1. Joined : Jan 2015
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    windows 10
       1 Week Ago #1

    Invalid registry


    Hi

    Can anyone offer advice as to the message I get when trying to open photo from desktop, only just happened?

    Thanks for looking
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,215
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       1 Week Ago #2

    Hi, Not seen anything like that, sorry.

    Could you try opening the gif with a different program? (e.g. rt click, Open With). What happens?

    Is another image type associated with the same program? If so does that open if you double click the file?

    Does the program these are associated with open if you launch it? Which one is it?

    Have you made any changes related to image file associations?
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  3. Joined : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,950
    EL Capitan
       1 Week Ago #3

    Means that something is wrong with that file as it clearly states.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       1 Week Ago #4

    bro67 said: View Post
    Means that something is wrong with that file as it clearly states.
    Hi
    Have checked with other file associations opens with Adobe, microsoft office, paint but will not open with photos, not double clicking either.

    Rich
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  5. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,215
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       1 Week Ago #5

    I understand the file does not open with the universal Photos app, but does with several desktop programs.

    Does Photos open if you launch it from the start menu, and can you view any image files with it?
    I.e. is Photos working?
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       1 Week Ago #6
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  7. Joined : Jan 2015
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       1 Week Ago #7

    Thanks, that could be the next step after we've checked Photos is indeed not working.
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  8. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       1 Week Ago #8

    dalchina said: View Post
    Thanks, that could be the next step after we've checked Photos is indeed not working.
    Hi

    Tried rebooting and this seemed to work but still feel something not quite right, so will monitor the situation and get back if sorted or not.

    Thanks for all the relevant help so far its always much appreciated.

    Rich
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  9. Joined : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,950
    EL Capitan
       1 Week Ago #9

    Also run sfc /scannow and DISM. DISM - Repair Windows 10 Image - Windows 10 Forums
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  10. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,215
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       1 Week Ago #10

    Precede the above (from an admin command prompt) with
    From an admin command prompt
    [Windows key + X, click command prompt (admin)]
    chkdsk C: /F
    Your PC will need to restart.
    Make sure the result is clear or fixed- else do not proceed.
    Post back the result, which you can get after a restart as follows:
    How do I see the results of a CHKDSK that ran on boot? - Ask Leo!
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