FireFox Usage Question
bdubbs at swbell.net
Tue Dec 7 18:24:19 PST 2004
Alexander Lang 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?
> i think Edit->Preferences->Downloads is what you are looking for.
> There is a section where you define what should happen with file types.
> Hope that helps.
Thanks, but when I do that, there are no entries in the window and I
can't edit anything.
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