[kde-linux] Adobe Reader 7 won't display in Firefox

Jim Philips briarpatchkid at bellsouth.net
Wed Oct 26 09:53:56 UTC 2005

On Wednesday 26 October 2005 03:07, Thomas Taylor wrote:
> For some reason I am unable to get a pdf document to display in Firefox.  I
> downloaded the Reader 7 and installed it including the plugin for
> Mozilla/Firefox.  Entering about:plugins in the url bar shows that the
> reader is there (nppdf.so) and all the modes are enabled.
> All I get is a blank screen.  I can go to File > Save Page As and it saves
> as a pdf which I can open with the Reader program.
> The associations have been set in control center.  I'm not sure where to go
> from here.  Any suggestions?

There 's a plugin for that. It comes with Adobe Acrobat Reader. It's called 
nppdf.so. You need to have it in your firefox/plugins directory.

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