Re: File Types Association



SJB
07-10-2005, 01:01 AM
Hi Ramesh,
I'm not an advanced user.
I'd need a step by step instruction for the procedure.
SJB

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ramesh, MS-MVP" <ramesh@online.mvps.org>
Newsgroups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Sent: Tuesday, May 10, 2005 9:31 PM
Subject: Re: File Types Association


> SJB,
>
> Can you post the contents of these registry keys?
>
> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.PDF
> Note down the (default) value <ProgID>
>
> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.<ProgID>
>
> Export both and post here.
>
> --
> Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
> Windows XP Shell/User
> http://windowsxp.mvps.org
>
>
> "SJB" <sjb@platinum.ca> wrote in message
> news:eq3%23rYbVFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
>> Hello.
>> I'have documents saved in.pdf format and able to open them.
>> However, after having mailed such file I couldn't open it in the Sent
>> folder, while a Word document caused no problem.
>> The pop-up warning said: "No file types associated with it, create one in

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 01:01 AM
SJB,

Use the File > Export option to save the key to REG file.

Microsoft Windows XP - Registry Editor overview:
http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/regedit_overview.mspx

How to backup the Windows XP Registry?:
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/registry.htm

--
Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User
http://windowsxp.mvps.org


"SJB" <sjb@platinum.ca> wrote in message
news:%23slIarlVFHA.1328@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> Hi Ramesh,
> I'm not an advanced user.
> I'd need a step by step instruction for the procedure.
> SJB
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ramesh, MS-MVP" <ramesh@online.mvps.org>
> Newsgroups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
> Sent: Tuesday, May 10, 2005 9:31 PM
> Subject: Re: File Types Association
>
>
>> SJB,
>>
>> Can you post the contents of these registry keys?
>>
>> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.PDF
>> Note down the (default) value <ProgID>
>>
>> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.<ProgID>
>>
>> Export both and post here.
>>
>> --
>> Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
>> Windows XP Shell/User
>> http://windowsxp.mvps.org
>>
>>
>> "SJB" <sjb@platinum.ca> wrote in message
>> news:eq3%23rYbVFHA.3544@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
>>> Hello.
>>> I'have documents saved in.pdf format and able to open them.
>>> However, after having mailed such file I couldn't open it in the Sent
>>> folder, while a Word document caused no problem.
>>> The pop-up warning said: "No file types associated with it, create one
>>> in
>
>


Re: File Types Association