How do I make Microsoft Word the default instead of WordPad when I open documents in Canvas?
By default, Windows uses WordPad to open ".txt" (text) files.
The app that is used to open different file types is an OS setting. Basically, Windows associates certain types of files with certain applications, and so when you try to open a particular type of file, Windows chooses the assiciated application.
Here's an article I found on setting file associations in Windows 10:
How to Change File Associations in Windows 10 | Digital Trends
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