troubleshooting Question

MacOSX browsers cannot open a link

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SYanG79Flag for Canada asked on
Apple OSMac OS X
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Hi,

  We have posted some links in our intranet website. The links look like this..
file://///Volumes/ShareX/FileX.pdf .

Neither Safari nor Firefox are able to open the files. But if I right-click and copy the link target and then paste it in the address bar, it works!


Do you have any ideas why it doesn't work with a mouse click inside the browser?

Thanks,

P.S : Has been tested in MacOSX 10.6.7 and 10.4.11, Safari 5.0.4 (6533.20.27), and 4.1.3 (4533.19.4), Firefox 11.
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