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Chapter 1. Mac Os X Annoyances > SET AN APPLICATION TO OPEN A FILE

SET AN APPLICATION TO OPEN A FILE

The Annoyance:

When I double-click a file, the wrong application opens. This means I have to quit, and then drag-and-drop the file on the correct application icon. It's even more of a pain with a batch of files.

The Fix:

You can change which application opens a particular file using the Open With command. After selecting the file with a single click, there are four places you can access this command:


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