Saturday, 8 June 2013

How to fix File Association issue in Win XP??

Q:How to fix File Association issue in Win XP??


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Browse to

C:/Windows/system32 and select cmd.exe

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Now run these commands:


After running these commands, restart and see if you can open the applications. You will need to run all the file association fixes to make sure the PC can run all file types.

If your PC has been infected with a virus, the commands will not work and you will need to run this command:


Press enter. You will get a registry window, as below.

Go to file>>import

Import all the registry fixes as described before

Step 6:

Restart your PC   

Or download the Registry File and Run it on your computer.