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How to open a downloaded file with a running instance

I want to open a file that I download (using firefox) with a running instance, instead of it opening it a new instance. For example: If I have gedit open and I download a textfile how can I make ...
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Trying to run multiple instances of VLC

I'm a total noob at Linux (but I'm learning). I am trying to run a video presentation - but I need it to run THREE separate Mpeg or AVI videos at precisely the same time and in sync. I read ...
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Bring up multiple instances of program upon click

I seem to be having a strange problem with Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. I also use Ubuntu on my desktop and it works fine in that if I click the icon of a program and I have multiple instances of it ...
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Force one instance per workspace of an application

Ubuntu 14.04 uses Files to browse files. If I open a new folder (either with Launchy or clicking on a folder in the Desktop), I want it is open in a new tab. Right now, it is opened in a new separated ...