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I've configured Textpad to not allow multiple instances but Textpad still sometimes opens multiple windows. Any ideas?

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Does the setting revert every time you close and reopen? –  random Jul 3 '10 at 1:06
    
No, it appears to always be unchecked.. This always worked on my prior workstations (this is a new box).. –  Marcus Jul 7 '10 at 15:05

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Appears to be because I had the "Replace Notepad" preference (General area) selected. When we opened a file configured to use Notepad, this would open an add'l Textpad window. Fix is just to set Textpad to be the default program for the file types currently configured to use Notepad.

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