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I installed a new PC & now Firefox keeps telling me sites aren't secure. This includes the FA & RAC - hardly dodgy sites!

Since I have installed a new PC & downloaded Firefox it won't allow me to log into secure sites such as the FA and RAC. As these are reputable sites I don't understa… (read more)

Since I have installed a new PC & downloaded Firefox it won't allow me to log into secure sites such as the FA and RAC. As these are reputable sites I don't understand why I can't access them. This problem has only started since the new download. What has happened to Firefox? I am having to resort to Internet Explorer or using my laptop!

Asked by Jacquimac2 5 years ago

Last reply by philipp 5 years ago

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File names & error messages are sometimes in Arabic

Since I transferred some files from a thumbdrive, I often see Arabic in other download file names and error messages. Refreshing Firefox (at the cost of losing my add-ons… (read more)

Since I transferred some files from a thumbdrive, I often see Arabic in other download file names and error messages. Refreshing Firefox (at the cost of losing my add-ons) did not fix this. Thanks for your time. I am having trouble downloading generally, files sometimes do not download completely.

Asked by JohnnyMalc 5 years ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 5 years ago

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Browser closing from the menus

Hi, I have opened many windows of the Firefox (No tabs) so there is no connections between them. When I press on the 'File-Exit' or on the power button in one of the wind… (read more)

Hi,

I have opened many windows of the Firefox (No tabs) so there is no connections between them. When I press on the 'File-Exit' or on the power button in one of the windows, it closes All the opened windows instead of the specific window that active.

Is it should be like this or not?

Thanks...

Asked by benjy_t 5 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 5 years ago

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Apps called Web2Pdf and Web2Pdf Converter, neither one works

I'm using a Toshiba 64-bit laptop, running Windows 10 Home, 8gb memory, 1T hard drive. In the past I've had the App Web2pdf and it worked very well and I really liked it.… (read more)

I'm using a Toshiba 64-bit laptop, running Windows 10 Home, 8gb memory, 1T hard drive.

In the past I've had the App Web2pdf and it worked very well and I really liked it. Just within the last couple of days, it has stopped working. I disabled it, rebooted, re-enabled it, didn't work. I uninstalled it, rebooted, re-installed it, didn't work. I then uninstalled that and installed an App called Web2pdf Converter, thinking it would do the same thing, but it wouldn't work either. I disabled it, rebooted, enabled it, and it didn't work.

When I click on the little icon for it on the menu bar, absolutely nothing happens. If I click on the little drop down arrow next to the icon, I get a drop down menu containing Options and Web2Pdf Converter Home Page. When I click on either one of these options, again absolutely nothing happens.

I've run out of ideas, so I'm here asking for help. Thanks for any suggestions you can provide.

Asked by morlaine 5 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 years ago

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I using google.com but often it ask captcha to open the google when i use multi URL

I'm working in office for the data I use multi url for geeting the data that time google ask often to type captcha.I delete all cookies and history and all but I can't re… (read more)

I'm working in office for the data I use multi url for geeting the data that time google ask often to type captcha.I delete all cookies and history and all but I can't resolve this problem please kindly request solve my issues as soon as possible.

Asked by sathiswarrior 5 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 years ago

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How to prevent Firefox from loading Adobe plugins in about:config?

Hello, I have two adobe reader installations both of which include a plugin for Firefox in their directories deep within Program Files (x86). After a search I found that … (read more)

Hello,

I have two adobe reader installations both of which include a plugin for Firefox in their directories deep within Program Files (x86). After a search I found that to disable Firefox from loading these plugins I need to edit plugin.scan.Acrobat preference in about:config. Hence, I changed it to 100. However, both plugins were still available even after I relaunched the browser. I tried other values like 100.0, 100.0.0, 100.0.0.0 with no success. Ultimately, I'd like to only load one of the plugins with the higher version but first I need for the preference setting to work.

Thank you.

Asked by alexander_a_g 5 years ago

Last reply by alexander_a_g 5 years ago

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Why use command open a URL taht no save history?

Version:Mozilla Firefox 45.3.0 How to find the Bug: Use Window Manager bind a Ctrl+(letter) Key of "firefox URL(any you like URL)" Press that HotKey, then rapid press "Ct… (read more)

Version:Mozilla Firefox 45.3.0

How to find the Bug: Use Window Manager bind a Ctrl+(letter) Key of "firefox URL(any you like URL)" Press that HotKey, then rapid press "Ctrl+W" History of above operation is no save?

Asked by dsftgasdf2 5 years ago

Last reply by dsftgasdf2 5 years ago

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Firefox crashes

Firefox ESR 45.7.0 on a Lenovo ThinkPad T420s running Windows 8.1 x64. Graphics: Intel HD 3000 (9.17.10.2843) and NVIDIA NVS 4200M (10.18.13.5445) Optimus. Because I was … (read more)

Firefox ESR 45.7.0 on a Lenovo ThinkPad T420s running Windows 8.1 x64. Graphics: Intel HD 3000 (9.17.10.2843) and NVIDIA NVS 4200M (10.18.13.5445) Optimus.

Because I was getting some Firefox display corruption with default Intel HD graphics​, and since this machine also has an Nvidia adapter with Optimus technology, I configured Optimus to use the Nvidia adapter for Firefox, which fixed the display corruption issue (at the cost of increased power consumption), but then I started getting crashes in plugin-container.exe.

