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Recently saved MHTML files won't open, while earlier saved ones will open.

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Recently saved MHTML files won't open in Firefox 14, but earlier saved ones will open. The only change I made recently to Firefox was to disable Java because hackers had found a way to use it to access PCs.

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jscher2000
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I assume you are using an add-on to create and decode the MHTML files? You might check with the author of the add-on as to whether it requires Java or a newer version of Firefox in order to work properly.

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I found the problem: Java has to be enabled when saving to MHTML format.