Tanveer Singh wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 1:21 PM, Bob Long <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> If I associate to gimpwin-remote (C:\Program
>> Files\GIMP-2.0\bin\gimp-win-remote.exe) then only one instance of
>> GIMP appears. However, there also appears a message in its own
>> window: "GIMP Message Opening 'C:\Program
>> Files\GIMP-2.0\bin\gimp-2.4.exe' failed: unknown file type" (which
>> can be closed without harm).
> Thanks! I will associate gimpwin-remote instead of gimp.exe.
> But I guess that error message can be filed as a bug report.
With the clue from Peter taylor's message, this fixed the error window for
>From the gimp-win-remote README file (which I don't think is included in the
Save the following between the dashes to a "gimp-win-remote.reg", and
to change the gimp-2.4.exe to the version you wish to run. Please note that
execute the new "gimp-win-remote.reg file will require administrative
Then, in Windows Explorer|Tools|Folder Options|File Types edit the
association you are using and change the command line in the field
"Application used to perform action:" from
"C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\bin\gimp-win-remote.exe" gimp-2.4.exe "%1"
"C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\bin\gimp-win-remote.exe" "%1"
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