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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by chuck-HD, Apr 6, 2008.

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  1. chuck-HD

    chuck-HD Thread Starter

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    hi, I was trying to open a text message to edit it, and I screwed something up. Now my pictures, most of them, and text messages open like this,
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    How can I get things back to normal?
    Thanks , Chuck.:(
     
  2. WhitPhil

    WhitPhil Gone but never forgotten Trusted Advisor

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    Select one of the files in question, right mouse, Open With
    Scroll to whatever program you expected to open
    AND, select the option to "Always use this program ...."
    OK your way out.
     
  3. chuck-HD

    chuck-HD Thread Starter

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    Thanks, I remember seeing the check box you're talking about.
    Chuck.
     
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