[24hoursupport] Re: Notepad/txt file 'association' problem

  • From: our kitty <sweetiepie@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 04 May 2002 09:38:49 -0500

Thanks Spider.  Got it!  


Spider wrote:
> Find a txt file on your drive in Windows Explorer.  Click once to
> highlite it.  Hold the shift key down and while holding it down, right
> click on the file.  You should now see the "Open with" option.  Click
> that, choose notepad, check the box to always use it.
> Spider
> Largo, Florida 33771
> http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of our kitty
> Sent: Saturday, May 04, 2002 1:10 AM
> To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [24hoursupport] Notepad/txt file 'association' problem
> Hi everyone,
> I tried the advice in the last email below, adding (space %1) to the
> line, and it didn't work.  Anyone have any ideas how to get notepad++ to
> be associated with clicking on txt files again?  (history below)
> Thanks.
> Raphael
> Question; how do I 'associate' all former notepad files with notepad++
> (aka Notepad3)?
> Glitch; when I right-click on a notepad file, I no longer get the 'open
> with' option.  Should I reinstall the Windows98 update?  Will that
> straighten everything out, or will it 'preserve' my 'preferences',
> meaning, will it fail to correct things that are now wrong?

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