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Apps need to be installed before you can set them as the default. You may want your .pdf files, or email, or music to automatically open using an app other than the one provided by Microsoft. To choose default apps by file type. scroll down and select Choose default apps by file type .

You will find Default apps in the registry location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion . For further assistance regarding Registry key and folder changes, get in touch with TechNet forums. IT Professionals on TechNet Forums are well equipped to assist you better on registry issues. TechNet forum link:

How to remove default apps to open files? Hi, I need some help. I accidentally set a default app to open .jar files, is there a way to remove the app to open it? I don't want to change it to something else, I know how to do that, I want to REMOVE the app to open it. In the menu to change it, some apps don't have a default app and I don't want ...

We checked on our lab machines and were able to get the Web browser option under default app in Windows Settings, as shown below. We would suggest you to go to Default apps in setting and click on “Choose default apps by file type” and scroll down to.htm and.html file type, then add Microsoft Edge for them.

Configure default apps by file name extension or by app. For example, to set an installed photo viewing app as the default program that is used to open all of the file types and protocols that it supports, click Set defaults by app, select the photo viewing app > Manage, and then select the file types and associations for the app. Export ...