Re: Textadept 3.8 on Windows XP

From: gummybears <wneimei....at.gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2011 18:11:52 -0700 (PDT)

Did that as well, no luck. Possibly
I have to do some editing in the Windows Registry myself.

To confirm with other users, unzip the textadept.zip to a folder
(any location on disk suffices ?) and it should work with file
associations ?

When I find the solution I will post it here.

On 26 jun, 20:36, anton <averbit....at.yandex.ru> wrote:
> it's strange. you can try to do it through My Computer-> Tools  ->
> Folder Option -> File Types
> but I doubt that this will bring much...
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> anton
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> On 26 Jun., 03:47, gummybears <wneimei....at.gmail.com> wrote:
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> > I tried that as well, however TextAdept does not have an installer
> > to register itself with the Windows Registry.
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> > With the "Open with" I don't see the textadept.exe in the list of
> > programs.
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> > When I select "Choose Program" textadept.exe is also not
> > in the list of programs.
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> > When I choose "Browse" within the "Open with" dialog box and
> > select the textadept.exe and check
> > "Always use the selected program to open this kind of file"
> > it still does not open the selected file with textadept.exe
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> > BTW I unzipped the textadept.zip file into "C:\Program Files" which is
> > in my
> > PATH setting.
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> > On 22 jun, 15:51, mitchell <c....at.caladbolg.net> wrote:
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> > > On Wed, 22 Jun 2011, gummybears wrote:
> > > > As said in my first post
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> > > > "I downloaded the Windows zip version of Textadept and unzipped it to
> > > > C:
> > > > \Program Files\Textadept ..."
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> > > > What else should I do ?
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> > > Right click the file you want to open, select 'Open with', find Textadept,
> > > and then check the box to associate ta with the filetype.
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> > > mitchell
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> > > > On 21 jun, 17:41, anton <averbit....at.yandex.ru> wrote:
> > > >> It works fine for me. What did you do?
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> > > >> On 20 Jun., 22:20, gummybears <wneimei....at.gmail.com> wrote:
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> > > >>> Hi,
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> > > >>> I downloaded the Windows zip version of Textadept and unzipped it to C:
> > > >>> \Program Files\Textadept
> > > >>> and want to open text files with textadept. But to associate text
> > > >>> files with Textadept does not seem
> > > >>> to work.
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> > > >>> I know I have to use regedit to fix it but I really want to use the
> > > >>> File Associations from Windows XP itself.
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> > > >>> Kind regards
> > > >>> WN
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