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Help! Need to move Bookmarks, Extensions & Add-Ons to another Mac

My present iMac is failing rapidly and I will be replacing it with a new Mac very. I do not have a Time Machine backup. The only info I really need is how to copy off, to… (read more)

My present iMac is failing rapidly and I will be replacing it with a new Mac very. I do not have a Time Machine backup. The only info I really need is how to copy off, to an external drive, all the bookmarks and bookmark structure), extensions, and add-ons I have added to Firefox, and then add them to Firefox on my future Mac.

Do I just copy the Firefox app to the external drive? I looked in the Macs' base system Library and Preferences, and in my User files, but I do not see anything related to Firefox.

My old (current) and failing Mac is running the latest version of Catalina,

Thanks for any info!

Asked by fastdude 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Firefox 77 opens to newtab page instead of homepage

When opening firefox it opens to newtab instead of my homepage which is Yahoo. If I click on the home button it will go to my homepage but I shouldn't have to do that eve… (read more)

When opening firefox it opens to newtab instead of my homepage which is Yahoo. If I click on the home button it will go to my homepage but I shouldn't have to do that every time. I have cleared the cache and it will work once or twice only then back to the newtab page.

Asked by densyl93 1 year ago

Answered by densyl93 1 year ago

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Firefox Scroll bug

There appears to be a bug in Firefox when I use this website, https://www.ourguide.com.au/tv_guide.php?r=melbourne&w=now When you scroll down, the headings move right… (read more)

There appears to be a bug in Firefox when I use this website, https://www.ourguide.com.au/tv_guide.php?r=melbourne&w=now

When you scroll down, the headings move right and show above the wrong information, see attached screen shots.

If you use this website on Chrome, you don't get the scroll issue so I think it is either a Firefox bug or something that needs changing in my Firefox settings.

I am running Firefox 77.0.1 (64-bit).

Any help would be appreciated, thanks.

Asked by Hawkeye 1 year ago

Answered by Hawkeye 1 year ago

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Bad Request Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand. Size of a request header field exceeds server limit.

Bad Request Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand. Size of a request header field exceeds server limit. wtf! how does one report this to init … (read more)

Bad Request

Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand. Size of a request header field exceeds server limit.

wtf! how does one report this to init a fix? This is not a community fix. Stuck! No where to go. Sh1t CS!

Asked by John 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Netflix no longer supported [SOLVED]

Hi! Netflix used to work great in Firefox on my Mac OS X 10.11.6 macbook. Now I've been getting an error message saying "Looks like your browser is no longer supported" w… (read more)

Hi! Netflix used to work great in Firefox on my Mac OS X 10.11.6 macbook. Now I've been getting an error message saying "Looks like your browser is no longer supported" when trying to play video on Netflix and it won't play. I noticed that it self-updated a couple times over the last few days but these updates did not solve the problem. I'm hoping that this problem can be fixed so that I can keep watching Netflix on Firefox, as I find Chrome and other browsers are very slow and laggy compared to Firefox. Thanks :)

Asked by teagankelk 11 months ago

Answered by Seburo 11 months ago

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Firefox repeatedly opens with "Sorry, We're having trouble getting your pages back"

This seems like it should be just an annoyance, but it happens every time I open this browser and is really enough for me to move on--especially since this is an ongoing … (read more)

This seems like it should be just an annoyance, but it happens every time I open this browser and is really enough for me to move on--especially since this is an ongoing problem and I see people reporting this problem as long as two years ago. It look like a problem that no one is willing to fix.

Settings:

  • I do not have "restore previous session" so I'm not sure why it is trying to do this
  • I switched "choose what you see when you open your home page" from Firefox home to custom URL -- neither of those options helped.
  • My privacy settings are set to "delete cookies and site data" on exit.

Would also appreciate some suggestions on which browser to use next.

Thanks

Asked by misc10 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Suddenly problems of seeing a mp4-video

Hi. I had been able seeing lots my own mp4-video which has been uploaded years ago. Not all, - but some of my videos now show a black window, - only able to hear the… (read more)

Hi. I had been able seeing lots my own mp4-video which has been uploaded years ago. Not all,

 -  but some of my videos now show a black window,  -  only able to hear the sound-track

www.birkevang.info/Video/England.mp4 show black window but www.birkevang.info/Video/Portugal.mp4 is ok

(If I download the 'black' video from Birkevang-homepage using FTP - the video is still ok on my own PC.)

Mysterious ! (Someone: Mozilla-Windows-xxx- may be had made an update some days/weeks ago  ??)

Asked by steen.billenstein 1 year ago

Answered by AMAN ARYAN 1 year ago

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How do I stop firefox from suggesting an email/login form?

