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Launching Firefox opens two tabs - should be opening only one.

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This just started a month or so ago.

This just started a month or so ago.

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.13
  • GEPlugin
  • Google Update
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 11.31.2 for Mozilla browsers
  • McAfee MSS+ NPAPI Plugin
  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
  • Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • RealNetworks(tm) RealPlayer Chrome Background Extension Plug-In
  • RealPlayer Download Plugin
  • This plug-in enables downloading with the Download This Video button
  • This plug-in enables downloading of HTML5 videos
  • This plug-in enables downloading of Flash videos
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
  • Shockwave Flash 16.0 r0
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.5.9.620
  • 5.1.30514.0
  • NPWLPG
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in

Application

  • Firefox 35.0.1
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:35.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/35.0
  • Support URL: https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/35.0.1/WINNT/en-US/

Extensions

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  • RealDownloader 17.0.11 ({1DD9AC48-0855-4AE7-9934-159B4377FFA2})
  • Search App 2.0.5 ({869eaa8e-27d4-4a31-bc79-773154814090})
  • Dangerous Websites Blocker 14.0.0.4971 (content_blocker@kaspersky.com) (Inactive)
  • HP Smart Web Printing 4.60 (smartwebprinting@hp.com) (Inactive)
  • Kaspersky URL Advisor 14.0.0.4971 (url_advisor@kaspersky.com) (Inactive)
  • mysearchdial.com 1.6.0 (ffxtlbr@mysearchdial.com) (Inactive)
  • Virtual Keyboard 14.0.0.4971 (virtual_keyboard@kaspersky.com) (Inactive)

Javascript

  • incrementalGCEnabled: True

Graphics

  • adapterDescription: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family
  • adapterDescription2:
  • adapterDeviceID: 0x0116
  • adapterDeviceID2:
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  • adapterDrivers2:
  • adapterRAM: Unknown
  • adapterRAM2:
  • adapterSubsysID: 1658103c
  • adapterSubsysID2:
  • adapterVendorID: 0x8086
  • adapterVendorID2:
  • direct2DEnabled: False
  • direct2DEnabledMessage: [u'']
  • directWriteEnabled: False
  • directWriteVersion: 6.2.9200.16571
  • driverDate: 1-27-2011
  • driverDate2:
  • driverVersion: 8.15.10.2291
  • driverVersion2:
  • info: {u'AzureCanvasBackend': u'skia', u'AzureFallbackCanvasBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureContentBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureSkiaAccelerated': 0}
  • isGPU2Active: False
  • numAcceleratedWindows: 0
  • numAcceleratedWindowsMessage: [u'']
  • numTotalWindows: 1
  • webglRenderer: Google Inc. -- ANGLE (Intel(R) HD Graphics Family Direct3D9Ex vs_3_0 ps_3_0)
  • windowLayerManagerRemote: True
  • windowLayerManagerType: Basic

Modified Preferences

Misc

  • User JS: Yes
  • Accessibility: No
John99 971 solutions 13138 answers

You may choose between opening your home page or previous tabs. If you choose a homepage, that actually allows you to open more than one tab.

Review and if necessary revise your settings

You may choose between opening your home page or previous tabs. If you choose a homepage, that actually allows you to open more than one tab. Review and if necessary revise your settings * See [[How to set the home page]]
cor-el
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If you do not keep changes after a restart or otherwise have problems with preferences, see:

If you do not keep changes after a restart or otherwise have problems with preferences, see: *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved