Forget the association
Most commonly used file types such as text, bitmap,
icon, document, etc., are associated with certain
programs by default. This means, if you double click on a
text file it will be opened in Notepad (for example) or
if you click on a bitmap file it'll be opened in Paint
Brush (by default).
But, what if you want to use a
program other than the currently associated one to open a
- Hold SHIFT key and right click on the file
- Select "Open With..."
- Select the program you want to use to open the
- Click on "OK"
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