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Can I look at the source code of an file with extension .exe with Microsoft Visual Studio? If I can''t, what would I have to do to look at the source code for an executable file?

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If you want to look at the source code for an exe file you will have to need the following things:

+ THE SOURCECODE!

You can''t get the sourcecode from a program (you can view the assembly code if you want, but without all symbol names.)

Imagine the sourcecode as a Cow, a living cow.
And the executable file as being minced meat.

Now can you get the Cow back from the minced meat?
No you can''t.

(I know that the cow metaphor is stolen, I''ve seen it in another similar topic, can''t remember who said it.)

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