Photos MS Paint

December 27, 2009 at 05:43:02
Specs: Windows XP
Images in "My Pictures" no longer open into MS Paint when "edit" is clicked. Instead I get "This file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an association in the Folder options control panel" What to do?

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December 27, 2009 at 05:51:06
Right click a photo, then click Open with...,
then find and select MSPaint.
How to change file associations in Windows XP

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December 27, 2009 at 06:37:06
Hazerlad, You can also go to the link below and download the Free "" utility. It will allow you to restore the image file associations to the default XP program which is Windows Picture and Fax Viewer.

Repair image file type associations in Windows XP

Another section of this utility can also set the default image editor application for all or selected file types in Windows XP.

Change the default image editor application, invoked from Windows Picture and Fax Viewer


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