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Old Nov 9, 2012, 11:00 PM   #1
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Cant change default file association


I have installed two programs that both handle a particular file type, and both have associated themselves with the file type.

However, the wrong one has set itself as default, and I cannot fix it. When I set it to the one I want, it still stays as an option, but not as default. So when I click open as I see:

Program 1 (default) ()
Program 2 (1)

I want to leave Program 1 installed, but I want program 2 to be the default. Setting Program 2 as the default has no impact, however I try to change it. Any advice?

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Old Nov 9, 2012, 11:07 PM   #2
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And you executed the steps as outlined here?
How to change the default application a certain file type opens with
What Mac OS X version do you use?
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