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Windows 7: default programs

20 Sep 2010   #1
bongane

windows 7 starter
 
 
default programs

i have a problem well im using windows 7 starter in about 2weeks ago i got a problem when i try to open every file on my desktop it opens with vlc even the icons on my desktop they all have the vlc icons well ive tryd to change tht but every program i choose it changes the icons of all the files pls somebody help


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20 Sep 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Run a full antivirus scan
Downloand and run malwarebytes, full scan after update

If negative
Go back a week before the problem and do a system restore
System Restore
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20 Sep 2010   #3
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Your file associations are messed up. Follow the instructions in this tutorial.

Default File Type Associations - Restore
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