User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:18.104.22.168) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3 While printing a tutorial (http://www.frozentux.net/iptables-tutorial/iptables-tutorial.html) which has 362 pages, I couldnt browse through the other Tabs. Had to wait till all 362 pages are printed. Attached Snapshots. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open Few tabs. 2. Open a huge document in one tab. 3. Initiate "Print-Preview". While on the preview screen, cannot browse. 4. Initiate Print from Print-preview screen. Cannot browse the other tabs till printing/preparing-to-print completes. Actual Results: Had to wait for few mins while the doc was prepared-to-print (buffered) and printed to browse other tabs Expected Results: While on Print-Preview screen , user should be allowed to browse through other tabs.
Reporter, does this still happen with Firefox 4.0.1 or later in a fresh profile? http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles
Severity: enhancement → normal
Version: unspecified → 3.6 Branch
possibly would be fixed by bug 133787?
Component: General → Print Preview
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: general → printing
Version: 3.6 Branch → 1.9.2 Branch
The issue is still observed in Firefox 4.0.1 ! Probably the print feature could be enhanced to work separately without interrupting browsing.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 110641
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