I looked there, but that seems to only apply to actually saving it -- whether Firefox should save the file, or open it in the selected application.  I set PDFs, for example, to be always saved.  Even if the PDF icon is shown (sometimes it isn't), double-clicking the link will still start Writer.

Sandy


On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 8:32 AM, Bruce Kingsbury <zcat@zcat.geek.nz> wrote:
Edit > Preferences > Applications  would be my guess.

2009/9/14 Chakat Sandwalker <sandwalker@gmail.com>:
> For some bizarre reason, when I save something in Firefox, such as a
> picture or PDF, if I double-click the item in the Download Manager it
> starts OpenOffice Writer to open the file.  It's starting to get quite
> annoying.  Does anyone here know how to get the correct programs (Eye of
> Gnome for pictures, Evince for PDFs, etc) to open the files instead of
> Writer?
>
> Sandy