All program icons have changed to vlc [Closed]

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Hello,

Unable to run programs in my lap using windows 7 .. The problem started after I tried to open vlc media player all others programs and files on my laptop was changed to vlc media player .. When I open crome page or other programs automatically vlc media player pages was opening ..

I don't to know to resolve it .. So kindly guide me to resolve this issue to use my laptop

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Try this,

Click right on any programme, word for instance, choose "Open with" choose the correct programme to open Word, this operation may fix all the others.
Issue was not resolved kindly suggest some other ideas pls
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You have a file association issue. See this link to fix it:

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-unable-to-open-exe-lnk-files-windows-7