recomended add-ons not working

First the recommended add-ons I have installed in firefox browser are not working and when I try to install other Firefox recommended add-ons, I end up in an endless loop… (read more)

First the recommended add-ons I have installed in firefox browser are not working and when I try to install other Firefox recommended add-ons, I end up in an endless loop with no opportunity to install them.

Asked by f-mclean 40 minutes ago

Sometime text appear differently in firefox and blurred

Hi I have noted that sometime text looks differently in firefox and sometime blurred why?? I attach two images of same site of the day taken da awwwards.com. The strange … (read more)

Hi I have noted that sometime text looks differently in firefox and sometime blurred why??

I attach two images of same site of the day taken da awwwards.com. The strange thing is that the screenshot taked with firefox strument looks good, therefore I've used screen capture of windows.

Asked by Alessio Paoletti 14 hours ago

Last reply by Alessio Paoletti 2 hours ago

How to make tabs quiescent when not in view

In about:performance I see tabs listed after I have clicked on them whether they are the current tab I'm viewing or not. They stay there and continue to show 'energy imp… (read more)

In about:performance I see tabs listed after I have clicked on them whether they are the current tab I'm viewing or not. They stay there and continue to show 'energy impact' used. I would like to know if it's possible for tabs to go completely quiescent when they are not the current tab I'm viewing. I've set browser.tabs.remote.autostart to false and it doesn't change this.

Asked by avhjr 2 hours ago

Does AT&T interfere with Firefox?

Firefox was working just fine. I changed internet providers to Earthlink which uses AT&T equipment. Suddenly, now I cannot connect to websites, not even to Earthlin… (read more)

Firefox was working just fine. I changed internet providers to Earthlink which uses AT&T equipment. Suddenly, now I cannot connect to websites, not even to Earthlink. I get error message about secure connection failed (forgot the exact wording). I have tried the self help suggestions. Any ideas on how to fix this? Does AT&T support Firefox? Thanks.

Asked by crosskey 6 hours ago

Last reply by crosskey 3 hours ago

problems with displaying fonts when translating from Japanese to Russian

I am faced with the display of text when I translate a page from Japanese to Russian Russian font is displayed with a larger distance between characters I tried to change… (read more)

I am faced with the display of text when I translate a page from Japanese to Russian Russian font is displayed with a larger distance between characters

I tried to change the fonts but didn’t get the result. if I translate into English, no problem

Asked by asd255 4 hours ago

how can I add a bookmark file into a unpacked firefox to use usbkey when going on line

Hi I have unpacked firefox using terminal mint20 I need to make a file that has my bookmarks in it so that when Mint20 is run from a usbkey and firefox is used my bookm… (read more)

Hi I have unpacked firefox using terminal mint20 I need to make a file that has my bookmarks in it so that when Mint20 is run from a usbkey and firefox is used my bookmarks are there  ? how do i do this ? which file holds the bookmarks ? at this stage I do not see a file called bookmarks Thanks Jack

Asked by nzkeewe 4 hours ago

Download link doesn't work

Hello, On my website I have a button to download my book in EPUB format. You can see it here: https://imwithlorac.com/get-the-book/#downloads In the other browsers the fi… (read more)

Hello,

On my website I have a button to download my book in EPUB format. You can see it here: https://imwithlorac.com/get-the-book/#downloads

In the other browsers the file is downloaded, but in Mozilla it opens directly in the browser and unless you have installed in Mozilla an EPUB reader, a page with the raw file opens which does not make any sense. It's the same with the MOBI format. On the other hand, with the PDF format the PDF book opens because Mozilla can open PDF files. What I want is that it doesn't open, but that it downloads when people click on the link.

Does anyone know how?

Thanks

Asked by neus1 3 days ago

Last reply by neus1 6 hours ago

Facebook will only run in Private mode

Hello, my Facebook will only run in Private Browsing. It's not the cache, cookies, extensions, or storage. (See: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1284418 for w… (read more)

Hello, my Facebook will only run in Private Browsing.

It's not the cache, cookies, extensions, or storage. (See: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1284418 for what I tried).

