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Windows 7: help - .avi wont associate w/ wmp 12

15 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 but
help - .avi wont associate w/ wmp 12

I just upgraded to windows 7 and i tried playing an .avi file and when i double-clicked the file it asked to set the default

I choose WMP 12 and watched the video, but when I double-clicked it again the next day the same pop-up came up.

I went into properties and set it to other programs which worked when double-clicked but when the default is set to WMP 12 the program continually asks to set the default

along with this when i open up the set default programs for specific files; .avi isn't even on the list

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15 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

The registry fix in THIS POST will most likely fix your issue.
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