alt text of last image is displayed when mouse is dragged holding scroll button to outside the browser




9 years ago
7 years ago


(Reporter: arjan, Unassigned)


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(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01])



9 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv: Gecko/2009021906 Firefox/3.0.7
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv: Gecko/2009021906 Firefox/3.0.7

When in OS X you hold the mouse button bound to 'scroll' and you drag it down from the browser to the OS X menu bar and hold it there for 2 seconds, it will display the last ALT text of an image you have viewed. This works for multiple sites and images.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. View image with ALT text
2. Hover mouse over image to produce the ALT text 
3. Open random new page
4. Hold down scroll button on mouse and move mouse outside the firefox window
5. Hold mouse steady for 2 seconds
6. ALT text of last image is produced
Actual Results:  
ALT text was seen.

Expected Results:  
Not have displayed anything


9 years ago
Hardware: PowerPC → All
This is a mass search for bugs which are in the Firefox General component, are
UNCO, have not been changed for 500 days and have an unspecified version. 

Reporter, can you please update to Firefox 3.6.10 or later, create a fresh profile,, and test again. If you still see the issue, please update this bug. If the issue is gone, please set the status to RESOLVED > WORKSFORME.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01]
No reply from reporter, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later and a new profile ( If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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