Scanning

I used to scan prints on my Brother printer/scanner (MFC-9330CDW) and download them to folders on my computer. In the past I was able to download the scans (pdfs) to any… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I used to scan prints on my Brother printer/scanner (MFC-9330CDW) and download them to folders on my computer. In the past I was able to download the scans (pdfs) to any folder on my desktop. Now I am unable to do that. I would like to be able to correct that issue, because I use the scanning to save printed references for genealogical research. Please let me know how to get it back to the way it was, it is too complex and cumbersome the way it is now. Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.

Gefragt von wrbyrne vor 13 Stunden

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FIREFOX 75 UPDATE: How to change internet address bar dropdown to display most visited sites?

How to change the browser.urlbar.maxRichResults in about:config to display more recently viewed websites in the drop-down list in the address bar after Firefox 75 update?… (Lesen Sie mehr)

How to change the browser.urlbar.maxRichResults in about:config to display more recently viewed websites in the drop-down list in the address bar after Firefox 75 update? I only see 6 results when I had it set to about 20 before.

I have gone to browser.urlbar.openViewOnFocus and changed that setting to False thinking that would help but all that has done is eliminated the entire drop-down list altogether when the address bar is clicked.

I checked my browsing privacy options in the settings menu within Firefox and it appears everything remains exactly as before, prior to update. Maybe there is some special combo of settings and about:config options that can bring the drop-down menu back that I enjoyed so much prior to update version 75.

Any recommendations?

Gefragt von Lucardy vor 2 Monaten

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unable to add att.net email account

I have 3 ATT.net email accounts. They work on android devices and Firefox. 2 have been in use for years on Thunderbird. The third is fairly new and get error message when… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I have 3 ATT.net email accounts. They work on android devices and Firefox. 2 have been in use for years on Thunderbird. The third is fairly new and get error message when trying to add to Thunderbird. (Unable to log in at server. Probably wrong configuration, username or password). I know the username and password are correct. The configuration is the default pop3 settings (same as other ATT.net accounts on Thunderbird). What is the hangup?

Gefragt von john.larribeau vor 3 Stunden

Can't use non-default sound output device for google meet calls

I can't change output device in GoogleMeet. FF just uses the system default device though I have several. I found a report https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I can't change output device in GoogleMeet. FF just uses the system default device though I have several.

I found a report https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1473070 It perfectly describes my situation and it was closed due to closure of https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=934425

I guess the problem had to be solved 2 years ago, but I still encounter it.

Did I miss something? Should I somehow additionally configure my FF?


I'm using FF 78.0.2 Win 10 1909

Gefragt von lucky555strike vor 5 Stunden

Why Am I Unable to Make Calls on Computer From Google Hangouts in Firefox 78.0.1?

I'm having a problem making outgoing phone calls from Google Hangouts from my Firefox 78.0.1 browser on my Mac running OS 10.13.6 High Sierra. Can anyone tell me what to … (Lesen Sie mehr)

I'm having a problem making outgoing phone calls from Google Hangouts from my Firefox 78.0.1 browser on my Mac running OS 10.13.6 High Sierra. Can anyone tell me what to do to get this working? Every once in a while it works, but most of the time it will not. I have the same issue when I try doing it via Chat out of my Gmail account.

What happens is that when I execute to dial the number, the dialer pops up and instantly closes, and the call does not go through. That dialer will not stay open, and it must forthe call to work. This happens whether I try to use it online from https://hangouts.google.com/ or out of a Gmail e-mail account via Google Chat, which is included in the e-mail account.

I prefer to use Firefox rather than Google Chrome. But in testing, I find I can make outgoing calls from Chrome.

Once in a while, this works. In my Google search, I did find one assertion that it no longer will work out of Firefox because Firefox has stopped supporting plug ins (I had no idea -- then Flash also should not work, but it does, I can watch flash videos, so I'm doubtful plugin support is the issue).

Yet, I do find that Firefox actually offers a Google Hangouts add on! I don't see how that could be if it can't be supported for lack of a plugin. I installed that, closed and reopened Firefox, and tried to dial out of it. Same problem, dialer flashed open and closed, it did not dial out.

Again, I note, sometimes, rarely it seems, it will work. It should not do even that if it requires a plugin that is not there. I didn't see anything in settings that I would expect could be related.

I also note, I have tested it on a Windows 10 laptop, again out of the current Firefox, and same issue. So it doesn't appear the problem is necessarily linked to my Mac, its linked to Firefox. I suspect Firefox will have to do something to be compatible with Google Hangouts and Google Chat.

Gefragt von hangouts1004 vor 1 Tag

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Disable Drop Down menue of Search engines, in search box

I have checked this problem in the forum and the answers are all 3 years old and the about:config no longer contains the items they say to fix as described. When I click … (Lesen Sie mehr)

I have checked this problem in the forum and the answers are all 3 years old and the about:config no longer contains the items they say to fix as described.

