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why can't I save my preferences on my home page (www.msnbc.msn.com). each time I open Firefox it goes back to the default of showing me New York as the local location, which is not where I live

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why can't I save my preferences on my home page (www.msnbc.msn.com). each time I open Firefox it goes back to the default of showing me New York as the local location, which is not where I live

URL of affected sites

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.3) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3

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Can't save city preferences on MSNBC website using Firefox 3.6.3 or Seamonkey 2.04 (using Windows 7)

cor-el
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See this article for some suggestions: Firefox says it's just updated every time it starts - how to fix

See also http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved and How to fix preferences that won't save

How to set the home page: Firefox supports multiple home pages separated by '|' symbols