User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 When using Mozilla Firefox to view pages on the Microsoft website error messages are displayed. These links work fine in Internet Explorer. http://www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/default.aspx?subid=22&xslt=about&pgn=about Link to Windows Server Catalog in left column is broken http://www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/default.aspx?subid=22 Link to Windows Server Catalog on right is broken http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/hcl/default.mspx Link to Windows Server Catalog is broken Error message: "We’re sorry, we were unable to service your request. As an option, you may visit any of the pages below for information about Microsoft services and products." Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Go to any of the web page links provided in the problem report 2. Select the Windows Server Catalog link from any of these pages 3. Actual Results: "We’re sorry, we were unable to service your request. As an option, you may visit any of the pages below for information about Microsoft services and products." Expected Results: The Microsoft Windows Server Catalog page should have displayed.
All these links work for me under Windows/XP using Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8a6) Gecko/20041208 Firefox/1.0+.
WFM Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Assignee: bugs → firefox
Component: Web Site → General
QA Contact: firefox.general
Confirming, all three pages have links which should result at the end at http://www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/server/ or http://www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/server/default.aspx. If I try to open these links on the pages or the mentioned links directly I get the error page (see URL), but only with FF 1.0. All on WinNT4. work as expected for Mozilla 1.8a6 current build (original UA and with UA expanded as NS 7.2), Mozilla 1.7.3, Netscape 7.2, MSIE 6 does not work for Firefox 1.0 en-US release (original UA and with UA expanded as NS 7.2) Interesting, the link http://www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/server/default.aspx?subID=22&xslt=about&pgn=moreinfo for example does work in all browsers. At first I thought this is Tech Evang, but I not sure anymore.
Summary: Microsoft web page links display errors when using Mozilla Firefox → microsoft.com: links to Windows Server Catalog (www.microsoft.com/windows/catalog/server/) display an error when using Mozilla Firefox 1.0
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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