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How to install Active X plug-in?

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I am using Firefox Version 3.6.16 and my operating system is Windows XP Home Service Pack 3. Some games require Active X to be played. Please advise how to install Active X.

Thank you

I am using Firefox Version 3.6.16 and my operating system is Windows XP Home Service Pack 3. Some games require Active X to be played. Please advise how to install Active X. Thank you

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TonyE
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1034 solutions 8840 answers

Firefox does not support ActiveX, that is an Internet Explorer add-on system.

https://support.mozilla.com/kb/ActiveX

Firefox does not support ActiveX, that is an Internet Explorer add-on system. https://support.mozilla.com/kb/ActiveX

Question owner

Is there an alternative? Esker Active X Plug-in was suggested but I cannot locate this through Firefox. Any suggestions?

Thank you for taking the time to read and reply.

Is there an alternative? Esker Active X Plug-in was suggested but I cannot locate this through Firefox. Any suggestions? Thank you for taking the time to read and reply.