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Change .au3 file type "Open" action via registry ?

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Hi there,

I'm trying to install autoit silently on multiple computer and I want to set the .au3 open action to Edit Script instead of the default Run Script action upon file opening.

Is there a way to do this with silent installation, if not, how can I change that action automatically after the installation (registry, command line, etc..)

NOTE: I tried using the "ftype" command but it doesn't work.

Thank you!

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Try this

RegWrite ( 'HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AutoIt3Script\Shell', "", "REG_SZ", 'Open' )
RegWrite ( 'HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Open', "", "REG_SZ", 'Open' )
RegWrite ( 'HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Open\Command', "", "REG_SZ", '"' & @ProgramFilesDir & '\AutoIt3\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"' )
RegWrite ( 'HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Run', "", "REG_SZ", 'Run Script' )
RegWrite ( 'HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Run\Command', "", "REG_SZ", '"' & @ProgramFilesDir & '\AutoIt3\AutoIt3.exe" "%1" %*' )

AutoIt X86 - SciTE 3.6.0WIN 8.1 X64 - Other Example Scripts

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