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 PostPost subject: Renaming EXE files to BAT files        Posted: Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:34 pm 
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Yep, it works! On Windows XP SP3 at least renaming explorer.exe to explorer.bat works. Changing the reg entry for the shell to “explorer.bat” causes explorer’s desktop mode to start.

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 PostPost subject: Re: Renaming EXE files to BAT files        Posted: Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:51 pm 
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 PostPost subject: Re: Renaming EXE files to BAT files        Posted: Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:59 pm 
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I don’t know why I did it, but I was very surprised that it worked.

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