getting windows\system32\autoexec.NT error when trying to install VB6

By w_kinne
Jul 16, 2005
  1. error says c:\windows\system32\autoexec.NT. the system file is not suitable for running MSDOS and Windows applications

    I get this error when trying to load visual basic 6 and other programs, whats wrong?

  2. w_kinne

    w_kinne TS Rookie Topic Starter


    I am running Windows XP if that helps
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Most likely you got infected by some virus/malware and your antivirus/adware scanner kindly deleted the autoexec.nt file. Extract the original file from your XP CD to the location shown.
  4. welsh1116

    welsh1116 TS Rookie

    if you haven't sorted this out yet you should search for autoexec.NT any if it isn't in windows\system32 put it in it and it will work it did for me so should for you
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