I do not have any emails or logins saved onto firefox yet it still gives me the email or username from a dropdown menu. how can I stop firefox from doing that and delete … (read more)

I do not have any emails or logins saved onto firefox yet it still gives me the email or username from a dropdown menu. how can I stop firefox from doing that and delete said emails/logins?

I am using 77.0.1

Asked by IneedhelpwithFirefox 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Very Sorry to Have to Ask - Disable Cache for Development

I made a mistake and broke my FireFox profile. I made a new profile, then copied 11 files from a backup of my profile into my new profile folder, following these instruc… (read more)

I made a mistake and broke my FireFox profile. I made a new profile, then copied 11 files from a backup of my profile into my new profile folder, following these instructions https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/recovering-important-data-from-an-old-profile

Most things came right back, that is very nice.

I am not certain if browser cache is disabled, which is necessary to avoid insanity while making changes to websites, which is what I do all the time. My mental defects did not prevent me finding thousands of web pages explaining how to complete this task. However, my mental defects prevented me finding any explanation created since the formation of the internet (I am estimating the internet first formed in 2008, because the dates of the answers I found indicated as such (anything before 2013 is basically the same as 2008 for internet purposes). And so, I am here to beg a moment of your time to help me resolve this risk to my mental health which will be extremely serious if caching does not discontinue its anti-social activities.

LEST YOU THINK I AM HELPLESS I found my way to about:config, entered cache into the search and up came about eighty various cache, assundry and other forms of affiliated/associated items. The list is diverse, but every item on the list has one very special thing in common with all the others, and as a group, they achieve an astonishing feat.

WHAT THESE configs HAVE IN COMMON All eighty configs produce by the procedures above have the letters c-a-c-h-e somewhere within them in that precise sequence, with no intervening or otherwise contrary letterizations.

THEIR COLLECTIVE FEAT They manage to organize themselves to perfection, including among them every single config containing the letters c-a-c-h-e in that exact order. No slackers calling in with covid or excuses of dogs eating their homework, all do their part in the roll call when its taken this way. This kind of character is exemplary and inspiring.

THE PROBLEM I attempted to calculate how many combinations of values these eighty configs can have. I got as far as determining a penny for each combination would amount to more than 400 times the gross product of economic activity since the dawn of recorded history.

STRATEGY Since trying every combination is too time consuming, my goal is to go straight to the correct config adjustment to send the cache away.

HYPOTHESIS Changing the last item on the list, marked 'cache' from TRUE to FALSE will produce the cacheless experience I must achieve in order to not impersonate a Molotov Cocktail.

The attached image shows what I have in mind. I am going ahead with experiements, but my hope is someone with knowledge will help click this thing in the way it should go.

Asked by Carla Rogers 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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I cant turn off "Try Searching For" drop down on Google home page.

I use Google Home page. Recently, some stupid "Try Searching For" drop down box opens every time I go to Search bar!! I've clicked off everything I can find in indexes. H… (read more)

I use Google Home page. Recently, some stupid "Try Searching For" drop down box opens every time I go to Search bar!! I've clicked off everything I can find in indexes. How do I get rid of this nuisance 'help'.

Asked by gETo 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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PDFs print small in Firefox, works fine in Chrome

Suddenly last week my PDFs started printing much smaller than normal. A letter size page prints about 6x9 instead of 8.5 x 11. Today I discovered that the same pages prin… (read more)

Suddenly last week my PDFs started printing much smaller than normal. A letter size page prints about 6x9 instead of 8.5 x 11. Today I discovered that the same pages print fine in Chrome. Is there a known issue printing PDF files in Firefox? Is it being worked on? I love the browser and I refuse to use Chrome, but this is a big problem.

Asked by liz15 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Automatic Translation of webpages

FoxLingo seems to answer my problem of getting automatic page translation but it does not seem available. I have tried both ImTanslator and Page Translator Revised. They … (read more)

FoxLingo seems to answer my problem of getting automatic page translation but it does not seem available. I have tried both ImTanslator and Page Translator Revised. They both corrupt the page they translate and page links fail.

Is their an Automatic Translator of webpages that works as well as Google?

Asked by DavesFireFox 1 year ago

Answered by Jeff Grossman 1 year ago

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Firefox not displaying icons on some webpages correctly like magnifying glass icons?

Hello, I have a weird issue with firefox, it shows icons incorrectly on some webpages like magnifying glass icons and arrows, but it shows text instead of icons. a wron… (read more)

Hello,

I have a weird issue with firefox, it shows icons incorrectly on some webpages like magnifying glass icons and arrows, but it shows text instead of icons. a wrong image. a correct image.

