Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

#1202 new defect

installer cannot stop IE and ABP from the "files in use" step

Reported by: philll Assignee:
Priority: P3 Milestone:
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer Keywords: installer
Cc: Blocked By: #74
Blocking: Platform: Internet Explorer
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
Review URL(s):



Win 7
Running IE 8
Running ABP 1.1

How to reproduce

  1. Open the installer for ABP 1.2
  2. When asked to close IE, chose "no"
  3. Click "next"
  4. When the "Files in use" warning arises, chose to let the installer close IE and ABP

Observed behaviour

The installer states that it cannot close IE and ABP.

Expected behaviour

The installer should stop IE and ABP.

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by fhd

  • Keywords installer added

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by eric@…

  • Blocked By 74 added

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by eric@…

The dependency on #74 arises because the file "AdblockPlusEngine.exe" needs to be replaced on installation. At present the engine does not close when the browser and plugin terminate, not in all cases (cases which include the stated test conditions).

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by fhd

  • Priority changed from P2 to P3

Reducing priority - it's inconvenient, but not critical enough for a P2.

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