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How can I configure Firefox to prompt me to open or save a PDF file when I click on one instead of just opening it in Acrobat?

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There is a registry key that can be edited to have IE do this. Is there a way to have Firefox pop up a dialog box asking what I want to do with the PDF file? Here is the IE registry key: [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AcroExch.Document.7]

  "EditFlags"=hex:00,00,00,00

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mastadizzy 2 solutions 46 answers

This article will be useful.

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See also "File handling in Firefox 3 and SeaMonkey 2": http://kb.mozillazine.org/File_types_and_download_actions