kjbgu04 My wife's machine is running Windows 8.1, Firefox 34.0.5 and Adobe Acrobat X Standard. Find Portable Document Format (PDF) in the list and click on it to select it. You can check the value of the plugin.disable_full_page_plugin_for_types pref on the about:config page and remove the application/pdf part if present or reset the pref to the default via the right-click context to fix it, i reinstalled adobe.... Source
It was a total fluke thing. Application User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20101203 Firefox/3.6.13 GTB7.1 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729) More InformationClose Tags desktop Firefox 3.6 Firefox 3.6.13 general Windows Vista You can set the pdfjs.disabled pref to true on the about:config page to disable the build-in PDF viewer. You would want to confirm that your security software doesn't block this executable from running and accessing the internet. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1045938
It seems others have experienced same problem? Block pop-ups is set to off, and antivirus pop-up blocking is disabled. Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. When I click on a PDF, a new tab opens.
The other day, after I cleared my cache, it again wouldn't open a PDF. 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 Same thing happens when i want to view a statement online like at Macy's. Adobe Reader Plugin Firefox Fullscreen or Presentation mode - Click the fullscreen button to allow the PDF file to take over your entire screen.
If you are concerned about potential data loss, please make a backup of the contents of your personal settings (Firefox profile) folder before making any deletions. Firefox Won't Open Pdf jesusjones 0 solutions 6 answers Posted 6/7/15, 9:11 AM Did all of this, no changes. Is the problem that Firefox opens a blank tab, or that it forces you to download the file? https://support.mozilla.org/questions/972278 Same thing happens when i want to view a statement online like at Macy's.
I've run all the relevant software updates. Display Pdf In Browser Update added by moderator
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and ''Matt_G'' (Support Analyst) [/questions/775819?page=2#answer-333852 comment] ----------- I have no idea which of these kylevmorris Posted 2/27/13, 8:56 AM Question owner I appreciate all the responses and help---but none have worked for me either. Not a tech guy here.
To use an available plugin to view PDF files in Firefox, select Use PDF plugin name (in Firefox). have a peek here You also can rename or delete the settings file that stores these associations and have Firefox regenerate it. Firefox Built In Pdf Viewer Not Working 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" .... Firefox Pdf Plugin Robert5280 Posted 2/11/15, 11:08 AM Question owner I uninstalled Firefox, and then re-installed Firefox.
Still opens a tab that immediately closes, and asks me to save instead. To temporarily disable Firefox's pop-up blocker, you can uncheck the box here: orange Firefox button ''or'' classic Tools menu > Options > Content ritzput 0 solutions 12 answers Posted 3/26/12, 5:32 I can't open PDF documents 25 replies 15 have this problem 19899 views Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago kylevmorris Posted 1/23/13, 8:02 AM When I click on a PDF, http://sauvblog.com/open-pdf/cannot-open-pdf-in-mozilla-firefox.html The following does not apply to 64-bit Firefox, which has limited plugin support.
I doubt this will work with XP but you never know, just download the pdf to a test folder and then open adobe and open the file. About:preferences#applications not the built-in PDF Viewer). *http://kb.mozillazine.org/about:config jesusjones 0 solutions 6 answers Posted 6/7/15, 11:22 AM Thanks for the help. After a Refresh, many settings may return to their default value, and most Extensions are missing.
Hopefully when that happens, it will default so that PDFs will open in Firefox. Was there an update released? Use Adobe Acrobat Professional pdf File (application/x-pdf) .... Firefox Won't Open Pdf Only Save and did it prior to update.
If so, perhaps a pop-up blocker is interfering, either the built-in one or one included in a security add-on. So beware. Guest Guest Posted May 30th, 2006, 2:33 pm Firefox has been unable to open pdfs inside a browser since 1.07 on Windows 98 systems. http://sauvblog.com/open-pdf/cannot-open-pdf-files-from-cd.html Press ESC to exit fullscreen mode.
Huvotnl 0 solutions 7 answers Posted 2/27/13, 9:08 AM Hello It works now! Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. Read this answer in context 2 Question tools Get email updates when anybody replies. Yes No Can you tell us more?
If not, this article has the steps: How to disable the built-in PDF viewer and use another viewer. I want to see the files in the regular Adobe Reader window. Oran Posted 11/7/14, 10:08 PM Question owner That worked! everytime there is a firefox update, i can't view PDF files in the browser.?