Re: how to restore .zip file association & file icon in Vista?
Leave .zip itself alone. Delete any values under it. Leave the subkeys alone
"markwithak" wrote in message news:%23J1cwPdJKHA.356@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
> My wife accidently associated Win Media Player with .zip files. Oops! Ok,
> now how can we get back to old zip files opening in Vista? ... And,
> will this work? ...[delete this entry in the registry:
> HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.zip
> ... do this via "regedit" in the run box. this should set the zip file
> association back to the system default.]Basically, just need to get back
> to default. Problem started months ago and just getting to address it. so
> no possibility to use a restore point.tnx.Mark (spelled with a K)System:
> Dell Latitude D620, Vista Home Basic SP1, 2 GB RAM, Office 2007
> Post Originated from http://www.VistaForums.com Vista Support Forums