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How to repair multiple entries in “Open With” menu on OSX

January 23, 2011 by The Man

Ever open the “Open With” and seen multiple entries for the same program ? Here is how to fix this problem.

Open the Terminal and paste in this code

/System/Library/Frameworks/CoreServices.framework/Versions/A/Frameworks/LaunchServices.framework/Versions/A/Support/lsregister -kill -r -domain local -domain system -domain user

Then reboot and voila….