Sign up for FireFox forum

How can I sign up for Mozilla (firefox) forum? I have an account, but won't recognize my credentials. They ARE correct. I try to set up a new account and the security que… (Lesen Sie mehr)

How can I sign up for Mozilla (firefox) forum?

I have an account, but won't recognize my credentials. They ARE correct.

I try to set up a new account and the security question "how many letters in Mozilla" doesn't work. The answer is 7, but says it's wrong. WFT?

Help w**********y@gmail.com

Gefragt von fl4321 vor 1 Woche

Letzte Antwort von fl4321 vor 32 Minuten

Firefox not allowing access/connection to certain websites.

Recently, I have been blocked from visiting certain websites by Firefox, which are perfectly fine websites. I have to close out of Firefox and use Safari to connect to th… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Recently, I have been blocked from visiting certain websites by Firefox, which are perfectly fine websites. I have to close out of Firefox and use Safari to connect to these websites. One of the websites is my City of San Bruno website: https://www.onlinebiller.com/sanbruno/index.html.

This is just one of several websites in which I'm told the website there is a potential security issue. Did Not Connect: Potential Security Issue: I copy and pasted the warning below: "Firefox detected a potential security threat and did not continue to www.onlinebiller.com because this website requires a secure connection. What can you do about it? www.onlinebiller.com has a security policy called HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), which means that Firefox can only connect to it securely. You can’t add an exception to visit this site.

The issue is most likely with the website, and there is nothing you can do to resolve it.

If you are on a corporate network or using anti-virus software, you can reach out to the support teams for assistance. You can also notify the website’s administrator about the problem."

I contacted the City of San Bruno and was told it's a browser problem. As I mentioned above I can connect to these sites through Safari with no problem.

Thank You for any explanation/assistance on how to connect to these websites using Firefox.

Gefragt von Clay vor 34 Minuten

calling sidebarAction.open() from tabs.onActivated event

I want wrote extension, that will open sidebar (with bookmarks) on New Tab, and close it on other tabs. I make background script with next content: ``` browser.tabs.onAct… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I want wrote extension, that will open sidebar (with bookmarks) on New Tab, and close it on other tabs.

I make background script with next content: ``` browser.tabs.onActivated.addListener(function(tab){ if(tab.url=="about:newtab") browser.sidebarAction.open() else browser.sidebarAction.close() }) ``` And I get next error in console: `browser.sidebarAction is undefined`

Also I can see here that such actions "can only be called from inside the handler for a user action." Clicking the extension's browser action or page action.

And I want ensure whether tabs.onActivated event is a User action?

And if not, is there any ways or suggestions to go around this limitation?

Gefragt von FeelUs vor 38 Minuten

Importing old firefox data

I have a folder on my desk top that reads "Old Firefox Data". This popped up when a newer version was installed. How can this be imported back into my newer 80.+ version?… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I have a folder on my desk top that reads "Old Firefox Data". This popped up when a newer version was installed. How can this be imported back into my newer 80.+ version? I have lost most history, bookmars, etc.

Gefragt von Garrysch vor 41 Minuten

Firefox on Mac : Files dropped on desktop never go where I want

Hello, I'm posting because I found nothing on the internet about this. When I want to drag and drop a file from Firefox (for example : an image) to my desktop, the file a… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Hello,

I'm posting because I found nothing on the internet about this.

When I want to drag and drop a file from Firefox (for example : an image) to my desktop, the file always get placed somewhere decided by Firefox instead of the place I wanted.

Example : I want to drag and drop an image from Firefox on the bottom left of my screen, and it gets placed on the top right.

This is really annoying because Firefox always decide a different place to put the file, and I always lose time looking for the file on my desktop.

This is the only application that I use that does this.

Is this possible to fix ?

Thank you for helping !