Asked by speedery 1 year ago

Answered by ARMAN KHAN 1 year ago

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How to store payment methods in Firefox?

I would like to preload / edit saved payment methods in Firefox. I checked the box to save them. I tried to import them from Chrome. I'm spoiled by Chrome making it so e… (read more)

I would like to preload / edit saved payment methods in Firefox. I checked the box to save them. I tried to import them from Chrome.

I'm spoiled by Chrome making it so easy to do online payments. All I need is the CVC, Chrome remembers the 16 digit card number and expiration date.

I've been using Firefox a lot more because Chrome is such a memory hog. But when I want to make an online payment, I open Chrome.

If I could just do a work session and load all of my cards into Firefox. I would be happy.

Asked by Peter 1 year ago

Answered by the-edmeister 1 year ago

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Some images fail to display.

Curious if anyone else has seen this. Within the last few days I have encountered a problem with images not being displayed. The most recent incident is an HTML-formatted… (read more)

Curious if anyone else has seen this. Within the last few days I have encountered a problem with images not being displayed. The most recent incident is an HTML-formatted e-mail being displayed in the Comcast web mail interface. If I right-click on the space for the image and select View Image Info, the pop-up also fails to display the image, but if I copy the image location into the address bar of an empty Firefox window and hit Enter, the image displays correctly.

This happens infrequently, and I haven't been able to find anything that connects the occurrences. Nothing that appears related in the web console.

Running Firefox 77.0.1 on Ubuntu 18.04.

Asked by Darrell 1 year ago

Answered by Darrell 1 year ago

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Firefox doesn't display my local HTML web site properly?

Hello, I saved a page as html (complete) but when I tried to display html in firefox look like in attached. I open the file with Dreamweaver. It display properly but file… (read more)

Hello, I saved a page as html (complete) but when I tried to display html in firefox look like in attached. I open the file with Dreamweaver. It display properly but file size is very high. For that I want to display with firefox. Can you help me?

Asked by Ibrahim 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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I lost bookmarks and user passes after firefox update

I lost bookmarks and user passes after firefox update. new version of firefox is 77.0.1 (64-bit) I read the related questions but did not understand how I could recover.… (read more)

I lost bookmarks and user passes after firefox update. new version of firefox is 77.0.1 (64-bit) I read the related questions but did not understand how I could recover. and attached pictures of my profile.

Asked by hsamadzadeh 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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FF Browser won't reflect changes made in html file

I am running a web site and just ran into a very disturbing problem. My code won't refresh in firefox browser, but do refresh in Google Chrome. The thing is, I have add… (read more)

I am running a web site and just ran into a very disturbing problem. My code won't refresh in firefox browser, but do refresh in Google Chrome.

The thing is, I have added
tags in <body>tag and also added <script>tag in <head> tag.

When I load my page, it still displays the old html. I checked the source file in Chrome and yes, the source file is correct. However, the source file in Firefox still displays the old file(i.e. with no additional divs and script tags). The weird thing is that Network Monitor in Firefox developer tools shows status 200 for the html file, and headers in the details pane shows old info for "last modified file" in response Headers section.

I know refreshing browse setting, clearing cashes, openning the website with private browsing window, or newly reinstalling firefox browser, would solve the problem, but that is not what I want to know.

The difference between Firefox and Google Chrome:

Google Chrome instantly reflects the revised html file just after uploading a molified html file.

Firefox doesn't do that even if I close all tabs and quit firefox then reopen firefox and visit the webpage and repeat this processes multiple times.

My question is, how can I make it refresh the latest html file in users Firefox browsers, without asking users to refresh browser settings. I mean, how can I modify html code, htaccess code or anything to solve that issue?

Any ideas?


Firefox version 77.0.1(64bit)

Asked by deprog.m.test 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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URL bar background color Change CSS????

I tried all these below and none work urlbar[breakout][breakout-extend] {background: black !important;} urlbar[breakout]{background: black !important;} urlbar{backgro… (read more)

I tried all these below and none work


  1. urlbar[breakout][breakout-extend] {background: black !important;}
  1. urlbar[breakout]{background: black !important;}
  1. urlbar{background: black !important;}

.urlbar{background: black !important;}

.urlbarview{background: black !important;}

root {--mbarstyler-match-background-color: black; /* [0.0,0.05,0.1] */ }
root {--mbarstyler-match-background: black; /* [0.0,0.05,0.1] */ }
  1. urlbar[breakout][breakout-extend] > #urlbar-background { color: black !important; }


/* Megabar background */

.urlbarView.megabar{

background-color: black !important;

}

Asked by carbonfiber248 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago