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When I click on a link in history from yesterday it then disappears from yesterdays history. It now shows in todays history but is gone from yesterday.

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A link in history disappears when it is opened. Firefox 12.0

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Also, please immediately update to Firefox 17.0.1, as 12 has known security holes. Update Firefox to the latest version

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cor-el
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Yes, that is how Firefox behaves.
If you visit a web page more than once then you only see the history entry of the last visit.

See these threads:

  • [/questions/945090] How can i prevent Firefox from overiding identical history entries?
  • [/questions/937585] Support for "Date first visited" for history items was removed from Firefox
Tyler Downer
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Also, please immediately update to Firefox 17.0.1, as 12 has known security holes. Update Firefox to the latest version

Question owner

This explains what is happening and I will upgrade right now. Thanks for the help.