When I click in the search box to start to type a search, a drop down menu appears showing several other search engines. All of which I removed as alternates in the "One Click" search engine Options.

I do not want Firefox offering anyone an option to use another Search engine.

Can this drop down menu be disabled ?

The forum solution fixes, for this situation, no longer apply to the current version of Firefox

Thanks

John

Gefragt von Fallonjd vor 6 Stunden

Pest screens on restart after Firefox updates

When a routine Firefox update happens on the first restart I will get "pest" screens, a browser tab, one in particular is for Ant video downloader but there are others, a… (Lesen Sie mehr)

When a routine Firefox update happens on the first restart I will get "pest" screens, a browser tab, one in particular is for Ant video downloader but there are others, all related to add-ons I have installed. These are a pain in their own right but they also stop Restore Previous Session from working.

How can I defeat these screens?

Gefragt von foot vor 6 Stunden

Sharepoint opening only in Read Only Mode for excel/word docs

I am using latest version of Firefox on Windows 10 machine. We use sharepoint to store files...I am not able to checkout any files using firefox browser. It works with Ed… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I am using latest version of Firefox on Windows 10 machine. We use sharepoint to store files...I am not able to checkout any files using firefox browser. It works with Edge, Chrome and IE ofcourse. Is there any setting I need to configure to make this happen?

Everytime I open a file from SHarepoint, it opens in Read Only mode. If I do the same using edge/chrome/IE, the file opens in excel/word with a checkout button on the ribbon on top. However this option is not visible when using firefox. Please help

Gefragt von popeye1982in vor 9 Stunden

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Qlik sense Hub is not accessible in Mozilla Firefox

Hello All, In our firm we are using Qlik sense application and most of the users are using Mozilla Firefox as a primary browser for accessing the Qlik sense hub. while ac… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Hello All,

In our firm we are using Qlik sense application and most of the users are using Mozilla Firefox as a primary browser for accessing the Qlik sense hub.

while accessing the Qlik sense hub via Firefox is not working well it through s an error.

But the same Qlik sense hub URL working fine in chrome, IE and edge browser without any issues.

Kindly help on this issue. Is there is any constraint for accessing the Qlik sense hub in Firefox?

Regards, Praveen

Gefragt von loyolites18 vor 6 Stunden

Firefox 78.0.2 broke Spectrum TV

https://watch.spectrum.net used to be in Flash but has recently dropped it. It was working absolutely fine until I restarted my computer about an hour ago and now it no l… (Lesen Sie mehr)

https://watch.spectrum.net used to be in Flash but has recently dropped it. It was working absolutely fine until I restarted my computer about an hour ago and now it no longer works in Firefox. I picture is worth a thousand words so I will let it describe but I would fail at.

Gefragt von D. Drake vor 6 Stunden

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H.265 Support for Firefox

I find myself facing a real dillema, I prefer to use Firefox for most things however, due to the fact that Firefox does not support H.265 and has instead opted to only su… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I find myself facing a real dillema, I prefer to use Firefox for most things however, due to the fact that Firefox does not support H.265 and has instead opted to only support AVI video I cannot use it to manage the massive fleet of Security Cameras I manage. I am stuck using IE or Edge both of which are garbage. Along with that Chrome also has decided to only support AVI so that is worthless as well. In our modern era of technology I find it morally repugnant that a company like Firefox would turn their back on their loyal users. Could someone please explain to why Firefox cannot even implement an add-on that would allow use of the built in hardware decoder if supported on your computer like IE/Edge are capable of doing? I just don't understand why Firefox insists on copying Chrome rather than being their own independent company, especially when Chrome has worked their way into almost a monopoly status, and even if Chrome is not a monopoly every other browser now seems to just be a spin off of Chrome. I would imagine that Firefox would want to support as much as possible and not dictate to the world like Google has decided to do. Really starting to lose faith in Firefox's ability to be their own company.

Gefragt von dwright4 vor 9 Stunden

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Recover user data missing after Firefox update

After updating to the latest Firefox version, Firefox messed up my older version and I couldn't recover my previous settings and quite a lot of passwords. It is very tedi… (Lesen Sie mehr)

After updating to the latest Firefox version, Firefox messed up my older version and I couldn't recover my previous settings and quite a lot of passwords. It is very tedious to go through the whole rigmarole again. Will I recover my old settings and passwords if I reset to the previous running version? Thanks and cheers.

Gefragt von jalnet1 vor 2 Tagen

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How to really stop autoplaying videos

I can't stop autoplaying videos in FF77. I disabled them in the options, and also set media.autoplay.blocking_policy = 2 and the videos still play automatically after re… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I can't stop autoplaying videos in FF77. I disabled them in the options, and also set

media.autoplay.blocking_policy = 2

and the videos still play automatically after restarting FF.

