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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories IBM i Access Family
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 18, 2020

ACS - allow to select viewer program for spooled/IFS files

When in the spooled or IFS file window. selecting CTRL-W or "view only" uses (windows in my case) the default file association program for viewing files.

Use Case:

please add to preferences menu ability to choose the default viewing program.
being able to specify viewer program by file extension would be best.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Mar 23, 2020

    ACS intentionally delegates to the selected default application. To change the default application based on file type, see the following:
    If your PC is locked down so that you cannot change the default program, work with your administrator on making the adjustment.