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Google Docs Sheets Very Buggy
I've been using FireFox for quite some time with Google Docs Sheets. A number of years. Suddenly it's got buggy. What's buggy? I click in a cell and nothing happens, I move the mouse and suddenly a whole range of cells are selected. It gets worse from there. It's unusable. Impossible to work with. I've tried for a couple of weeks almost and have given up. Works fine in Chrome. No idea how to debug this.
Thanks for any suggestions.
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Only thing I can think of since have no idea of what add-ons/Extension you are using is that it could be that and to try in Safe Mode to see if that is the issue other than doing a Refresh.as last resort :
In Firefox Safe mode these changes are effective:
- all extensions are disabled (about:addons)
- default theme is used (no persona)
- userChrome.css and userContent.css are ignored (chrome folder)
- default toolbar layout is used (file: localstore-safe.rdf)
- hardware acceleration is disabled (Options > Advanced > General)
- plugins are not affected
- preferences are not affected
TEST''''is issue still there ?
I tried everything suggested with no luck. I uninstalled Flash and tried it without Flash. I installed the new Flash. I ran in Safe Mode. No solution with any of them.
I am having this issue in both Google Docs and Google Sheets and it only seems to happen on Firefox. This is a new development starting in the last couple of weeks.
Whenever I single-click there is a delay. It seems to stay "clicked" as wherever I move the mouse a selection of content is highlighted. Using the keyboard to move around cells in Sheets is also a problem. Both Docs and Sheets are impossible to work with.
I tested this on my Windows 10 machine with the latest version of Firefox and there is no problem there.
I tested on my MacBook Pro and no problems there. So it's something about my desktop iMac.