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Windows 7: Default Programs - Set a Program's Default Associations

21 Jul 2011   #10

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by redgrl View Post
Thanks Shawn! I tried all the other fixes but yours was the only one that worked. Tried all the folder and system options but changing the default pgm is the fix that worked.

You're welcome Redgrl, and welcome to Seven Forums.

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22 Jul 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.

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22 Jul 2011   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're welcome Seckin, and welcome to Seven Forums.
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26 Feb 2012   #13

Windows 7

Thank you, thank you and very BIG thank you! Just reading steps 1 to 3, you helped me to fix a problem I was having to associate file types with XnView on Windows7 x64.
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26 Feb 2012   #14

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Sit3UserX.
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31 Jan 2015   #15
Yukon Bob

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

My Control Panel looks nothing like the one in the tutorial. Mine does not show "Control Panel All Items" nor does it show 'default programs". have gone thru all "file view, etc" items and find nothing about default items.
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31 Jan 2015   #16

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Bob,

Did you open the Control Panel using icon views like in step 4 of OPTION ONE of the tutorial below?

Control Panel View - Category or Icons
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