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! Cannot execute?

by Athlete22 / May 6, 2007 6:06 PM PDT

I am trying to open a file using WinRar and when I try to open it, it comes up with this error message:
! Cannot execute "C:\DOCUME~1\Kate\LOCALS~1\Temp\Rar$EX00.719\ProRat.exe"

Could anyone help me please?

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by tomron / May 6, 2007 6:40 PM PDT
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by Athlete22 / May 6, 2007 6:45 PM PDT
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I know it's not but I need to open it.

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by tomron / May 6, 2007 7:03 PM PDT
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I don't know if it will make a difference but maybe it will open in safe mode.Since this file is .exe it might cause problems opening it.

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safe mode
by Athlete22 / May 6, 2007 8:39 PM PDT
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How do I run it in safe mode sorry?

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Why Do You Want To Get Infected..?
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / May 7, 2007 2:08 AM PDT
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..Besides, a .exe file will open by double clicking on it. No need to use a decompressor like WinRAR. To boot into Safe Mode, follow the instructions in the link below:

How To Start In 'Safe Mode'

And the problem with executing the file may be because you're ALREADY infected with the Trojan.. Have you tried downloading, installing, updating, then running a full system scan using the free tool below?:

Ewido/AVG Antispyware 7.5 Tool

Hope this helps.


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