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How do I get rid of this (see prtscr) non-pinned tab?

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Each time I open Firefox A second (mozilla)tab opens; It's not pinned and it is not my home page. When i keep Firefox open and open a second instance only my Google+ Homepage opens.

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.6 r602
  • Google Update
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.6
  • 4.0.50917.0
  • GEPlugin
  • Default Plug-in
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Picasa plugin
  • NPWLPG
  • Office Live Update v1.4
  • Opf Launcher

Application

  • Firefox 19.0
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:19.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/19.0
  • Support URL: http://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/19.0/WINNT/nl/

Extensions

  • Adblock Plus 2.2.3 ({d10d0bf8-f5b5-c8b4-a8b2-2b9879e08c5d})
  • Advanced SystemCare Surfing Protection 1.0 (ascsurfingprotection@iobit.com)
  • DownThemAll! 2.0.15 ({DDC359D1-844A-42a7-9AA1-88A850A938A8})
  • DVDVideoSoft YouTube MP3 and Video Download 4.2.1.10 ({ACAA314B-EEBA-48e4-AD47-84E31C44796C})
  • FlashGot 1.5.4.3 ({19503e42-ca3c-4c27-b1e2-9cdb2170ee34})
  • Troubleshooter 1.0a (troubleshooter@mozilla.org)
  • AVG Safe Search 9.0.0.911 ({3f963a5b-e555-4543-90e2-c3908898db71}) (Inactive)
  • AVG Security Toolbar 9.0.0.18.3 (avg@toolbar) (Inactive)
  • Integrated Gmail 2.5.5 ({28197867-b1ef-4140-8e3b-55c45b9c8460}) (Inactive)
  • YouTube Downloader for Facebook 1.0 ({2122962a-1424-fffe-19af-bba2ef3eff4a}) (Inactive)

Javascript

  • incrementalGCEnabled: True

Graphics

  • adapterDescription: Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family
  • adapterDescription2:
  • adapterDeviceID: 0x2a42
  • adapterDeviceID2:
  • adapterDrivers: igdumdx32 igd10umd32
  • adapterDrivers2:
  • adapterRAM: Unknown
  • adapterRAM2:
  • adapterVendorID: 0x8086
  • adapterVendorID2:
  • clearTypeParameters: DISPLAY1 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 50 ] DISPLAY2 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 100 ]
  • direct2DEnabled: False
  • direct2DEnabledMessage: [u'tryNewerDriver', u'8.1500.1000.2202']
  • directWriteEnabled: False
  • directWriteVersion: 6.1.7600.16972
  • driverDate: 2-20-2010
  • driverDate2:
  • driverVersion: 8.15.10.2086
  • driverVersion2:
  • info: {u'AzureContentBackend': u'none', u'AzureCanvasBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureFallbackCanvasBackend': u'none'}
  • isGPU2Active: False
  • numAcceleratedWindows: 1
  • numTotalWindows: 1
  • webglRenderer: Google Inc. -- ANGLE (Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family)
  • windowLayerManagerType: Direct3D 9

Modified Preferences

  • accessibility.typeaheadfind: True
  • accessibility.typeaheadfind.flashBar: 0
  • browser.cache.disk.capacity: 153600
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size.first_run: False
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size.use_old_max: False
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size_cached_value: 358400
  • browser.display.background_color: #C0C0C0
  • browser.display.use_system_colors: True
  • browser.history_expire_days.mirror: 180
  • browser.places.smartBookmarksVersion: 4
  • browser.search.param.yahoo-fr: chr-greentree_ff&ilc=12&type=114576
  • browser.search.update: False
  • browser.startup.homepage: http://www.google.be/ig?hl=nl&t=0
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID: 20130215130331
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone: 19.0
  • browser.tabs.warnOnClose: False
  • browser.tabs.warnOnOpen: False
  • dom.max_script_run_time: 0
  • dom.mozApps.used: True
  • extensions.lastAppVersion: 19.0
  • keyword.URL: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=greentree_ff1&ei=utf-8&ilc=12&type=114576&p=
  • network.cookie.prefsMigrated: True
  • places.database.lastMaintenance: 1363043236
  • places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages: 78765
  • places.last_vacuum: 1347910676
  • plugin.disable_full_page_plugin_for_types: application/pdf
  • privacy.clearOnShutdown.cookies: False
  • privacy.cpd.siteSettings: True
  • privacy.donottrackheader.enabled: True
  • privacy.popups.showBrowserMessage: False
  • privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs: True
  • privacy.sanitize.timeSpan: 0
  • security.enable_ssl2: True
  • security.enable_tls: False
  • security.warn_entering_weak: False
  • security.warn_viewing_mixed: False
  • security.warn_viewing_mixed.show_once: False

Misc

  • User JS: Yes
  • Accessibility: No

Question owner

Forgot to post my printscreen

cor-el
  • Top 10 Contributor
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10745 solutions 96691 answers

You can check for problems with preferences and try to rename or delete the prefs.js file and possible numbered prefs-##.js files and a possible user.js file to reset all prefs to the default values.

kleokleopatra 0 solutions 1 answers

Helpful Reply

it helps to get rid of tabs alltogether: tools --> options --> tabs --> uncheck all but the :warn me if new tab will slow down firefox. after that tabs are gone. IZ