FireFox Usage Question
bdubbs at swbell.net
Tue Dec 7 17:51:12 PST 2004
Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> I'm not a FireFox user (I use Mozilla) and have a usage question.
>> How do you set up and manage associations between mime types or
>> extentions? In Mozilla I can Edit->Preferences->Navigator->Helper
>> Applications and set them up. I can't find an equivalent in
>> FireFox. There is something about helper applications (if you
>> download them), but there doesn't seem to be a way to set up or
>> review specific settings. For instance, I was looking at Fedora3 and
>> using FireFox. There are no helper apps loaded. I wanted to view a
>> pdf, a pop up let me select xpdf, but I can't see how to change it
>> after it's set.
>> Any insight from FireFox users?
>> -- Bruce
> I think maybe you mean something like this?
> Tools -> Extensions
> That will show you installed Extensions and allow you to update them.
> There's also a link there (Get More Extensions) to here:
> Is this what you were after?
I saw that. It isn't what I'm looking for. If I already have an
application, say xpdf, I think I should be able to set it up or change
it without downloading anything like I can in Mozilla.
Thanks for the input.
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