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Re: opening notebooks in mathematica player instead of
> On Mar 12, 2009, at 3:21 AM, Steven Matthew Anderson wrote: > > > When I double click on a notebook I want just want to view it. Is > > there a way to default the assigned application to open the > > mathematica notebooks with the mathematica viewer instead of having > > mathematica boot up? If I want mathematica to boot up I'll click on > > the icon. That's on my doc. > > > > I'm running Mac OS X 10.5.6 (9G55) on a PowerBook G4 if that helps And George Woodrow III <georgevw3 at mac.com> replied: > In OS X, you can select a notebook and "get Info..." from the Finder (cmd-I). > > You can then select which app opens the notebook. You can select > Player. There is an option to change all files of the same type (.nb > files) to show the same behaviour. > > This should work most of the time. I believe more or less exactly the same inherent and fundamental dilemma arises with respect to whether PDF files open in Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader when clicked (if you have both apps on your system), and the same workaround for Macs can be invoked here also.