File Association Problem

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Thu Jan 29 11:27:23 GMT 2004

On Thursday 29 January 2004 05:30, Todd Whipple wrote:
> I am running KDE 3.0 and I have inadvertently messed up a file association
> which I cannot fix.  Any time I use Konqueror Web browser, all web sites
> come up in Konqueror as text showing the html markup language.  I have gone
> into file association and removed kwrite from the text html file
> association and that did not fix the problem.  I have logged onto my
> workstation as another user and konqueror works just fine so I know there
> has to be a setting somewhere that I can fix to make konqueror work
> normally as a web browser. I wouldn't even mind replacing the file which
> controls all file associations to get it back to normal.  Any help would be
> greatly
> appreciated.

look for the html association file in .kde/share/mimelnk/text and remove it.
Then the global default will be used again, because no local file is 
overriding it.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User - Unix/Linux programming forum - Qt programming forum
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