Search Support

Avoid support scams. We will never ask you to call or text a phone number or share personal information. Please report suspicious activity using the “Report Abuse” option.

Learn More

drop down menu and right click menu flickers and vanishes when using laptop screen, ok on second display

  • 2 replies
  • 43 have this problem
  • Last reply by cor-el

more options

I am using Firefox 7.0.1 on a samsung R710 laptop, when a menu dropdown or right click pops up it suddenly vanishes or flickers away.

when pluging in another screen it works normally,

how do I fix this

All Replies (2)

more options

Have this in Firefox 8.0.1

more options

Try to disable hardware acceleration.

  • Tools > Options > Advanced > General > Browsing: "Use hardware acceleration when available"

If disabling hardware acceleration works then check if there is an update available for your graphics display driver.