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Subject DO NOT REPLY [Bug 119164] File extension association doesn't work after I install other ODF editor and then upgrade to AOO 3.4
Date Thu, 05 Apr 2012 10:17:56 GMT

--- Comment #7 from zhao xia <> 2012-04-05 10:17:56 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #6)
> (In reply to comment #5)
> [ ... ]
> Then I install Symphony, now, the ODF file will be opened by
> > Symphony by default. And then I upgrade to AOO 3.4 r1303653, here the ODF file
> > association should back to AOO, means the files with ODF file extension should
> > be opened by AOO if I double click them.
> > This issue nothing with language package, I uninstall these language packages
> > and check, same problem.
> [ ... ]
> To be clear, are you saying that Symphony associations remain after you install
> AOO?  Since the OO.o no longer possessed the associations, I suspect that AOO
> did not seize them.

No, after I upgrade AOO, no file assiciation for ODF files. Means if I double
click on ODF file, no response. No edtior will be selected to open file. 
> In general, polite installation of packages tends to leave any associations
> that already exist alone.  Some software will ask if you want to change the
> associations anyhow.  I don't think AOO does that for anything but the
> extensions associated with Microsoft Office files.
Yes, if the old file extension association is kept that make sense. The problem
is the old file association lost after I install AOO 3.4.
> Is your request that AOO, on installation, should associate the ODF-format file
> extensions to it, even if they are already assigned to an application that has
> not been removed?

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