I have Firefox set up to open PDF files for viewing. Everything has worked great up to yesterday. When downloading a pdf it open a new tab. You may be forced to close Firefox if it is repeatedly opening multiple tabs or Note: A problematic Portable Document Format (PDF) content type should be set . You get tabs opening endlessly if you select the Firefox program to handle a file when you get an "Open with" dialog. You should never select.
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Select a collection… Create new collection. When I go to download a PDF file, tabs start opening continuously. And I never get the file because the tabs just keep opening.
You get tabs opening endlessly if you select the Firefox program to handle a file when you get an "Open with" dialog.
You should never select Firefox as the application to handle a file. You can rename or delete the mimeTypes.
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Please ask a new question if you need help. Chosen solution You get tabs opening endlessly if you select the Firefox program to handle a file when you get an "Open with" dialog.
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