Bug in Firefox 3.0 -- Set image as desktop background does NOT WORK.

andremangan at gmail.com andremangan at gmail.com
Fri Jul 25 04:59:47 BST 2008

2008/7/25 Peter Williams <pewtas at gmail.com>:

> Hi All,
> I have found a bug in Firefox version 3.0. [From the Help / About Mozilla
> Firefox menu] Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9)
> Gecko/2008061015 Firefox/3.0
> ----
> When view a webpage which contains an image -- right click on an image...
> in menu select "Set As Desktop Background..." click on button "Set Desktop
> Background" -- this does not work!!! E.g. fails to change the desktop
> background image.

Peter, after selecting an image from a web page for your desktop, first
click on  the colour selector because it is blank (although it looks white),
select a colour and then click on "set desktop background".
Now it will work.

> note: I'm using Linux Kubuntu 8.04 'Hardy Heron' with all the latest
> updates. I thought that I had used this menu option (e.g. an option for
> images) before... however, it definitely does not work now!
> --
> Fond Regards,
> Peter Eric (aka 'pew') WILLIAMS
> from Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
> My free website is:
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> (please visit my free website and let me know what you think about it.)
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