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Windows 7: Strange Firefox4 issue. Unclickable slashdot links

07 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
Strange Firefox4 issue. Unclickable slashdot links

I am having a strange Firefox issue that is baffling me. It only happens on slashdot and only in Firefox. It even happens in a new clean profile without any extensions:

I can't left click anyones embedded links. Example

Using Fusion To Propel an Interstellar Probe - Slashdot

Search for Orion. Someone has a wiki link to project orion.

I hover my mouse and it registers like a link, but I can left or middle click all day and nothing happens. Right click doesn't immediately register but with several clicks it eventually will pop the context menu.

I only get this in Firefox and only on slashdot stories.

How weird is that?

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07 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Seems to work for me.

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Strange Firefox4 issue. Unclickable slashdot links-capture9.jpg

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07 Apr 2011   #3

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium

More testing. It must be a DNS/ISP issue or something.

When it worked in Iron I thought it was a firefox issue, but I also have the same issue in Opera11/IE9.
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