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Windows 7: I cant open a file folder in my windows 7 HP 64bit.

28 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
I cant open a file folder in my windows 7 HP 64bit.

The error showing is " this file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. please install program , or, if one already installed, create an association in the Default programs control panel. infact i have gone through the solution method provided in the forum, but still the error or problem is unfixed. kindly help me on this. its urgent.

thanking u,


My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Jun 2012   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Mathew, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Are you getting this error when trying to open a folder or a file?

For now you, might see if using the download for "Folder", or the file extension if for a file in the tutorial below may be able to help. :)

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps for now,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

thanks for the reply post.

anyway i fixed the issue. it was some reg related error.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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