Change the default file manager

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Change the default file manager

Postby sdd on Tue May 29, 2012 5:25 pm

Is it possible to change the default file manager under Cinnamon?

When I insert a USB stick, it opens with nautilus, and I would prefer to use an alternative.

The file amanger isn't one of the options under Sysatem Settings | Details.
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Re: Change the default file manager

Postby outfieldgrass on Tue May 29, 2012 5:27 pm

Very interested in this as well. Nautilus is decent but I would like the option to change the default.
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Re: Change the default file manager

Postby TheStandard on Sat Aug 11, 2012 9:38 pm

What you are looking for is "Preferred Applications" in mate it's under Menu > Applications > Preferences and in Xfce it's under Applications Menu > Settings. Not sure where it's at in Cinnamon but Preferred Applications is what you're looking for. hope this helped.
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