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Windows 7: When i try to open any programs it pops up "open with"

05 Sep 2011   #1
pedra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
When i try to open any programs it pops up "open with"

hi
I have this small problem i hope you can help me with .
all my shortcuts, and actually on all my programs i try to run it comes open with. i managed to open fierfox with going to the fierfox history and select a previous site.
Annyway i have windows 7, plz help


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05 Sep 2011   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Pedra, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if downloading and merging the exe and lnk (LNK) options in the tutorial below may be able to help. They will restore the default associations for these.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

It would also be a good idea to scan your system with either or both the Malwarebytes Free and Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper just to help make sure that your system is clean.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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05 Sep 2011   #3
pedra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

no it did not work :=(
after everything i did not understand how to fix it. i did everything and it still come "open with"

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05 Sep 2011   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Please explain what you mean by "i did not understand how to fix it". Where you able to download and merge the REG files?
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05 Sep 2011   #5
pedra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

yes i was abel to merge and do everything it said on the link
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05 Sep 2011   #6
bru

Win 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Somehow Adobe Reader has been associated with all you programs. I had something similar happen with a different program and I did a system restore to before the problem occured.
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05 Sep 2011   #7
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedra View Post
yes i was abel to merge and do everything it said on the link
Strange. It should have restored the default association after you merged the EXE and LNK .reg files and restarted the computer.

Doing a system restore, as Bru posted above, using a restore point dated before this happened should also help.
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05 Sep 2011   #8
pedra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

haha. i was so dumb :P i onely did the exe not the other one ..
ty allllooottt. <333
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05 Sep 2011   #9
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

LOL, I'm happy that you got it sorted.
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