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I cannot create new tabs

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none of the methods to create a new tab work. I try ctrl t, clicking on the new tab button and under file new tab and none of these work.

Chosen solution

The Ask Toolbar is causing that in the Firefox 3.6.13+ versions. Uninstall that extension.

There are a couple of places to check for the Ask toolbar:

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  • Default Plug-in
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.1
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Shockwave Flash 11.1 r102
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Picasa plugin
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_27 for Mozilla browsers
  • Wacom Dynamic Link Library
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.5"
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.22) Gecko/20110902 AskTbFTB/3.13.1.18107 Firefox/3.6.22

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Chosen Solution

The Ask Toolbar is causing that in the Firefox 3.6.13+ versions. Uninstall that extension.

There are a couple of places to check for the Ask toolbar:

Question owner

Thank you very much. Totally solved the problem.