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by bigboreshooter
Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: Description needed how to configure pdf file download or call external Viewer
Replies: 1
Views: 5952

Description needed how to configure pdf file download or call external Viewer

Hello,

I need a description how to configure pdf file download or call external Viewer Adobe Acroabat Pro.
Ultimate version in use with IE browser engine + Windows 7 / 64.

Best regards
bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Fri May 13, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: How to Allow cookie is general
Replies: 1
Views: 981

How to Allow cookie is general

is there any way to allow cookies in general?
by bigboreshooter
Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:48 am
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: How can I get back to Adobe pdf reader
Replies: 1
Views: 631

How can I get back to Adobe pdf reader

pdf files are displayed with Adobe flash player I suppose. How can I switch back to Adobe Reader?
by bigboreshooter
Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:28 am
Forum: Avant Browser Bug Reports
Topic: Avant in full-window size exeeds window solution
Replies: 1
Views: 457

Avant in full-window size exeeds window solution

When using the Avant browser in full-window size it exeeds window size with some pixel columns. It can be noticed when using the extended window mode. I experienced this with 1200 x 900 pixels and as well with a higher resolution. I experienced and reported this bug and it was solved in the 2012 ver...
by bigboreshooter
Thu Jan 30, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: XPCOM
Replies: 23
Views: 3715

Re: XPCOM

xiaobing wrote:Try this: Backup your Avant profiles folder, then uninstall Avant completely , after that reinstalll the new version again.
About the spilt view,I have recorded it as a request.
Uninstall and new install solved the problem.
Thank you!
Regards, bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:27 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: XPCOM
Replies: 23
Views: 3715

Re: XPCOM

I'm using Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit. Yesterday I finally upgraded from Ultimate 2012 buid 197 directly to Ultimate 2014 build 1. If I now switch on the firefox browser engine an error message pops up titled 'Firefox' that says "Couldn't load XPCOM". The message window replicates with a rhythm of som...
by bigboreshooter
Sun Dec 15, 2013 9:55 am
Forum: Avant Browser Discussion
Topic: Split View - bothering change in Avant 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1495

Split View - bothering change in Avant 2013

Hi there, I moved back to latest version Ultimate 2012 build 197 and stick to it til today. I like the Split View as it was implemented with version 2012. Did you stay with the new implementation til today? Refer "Re: Avant 2013 alpha 100", Reply #32 and #33: http://forum.avantbrowser.com/viewtopic....
by bigboreshooter
Mon May 20, 2013 11:05 am
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: Icon in Windows Taskbar for each Tab - How to switch off
Replies: 1
Views: 434

Icon in Windows Taskbar for each Tab - How to switch off

Hello!

There is now an icon in the Windows Taskbar for each Avant Tab. I don't know how this was switched on.
How can I switch off this behavior?

Reagrds
bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Sat Apr 06, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: No icons and no folders in the favorites icon bar
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Re: No icons and no folders in the favorites icon bar

I found a solution myself: I substituted the bookmarks.dat for one that I copied from another PC.
Regards, bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:00 am
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: No icons and no folders in the favorites icon bar
Replies: 1
Views: 484

No icons and no folders in the favorites icon bar

Hello, On my daughter's PC currently Avant Ultimate 2012 build 197 is installed with Windows 7 64. It's using the FireFox browser engine. now there is an totally empty icon bar w/o any icons and folders. I made sure this bar is the favorites bar by switching it off and on, However, the favorites men...
by bigboreshooter
Tue Dec 11, 2012 7:29 am
Forum: Avant Browser Bug Reports
Topic: Edit function for typed does not work correct
Replies: 3
Views: 955

Edit function for typed does not work correct

Hello, The edit function for the typed line does not work correct, in both input fields, for the URL and the search engine. If you have positioned the cursor somewhere in the typed string in order to insert some characters and you have the first charcter the cursor just to the end of the string. Ult...
by bigboreshooter
Sun Aug 26, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: History frozen
Replies: 3
Views: 1020

Re: History frozen

Unfortunately it does not help. All entries remain in the displayed outdated list.
by bigboreshooter
Sat Aug 11, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: History frozen
Replies: 3
Views: 1020

History frozen

Hi there,

The history got frozen some weeks ago. How can I solve this problem w/o uninstall of Avant?
Unfortunatelly my adult daughter search for ladies' underware and history is filled with long list of such entries ...
Others who will see this might think ... [-X

Regards
bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:02 am
Forum: Avant Browser Bug Reports
Topic: Browser Engine FireFox + Internet Connection Settings
Replies: 1
Views: 482

Browser Engine FireFox + Internet Connection Settings

Hello,

If using Browser Engine FireFox and Internet Connection Settings set to any other preference than "No Proxy" is resetted to "No Proxy".

So I can't get it configured to run with the FireFox engine in the office ...

Regards, bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Fri Mar 23, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Avant Browser Bug Reports
Topic: Tabs (browser windows) remain in the background
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Tabs (browser windows) remain in the background

Hello, All tabs (browser windows) remain in the background after application change and swithing back to Avant. The only thing that helps temporarily is to right-click the Avant Browser icon in the Systray and click the first entry twice: "Show/Hide Avant Browser" (I use the German version and have ...
by bigboreshooter
Mon Mar 07, 2011 4:16 am
Forum: Avant Browser Help
Topic: pdf file opened in Adobe reader leaves empty tab
Replies: 1
Views: 467

pdf file opened in Adobe reader leaves empty tab

Hi there, my Avant browser options are set that all links are opened in a new tab *) in the background. The preference in Adobe reader "Display pdf in browser" is unchecked. So if I click a link that is referering a pdf file it opens the pdf file in Adobe reader aplication, but it also opens an - un...
by bigboreshooter
Mon Dec 20, 2010 11:02 am
Forum: Orca Browser Help
Topic: Stable version wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 6588

Stable version wanted

I'm still working with Avant 11.7 Build 46. I still have troubles with the entire stability of this browser although I like its handling. I tried version 2010 about springtime and in my humble opinion it was less stable than 11.7. So I moved back to 11.7. What do you recommend to me today? To stay w...
by bigboreshooter
Sun Jan 10, 2010 7:21 am
Forum: Avant Browser Legacy Bug Reports Archive
Topic: Can't view Google Maps modules properly
Replies: 5
Views: 1167

Re: Can't view Google Maps modules properly

By the way: The obove mentioned URL opens in my current window.
It does not open a new windows in the background as my options are set.
Another bug?

Regards
bigboreshooter
by bigboreshooter
Sun Jan 10, 2010 7:01 am
Forum: Avant Browser Legacy Bug Reports Archive
Topic: Can't view Google Maps modules properly
Replies: 5
Views: 1167

Re: Can't view Google Maps modules properly

@Jasmine and @kudos, sorry to say that, but both your answers are not that qualified answers I expect to get from a Support Staff ... Build 43 does not solve this problem. And this problem is old as the hills, not only since build 42. My understanding is that Avant browser uses the browser engine of...