User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20091102 Firefox/3.5.5 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20091102 Firefox/3.5.5 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) Verified on system that for all other applications the ALT key is functional. When running Firefox, using the ALT key no longer results in any system response. Depressing the ALT key will not activate the menu bar. Issue was discovered while attempting to back track viewing history by using ALT+left arrow. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Run Firefox 2. Attempt to return to previous page using ATL+left arrow. 3. Attempt to access menu bar using ALT as starting point. Actual Results: No response by Firefox to the ALT key input Expected Results: 1. 2. Firefox should display previously viewed page. 3. First entry in the menu bar should have become activated.
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:188.8.131.52pre) Gecko/20091118 Shiretoko/3.5.6pre This works fine for me. Have you tried safe-mode / a new profile? http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Basic+Troubleshooting#Make_a_new_profile
Version: unspecified → 3.5 Branch
Tested using safe mode and was not able to reproduce. Subsequent executions of firefox did not exhibit previously observed behavior.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
I have this problem which is critical since it blocks the ability to go to the previous page with the mouse (configured to alt-left on extra button) firefox 3.5.6 it is not always tho, i can not understand why suddenly it apears it sometimes disepeared by openning a google page (not any page) or starting ff in safe mode then returning to normal mode, but here again it does not always works. restarting firefox surly does not solve it anyway i have 25 extensions, disabling them all does not solve it either but the problem does not appears in safe mode
actually it also may append in safe mode firefox 3.5.6 windows XP the opening of a flash media on an other tab seems to be related
yep it is definitely related to the opening of flash content on other tab (there must be a bug about that alredy so this one is ok for me)
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