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linux:remove_unwanted_context_menu [2013/12/13 14:22]
bkraul
linux:remove_unwanted_context_menu [2017/12/13 17:34]
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-====== Remove unwanted menu option from file context menus ====== 
-Sometimes, as it is the case with wine installations, certain options remain in the file context menu even after removing wine. In order to remove these unwanted options, update the following file. 
- 
-<code> 
-~/.local/share/applications/mimeinfo.cache 
-</code> 
- 
-An example of the contents of this file appears below: 
-<code ini> 
-[MIME Cache] 
-application/rtf=wine-extension-rtf.desktop; 
-application/vnd.ms-htmlhelp=wine-extension-chm.desktop; 
-application/winhlp=wine-extension-hlp.desktop; 
-application/x-mswinurl=wine-extension-url.desktop; 
-application/x-mswrite=wine-extension-wri.desktop; 
-application/x-wine-extension-ini=wine-extension-ini.desktop; 
-application/x-wine-extension-msp=wine-extension-msp.desktop; 
-application/x-wine-extension-vbs=wine-extension-vbs.desktop; 
-application/xml=wine-extension-xml.desktop; 
-image/gif=wine-extension-gif.desktop; 
-image/jpeg=wine-extension-jfif.desktop;wine-extension-jpe.desktop; 
-image/png=wine-extension-png.desktop; 
-text/html=wine-extension-htm.desktop; 
-</code> 
-As identified, delete any entry that refers to to wine desktop items. 
- 
-Also move/delete any wine-extension-*.desktop you want removed from ~/.local/share/applications/ 
  
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