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How to fix Filetype associations

Sometimes notepad or other filetypes lose their links to the software to open then. This can happen a lot with notepad.

1. Run a search in windows explorer for note*
2. From the list delete any shortcuts to notepad that do not show the notepad icon
3. Copy and paste a notepad.exe to the C:\windows\system32 folder
4. Go to this page ==> CLICK HERE FOR FILETYPE FIXES
and download the relevant fix choose the desktop and save
5. Double click on the downloaded file to uncompress it
6. Now double click on the REG file
7. Restart your PC