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Interaction between Google toolbar, Firefox and Win XP?

Ever since I added the Sent to gadget to my google toolbar the File/Send Link option of the Firefox menu does not work. Any suggestions?

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  • denenbsa Dec 29, 2008

    I've already done that on two different computers so I suspect it's the interaction of the software...



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Un-install Google toolbar and maybe even Firefox, then re-install without the Send to gadget.

If you just must have the Send to gadget, you can try to install it again.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008


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