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I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and Chromium browser version 32.0.1700.102.

When I download pdf files in chromium I get a button in the bottom left corner of the window, like this:

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If I click the button, the pdf file is opened in evince. How can I change that to another pdf viewer, like okular?

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you need to change default .pdf viewer in the system simply mouse right click on a filename.pdf choose properties navigate to open with and see what is default application is set and replace it with desired one.

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Seems to work! Thanks a lot! –  Håkon Hægland Feb 18 at 11:17
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you're welcome you can also install Ubuntu Tweak and in section admins/file type manager you'll see all the file types and applications they open with. –  JohnnyEnglish Feb 18 at 11:27
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You can also do some of that from the 'Details' settings program. –  Wilf Feb 18 at 11:31
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