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How can I change the default settings on Firefox to ensure that it NEVER USES PROXY EVER AGAIN??? It keeps resetting itself to use proxy for some stupid reason & I want it to stop NOW!

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I hate using proxy. It NEVER works right AND it slows my goddamn computer down! I want to ensure that Firefox NEVER uses proxy EVER AGAIN! Can someone tell me how to change the default settings on my browser so it NEVER uses proxy EVER AGAIN???

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  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • 12.0.1.660
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.1
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • BrowserPlus -- Improve your browser! -- http://browserplus.yahoo.com/
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r183
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.6.1.629
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_27 for Mozilla browsers
  • Yahoo Application State Plugin version 1.0.0.7
  • 4.0.60531.0
  • NPWLPG
  • RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
  • RealNetworks(tm) RealPlayer Chrome Background Extension Plug-In

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:6.0.2) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0.2

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cor-el
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Start Firefox in Troubleshoot Firefox issues using Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox (Tools) > Add-ons > Appearance/Themes).

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