Firefox shows your PDF files

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    Firefox 19 will introduce a feature called PDF JS. The Java-script based feature will show PDF files in Firefox without a PDF program like Adobe Reader. It is also included in Firefox 18, but you have to activate it:
    Open about:config, search pdfjs.disabled and set this entry to false. Then search for pdfjs.previousHandler.alwaysAskBeforeHandling and set this entry o true. Done.

    Users of older versions of Firefox need to install the extension PDF JS:
    https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/pdfjs/

    A Live Demo shows, how it looks like:
    PDF.js viewer

    mozilla/pdf.js @ GitHub
     
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    Hmm...not sure this is a good thing.
     
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    Not about an Add-on. Included function.
     
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    So you don´t talk to me?
    And again. It´s about the feature included in coming Firefox versions and version 18.
     
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    That's not his point........
     
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    I wonder what this point is...
     
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    The point is he's not attacking you or what you are posting. Why do you think he is?
     
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    I know. But he was referring to the link without talking to me...
     

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