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Firefox on MAC but some use of Yaoo Toolbar, YT. YT often gets wiped out.

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Using Yahoo running on Firefox I have a secondary Yahoo Toolbar. Recently it has very often gotten wiped out. When the Firefox is refreshed for instance. More lately Yahoo toolbar reverts to the default without my additions after some boot ups.

Using Yahoo running on Firefox I have a secondary Yahoo Toolbar. Recently it has very often gotten wiped out. When the Firefox is refreshed for instance. More lately Yahoo toolbar reverts to the default without my additions after some boot ups.

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HI DonA32, Firefox refresh does remove toolbars.

You mentioned, "More lately Yahoo toolbar reverts to the default without my additions after some boot ups. "

After a refresh, add ons can be added back from the Old Firefox Data Folder on the Desktop: Back up and restore information in Firefox profiles

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Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Coupons Inc., Coupon Printing Plugin
  • Provides information about the default web browser
  • The Google Earth Plugin allows you to view 3D imagery and terrain in your web browser.
  • Displays Java applet content, or a placeholder if Java is not installed.
  • Octoshape Streaming Services web integration browser plug-in
  • Picasa plugin.
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Microsoft Office for Mac SharePoint Browser Plug-in
  • Shockwave Flash 17.0 r0
  • 5.1.10411.0
  • iPhoto6

Application

  • Firefox 36.0.4
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.10; rv:36.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/36.0
  • Support URL: https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/36.0.4/Darwin/en-US/

Extensions

  • Yahoo! Toolbar 3.2.11.20150226051211 ({635abd67-4fe9-1b23-4f01-e679fa7484c1})
  • YouTube Video and Audio Downloader 0.4.3 (feca4b87-3be4-43da-a1b1-137c24220968@jetpack)

Javascript

  • incrementalGCEnabled: True

Graphics

  • adapterDescription:
  • adapterDeviceID: 0x9488
  • adapterDrivers:
  • adapterRAM:
  • adapterVendorID: 0x1002
  • driverDate:
  • driverVersion:
  • info: {u'AzureCanvasBackend': u'quartz', u'AzureFallbackCanvasBackend': u'none', u'AzureContentBackend': u'quartz', u'AzureSkiaAccelerated': 0}
  • numAcceleratedWindows: 1
  • numTotalWindows: 2
  • webglRenderer: ATI Technologies Inc. -- ATI Radeon HD 4670 OpenGL Engine
  • windowLayerManagerRemote: True
  • windowLayerManagerType: OpenGL

Modified Preferences

Misc

  • User JS: No
  • Accessibility: No
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Chosen Solution

HI DonA32, Firefox refresh does remove toolbars.

You mentioned, "More lately Yahoo toolbar reverts to the default without my additions after some boot ups. "

After a refresh, add ons can be added back from the Old Firefox Data Folder on the Desktop: Back up and restore information in Firefox profiles

HI DonA32, Firefox refresh does remove toolbars. You mentioned, "More lately Yahoo toolbar reverts to the default without my additions after some boot ups. " After a refresh, add ons can be added back from the Old Firefox Data Folder on the Desktop: [[Back up and restore information in Firefox profiles]]