It's just a small issue but I read a lot of articles and my Firefox and computer tend to crash fairly often. Then I lose all the tabs I have open because I'm in Private mode, and can't restore them.

Asked by blackpoppy 5 hours ago

Ebay.com does not show up in html it shows up as a txt file with txt links.

Please tell me how to fix ebay.com so it shows up in html. I don't know why that site is the only one that does that but it's strange and unusable like that. thank you! … (read more)

Please tell me how to fix ebay.com so it shows up in html. I don't know why that site is the only one that does that but it's strange and unusable like that.

thank you!

Asked by donna23 4 days ago

Last reply by donna23 6 hours ago

Edge and Bing are blocking my Web Browser choice

I have just purchased a new lap top and while setting up my Default Web Browser I find that I can not change is as there is not option for this? even when I go through al… (read more)

I have just purchased a new lap top and while setting up my Default Web Browser I find that I can not change is as there is not option for this? even when I go through all the Tech stuff on EDGE in settings - advaced setting I still can not put in what default browser I would like to use! (I am definantly Pinged-Off about this communistic move) I have read that The FORCED subugation of my new computer by Bing and Edge is so Miss Cortaina can irritated my with suggestions thinking she 'Kinows' what I need better than me! I'm so mad... So Techy peeps out there how do we regain our choice and independance back from Microsoft and allow us to choose to download what ever browser we so choose tooooo!...

Looking forward to some step by step help...

smiles H

Asked by Heidi's FireFox 7 hours ago

Sync Account

I have been a firefox user for decades (literally). When you came up with the sync option, I did not store the 10 digit code... and at some point, a very long time after… (read more)

I have been a firefox user for decades (literally). When you came up with the sync option, I did not store the 10 digit code... and at some point, a very long time after I joined the sync option, I lost the phone. I am not able to log in now with my user and am asking for any favour absolutely that you can do to get me back into sync with my original user ... bkisia@gmail.com.

Please, please, please. I am aware there are issues with this request, but this is the user I prefer because I receive all my emails here. Please.

bkisia@gmail.com

Asked by Bradley Kisia 7 hours ago

Firefox 79.0 Won't Open Any Page

I'm on Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon. Just upgraded to Firefox 79.0 Firefox opens no problem. I start to type in a url and it shows autocompletions like normal, but when I press… (read more)

I'm on Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon. Just upgraded to Firefox 79.0

Firefox opens no problem. I start to type in a url and it shows autocompletions like normal, but when I press enter, nothing happens. No processing indicator, just white screen. The same happens for `about` pages like about:config.

If I open a new tab or (private) window, I get the "Firefox has been updated in the background" message with the button to restart. Click it and it restarts in the same state.

I've double checked that when it closes, there are no firefox processes running.

Everything behaves the same if I start it from the command line with "firefox --safe-mode".

When started from the command line there is a slew of this error:

      1. !!! [Parent][MessageChannel] Error: (msgtype=0x390132,name=PContent::Msg_AsyncMessage) Channel error: cannot send/recv

Help?

Asked by shaav1 1 day ago

Last reply by shaav1 9 hours ago

Pocket-free build of firefox

Is there a pocket-free build of firefox available for download? Before you say, you can just disable it, I already have. In addition to that I've blocked the update/api… (read more)

Is there a pocket-free build of firefox available for download? Before you say, you can just disable it, I already have. In addition to that I've blocked the update/api url as well. I want it removed completely, I strong feel mozilla should make it opt-in or provide a pocket free build.

I was thinking perhaps there is a regulatory constraint on of the builds here that I could install, then change back to english?

https://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/releases/79.0/linux-x86_64/

Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by jason65 10 hours ago

Microsoft Edge

I recently installed Firefox as my default browser on my laptop with windows 10. When I try to download an svg file to my computer, it comes in as a Microsoft Edge HTML D… (read more)

I recently installed Firefox as my default browser on my laptop with windows 10. When I try to download an svg file to my computer, it comes in as a Microsoft Edge HTML Document that isn't compatible to my Silhouette Crafting Program. It doesn't give me an option to download from Firefox. I changed to Firefox to get away from Microsoft Edge. I don't know where to find any settings to correct this? What do I need to do? TIA

