Graham P Davis wrote:

> MS gets blamed for foisting IE on us but it's much easier to ditch that
> than Konqueror. I keep thinking I've got everything set to use Firefox
> but, every so often, Konqueror sneaks out the bushes to take me by
> surprise.

Try K > Control Center > KDE Components . Component Chooser > Web Browser >
then, click on the radio button for "in the following browser:" and put in
whichever browser you want.

As is says at the top, all KDE apps in which you can select hyperlinks
should honor that setting.