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firefox won't connect to the internet, but I.E. will and does, Why???

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Firefox resently asked me to update it & after i went to your site i did. now I cant connect to the internet with firefox. But i can connect with Internet Explorer. Can you help me???

Firefox resently asked me to update it & after i went to your site i did. now I cant connect to the internet with firefox. But i can connect with Internet Explorer. Can you help me???

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

when i did the current updates

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; PicMorphSearchToolbar 1.2; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.4506.2152; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; InfoPath.1)

More Information

Application Basics
Name
Firefox
Version
6.0.1
User Agent
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:6.0.1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0.1
Profile Directory
Open Containing Folder
Enabled Plugins
about:plugins
Build Configuration
about:buildconfig
Extensions
Name
Version
Enabled
ID
Java Quick Starter
1.0
true
jqs@sun.com
Mighty Magoo TextLinks
1.0.0
true
textlinks@mmagoo.com
Java Console
6.0.15
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0015-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.17
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0017-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.19
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0019-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.20
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0020-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.22
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0022-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.23
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0023-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.24
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0024-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Console
6.0.26
false
{CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0026-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
McAfee SiteAdvisor
3.3.1
false
{B7082FAA-CB62-4872-9106-E42DD88EDE45}
Microsoft .NET Framework Assistant
1.2.1
false
{20a82645-c095-46ed-80e3-08825760534b}
Skype extension for Firefox
4.2.0.5198
false
{AB2CE124-6272-4b12-94A9-7303C7397BD1}
Modified Preferences
Name
Value
accessibility.typeaheadfind.flashBar
0
browser.history_expire_days.mirror
180
browser.places.smartBookmarksVersion
2
browser.startup.homepage
http://headlines.verizon.com/headlines/portals/headlines.portal
browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID
20110830092941
browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone
rv:6.0.1
extensions.lastAppVersion
6.0.1
general.useragent.extra.microsoftdotnet
( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)
general.useragent.extra.searchtoolbar
PicMorphSearchToolbar/1.2
keyword.URL
http://www.bing.com/search?pc=Z006&form=ZGAADF&q=
network.cookie.prefsMigrated
true
places.database.lastMaintenance
1315053052
places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages
32148
places.last_vacuum
1303128061
privacy.donottrackheader.enabled
true
privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs
true
security.warn_viewing_mixed
false
security.warn_viewing_mixed.show_once
false
Graphics
Adapter Description
NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS
Vendor ID
10de
Device ID
0427
Adapter RAM
Unknown
Adapter Drivers
nv4_disp
Driver Version
6.14.11.7431
Driver Date
2-22-2008
WebGL Renderer
Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 257.21 or newer.
GPU Accelerated Windows
0/1. Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 257.21 or newer.
Adapter DescriptionNVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS Vendor ID10deDevice ID0427Adapter RAMUnknownAdapter Driversnv4_dispDriver Version6.14.11.7431Driver Date2-22-2008WebGL RendererBlocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 257.21 or newer.GPU Accelerated Windows0/1. Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 257.21 or newer.

the-edmeister
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See this - https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cannot%20connect%20after%20upgrading%20Firefox

Modified by the-edmeister

Hasan 469 solutions 5600 answers

Firefox cannot load websites but other programs can

Check and tell if its working.

Also, Remove Multiple (older) Java Console extensions

Firefox cannot load websites but other programs can * https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Firefox%20cannot%20load%20websites%20but%20other%20programs%20can Check and tell if its working. Also, Remove Multiple (older) Java Console extensions * http://kb.mozillazine.org/Java#Multiple_Java_Console_extensions