Making a Program the Default?

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  1. manchild

    manchild OT Supporter

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    How to i make a program the default program for that type of file? An example, when i used to use firefox, whenever i clicked a link in aim or elsewher,e it would open in I.E. Anyway to get arround this? I might also stop using quicktime, anyway to switch that too?
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    Peter
     
  2. Vansterdam

    Vansterdam Clown on her...

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    yea i was interested in making .wmv files stop opening in quicktime which cant read them and open in media player. its annoying having to control click to open porn videos :mad:
     
  3. tenplanescrashing

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    Ctrl + click said file, Get Info

    Open with:
    Choose program
    Click Change All...
     

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