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Messed up compressed folders

by Beno_Under / November 20, 2007 1:50 PM PST

Well like the title suggests i messed up my compressed folders thing.
I made it open using another program and now I can't get what I had before.
I tried using the thing which is supposed to tell you how to make it open but none of them was what i origanally had. (you know, the one that defaults with the computer).
So right now I can't open any commpressed files, which basicly means I can't download anything.

Help would be much appreciated.
Sorry for my poor spelling.

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Have You Tried Uninstalling Your Zip Program..?
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 21, 2007 12:35 AM PST

Uninstalling the third party zip program should allow Vista to re-enable it's compressed folders default.

Hope this helps.


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In case this doesn't work, this link is very useful
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 21, 2007 8:10 AM PST
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Yea i unistalled third party
by Beno_Under / November 21, 2007 10:52 AM PST

I did uninstall the third party program, but now all my zip files are Windows shell commor

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