Unable to install software



SLY Stone
07-09-2005, 11:48 PM
Whenever I try to install software I get the following message:

C:\windows\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for running
MS-Dos and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose ‘Close’ to terminate the
application.

Is there a fix out there for this
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SLY Stone

Will Denny
07-09-2005, 11:48 PM
Hi

Please see if the following article helps:

"Error Message When You Install or Start an MS-DOS or 16-Bit Windows Based
Program"
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=324767

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Will Denny
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"SLY Stone" <SLYStone@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:F27737BA-2F8F-4EEC-B5A2-8C7A7B5C20AB@microsoft.com...
> Whenever I try to install software I get the following message:
>
> C:\windows\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for
> running
> MS-Dos and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate
> the
> application.
>
> Is there a fix out there for this
> --
> SLY Stone

SLY Stone
07-09-2005, 11:48 PM
gracias mi amigo.
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SLY Stone


"Will Denny" wrote:

> Hi
>
> Please see if the following article helps:
>
> "Error Message When You Install or Start an MS-DOS or 16-Bit Windows Based
> Program"
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=324767
>
> --
>
> Will Denny
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
> Please reply to the News Groups
>
>
> "SLY Stone" <SLYStone@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:F27737BA-2F8F-4EEC-B5A2-8C7A7B5C20AB@microsoft.com...
> > Whenever I try to install software I get the following message:
> >
> > C:\windows\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for
> > running
> > MS-Dos and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate
> > the
> > application.
> >
> > Is there a fix out there for this
> > --
> > SLY Stone
>
>
>

Peter Foldes
07-09-2005, 11:48 PM
Also run your Malware,spybot and Anti virus. This issue is believed to be caused by a Trojan.
Read in here
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/16bit.htm
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Peter

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"SLY Stone" <SLYStone@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:9F62116A-1E41-4798-AE82-695ED65AF685@microsoft.com...
> gracias mi amigo.
> --
> SLY Stone
>
>
> "Will Denny" wrote:
>
>> Hi
>>
>> Please see if the following article helps:
>>
>> "Error Message When You Install or Start an MS-DOS or 16-Bit Windows Based
>> Program"
>> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=324767
>>
>> --
>>
>> Will Denny
>> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>> Please reply to the News Groups
>>
>>
>> "SLY Stone" <SLYStone@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:F27737BA-2F8F-4EEC-B5A2-8C7A7B5C20AB@microsoft.com...
>> > Whenever I try to install software I get the following message:
>> >
>> > C:\windows\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for
>> > running
>> > MS-Dos and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate
>> > the
>> > application.
>> >
>> > Is there a fix out there for this
>> > --
>> > SLY Stone
>>
>>
>>


Unable to install software