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Firefox Settings for DOCLINE

1) Select Options from the Tools pull-down menu, or if the menu is not displayed, from the 'open menu' icon in the top right. Firefox open menu icon

2) In the Options dialog box, select Advanced, then select the Network tab.

 Firefox Options - Advanced tab

The "Limit cache to __ MB of space" value should be zero (0).

3) Click Clear Now.


4) From the Options menu, select Privacy.

5) Under History, set Firefox will: to "Use custom settings for history".

6) If the Accept cookies from sites setting is not checked, click Exceptions.

Firefox Options - Privacy tab

7) In the Exceptions - Cookies window, enter "nih.gov" in the "Address of web site" input box and click Allow.

8) Enter "docline.gov" in the "Address of web site" input box and click Allow.

9) Click Close.

Firefox Options - cookies


10) From the Options menu, select Content.

Firefox Options - Content tab

11) If the Block Pop-up windows setting is checked, click the Exceptions button.

12) In the Allowed Sites - Popups window, enter "nih.gov" in the "Address of web site" input box and click Allow.

13) Enter "docline.gov" in the "Address of web site" input box and click Allow.  Click Close.

14) Click OK.

Firefox Options - pop ups


Users of Firefox 23 and higher must also:

15) In the address bar type "about:config"

16) Click "I'll be careful, I promise!" button

17) Type (or copy & paste) "security.mixed_content.block_active_content" in the Search box

18) Double-click the ""security.mixed_content.block_active_content" row in results to change Value to "false"

19) Close tab

20) Close Firefox and then re-launch