User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/2008070208 Firefox/3.0.1 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11) Gecko/2008070208 Firefox/3.0.1 FIREFOX WILL NOT DOWNLOAD. EXAMPLE:IF I TRY DOWNLOADING FROM A SITE SUCH AS CNET.COM,I GET A WINDOW AS FOLLOWS....... OPENING: FILE NAME YOU HAVE CHOSEN TO OPEN: FILE NAME WHICH IS A: FILE TYPE FROM: FILE LOCATION SAVE FILE CANCEL WHEN I CLICK ON SAVE FILE WINDOW CLOSES , FILE DOES NOT DOWNLOAD. IVE REINSTALLED FIREFOX 3 TIMES,DOESNT CORRECT PROBLEM. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3.
Component: General → Download Manager
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
QA Contact: general → download.manager
Please do not write a bug report in all caps. Have you tried in Safe mode (http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode)? And can you give a specific example of a download that exhibits this behavior? I can not confirm. ->WORKSFORME
Severity: major → normal
Version: unspecified → 1.9.0 Branch
use either the safemode as tyler suggested, be sure that the download location in the preferences is still valid and if that doesn't work try a new profile. This is wfm and marking as such. If you need help then you are not at the right place, use http://support.mozilla.com
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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