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How do i change default application to Unknown Application

  1. #11


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by TairikuOkami View Post
    Try this.
    Not sure that'll work since that's one of the keys deleted by the .ext option below.

    Default File Associations - Restore in Windows 8
    Last edited by Brink; 01 Apr 2014 at 07:36. Reason: added quote

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  2. #12


    Trnava
    Posts : 683
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64


    I know, but it is worth the try. The problem might be deleting the whole key and Windows restoring it.
    I tried to do it with rtf and it worked, but there might be some other settings involved, who knows.
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  3. #13


    Posts : 6
    windows 8


    Quote Originally Posted by TairikuOkami View Post
    Try this.
    still a frickin notepad
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