I'm getting acroread instead of evince even though it says it's going to use evince

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 22 16:01:23 UTC 2012

On 22 January 2012 15:50, Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> When I click on a .pdf file in a web page Firefox tells me it's loading
> it and beside the selected 'Open with' button it says "/usr/bin/evince
> (default)" but if I then click the OK button the file gets opened in
> acroread.
> /usr/bin/evince is installed and works perfectly OK.
> How do I get Firefox to use evince?

What happens if you double click a pdf file in nautilus?

In Firefox Edit > Preferences > Applications what does it have against
pdf document?


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