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  1.    08 Dec 2016 #190
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    Quote Originally Posted by bima1997 View Post
    There are no programs related to Office 2016 in the options, so I have to locate the executable files for Word, Excel, or Powerpoint to set it. But, my settings won't saved.

    So, I tried to open my files from the program itself (e.g. I open my .doc file from Word 2016), and it opened normally. Same result for .xls and .ppt files.

    Any solution to this?
    When you use "Open with" on the files to select the .exe of the program, are you checking the "Always use this app to open" box?
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  2.    08 Dec 2016 #191
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    When you use "Open with" on the files to select the .exe of the program, are you checking the "Always use this app to open" box?
    Absolutely! But still, my settings won't saved.
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  3.    08 Dec 2016 #192
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    Odd. I'll have a play with it later today when I get home to my desktop with Office 2016 installed to see how it behaves on it.
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  4.    08 Dec 2016 #193
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Odd. I'll have a play with it later today when I get home to my desktop with Office 2016 installed to see how it behaves on it.
    Many thanks Brink! I'll be waiting
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  5.    08 Dec 2016 #194
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    Ok @bima1997,

    If you like, you could download and merge the .reg file below to see if it may help since you have the 32-bit Office 2016 installed like me. It will restore the default associations and registry entries for .doc, .pps, and .xls.

    doc_ppt_xls.reg
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  6.    08 Dec 2016 #195
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Ok @bima1997,

    If you like, you could download and merge the .reg file below to see if it may help since you have the 32-bit Office 2016 installed like me. It will restore the default associations and registry entries for .doc, .pps, and .xls.

    doc_ppt_xls.reg
    Umm, actually I got the 64-bit Office 2016 installed Brink, lol 😂
    But well, let's try it.

    Thanks in advance.
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  7.    08 Dec 2016 #196
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    If it doesn't help, then reinstalling Office 2016 to act as a repair install may.
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  8.    08 Dec 2016 #197
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    If it doesn't help, then reinstalling Office 2016 to act as a repair install may.
    Okay, I will try your advices.

    Many thanks Brink!
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  9.    10 Dec 2016 #198
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    If it doesn't help, then reinstalling Office 2016 to act as a repair install may.
    Hello Brink,

    I've managed to set old Office files (.doc, .pps, .ppt, .xls, etc) to be opened in Office 2016!
    So, I use Office Cleaner from Microsoft to remove all of my Office installation, restart my computer, and then reinstall it again. After the installation is finished, I set my old Office files to be opened in Office 2016 via "Open With" and it works like a charm

    Thanks for your assistance, Brink!
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  10.    10 Dec 2016 #199
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    That's great news Bima. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted.
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