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XF 1.5 Member Safari hanging when uploading image attachments

Amin Sabet

Well-known member
#1
Hi all,

I have a member who can't do image attachment uploads in Safari on a Mac to my XF 1.5 forum. She can upload fine in Chrome, but from Safari (latest version) in OS X (latest version), when she goes to select the image for upload she gets the spinning beach ball and Safari becomes unresponsive.

Clearing browser cache/cookies/history and disabling browser extensions didn't help.

She just added the following info:

When I tried another upload I looked closely in Activity Monitor at all the processes running and found that there was one quite a ways down in red titled "com.apple.appkit.xpc.openAndSavePanelService (Not Responding)" it was taking up 99.8% of CPU and when I forced that process to quit, the frozen Safari dialog box disappeared and I had control of Safari again, though whenever I try again to upload the process reappears in red with (Not Responding).
Has anyone else had an issue like this?
 

Mike

XenForo developer
Staff member
#2
That's not something I've seen before, but if it's that process taking up all of the CPU, it looks like it may be something internal to the browser/OS that's causing the problem. It's unlikely to be directly caused by a web app.