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Windows 7: Winrar .rar open file .reg help


26 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
Winrar .rar open file .reg help

Hello I need help with my winrar , with my whole my about one thing actually, I accidently Made so when I am going to open .RAR files it opens with command prompt ( or whats it called now.. ) Well, I've seen people fixing .exe files through some stuff with a .reg file and some more stuff. I was wondering if someone could make this .reg file and maybe a video, or just a little instruction on how to fix this so I open .rar files with my winrar please I've tried to make .rar to open permanent with winrar its not possible to change back unfortunately help me asap please


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26 Mar 2014   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If i am understanding your problem correctly you have .rar files opening with command prompt.
correct?
Well you can try to reset the .rar file association for this.
this tutorial will help you.

Default File Type Associations - Restore
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27 Mar 2014   #3

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

I didnt see .rar files there only .zip
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27 Mar 2014   #4

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums

See if one of these two tutorials will help.

Open With - Change Default Program

Default Programs - Associate a File Type or Protocol

Jerry
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27 Mar 2014   #5

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Hello again, I got it to work finally! I downloaded filetypesman and started it, I tried following the instructions and deleted the .rar opening file but still It opened with command prompt But then I closed it and started it and then I edited the opening file to winRAR Directory and now it works! Thanks
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28 Mar 2014   #6

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You're welcome
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