[tex-live] TeXLive 2009 installer changes .pdf default viewer under win XP

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sun May 16 06:43:12 CEST 2010

Please stay on list, private emails do not help anyone here.

On So, 16 Mai 2010, Abdulrahman Al-Abdusalalm wrote:
> > Questions:
> > - which installer did you use (wizard style, full GUI with all questons,
> >  text mode)?
> >
> I used the default GUI that pops up with (next ..next..next..finished ;)

wizard then.

> > - if you used full GUI with all questions: how did you set the
> >        Change file associations
> >
> I did not notice that option ...

It is not there on the wizard. It should not have reset the options, 
because the default is different.

BUT: Did you use the DVD or an up-to-date installer from the network?

The DVD installer had some problems in this respect (AFAIR).

Best wishes

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