Restore defaults for .exe and .zip files


You are unable to open .exe or .zip files.
When you attempt to do so you may be asked to select a program to open the file with.


This is usually the result of malware or viruses.


File Type Windows Vista Windows 7
.EXE Download Download
.ZIP Download Download
  1. Download the appropriate file above and run it.
    • If it just displays text in a new page, then try right clicking the link and selecting Save Target As or Save Link As.
  2. Click Continue and/or Yes if prompted when opening the file.

1 comment

  1. THANK YOU CARL! You have absolutely saved my life with this fix! I am so grateful, couldn't be happier!

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