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new tabs will not open

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When i clivk the + sign on the tabs bar or select NEW TAB on the file menu a new tab does not open if i select fire fox help from the help menu a new tab open and i can then go to my home page and use as normal This is since updating to 3.6.15

When i clivk the + sign on the tabs bar or select NEW TAB on the file menu a new tab does not open if i select fire fox help from the help menu a new tab open and i can then go to my home page and use as normal This is since updating to 3.6.15

Chosen solution

The Ask Toolbar is causing that in the Firefox 3.6.13+ versions. Evidently something in that extension isn't compatible with a Firefox security fix. Disable that extension or un-install it.

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  • np-mswmp
  • 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
  • Shockwave Flash 10.2 r152
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_23 for Mozilla browsers
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:1.9.2.15) Gecko/20110303 AskTbBT3/3.11.2.15576 Firefox/3.6.15 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET4.0E)

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The Ask Toolbar is causing that in the Firefox 3.6.13+ versions. Evidently something in that extension isn't compatible with a Firefox security fix. Disable that extension or un-install it.

The Ask Toolbar is causing that in the Firefox 3.6.13+ versions. Evidently something in that extension isn't compatible with a Firefox security fix. Disable that extension or un-install it.

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