Pack files downloading in Word format

  Fleetblue 17:13 PM 07 Nov 12

This is a bit of a strange one! After problems with my PC I uninstalled one of my games (Empire Total War) then re-installed it. Launched it, but it crashed on the first page. Repeated the actions - crashed again. I then had a quick look at the data files and discovered they were all have the "W" logo, and will only open in Office 2010. I am using as my main browser Google Chrome and wonder if it could have anything to do with my settings. As I'm typing I'm thinking I might try the installation in IE9 or Firefox, but just wondering if anyone else has come across this.

  Woolwell 21:46 PM 07 Nov 12

Could be that the file association for the data files has been transferred to Word. Try changing the data file associations to the game. However I suspect that you will probably have to completely uninstall it again using something like Revo and then reinstall it.


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