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Windows 7: Default File Type Associations - Restore

10 Feb 2012   #410

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit.

thank you very much Brink
can you help me again ???
I have a problem !!!
I can't see movie files thumbnails for extensions ( FLV , WEBM , 3GP , 3GPP )

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10 Feb 2012   #411

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Hazem,

I have added 3GP and 3GPP to the list to restore Windows Media Player as the default program for them.

For WEBM, you might look at the link below to see if that player may work for it.
The WebM Project | Welcome to the WebM Project
For FLV, you could install the Shark codecs at the link below to see them with Windows Media Player. - Windows 7 Codecs - WMP12 Codecs
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10 Feb 2012   #412

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit.

thank you very much Mr Brink
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10 Feb 2012   #413

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Hazem.
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16 Feb 2012   #414

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

I accidentaly opened DTS file with Notepad is there anyway of changing it back?
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16 Feb 2012   #415

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Herkus, and welcome to Seven Forums.

No worries, you can use the tutorial below to use Open with to select the program you had the DTS file opening with previously.

Open With - Change Default Program
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16 Feb 2012   #416
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64

I had a similar problem here when finding the Opera browser's icon on several image files and simply had to reset each one to the Windows Photo viewer. Fortunately it was for one group of files of the same type rather then seeing all throughout the main drive effected just by file type alone.

The Restore Default Associations option here is intended more or less for any wider spread situation that comes up rather then a fast quick fix done by changing a default program. For those times when you can't see something corrected quickly then you would use this option since it covers just about all file types.
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17 Feb 2012   #417

windows 7
worked like a charm

great work man.kudos!
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25 Feb 2012   #418

windows 7 home premium x64

Hi Brink

The problem with my computer is that all files and programs are opening in same program.

for example if i open any file or program in winrar all others are opening in rar only.

pls help me in this.
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25 Feb 2012   #419

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Sunny, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Are these only with shortcuts (LNK) and EXE file extensions?

If so, then you could download and merge these file extensions listed in this tutorial to restore their default association and hopefully fix this for you.
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