GPO: Open With

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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

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