Asked by kdhudson75 11 hours ago

Access To Website Blocked on EBay

После чистой установки последней версии Firefox 79.0 я не могу зайти в свой аккаунт на Ebay. После ввода логина и пароля получаю сообщение: Access To Website Blocked . С … (read more)

После чистой установки последней версии Firefox 79.0 я не могу зайти в свой аккаунт на Ebay. После ввода логина и пароля получаю сообщение: Access To Website Blocked . С другими браузерами: Chrome, Opera, - такой проблемы нет. Дополнения не устанавливал, куки и кэш вычищены неоднократно после каждой попытки. OS: WIN7 64

Asked by alexterus 16 hours ago

Last reply by alexterus 12 hours ago

Ebay Pages not loading/displaying correctly Please Help

While working with my listings on ebay all ebay pages just stopped displaying properly. I hope someone can solve this for me, can't live with out Firefox ! Here is a scre… (read more)

While working with my listings on ebay all ebay pages just stopped displaying properly. I hope someone can solve this for me, can't live with out Firefox ! Here is a screen shot: ok that doesn't work... would be nice to be able to share that way  ;)

OK so my whole ebay pages display like this I can't do anything like sign in, browse, etc etc

Home Saved Motors Parts & Accessories

   All Parts & Accessories
   Car & Truck Parts
   Motorcycle Parts
   Automotive Tools & Supplies
   Apparel & Merchandise
   Motors Deals
   My Garage

Vehicles

   Cars & Trucks
   Classics
   Motorcycles
   Powersports
   RVs & Campers
   Trailers & Other Vehicles
   Boats

Fashion Top Categories

   Women's Clothing
   Women's Shoes
   Men's Clothing
   Men's Shoes

Asked by chunter2 1 week ago

Last reply by chunter2 16 hours ago

Gnome extension

I just can't seem to get the gnome extension to work. When I use GE in Chrome, it works perfect. The feature I can't seem to get working is when you select an extension i… (read more)

I just can't seem to get the gnome extension to work. When I use GE in Chrome, it works perfect. The feature I can't seem to get working is when you select an extension it won't give you the option to turn it on. I've tried everything that was suggested but it still doesn't work. Any ideas/suggestions ?

Thanks, Bruce

Asked by eipapp6 1 day ago

Last reply by eipapp6 19 hours ago

Firefox 79, youtube problem

Hello, I was wondering if anyone have any solution on how to fix this problem. When I go to youtube and click on any video it comes up with a page the says: "Sorry for t… (read more)

Hello, I was wondering if anyone have any solution on how to fix this problem. When I go to youtube and click on any video it comes up with a page the says: "Sorry for the interruption. We have been receiving a large volume of requests from your network. To continue with your YouTube experience, please fill out the form below."

I did not have this problem, before a few days ago. It is specific to only two computers my productive and gaming rig. Both are differing hardware and software running on them among with no common thread. I've tried other browsers on both, Chrome and Edge. Both works, among have troubleshoot my network with a laptop and a spare hardware test bed system that connected with no problem. Among other devices like a mobile phone using the website and app and streaming devices like an appletv and roku among baked in streaming interfaces on a streaming TV no problem.

Have also put noted computers on both the network by themselves individually with same results eliminating other devices that may be trying to connect to youtube.

I have also done the following to try and troubleshoot the problem as well: 1 - restarted firefox into safe mode 2 - reinstalled firefox with importing existing profiles and newly created profiles with a clean install 3 - created just new profile for firefox 4 - done the normal troubleshooting steps, clear out cache and cookies, history, saved data and so on. Among have done both virus and maleware sweeps on both computers using both the same and differing scanners to see if something comes up. Nothing on both scan of both systems. 5 - Reset modem and router no difference in result. Among plugged systems directly into the modem with same results as well.

Outside of a clean install of windows, these are the things I have done among other suggestions I have come upon like changing DNS servers. I have not contact my ISP due to I feel this is a firefox issue since it only effect these two systems and no other ones.

edited for formatting

Asked by Angelus 23 hours ago