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close Firefox, restart it says firefox can not start - already running, tried deleting the parent.lock it doesn't exist. I try to turn off my computer it says WidgiBho needs to close, I tell it to close but computer never shuts down

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close Firefox, restart it says firefox can not start - already running, tried deleting the parent.lock it doesn't exist. I try to turn off my computer it says WidgiBho needs to close, I tell it to close but computer never shuts down

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

Closing Firefox and trying to restart it and when trying to shut off computer

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r183
  • GEPlugin
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_26 for Mozilla browsers
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • 4.0.60531.0
  • Bing Bar
  • Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers
  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
  • 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 NT 5.1; rv:6.0.2) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0.2

More Information

Application Basics
Name
Firefox
Version
6.0.2
User Agent
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:6.0.2) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0.2
Profile Directory
Open Containing Folder
Enabled Plugins
about:plugins
Build Configuration
about:buildconfig
Extensions
Name
Version
Enabled
ID
IObit Toolbar
4.6
true
iobit@mybrowserbar.com
Java Quick Starter
1.0
true
jqs@sun.com
Widgi Toolbar Platform
4.6
true
wtxpcom@mybrowserbar.com
Bing Bar
5.0
false
msntoolbar@msn.com
DataMngr
1.0
false
{1FD91A9C-410C-4090-BBCC-55D3450EF433}
Search Helper Extension
1.0
false
{27182e60-b5f3-411c-b545-b44205977502}
Searchqu Toolbar
4.3.1.00
false
{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}
Modified Preferences
Name
Value
browser.places.smartBookmarksVersion
2
browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID
20110902133214
browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone
rv:6.0.2
extensions.lastAppVersion
6.0.2
gfx.blacklist.direct2d
3
gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d10
3
gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d10-1
3
gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d9
3
gfx.blacklist.layers.opengl
3
gfx.blacklist.webgl.angle
3
gfx.blacklist.webgl.opengl
3
network.cookie.prefsMigrated
true
places.database.lastMaintenance
1316630537
places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages
62394
privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs
true
security.warn_viewing_mixed
false
Graphics
Adapter Description
VIA/S3G UniChrome Pro IGP
Vendor ID
1106
Device ID
3344
Adapter RAM
Unknown
Adapter Drivers
vtdisp
Driver Version
6.14.10.331
Driver Date
8-31-2006
WebGL Renderer
Blocked for your graphics card because of unresolved driver issues.
GPU Accelerated Windows
0/1. Blocked for your graphics card because of unresolved driver issues.

cor-el
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10783 solutions 97065 answers

Did you try to wait a bit longer before restarting Firefox to give Firefox more time to close down completely?

See "Hang at exit":

Question owner

Yes I have waited a few hours and it still doesn't help.