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Post Posted December 27th, 2003, 6:00 pm

Somehow my Firebird settings got changed, so that whenever I click on a link to a .rar file, it gets displayed in the browser like the following:

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Post Posted December 27th, 2003, 6:08 pm

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Post Posted December 27th, 2003, 6:13 pm

this happens on every server I try though. And it just started a couple of minutes ago.

And IE works fine on the same sites.

Where can I unselect the "always perform this for files of this type" option?

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Post Posted December 27th, 2003, 7:03 pm

Anything that displays as plain text in the browser has the wrong MIMEtype. IE does MIMEtype guessing.

Tools -> Options -> Downloads
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Post Posted December 27th, 2003, 9:29 pm

okay, thanks :)

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