X
Tap here to go to the mobile version of the site.
Your Firefox is out of date and may contain a security risk! Upgrade Firefox

Support Forum

After all the links you gave me FF still has scriptproblems in FB

Posted

After all the links your support you gave me the script on FB keeps always the problem. I reinstalled without any add- ons and did all the programming you told me here:

Mozilla Firefox Hi John, The following should help. https://support.mozilla.org/kb/firefox-hangs-or-not-responding and/or https://support.mozilla.org/kb/warning-unresponsive-script If you still experience issues, please contact our support site. -Ken https://support.mozilla.org/kb/get-community-support Firefox hangs or is not responding - How to fix | Firefox Help support.mozilla.org When Firefox hangs, it stops responding to your clicks and doesn't seem to do anything. This article covers the various solutions depending on when they happen. Like · June 14 at 2:02am

The only thing I have is a endless crashing FF!!

Chosen solution

Me too - on a mac

Read this answer in context 0

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 10.25.2 for Mozilla 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.
  • Shockwave Flash 11.8 r800
  • Google Update
  • GEPlugin
  • VLC media player Web Plugin 2.0.6
  • 5.1.20513.0
  • Plugin for Wacom tablets.
  • NPWLPG
  • Wacom Dynamic Link Library
  • CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Album Plugin Utility Module

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:22.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/22.0

More Information

A script on this page may be busy, or it may have stopped responding. You can stop the script now, or you can continue to see if the script will complete.
Script: https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v2/yp/r/Hgth43MFT_F.js:43
FF is completely freezing for 30 seconds/1 minute!!
This under you new version 22.
Again under several plugins

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

We're sorry to hear that Firefox is crashing. In order to assist you better, please follow the steps below to provide us crash ID's to help us learn more about your crash.

  1. Enter about:crashes in the address bar (that's where you enter your website URL) and press Enter. You should now see a list of submitted crash reports.
  2. Copy the 5 most recent crash ID's that you see in the crash report window and paste them into your response here.

Thank you for your help!

More information and further troubleshooting steps can be found in the Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help fixing crashes article.

ced33210 0 solutions 1 answers
b1267e86-42ea-41d7-905a-6010e810210a 25/07/2013 23:23 
3e8efdb3-73eb-47c2-b3c8-c1e45fb5abbb 24/07/2013 16:51 
8fefae67-1be7-4b28-8d7a-66b3dda819cc 24/07/2013 14:07 
8348de27-8d7f-45c5-9384-f75ad5450c06 22/07/2013 21:55 
823f5b3d-3e71-4f6d-b381-fe47c6f838c5 21/07/2013 22:33 

Modified by cor-el

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

may you please apply a bp- prefix to those crash reports?

Helpful Reply

I got this

Submitted Crash Reports

No crash reports have been submitted.

Question owner

Its always hanging and I close than FF and restart. This I did only today over 8 times!

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

Hello,

The Reset Firefox feature can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your essential information. Note: This will cause you to lose any Extensions, Open websites, and some Preferences.

To Reset Firefox do the following:

  1. Go to Firefox > Help > Troubleshooting Information.
  2. Click the "Reset Firefox" button.
  3. Firefox will close and reset. After Firefox is done, it will show a window with the information that is imported. Click Finish.
  4. Firefox will open with all factory defaults applied.

Further information can be found in the Reset Firefox – easily fix most problems article.

Did this fix your problems? Please report back to us!

Thank you.

Helpful Reply

Now again this message Script: https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v2/yp/r/Hgth43MFT_F.js:43

And mozilla is not responding

Question owner

Sir

Yesterday I deleted FF completely and reinstall a clean version I still get the string what I got a few moments ago when I did a few minutes the reset as you told me to do. Again that string and a not responding FF.

As I told you before I did all the things you told me to do as in my first mail but all of that took me yesterday over 8 hours wit no results. Only thing I read everywhere that this a a mayor problem in FF where FF seem to be no answer on that.

At this moment I run FB on IE and indeed there is a cache problem but it keeps working without freezing.

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

Hi, can you try this in windows safe mode, it could be a antivirus, another program, or universal addon.

Question owner

I did that a few minutes ago and get the message that there is no network what is not available in safe mode.

cor-el
  • Top 10 Contributor
  • Moderator
10761 solutions 96861 answers

You need boot the computer in Windows Safe Mode with network support (press F8 on the boot screen).

Question owner

This was stupid of me sorry

I'm right now in safe mode and indeed FB in FF is working. Do you have any suggestions what is wrong or how tfind the problem?

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

It may be a antivirus program or similar program on your computer interfering. What antivirus do you use.

Question owner

Avast

Waka_Flocka_Flame
  • Top 25 Contributor
529 solutions 5045 answers

Can you go to Firefox > Addons and disable all Avast related addons then restart Firefox, do you still get script errors.

Question owner

I'm back in my old windows and disabled avast script shield for FF and till now everything is working fine.

Thank you for your fast answers and helping me with this problem.

Problem keeps on sorry!!

Modified by Baselmans

TrojanHorus 2 solutions 2 answers

Chosen Solution

Me too - on a mac

jscher2000
  • Top 10 Contributor
2367 solutions 20954 answers

Hi TrojanHorus, are you saying that disabling Avast Script Shield solved your problem, or that you are having problems with Facebook? If you have having problems with Facebook, could you start a new question and include your add-on information as well as your MacOS version?

https://support.mozilla.org/questions/new/desktop/fix-problems

Question owner

New BAD day

I stopped Avast completely I disabled all add-ons and all extensions. and still FB gives this terrible script error in FF.

It looks like a nightmare for now over a year after FF version 20 this problem is on my computer

jscher2000
  • Top 10 Contributor
2367 solutions 20954 answers

Hi Baselmans, I'm sorry to hear the problem is back.

So everything works smoothly for a while but eventually it hangs? It's puzzling that only FB causes this problem, or maybe you aren't spending that much time on other highly dynamic sites so there isn't time for the problem to occur there.

Some additional thoughts:

(1) I assume you haven't noticed anything strange going on with your FB account, like lots of new friends and subscriptions you don't recognize. Because FB is a rich source of mischief for malware (including add-ons that do things on your behalf while you're logged in), it's worth doing a quick review.

(2) You mentioned reinstalling Firefox. Normally your settings are preserved during an uninstall/reinstall unless you remove them. Assuming you kept your settings, did you ever try:

(A) Firefox's Safe Mode (temporarily deactivates extensions and some customizations) or

(B) Firefox Reset (permanently removes extensions and some customizations)?

A Firefox Safe Mode test only takes a minute to fire up, but it may be several hours before you know whether it's working, and that may be inconvenient with all extensions disabled. As an alternative, try disabling all nonessential or unrecognized extensions (anything you can live without for 24 hours) on this tab:

orange Firefox button (or Tools menu) > Add-ons > Extensions category

Usually you will see a link to restart Firefox after doing that, so go ahead and restart. Notice any difference?

(3) FB features of a lot of media, including Flash media such as videos. I got script freezes on many sites (not limited to FB) after a Windows update last month and had to disable the Flash player plugin's protected mode to get the sites working again. Your symptoms sound more gradual and less severe, but I suggest trying it anyway.

See this support article from Adobe under the heading "Last Resort": Adobe Forums: How do I troubleshoot Flash Player's protected mode for Firefox?