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Duplicate entries in Open With menu

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by throoper, Apr 15, 2008.

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  1. throoper

    throoper Trusted Advisor (deceased) Thread Starter

    Jan 20, 2007
    Here's the problem.
    I was slimming down my "Open With" list and discovered duplicates of Firefox for HTM and HTML. I deleted the value for FIREFOX.EXE at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.htm and .html\OpenWithList. When I checked the "Open With" list, the duplicates were still there.
    Opened Registry Editor and the values are back. :confused:
    I checked the keys under HKCR and they are only default.
    Firefox is the default browser.
    Anyone have an idea of how I can get rid of the duplicates ?
    T. :)
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