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when i close firefox and restart it a window comes up it says firefox is allready running ,,, it happond with the beta too

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when i close firefox and try to reopen it it says it is allready running .. i try to restart it meany times it does the same thing i finely restart windows solves it .. but happons later

when i close firefox and try to reopen it it says it is allready running .. i try to restart it meany times it does the same thing i finely restart windows solves it .. but happons later

Additional System Details

This happened

Not sure how often

This started when...

with the bata 4 and the two before it .. usely when it updates it quites

Installed Plug-ins

  • Google Update
  • Shockwave Flash 10.2 r152
  • DLM Netscape Plugin (2.3.10.115)
  • GEPlugin
  • Picasa plugin
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_24 for Mozilla browsers
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Yahoo Application State Plugin version 1.0.0.7
  • 4.0.60129.0
  • NPWLPG
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • NVIDIA 3D Vision plugin for Mozilla browsers
  • NVIDIA 3D Vision Streaming plugin for Mozilla browsers
  • 12.0.1.609
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  • RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
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  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.2"
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.0; rv:2.0b12) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/4.0b12

More Information

i tryed a few things to reopen fire fox but none of them work more then once are twice sometimes it fixes it self or the updates .. its usely when i get a newer version

TonyE
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1044 solutions 8863 answers

There are a few possible causes for this error, for details see https://support.mozilla.com/kb/Firefox+is+already+running+but+is+not+responding

In your case it sounds like Firefox is not closing normally, in which case teh "Hang at exit" section of this article is relevant - https://support.mozilla.com/kb/Firefox+hangs

There are a few possible causes for this error, for details see https://support.mozilla.com/kb/Firefox+is+already+running+but+is+not+responding In your case it sounds like Firefox is not closing normally, in which case teh "Hang at exit" section of this article is relevant - https://support.mozilla.com/kb/Firefox+hangs