OpenWith Enhanced

Download OpenWith Enhanced

Open With (Enhanced) is a small freeware application that replaces the standard Windows 'OpenWith...' dialog and automatically suggests you the most popular programs used to open this kind of file. Also, it lets you to change or remove file association (especially useful on Windows Vista and Windows 7 platforms, where such option was removed from the user interface) and clean the 'Open With...' menu from unneeded applications. You can download full version of this program from the links below.


License:Free
Requirements:No special requirements
OS:Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Latest version:1.15 [PAD File]

Starting from version 1.0, OpenWith Enhanced supports user interface translations. At the moment, there are user-contributed translations to Chinese, Brazilian Portuguese, Dutch, French, German, Korean, Russian and Spanish. To download additional translations or make a new one see the translations page.


Version Changelog

  • 1.15 - 16-Sep-2013
      Fixed 1.15 installer. Those who encountered errors during installation of version 1.15 should re-download and install the new file.
  • 1.15 - 30-Aug-2013
    • Fixed an error that prevented OWE from downloading software list off the server
    • Added Chinese (Simplified) and Korean translations
    • Performance and stability bugfixes
  • 1.10 - 12-Feb-2013
    • Added support of Windows 8 OS
    • Improvements in networking code
    • Some bugfixes
  • 1.05 - 28-Apr-2012
    • Added handling of partially downloaded files (*.part, *.!ut etc)
    • Added an option to add a new program to 'Open With...' context menu list
    • Main window is resizeable now
  • 1.00 - 15-Jan-2012
    • Added support for user interface localization
    • Some code optimisations
  • 0.96 - 29-Oct-2011
    • Better handling of DLLs
    • Better handling of DDE commands
    • Show program and file descriptions in a tooltip
    • Hotkey (DEL) to delete entries from Open With dialog
    • Restoring listbox selection after the current line has been deleted
    • Added 'Registered Applications' group to Open With dialog (on Windows Vista/7)
    • Added an option to mark known freeware programs with a selectable font