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Windows 7: How do I associate .msp files to run using Windows Installer?

02 Jul 2014   #1
PaulR1970

Win7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
How do I associate .msp files to run using Windows Installer?

Trying to run a patch (.msp) for one of my s/w programs and this type of file is associated with PaintShopPro! Windows Installer is not in the list of programs to associate to this file type. Where is the .exe for it? Or how do I get it to appear in the list? I can't find it anywhere.
It IS associated with .msi files but not .msp ....
Many thanks, if anyone can help.


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02 Jul 2014   #2
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

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02 Jul 2014   #3
PaulR1970

Win7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

No, Windows Installer isn't in the list. ...well not on my PC anyway.
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02 Jul 2014   #4
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Windows installer yes would not be in that list on anyones pc.

This here has what you want:

Default File Type Associations - Restore
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03 Jul 2014   #5
PaulR1970

Win7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Many thanks Andrew129260! Fixed.
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04 Jul 2014   #6
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Glad to hear it :)
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 How do I associate .msp files to run using Windows Installer?




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