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How do I change the automatic download options when I am downloading from email or a website?

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I was uploading (or downloading, I'm not sure) a music file that was sent to me by email, and the gray box that automatically asks me if I want to download came up, and I accidentally clicked the wrong thing instead of just hitting okay. (there are two options to click - click the little bubble, and I have mine always on the first option) I don't remember what the option was, but now it asks me where to save it and when I hit iTunes, it doesn't go to my iTunes. How do I get the original "would you like to save this file" or "download now" box back?

This happened

Just once or twice

== I accidentally clicked the wrong option while downloading

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  • http://www.facebook.com/fbplugin/
  • DivX Content Upload Plug-In: Uploads DivX video in your browser!
  • DivX Browser Plug-In: Plays DivX video in your browser!
  • iPhoto6
  • 2.0.30523
  • The Flip4Mac WMV Plugin allows you to view Windows Media content using QuickTime.
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.0.3
  • Office Live Update v1.0
  • Java Plug-In 2 for NPAPI Browsers
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
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  • Google Talk Plugin Video Accelerator version:0.1.43.2
  • Shockwave Flash 10.0 r45

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See:

"File handling in Firefox 3 and SeaMonkey 2"  and "Reset Download Actions": http://kb.mozillazine.org/File_types_and_download_actions