Codesigning breaks after install

When I copy Firefox.app from the dmg to the applications folder, the app is no longer codesigned. x@x ~ % /usr/bin/codesign -vv -r- /Volumes/Firefox/Firefox.app /Volume… (read more)

When I copy Firefox.app from the dmg to the applications folder, the app is no longer codesigned.

x@x ~ % /usr/bin/codesign -vv -r- /Volumes/Firefox/Firefox.app /Volumes/Firefox/Firefox.app: valid on disk /Volumes/Firefox/Firefox.app: satisfies its Designated Requirement

x@x ~ % /usr/bin/codesign -vv -r- /Applications/Firefox.app /Applications/Firefox.app: a sealed resource is missing or invalid file modified: /Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/Resources/update-settings.ini file modified: /Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/Resources/defaults/pref/channel-prefs.js

I literally just drag it from one finder window to the other.

The reason I discovered this is because when I set a firewall rule in Little Snitch, I have to modify it and deselect 'check process identity' because it says Firefox.app code signature status is "Resource or signature modified".

When I discovered the issue I deleted firefox and downloaded the latest version. Codesign is fine on the downloaded disk image, but broken after i copy it to applications.

Is this expected behaviour?

Asked by dmg15 5 hours ago

why don't the Firefox ESR updates install on my computer anymore - it won't go past 102.5

Dear Friends, Why don't the Firefox ESR updates install on my computer anymore - it won't go past 102.5? I keep hitting the download, then install the file and restart F… (read more)

Dear Friends, Why don't the Firefox ESR updates install on my computer anymore - it won't go past 102.5? I keep hitting the download, then install the file and restart Firefox and even the computer sometimes, but it will NOT install the new versions.

Why?

It always has in the past. Now I can't access my online banking due to their security measures. Very upset!

Please help me. Thank you.

Asked by Jade1 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 hours ago

How to prevent installation of Firefox private browsing icon in startup menu? Windows 10 Firefox 107

Hello, We don't want private browsing icon in the start menu. How can we prevent installation of Firefox private browsing icon in startup menu? That icon is linked thr… (read more)

Hello, We don't want private browsing icon in the start menu. How can we prevent installation of Firefox private browsing icon in startup menu? That icon is linked through another shortcut in the C:/Users/.../AppData/Roaming/Microsoft/Windows/Start menu/ Programs/ to the private_browsing.exe

Thanks, Dmitri

Windows 10 Firefox 107 & Firefox107.1

Asked by astgat 14 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 8 hours ago

New fore fox browser

I installed 'updated' product and it did not migrated the latest tool bars etc.....it downloaded material and tool bar from three+ years ago. Lost my pictures that showe… (read more)

I installed 'updated' product and it did not migrated the latest tool bars etc.....it downloaded material and tool bar from three+ years ago. Lost my pictures that showed up on computer when sleeping. Sites do not recognize this product anymore. Please help me....how do I get the old one back? Yes I am frustrated, sorry if I sound upset, just need some help....

Thank you, Al Sorestad

Asked by alka.sorestad 1 day ago

Get my older version back

I was updating Firefox on my on my computer, Mac OS 10.11.6( I know, I know…). Now The current version of FF won’t run and I am unable to upgrade the operating system b… (read more)

I was updating Firefox on my on my computer, Mac OS 10.11.6( I know, I know…). Now The current version of FF won’t run and I am unable to upgrade the operating system because it so old. Is there a way to figure out which version of FF I had? Its slightly overwhelming to look at the choices of older versions to download. Any help is appreciated. Been a FF supporter forever and love it!

Asked by info8372 3 days ago

Last reply by James 3 days ago

Microsoft office download

Hi, I just paid $99.00 for the update to microsoft office on my macbook pro. The download will not open due to the message: "Microsoft_Office_16.67.22111300_Installer.pk… (read more)

Hi, I just paid $99.00 for the update to microsoft office on my macbook pro. The download will not open due to the message: "Microsoft_Office_16.67.22111300_Installer.pkg” cannot be opened because it is from an unidentified developer. It cannot verify this app is free from malware."

It is a purchase from the microsoft website. Is there a way to set up firefox to allow opening this installer? Thanks.

Asked by muzejazz 3 days ago

Last reply by James 3 days ago

Firefox browser

Version 102.5.0esr installed. About Firefox indicates it is up to date. Bank website indicates the browser is out of date. Downloaded 107.0.1 and no data such, as bookmar… (read more)

Version 102.5.0esr installed. About Firefox indicates it is up to date. Bank website indicates the browser is out of date. Downloaded 107.0.1 and no data such, as bookmarks, was transferred. How do I transfer or import bookmarks, home page, etc. from 102.5.0esr to 107.0.1?

