This file does not have a program associated with it... Help pls

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paradoxal_angel Posts 3 Registration date Monday July 15, 2013 Status Member Last seen July 24, 2013 - Jul 16, 2013 at 04:01 AM
paradoxal_angel Posts 3 Registration date Monday July 15, 2013 Status Member Last seen July 24, 2013 - Jul 24, 2013 at 01:43 AM
Hello everyone,

I will really appreciate any help on this problem I am having: Every time I try to export a file from Accpac to Acrobat I get an error saying "this file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Please install a program, or, if one is already installed, create an association in the Default Program control panel"

I don't know if it is all related, but I read something about the autorun.inf file, and I know if I insert any disc in my cd drive the pc shuts down.

It is really frustrating to have to save every file before I can view and attach to email. Can anyone please help me with this? I will be forever grateful.

Thank you very much.

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Ambucias Posts 47360 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,255
Jul 16, 2013 at 05:13 PM
Hello,

To fix the issue, please download and run the file below:

http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htm

Good luck
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paradoxal_angel Posts 3 Registration date Monday July 15, 2013 Status Member Last seen July 24, 2013
Jul 17, 2013 at 01:38 AM
Hello Ambucias,

Thank you, just to make sure, should I run the INF Association fix? There are quite a few links there, and as I am on a company network I am a bit scared I download or run something that I shouldn't.

Thank you for your assistance.
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Ambucias Posts 47360 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,255
Jul 17, 2013 at 06:05 AM
Opps, sorry. You are on a company network. Any solution I give you will not work. You must contact the network administrator so that he or she can activate the appropriate software on your machine.

Good luck

P.S. Kioskea is a community for individual help, we do not provide corporate help.
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paradoxal_angel Posts 3 Registration date Monday July 15, 2013 Status Member Last seen July 24, 2013
Jul 24, 2013 at 01:43 AM
Hello,

Thank you for trying to assist.


Regards.
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