error setting up program defaults

Posted: 10-14-2008, 06:38 AM

For some unknown reason out of the blue notepad.exe has set itself up a
the default .txt file viewer. I'm trying to change it back t
notepad++.exe but it simply will not let me do that. When I get to th
part where I click on Notepad++.exe to set it as the default program
nothing happens & nothing changes. The program does not appear in th
options. What happened? Anyone know how I can achieve what I wan


error setting up program defaults

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Re: error setting up program defaults
Posted: 10-14-2008, 06:42 AM

Have you tried right clicking on a text file and going to open with the
find notepad++ and checking the always open with this application


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Re: error setting up program defaults
Posted: 10-14-2008, 07:21 AM

Yup tried that to no avail
BUT since making my post I DID find a work around (an 'open with
notepad++.exe' registry 'hack'

Thanx anyway!


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