Supported browsers 

The Firefox plug-in for Adobe Contribute CS5 and CS5.1 allows you to use the Contribute editing plug-in in Firefox. After you install the update, the following browsers are supported: 

  • Firefox 4
  • Firefox 5

Installation instructions

Follow the instructions below to download and install the Firefox plug-in.

Mac OS

  1. Download the Firefox plug-in for Adobe Contribute CS5 or the Firefox plug-in for Adobe Contribute CS5.1. 

  2. Double-click AdobeContribute6-CS5-FFInstaller-MAC.dmg or AdobeContribute6-CS5.1-FFInstaller-MAC.dmg respectively on your Desktop.
  3. Double-click the FirefoxExtension mounted image to install the patch.

Windows

  1. Download the Firefox plug-in for Adobe Contribute CS5 or the Firefox plug-in  for Adobe Contribute CS5.1 
  2. Extract the ZIP file and open it.
  3. Double-click FirefoxExtensionSetup to install the patch. 

Known issues 

  • Try reinstalling Firefox patch if Firefox plug-ins or extensions are not appearing properly because of frequent Firefox updates.

Mac OS

  • Firefox browser version is not verified. Users are expected to download and install the respective appropriate version for the plug-ins to work.
  • Ensue that Firefox is opened in 32-bit mode to use Contribute’s plug-in. To do so, right-click Firefox app and select Get Info. Check Open in 32-bit mode option.
  • After installation of Contribute, it's possible that Firefox plug-ins are listed in Addons. If you want to remove the Contribute plug-ins, go to ~\Library\Internet Plug-ins\ and delete npcontributeMac.bundle.

Windows

  • After installation of Contribute,  it's possible that Firefox plug-ins are listed in Addons. If you want to remove the Contribute plug-ins, go to C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\plugins and delete npcontribute.dll.

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