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When I click to open notepad or microsoft word or other executable program, they are all opening MicroSoft SharePoint instead with a blank page except for a strange looking symbol on the page. I uninstalled MicroSoft SharePoint and now my programs are opening normally. How can I run MicroSoft SharePoint without it doing this (and why is this happening)? I've uninstalled MS SharePoint and then reinstalled it and the same problem occurs. Thanks!

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When you say it "opens in SharePoint", how do you mean? What is it that you see? – James Love Mar 27 '11 at 22:07

It's hard to tell what might be going on based on your description. It sounds like you must have installed SharePoint on your local machine (as opposed to a server). If you're doing that and are having this issue, then I'd wonder why you are installing SharePoint in the first place.

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