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Windows 7: Avoiding Opening Multiple Instances..

20 Oct 2017   #1
shepherd999

windows 7 professional 32 bit
 
 
Avoiding Opening Multiple Instances..

I have files on my computer with the ending .ach which are associated with the program eSignal - so when I double click on an .ach file it opens eSignal. So far so good.

However when I double click on a second or subsequent .ach file it opens a completely new instance of eSignal - which I don't want. I just want the original instance of eSignal to be used each time

Is there anything I can do about this? Support at eSignal say they are unable to help.


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20 Oct 2017   #2
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

That behavior is default. Every time you double click on an .ach file it will open a new eSignal.
To open an .ach file on same eSignal you should go by the Open command from eSignal.
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20 Oct 2017   #3
shepherd999

windows 7 professional 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Megahertz07 View Post
That behavior is default. Every time you double click on an .ach file it will open a new eSignal.
To open an .ach file on same eSignal you should go by the Open command from eSignal.
Thanks for your answer. What seems strange to me is that when running eSignal on XP I wouldn't get multiple instances. It just happens on Windows 7.
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