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Can't use back button because of little window that opens above with name of website.

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This happened

Not sure how often

This started when...

Tonight, 10/16 while on Facebook. Sometimes I can go back but when I am finished the only way I can figure out how to continue is to exit from the website and start again.

Installed Plug-ins

  • Picasa plugin.
  • iPhoto6
  • The Google Earth Plugin allows you to view 3D imagery and terrain in your web browser.
  • The Flip4Mac WMV Plugin allows you to view Windows Media content using QuickTime.
  • Java Plug-In 2 for NPAPI Browsers
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • 5.1.10411.0
  • Google Talk Plugin Video Accelerator version:0.1.44.23
  • Version 3.9.1.9832
  • Shockwave Flash 11.4 r402

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.7; rv:2.0.1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/4.0.1

More Information

It did it for the first time tonight. I have no idea what I did and it has never happened before but when I tried again it did he same thing. I can't use Firefox is I don't resolve this problem. I have been using Firefox for months now.

cor-el
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Is the Navigation Toolbar with the back and forward buttons still visible?

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Is the tab bar covering the Navigation Toolbar or do you have another problem?

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