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Can no longer open additional tabs using Forefox 17.0

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I downloaded the update for Firefox 17.0 and installed it with no problems. After completion, I discovered that I could not open additional tabs as with previous versions of Firefox. I tried various methods, including the File pulldown menu, clicking on the tab stop next to an already open website, and using Ctrl+T. Nothing worked. I can open additional windows, but find it much more convenient to use tab stops, and am currently unable to do so using the latest version of Firefox.

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Hello cahoughton, check it in Safe Mode, in Safe Mode window select "Start in Safe Mode" and see if this happen again, if not see: Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems

also in your "System Details" you have installed 2 flash versions (Shockwave Flash 11.5 r502 & Shockwave Flash 11.4 r402) and 2 Adobe PDF Plug-In (Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.4 & Netscape 10.1.3).

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