Firefox Not Opening PDF Links

What do I need to install to get Firefox 3.5.3 on my Mac to open PDF files within the browser?
When I click on a link to open a PDF I just get a white blank page.
I then have to use Safari to open the PDF link.

Which Add-on should I install with Firefox to view PDFs?

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21:35 Fri 09th Oct 2009
 
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Don't know about Macs but in Windows you open the pdf viewer progam and go to its settings.
Find the Internet setting and tick Show Pdf in Browser.
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Thanks for the replies rojash and beso.

I've now installed the pdfdownload thing as listed by rojash.
Not quite what I wanted as the pdf now opens in the Apple Preview application and not within the Firefox browser.
It's still a good work around though.

I'll probably just stick to Safari for viewing web sites with PDF links.

Thanks for your help folks.
:-)
PDF Download isn't really what you want.

You want this:

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/7518
Question Author
Thanks fo3nix.
That's all the links to PDFs now opening in the Firefox browser window.
Just what I was looking for, magic.

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