Gefragt von rem5227 vor 1 Stunde

Firefox - Frequent, frustrating hangs and lockups on new PC

I was lucky enough to be able to buld a new PC recently, Running Windows 10 Pro on a AMD Ryzen 9 5900X rig, Asus Crosshair VII Hero motherboard and 32gb of RAM. Nvidia Gf… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I was lucky enough to be able to buld a new PC recently, Running Windows 10 Pro on a AMD Ryzen 9 5900X rig, Asus Crosshair VII Hero motherboard and 32gb of RAM. Nvidia Gforce 1070 GPU (stand in until I can get better in the new year) Should easily be enough to run Firefox right? Apparently not.

Performance in Firefox is little better than it was on my old rig, (which was still lousy). The browser constantly freezes and locks up, not responding at all to mouse clicks between tabs or on the page. It is especially common when a website opens a file requester, such as when I'm working on my website in Wordpress, but it also happens when working with downloads or seemingly randomly too (my downloads folder is on the C drive and always accessble).

I've tried disabling all plugins (I only have 3, Privacy Badger, Facebook container and Sticky Password), I don't see what point there is in resetting the profile as I only got this computer 3 days ago.

Regards software that might conflict, I run Malwarebytes anti-malware and DisplayFusion but I've tried disabling the latter and still no joy.

I really don't want to Chrome but it's leaving me little choice here. Is there anything else I can try? Thunderbird on the same PC works perfectly.

Gefragt von matthewab20011 vor 1 Stunde

MightyText Add-in

I just recently started using Firefox. I use a text program - MightyText - on my computer. In Chrome I can send pages via text, but I cannot find the add-in for Firefox… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I just recently started using Firefox. I use a text program - MightyText - on my computer. In Chrome I can send pages via text, but I cannot find the add-in for Firefox.

Gefragt von crossbow1959 vor 1 Stunde

Keyboard not working in tablet mode

I just installed the latest version of firefox (83.0)(64-bit). now when I use my MS surface in tablet mode, the virtual keyboard pops up for about a second and then disap… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I just installed the latest version of firefox (83.0)(64-bit). now when I use my MS surface in tablet mode, the virtual keyboard pops up for about a second and then disappears. Chrome and edge works ok. just firefox.

Gefragt von roberta5 vor 2 Stunden

Some text is covered with black diamonds and question marks

On FoxNews.com, some articles include a section at the bottom for user comments. First-level comments frequently receive additional second- and third-level comments. Fir… (Lesen Sie mehr)

On FoxNews.com, some articles include a section at the bottom for user comments. First-level comments frequently receive additional second- and third-level comments.

First-level comments are working fine, but lower-level comments are partially obliterated with a string of black diamonds with question marks �?U��N�@?�.

This is not an issue when I use Safari, but it is on Firefox.

Gefragt von Prentice3 vor 1 Woche

Letzte Antwort von Prentice3 vor 2 Stunden

Auto Updates for Enterprises

I am looking for the exact site we need to access to perform auto updates to Firefox DE on Windows 10 64-bit v. 1909. We have numerous security precautions in place and … (Lesen Sie mehr)

I am looking for the exact site we need to access to perform auto updates to Firefox DE on Windows 10 64-bit v. 1909. We have numerous security precautions in place and we currently can't access the auto updates area. Our security does not allow us to open the entire downloads area, so we are looking for the exact URL that is required for auto updates to function. We are also wondering if it is possible to have the auto updates point to a local server. This would allow us to bypass giving the full access to the website URL and just point customers locally within our own environment.

Thanks.

Gefragt von mcorcor1 vor 2 Stunden

Accidentally removed the bookmark star button from address bar- how do I get it back?

I accidentally deleted the Blue start for favorites on the address line. I got it back but it does not recognize any of my previous saved pages. As of now I would have t… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I accidentally deleted the Blue start for favorites on the address line. I got it back but it does not recognize any of my previous saved pages. As of now I would have to re save all my previously saved web sites. Any way I can get back the original blue star and have it show my previously saved pages. Thanks in advance.

