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how can i get javascript to work with version 18 - all boxes ticked but still problem

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I have WINDOWS 8 (for 2 weeks) , Firefox v18. I try to use a banking site that demands javascript but when I try to use the site, I get "javascript not working (or available). If I go into Youtube , any video I pick fails to run - instead I get flashing video screen I have set Javascript enabled but no difference. can anyone point me in right direction . I have reloaded Firefox and reset it - problem still exists

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hello, can you try to replicate this behaviour when you launch firefox in safe mode once? if not, maybe an addon is interfering here...

Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems

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hello, can you try to replicate this behaviour when you launch firefox in safe mode once? if not, maybe an addon is interfering here...

Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems

Question owner

thanks - did that saw possible problem and restarted - all ok now