[OS X TeX] TeXShop 2.20: default application, icons etc.

Maxwell, Adam R adam.maxwell at pnl.gov
Wed Jan 28 18:45:49 EST 2009

On 01/28/09 15:41, "Dr. Clea F. Rees" <cfrees at imapmail.org> wrote:

> I also lost all settings to default to TeXShop for file types. (In my
> case, they have been assigned to another application.)
> In Finder, I do this:
> - open info for selected .tex file
> - attempt to change "open with..." application
> Oddly, TeXShop is no longer listed as a choice. I can still choose it
> by using "other..." but it struck me as strange that it wasn't listed.
> After setting TeXShop as the default choice, I get blank icons.

You can check the default application by dumping the Launch Services

chServices.framework/Versions/A/Support/lsregister -dump

The location might be different on 10.4.  LS is unfortunately flaky when
multiple applications claim the same types.


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