NOTE: if you look at the pic you need to X ot of the 1st pic. For some reason it is popping up in front of mine Sry

Gefragt von rfc716 vor 3 Stunden

Volunteer signature?

I have classmates and co-workers who are trying to volunteer but would need an approved signature to sign on the volunteer document is that possible to get an E-Signiture… (Lesen Sie mehr)

I have classmates and co-workers who are trying to volunteer but would need an approved signature to sign on the volunteer document is that possible to get an E-Signiture on our document?

Gefragt von albertoj0320 vor 4 Stunden

Can not open some website with firefox and without any additional error information shown

Hi, Today, i found i can not access some websites, and Firefox didn't provide any specific error message like error code etc...(both firefox developer tools and error pag… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Hi, Today, i found i can not access some websites, and Firefox didn't provide any specific error message like error code etc...(both firefox developer tools and error page itself). Please help me troubleshoot this problem, thanks. Screenshots are attached below.

PS: 1.Using windows defender only(and without any intercept log) 2.Not work on new profile either 3.Other browsers work without any problem.

Gefragt von ovearj vor 5 Stunden

Full version of Google Maps (?force=webgl) not working on Firefox 83.0 in Ubuntu 20.04.1

Only very recently (last 1-2 weeks?) I've noticed that Google Maps refuses to open the full version in Firefox. I have FF 83.0 in Ubuntu 20.04.1. You can (try to) force t… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Only very recently (last 1-2 weeks?) I've noticed that Google Maps refuses to open the full version in Firefox. I have FF 83.0 in Ubuntu 20.04.1.

You can (try to) force the full version to load with this URL: https://www.google.com/maps?force=webgl

But if I go to that address, a known message pops up at the bottom: "We’re sorry, only the lite mode of the new Google Maps is available at this time."

Same happens in a private window.

If I open it in Chrome browser in Linux, it loads fine.


I suspect this is a Google issue or choice to limit the functionality, but just want to check if other Linux Firefox users are seeing this??

If not, any suggestions for something to try? Like I said, it only became a thing very recently.


Thank you!

Gefragt von leka0024 vor 5 Stunden

Firefox ignores installed Fonts (OpenDyslexic) after update (Mac)

Hi, after an update Firefox doesn't list Fonts I used to use on all websites. Firefox: 83.0 MacOs 10.13.6 Usually the fonts are installed under /Users/myUser/Library/F… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Hi,

after an update Firefox doesn't list Fonts I used to use on all websites.

Firefox: 83.0 MacOs 10.13.6

Usually the fonts are installed under /Users/myUser/Library/Fonts and FF respected those and I was able to choose them from the drop down list. I already tried to install the fonts system-wide (/Library/Fonts) but still no luck, which is unfortunate, because I am dyslexic and those fonts actually make a huge difference for me. FontBook lists them perfectly.

Regards, Michael

Edit: Fresh profile saved the day. Do not know how to delete the question, though.

Gefragt von welt.michael vor 5 Stunden

Firefox loses it's scroll position when using middle button auto scroll

Currently on Firefox 83.0 Windows. This specific problem started about 2 versions ago. I thought for certain it would be fixed in a release but has not. It is serious eno… (Lesen Sie mehr)

Currently on Firefox 83.0 Windows. This specific problem started about 2 versions ago. I thought for certain it would be fixed in a release but has not. It is serious enough that after decades of Firefox I am considering moving on. Situation: When scanning a long site like Feedly, I use the middle button to set auto scroll and start scrolling down, speeding up / slowing down as needed. Previous behavior: When an article appears interesting, I would Left Click the mouse to cancel auto scroll, move the cursor to the article link, click on the article to read. Simple. Problem: When Left Clicking to stop the scroll, Firefox positions the web page much further down the page requiring manual scrolling back to find the article. A SERIOUS usability killer! Testing: Testing in IE 11 and the new Chromium Edge shows correct behavior. Solution: Please restore Previous behavior as described. Priority: Very important

Gefragt von garylaverysr vor 5 Stunden