rcook at pcug.org.au
Wed Sep 20 05:26:37 GMT 2006
On Mon, 18 Sep 2006 12:23:03 +1000
Bill Clarke <llib at computer.org> wrote:
> On a related note (browser incompatibility): Canberra Connect no longer
> lets you pay bills online using Firefox (when it used to work just
> fine). They recommend IE or Safari. I wrote them a (somewhat abusive)
> complaint (I was irate at the time). I recommend those of you who use
> the service do the same (although perhaps less abusive might be sensible).
> (I wonder if changing the browser id will help?)
You can download an Firefox extension, User Agent Switcher-0.6.9 from the extensions area.
It "fools" the form.
There is a note on the reject page indicating that they are working on making it functional on other browsers
Couldn't get Konqueror accepted with IE6 or Safari set.
Last time I tried to pay a bill on that site they didn't offer any alternative to a "Pay now" option which doesn't suit me so don't use their site.
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