Firefox HTTP Version Update

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(New page: == How to update Firefox to use version 1.1 of HTTP == === Open about:config === While in firefox go to the URL '''about:config'''. Image:http_update1.jpg === Find network.http.ver...)
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<font size="2.5em" color="#990000"><strong>NOTE</strong></font>: This issue no longer exists.  Mozilla Firefox now correctly handles this issue.
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== Known Websites Affected ==
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* msnbc.com
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== How to update Firefox to use version 1.1 of HTTP ==
== How to update Firefox to use version 1.1 of HTTP ==
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=== Open about:config ===
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=== Step 1: Open about:config ===
While in firefox go to the URL '''about:config'''.
While in firefox go to the URL '''about:config'''.
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[[Image:http_update1.jpg]]
[[Image:http_update1.jpg]]
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=== Find network.http.version ===
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If Firefox displays a warning message click continue:
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[[Image:http_update1_1.jpg]]
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=== Step 2: Find network.http.version ===
In the search bar type '''network.http.version'''.
In the search bar type '''network.http.version'''.
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[[Image:http_update2.jpg]]
[[Image:http_update2.jpg]]
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=== Change the version number ===
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=== Step 3: Change the version number ===
Double click on the entry and change the value from 1.0 to 1.1
Double click on the entry and change the value from 1.0 to 1.1
[[Image:http_update3.jpg]]
[[Image:http_update3.jpg]]

Revision as of 09:37, 15 March 2011

NOTE: This issue no longer exists. Mozilla Firefox now correctly handles this issue.

Contents

Known Websites Affected

  • msnbc.com

How to update Firefox to use version 1.1 of HTTP

Step 1: Open about:config

While in firefox go to the URL about:config.

Http update1.jpg

If Firefox displays a warning message click continue:

Http update1 1.jpg

Step 2: Find network.http.version

In the search bar type network.http.version.

Http update2.jpg

Step 3: Change the version number

Double click on the entry and change the value from 1.0 to 1.1

Http update3.jpg

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