Application chooser

Junction lets you choose the application to open files and links.

After installing make sure to launch the application.

Junction will pop up automatically when you open a link in a desktop application. Use the mouse or keyboard navigation to choose the application to open the link or file with.


  • Choose the application to open with
  • Show the location before opening
  • Edit the URL before opening
  • Show a hint for insecure link
  • Keyboard navigation
  • Middle click to open in multiple applications

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More Information

Project homepage

Visit the dedicated homepage for this project.

Newest Release

Latest version 1.7 released on 14 May 2023.

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  • Buffet
  • Choosy
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  • Linux
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  • Settings
  • System
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