Write an Article 138 Board index ‹ Mozilla Firefox ‹ Firefox Support Change font size Adobe Reader cannot be opened from within Firefox (PDF file) User Help for Mozilla Firefox Still bombs in safe mode, running the default theme. Under the Application Basics section, click on Show FolderOpen FolderShow in FinderOpen Directory. The other day, after I cleared my cache, it again wouldn't open a PDF. http://sauvblog.com/open-pdf/cannot-open-pdf-files-in-my-browser.html
I'm not sure if everything reverted back or what, but I went back and changed things again and it worked fine. Note: The 64-bit version of Firefox does not recognize or support the Adobe Reader browser plugin; you can use the built-in PDF Viewer instead. To change from using the built-in PDF viewer to another PDF viewer: At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button and then select Options.At the top of Downgraded back to V46. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/view-pdf-files-firefox
Please flag your last post as Solved Problem so other will know. by doing that i couldn't get PDF files to open in firefox.... Good luck.
Any improvement? Use the Adobe Reader plugin to view or download PDF files Mozilla plans to drop support for all NPAPI plugins except for Flash in March 2017, when Firefox version 52 is If using a Mac, go to the Firefox Plugins and disable the Adobe Acrobat NPAPI Plug-in, Version 10.1.3. Firefox Pdf Download to fix it, i reinstalled adobe....
I'm pulling my hair out!! Firefox Pdf Plugin Rated 4 out of 5 stars (58) 52,087 users '' Then clicked on Add to Firefox. Now I go back to IE if I need to download PDF files. try here Strange thing is if I have Adobe Reader running already that application does not crash at all, but I still get this error message box saying "Reader has encountered a problem
Table of Contents1 Using the built-in PDF Viewer1.1 PDF Viewer toolbar functions1.2 PDF Viewer keyboard shortcuts1.3 Troubleshoot problems with the PDF viewer2 Using another PDF viewer2.1 Using a PDF viewer plugin2.1.1 Display Pdf In Browser It seems others have experienced same problem? A window with your profile files will open. I'm ready to just give up on FF.
Is this problem inherent to newest/current version of Firefox. When I enter about:preferences#applications
Why does Firefox open a blank tab, and then close it right away? http://sauvblog.com/open-pdf/cannot-open-pdf-files-firefox.html Checked the plugin settings, checked Adobe Reader settings. when I click on a pdf link it just opens a blank page. why? Adobe Reader Plugin Firefox
I really didn't think anything would work at this point, but after restarting Firefox, it opened the PDF with noooo problem. I disabled Adobe Acrobat in the plugins in add ons and it worked :) Thanks seth0913 0 solutions 3 answers Posted 4/16/12, 6:38 AM Awesome. Very frustrating. have a peek here thank you but still not opening directly.
I disabled Adobe Acrobat in the plugins in add ons and it worked :) Thanks That was really helpful. About:preferences#applications But that's not what I want, and not how it was designed. If you float your mouse over a line for a few moments, you can see a different toward the end, e.g., application/pdf and application/x-pdf, reflecting the different content types the server
it works now. It does not seem to make any difference whether the "Action" on all 3 of the above pdf Content Types are set to "Always Ask" or "Use Adobe Acrobat Professional" .... Robert5280 Posted 2/11/15, 7:14 PM Question owner Actually the Solution .... Firefox Won't Open Pdf Only Save It does open a blank window but then that closes and im back where i started with no pdf opened.
It does open a blank window but then that closes and i''m back where i started with no pdf opened. Save File I would like all PDF's to open in Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional. http://kb.mozillazine.org/about:config You can change the action for Portable Document Format (PDF) from Preview in Firefox to use another application like the Adobe Reader or set to Always Ask in "Firefox > http://sauvblog.com/open-pdf/cannot-open-pdf-files-in-browser.html If the PDF application is Adobe Reader, uninstall all versions of Adobe Reader from your computer (see Adobe's instructions for uninstalling for Reader versions 8 and above) and then reinstall the
Any other potential solutions? Firefox wants to download it, which I do not like. Sometimes switching back and forth will correct an error in the settings file. I've tried all the fixes mentioned.
Thanks for voting! Block pop-ups is set to off, and antivirus pop-up blocking is disabled. That could indicate that Firefox performed a "Refresh" during your update, either because of a problem in your settings or if you clicked a button to solve Firefox being slow. No, if you're on a site and it says click on pdf link, nothing happens. (see attachment).
when opening a pdf outside firefox, the browser leaves behind a blank "New Tab" Use the Adobe Reader plugin to view or download PDF files View PDF files in Firefox PDF Find Portable Document Format (PDF) in the list and click on it to select it. Thanks for posting back that you fixed the problem. Microsoft Office for Mac SharePoint Browser Plug-in Shockwave Flash 17.0 r0 5.1.30514.0 184.108.40.20688 iPhoto6 lalaScanner proxy lalaPlayer Internet plug-in Application Firefox 37.0 User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.10;
Incidentally, I am running a newer version of the plugin than is shown in your original post. Create an account EXPLORE Community DashboardRandom ArticleAbout UsCategoriesRecent Changes HELP US Write an ArticleRequest a New ArticleAnswer a RequestMore Ideas... See PDF files are blank or cause an error message on Mac for details. Other solutions Re-initialize the plugins database.
Then open firefox again and see. For example if you change the PDF setting to something else, such as "Always Ask", can you open the PDF? jesusjones 0 solutions 6 answers Posted 6/7/15, 9:11 AM Did all of this, no changes. Next 21 posts Page 1 of 2 • 1, 2 Return to Firefox Support Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Mozilla Firefox Firefox Support Firefox General Firefox Builds
I didn't have these problems with the older versions of FF). View PDF files in Firefox Firefox includes a built-in PDF viewer to display PDF files inside the browser window.