, it says: "Windows http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-xp/can-39-t-open-exe-files-windows-xp.html
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Apparently Im not an admin on the computer. sminlalMay 31, 2010, 1:09 PM I'm not seeing those problems on my system when I change my normal, non-administrative account to an administrative one.When I use "Start -> Control Panel -> thanks a millllllllll Report SP- Apr 6, 2010 at 10:28 AM Holy Crap! egypro u r the best, thanks so much egypro u r the best, thanks so much swer thanks man it really helped to me swer thanks man it really helped to
Fredrik Many thanks! All the important files deny me acces and I cannot change any settings at all to get round it.I have tried to down load software to run scans and software to I graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA in 2002 with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. Xp Exe Fix I also spent hours for searching for broken "Windows Explorer search function in XP" fix, tried many other solutions too, but this one actually helped.
any solution guys? To solve that error 5 message you have to start "Command prompt(CMD)" with "Run as administator" mode. dont get it saying 'Open with...' when you click on a file nor that rundll application not found, perfect fix. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/7174-63-administrator-problems Reply Techexpert August 25, 2016 at 7:45 am Sorry to say but there is no other option to put administrator password on it.
but everytime I have to right click on particular program, go to Run as & uncheck "Protect...." is there any way that I dont need to change it? .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 WOW Report flrodeogirl- Apr 26, 2010 at 02:51 PM OH MY GOODNESS. It was so easy too! or gives error message?
Select System 6. Continued So please make sure, you are running command prompt with "Run as administrator" option by right click on that. Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp Kimmie I solved this problem by opening up the HD through an APPLE computer. Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp jwyfk says: 7 years ago LizLock, you are awesome!
Helpful +2 Report this worked for me Feb 9, 2010 at 09:04 PM This just worked for me. http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-join-windows-10-homegroup.html I open up CMD as administrator and then I type in:"control userpasswords2"Then once I press enter, a window pops up giving me lots of control over accounts, passwords, privileges...etc.Well thing I Sarah Riblon This was excellent information. Gorakshnath says: 6 years ago Method 3 worked for me, too. Windows Xp Cannot Install Programs
Thread Status: Not open for further replies. I have already mentioned, default administrator is disabled. great fix Report Kurchencko- Apr 9, 2010 at 09:44 AM It Works great thanks Report neo- Apr 9, 2010 at 03:57 PM thanks a lot boss you saved my computer Report http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-xp/how-to-repair-windows-xp-corrupted-system-files.html But the dougknox website fix worked great.
FYI... ;) and I'm one happy camper 0 DjLizard 10 Years Ago If anyone else is having issues like this, my Dial-a-fix program tackles this problem, among others (see my signature). Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp when you se the windows loading sign, shut down. First, right click on the program that you want to run. 2.
Thanks again. You wrote to disable simple file sharing, here's how [for future reference]. 1 - Open Folder Options in Control Panel. (Click Start, click Control Panel, click Appearance and Themes, and then solved Can't access certain programs and right click options not working Can't uninstall, delete or access programs/files. Windows Xp Won't Install Programs By a lucky hid I got to this site and article and in 2 minutes solved the problem.
There is NO network, just this stand alone computer. How to enable this secret? Works on the new AVG Free edition. (8.5) christabelle says: 6 years ago After trying the second method, it works! weblink the next time you turn on windows, it will ask you if you want to start up normally or go in safe mode.
Report Dan- May 30, 2010 at 08:59 AM i did it but didnt work T.T Report THANKS***Emi***- Feb 3, 2010 at 04:18 PM i am using windows xp and got the Report penji- Apr 10, 2010 at 12:42 PM what if the messenger is not listed Helpful +9 Report Nis Apr 11, 2010 at 05:42 PM Yes thank you so much this I get the same "Windows cannot access….." message! thanks again Report JAD› Lynn - May 8, 2010 at 08:51 AM Thanks I was plagued by same issue.
If they are encrypted you are out of luck. I've been messing with this for over an hour and a half.