User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0) Build Identifier: Mozilla Firefox v0.9.1 As Below Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Any PC 2.Uninstall Firefox 0.9.1 3.Examine links opened with IE 6 Actual Results: As Below Expected Results: Expected the FIrefox program to restore control and defaults back to Internet Explorer. Very very annoying problem particularly for those evaluating whether to go other to Firefox from Ms Internet Explorer. As the test was performed on a main work computer it caused alot of problems. Most of the problems could be averted just but letting Windows 2000 know that iE was the default browser and linking the Internet shortcuts back to it.
See also bug 248497, similar problem with file associations.
Summary: Unstalling Firefox results in loss of access to links from I.E 6 WIthin Outlook, also all URL Shortcuts do not work. Firefox does not restore defaults back to IE for web browsing which result sin links not working. → Unstalling Firefox does not restore Default Browser setting to previous default browser
Depends on: 255225
Summary: Unstalling Firefox does not restore Default Browser setting to previous default browser → Uninstalling Firefox does not restore Default Browser setting to previous default browser
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 255225 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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