Tried disabling extensions, but that did not solve the problem.

I switched back to the Intel HD adapter and the corruption returned, but the crashes went away. Not a terrific trade-off, but then I remembered that Firefox has a graphics setting:

    Options → Advanced → Use hardware acceleration when available

Unchecked that option, which had no apparent impact on performance, and the crashes went away along with the display corruption.

Diagnosis: Firefox has issues with hardware acceleration that may be exacerbated by Nvidia Optimus.

Asked by JNavas 4 years ago

Last reply by JNavas 4 years ago

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Firefox won't go to Indeed.com

My FF browser this morning suddenly stopped going to indeed.com. when i type in indeed.com in the browser bar, it stays on the current site. Indeed.com is up and running … (read more)

My FF browser this morning suddenly stopped going to indeed.com.

when i type in indeed.com in the browser bar, it stays on the current site.

Indeed.com is up and running - works in IE and Chrome.

I tried clearing FF cache/cookies but no luck. Ran virus scan - nothing came up.

Asked by harrison512 4 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 years ago

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I WANT Small icons to avoid having to go through any additional list, like IE. How can it be done?

The current bookmarks include text, which is totally unnecessary IMHO, especially after using IE (although MS loused up this in edge too.) Having many book marks to go to… (read more)

The current bookmarks include text, which is totally unnecessary IMHO, especially after using IE (although MS loused up this in edge too.) Having many book marks to go to and seeing the loss of convenience when having to go through another menu to find the desired bookmark, why not have the ability to use small icons? Why not make it simpler? Why not make it easy? Why not live up to the propaganda of being a better browser?

Asked by spillerbd 3 years ago

Last reply by WestEnd 3 years ago

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Clearing parent filters

Im on a Mac 10.11 - When searching for specifics (men's web belts, ex) I might get a listing of sites to search but when I hit one of the files I get blocked by "adult" c… (read more)

Im on a Mac 10.11 - When searching for specifics (men's web belts, ex) I might get a listing of sites to search but when I hit one of the files I get blocked by "adult" content filter. I dont see that option in my Foxfire preferences or my Mac preferences. How do I get rid of that.

Asked by box1088 5 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 years ago

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Sync bookmarks WHICH PC HAS THE WRITE FUNCTION (my bookmarks edits always switch back after sync!!!!!)

Sync duplicates everything. Now i have the bookmarks fromone pc then the other then the on i am sitting. When I change anything i dues a fewseconds or minutes, then my ed… (read more)

Sync duplicates everything.

Now i have the bookmarks fromone pc then the other then the on i am sitting. When I change anything i dues a fewseconds or minutes, then my editings switch back.

Which PC is the MASTER und which is the slave and how can i edit the way, so can order my bookmarks.

i slightly going mad

Asked by bingobong 5 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 5 years ago

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Firefox blurry after DPI change even after FF restart

I'm running Firefox on my laptop which is QHD+ on a small screen so the DPI *has to* be set to something like 150 or 200 %. I also have an external monitor which runs in … (read more)

I'm running Firefox on my laptop which is QHD+ on a small screen so the DPI *has to* be set to something like 150 or 200 %.

I also have an external monitor which runs in its native FullHD resolution and 100% DPI. Windows 10 (maybe even Win 8) do support different DPIs on different screens so that's not a problem. However, when I move Firefox from the laptop display (150% DPI) to the external monitor (100% DPI), everything becomes blurry - web content but also the UI. Not sure how well it will be seen from the screenshot but here it is:

http://snag.gy/Fz7ZS.jpg

What is strange is that this happens even if I shut down Firefox and start it again. I would expect that the restart fixes things.

Is there anything I could do to help this?

Asked by borekb 5 years ago

Last reply by borekb 5 years ago

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My Netshade Proxy was working 3 days ago, now it doesn't work.

I have NetShade6 and have been using it with Firefox for 3 years, it has never given me any trouble. Suddenly for the last 3 days it has not been working. I have refresh… (read more)

I have NetShade6 and have been using it with Firefox for 3 years, it has never given me any trouble. Suddenly for the last 3 days it has not been working. I have refreshed Firefox 4 times and have even used Old Firefox Data, from past Refreshings, and it still is not allowing me to use my Proxy.

Thank you in advance.

Asked by SherryFF 5 years ago

Last reply by Seburo 5 years ago

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Firefox version 45.0 crashes

Version 45.0 was installed this morning and almost immediately FireFox crashed. It has been crashing at regular intervals ever since. Even when idle just showing the Go… (read more)

Version 45.0 was installed this morning and almost immediately FireFox crashed. It has been crashing at regular intervals ever since. Even when idle just showing the Google home page and sometimes within minutes of starting. It was working fine before the update so can only presume the problem is in the new version. Seriously impacting on my work.

Asked by RusticMan 5 years ago

Answered by RusticMan 5 years ago

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Why do I always have to enter "captcha" on a site I visit regularly?

We use Vendor Central, an Amazon site for vendors who sell to Amazon, as my husband and I do. No other search engine requires that we have to fill out a captcha every si… (read more)

We use Vendor Central, an Amazon site for vendors who sell to Amazon, as my husband and I do. No other search engine requires that we have to fill out a captcha every single time we log on to vendor central. Why does MF?

Asked by darsani 5 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 years ago