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The browser keeps saying downloading the latest applications at the top but it doesn't download anything.

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Firefox keeps saying "Downloading the latest applications" right above the taps, but it doesn't download anything.

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== I removed some firefox aps

Firefox keeps saying "Downloading the latest applications" right above the taps, but it doesn't download anything. == This happened == Every time Firefox opened == I removed some firefox aps

Chosen solution

Tools > Addons >> Extensions

Do you have an MSN or Bing extension installed? If so, disable it.

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Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • -npmnqmp 989898989877
  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator
  • np-mswmp
  • getplusadobe15235
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.0
  • Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer DLL
  • Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer Plugin
  • E-centives Coupon Activator
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.3.3"
  • Default Plug-in
  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r53
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • 4.0.50524.0
  • MSN® Toolbar
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Unity Player 2.5.4b3
  • Version 0.8.6a, copyright 1996-2006 The VideoLAN Teamhttp://www.videolan.org/
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_20 for Mozilla browsers

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.7) Gecko/20100713 Firefox/3.6.7 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)

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i have no special extensions just java console stuff and a few basic others etc.

the-edmeister
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Chosen Solution

Tools > Addons >> Extensions

Do you have an MSN or Bing extension installed? If so, disable it.

Tools > Addons >> Extensions Do you have an MSN or Bing extension installed? If so, disable it.
cor-el
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Caused by the MSN® Toolbar in your plugins list.

See Troubleshoot issues with plugins like Flash or Java to fix common Firefox problems

Caused by the MSN® Toolbar in your plugins list. See [[Troubleshooting plugins]]