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Firefox crashing

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A few weeks ago Firefox 82.0.2 (64bit) became hellishly sluggish, and then a few days ago, began crashing. I did everything suggested on the Mozilla Troubleshoot list (e.g., Update, Start in Safe Mode, Virus & Malware check, hardware check, Refresh Firefox, etc) but it is still occurring--to the point I'm now compelled to use an alternative browser. However, I'd PREFER to use Firefox.

My only option as I see it is to Uninstall and Reinstall. Am I missing an easier/cleaner fix? Is a Reinstallation likely to fix the issue, or is there something else happening?

Cheers A

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We do not recommend using other programs to clean Firefox because they could corrupt the files. Also, the browser can clean itself.


In the address bar, type about:crashes<enter>. Note: If any reports do not have BP- in front of the numbers/letters, click it to submit them.

The crash report is several pages of data. We need the report numbers to see the whole report.

Using your mouse, mark the most recent 7 - 10 Submitted crash reports, and copy them. Now go to the reply box and paste them in.

Please, Do not post a screenshot ! !

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For more help on crash reports, see; https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-crashes-asking-support

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bp-0e8f59e0-5a76-40e7-a661-3ed5a0201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-66dc2b1f-5bbc-48cc-ad0b-3e4270201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-33575a7b-6468-485c-9703-fbc3f0201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-77b7ecd7-2915-4585-b8c9-7626b0201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-8fbb5e03-ca77-42ac-b0e3-05f5f0201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-8e4c3d54-31e9-45d8-b293-b3d820201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-07351401-315a-4af4-a2eb-4d45e0201108 8/11/2020, 9:25 am bp-8b24c2ca-c696-4c6f-af24-683cb0201107 7/11/2020, 11:50 pm bp-593aaf06-875e-4600-82e6-f6ee70200215 15/02/2020, 9:24 am bp-14d3837b-b843-409b-bed9-c92240201109 9/11/2020, 1:48 pm bp-0a4943ac-f331-4101-907f-a430c0201109 9/11/2020, 1:48 pm bp-df3201e0-c291-46dc-943a-7b7aa0201109 9/11/2020, 1:48 pm bp-d539f9b1-6462-4f43-83bb-e1aaf0201109 9/11/2020, 1:48 pm

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bp-0e8f59e0-5a76-40e7-a661-3ed5a0201108 bp-66dc2b1f-5bbc-48cc-ad0b-3e4270201108 bp-33575a7b-6468-485c-9703-fbc3f0201108

Signature: vcruntime140.dll | nsJARInputStream::Read

Crash Reason EXCEPTION_IN_PAGE_ERROR_READ / STATUS_DEVICE_DATA_ERROR

VCRUNTIME140.dll = Microsoft Visual C++

aswJsFlt.dll = avast!

snxhk.dll = avast!

This is for Sumo's Related Bugs 1551562 NEW --- Crash in [@ memcpy | nsJARInputStream::Read]

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Update Avast! If the problem continues, disable it.

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