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Firefox is redirecting my homepage to a 404 while no other browser does.

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My homepage is set to Any time I open Firefox or try to visit this page while Firefox is open, I am redirected to a 404 ( and cannot access the page I need to access most. No other browser on my machine is doing this; they all just go to

Can you help, please? I have searched all over for a solution and I have checked the box in Preferences>Advanced>General that says "Warn me when websites try to redirect or reload the page" but this has done nothing to change the situation. Thanks

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hi, you could try to clear the cache & cookies from the site and reload the page.

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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