View Full Version : [ubuntu] File Associations

April 30th, 2008, 08:54 PM
I was wondering...how do you change a file association when the program you want to use is not in the default "open with" list. Moreover, how do I use the "use a custom command" box to choose the program I want. Is there a way I can browse to the program, sort of like how you can browse to the .exe file in windows? Thanks.


April 30th, 2008, 09:19 PM
Right click on the file
Select "open with other application"
left click on triangle next to "Use a custom command"
Left click on browse
Double click on "file system"
search under "user/I believe it's sbin or bin" for the application
double click on application and close "Open With"

Hope this helps