Configuring firefox display mixed content

Well, not long after chrome started blocking active content from non https locations when pages were in https, firefox is doing the same with the new version.

The answer is simple and very intuitive (found it in 10 seconds), and i am not sure why no one has blogged about it yet.

1- In the address bar, visit about:config (Yes, just type this in the firefox URL address bar)
2- in the search, look for the word active, you will see a few parameters with the word active
3- find the one that reads (security.mixed_content.block_active_content) and double click the word TRUE that is in front of it so that it becomes false.
4- Close the config page

Now firefox would not mind active content

Always keep in mind that firefox did not do this for nothing, and that there is a security issue with mixed active content, in an ideal world, website makers would resolve the issue, and would make wise judgment on when it is ok to stream mixed content, and when cookies should only work in SSL (Part of cookie functionality), but since we don’t live in that world, Firefox has decided to deal with it from the browser side.

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