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Windows 7: Can one dump a list of file associations?

03 Aug 2015   #1
morph000

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Can one dump a list of file associations?

I have screen captures of current file associations sorted both by extension and by association but it would be nice to have a text based list.

Anyone know how to do it ?


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03 Aug 2015   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

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03 Aug 2015   #3
paul1149

Linux Lite 2.8 x64 (full-featured, fast, rock-solid)
 
 

It looks like filetypesman can do this:

Version 1.52:
Added command-line options to save the types/extensions list into html/text/xml/csv file
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04 Aug 2015   #4
morph000

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for the reply.
I'm familiar with Filestypeman but unfortunately it doesn't render what the user setting are.

Unfortunately "take over the system" programs like Powerdvd tend to make a real mess of associations.
As an example my .flv default app is FLV Media Player but the Win registry and Filestypemanager show PowerDVD as the handler.
I plan to uninstall Powerdvd as it's gone flaky again and it's really not worth the hassle anymore, as SMPlayer is so good and free !
So...I want to reassociate and fix up existing PowerDVD damage.


I should note too that it shows the correct associations via Control Panel/Default apps which is why I wanted to capture all that list...
I'm currently looking at screen to text converters, but nothing's a standout so far...
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