How do you make a program the default?

Discussion in 'OS X' started by beck, Jun 13, 2006.

  1. macrumors member

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    #1
    Hey first post! been reading these boards for a few months but could do with some help!

    Ive reinstalled os x today because things seemed to be geting very slow but anway i want all of my video files to open in vlc automaticly but i dont know how to do this?

    thanks
     
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    Mitthrawnuruodo

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    #2
    Find an example of each of the file types you want to open in VLC by default. Use cmd-I (File -> Get Info) and under Open with: choose VLS, then hit the Change All button and confirm.
     
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    Benjamindaines

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    #3
    Yes, that will do it or you can download Default App for setting everything.
     
  4. thread starter macrumors member

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    #4
    thanks! knew there was a way just forgot. thanks
     

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