Where did you get this .zip file from?
That program is NOT distributed as a zip file (to my knowledge). Is is
distributed on a CD/DVD as a bunch of files on the disk. If you downloaded
it from Microsoft it is likely a self extracting executable.
In the first case the program would start the auto install procedure by your
inserting the disk in the tray. In the second case you would run the
If someone just zipped up their folder where "they" installed Money to, and
gave the .zip file to you, you do not have a working version of Money. It
must be "installed" on the computer where it is to be used.
Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User
"todd" <todd@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I've unzipped a file and C:\Users\User\AppData\Local\Temp is where the
> (microsoft money 2003) goes. I first unzipped to my desktop but ugh, all
> files. Now with the file in the above directory, I can't find it to open
> Second, how do I make it a real program, ie. like microsoft word, excel
> I'm not sure the above directory is the right place for this file. Please
> provide me with some direction.
> thanks always todd