How to Replace System Programs with Non-Microsoft Apps Windows 10

Summary :

Move 1: Create a Registry Key for the Program You Want to Replace

First of all, you need to create a registry key for the program you want to replace. For example, if you want to replace Notepad with the third-party program Notepad2, you can follow the steps below.

Move 2: Create a Debugger for the Program

Step 1: In Registry Editor, Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\notepad.exe. In the right pane, right-click any empty space and select New > String Value.



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