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

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
MailNews: Message Display
RESOLVED EXPIRED
16 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: Sean Vickery, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

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
stumped.

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.

Updated

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

Updated

13 years ago
Assignee: sspitzer → mail
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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