OK button on Open with/Save To dialog from History grayed on if history double clicked




14 years ago
10 years ago


(Reporter: weiserware, Unassigned)


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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WinNT4.0; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WinNT4.0; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3

If you have a history item which is a direct link to a file, and you
double-click the history item, two Open with/Save To dialogs are displayed and
both have the OK button disabled (including the dialog that has the focus). 
When you activate the dialog in the background, the OK button on that dialog is
enabled.  When you activate what was previously the foreground dialog, that OK
button gets enabled.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Download a file from the location bar so you get a direct link to the file in
your history.
2. Double-click the history item for that file.

Actual Results:  
As described above.

Expected Results:  
OK button on both dialogs should be enabled.  I have never seen any other apps
on Windows where the OK button is conditionally disabled.

May be related to bug 284579 which talks about dialogs without focus having the
OK button disabled.

Comment 1

14 years ago
Reporter: Look at bug 264492 and see if you think this is a duplicate of that. 
I'm not sure enough to do it right now.

Comment 2

14 years ago
(In reply to comment #1)
> Reporter: Look at bug 264492 and see if you think this is a duplicate of that. 
> I'm not sure enough to do it right now.

I don't think its the same as that bug.  I don't have any of the file
association problems reported in 264492 (my OK button is always enabled when
downloading files from links).  This bug (292924) seems to be more focus related.

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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED


10 years ago
Component: History → Bookmarks & History
QA Contact: history → bookmarks


10 years ago
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