All my PC applications turned to .lnk [Closed]

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all my PC applications like Excel Word PS Powerpoint Explorer and even Google Chrome .exe has turned to .lnk and their default program is set to Word...so i click on Google Chrome it opens in Word...due to which i am unable to open them properly. how do i revert this setting back to default...plzzz help...System restore tried..no use...suggest sumthng effective...
for example when i open a saved workbook it opens in Excel properly...but when i click on Microsoft excel icon for a new workbook...it opens in MS Word as it is now a .lnk file.....HELPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPP!!!!!!!!!!!

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Hi

See this Kioskea "How-to" for instructions and solution:

https://ccm.net/faq/9846-windows-7-all-shorcuts-have-been-changed-to-lnk-files

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