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Old 09-03-2015, 06:58 PM   #1
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Arch/lKDE4 Desktop URL Shortcuts Default Browser


I built a computer for my daughter. It is Arch. I put desktop URL shortcuts to all of her favorite cartoon websites. When clicking on them they open in Chromium. I want them to open in firefox. I even have the default browser set to firefox, but when you click on the desktop shortcuts, they open in Chromium, then I get the Chromium message asking if I want to make Chromium my default web browser. Do you know how to make them open in firefox?
 
Old 09-04-2015, 03:22 AM   #2
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What is the content of the .desktop files?

Also: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php...t_applications
 
Old 09-04-2015, 11:30 AM   #3
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What is the content of the .desktop files?

Also: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php...t_applications

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[Desktop Entry]
Icon=/home/david/Pictures/MyLittlePony_Logo.png
Type=Link
URL[$e]=http://mylittlepony.hasbro.com/en-us/games
I am checking out the link also that you gave.
 
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I was able to edit ~/.local/share/applications/mimeapps.list to tell it to use firefox. Thanks for your help!
 
Old 09-04-2015, 03:20 PM   #5
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