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Windows 7: .7Z Associated with Windows Explorer and I cannot change it.

20 Jul 2013   #11

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Disciple Dark,

Yeah, you might uninstall your current version of 7-Zip, then install the 9.30 alpha version (top right corner at site) to see how it works for you. It should work better for you.

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22 Jul 2013   #12
Disciple Dark

Windows 7 Proffesional 64 bit

Hello Again People,

I wanted to report back and let you all know that my problem has been resolved, I had to restore my system to a point a few days back but no harm done only a minor inconvenience.

Thank you for the aid
And have a great day
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22 Jul 2013   #13

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted D. Have a great day as well.
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