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.exe files are "executable", meaning that they are programs. If you can read machine code it might be interesting, otherwise it just runs on the computer.

A Way to open not run but open is if you open up wordpad then open the file like a text document it will show you codeing and some can be read but some parts with the symbols are just stateing that you do not have the correct characters to read that part

(don't use notepad it mixes the codeing up even with wordwrap off)

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