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thebutler4 05-24-2004 06:27 PM

this is getting frustrating
 
ok .. I downloaded and installed Netscape ... now ever time I go to type in a URL I start with www. and a freeking window will popup in the lower right hand corner of my screen asking me what to open it with ... how do I shut that off?!?!?!?!?!

I am running Redhat 7.3 with KDE



Thanks!

peacebwitchu 05-24-2004 06:35 PM

Upgrade to a modern distro then install mozilla-firefox you will be much happier since netscape on UNIX and Linux has always sucked.

itsjustme 05-24-2004 06:36 PM

That sounds familiar. That might be related to a setting in the so-called 'kicker' thing that usually shows up in the task bar near the clock.
Or not.

thebutler4 05-24-2004 06:36 PM

so Mozilla-firefox will not run on 7.3?

itsjustme 05-24-2004 06:42 PM

yep... man... that was way back in 2002.

http://www.justlinux.com/forum/showt...threadid=71762

It's klipper, not kicker.

edit: Right click on the little K clipboard and deselect "Enable Actions"

thebutler4 05-24-2004 06:59 PM

Thank you! .. Man that thing was annoying! ..

as a person on the other thred wrote "Klipper is the devil`s work! 666" .. LOL ..


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