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now firefox is hijacking my homepage with an ad for firefox
I set my page simply for google search engine, and now firefox comes up with the screen:
which is an ad for firefox. I would understand if firefox had this in conjunction with the google search open at the same time, but if I have to load up google search then it is the same thing as some other ad hijacking my homepage.
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hello, does this happen on every start? could you go to the
- firefox menu > help > troubleshooting information,
copy the contents of that page and paste them here into a reply on the forum? this might give us a clue what is going on...
Modified by philipp
You can check the home page setting:
- Tools > Options > General > Startup: Home page
Firefox supports multiple home pages separated by '|' (pipe) symbols.
If you do not keep changes after a restart or otherwise have problems with preferences, see:
Start Firefox in Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem.
- Switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Appearance
- Do NOT click the Reset button on the Safe Mode start window