Setting a certain file type to always open in with a specific application

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Luke1robb, Feb 24, 2009.

  1. Luke1robb macrumors 6502a

    Luke1robb

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    #1
    How do I get my mac to always open all Microsoft word documents in Pages?
     
  2. DeusInvictus7 macrumors 68020

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    #2
    Right click on a word doc, and then go to Get Info

    From there you can select what program to open it with, and then there is also the option to "Change All..." and then it will apply that to all word docs.
     
  3. theLimit macrumors 6502a

    theLimit

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    Edit: Beat me to it...

    Right-click -> Get Info -> Open with -> Change All.
     
  4. Luke1robb thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Luke1robb

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    Thanks guys! This is what makes MR forums so great.
     

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