Difference between revisions of "PDF file association fix"

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*Click on the start menu, and start typing “Default Apps”, once you see the option pop up, you will click on it.   
 
*Click on the start menu, and start typing “Default Apps”, once you see the option pop up, you will click on it.   
 
*Scroll down in the pop-up window to locate “Choose default apps by file type”
 
*Scroll down in the pop-up window to locate “Choose default apps by file type”
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*In the next screen, scroll down to “.pdf”
 
*In the next screen, scroll down to “.pdf”
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*If you wish to change it, you would click on the application in the right column, and select the desired application for that file type.
 
*If you wish to change it, you would click on the application in the right column, and select the desired application for that file type.
 
*Once you have selected the appropriate software for the .pdf, you can also do the same for .pdfxml and .pdx.
 
*Once you have selected the appropriate software for the .pdf, you can also do the same for .pdfxml and .pdx.
 
*You can X out of the screen.
 
*You can X out of the screen.

Latest revision as of 07:21, 24 March 2020

To check and change your default app file association for Adobe Acrobat Reader or Adobe Acrobat Pro:

  • Click on the start menu, and start typing “Default Apps”, once you see the option pop up, you will click on it.
  • Scroll down in the pop-up window to locate “Choose default apps by file type”

DefaultApps 001.png

  • In the next screen, scroll down to “.pdf”


DefaultApps 002.png

  • If you wish to change it, you would click on the application in the right column, and select the desired application for that file type.
  • Once you have selected the appropriate software for the .pdf, you can also do the same for .pdfxml and .pdx.
  • You can X out of the screen.