LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-05-2007, 05:19 PM   #1
silex_88
Member
 
Registered: May 2005
Posts: 49

Rep: Reputation: 15
Adobe PDF Reader broke epiphany file associations


Hi,

I installed Adobe PDF Reader using their installation script. It didn't work, so I uninstalled it by deleting the directory (their suggested method). However, epiphany and firefox browsers are still associating with it. So when I click on a link to a PDF, instead of opening it or saving it, it gives me an error.

I couldn't find any link in epiphany to change file associations, and found out it uses GNOMES's associations. GNOME is associated with Evince. Epiphany is not. How do I fix this?

Cheers,
Nick
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
installing adobe pdf reader arnon Linux - Software 5 01-03-2007 03:56 PM
.pdf file associations for Adobe stormyk88 Linux - Software 7 11-28-2006 10:55 PM
Updates broke Epiphany jens Slackware 3 02-09-2006 04:15 AM
Adobe Reader 7.0 and Slackware 10.1, problem opening a file that required a plugin houler Linux - Software 0 05-29-2005 03:23 PM
is there any pdf viewer in linux that is as good as adobe acrobat reader in windows amolgupta Linux - Software 1 02-06-2005 07:44 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:26 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration