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I want to know how to stop the plugin check tab from coming up.

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I do not want to be bothered by the plugin check tab every time that I open Firefox. How can I disable it?

I do not want to be bothered by the plugin check tab every time that I open Firefox. How can I disable it?

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

Two days ago

Installed Plug-ins

  • npunagi2
  • Yahoo! activeX Plug-in Bridge
  • MetaStream 3 Plugin r4
  • npdivxplayerplugin
  • DivX Web Player version 1.4.0.233
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.0
  • npdnu
  • npdnupdater2
  • Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer DLL
  • Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer Plugin
  • getplusplusadobe16263
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.0"
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Provides additional functionality on Facebook. See our web site for details.
  • Unity Player 2.6.1f3
  • Shockwave Flash 10.2 r152
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Delivery Network Acceleration by BitTorrent™
  • DivX Web Player version 1.5.0.52
  • DivX® Content Upload Plugin
  • GEPlugin
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_24 for Mozilla browsers
  • Yahoo Application State Plugin version 1.0.0.7
  • 4.0.60310.0
  • Google Updater pluginhttp://pack.google.com/
  • Google Update
  • Version 0.9.17, copyright 2008-2010 Veetle Inchttp://www.veetle.com/
  • Version 0.9.17, Copyright 2006-2009 Veetle Inchttp://www.veetle.com/
  • Version 0.9.17, copyright 2006-2010 Veetle Inchttp://www.veetle.com/
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:2.0.1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/4.0.1

More Information

David McRitchie 320 solutions 3091 answers

plugin page keeps coming up: see https://support.mozilla.com/questions/832793 particularly the replies near the end (different replies for different users).

plugin page keeps coming up: see https://support.mozilla.com/questions/832793 particularly the replies near the end (different replies for different users).
cor-el
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14843 solutions 134516 answers

That is a bug with blocklisting plugins that has been fixed.
You can correct this issue by forcing the file blocklist.xml to update or wait until Firefox updates the file.
That update will remove the severity="0" flags in the file that cause the problem.

See:


  • Bug 663722 - The blocklist output is including severity="0" where it shouldn't be
That is a bug with blocklisting plugins that has been fixed.<br /> You can correct this issue by forcing the file blocklist.xml to update or wait until Firefox updates the file.<br /> That update will remove the severity="0" flags in the file that cause the problem. See: * [/questions/832793?page=2#answer-198407] * http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?p=10899869#p10899869 ---- * [https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=663722 Bug 663722] - The blocklist output is including severity="0" where it shouldn't be