(solved) Re: Dolphin and zip folders (Hardy Heron)

Jan Michelsburg Technowizard at gmx.net
Sun May 18 23:19:18 BST 2008

Am Sonntag, 18. Mai 2008 22:01:58 schrieb John DeCarlo:
> On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 7:54 PM, Jan Michelsburg <Technowizard at gmx.net>
> wrote:
> > Can somebody please help me with dolphin? Every time I leftclick on for
> > example a zip archive to open it dolphin doesn't start ark instead it
> > tries to open the file like a folder, which doesn't work. Ark is set as
> > the default
> > application for handeling archives in KDE, why isn't it used?
> Here is one way.
> Find a .zip file, right click and select Properties (or Alt-Enter).
> On the General Tab, it will say Type:  Archive Zip.  To the right, there
> will be an icon with a tool.  Click on that.
> Go to the Embedding tab and select "Show file in separate viewer", then
> Apply and OK.
> You should see it Updating the system settings.
> OK,  OK.
> Now you are all set.

Thank you very much John


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