PDF file association fix

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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”

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  • 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.
  • 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.