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#1
Hi all,

Since i've updated the browser to version 3.5 i can't save or download anything with Firefox only if i right click on download link and use the "save link as" if the site allow me this operation.

This problem is described at mozilla support :http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/unable+to+download+or+save+files and a lot of people have this issue.

I just made this thread in order to find useful infos from others who had maybe this problem and managed to fix it.

I've tried all the suggested actions from mozilla but without success;i even installed older versions and the problem remain.

I'll appreciate any good suggestion! :)
 
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#2
only i have this problem here around.... i really don't want to restore the os for a little bug like this :(
 
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#3
Have you tried drag and drop directly into the download window(ctrl+J) ?
 

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#4
uninstall firefox completely, delete the profiles folder.

reboot machine, install firefox again. should be fine.
 
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#5
thanks mussels it worked!!

HalfAhertz that method don't work
 
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#6
Sorry that was the best i could come up with, without having to reinstall. Glad you managed to fix it tho- FF is a great browser ;)