Can't set file association on Windows 10

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Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby EMLVIRUS » Tue Nov 15, 2016 1:51 am

When I run Xnview 2.39 as admin right, I can't set file association on the option windows as all buttons greyed out.
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Re: Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby xnview » Mon Nov 21, 2016 3:28 pm

EMLVIRUS wrote:When I run Xnview 2.39 as admin right, I can't set file association on the option windows as all buttons greyed out.

Have you installed XnView using the zip archive or the setup?
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Re: Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby EMLVIRUS » Tue Nov 22, 2016 4:22 am

xnview wrote:
EMLVIRUS wrote:When I run Xnview 2.39 as admin right, I can't set file association on the option windows as all buttons greyed out.

Have you installed XnView using the zip archive or the setup?

With the extended setup
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Re: Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby xnview » Wed Nov 23, 2016 2:21 pm

the 'windows file associations' is greyed?
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Re: Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby EMLVIRUS » Wed Nov 23, 2016 2:28 pm

xnview wrote:the 'windows file associations' is greyed?

Only that one is clickable, reacting as a system informing that If you are change default application, go to "setting""system""default apps". But that way can be so awkward to be used and you can only find little file types in control panel
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Re: Can't set file association on Windows 10

Postby xnview » Wed Nov 23, 2016 2:39 pm

EMLVIRUS wrote:
xnview wrote:the 'windows file associations' is greyed?

Only that one is clickable, reacting as a system informing that If you are change default application, go to "setting""system""default apps". But that way can be so awkward to be used and you can only find little file types in control panel

starting vista, this is the only solution, but all file extension are not added by default
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