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Was at the Which site, trying to get other customer views. Which reported browser had Javascript switched off.

Was at the Which site, trying to get other customer views. Which reported browser had Javascript switched off.

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202
  • The IcedTea-Web Plugin executes Java applets.
  • LibreOffice Plug-in handles all its documents
  • The Adobe Reader plugin is used to enable viewing of PDF and FDF files from within the browser.
  • The Videos 3.8.2 plugin handles video and audio streams.
  • DivX Web Player version 1.4.0.233
  • This plug-in detects the presence of iTunes when opening iTunes Store URLs in a web page with Firefox.

Application

  • Firefox 28.0
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux i686; rv:28.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/28.0
  • Support URL: https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/28.0/Linux/en-GB/

Extensions

  • Adblock Edge 2.1 ({fe272bd1-5f76-4ea4-8501-a05d35d823fc})
  • Adblock Plus 2.5.1 ({d10d0bf8-f5b5-c8b4-a8b2-2b9879e08c5d})
  • Adblock Plus Pop-up Addon 0.9.1 (adblockpopups@jessehakanen.net)
  • Click&Clean 4.1 (clickclean@hotcleaner.com)
  • Newssitter - News Sidebar and Feed Reader | RSS 2.3.0 (newssitter@seematrix.com)
  • Troubleshooter 1.1a (troubleshooter@mozilla.org)
  • Ubuntu Firefox Modifications 2.8 (ubufox@ubuntu.com)
  • Ubuntu Online Accounts 0.5 (online-accounts@lists.launchpad.net)
  • Unity Desktop Integration 2.4.8 (webapps-team@lists.launchpad.net)
  • Unity Websites integration 2013.09.20.beta ({2e1445b0-2682-11e1-bfc2-0800200c9a66})
  • WOT 20131118 ({a0d7ccb3-214d-498b-b4aa-0e8fda9a7bf7})

Javascript

  • incrementalGCEnabled: True

Graphics

  • adapterDescription: NVIDIA Corporation -- GeForce 9600M GS/PCIe/SSE2
  • adapterDeviceID: GeForce 9600M GS/PCIe/SSE2
  • adapterDrivers:
  • adapterRAM:
  • adapterVendorID: NVIDIA Corporation
  • driverDate:
  • driverVersion: 3.3.0 NVIDIA 304.88
  • info: {u'AzureCanvasBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureFallbackCanvasBackend': u'none', u'AzureContentBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureSkiaAccelerated': 0}
  • numAcceleratedWindows: 0
  • numAcceleratedWindowsMessage: [u'']
  • numTotalWindows: 1
  • webglRenderer: NVIDIA Corporation -- GeForce 9600M GS/PCIe/SSE2
  • windowLayerManagerRemote: False
  • windowLayerManagerType: Basic

Modified Preferences

  • accessibility.typeaheadfind.flashBar: 0
  • browser.cache.disk.capacity: 358400
  • 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.places.smartBookmarksVersion: 6
  • browser.sessionstore.upgradeBackup.latestBuildID: 20140317233339
  • browser.startup.homepage: https://www.mojeek.co.uk/?img=3
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID: 20140317233339
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone: 28.0
  • dom.mozApps.used: True
  • extensions.lastAppVersion: 28.0
  • font.size.variable.x-western: 22
  • network.cookie.prefsMigrated: True
  • places.database.lastMaintenance: 1395417972
  • places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages: 104858
  • plugin.disable_full_page_plugin_for_types: application/pdf
  • plugin.importedState: True
  • privacy.donottrackheader.enabled: True
  • privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs: True
  • storage.vacuum.last.index: 1
  • storage.vacuum.last.places.sqlite: 1394639004

Misc

  • User JS: No
  • Accessibility: No
user669794 59 solutions 672 answers

Helpful Reply

  1. In the address bar, type "about:config" (with no quotes), and press Enter.
  2. Click "I'll be careful, I promise"
  3. In the search bar, search for "javascript.enabled" (with no quotes).
  4. Right click the result named "javascript.enabled"
# In the address bar, type "about:config" (with no quotes), and press Enter. # Click "I'll be careful, I promise" # In the search bar, search for "javascript.enabled" (with no quotes). # Right click the result named "javascript.enabled"
cor-el
  • Top 10 Contributor
  • Moderator
17516 solutions 158398 answers

If you use extensions (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) that can block content (e.g. Adblock Plus, NoScript, Flash Block, Ghostery) then make sure that such extensions aren't blocking content.

If you use extensions (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) that can block content (e.g. Adblock Plus, NoScript, Flash Block, Ghostery) then make sure that such extensions aren't blocking content. *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/Troubleshooting+extensions+and+themes

Helpful Reply

Did as requested. Found a long list of of programs, one of which was javascript.enabled. It was already enabled. gtwaby

Did as requested. Found a long list of of programs, one of which was javascript.enabled. It was already enabled. gtwaby
Diego Victor 658 solutions 4175 answers

Check if this happens in safe mode:

Try clear your recent history:

Also:

Check if this happens in safe mode: *[https://support.mozilla.org/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-using-safe-mode Firefox in safe mode] Try clear your recent history: *[https://support.mozilla.org/kb/remove-recent-browsing-search-and-download-history Clear recent history] Also: *[https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/javascript-settings-for-interactive-web-pages JavaScript settings and preferences for interactive web pages]
DaffyD 0 solutions 2 answers

What should I do once I right click? The entry says, "default" "boolean" "true"

What should I do once I right click? The entry says, "default" "boolean" "true"
jscher2000
  • Top 10 Contributor
8757 solutions 71653 answers

Hi DaffyD, "default" "boolean" "true" means JavaScript is enabled. Are you trying to disable it??

Hi DaffyD, "default" "boolean" "true" means JavaScript is enabled. Are you trying to disable it??