Opening Office Files By Double Clicking Taking Long Time (Win XP)

June 27, 2015 by Michael Diez

The solution is to open File Types, select the office extensions experiencing the problem click “Advanced” and select the “Open” action and edit. At the end of the path add “%1″. The path would look like this

“\Microsoft Office\Office12\EXCEL.EXE” /e “%1″ Notice the quotation marks. Source