Need Changes

Article Visits in last 30 days Comment
How does built-in Phishing and Malware Protection work? 688,764
This article needs to be condensed and linked to other appropriate support articles. Also, update "What happens when a page or file is blocked?" when bug 1068656 is fixed (see discussion).
Add-on signing in Firefox 515,594
This is coming in 43, not 42. The pref is going away except in Dev Edition and Nightly.
Private Browsing - Use Firefox without saving history 200,440
[Fx42] Add note about Tracking Protection in Firefox 42, currently in Beta (see discussion) [Oct 12] add note mentioning tracking protection in beta. [43] tracking protection release
How to set the home page 139,391
needs updated video with yahoo as default
How to download and install Firefox on Windows 138,679
[Nov 3, 2015] Review when Fx 42 is released and, if the firefox/all page includes a "Windows 64-bit" installer, update the note for advanced users (see discussion)
Adobe Flash protected mode in Firefox 112,587
[Fx42] Review needed: Protected mode for 64-bit versions? (see discussion)
How do I tell if my connection to a website is secure? 111,192
[Fx41] New design for site identity in version 41 - see discussion
Use the Java plugin to view interactive content on websites 105,688
[Fx42] add warning that Windows 64-bit Firefox does not recognize this plugin (see discussion)
Adobe Flash plugin has crashed - Prevent it from happening again 105,277
[Fx42] Needs review: Protected mode for 64-bit versions? See discussion.
How to clear the Firefox cache 97,389
[Fx42] "Settings for Clearing History" screenshot needs update: ''Saved Passwords'' under ''Data'' no longer exists, only '''Site Preferences''' remains - see discussion. Also, the Privacy panel is changed in Firefox 42 to include the new "Use Tracking Protection in Private Windows" option so this article could use a new screenshot for that as well.
Settings for privacy, browsing history and do-not-track 87,065
[Fx42] Update screenshot, "Tracking" section for new option, "Use Tracking Protection in Private Windows"
Install an older version of Firefox 78,140
Keep updated when new version is released out every 6 weeks.
Private Browsing on Firefox for Android 56,602
Revisit and mark for L10N in late September
Password manager - Remember, delete and change saved passwords in Firefox 49,926
[42]"Login manager: screenshots, Edit and show all logins in line, Copy/Paste usernames/passwords from the Context menu Migration imports your passwords to Firefox from Windows Chrome and IE; import anytime from the Login Manager"
Use plugins to play audio, video, games and more 43,854
[Fx42] Add note for Windows 64-bit Firefox that only the Flash plugin works. See discussion.
Uninstall Firefox from your computer 32,293
The Uninstall Firefox section could use win10 screenshots.
Play Windows Media files in Firefox with the Windows Media plugin 29,573
[Fx42] Add warning that Windows 64-bit Firefox doesn't recognize this plugin (see discussion)
Firefox menu icon is missing on Android - how to access the menu 21,779
needs technical check
Recover lost or missing Bookmarks 20,123
[IMPROVE] Also investigate mysterious new profile on update.
Use the Silverlight plugin to play audio and video 19,771
[Fx42] Add warning that Windows 64-bit Firefox doesn't recognize this plugin (see discussion)
Use the Adobe Reader plugin to view or download PDF files 17,490
[Fx42] Add warning that Windows 64-bit Firefox doesn't recognize this plugin (see discussion)
How to change your default browser in Windows 10 15,684
Redirect to "Make Firefox your default browser" - see discussion
Use the QuickTime plugin to play audio and video 15,542
Add warnings that 1) QT plugin is unavailable by default on Mac OS X 10.11 and 2) [Fx42] Windows 64-bit Firefox does not recognize this plugin (see discussion)
What is the Mozilla Maintenance Service? 10,119
Review Thunderbird instructions: one "Options" too many? (see discussion)
Unable to install add-ons (extensions or themes) 10,096
Review "Download Error -228" (see discussion).
Firefox repeatedly opens empty tabs or windows after you click on a link 6,870
Needs a Mac screenshot for < 38. Low priority
How to stop Firefox from making automatic connections 5,413
Need more additions? - see discussion
Access Mozilla Services with Firefox Accounts 4,746
[41] mention ability to add a photo to your profile. This doesn't have to be emphasized.
Fix video and audio playback problems on Firefox for Windows 4,274
[42] - We're going to split this up into 3-4 articles so the Firefox team can link to each one in an error message. We decided to go with separate articles instead of show-for so we can make the titles version-specific as well (better SEO). Waiting for Chris to send a first draft in early October.
