File associations in konqueror

Anne Wilson cannewilson at
Fri Jan 16 16:48:29 GMT 2009

On Friday 16 January 2009 15:38:02 daniel.barna at wrote:
> Hi,
> I have set up kde file associations to launch /usr/bin/hpglview for
> *.hpgl, *.hpg, *.plt files (application/vnd.hp-hpgl). In konqueror, it
> works nicely as long as I am browsing a local directory. However, whenever
> I am browsing a webdavs directory, clicking on the file pops up the 'What
> to do with this file'/'Open with' questions, where I need to type
> /usr/bin/hpglview each time. Why? Can this be changed?

Does your application show on the 'Open with' list?  If not, try this.  When 
you get 'Open with' select Other.  Enter the name of the application in the 
top bar, then check the Remember box at the bottom.

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