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Windows 7: Strange Dotted Box When Click Links

24 Jul 2013   #1
x BlueRobot

 
Strange Dotted Box When Click Links

Hey everyone,

When I select a link and click, a strange red or white dotted box appears around the link and then disappears. This may be normal and I've just happened to notice it now

Here's an example -

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My browser is Firefox 22.




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24 Jul 2013   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi Harry This has happened to me too .. Not with web links but with Icons and was a white dotted line around it .. Soon found out that if i clicked on some thing else it went away
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24 Jul 2013   #3
x BlueRobot

 

I have it on every link, I'll check a different website. It doesn't happen on Sysnative.
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24 Jul 2013   #4
x BlueRobot

 

Strangely, the issue has just seemed to disappear, it was either rebooting or restarting Firefox.
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