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Most of my items open in notepad... please help

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by djrhodes, Feb 14, 2007.

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  1. djrhodes

    djrhodes Thread Starter

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    as title says, i double-click my clock and a notepad pops up with heaps of giberish, same goes with alot of other files on my comp, any ideas? the cause of this was me not being able to delete a file, so i opened it and changed to " open with " to notepad... so please help :)
     
  2. Augie65

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    Go to File Association Fixes and click on the CPL File Association Fix. That should fix the clock.
    If you have others that you need, just select the file from the list.
    Instructions at top of web page to run fixes.
     
  3. djrhodes

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    It didnt work, the regestries dont save for same reason
     
  4. Augie65

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    Try the EXE fix. Note the instructions to run the exe fix.
     
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