Closed Bug 184176 Opened 18 years ago Closed 15 years ago
.com - Office Live Meeting conf call tool doesn't work on Mozilla
Placeware is a popular coroporate conf call tool to share presentation slides using Java applet. Check error at URL http://www15.placeware.com/cc/test/check.html
*** Bug 177581 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Netscape 7 is supported: http://main.placeware.com/support/sys_req.cfm Just tested http://www15.placeware.com/cc/test/check.html which works if I add "Netscape/7.0" to my user agent (was using Phoenix 0.5).
OS: Linux → All
Hardware: PC → All
Whiteboard: [works with Netscape/7.0 user agent]
Olivier tell me exactly which versions you want to see if they can support, as I need to contact them as 7.01 is not currently being detected properly.
Microsoft acquires Placeware: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2003/Jan03/01-21TurtlePR.asp
tech evang june 2003 reorg
Assignee: susiew → english-us
QA Contact: zach → english-us
updating summary to reflect name change: http://www.microsoft.com/office/preview/livemeeting/default.asp
Summary: placeware.com - Conf call tool doesn't work on Mozilla → placeware.com - Office Live Meeting conf call tool doesn't work on Mozilla
Whiteboard: [works with Netscape/7.0 user agent] → [works with Netscape/7.0 user agent on Win32]
I recently attended a Placeware meeting and opened a tech support case about not supporting Mozilla, which they confirmed. Then they sent me an eval form so I complained again. I also noted that Webex, a compeitor, is planning on rolling out Moz support early next year
Looking more hopeful that this may work with Firefox (1.0PR). When I access a meeting I get the message: To take advantage of the full functionality of your meeting, you may want to address the following issue(s): * You can run Microsoft Office Live Meeting on your Platform, but some configuration changes could improve your experience. You are using an unsupported browser, Mozilla 1.7. Microsoft Office Live Meeting may not run properly using this browser. For the best experience we recommend using Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6 or Netscape 7 through 7.1. However then Java then crashes on me (Version 1_4_2). Will try with some other versions of JVM. HAve been having lots of issues with Java and Firefox recently
(In reply to comment #9) I still have the same problem with released version of Firefox 1.0. Is anyone working on this? We use Placeware extensively this is a major nuisance? BTW, why is the bug listed under "Tech Evangelism" rather than "Firefox"?
It's TE because if it works in other Gecko variants, the problem is the site uses incompetent browser sniffing, not a bug in FF.
The Live meeting 2003 demo now wfm using FF 1.0 WinXP + Sun's JRE 1.5.0_01 whereas it didn't work previously.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: Tech Evangelism → Tech Evangelism Graveyard
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