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    SOLVED "Open with" dialog broken.

    SOLVED !!!!!!! ..... By Ramesh Srinivasan .. Whilst browsing around Google, I came across this (but for Windows XP): Clicking the "Open With" or "Choose Program..." option always opens the file with Notepad? Note the second suggested error message. It's almost exactly what I'm getting...
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    SOLVED "Open with" dialog broken.

    Just to add, ..... The default file types doesn't seem to be the problem, as all my files do have default programs associated with them. I can even select one of the alternatives from the right-click pop-up option menu. I can also open and use the Default Program application via Control...
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    SOLVED "Open with" dialog broken.

    Hi, I just discovered that if I right-click a file ( .txt , .avi , etc), and attempt to use "Open With", I do get a previously used list of programs to select from in the drop down list that appears. However, if I then select the "choose default program ..." dialog box to find an alternative...
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    SOLVED Installing programs to 2nd Hard Drive, on 64-bit OS.

    Hi again, I've been installing and running a number of programs over the last few days through the second hard drive, and it seems W7 is behaving just fine with them. I ran into a temporary glitch initially, but found it was simply a compatibility issue, and nothing to do with installation on...
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    SOLVED Installing programs to 2nd Hard Drive, on 64-bit OS.

    Cheers for the advice :D ..... I've bitten the bullet and installed a few of the programs I'd intended to keep away from my windows C drive. The PC hasn't barfed at me ... yet, so here'e keeping my fingers crossed. As to why I wanted to do this in the first place, = I have a couple of...
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    SOLVED Installing programs to 2nd Hard Drive, on 64-bit OS.

    I recently bought a new PC with Win 7 Home Premium, 64bit installed (previously used Vista Home Premium 32bit). I understand (as far as I'm aware), that 64bit apps should be installed into the ''Program Files'' folder on the root of drive C, and that 32bit apps should go into the ''Program...
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