User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WinNT4.0; en-US; rv:1.3) Gecko/20030312 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WinNT4.0; en-US; rv:1.3) Gecko/20030312 If an URL like file://///host/share/dir1/dir2/blabla.dot is accessed (clicked) on a webpage, the file (a Word .dot in this case) is not accessed. If, alternatively, you right-click the link and choose "Save Link Target As ...", a "Save As" dialog is opened. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: Actual Results: The link is not even attempted to be fetched. Expected Results: The file:// link should be retrieved as always, as if it were a normal link.
This is deliberate. Please: 1) Read the release notes before filing a bug. http://www.mozilla.org/releases/mozilla1.4/known-issues.html#psm 2) Don't open a bug on a version more than 2 weeks old. 3) Look for duplicates before filing a bug. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 122022 ***