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So I took ownership for the parent key  and inherited the permission. Otherwise, they really don't care. I tell our customers to run Spybot Anti-Beacon (https://www.safer-networking.org/spybot-anti-beacon/) and click on the recommended settings. Belarc tells me I have Windows 8 (x64) (build 9200) Install Language: English (United States) System Locale: English (United States) Installed: 12/17/2015 11:02:54 PMNow all PDFs come up in Adobe Acrobat check here

Default apps being reset by Windows - Windows 10 Forums https://www.tenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/40373-last-update-caused-all-custom-file-associations-reset-defaults.html Clues: 1. Find the program you want to use and click it to select it. instead of using one program to open all photo files, you want to use different programs to open JPEGs and PNGs), click Choose default apps by file type. Reply JBear November 15, 2015 at 2:56 am # I updated to 10 Pro a long time back and right now it is trying to update to W 10 Pro again?

Windows 10 Default Apps Won't Change

This is amateur-hour stuff. Toni, Aug 4, 2015 #1 Advertisements Trouble Noob Whisperer Moderator Joined: Nov 19, 2013 Messages: 9,137 Likes Received: 1,123 Location: Northwest Indiana U.S.A. Similar Threads Can't set Default Browser Rev. Reply Don Glenn February 20, 2016 at 5:02 pm # For the past few days, when I go to load Firefox, it pops up a window that says it is not

One more problem is I can't access "Settings"...click on it, but nothing happens...a brief flash like it's opening, but it doesn't. I hope this helps you. More powers! Windows-pause Your cache administrator is webmaster.

Reply Ulf December 24, 2015 at 12:56 am # boohbah, AnitaH, Any one of you found a solution to this total madness. Windows 10 Default Apps Not Saving I mark Firefox as the default and proceed. RECOMMENDED: Click here to browse anonymously, encrypt your connection & stay safe on the web Related Posts: Troubleshoot Microsoft Outlook problems like freezing, corrupt PST, Profile, Add-in, etc Troubleshoot issues after Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

This opens the windows command prompt.Type driverquery and hit enter.This lists all drivers, their name, type and installation date.If you want additional information, use the query driverquery /v instead.I suggest you Windows 10 Default Apps Registry I reassigned pdf to Adobe Reader , the icon shown in the folders is Adobe reader´s one , but after booting the system , pdfs open with the damn Edge. I hope this helps you. Sign up now!

Windows 10 Default Apps Not Saving

Skype for desktop also did this earlier on an update. i thought about this Even a 5 five year old child could tell you making changes to someone else's stuff would annoy them. Windows 10 Default Apps Won't Change Privacy Policy. Can't Change Default Program Windows 7 Toni said: Got a troubleshooting tool from Microsoft and now "settings" works.Click to expand...

OS: windows 10 Home threshold2 Quote Page 1 of 5 123 ... pop over to these guys Last Jump to page: Related Threads Apps & Features Choose Default Apps in Windows 10 in Tutorials How to Choose Default Apps to Open Files with in Windows 10 A default With enough requests to keep the settings and default apps alone they might listen and add that as an install option when updating to new builds. Doesn't let me choose any of the browsers. Choose Default Apps Not Working

If that is the case there is little you can do about it but to install the driver manually again that you prefer.To find out about new installed drivers on the Visualize nested array On what basis is Theresa May triggering Article 50 (Brexit) if the Supreme Court said she couldn't? An occasional display problem I previously had ( random black boxes) has not been observed after the update. original site Reply chesscanoe November 17, 2015 at 4:33 am # It's not just the Windows 10.0.10586 that doesn't respect prior option changes.

Perhaps try an elevated command prompt and type sfc /scannow hit enter and give it a while and see if it produces anything. Windows 10 Default Apps Not Opening I get all sorts of windows settings reset to their defaults after every update. I have tried reinstalling all the various drivers to the solutions I found on the pre-update version but still issues every 5 minutes and can no longer play any games because

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Reply Boris November 16, 2015 at 3:42 am # Spent few hours just undoing what this upgrade set. He is passionate about all things tech and knows the Internet and computers like the back of his hand.You can follow Martin on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ View all posts by Thanks for posting this solution. Windows 10 Default Apps Not Working Reply marius t November 16, 2015 at 2:09 pm # That's what I've put up when I was an insider,I eventually got fed up of always setting up again what an

And today, I decided to Google how to resolve it and found this great thread. A basic example is a media player that is associated with different audio and video formats.While other programs can open those file types as well, it is the app or program Reply AnitaH December 25, 2015 at 7:14 am # Hi David, I had the same problem with an HP laptop. my response If it's of any help, I'm sporting a Lenovo Y50-70 laptop with Intel Cote i7-4710HQ.

After a lot of searching...http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...e/ec439819-7ee4-4b4d-abdd-35d82e04c55f?auth=1 IT worked...now have "settings" Toni, Aug 9, 2015 #9 Ian likes this. So I tried to change that value but it gave me an error: Cannot edit Progid. by Bridget Carey 1:32 Close Drag Autoplay: ON Autoplay: OFF CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. one of the upgrades..

The solution was to change the 'Intel Management Engine Interface (MEI) Driver' back to version 9 or 10. mbratch, Jul 24, 2016 #17 TimOne Joined: Jul 26, 2016 Messages: 3 Likes Received: 0 Help! Reply Dom November 17, 2015 at 3:31 pm # After updating to 1511 from a version which I had only just managed to get working properly (except for not being able However, Win 10 also reverts other chosen default app choices to the MS app that handles the file type.

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... To add to my list of annoyances, HTML files insist on being opened by MS Edge (which I loathe) and no-matter what I do I can't change the default app to For some reason, that specific registry key doesn’t have permission to change the file extension, and that was the reason why those options were grayed out for me. But I was just unable to set it as the default option.

This problem seems wholly unrelated to the prior 'resetting default applications' fiasco from a few months ago, which makes searching for info on it even more difficult, as it is more Fix for "An App Default was Reset" Windows 10 Resetting File Associations (Registry Fixes) - The Winhelponline Blog However, it would be better (I think) to uninstall the update, and hide Is 💩 (Unicode 'pile of poo') considered NSFW? BTW, I'm expecting the Hack font truncated superscript problem will get fixed.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Glad to hear that you managed to resolve your issue. Add feedback to not change your default apps. Of course there is a tradeoff - inconvenience and your time to set up for your applications.

hopefully there are no other issues.loving the new File Explorer context menu Reply chesscanoe November 15, 2015 at 12:45 am # I'm impressed two audio drivers are dated 2015-10-29; that's what E.g. AnitaH December 25, 2015 at 7:07 am # Hi Ulf...