How to Komodo as Default Program for PHP File in Ubuntu

How to Komodo as Default Program for PHP File in Ubuntu

 

Komodo Edit is a powerful code editor by ActiveState. It’s used by many web developers and programmers worldwide. Komodo Edit is free to download and use. ActiveState has an IDE called Komodo IDE. Komodo IDE is not free, but it has more feature than Komodo Edit.

At times we might need to set it as the default text editor for php files. This is the topic of this tutorial.

This is a step-by-step tutorial on how to set Komodo Edit as the default text editor on Ubuntu. To follow this tutorial, you need to have the following requirements:

  • A computer with Ubuntu operating system installed.
  • Komodo Edit text editor must be installed. 

Let’s get started. 

Step 1: To set Komodo Edit as the default text editor for PHP, right click on a PHP source code file, and click on “Properties”.

properties

Step 2: Once the properties window shows up, navigate to the “Open With” tab.

open-with

Step 3: Select “Komodo Edit 10” from the list and click on “Set as default”.

set-as-default

That’s it. Komodo Edit is now the default program for PHP files.

komodo-edit

Step 4:Now double click on any PHP file. Komodo Edit should open and view that file.

now-double-click-on-any-php-file