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Set default pdf program in registry

Posted on 2013-12-17
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Hi Experts,

I have to set the deault program to open pdf files. It needs to be done directly in the registry. Where in the registry do i set it, and how do i do it?

Thanks,

~Sven~
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SvenIA--
"The open with associations are all stored in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT.
This is a special registry hive that combines the local user's associations in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes with the system's associations in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes. "

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http://superuser.com/questions/266268/where-in-the-registry-does-windows-store-with-which-program-to-open-certain-fil
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Thanks, thats the info i needed.
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SvenIA--You are welcome.
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