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Firefox 17.0.8 - no obvious built in PDF reader
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hake

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PostPosted: Mon 09 Sep 2013, 11:18    Post subject:  Firefox 17.0.8 - no obvious built in PDF reader  

Slacko 5.5 included Firefox 19 which came with a built in PDF reader which simply worked without any need for the user to enable it.

Slacko 5.6 includes Firefox 17.0.8 which appears to lack a built in PDF reader and I have been unable to track down an add-on PDF reader.

This is important to me. I have chosen to continue with Slacko 5.5 as a consequence until I can add a PDF reader or discover the trick for making a built in one work.

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ardvark


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PostPosted: Mon 09 Sep 2013, 16:43    Post subject:  

Hi...

You can try a PDF add on available here...

OR

You can try using Adobe Reader or Foxit here.

These also may be available in the Puppy Package Manager as well.

EDIT: There is a .pet for Adobe Reader 9 here but I'm not sure it will work for Slacko.

Hope this helps. Smile

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01micko


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PostPosted: Mon 09 Sep 2013, 17:03    Post subject:  

Try this http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=2336585&start=15
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