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Firefox and Powerpoint
tab after tab keeps opening
youfoundjake




msg:4168946
 3:50 am on Jul 13, 2010 (gmt 0)

Client needed powerpoint viewer installed.
I installed it, and she tried to open the file from a webpage in firefox, and tab after tab started opening, with nothing in them.
anyone ever see that before?

 

physics




msg:4171189
 1:26 am on Jul 16, 2010 (gmt 0)

Nope. What PP viewer did you install?

youfoundjake




msg:4171245
 3:47 am on Jul 16, 2010 (gmt 0)

Most current..off of MS's website.
Been poking around, having found anything yet..

Major_Payne




msg:4173172
 3:40 am on Jul 20, 2010 (gmt 0)

Unless you installed a Firefox PowerPoint Viewer add-on, Firefox is probably not using the correct program to open Powerpoint files because the extension has the wrong program associated with it. Go to Tools>Options>Applications tab and check what program is associated with the file type trying to be open.

PowerPoint Viewer: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/48971/

Might be relevant: firefox cannot display powerpoint .pps file [support.mozilla.com]

Ron

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