HotKey to FreeSpell only causes Mozills to beep

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: KairiTech, Assigned: aaronlev)

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x86
Windows 2000
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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5b) Gecko/20030815
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5b) Gecko/20030815

Highlighting text and using the HotKey to access the FreeSpell utility (
http://hcidesign.com/freespell/ ) causes Mozilla to only beep. If immediately
after the beep the highlighted text is copied using the Edit > Copy from the
Mozilla menu bar FreeSpell displays the error "A sharing violation occurred
while accessing "c:\freeSpellTextFile.tmp." After clicking the OK button the
FreeSpell window opens and operates as expected, substituting corrections in its
own window and when exited updating the highlighted text in Mozilla as expected.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Highlight text in Mozilla
2. Use the HotKey combination to call up FreeSpell
3. After Mozilla beeps click Edit > Copy on the Mozilla menu bar
4. Click OK in the FreeSpell error window
5. Make necessary changes in the FreeSpell window and exit 
Actual Results:  
I was returned to Mozilla with the selected text corrected as expected.

Expected Results:  
Call up the FreeSpell edit window instead of beeping and forcing you to have to
resort to the Edit > Copy method.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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