Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
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.


  Search this Thread
Old 11-28-2004, 04:21 AM   #1
Registered: Nov 2004
Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Distribution: Ubuntu 5.04
Posts: 77

Rep: Reputation: 15
Changing Default Media Player?


How do I change my default media player from Totem to Xine-UI, Im on Mandrake 10 using KDE desktop?

Old 11-28-2004, 04:54 AM   #2
Registered: Aug 2004
Location: San Diego
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 303

Rep: Reputation: 31
You can try to change which program runs when you click on a file. Just right click, select open with, then ping xine and just check "remember to use this" or ?use this program next time" or something similar.
Old 11-28-2004, 04:55 AM   #3
Registered: Nov 2004
Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Distribution: Ubuntu 5.04
Posts: 77

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
O yeh, I completely forgot about that..thanks for reminding me!


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
Changing audio track in Media Player Classic kamransoomro84 General 9 10-21-2007 01:45 PM
How to change default media player for web browsers izquierdista Linux - Software 1 10-22-2005 08:53 AM
Setting default media player? newtwolinux Linux - Software 2 05-12-2005 06:18 PM
Howto set Xmms as the default media player newjuan Linux - Newbie 1 05-26-2004 09:08 PM
how do i change default media player rosscopeeko Mandriva 2 04-12-2004 08:45 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:52 PM.

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