[Document viewer] Doesn't open document if app already not running

Bug #1612351 reported by Anupam on 2016-08-11
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Bug Description

Steps:
0. If Document viewer is running close it
1. Open web browser and find a downloadable document with a supported format (pdf, xlsx etc.)
2. Click on the download link and select Open with > Document viewer
3. After the file is downloaded, select open

Expected:
Document viewer opens and loads the downloaded file

What happens:
Document viewer opens but the downloaded file is not loaded

Workaround:
Open Document viewer before downloading the file

Device: E5, OTA-12, stable channel

Related: Bug #1608455

Anupam (anupam207) on 2016-08-11
summary: - Doesn't open document if app already not running
+ [Document viewer] Doesn't open document if app already not running
description: updated
Daniel Frost (k-one) wrote :

I do experience the same behavior with dekko and the file manager.
When opening a file either from dekko or the file manager document viewer is opened but not the file. Only if document viewer is already open the file will be opened.

I am also using a E5 with OTA-12.

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