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Prompts to open or save aspx page instead of loading page


On some ASPX pages (Particularly SharePoint) Firefox prompts me to save or open file with Visual Studio.

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  • Default Plug-in
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.2; en-US; rv: Gecko/20101203 Firefox/3.6.13

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Question owner

Thanks for the reply. I found the answer. The problem was that I was attempting to configure session state in SharePoint according to Microsofts directions. Turns out that the directions given do not work and actually corrupt your SharePoint environment.

Thanks again for the assist.