Issue 125844

Summary: File association MS Word 2010 on x64 Server 2008 doesn't work
Product: Installation Reporter: eberlein <pet.ebe>
Component: codeAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
Status: UNCONFIRMED --- QA Contact:
Severity: Normal    
Priority: P3 CC: oooforum, pet.ebe
Version: 4.1.0   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: All   
OS: Windows 7   
Issue Type: DEFECT Latest Confirmation in: ---
Developer Difficulty: ---

Description eberlein 2014-11-10 10:09:41 UTC
To reproduce:
Install MSO 2010 on a Windows7/Server 2008 machine (64bit).
Then install OO411 with default settings.
What should happen:
.docx in Explorer should be associated with MS WORD
.xlsx should be associated with MS EXCEL
What happens:
.docx is associated with OO411
.xlsx is associated with EXCEL

As posted here: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=68275
parameter REGISTER_NO_MSO_TYPES=1 doesn't work either for MS_WORD.
Comment 1 oooforum (fr) 2014-12-02 10:52:24 UTC
(In reply to eberlein from comment #0)
> To reproduce:
> Install MSO 2010 on a Windows7/Server 2008 machine (64bit).
Not easy to reproduce except to buying MS licence :-)