Cancel on extension install should say "Cancel install"

RESOLVED WONTFIX

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RESOLVED WONTFIX
9 years ago
a year ago

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(Reporter: limi, Unassigned)

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Trunk
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(Whiteboard: [AddonsRewrite])

When you have started installing an add-on, and before a restart has been done, there's a button called "Cancel" that will undo the extension install. However, I have seen people get confused, and take that button as a "cancel the restart", since there's a notice right above it about restarting.

The simplest fix would just be to change the button label from "Cancel" to "Cancel install".
Component: General → Add-ons Manager
OS: Mac OS X → All
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
QA Contact: general → add-ons.manager
Hardware: x86 → All
Version: 3.6 Branch → Trunk
Whiteboard: [AddonsRewrite]

Comment 1

a year ago
> When you have started installing an add-on, and before a restart has been done, there's a button called "Cancel" …

AFAIK with Firefox Quantum, all non-legacy add-ons will be restartless. 

I don't imagine any action on this bug for Firefox ESR 52.x so maybe close it? Thanks.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: a year ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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