Popup blocker on ff

arjaybe ulist at gs1.ubuntuforums.org
Thu Jul 28 20:44:45 UTC 2005

Jack Jackson Wrote: 
> Has anyone used the function in the address bar of FF where you can type

> dict [space] word and ff will go get the definition from 

> http://dictionary.reference.com/? like:


> dict zero-sum


> brings you to

> http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=zero-sum


> ?


> How is it possible that on that site, which I have *not* permitted as
> an 

> allowed site for popups, can get FF to display an unrequested popup
> window?



> Curiously,

> JJ


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When I put dict zero-sum in the address bar I was taken to this site


which has the term zero-sum in it.

When I clicked on


Firefox announced it had prevented a popup.



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