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

claydoh claydoh at midmaine.com
Sat Aug 16 15:57:24 UTC 2008

On Saturday 16 August 2008 11:18:18 am Derek Broughton wrote:
> 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
> tray.
> > 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.
> --
> derek

I beg to differ on that as both are definitely built into KDE4's Konqueror. It 
works the same whether klipper is running (both with and without enabling 
actions) or if it is not running. 

Clay Weber

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