...and add Open Containing Folder to context menu.
I would recommend not removing show as a number of people (myself included) always use this command upon downloading a file as they do not wish to launch the file straight away. Adding a launch button is bug 227435 . Is this a dupe of that?
*** Bug 227435 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
I've added bug 227502 as a dependency, because the in order to get the "Open Containing Folder" context menu option working in a user-friendly fashion, we should fix bug 227502 on Linux/Macintosh. Assuming that Show == Open Containing Folder in terms of function, the Open Containing Folder option will suffer the same problem unless the other bug is fixed.
OS: Windows XP → All
QA Contact: aebrahim
Hardware: PC → All
If you have selected "Show download manager when download begins" and not selected "Close the download manager when all downloads complete" than besides file name there are two links "Show" and "Remove". But if you right-click than you get "Open" or double-click than default is open. Show is equivalent to Open Containing folder. Open is equivalent to launch program. I had wanted Open functionality and found that it is already present.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
IMO, the workaround to 'open containing folder' should have been in a readme somewhere obviously visible. It's an irritating change in functionality to people who haven't read this bug report.
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