User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:23.0) Gecko/20130517 Firefox/23.0 Iceweasel/23.0a2 (Nightly/Aurora) Build ID: 20130517004016 Steps to reproduce: Browsed http://soyeliana.com/ which emitted background music, so I desperately went to Add-ons Manager -> plugins to disable shockwave flash, and chose "Never activate". Actual results: The music didn't stop. Sure it won't start next time, but that isn't fast enough. Expected results: In the past with the Red Light Green Light switches, it would have stopped right away, instead of needing one to kill the tab to stop it.
Component: Untriaged → General
Summary: "never activate" doesn't stop flashplayer → Selecting "Never Activate" for a plug-in should immediately deactivate that plug-in on all pages
Indeed, you need to refresh the page for the plugin content to disappear. Confirmed on Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:23.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/23.0. Marking this as an enhancement request since the current behavior seems to be by design.
Severity: normal → enhancement
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
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