Fix Error Unable to execute files in the temporary directory. Setup aborted.

In this article, we are going to discuss an error ‘Unable to execute files in the temporary directory. Setup aborted. Error 5: Access is denied’. This error normally occurs when you try to install software on your computer. Although it is most commonly known to occur on Windows 7, it is seen on other Windows versions as well. The main reasons for this error are insufficient privileges to install programs or issues with the temporary directory. Now let us see[…]

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Fix Grayed Out Files and Folders on Mac

You have been through many problems while working on your Mac, like files getting deleted accidentally, formatting a partition by mistake, losing files while transferring them to another storage drive, and so on. But you are stuck with a new problem now! Some of the folders and files on Mac have grayed out, and you are not able to access them. You don’t know how to fix the issue. Usually, files and folders are displayed in Mac Finder app in[…]

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How to Detect Potentially Unsafe File Types in ZIP?

Sometimes when you try to click a Zip file, or try downloading one from internet, Windows and WinZip categorizes them as suspicious to download. It may even warn that you are working with a file type that could potentially contain a virus. Meaning, Zip file may contain potentially unsafe file types! Which file types are said to be potentially unsafe? The very good instance for potentially unsafe file type is EXE file type. Well, most of the times EXE files[…]

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Can Opening A Zip File Give You Virus?

Well… the answer could be yes! Opening a Zip file can bring viruses! The very famous approach to send .exe file from one person to another through an email is to Zip it first, then email the resulting Zip, and then the receiver has to unzip at his end. That’s where the planning of hackers and spammers start to get materialized! Why Spammers use Zip file to spread virus? Zip file contain collection of files inside it. Simply knowing that you have[…]

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