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Windows 7: Changed a file Association and it changed everything to a link file

08 Dec 2011   #1

windows 7 ultimate x32
Changed a file Association and it changed everything to a link file

LIke an idiot I changed a associate file and it has turned everything into a lnk so I cant open any programs or anything at all any solutions would be greatly appreciated

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08 Dec 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello KnightSaint, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You could use the tutorial below to download the file extension that you changed to restore it's default associations.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps,
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08 Dec 2011   #3

windows 7 ultimate x32
solution worked like magic Thank you Brink

I did exactly like you said and your download worked like magic I will direct all my freinds to come to this site to cure all there ailments with windows 7 and 8 thanks again
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08 Dec 2011   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

This message is for Brink, Im new at this so I dont know where to say thank you so Im posting it here..... Thank you so much your solution to my file association problem was taken care of with the default program download you posted on the page where I posted my problem … once again I cant thank you enough knightsaint
You're most welcome KnightSaint.
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