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Windows 7: Unable to associate file type to upgraded version of a program

24 Dec 2011   #21
pxfragonard

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Voila!!!

I right clicked "default" and chose modify. I changed the 6 to a 7 and bingo, it showed up on the "open with" list immediately!

How 'bout that?

Thanks all and a Merry Christmas to you all!!!


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24 Dec 2011   #22
pxfragonard

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
If you could post back with the full path of the .exe file for the new version of the program, I'll be happy to create a REG file that you could use to change this registry entry automatically for you.
That's very kind of you but I found a way to do it just before reading this latest reply of yours... Have a wonderful Christmas!
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24 Dec 2011   #23
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

That's great news. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted.

I'm really surprised that it didn't get updated when you upgraded to the new version of the program.
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24 Dec 2011   #24
pxfragonard

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks for all your help, Sean... Best,
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