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Re: konqueror: open http://sample.txt without kwrite ???



Also sprach Eric Christopherson (Mon 04 Aug 02003 at 08:47:37PM -0500):
> On Mon, Aug 04, 2003 at 08:25:04PM -0500, Michael D. Schleif wrote:
> > Since I upgraded to kde3, when I try to browse to a document that ends
> > with *.txt, I always get this:
> > 
> >    Open 'http://helices...ume/mds_resume.txt' using 'KWrite'?
> >      [Save As]   [Open]   [Cancel]
> > 
> > All I want to do is view an ASCII text file in konqueror ;<
> > 
> > What do you think?
> 
> You need to go into your file associations. For example, go to Control
> Center > KDE Components > File Associations (although this might be
> different depending on which specific version of KDE 3 you are using). Then
> hit the + sign next to 'text' to expand the list of text file types. Under
> "Left Click Action" choose "Show file in embedded viewer".

Eureka!

As slick as that is, could it be any less intuitive?  And, is this
default action reasonable?

Anyway, thank you . . .

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