How to change what program opens a file in Windows 8
Method 1: Change the program that opens a file for only one time
- Right-click the file and select “Open with.”
- Choose the program you want to open the file.
Method 2: Change the default program that opens all files of a specific file type
- Right-click the file, select “Open with” and click “Choose default program…”
- Select the new default program you want to open the file.
Updated: July 2, 2014