[Fix]Microsoft Office – Files Blocked By Registry Policy Setting

A few days ago I was planning on going through some of my old office files and deleting out any files that were out dated, or I did not need anymore. But every time I tried to open a file I received this nice error from Office 2003 & 2007 saying

You are attempting to open a file type that is blocked by your registry policy setting.

And

You are attempting to open a file that was created in an earlier version of Microsoft Office. This file type is blocked from opening in this version by your registry policy setting.

So after trying to open up two files and receiving this error, I head over to Google to do some research, and see what is causing this error. After a little while of looking around, I find a Microsoft page explaining how to fix it. The fix involves several registry changes to stop Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint from producing this error.

Well to make life easier for the next person that has this error message, and to avoid having to play around in the registry, which can cause some serious problems, I decided to make a registry patch that you just open up, and it will automatically add all the necessary registry entries in a few seconds for you.
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Internet Optimizing In Laymen Terms

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Internet Optimizing
Computer Optimizing In Laymen Terms

Windows – ALL

So today, I will go through how to optimize your internet for peak performance. The reason why you want to optimize it is for a better web surfing experience, In laymen terms – Faster internet speed for web-surfing and file downloading. I have included some advanced tips at the bottom of this article. Namely, what to do to increase Bit Torrent Speeds and P2P downloads.

I have never experienced any problems from using this method to speed up internet connection.

So lets get down to the internet optimizing

1. Goto Speedtest.net – you will see a screen like this. (more…)

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