.exe extensions not working?You are trying to open programs as usually when all of a sudden all the .exe files that you click on will not open instead you get Windows Cannot Open This File Well that's what this tutorial is going to fix for you. I know how annoying this issue can be because i had the .exe issue a while back and it drove me insane.
However i found the fix and now I'm giving it to you in simple steps that should have you back up and running in no time at all
The error that you would see for this issue is displayed below.
Step OneClick on Start and Select Control Panel
Step TwoMake sure you are in Classic view
If you control panel says 'Switch to Category View' then you are all ready in classic view, if not then switch to classic view.
Step ThreeFind the icon that says Folder Options and Double Click it.
Step FourClick on the File Types tab and then Click New
Step FiveEnter exe into the File Extension box then Click Advanced.
Step SixFrom the Associated File Type drop down menu Select Application
Step SevenCompare with the image below if all is correct Click OK
Step EightClose Folder Options
Close Control Panel