User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; fr; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; fr; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3 The notificationbox content is not selectable and can not be copy-pasted. Tested both on a Firefox 3.6.3 for Linux and a Firefox 3.6.3 for Windows. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Create yourself a new profile (for example on Linux by executing "firefox -no-remote -ProfileManager") 2. A notification message will be displayed in a notificationbox, just below the tabbar, and it will read something like "Mozilla Firefox is a Free Open Source software from the Mozilla Foundation" 3. Try to select and copy-paste the text from the notificaitonbox Actual Results: It is impossible to select and copy-paste the notifcationbox text. Expected Results: Copy-pasting the text content of the notificationbox should be possible. Copy-pasting the text content of the notificationbox is desirable so that people can report info and warning messages to other people, for example to copy-paste important notifications into an email or a web forum to get help and support. It is also to be noted that the notificationbox is also available for XUL extensions https://developer.mozilla.org/en/XUL/notificationbox and that the users of those extensions using the notificationbox can't copy-paste the notifications of the extensions, making it hard for them to get help and support regarding thoses notifications.
I confirm that the impossibility to copy-paste the notificationbox content is still present in Firefox 4.0. I'm still interested in the resolution of this ticket and available should you need help testing. Thank you
Component: Tabbed Browser → General
QA Contact: tabbed.browser → general
Component: General → Notifications and Alerts
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
Version: 3.6 Branch → unspecified
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