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Windows 7: shortcuts associated with different programs

05 Oct 2010   #1
deeloc

windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 
shortcuts associated with different programs

Hi brink, all the shortcuts on my desktop are now opened by the windows photo and fax viewer.all has got 'lnk' to it. i tried to restore to previous state but i did not work out. if i need to open any program, i will have to go all the way to the program files to locate them before i could launch them. please help me to fix this. i run windows 7 ultimate 32bit


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06 Oct 2010   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Deeloc, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Download and merge the lnk option in the tutorial below. It will restore all of the default associations and settings for shortcuts (LNK).

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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09 Oct 2010   #3
deeloc

windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 
shortcut associated with different program

hello. thank you very much.it really worked. it was my first post and my problem has been solved. i'm gonna to tell my friends about this.
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09 Oct 2010   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome Deeloc. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted.
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