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Some pages don't allow you to leave them using a URL in the location bar.

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After viewing certain pages with active content and typing another URL into the location bar the original page reloads itself. I've had this happen on two pages; and

Reproduction of the problem is as follows: 1) goto 2) do a search on something 3) goto another URL (like via the location bar (same tab) R) result is a reload of the search results page

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Start Firefox in Diagnose Firefox issues using Troubleshoot Mode to check if one of your add-ons is causing your problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Tools > Add-ons > Themes).

  • Don't make any changes on the Safe mode start window.


If it does work in Safe-mode then disable all your extensions and then try to find which is causing it by enabling one at a time until the problem reappears.