Closed Bug 882819 Opened 7 years ago Closed 5 years ago

Re-enabling a Social provider enables as inactive

Categories

(Firefox Graveyard :: SocialAPI, defect)

22 Branch
defect
Not set

Tracking

(Not tracked)

RESOLVED WONTFIX

People

(Reporter: u279076, Unassigned)

References

Details

If I only have one service installed, when I disable and re-enable that service it gets enabled but is not active. I have to take an additional step to turn it on.

1. Start Firefox with a new profile
2. Go to https://www.facebook.com/about/messenger-for-firefox and click Turn On
> Facebook sidebar and toolbar appears
3. Open the Add-ons Manager to the Services tab
4. Click the disable button for Facebook Messenger
> Facebook sidebar and toolbar disappears
5. Click the enable button for Facebook Messenger
> Services icon appears in the toolbar
6. Click the services icon in the toolbar
7. Click "Turn on Facebook Messenger"
> Facebook toolbar and sidebar re-appear

This may be a bug or may be as designed but I think we should re-enable services in the state they were disabled. In other words, if the service was active when disabled it should be active when enabled, and I shouldn't have to go through the additional step of turning it on.
Duplicate of this bug: 900365
Stuff that this STR relies on is all gone, closing.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Product: Firefox → Firefox Graveyard
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