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9-24-15 ( crashes constantly using Firefox with the error message "plug-in container.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close AppName: plug-incontainer.exe, AppVer, ModName: mozglue.dll, ModVer:, Offset: 0000ec7e".

All other websites such as,,, etc, have no issues.

This problem started yesterday, 9-23-15. I did a Firefox "refresh", but the problem persists.

My OS is Windows XP with Service Pack 3.

Any assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

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Tried sent me to no problem

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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 your Computer in safe mode with networking. Then start Firefox. Try Safe web sites. Is the problem still there?

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