Konqueror the ultimate Linux tool or cool things you can do with it

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Sat Aug 16 15:18:18 UTC 2008

claydoh wrote:

> On Saturday 16 August 2008 4:03:29 am Knapp wrote:
>> Does anyone else know of cool things konqueror can do?
> In KDE4, Konqueror has this (I assume new) feature where you can highlight
> a non-linked url , and use the right-click context menu to open that link.
> this is very handy for me as I find a lot of urls in forum posts that are
> purely text and not set to point anywhere.

That's always been possible, and is actually a function of klipper, not
konqueror.  Configure it by clickin on the clipboard icon in the system

> Another handy feature is the 'open in Firefox' menu item for those
> increasingly rare times a site doesn't work well in Konqi
Which is available from both the "Location" menu, and the klipper actions.

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