User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050716 Firefox/1.0.6 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050716 Firefox/1.0.6 links referring to pdf documents in local directories e.g. <a href="file:///D:/SynPat_pdf/61/978/appl.pdf" target=viewpdf>test<img src=/images/pdf_15_16.gif alt=pdf height=16 width=15 border=0></a> does not open the pdf file. If I copy the address to the location bar it opens the pdf file properly I tested it in Internet Explorer as well and in Internet explorer it opens the pdf directly from the link. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.make a html file with a reference to a local pdf file <a href="file:///..."> 2.open the html file and click the link 3. Actual Results: nothing Expected Results: it should have opened the local pdf file
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84128 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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