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Author Topic: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR  (Read 199 times)

happyhere

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DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« on: September 09, 2018, 12:25:58 AM »


I was using Firefox 52.9 ESR for long time  to view video from DCS-936L firmware 1.05.  It was great and stable all day all week.

Then, today my Firefox is version 60.2 ESR (because of auto update).  It is NOT working now.
 The web UI of DCS936L is now saying to use internet explorer or apple safari and will not show anything in firefox.

I dont have chrome at the moment. But anyone here have workaround for firefox?
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2018, 07:36:21 AM »

Thanks for the info (including your other posts). I will have a tech look at on Monday to test.
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2018, 09:42:02 AM »

Firefox removed Java support in ESR 60 unfortunately. You will have to use IE 11 or Safari to access the web UI or use ESR 52.9 if you need to use Firefox.
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #3 on: September 10, 2018, 09:43:37 AM »

Thanks for letting us know. I'll have remove 60 and re-install 52.9.  ::)

Firefox removed Java support in ESR 60 unfortunately. You will have to use IE 11 or Safari to access the web UI or use ESR 52.9 if you need to use Firefox.
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #4 on: September 10, 2018, 09:55:55 AM »

I am not sure what the point is for ESR 60 if they disabled support lol
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2018, 09:59:24 AM »

Ya, why I thought they were at least letting plug-ins work on ESR. Ya think Mozilla and Java would work things out. If Java is still being used all over, why is browser Mfrs blocking it. Makes it hard on Device Mfrs to develop and support for there customers who by there products that have Java.  ::)
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #6 on: September 10, 2018, 10:16:32 AM »

Exactly. it is for "security reasons".   ::)  Unfortunately it is not a simple code rewrite for products to not use plugins like java.
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Re: DCS-936L in Firefox 60 or Firefox 60 ESR
« Reply #7 on: September 10, 2018, 10:23:20 AM »

Ya i know, once you have Java included, hard to write it out, spend all that money trying to develop another solution. Test, support. Oy vay.  :-\
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