|There are a handful of ways to adjust file-type association. One such way is to right-click the Word Document and go to Open with > Choose default program.|
Either choose among the Recommended programs, or the list of Other programs, or click the Browse button and choose a program yourself (assuring you find the program executable itself, not a setup file for the program).
After choosing the appropriate program for that file-type, click the checkbox next to "Always use the selected program for this type of file."
Click Ok and the file should open in that program. Additionally, all other files of that same file-type should open in that program too, unless file-type association is later adjusted.
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