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When I download pdf files through Firefox, nothing appears - blank page. Sometimes a dialog box appears asking me what application I wish to select and I select Acrobat MS Word is not an option available). I've gone over my settings and preferences but ca

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When I download pdf files through Firefox, nothing appears - blank page. Sometimes a dialog box appears asking me what application I wish to select and I select Acrobat MS Word is not an option available). I've gone over my settings and preferences but can see nothing that would produce such a result. I am using a G5 iMac.

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== Wasn't linked top any occurrence as far as I can remember

When I download pdf files through Firefox, nothing appears - blank page. Sometimes a dialog box appears asking me what application I wish to select and I select Acrobat MS Word is not an option available). I've gone over my settings and preferences but can see nothing that would produce such a result. I am using a G5 iMac. == This happened == Every time Firefox opened == Wasn't linked top any occurrence as far as I can remember

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Installed Plug-ins

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  • Gecko default plugin
  • Unity Web Player lets you experience dazzling interactive 3D right in your browser. For more information, visit Unity .
  • Java 1.3.1 Plug-in
  • The Flip4Mac WMV Plugin allows you to view Windows Media content using QuickTime.
  • Shockwave Flash 10.0 r45
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Adobe Acrobat and Reader Plug-in for Web Browsers, Version 7.0.9

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X 10.4; en-US; rv:1.9.2.8) Gecko/20100722 Firefox/3.6.8

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When I download pdf files through Firefox, nothing appears - blank page. Sometimes a dialog box appears asking me what application I wish to select and I select Acrobat MS Word is not an option available). I've gone over my settings and preferences but can see nothing that would produce such a result. I am using a G5 iMac.

halcy0n 0 solutions 1 answers

I had this issue using FF 5.0, I fixed it by doing the following :

  1. Go to firefox button, select options, options.
  2. Find all the applications that are listed as Adobe
  3. Change the action from 'Use Adobe Reader (in FireFox)' to 'Use Adobe Reader'

Fixed :)

I had this issue using FF 5.0, I fixed it by doing the following : # Go to firefox button, select options, options. # Find all the applications that are listed as Adobe # Change the action from 'Use Adobe Reader (in FireFox)' to 'Use Adobe Reader' Fixed :)