force firefox to open .URL files?

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by glitch44, May 8, 2007.

  1. glitch44 macrumors 65816

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    is there a way to force firefox to open windows .URL files?

    they seem to open fine in safari but not firefox...
     
  2. Eraserhead macrumors G4

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    Command I on a .url file and change the "open with" application to Firefox (and then press "Change All".
     
  3. irmongoose macrumors 68030

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    Alternately, you can force any app to open any type of file by holding down command-option while dragging the file over the app's icon in the dock.



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  4. glitch44 thread starter macrumors 65816

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    hey, thanks for the reply. i tried that (including change all), but when i try to open the file i get this:

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    i choose firefox again, it repeats, i choose firefox again, it repeats...

    am i doing something wrong?
     
  5. glitch44 thread starter macrumors 65816

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