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Mozilla ActiveX plugin does not install for aol videos before modifying settings

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 359012

Status

Toolkit Graveyard
Plugin Finder Service
RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 359012
11 years ago
3 years ago

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(Reporter: Uzo.I, Unassigned)

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Description

11 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.8.1.1) Gecko/20061204 Firefox/2.0.0.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.8.1.1) Gecko/20061204 Firefox/2.0.0.1

not able to automatically play aol videos on firefox version 2.0.0.1 and previous



Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. http://video.aol.com/
2. click on selected video
3. Click here [javascript:installAxControl();link] to install.
Actual Results:  
message drop down:
'Firefox prevented this site (us.video.aol.com) from asking you to install software on your computer - [Edit Options...]' 

action: (i click Edit Options...)
[Allowed Sites - Add-ons Installations windows comes up]

action:- (address of website us.video.aol.com) - allow - close

Issue persists.

Expected Results:  
1. Mozilla ActiveX plugin should install
2. aol video player should launch and play selected video

work around: 
click on tools-options-security tab(defaults)- uncheck 'Warn me when sites try 
to install add-ons' - ok - close browser and reattempt.

reattempt is successful.
Should be fixed for 2.0.0.2
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 359012
Duplicate of this bug: 367694
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Updated

9 years ago
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
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Updated

3 years ago
Product: Toolkit → Toolkit Graveyard
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