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Windows 7: file associations

15 Feb 2011   #11

Window 7 Home Premium 64 bit
A bit more help please!

Join Date: Oct 2010
Window 7 Home Premium 64 bit
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Need a bit more help please!
Dear Guys
I have now managed to get back to my problem after much distraction, and one way or another I now have lnkfile in my Registry.

I have now returned to the 'To Fix Using a REG File Download' tutorial. Clicking on lnkfile, I find that IsShortcut already exists, so I didn't need to create it. Moving to the next step, clicking on CLSID reveals just one entry as follows:

Name Type Data
(Default) REG_SZ {00021401-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}

I became wary of doing anything else since this did not match what was in the tutorial. I would welcome your suggestions!
Best wishes


My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Feb 2011   #12

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS

Name Type Data
(Default) REG_SZ {00021401-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}

I became wary of doing anything else since this did not match what was in the tutorial
That may be the cause of your problem as the values are screwed-up.

Follow the tutorial and merger the both reg files, reboot.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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