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some websites will not load after update to firefox 40.0.2 including password reset link

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as stated. but, most links will open if I choose to open a tab rather than a direct link open in a new window.

as stated. but, most links will open if I choose to open a tab rather than a direct link open in a new window.

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  • Google Update
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Application

  • Firefox 40.0.3
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Javascript

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  • driverDate: 2-3-2015
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FredMcD
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Start Firefox in Safe Mode {web Link} by holding down the <Shift>
(Mac Options)
key, and then starting Firefox. Is the problem still there?

Start '''[https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-using-safe-mode Firefox in Safe Mode]''' {web Link} by holding down the '''<Shift><br> ''(Mac Options)'' ''' key, and then starting Firefox. Is the problem still there?