showModalDialog Shim

showModalDialog Shim

showModalDialog shim rewrites deprecated showModalDialog() to function so it works in newer browsers! Useful for legacy enterprise web applications Ported from chrome version at

What is showModalDialog Shim?

showModalDialog Shim is a Firefox add-on that rewrites the deprecated showModalDialog() function to function, allowing it to work in newer browsers. It is particularly useful for legacy enterprise web applications.

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By: Michael
Users: 89 ▲ 1
Version: 1.1 (Last updated: 2018-06-09)
Creation date: 2018-06-09
Weekly download count: 3
Firefox on Android: Yes
Manifest version: 2
Size: 6.84K
URLs: Website
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge
Risk impact

showModalDialog Shim is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install showModalDialog Shim if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

showModalDialog Shim has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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