Thread: File association

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    File association

    i used to save a file in my own format and extension.
    -Can you tell me, please, how can i associate the extension with my Application?

    -How do i need to change the Code so that when the User double clicks the file, it launches my App and my App starts parsing the File?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Enter regedit, go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT. Add/edit the keys here to change associations. It's usually some path under shell/shellex.

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    Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.

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    Use the table of contents tree on the left in order to read all the documentation on it.


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