File Association Fixer for Windows 8, Windows 7 & Windows Vista will let you repair and fix file associations and extensions in a single click.
UPDATE: File Association Fixer v2 supports Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, as well as Windows 7, both 32-bit and 64-bit and offers file association fixes for 70 file typ
A corrupted Registry, caused either by a bad software or malware or any other reason, can lead to your Windows being unable to open a particular file type.
If you find that you are unable to open particular files, identify the type of file and use File Association Fixer to fix file type associations easily, with a click!
Fix File Associations
File Association Fixer detects the version of operating system installed and accordingly offers you the relevant fixes only.
This freeware offers file association fixes for some of the most common file types. The app offers 18 file association fixes for Windows 7 & 26 file association fixes for Windows Vista.
File Association Fixes
File Association Fixer offers quick fixes for the following files or types in Windows 7 :
BMP, COM, Directory, Folders, Drive, GIF, ICO, IMG, INF, JPG, JS, MSC, REG, SCR, TIF, TXT, VBS, ZIP
To fix the association for a particular file type simply click on the file type association icon or name. You may have to reboot.
See how you can fix broken EXE file associations.
We always recommend that you create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system.
File Association Fixer has been developed for The Windows Club by Ritesh Kawadkar, based on the inputs from my MVP colleague Ramesh Srinivisan.
If you wish to give feedback or suggestions, please visit The Windows Club Feedback & Support Thread.
These links may also interest you:
- How To Set or Change File Associations in Windows 7 & Vista
- How to dissociate File Types in Windows 7 and Vista.
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