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How do I stop the Firefox Updated tab from loading every time I launch Firefox?

dlk
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Every time I launch Firefox it loads my home page in one tab and the Firefox Updated page in another tab. I do not want or need to see the Firefox Updated page anymore. How do I stop it?

Every time I launch Firefox it loads my home page in one tab and the Firefox Updated page in another tab. I do not want or need to see the Firefox Updated page anymore. How do I stop it?

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

When it updated to 3.6.8

Installed Plug-ins

  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Citrix ICA Client Plugin (Win32)
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.3.2"
  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r53
  • Default Plug-in
  • Shockwave Flash 10.0 r32
  • 3.0.50106.0
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_16 for Mozilla browsers
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object
  • Npdsplay dll

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.9.2.8) Gecko/20100722 Firefox/3.6.8

More Information

silkphoenix 91 solutions 1257 answers

Tools / Options / Advance / Update

and uncheck whatever you don't want.

Tools / Options / Advance / Update and uncheck whatever you don't want.
mastadizzy 2 solutions 46 answers

Hi,

I hope this article will help you out of this annoying problem.

Kinds regards, Joren

Hi, I hope [https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Firefox+has+just+updated+tab+shows+each+time+you+start+Firefox this article] will help you out of this annoying problem. Kinds regards, Joren
silkphoenix 91 solutions 1257 answers

Sorry, I misunderstood your question. Here's the correct answer, please read this article:


https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Firefox+has+just+updated+tab+shows+each+time+you+start+Firefox

Sorry, I misunderstood your question. Here's the correct answer, please read this article: https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Firefox+has+just+updated+tab+shows+each+time+you+start+Firefox

Question owner

There was already nothing checked on that tab of the options dialog box.

There was already nothing checked on that tab of the options dialog box.

Question owner

The home page is set to http://ask.com

This setting hasn't changed since before the update was applied (I did check it).

The home page is set to http://ask.com This setting hasn't changed since before the update was applied (I did check it).
cor-el
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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

See also http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved and [[Preferences are not saved]] [[How to set the home page]] - Firefox supports multiple home pages separated by '|' symbols