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Old 10-20-2005, 09:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default firefox wont set as default browser

hey i just formated my computer and wen i downloaded fire fox i set it to be the default browser but whenever i open something like a readme that is an html file it opens in IE. i have tried going to task bar properties and setting mozilla as my default browser and it says that it is but it still opens html files and links from programs to IE.


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Old 10-20-2005, 10:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You are using an Admin account right ?
In your IE properties do you have it also set to default ?
Do you have it set to check to see if IE is the default browser ?

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Old 10-20-2005, 01:38 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You may try going into your control panel, Internet Options, Programs tab, and select the options that you want.

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Old 10-20-2005, 02:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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go to set program access and default and pick firefox. also uncheck the IE should check to see if it's the default browser in IE
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