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Old 08-16-2005, 06:09 AM   #1
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How can I change the association for folders back to Konqueror?

When I try to open a folder on the Desktop, Amarok starts up and fails.
How can I change the association for folders back to Konqueror?
I'm using Mandriva LE 2005.


Old 08-16-2005, 06:48 AM   #2
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Rightclick on the folder->Open with->{In the bar that appears, type either "kfmclient openProfile filemanagement" or "konqueror"(without the quotes, obviously!}->Check the "Remember Application Association....." box.

Now, folders should be opened by konqueror.

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