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why is my startup not working?

By loricastro19 ·
why is it that when i click on anything but my internet explorer in my startup i get this thing that says that it is a exe file and it does not know what program to use to open it with. what happen?

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What happen? Someone set up us the bomb.

by seanferd In reply to why is my startup not wor ...

Possibly malware, so scan for that. http://malwarebytes.org is a good addition to your AV scanner. Run in Safe Mode for best results.

Otherwise, some other sort of corruption occurred. Fix it:
XP: http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htm download and merger into registry the Exe File Association Fix

7: http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/file-asso-fixes-for-windows-7/

Vista: http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/105/1/File-association-fixes-for-Windows-Vista.html

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