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[Resolved] Bug 278860 "already running" error when profile is missing

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  1. AliceWyman 4258 posts
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    There's been some positive activity in bug 278860 (seee the latest comments by Michael Kaply) that leads me to think that the error message might be changed soon .... in which case we'll need to update this article.

    There's been some positive activity in [https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=278860 bug 278860] (seee the latest comments by Michael Kaply) that leads me to think that the error message might be changed soon .... in which case we'll need to update this article.
  2. trlkly 0 posts
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    And it now has been changed, meaning that entire section needs to be put in another article about the new error message.

    And it now has been changed, meaning that entire section needs to be put in another article about the new error message.
  3. trlkly 0 posts
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    We may want to keep the information here for users of Firefox ESR, though, since it won't change for them until Firefox 17.

    We may want to keep the information here for users of Firefox ESR, though, since it won't change for them until Firefox 17.
  4. Michael Verdi 1755 posts
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    Actually this was changed in Firefox 14. The error message for a missing profile is "Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessible."

    We should remove this section from the article and create a new article for the new message if we see people asking this question.

    Actually this was changed in Firefox 14. The error message for a missing profile is "Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessible." We should remove this section from the article and create a new article for the new message if we see people asking this question.
  5. AliceWyman 4258 posts
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    Michael Verdi said

    Actually this was changed in Firefox 14. The error message for a missing profile is "Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessible." We should remove this section from the article and create a new article for the new message if we see people asking this question.

    For the record, a new article was approved last August, that covers the new error message:

    How to run Firefox when your profile is missing or inaccessible

    P.S. The "Check the profile name and location" section was already removed for Firefox 14 and above back on Dec 4, 2012, in revision 34315.

    ''Michael Verdi [[#post-7886|said]]'' <blockquote> Actually this was changed in Firefox 14. The error message for a missing profile is "Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessible." We should remove this section from the article and create a new article for the new message if we see people asking this question. </blockquote> For the record, a new article was approved last August, that covers the new error message: [[How to run Firefox when your profile is missing or inaccessible]] P.S. The "Check the profile name and location" section was already removed for Firefox 14 and above back on Dec 4, 2012, in [/kb/firefox-already-running-not-responding/revision/34315 revision 34315].
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