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Mailto: links don't work when you have a subject line

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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Firefox
General
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major
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
10 years ago
7 years ago

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(Reporter: Mike, Unassigned)

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(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2011-1-30])

(Reporter)

Description

10 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv:1.9b5) Gecko/2008032619 Firefox/3.0b5
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv:1.9b5) Gecko/2008032619 Firefox/3.0b5

Clicking on a "mailto:" link with pre-existing subject line will not open Apple Mail or do anything.




Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
this is easily reproducible at the below URL by clicking on the link to "please
email us"

http://wiki.songbirdnest.com/index.php/MTP_Device_Compatibility
Actual Results:  
Nothing

Expected Results:  
Open a Email app like Apple Mail, or open a new tab with Gmail, or Yahoo.
This is wfm on win32 with SM and also Firefox (launches SM). Must be MAC only
(In reply to comment #1)
> This is wfm on win32 with SM and also Firefox (launches SM). Must be MAC only

Wiki doesn't have the link. Clicking on the contact link at http://www.hirlimann.net/islande/ works with Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv:1.9.2.2pre) Gecko/20100314 Lanikai/3.1b2pre.

Resolving WFM feel free to reopen if your mileage varies.
Reporter, are you still seeing this issue with Firefox 3.6.13 or later in safe mode? If not, please close. These links can help you in your testing.
http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Safe+Mode
http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles

You can also try to reproduce in Firefox 4 Beta 8 or later, there are many improvements in the new version, http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all-beta.html
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2011-1-30]
No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.13 or later and a new profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles). If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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