If I go to Places > Home Folder or Places > videos or places > desktop instead of the location opening I go immediately into into a video player
The problem is with the 'open with application' which by default on my system Ubuntu 10.10 is that the open with another application has by default already got the 'remember this application for this type of file' checked by default.
Is there any way of reversing this really annoying feature. having the dialogue window unchecked by default making it a conscious decision to open all similar files same way
Did I say really annoying. absolutely