How do I create a screenshot of my problem? 3,141
Add screenshot instructions for Android and iOS
The thumbnails on the New Tab page are missing - how to get them back 3,086
fx 40 update needed
Display the Thunderbird menus and toolbar 2,815
Needs further polishing before marking for L10N
Use tabs to organize lots of websites in a single window 2,651
[42] - add information about muting audio via the tab.
How to Subscribe to News Feeds and Blogs 2,483
TB specialists, please double-check this article by testing it with Thunderbird 38
How to sync your add-ons with another copy of Firefox 2,345
Consider deprecating this after fx 40. Still gets 2K visits a month.
Using Tabs on Firefox for Android 2,154
This article will eventually need to be broken up into smaller articles.
Tracking Protection in Private Browsing 2,044
[Oct 12] - check with Javaun re: changes
How does content that isn't secure affect my safety on Android? 1,736
1. Add a section (to both the desktop and android mdn pages) that points developers to more information and/or details on how to fix their site: and 2. add a screenshot and a sentence about tapping on the exclamation mark icon and then tapping o "Enable protection" on android
Add-ons signing in Firefox for Android 1,397
needs further review
How do I recover my old Sync bookmarks? 1,252
Old Sync server won't be available indefinitely. Need to archive this when system is deactivated.
Firefox for Android displays blank web pages 1,222
Needs further review before L10N
Firefox crashes - asking for support 1,162
See discussion, IMHO this and related articles need improving.
Share your screen on Firefox Hello 904
[Fx 40] Tab sharing will change.
Web pages aren't displaying properly in Firefox for Android 681
Needs further review before L10N
Mobile Accessibility Features 556
[verdi] This article should be merged with "How to use TalkBack support in Firefox for Android for accessibility"
How to use TalkBack support in Firefox for Android for accessibility 381
[m16] See comments in the wiki source. Changes should be tested/verified [verdi] This article should be merged with "Mobile Accessibility Features"
Uninstall Firefox for iOS 361
add a screenshot when firefox for ios 1.0 is released on the Apple App Store
Invite people in your social network to a Firefox Hello conversation 246
[Not urgent] - use screenshot with a real person.
Facebook import error on ZTE Open 237
Update when issue is fixed or has a workaround.
Take screenshots 171
[1.4] Change to button combo - still a longs way to go.
Helping with crashes 150
Need to update "How do I look up someone's crash report?" (see discussion).
Install Firefox on your phone or tablet 141
Needs review from product team before L10N
Configuration Options for Startup 124
New version of TB has menu button. Article needs to be updated.
How to sign up and answer your first Question 90
needs review of video
Use QR Code Reader in Firefox for Android 35
Needs a round of proofreading before moving out of "Admin"
Control access on Firefox for Android 34
[42] - write content for m42
Private Browsing on Firefox for iOS 31
[October 12] write new article after code freeze
Firefox OS for Support Forum Contributors 22
needs quizzes and visuals
Article review guidelines 14
[Attn: admin - Joni] Need to update "Top articles" definition. Also update guidelines to include Templates and "How to Contribute" articles - see discussion.
Firefox for Android for Support Forum Contributors 14
needs quizzes and visuals
Angry User Training 9
Images or video would be neat.
Add-on support guidelines for contributors 4
Content changes needed (some elaboration on blocklisting, review process). See discussion: "Needs review for content, renaming this article"
Forum Response - Duplicate Thread 4
This was reviewed on Mar 14, 2014 and deferred. The KB Overview lists content that has never been approved as "Review Needed", even though there is nothing pending review. (Is this a "bug" that needs to be fixed?)
Forum Response - Starting Your Operating System In Safe Mode 4
This was reviewed on Nov 14, 2013 and deferred. The KB Overview lists content that has never been approved as "Review Needed" , even though there is nothing pending review. (Is this a "bug" that needs to be fixed?)
[Guide] ABSOLUTE Complete Removal and Avoid 3
This was reviewed and deferred on Oct 10, 2014 by jsavage. The KB Overview lists content that has never been approved as "Review Needed" , even though there is no revision pending review. (Is this a "bug" that needs to be fixed?)
Change the search engine that Cortana uses for Firefox 2
New article needed
Forum Response - Zoom feature 1
add-on bar isn't available anymore
Forum Response Android - Start screen (home page) customization 1
linked sumo article is not maintained anymore
Forum Response Firefox OS Bricked Device Reference 1
Probably could use updated links to the MDN pages that have been updated for new devices.
Template:resetsteps 1
screenshot needed for win10
Community Hub News
We should add more to the Community News, but this can wait.
Contributor Quality Training Conclusion
needs image and summary of all learned
Get help with Webmaker for Android
Archive this article once the Webmaker team has started adding content.