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My Browser does not show the Menu Bar

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My Firefox Browser does not show the Menu Bar (File, Edit, Tools, Help). I uninstalled Firefox and reinstalled it and I still have no Menu Bar above the URL bar.

Additional System Details

This happened

Not sure how often

This started when...

Yesterday

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r102
  • ClickPotatoLite Firefox Plugin
  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator
  • NPCIG 1.0.0.3
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Default Plug-in
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.1"
  • 12.0.1.609
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
  • The Hulu Desktop Plugin allows Hulu.com to integrate with the Hulu Desktop application.
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.5
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_22 for Mozilla browsers
  • Yahoo Application State Plugin version 1.0.0.7
  • 4.0.50917.0
  • NPWLPG
  • RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
  • Google Update
  • Version 0.9.18, Copyright 2006-2009 Veetle Inchttp://www.veetle.com/
  • Version 0.9.18, copyright 2006-2010 Veetle Inchttp://www.veetle.com/

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.12) Gecko/20101026 Firefox/3.6.12

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the-edmeister
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Helpful Reply

Firefox 3.6+ versions have a feature to allow the user to hide the Menu bar.

Hit the Alt key to temporarily show the Menu bar, then open View > Toolbars and select Menu bar, so it has a check-mark.
The F10 can also be used on most PC's to temporarily reveal the Menu bar.

https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Menu+bar+is+missing