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Firefox 90.0 (64-Bit) Where has the screenshot function gone?

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Hi folks, since my Firefox today updated to version 90.0 the screenshot function seems to have gone to nirvana. Does anybody know where Firefox developers hidden it this time?

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Solved! - Type about:config in the address bar and press Enter. - A warning page may appear. Click Accept the Risk and Continue to go to the about:config page. - Type extensions.screenshots.disabled in the Search field. - The extensions.screenshots.disabled preference displays. - Click the Toggle Fx71aboutconfig-ToggleButton button next to this preference to set it to false.

However, I also have no idea why the function was suddenly set to "true" by default. This should be changed!


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That was quick work.

The default hasn't changed, but this glitch seems to happen to some users on every update. I don't know what causes it, but perhaps there is a timing issue when Firefox is checking whether Firefox Screenshot -- which is packaged as an add-on and placed in a subfolder -- is present. ??


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