User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de; rv:1.8.1) Gecko/20061010 Firefox/2.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de; rv:1.8.1) Gecko/20061010 Firefox/2.0 When accessing a new tab in the preferences dialog of Firefox 2, the window shows an error message in red font written across it and beyond the frame. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Select Tools->Options 2. Change to a different tab by clicking "tabbed browsing" 3. Note the error message below Actual Results: The preferences can't be set, there are no OK or CANCEL buttons visible. The only way to leave the dialog is to click the X of the window. Firefox continues normally. Expected Results: The preference settings corresponding with the selected category/tab along with an OK and CANCEL button should have been displayed New installation of Firefox 2. Before I used the latest 1.5 version. No special themes installed. No crash, i.e. no talkback ID.
Attachment #244108 - Attachment description: Preferences dialog show the error message → Preferences dialog showing the error message
That error is caused by the Tabbrowser Preferences extension. Please contact the author of the extension regarding this issue.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
I can confirm Ryan's conclusion. After deactivating the TabBrowser Extension, Firefox behaves normally again.
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