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March 22, 2010 at 11:06:05
Specs: Windows XP
AVG detected a virus and I clicked quarantine.

OS: Windows XP
After the reboot, I can open C drive or folders.But I can not open any applications like Internet explorer, WMP,Real player or the AVG itself.

Most of the discussion & fixes online is limited to Open With virus for the drives but not much help for the problem with opening actual programs.

Appreciate your time!

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March 22, 2010 at 11:36:08
See my Response Number 7 to you in the thread at the link below.


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March 23, 2010 at 11:43:38
that worked great. Was able to launch AVG and started full scan w/o even checking IE.
Hope IE will launch too w/o problems..

Thanks and keep up the grat work..

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March 23, 2010 at 13:29:42
open-with, Glad to see that it worked & Thanks for posting back to let us know.


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September 18, 2010 at 01:01:45
Thank you very much!

I was thinking that I'd have to reformat.

For anyone who's got this problem: follow those instructions. They work.

Thanks again,


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