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I don't seem to have the "Open with..." option when right clicking things in Ubuntu 11.4, like a .desktop extension for example, any ideas on how to fix this?

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What exactly are you trying to right click? "Open with" works for me. – Jeremy Bicha Apr 30 '11 at 10:02

.desktop files do not have an 'Open With' option

Open Text Editor then drag the .desktop file onto the window and it will open it.


Use Terminal with the gedit command e.g. gedit ~/.local/share/applications/gedit.desktop

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