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Adobe reader tries to open all of my programs and shortcuts!

by Coltron77 / December 6, 2009 11:14 AM PST

I'm running Vista, and whenever I try to open any program, adobe reader tries to open it and then says it can't cause it's not a suppoted file or it is damaged. Any help would be awesome.

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Try this
by FlipRotate / December 9, 2009 4:52 AM PST

Hi, To change how a program opens, right click on the program or file click open with... then select the software you want the file or program to open with.

Hope this helps you,
Kind Regards
FlipRotate

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Adobe Reader
by cherrischroeder / December 12, 2009 1:59 AM PST

I am also running Vista and now when I try to open things up I get the message that Adobe Reader could not open different applications. So, I was advised from computer support to remove the application and go to cnet and get a free Adove Acrobat Reader and download it to my computer. When I download it and then try to run the Adobe Reader I get a message that says Adobe Reader could nt open 'acrobatreader-pppcorm(1).exe' because it is either not a supported file type or because the file has been damaged...

Could you please advise me.

Thanks,

Cherri

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How to fix
by Coltron77 / December 12, 2009 6:48 AM PST
In reply to: Adobe Reader
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