GPO: Open With

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Description:

Follow this post to create a GPO that allows certain extensions to open in Notepad

To Resolve:

  1. Create a GPO and navigate to: User Configuration\Preferences\Control Panel Settings\Folder Options

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    New, Open With
    Action: Update  
    File Extension: vbs (note that there is no dot, just the extension)  
    Associated Programs: c:\windows\system32\notepad.exe  
    Check Set as default button  
    I have .hta, .jar, .jre, .js, .jse, .scr, .vbs on my policy
    

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