Windows 10: How to set a default app for extensions?

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  1. How to set a default app for extensions?


    Please help me to set the default app for the extension .res I don’t know how to do it.

    :)
     
    TylerRogers1, Dec 6, 2018
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  2. Cant set the default app for extensions

    Hi Alex,

    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums.

    We'd like to get more information regarding the issue.

    1. May I know which app you are trying to set for
      .res extension?
    2. Could you check the app you are trying to set, if it is feasible with
      .res extension?

    You may follow the steps mentioned below and check if it helps.

    1. Go to Setting >
      Apps.
    2. Click on Default apps.
    3. Click on Choose default apps by file type.
    4. Look for .res extension on the left pane.
    5. Across .res extension, click on
      Choose a default.
    6. Try browsing for the app.

    Hope it helps.

    Manjunath H

    Microsoft Community - Moderator
     
    Manjunath_H, Dec 6, 2018
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  3. alexn310 Win User
    Cant set the default app for extensions

    Im trying to set the default app for the extension .res but it wont let me
     
    alexn310, Dec 6, 2018
    #3
  4. How to set a default app for extensions?

    How to set Microsoft Photos App as default

    Hello,

    We understand the issue you are facing and will assist you.

    I suggest you to follow the steps provided below and check if it helps.

    • Navigate to Start>Settings>System.
    • In the left pane, click on Default Apps.
    • In the right pane, click on Choose default apps by file type.
    • Set the default App to open .jpg files and check for status.

    Hope this helps. Keep us posted on the status for further assistance.
     
    Eeshwar Kumar, Dec 6, 2018
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