User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de-DE; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041108 Firefox/1.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de-DE; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041108 Firefox/1.0 Everytime after I have accepted Mozilla Firefox 1.0 as standard browser, I can not login to the Electronic Arts FIFA Football 2005 Matchmaker. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Buy EA's FIFA Football 2005 2. Install the game 3. Register the game 4. Create a matchmaker account 5. Try to login to the matchmaker Actual Results: It says, that there may be a problem with my network or my cable connection, but everything else is fine working. Expected Results: Login to the matchmaker As soon as I have reconfigured Internet Explorer as standard browser, the problem diappeared. The matchmaker menu is working with Macromedia Flash
Invalid bug From EA's support site Question What are the minimum system requirements for FIFA 2005? Answer Minimum: ... Cut out text that is not important.... Required Operating Systems: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows XP or Windows 2000 Note that Windows 95 and Windows NT 4.0 are not supported. Required Software: *** Internet Explorer 6.0 for online play *** Macromedia Flash 220.127.116.11 or greater for online play DirectX 9.0b There is no way to use Firefox to play EA Sports FIFA 2005. EA wrote FIFA to only work with Internet Explorer. It should be possible for you to bookmark (crtl +D) the EA Matchmaker site in Internet Explorer. Then you could open Internet Explorer only for online play and leave Firefox as your default browser.