File association fixes for Windows Vista

This page contains the file association fixes for some of the most common file types. The fixes are applicable for Windows® Vista systems only.

File association fixes for Windows Vista

Usage Instructions

To fix the association for a particular file type, download the corresponding fix from the above links table (Use Right-click – Save as option in your browser to download the fixes). Unzip the fix and extract the .REG file to the Desktop. Right-click the REG file and choose Merge. Note that you need to be an administrator to apply these fixes.

If you’re looking for file association fixes for other Operating Systems, click the appropriate link below:

File Association Fixes for Windows 7

File Association Fixes for Windows 8

File Association Fixes for Windows 10


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Ramesh Srinivasan founded Winhelponline.com back in 2005. He is passionate about Microsoft technologies and he has been a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for 10 consecutive years from 2003 to 2012.