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Questions tagged [file-association]

In an operating system, the means of assigning a file extension or mime type to a particular application, as a default means of opening this type of file.

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Cannot change default file association for mp4

On my new Dell XPS15 laptop I cannot change the default app for mp4's to MediaPlayerClassic (MPC-HC). When I right click and go to "Open with" I can select MPC-HC but I cannot check "Always use this ...
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I want to replace the default Windows 10 calculator with CalcTape.exe in the registry. How?

I want to replace the default Windows 10 calculator with CalcTape.exe in the registry. How and where would I find this in the Windows 10 registry editor? :-)
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Need to open SVG files in a program but they default to IE

I want to change the default open with from Internet Explorer to a program that I use (Silhouette Studio). I have gone into the default app settings and I can see other file types that open with ...
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Problems with predetermined applications in Windows 10

Necessary information I am facing a really weird issue, recently I installed Ableton Live 10 and I tried to authorize it with the offline file. But every time I clicked on the downloaded file the ...
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How do I associate a file type in Windows 10 when right click “Open With” is not an option? [duplicate]

In Windows 10 Home (Version 10.0.17134 Build 17134) I found I was unable to run .bat files because they had become associated with notepad++ and so were opened for editing by default. Normally I would ...
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How do I associate a filetype to open with a self developed application?

In .NET/WinForms/C# I wrote a small program for "viewing" PDF files. It just opens a real PDF viewer and does some more things (not important for the following problem). However, under Windows 10 I ...
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I can't set a program as the default to open a Video File with in Windows 10

I am trying to set bomi as the default video player. In the past I was using it as my default player without any problems. But, for some reason I uninstalled the application, and then installed it ...
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Associate a bunch of unassociated file extensions with Notepad++ at once via batch

I've got thousands of files with extensions ".0", ".1", ".2", etc. that I want to associate with Notepad++ (v7.5.8). They currently don't have any file association in Windows (Windows 10). Since they ...
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Preventing Opera from automatically opening SVGs in browser

I've set Inkscape as the default software for opening SVG files, and indeed, I can open SVG files that I've downloaded in Inkscape by double-clicking in Explorer. However, when double-clicking it from ...
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Ubuntu force default program open?

In my ubuntu, I have Firefox browser and VS Code installed for text editing (it's like notepad++ on windows). Sometimes I have files ending with .html. If I double click them, VS Code opens. I tried ...
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How to find vscode installed path in ubuntu

I am trying to change the FileZilla filetype association and set vscode as default for any filetype. I couldn't find installed application path or executable file to give a path. How do I make vscode ...
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SumatraPDF via scoop: how to set as default application?

Recently I have been trying out Scoop, which seems great for things like nodejs, yarn, git, etc.. But I am having troubles with applications that would otherwise also create file associations. Like ...
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Can't change default program for most extensions (Windows 10)

I can't seem to change the default program used to open most file extensions. It's pretty weird. I can edit the default program for .json files and .pdf files, I have found so far. But for .rar files,...
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`.TXT` file association to Notepad++ “stopped working”

I recently formatted and then reinstalled everything, but oddly now, Windows 7 refuses to let me set Notepad++ as the default .TXT editor. I try to set the "open with" file as usual: right click ...
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Windows 10 not associating filetypes with applications

Going into any given files properties, and changing the "open with" property has not affect on anything that isn't a default windows application. Example: https://gph.is/2yV5dRY

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