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Default Programs Does Not Show Excel 2010 Only Excel 2016 Even Though Both Installed

Posted on 2016-10-23
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I had this question after viewing How to have Excel 2010 & Excel 2016 both installed, but Excel 2010 as default?.

I went to Default Programs, but it doesn't show Excel 2010 or allow me to change anything.
I should have Administrator rights.
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by:John Hurst
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Are you an administrator?  

Can you use Associations (instead of Default) to change the Association for XLS XLSX to Office 2010?
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by:Alex972
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I checked and i definitely am Administrator.  I was able to get the file association to be 2010 by running repair from Programs.
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That did it. Thanks
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