From: coffent on 20 May 2010 08:39
Thanks for the suggestions, Bruce & David - I will try them.
> Using Windows XP Control Panel / Folder Options / File Types, I have set the
> "pdf" extension association to another pdf file viewer than Adobe Acrobat.
> This works fine in all programs other than Access. For example, if I
> double-click on a file with a pdf extension in Windows Explorer, it opens it
> with the third-party viewer. However, if I create a hyperlink to that same
> file in Access it is listed as "Acrobat Document" and if I double-click it,
> Access ignores my file association and opens it with Adobe Acrobat. Is there
> a way to get Access to honor the Windows file associations?