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Revision Status S Editor R Comment
Unreviewed   Artist replaced share link (removed en-us) to lead to each corresponding locale
Current   AliceWyman small edit to last revision
Approved M AliceWyman Firefox’s built-in PDF Viewer: This is the "Open in Firefox" setting
Approved   Denys Fixed a misprint.
Approved M Andrew Edit shortcuts to match https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keyboard-shortcuts-perform-firefox-tasks-quickly#w_pdf-viewer
Approved M AliceWyman edited search summary, third-party-> different, other edits
Approved M AliceWyman Use a third-party PDF viewer for downloaded PDF files: edit for mac
Approved M AliceWyman "Use a third-party PDF viewer for downloaded PDF files" edits for fx98 (needs review & image for mac)
Approved M AliceWyman Use a third-party PDF viewer for downloaded PDF files: update for mac
Approved M AliceWyman Use a third-party PDF viewer for downloaded PDF files: new images, other edits (need to review for mac)
Approved M AliceWyman Choose another PDF viewer or set Firefox to always ask: New section with note for fx98
Approved M AliceWyman Firefox’s built-in PDF Viewer: new Image, how to save PDF file
Approved   AliceWyman updated link to renamed article
Approved   AliceWyman updated link to renamed article, removed pre-fx91 content
Approved   Bithiah Placed link for sharing
Approved M AliceWyman reorganized sections and removed pre-fx78 content
Approved   Jeff Minor punctuation updates.
Approved M Pascal Chevrel Acroform support was shipped in Firefox 83, not 81 (81 had an experiment only)
Approved M Angela Lazar New Fx 81 feature, fill out interactive PDFs
Approved   PGGWriter Made small improvements to article readability
Approved   Artist removed duplicate "the" (and spare spaces)
Approved M YD Error on keyboard shortcuts corrected
Approved M AliceWyman {for fx78} Set Firefox to ask you what to do with PDF files; other edits
Approved   Hopeless Host added "Page Up" and "Page Down" shortcut keys PDF viewer section
Approved M AliceWyman new Applications-PDF images for mac
Approved M AliceWyman [fx77] "Preview->Open in Firefox" since fx77 ( bug 1581383)
Approved M AliceWyman [fx78] "Open in Firefox" is also for mac, linux (see discussion)
Approved M AliceWyman update for win, fx78 (bug 1506416)
Approved M AliceWyman Disable the built-in PDF viewer and use another viewer: added note on "Preview in Firefox", removed outdated content
Approved   AliceWyman Search summary edited, other small revisions; see discussion on article title
Approved M Angela Lazar Changes for Bug 1631359 and removing old content
Approved M Artist exclude the plugin part after fx52, pls also see discussion
Approved M AliceWyman [Fx55] mimeTypes.rdf file changed to handlers.json (bug 1287658)
Unreviewed   philipp adapt troubleshooting info for firefox 56
Approved M AliceWyman Using a PDF viewer plugin: reworded
Approved M AliceWyman Using a PDF viewer plugin: Adobe Reader plugin name is "Adobe Acrobat"
Approved M AliceWyman PluginSupportEOL template added (bug 1269807) and other edits
Approved M AliceWyman Using another PDF viewer: reworded, changed Mac warning. See https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/pdf-files-are-blank-or-cause-error-message-mac/discuss/6789
Approved   Tonnes remove "to", add space
Approved M AliceWyman added warning for mac not to use the Adobe Acrobat plugin; other edits
Unreviewed   AliceWyman changed Intro, new "Using another PDF viewer" heading, other edits
Unreviewed   AliceWyman removed link to Schubert|it PDF Browser Plugin for Mac (no longer available)
Reviewed M AliceWyman updated article, removed outdated content
Approved   scootergrisen Maybe better to see what text goes with what image
Approved   Lan Big letter keys and removed ShareArticle
Approved   Jesant13 I added a period.
Approved M AliceWyman shorcuts -> keyboard shortcuts
Unreviewed   scoobidiver PDF Viewer shortcuts
Approved   Tonnes typos
Approved M Michael Verdi Addressing issues in discussion thread https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/view-pdf-files-firefox-without-downloading-them/discuss/4755#post-8134
Unreviewed   Michael Verdi Another version combining Alice and Madperson's edits, added section about the toolbar functions, removed mac only section that is no longer applicable
Approved M AliceWyman incorporating revision by madperson with other changes - see discussion
Approved M philipp in firefox 19 "portable document format (pdf)" has to be changed to use a third party PDF plugin to work in firefox
Approved   Michael Verdi fixed typo
Approved M Michael Verdi removed keywords already in the article
Unreviewed   Michael Verdi Updates for Fx 19 - PDF viewer now built-in
Approved M scoobidiver fixed links, downloading instead of disabling, blank pdf on Mac, OS X 10.5 case, removed useless for
Approved M ideato mozillazine link to MimeTypes.rdf
Approved   Aleksej not telling NoScript users to disable it completely
Approved M Michael Verdi removed mac case for blank pdfs (resolved), removed fx3.6 info
Approved M Swarnava Sengupta added the Share this article template
Approved M Michael Verdi based on the last revision, added new summary
Unreviewed   Underpass added "Nitro PDF reader" to the PDF readers for Windows
Approved M Michael Verdi simplifed intro
Approved M scoobidiver PDF Viewer official name of PDF.js, new UI (image edited in Media Gallery)
Unreviewed   Nybble Rewrote the intro para. as a bulleted list for increased readability. Commas added to summary.
Unreviewed   mgatkin Just fixed a couple of grammatical errors that I noticed
Approved M Michael Verdi shorter version of Matt's new summary
Approved M Matt_G Added "blank" to the search summary. This is a top issue right now and we don't specifically mention it in the article.
Approved M Michael Verdi added a section for a mac issue with the adobe reader plugin
Approved M scoobidiver added note about pdf.js in Beta, removed fr/
Unreviewed   scoobidiver added pdf.js, added keywords
Approved M Thomas No option in Linux (German preferences page: http://img7.imagebanana.com/img/eajr324y/BildschirmfotoVoreinstellungen.png)
Approved M scoobidiver removed ref. to Adobe Reader on Mac, reworded last sentence in each section
Unreviewed   scoobidiver merged Mac and Win/Linux parts, added other PDF plugins, removed "re-install the plugin" section as the local folder is no longer used, fixed displaying issues and broken links, added summary
Unreviewed   Chris Ilias specify that "Only the first page is visible" only applies to Leopard and below. Apple removed it in QTX

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