User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20080404 Firefox/184.108.40.206 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11) Gecko/20080404 Firefox/18.104.22.168 i never had a problem accessing this file but since i down loaded firefox it willnot let me in. it askes for a user name and password. no matter what i enter it rejects me and tells me i dont have authority to use this file. with ie i can access the file but it doesn't so the results of the code. the examples that are used by ibm show the exercise done in firefox. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.type in browser http://localhost 2. 3. Actual Results: your pop up to enter my user name and password Expected Results: it tells me i don't have the authority ON MY OWN COMPUTER LET ME ACCESS MY COMPUTER
localhost is whatever your computer is serving on port 80 which may be a secure server requiring a user name and password (or you may have been hacked). It has nothing to do with Firefox. I doubt any other browser can access it either.
i know for fact that i have NOT been hacked. i have the same user name and password for logging on and for my admin account. fire fox still says i am not authorized. so now what do i do. i ONLY HAVE THIS PROBLEM IN FIREFOX. so how can you say its not you.
how about http://127.0.0.1, does that work? (Generally you have to set up your computer to run a local server, i.e. through add/remove windows components)
Component: Page Info → General
QA Contact: page.info → general
->INCOMPLETE Reporter: if you still experience this problem and can provide clear steps to reproduce, please reopen.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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