View->Apply Theme should offer to restart SeaMonkey

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

Status

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enhancement
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
10 years ago
5 years ago

People

(Reporter: krisma_lc, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows XP

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: DUPME)

(Reporter)

Description

10 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.04506.30; .NET CLR 3.0.04506.648)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1.17) Gecko/20080829 SeaMonkey/1.1.12

There should be a window pops up asking whether the user wants to restart the browser or not, as soon as the user applies a new theme. This will prevent the user from having to close and reopen the browser manually.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Click on 'View'
2.Go to 'Apply Theme'
3.Choose a different theme
Actual Results:  
Window pops up saying that the user has to restart the browser in order for the changes to take effect.

Expected Results:  
A window appears offering if the user wants to restart the browser.

this will ease the user to apply a new theme (new changes) to the browser he is currently working on. without having forced to manually close and reopen the browser.
(Reporter)

Updated

10 years ago
Summary: window asking to user to automatically restart browser → a pop-up window offering user to restart browser
(Reporter)

Updated

10 years ago
Severity: normal → enhancement

Comment 1

10 years ago
You are meaning something like in FF 3 addon manager? This would naturally save the webpages and anything else the user has open right?

Comment 2

10 years ago
If you change the theme via the addons manager you are offered the choice to restart SeaMonkey. The View->Apply Themes should do the same.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: General → UI Design
Ever confirmed: true
QA Contact: general → ui-design
Summary: a pop-up window offering user to restart browser → View->Apply Theme should offer to restart SeaMonkey
Whiteboard: DUPME
Version: unspecified → Trunk

Comment 3

5 years ago
This is a WORKSFORME (make sure extensions.dss.enabled is set to false)
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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