Repeated applications in "OPEN WITH"

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  1. reddevil0728 macrumors regular

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    Can someone advise what is the cause of this and how to get rid of it?

    Clicking either one will do the same thing.
     
  2. Feed Me, Sep 1, 2012
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    I had this. You need to rebuild the LaunchServices cache.

    Open terminal, and paste the following in:

    EDIT: the above command doesn't work, see below for working version.
     
  3. reddevil0728 thread starter macrumors regular

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    This is wat i get

     
  4. Feed Me macrumors 6502a

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    whoops, sorry, try this:

    /System/Library/Frameworks/CoreServices.framework/Frameworks/LaunchServices.framework/Support/lsregister -kill -r -domain local -domain system -domain user
     
  5. reddevil0728 thread starter macrumors regular

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    it works!

    cheers mate!
     
  6. The Economist macrumors 6502

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    I had the same problem, thanks!
     

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