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In the latest version, sometimes when you open a new tab, it closes on its own and needs to be reopened.

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I have had to resort to opening new tabs in a "new private window" and closing that window to get back to the page that I was on.

JoeRose

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What is in the new tab? Ad blockers will close ad pages automatically.

Many site issues can be caused by corrupt cookies or cache.

Warning ! ! This will log you out of sites you're logged in to. You may also lose any settings for that website.

If there is still a problem, Start Firefox in Safe Mode {web link} by holding down the <Shift> (Mac=Options) key, and then starting Firefox.

A small dialog should appear. Click Start In Safe Mode (not Refresh). Did this help?

While you are in safe mode;

Try disabling graphics hardware acceleration in Firefox. Since this feature was added to Firefox it has gradually improved but there are still a few glitches.

How to disable Hardware Acceleration {web link}

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