Asked by patisland75 4 days ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 3 days ago

Firefox is automatically updating even when I tell it not to!

I prefer to update Firefox manually, so in my Firefox settings, I have it set to: "Check for updates but let you choose to install them". So I sometimes get a message whe… (read more)

I prefer to update Firefox manually, so in my Firefox settings, I have it set to: "Check for updates but let you choose to install them".

So I sometimes get a message when I launch Firefox saying "Update available. Download the latest version of Firefox." and I click "Dismiss"

Today, I launched Firefox (v107.0), got this update message, and clicked "Dismiss". However, when I go to About Firefox, it says "Firefox is being updated by another instance".

Why is Firefox ignoring my preference?

Asked by MartyJames 6 days ago

Last reply by MartyJames 3 days ago

Erased bookmarks and browser history

I had an issue with Macbook Pro. Apple support had to wipe and reinstall hard drive. Firefox is my default browser and I was signed in. When we reinstalled Firefox on m… (read more)

I had an issue with Macbook Pro. Apple support had to wipe and reinstall hard drive. Firefox is my default browser and I was signed in. When we reinstalled Firefox on my new hard drive, I signed in and there's nothing there -- no booksmarks, history toolbar, etc.

Can i still get back that information?

Asked by DaveTbongo 4 days ago

Last reply by Dropa 4 days ago

Issue with online banking and current version 102.5.0esr

I can no longer use online banking because they require the most recent version of Firefox which they say is 107. When I try to update my computer, it says I have the mo… (read more)

I can no longer use online banking because they require the most recent version of Firefox which they say is 107. When I try to update my computer, it says I have the most up to date version of Firefox which is 102.5.0esr so won't let me update. How do I fix this?

Asked by blackcat211hsk 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Will installing Firefox Developer Edition interfere with my Firefox installation???

Greetings everyone, Firefox is my preferred browser and I really prefer the Firefox Engine over Chromium that most other browsers use. I want to install a backup browser … (read more)

Greetings everyone,

Firefox is my preferred browser and I really prefer the Firefox Engine over Chromium that most other browsers use.

I want to install a backup browser that runs the Firefox Engine in case my Firefox browser has a problem.

I searched a lot and I thought installing this would be the best option: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/developer/

However, I’m worried that installing the Firefox developer edition will change my Firefox installation…

( :( :(

Asked by Helpless_Quest 6 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 days ago

Reinstalling Firefox

I am currently having problems with my Firefox browser. For example often if I type something into the google search box at the right of the address bar and hit return no… (read more)

I am currently having problems with my Firefox browser. For example often if I type something into the google search box at the right of the address bar and hit return nothing happens until I go down and select Bing instead of the google setting. Also in hotmail (I am on a desktop) if I go to reply, the original is now ether twice. This does not happen if I use Google browser. But I prefer Firefox as I have used it for years.

My concern is if I delete Firefox and reinstall it, I may lose some of the settings or bookmarks that I have set over the years.

Any suggestions? Please simple as i am old and not computer savvy.

Your help would be so appreciated. I am currently on Firefox 107.0 (64 bit)

Thanks, Anthony

Asked by avwood 1 week ago

Last reply by avwood 6 days ago

Firefox on Windows 10 transferring %AppData%...Profiles folder to new laptop but Firefox says it can't find my profile and closes.

The solution of physically copying the Profiles folder seems to be officially endorsed by Mozilla but when I tried it, FF failed to start up displaying an error message t… (read more)

The solution of physically copying the Profiles folder seems to be officially endorsed by Mozilla but when I tried it, FF failed to start up displaying an error message that it could not find my profile and closing. I am trying to set up a new PC for my wife's exclusive use, so the Profiles folder in question was from a shared PC with both of us having our own user accounts. The new PC doesn't have multiple user accounts, so I wondered if this might be something to do with it?

I can provide copies of the two Profiles folders but the original is quite big!

Thanks in advance, Simon

Asked by simon151 1 week ago

Last reply by simon151 6 days ago

Startup downloads

I've been experiencing weird downloads whenever I startup firefox. My antivirus prevents the download, and says that firefox.exe is the application responsible. I will in… (read more)

I've been experiencing weird downloads whenever I startup firefox. My antivirus prevents the download, and says that firefox.exe is the application responsible. I will include an image of the antivirus(Kaspersky) report. Deleting and reinstalling firefox seemed to fix the problem, but it returned after sometime; even when I just used youtube on firefox(I've tried this atleast 3 different times now). I am not sure if this is caused by one of my extensions, or if there is something else I've done to cause this. I'd just like to know if there is a way to fix it?

Asked by lagami056 6 days ago

Last reply by Dropa 6 days ago