In case, you have any query drop it in the comments. For enterprise configuration, see below. Has anyone seen this issue before? If it is set to Microsoft Edge change it to Acrobat Reader or whichever program you prefer. Additionally, other applications sometimes force Windows to show an application selection dialog when a user clicks on a file, thereby allowing users to select a different application for that file type. I just updated Windows 10 to the Nov.
Residents or persons in embargoed countries or countries subject to U. Majority of the users prefer to use Adobe Acrobat reader a pdf viewer as it offers various customization features in comparison of Microsoft Edge. The blog is aimed at end tech users who may need help fixing a device related error or looking for apps recommendation. If an existing product is detected during installation, the user is prompted to select the default viewer. Microsoft provides many for performing these steps. If you are concerned about what user data we track, check our page.
In which you need to: 1. Click the Cortana search bar and type Control Panel. In general, the installer leans toward letting the more secure Reader be the default viewer unless a property or user choice overrides that decision. Thanks, he wasn't around but I emailed to try him and this solution worked. Click to open Control Panel. My Manager switched to a hand me down Surface Pro 3 that a co-worker didn't want to use anymore. If you have any tips or queries, use our contact us page.
What I've done is the 1st approach where you deploy a default configuration file during deployment so users can change it afterwards. Download and install the Free Program to your computer. Scroll down and look for the. Note You can create different files for different groups in your organization. That upgrade was done in the manner of a new Windows installation, and will have created a Windows.
However, I've noticed that Windows wrests back control with nearly every cumulative update. However there seems to be a bug in 1607. Open the application and wait for few seconds. These files include all the file types supported by Acrobat and Reader. Note: In case, you want to open pdf file just for one time, then instead of selecting open with on context menu, you can select Adobe Acrobat reader.
Note This is a machine-level policy. Click the Start button and select Settings. If it is enabled and the user has not logged in as an administrator, then the user is prompted to do so when clicking this button. In the screenshot, you can see that Edge is a default pdf viewer. For many users this step may not be required, as they are most likely to have this popular program already installed on their computers. I hope you find the answer to the question, i.
Note: This document describes the default behavior users see at installation and runtime. Offer only applicable in countries where product is sold. If I look in 'Set your default programs', Acrobat X Pro isn't even listed in the programs pane. I changed the settings in 'Associate a file type or protocol with a program' and changed. This will make Adobe Acrobat default Windows 10 pdf viewer. Using Group policy admins can force file associations each time a user logs in.
Version X products can switch between any product type and version back to 9. Reader X introduces the concept of a Protected Mode, which is a general-purpose mitigation against security exploits. On the Control Panel window, click on Programs 4. Select the General tab from the left side. If this method fails for you, then you can try the second method.
Subject to availability where the recipient resides. Click on Default Programs 5. Since Windows 8, it has become more difficult for applications to take ownership of certain filetypes. In the next window, you will get a complete list of different file types; you need to scroll down until. Jeffrey5095 wrote: Thanks everyone for the feedback. Even one of the regular reader of my site sent me a question i. Under Default Programs, click Set your default programs.