I am using Foxit Reader as the default pdf reader in Elementary os Loki. Yesterday I updated my system. After installing the Software updates which are provided by the AppCenter when I open a pdf the above error occurs. An image is attached below below . But when I open Foxit Reader separately and when I drag and drop the pdf files on it, it works fine. How to fix this so that it is able to open pdf files just by single clicking, which worked fine before the updating the system. Thanks in advance

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You should try to re-assign Foxit Reader to pdf files.

In order to do so you can select a pdf file in Files, right mouse click on it to open the Properties dialog and select Foxit Reader in the Open with drop down menu at the bottom of the dialog.

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