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How do I Change the Default Application Used to Open files on a mac?

Objective:

  • How do I Change the Default Application Used to Open files on a mac?

Environment:

  • Clio Manage

Additional Information:

Instructions sourced from: https://www.imore.com/how-set-mac-app-default-when-opening-file

Procedure:

  1. Right-click on a file that uses the file type you'd like to change the default for. For example, one with a .jpg extension (a photo).
  2. Click on Get Info in the pop-up.
  3. Click Open With if the section isn't already expanded.
  4. Click the dropdown and choose an app.

    Right-click on a file, click Get Info, click Open With, click the dropdown and select an appSource: iMore

  5. Click Change All...
  6. Click Continue when the Finder asks you if you're sure.

    Click Change All, click ContinueSource: iMore

Now any time you open a file with that extension, the Finder will automatically open it with the app you've selected.

 

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