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Old 07-08-2008, 06:33 PM   #1
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Firefox 3, automatically reduces window size? How to stop auto-resizing?


Firefox 3, x86_64, Ubuntu

When I open Firefox 3, it opens fine and it works, but it automatically resizes the window size as I am using it, or as I am typing in an edit box. What causes it to automatically resize when I use it, and how can I disable that setting so that it will stay the same size window unless I resize it with the mouse? This is not the Beta release of Firefox, so it should not run off and do its own thing, should it?
 
Old 07-08-2008, 09:40 PM   #2
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If it happen when you're browsing website, it's related to javascript that included in webpages that downloaded, do it :
1. FireFox Menu -> Edit -> Preferences
2. Content Tab -> Enable Javascript Advanced Tab
3. Uncheck : Move or Resize existing windows
 
  


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