Needs to be a link on the mozilla.org site between sections that talk about setting up user.js preferences

RESOLVED FIXED

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www.mozilla.org
General
RESOLVED FIXED
14 years ago
6 years ago

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(Reporter: Mike Gifford, Assigned: annevk)

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

There isn't enough documentation on the securityprefs.html page to direct folks
to the proper directory.  I've tried multiple times to find it, but the
instructions here aren't all that clear at all.  Found it elsewhere on your site
but there should be a link, as I've proposed here:

Index: mozilla-org/html/editor/midasdemo/securityprefs.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvsroot/mozilla-org/html/editor/midasdemo/securityprefs.html,v
retrieving revision 1.3
diff -u -r1.3 securityprefs.html
--- mozilla-org/html/editor/midasdemo/securityprefs.html	5 Dec 2004 12:46:51
-0000	1.3
+++ mozilla-org/html/editor/midasdemo/securityprefs.html	3 Feb 2005 01:55:20 -0000
@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@
   <li>Quit Mozilla. If you have Quick Launch running
    (in Windows, an icon in the toolbar), quit that too.
   <li>Find your Mozilla profile directory. On Windows, this is often
-   located in <code>c://WINNT/Profiles/&lt;your Windows login&gt;/Application
Data/Mozilla</code>.
+   located in <code>c://WINNT/Profiles/&lt;your Windows login&gt;/Application
Data/Mozilla</code>. (<a href="http://www.mozilla.org/support/firefox/edit">For
more info on locating your profile folder</a>)
   <li>Open the <code class="filename">user.js</code> file from that directory
in a text editor.
    If there's no <code class="filename">user.js</code> file, create one.
   <li>

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. go to site
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Actual Results:  
you don't see the info to help set up the user.js file in Windows 2000

Comment 1

14 years ago
Moving to correct component...
Assignee: help.viewer → mozilla.webmaster
Component: Help Viewer → webmaster@mozilla.org
Product: Documentation → mozilla.org
Version: unspecified → other
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Comment 2

14 years ago
Created attachment 173792 [details] [diff] [review]
patch #1

Something like this?
Assignee: mozilla.webmaster → bug
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #173792 - Flags: review?(fantasai.bugs)
(Reporter)

Comment 3

14 years ago
That works for me.  Please add it here:
http://www.mozilla.org/editor/midasdemo/securityprefs.html

Comment 4

14 years ago
Comment on attachment 173792 [details] [diff] [review]
patch #1

+   (See also <a href="../..support/firefox/edit" title="Firefox Help: Editing
Configuration Files">editing configuration files</a>

r+ fantasai if you add a slash between '..' and 'support' :)
Attachment #173792 - Flags: review?(fantasai.bugs) → review-
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Comment 5

14 years ago
FIXED.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: mozilla.org → Websites
Component: www.mozilla.org → General
Product: Websites → www.mozilla.org
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