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Hello

I am using an own file-extension (.urp) for my files. Now I want that if a user is clicking on such a file, my application is launched like this:
c:\a.exe -james.urp

How can I register .urp in the registry?
I've already done it once, but cannot find that project...

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Here's one approach: http://www.mentalis.org/soft/class.qpx?id=5

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