Active X + konqueror

Howard Coles Jr. dhcolesj at
Thu Mar 16 16:17:28 GMT 2006

On Thursday 16 March 2006 05:04, tommie ramirez andujar wrote:
> Hi,
> I have managed to maka java applets in Konqueros, but I try to access Gmail
> capabilities, i get the following message:
> Browser Requirement: ActiveX
> Gmail requires ActiveX controls to be enabled
>  Your browser seems to be Internet Explorer, and ActiveX seems to be
> disabled. Gmail's standard view requires ActiveX to be enabled in order to
> operate. To use Gmail's standard view, enable ActiveX controls in Internet
> Explorer. You can do this by going to the Tools menu, selecting Internet
> Options, Security tab, Internet zone, and either select the Default Level,
> or selecting Custom Level and scrolling down to "Run ActiveX controls and
> plug-ins" and selecting Enable. After enabling ActiveX controls, try again.
> To use Gmail's basic HTML view, which does not require ActiveX, click here.
> Yours
> tommie

This sounds like you have Konqueror set to identify itself as IE something, so 
GMAIL tries to run an activeX control on it.

Change the ID on Konqueror to Mozilla 1.7.3 (Not the windows version) and this 
should work.


See Ya'
Howard Coles Jr.
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