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    Unable to set default programs in Windows 8

    I want to set coral paint and vlc player as default programs for my Windows 8 system. But when I go to the set default programs screen they are not listed there but they are listed in add/remove programs list. Any directions would be great.

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    mechine Array
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    Re: Unable to set default programs in Windows 8

    Hello Dear Dude

    follow the below process

    You move the Cursor to the Right Bottom

    Then select the search box

    Then type the name which you want

    After opening the search box .. type the Default Programs

    After opening the windows that shows ... click on the SET YOUR DEFAULT PROGRAMS











    In the Left PANE .. you can see many programs ..

    From them you can select Which of them which you want to be the DEFAULT PROGRAM







    Select the particular program

    Then click on the SET THIS PROGRAM AS DEFAULT








    That is it




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    aditya807 Array
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    Re: Unable to set default programs in Windows 8

    Hello

    To set default program in windows 8 system you can try these steps..

    ====>Go to Control Panel from start screen of windows 8 system.
    ====>Under the Control panel window click on Default program.
    ====>After clicking the default program window will load with list of installed program.
    ====>Now select the program that you want to make your default program.
    ====>Now click on Set this as default link.
    ====>After clicking the selected program will be work as default program.

    Try this i hope this will help you...

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    mahhiads Array
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    Re: Unable to set default programs in Windows 8

    Hello Friend,

    Just Follow Some Steps Are :

    >> Open The Control Panel
    >> Than Open The Default Programs Options In The Control Panel
    >> Than Click On The Set Default Programs Than
    >> You See The List Of The Software
    >> So Select The VLC Player In Left Section Than You See The "Set This Program As Default" Option So Click On It And Make VLC As Default Program
    >> Than Repeat The Process For The Coral Paint
    >> Than Close The Program And Restart The PC.

    I Hope That Info Is Usefully

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    gauravgpt Array
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    Re: Unable to set default programs in Windows 8

    Hello friend...

    It is too simple to set a default programs..

    Follow the following steps....


    Right click the file then click the Open with option..




    Here you see the Choose default program option click it. then option the new windows here select the program which you set the default program..

    Click the Ok button..

    Finally you set the default programs....

    all the best!!!

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