Create a File Association by Automating Windows Scripting Host

Category:
Registry
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
BrijMohan.K

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
This shows you how to create a file association by automating windows scripting host. Here I've given an example to associate .jpg file with mspaint.exe. You can change it to any excecutable ,with fullpath name. If you have questions, my e-mail address is brijmohank@rediffmail.com

Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.

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