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Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Cannot open .TIF or .TIFF files in Internet Explorer

A website uses a JSP script that opens a .TIF or .TIFF file in Internet Explorer, but the image will not show, it will only show a placeholder icon on the top left hand corner and a blank image. And you have QuickTime installed. Solution: Browse to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\image/tiff and delete "CLSID"="{4063BE15-3B08-470D-A0D5-B37161CFFD69}" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\image/tiff] "AutoplayContentTypeHandler"="PicturesContentHandler" "Extension"=".tiff" "CLSID"="{4063BE15-3B08-470D-A0D5-B37161CFFD69}" REF: