Konqueror launching firefox

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Wed Jan 12 13:53:45 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 12 January 2005 14:36, Nathan Weston wrote:
> I recently switched from Konqueror to Firefox for my web browser. I set it
> as my browser in the control center (KDE Components -> Component Chooser ->
> Web Browser, open http urls in: firefox), so that it opens when I click on
> links in kmail.
> However, I still want to run konqueror on occassion, and now it's broken --
> when I enter a URL in the konqueror address bar, it launches firefox to
> open the page!
> Is there any way to work around this? I've tried using the "in an
> application based on the contents of the url" setting, but this makes KDE
> download the file and open a local copy with firefox -- which is usually
> not what I want.

You could try to revert the above change and set Firefox as the default 
handler for text/html but ensure that the embedded tab for text/html still 
shows KHTML as top choice.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
www.mrunix.de - German Unix/Linux programming forum
www.qtforum.org - Qt programming forum
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