[oXygen-user] How to Keep Oxygen from Opening Epubs on OSX?

Eliot Kimber
Thu Sep 16 16:25:36 CDT 2010

Cool--thanks for the tip.


On 9/16/10 4:21 PM, "Roger" <> wrote:

> On 2010-09-16 17:02, Adrian Buza wrote:
>> The EPUB associations was added to the Info.plist of the Oxygen.app. To
>> remove it you have to Ctrl-click(or right click) on the Oxygen
>> application icon(Oxygen.app) in Finder and from the pop-up menu select
>> Show Package Contents. Then navigate to the Contents directory and open
>> for editing the Info.plist file.   [...]  Remove or comment the entire
>> "dict" element that associates the 'epub' extension. This will prevent
>> Oxygen from re-associating itself with EPUB files.
> Or you can use the free RCDefaultApp preference pane to set the default
> application of your choice: <http://www.rubicode.com/Software/RCDefaultApp/>
> This is a handy tool to have around and allows you to set all the
> application associations for your system in once place, without having to
> muck around in .plist files or various applications' preferences dialogs.
> Regards,
> Roger

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