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Windows 7: Need some help regarding file extensions

30 Mar 2011   #1
mhasan

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
 
 
Need some help regarding file extensions

Could anyone tell me what is the destination of (.lnk) extension. some how its being changed and what ever I want to open from the Start Menu. Its open with the MS Word.

I think I am not able to describe my problem properly but I need help. plz hep me.
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
4 BG RAM
CORE i3
1 GB HD GRAPHIC.

Please help..........


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30 Mar 2011   #2
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mhasan View Post
Could anyone tell me what is the destination of (.lnk) extension. some how its being changed and what ever I want to open from the Start Menu. Its open with the MS Word.

I think I am not able to describe my problem properly but I need help. plz hep me.
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
4 BG RAM
CORE i3
1 GB HD GRAPHIC.

Please help..........
Hi there! Welcome to SF!

Go to this thread Default File Type Associations - Restore and download the file for lnk (Shortcut link files) and run the file that should solve your problem.

Hope this helps,
Captain
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30 Mar 2011   #3
mhasan

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
 
 

Thank you vry much Its done.
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30 Mar 2011   #4
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mhasan View Post
Thank you vry much Its done.
Your Welcome!
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