by R. The process is essentially the same for Windows 7 and prior, except that Open with isn’t expandable and you can Browse for an alternative program straight from the window that opens. Rather than having to specify which program you want to open a file in every time you access it, Windows assigns each file type a default program that opens it. Check This Out Pick your choice from:- MS Word (2000, 2002 = XP, 2003, 2007): not free, so you have to buy it- OpenOffice.org: free download (most likely it's Windows 7 compatible)- Microsofts Word
If you don’t see the program you need, scroll down and select More apps for a wider selection. READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Select the program that you wish to adjust the defaults for and its information will appear on the right. There's no file association set up for the type of file they are sending you.
OS Vista Home Premium 32bit Reply With Quote Page 1 of 4 123 ... If you are getting mails with attachments with an extension not associated to any program, then probably you have no program to open this format of files or when installing the Works fine on my XP desktop and notebook. If you want more control over changing and removing file types, check out two of the best tools 2 Best Tools To Change Or Remove File Type Associations [Windows] 2 Best
Generated Tue, 01 Nov 2016 19:31:59 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Quickly change the default via Open With… A quick way to change the default application a certain file type opens with is to right click on it (after saving your attachment Previous PostWhy to Upgrade Windows at the End of Extended SupportNext PostWhy Windows 7 Won't Work On Intel's Current & Next Gen CPUs 1 comment Write a Comment antiwindows July 12, When you’ve selected the application that you want to open it with, make sure the option “Always the selected program to open this kind of file”.
by R. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. B) Click on OK to apply and close window.6. Locate the line Hide extensions for known file types and untick the box.
Depending on what platform your contacts are sending their emails from, ipads and iphones(and to some degree macs in g) will often allow the email of files that will not have