When I started > run > ncpa.cpl I get message error "file does not have a program associated with it... »

XP SP3 with ALL critical & almost all critics not updated.

I'm trying to follow the instructions in MS Article 871122 OTF Windows to configure my wireless network settings.

But when I try to... Start > run > ncpa.cpl I get message error "file doesn't have a program associated with it".

Thank you

Steve

HDTV - calibration.com

Ok.  That's what steps 1 and 2 of the instructions in KB 871122.  You are now up to step 3.

Now we will solve the problem "file does not have a program associated with it".  Go tohttp://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htm .  Read the explanatory text and then click the 5th from the top:CPL file Association Fix download the zip file, extract the reg file, then run it.

Because this association should not have broken, I suggest that you download, update and run

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and

SuperAntiSpyware

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