Gefragt von useruser vor 5 Tagen

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italic font not displaying (I have proofs!)

Hi everyone, I am working on linux Ubuntu 8.3.0, with the last version of Firefox 68.10.0esr-1. It seems that the italic fonts are not displayed on my Firefox browser. I… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Hi everyone,

I am working on linux Ubuntu 8.3.0, with the last version of Firefox 68.10.0esr-1.

It seems that the italic fonts are not displayed on my Firefox browser. I have made a test with another browser and the italics font are displayed (picture attached). I have already tried to re-start, re-install, etc...

Any idea of what could be the problem?

Cheers,

Thibauld

Gefragt von thibauld_michel vor 6 Stunden

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DIfferent bookmark toolbars on each device with Sync?

I'm syncing my profile to a mobile device and for privacy reasons, I'd prefer not to use my usual bookmarks toolbar from home. I don't want to disable it either, I just w… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I'm syncing my profile to a mobile device and for privacy reasons, I'd prefer not to use my usual bookmarks toolbar from home. I don't want to disable it either, I just want it reduced to a smaller number of bookmarks. Any ideas on how to accomplish this?

Gefragt von Firefox auf Firebox vor 8 Stunden

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Horizontal scroll bar has gone awol

I lost the horizontal scroll bar a few days ago, i.e. some time after the last update. I don't know what I did. I have Firefox 78.0.1 on Windows 10. I can still scroll us… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I lost the horizontal scroll bar a few days ago, i.e. some time after the last update. I don't know what I did. I have Firefox 78.0.1 on Windows 10. I can still scroll using the left and right arrow keys but using the mouse is much easier. I still have a vertical scroll bar and can still use the mouse to scroll vertically.

Gefragt von msturdy77 vor 9 Stunden

Can't retrieve Passwords after new upgrade of browser

I was upgraded to the latest version and since then I can not retrieve ANY of my old/current passwords. I have to log in each password to use sites and when I try to look… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I was upgraded to the latest version and since then I can not retrieve ANY of my old/current passwords. I have to log in each password to use sites and when I try to look at the LOCKWISE page it is empty. I did not have a master password set prior to this upgrade so when I tried to change to a new password it does not allow me to change it.

WHAT THE HECK IS GOING ON?

I know the passwords are there but why is Firefox doing this?

Gefragt von nriquelovesacting vor 9 Stunden

Firefox 78.0.1 does not remove closed pages from memory - lags and high RAM usage

After updating from 77 (I think it was 77.0.2?) to 78.0.1 I started noticing terrible firefox performance after a few minutes of browsing. My standard browsing habit cons… (Lesen Sie mehr)

After updating from 77 (I think it was 77.0.2?) to 78.0.1 I started noticing terrible firefox performance after a few minutes of browsing. My standard browsing habit consists of launching browser with 1 pinned tab and 1 home page (so 2 tabs only), then opening 5-10 tabs from my bookmarks, checking pages then closing them and leaving only 1 pinned page open. In firefox 78.0.1 after doing this (opening and then closing multiple tabs "to the right" using new context menu added in 78) my ram usage does not drop. It goes from 2.4GB (system only usage) to 5.0GB and does not drop after closing tabs. However when I open 10-20 tabs again RAM usage does not rise (maybe slightly, like 5.3GB). So it looks like firefox has multiple tabs stored in ram and opening new tabs just rewrites that memory instead of allocating new one. I have 8GB of ram so 3GB of usage from 1 open tab is crazy. I think it was 500-900MB before. I also have terrible lags because of this - browser hangs up every few seconds for few seconds. I had trouble writing this post with 2 tabs open because of 3.3GB ram usage! Restarting browser helps - ram uasge rises from 2.4GB to 3.2GB only (800MB for 2 tabs) but every new opened and closed tab seems to stay in memory. For example if I open 10 more tabs except for 2 that always open so I have 12 tabs I have 3.6GB memory usage. After I close them it slowly drops to 3.5GB instead of returning to 3.2GB. It does not matter how I close tabs - using right click context menu (close other tabs, close tabs to the right), using X on tabs, or using add-on to close all tabs except for pinned ones. They always remain in memory somehow. PLS fix this ASAP.

P.S. I also tried checking about:performance menu but there is nothing interesting here. It says that 2 opened tabs and addons use 100MB of memory which is not true because browser at this moment uses 1060MB.

Update 1: I also tested safe mode. 3,4GB of PC RAM usage on firefox safe mode start. Opened few tabs, ram usage goes to 4.2GB. After closing all tabs except for 1 ram usage start to SLOWLY decrease but it stops at 3,7GB. Ram usage drop was really slow like 10-30 seconds. It should be instant after closing tabs.

Gefragt von Piterk vor 5 Tagen

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