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Trying to open pages from programs goes to my printer

post #1 of 7
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Whenever I try to open like a link on a program (I.E. The questionmark on EVGA Precision), It opens up my printer dialog to print and not a site.

When I had frontpage installed, Every page like that would goto frontpage instead of going to a website.

Like when I goto windows to check the rating, The 'Learn more online link' there, If I click it, My printer dialog screen comes up, instead of going to a site.

Not sure whats going on. Never seen this before.

Hope this is the right place for this type of question.
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post #2 of 7
Have you tried unplugging the printer and see if the problem persists?
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The printer is wireless and its turned off. I just dont understand it LOL.
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post #4 of 7
Change your file associations in Windows to point to something like IE for those file types, instead.
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Where?
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post #6 of 7
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307859

I believe the same applies for 7.

You should be able to right click or shift-right click on the file in question and choose 'open with'. In that new dialog choose the program you want to use to open those files with when double clicking and tick the box, after hitting OK it will change the association.
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post #7 of 7
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You see the "Learn More Online" link. When I press that, This is what happens:

http://img215.imageshack.us/img215/15/print2cb.jpg

Instead of going to a website, That appears.
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