I'm working on Ubuntu and using FileZilla. I was wondering that when I doubleclick on a remote file, if it was possible to open it in an editor instead of downloading it. (Automatically View/Edit instead of Download option).



Open FileZilla, enter Edit → Settings (Alt + E, S) and to go Interface → File lists.

There, in Double-click action you can set the default action for double-clicking files and directories:


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  • Note that to edit the file, it has to be downloaded... – vonbrand Mar 1 '13 at 2:34

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