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firefox fail to attach doc in email and asking for using classic uploader.Earlier therewas no such problem

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firefox fail to attach doc in email stating that it could be due to proxy or firewall and asking for using classic up loader This problem was earlier not existing This is not the problem with internet explorer

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I have already updated to 9.0.1 and I still cannot attach anything to an email. I did not have this problem with earlier version of Firefox. What did you do to the system? This is very annoying.

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This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

document ia attached with email

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.0 r1
  • Google Talk Plugin Video Accelerator version:0.1.44.14
  • Version 2.5.8.4958
  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator
  • 12.0.1.647
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.5"
  • Default Plug-in
  • Google Update
  • BrowserPlus -- Improve your browser! -- http://browserplus.yahoo.com/
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.5
  • CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Album Plugin Utility Module
  • Picasa plugin
  • Google Updater pluginhttp://pack.google.com/
  • RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
  • RealNetworks(tm) RealPlayer Chrome Background Extension Plug-In

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.24) Gecko/20111103 Firefox/3.6.24

More Information

sctl 36 solutions 219 answers

Firefox has been updated to version 8.0.1. Try updating Firefox and see if that solves your problem.

For a clean installation,

  • download the new version,
  • uninstall the old version,
  • delete the Firefox program files folder, then
  • install the new version with administrator privileges.

Question owner

i have downloaded version 8 of firefox after deleting earlier version.The problem is no more .thanks for the help

socksguy 1 solutions 1 answers

Chosen Solution

I have already updated to 9.0.1 and I still cannot attach anything to an email. I did not have this problem with earlier version of Firefox. What did you do to the system? This is very annoying.

moros323 1 solutions 38 answers

You guys are not going to believe this I figured out the problem it's really dumb...ok here goes the attachment uploader loads seperate so I got to thinking it's a popup so I went to options content and under block pop ups there is an option exceptions click on that and in the box type www.firefox.com and hit allow pow its fixed!!!!! :-)

Modified by moros323

moros323 1 solutions 38 answers

You don't have to disable any addons or extentions!!!You guys are not going to believe this I figured out the problem it's really dumb...ok here goes the attachment uploader loads seperate so I got to thinking it's a popup so I went to options content and under block pop ups there is an option exceptions click on that and in the box type www.firefox.com and hit allow pow its fixed!!!!! :-)

Modified by moros323