Dial-up connection popup appears behind Mozilla mail window at startup



MailNews: Message Display
16 years ago
13 years ago


(Reporter: Sean Vickery, Unassigned)


Windows 2000

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16 years ago
I start up Mozilla mail from my Quick Launch toolbar (mozilla -mail).  Briefly,
a Dial-Up Connection popup appears for me to type my PPP password.  However,
this window is straight away obscured by the Mozilla mail window.  If I was a
user who didn't know to look for the Connection popup on the taskbar, I'd be

I think this is a major user-interface issue, as we're potentially confusing
less experienced users with this one.

Please don't mark this "Microsoft's problem" - IE exhibits the correct
behaviour.  I think we need to figure out how its done too.


15 years ago
QA Contact: olgam → laurel
Product: Browser → Seamonkey


13 years ago
Assignee: sspitzer → mail
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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