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Windows 7: Shortcuts no longer work

27 Nov 2009   #1
Danwarr117

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Shortcuts no longer work

Hi and thanks for all of the help in advance.

I was attempting to open a file and was required to choose what program opened that particular file. I accidentally picked Adobe reader as the default program and now all my shortcut icons look like Adobe icons and whenever I try to open a shortcut it opens Adobe instead of the normal program.

Please Help.
Thanks


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27 Nov 2009   #2
Kari

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Hi Dan, welcome to the Seven Forums.

Our admin Brink has made a tutorial explaining how to restore Windows 7 file associations. You can read it here.

Kari
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27 Nov 2009   #3
Danwarr117

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Thank you so much.
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27 Nov 2009   #4
Kari

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You are welcome. Our tutorial section is already famous, check it out when an issue arises.

Kari
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