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Error opening AutoIt file: "Unable to open file."

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A few years ago, an executable file (.exe) was created by another person using AutoIt that worked just fine on my Windows XP computer, however, in the past week, I've gotten a new PC that has Windows 7 on it, and now the .exe file gives an error when I try to open it: "Unable to open file."

I don't have access to the old computer that this .exe worked perfectly with.

The .exe is on a mapped drive on the server (L:\)

The executable file was set up to update a '.csv' file located in the same folder as the AutoIt '.exe' file.

Is there any way to get the .exe file to work again?

Thanks!

frustrated, but not giving up.

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Not really, have you tried on a Local Drive. Without the Source Code to Fix the problem you're stuck.


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Ouch....that's not the response I was hoping for. I don't think I have the source code files that went into creating that 'AutoIt' file (shf_change.exe)...the only other option would be to find a program that can 'decompile' the .exe file so that I can see the code used for calling and updating that 'shf_last.csv' file.

Is there such a tool/program?

'...holding onto hope.'

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Read the forum rules about Decompile questions. and search the forums. It's been asked and answered many times over.


George

Question about decompiling code? Read the decompiling FAQ and don't bother posting the question in the forums.

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