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Google search suddenly stopped working. Works in other browsers.

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I ran a Google search as normal, but nothing happened when I typed in a new search. No error messages or redirects, just nothing happens. It's as if I didn't click or press enter. Does not work when I use the address bar, search box or search bar on the tabs page. I can't even get to load. Other search engines work fine and Google works fine on my other browsers. I tried updating Firefox, disabling all plugins and extensions, but the problem persists.

Pretty sure it's not malware as this occurred while I was working and I hadn't downloaded anything. I ran a few scans just to be sure, but no problems were found.

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Google works fine with FF58 even in IE11, Edge, Chrome. So not sure what happened to your FF install but I have no issue with google site in FF.