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Windows 7: My default choices won't stay changed.

23 Nov 2013   #1
Jim Pearce

windows 7 64 bit
My default choices won't stay changed.

When I select a particular program, close the choose window, go back and check to see if it's actually still the one I chose it reverts back to the one I didn't want.

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23 Nov 2013   #2

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18.3 MATE, W10 Home, #All 64 bit

How are you trying to set the default program option?

Are you following this tutorial?
Default Programs - Associate a File Type or Protocol
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23 Nov 2013   #3
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

I don't understand what you're trying to do...exactly.
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