Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
This article describes the Quick Fix utility (Qfixapp.exe)
that is included with the Application Compatibility
Toolkit for Windows XP and Windows .NET. Qfixapp.exe
is a tool that includes pre-packaged fixes that provide
an easy way to fix a program.
Use Qfixapp.exe To Apply Program Fixes
You can use Qfixapp.exe to quickly apply various program fixes (AppFixes, also known as "shims") to a program to determine their effectiveness. Qfixapp.exe reads the %SystemRoot%\windows\apppatch\sysmain.sdb database to produce a list of available fixes. When you select an AppFix, you can start the program executable (.exe) file, and the AppFix will be applied. If a suitable AppFix is found, the tool eventually helps you to generate and test matching file information. When you run Qfixapp.exe, you see the following items:
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