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gillett

11 Sep, 2012 02:35 AM

Recently found this. Thanks for supporting PPC!

Running 10.0.7 on a dual G5. Is there any way to get it to auto fill forms, similar to the way Safari does it; i.e., filling the entire form it at once?

Searched but couldn't find anything.

Thanks.

John

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 13 Sep, 2012 10:29 AM

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    Hello John, I don't think this is possible for Firefox/TenFourFox the way Safari does it because Safari uses data from the OS X Address Book. You could try and enable "Remember search and form history" in Preferences>Privacy>Use custom settings for history(dropdown), but you'd have to fill in the form at least once.

  2. 2 Posted by gillett on 14 Sep, 2012 07:01 AM

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    Thanks for the reply, Chris.

    Unfortunately, things have been set as you suggested since the
    beginning. The only thing I've found is a double-click in a field will
    bring up the previous entry for that field, but nothing I've found
    will fill the whole, previously visited, form.

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 15 Sep, 2012 08:57 PM

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    Hm, maybe the folks at Mozilla.org can help with this. TenFourFox behaves exactly like Firefox in this respect. Or maybe there's an extension that does the trick.

  4. Support Staff 4 Posted by Cameron Kaiser on 15 Sep, 2012 09:08 PM

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    Yep. This, unfortunately, is not our bug. You might ask at Mozilla's support site.

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