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Windows 7: Problems with desktop/start up menu

03 Jul 2013   #1
geniegal6

Windows 7
 
 
Problems with desktop/start up menu

So yesterday, I wanted to look at a file and I had to do that thing where you choose a program to view the file with. I did this, however, now everything on my desktop/start up menu links to this and I don't know what do. Please help, much appreciated


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03 Jul 2013   #2
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 
Default File Type Associations - Restore

Have a look at this tutorial:
Default File Type Associations - Restore
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03 Jul 2013   #3
geniegal6

Windows 7
 
 

Hello! Thanks for response etc. However, I don't really understand what is saying. Sorry!
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03 Jul 2013   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Geniegal,

Most likely you'll need to download and merge the .reg files for the listed lnk (LNK) option in the tutorial above to restore it's default associations to hopefully fix this.
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