How do reset you your default programs?

Any time I try to download something on my computer, he's trying to open it in Google Chrome. I can't open anything on my computer without going to the locations of files and change the default program on EVERYTHING! Please help D:

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Hi Said,

Thanks for posting your query in Microsoft Community.

I understand from the information you have provided to us, you are facing problems with file association in Windows Vista. I will certainly help you in this matter.

Were there any changes made to the computer before the show?

Please follow the methods.

Method 1:

Follow the steps in the link.

Important this section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems can occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you proceed with caution. For added protection, back up the registry before you edit it. Then you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click on the number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

How to back up and restore the registry in Windows

http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/322756

When you run an .exe on a Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7 computer file, the file can start another program

http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/950505

Method 2:

Follow the steps in the link.

Change the programs that Windows uses by default

http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-in/Windows-Vista/change-which-programs-Windows-uses-by-default

Using the windows-related issues feel free to post on the Microsoft Community Forum.

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