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Firefox editor autocorrecting <br> to <be>

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When I edit in MediaWiki and Substack, Firefox corrects
to <be>. It drives me INSANE. I can't see any option to autocorrect, or any way of fixing it. What is causing this? Chrome doesn't do it. I don't see any other auto-correct happening.

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Unless there is something special in Firefox for Mac, Firefox doesn't have an automatic autocorrect/text replace/text expand feature. Is it possible that one of your add-ons could be doing it?

You can view, disable, and often change settings for extensions on the Add-ons page. Either:

  • Command+Shift+a (Windows: Ctrl+Shift+a)
  • "3-bar" menu button (or Tools menu) > Add-ons
  • type or paste about:addons in the address bar and press Enter/Return

In the left column of the Add-ons page, click Extensions. On the right side, find the "Manage Your Extensions" heading.

If there is at least one extension before the next heading -- "Recommended Extensions" -- please continue:

Then cast a critical eye over the list below that heading. Any extensions Firefox installs for built-in features are hidden from this page, so everything listed here is your choice (and your responsibility) to manage. Anything that sounds like it could be "fixing" your spelling or grammar?


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Thanks so much for this. It is GRAMMARLY! I disabled that and problem gone away.


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Hopefully they have a way to disable it just for certain kinds of editing or certain sites.


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