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  1. #1


    Posts : 55
    Windows 8.1

    You have new apps that can open this file...


    When I double-click on txt files or html files on my hard drive, why do I get this popup that tells me I have new apps for this type of file? Notepad is fine for txt files, as is Firefox or IE for the html files.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Auricman,

    This may be able to help with that.

    "New App Installed" Notification - Disable in Windows 8
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    Posts : 55
    Windows 8.1


    Thanks, Brink.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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