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Setting Preview as default PDF viewer


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It seems as if I messed something up as Preview used to be the default program for PDf files. There seems to be no way to set it in the preference as I can see.

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Right click (control + click) on the file and select "Get Info". The the window you should see an "Open with" tab. You can choose Preview from there.

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If you want to make changes to all the default handlers for your applications you can also use this tool:

RCDefaultApp

It let's you set the default handler for any of your Mac apps in one place.

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