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Windows 7: all program help with opening them

10 Apr 2012   #1
Mrvinc911

California
 
 
all program help with opening them

Hello yesterday I was learning how to code programs and I tried to open calculator with my coding program dev c++ and then I opened it I didn't understand it but I looked back on my desktop and every thing was opened with dev c++ so how can I fix this?Yes I tried system restore and nothing happened it still opens with dev c++ so I hope someone can help me.


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10 Apr 2012   #2
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You changed the file associations by accident. Here's how to restore them.

Default File Type Associations - Restore
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10 Apr 2012   #3
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

In addition, you would need to download and merge the lnk (LNK) option from the tutorial above to restore the default associations of shortcuts to hopefully fix this for you.
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10 Apr 2012   #4
Mrvinc911

California
 
 
thanks

Thank you for the help I fixed my PC and NOW IT WORKS so thank you very much I feel so excited to use it again so this is just a thanks to all the people who helped.
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10 Apr 2012   #5
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

That's great news. I'm glad that we could help.
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