Closed Bug 251386 Opened 18 years ago Closed 18 years ago
Windows reports site not found when opening URLs from outside of Firefox
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040707 Firefox/0.9.2 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040707 Firefox/0.9.2 If I try to open a site from a shortcut on the desktop, the Start->Run box, or the Address toolbar, Firefox opens and displays the URL but Windows displays an error. The error message is as follows where <URL> contains the site that Firefox opened: "Windows cannot find '<URL>'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again. To search for a file, click the Start button, and then click Search. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Create a link on the desktop to a URL (www.mozilla.org) 2. Double click on the link Actual Results: A new Firefox window opens and displays the web site. A message box also appears that says: "Windows cannot find 'http://www.mozilla.org'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again. To search for a file, click the Start button, and then click Search. Expected Results: Opened the URL and not display the message.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 246078 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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