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Cannot UNCHECK 'Ask to save logins'

I use Firefox on multiple devices with synch. I don't want Firefox to ask to save logins, never ever anywhere. :) On my laptop, the option is greyed out and checked, i.e.… (read more)

I use Firefox on multiple devices with synch. I don't want Firefox to ask to save logins, never ever anywhere. :) On my laptop, the option is greyed out and checked, i.e. set to ask to save passwords. So this settings syncs to the other PC's. When running about:config and looking at the option there, it is set to true and also here set to true without possibility to change.

Clues? :)

Asked by jonas.sundb 1 day ago

Last reply by Dropa 2 hours ago

I have my primary password but I accidentally deleted my brian@brianruhe.ca password. How do I replace it? Netfirms.com disabled my email because I sent too many mass emails. They reinstated it but couldn't fix this. They said contact Thunderbird.

I have my primary password but I accidentally deleted my brian@brianruhe.ca password. How do I replace it? Netfirms.com disabled my email because I sent too many mass ema… (read more)

I have my primary password but I accidentally deleted my brian@brianruhe.ca password. How do I replace it? Netfirms.com disabled my email because I sent too many mass emails. They reinstated it but couldn't fix this. They said contact Thunderbird.

Asked by brian248 21 hours ago

Last reply by david 20 hours ago

I use Mendeley Reference manager in Firefox. It used to work OK. Now I get a message "Firefox blocks extensions running on PDF files". This is just what Mendeley does. How do I get Firefox to allow this to happen again?

I use Mendeley Reference manager in Firefox. It used to work OK. Now I get a message "Firefox blocks extensions running on PDF files". This is just what Mendeley does.… (read more)

I use Mendeley Reference manager in Firefox. It used to work OK. Now I get a message "Firefox blocks extensions running on PDF files". This is just what Mendeley does. How do I get Firefox to allow this to happen again?

Asked by rjhnatiuk 3 weeks ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 23 hours ago

i cant open google and youtube

hi when i use lantern proxy, i cant open any site related to google! like youtube or gmail. but chrome browser can open them ! i love firefox and don't want to use anothe… (read more)

hi when i use lantern proxy, i cant open any site related to google! like youtube or gmail. but chrome browser can open them ! i love firefox and don't want to use another browser What should i do? thank you

Asked by afish 3 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 day ago

No longer shown warning screen with advanced button for self signed certs

Folks - I am working with an internal development web site that uses self signed certificates for https / ssl. Previously when browsing to this site, FF would present m… (read more)

Folks -

I am working with an internal development web site that uses self signed certificates for https / ssl.

Previously when browsing to this site, FF would present me with a web page that said "Warning: Potential Security Threat Ahead", but then also present an "Advanced" button on this page that would allow me to choose to ignore the cert error and proceed to the site anyways.

Recently, I now no longer have the option to proceed to the site anyways. I might have upgraded my DD during that time. We've also generated new certs recently. FF now just shows an "Unable to Connect" error message and there is no "Advanced" button or option to bypass the cert error and proceed to the site. This is on Firefox 91.12.0esr.

FWIW, both Chrome and IE still present me with options to bypass the cert error and proceed to the site.

Possibly FF will allow you to bypass an invalid CA, but not an invalid CN ?

Asked by toddpepin 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Still third-party cookie despite deactivation by default

Dear community, I understand that tracking of third-party cookies is now FireFox' default. However, I put my FireFox privacy options to "strict" and opened the website tu… (read more)

Dear community,

I understand that tracking of third-party cookies is now FireFox' default. However, I put my FireFox privacy options to "strict" and opened the website tui.com. What I see in the web developer tools is that several cookies are set, which are not tui.com itself (please see screenshot). The first might be exlainable since it is a subdomain (?), but why are the second and third set? However, when clicking on the data protection icon in form of a shield next to the "ssl-lock" I see a lot of ther third party cookies are prevent. Why arent the second and third in the screenshot?

Thank you very much for your time!

Felix

Asked by felix.wirth 2 days ago

Last reply by Dropa 2 days ago

Message `Unauthorised url' from link to Activate a user account.

Hi, I have received a link to Activate a new user account at the French railway network SNCF. The link arrived in an e-mail from SNCF. When I click the link the followin… (read more)

Hi, I have received a link to Activate a new user account at the French railway network SNCF. The link arrived in an e-mail from SNCF. When I click the link the following message appears: Unauthorized url: https://www.sncf-connect.com/app/en-ww/account/activation, for application: ccl.

Details of my system are; Browser: Firefox 103.0.1 OS: Windows 10

Can you offer a solution?

Thanks, Neil.

Asked by neilburge 2 days ago

Last reply by Dropa 2 days ago

Delete all data/ history

Hi, Every time I delete/ clear all data/ history there are always one shortcut to previously visited webpages on my start page left, Youtube. Open "burger menu" Privacy … (read more)

Hi, Every time I delete/ clear all data/ history there are always one shortcut to previously visited webpages on my start page left, Youtube. Open "burger menu" Privacy & Security Cookies and site data --> Clear everything in that section. History --> Clear everything.

Open "burger menu" History --> Clean all previous history -- Clean everything.

But still that shortcut still remain.

I would really appreciate help with this.

Asked by Rexxo 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

why does firefox change my settings to delete cookies upon closing?

"delete cookies and site data when firefox is closed" now gets checked against my will. i'm not checking it and have never had it set to do that. this is wasting tons of … (read more)

"delete cookies and site data when firefox is closed" now gets checked against my will. i'm not checking it and have never had it set to do that. this is wasting tons of time for me, resetting my shortcuts and signing in to sites that are a pain in the ass to sign in to (specifically bandcamp). other settings get changed also, but not all of them, and my personal info remains. but a lot of time is also wasted correcting all the settings that have changed behind my back. this started happening within the past week. i've changed nothing.

it's not when i turn my computer off. i had to reset everything 2 days ago, but when i got home yesterday and turned my computer on it was working properly - settings intact. i used it for several hours, went to bed, turning the internet off, as i always do, and leaving pine player on. (it's not pine player causing the problem. i wasn't using it the other times) the computer never went into sleep mode, as per my settings... but after turning the internet back on this morning and opening firefox my settings are changed again.

any ideas? Thanks if you try to help

Asked by coelacanth 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 3 days ago

browser Location Issue

Hi, Whenever I'm trying to open Google adwords from firefox it's showing my location as Netherlands, although I'm in India...tried changing it many time but everytime it … (read more)

Hi, Whenever I'm trying to open Google adwords from firefox it's showing my location as Netherlands, although I'm in India...tried changing it many time but everytime it still opens up page as Netherlands.

Is there a way to change it to India. Thanks in advance

Asked by ssilvakumar0101 1 week ago

Last reply by Paul 3 days ago

Autofill

Is there a way to autofill for most sites but not autofill for certain sites while still saving passwords through firefox for those sites. I like to store my bank informa… (read more)

Is there a way to autofill for most sites but not autofill for certain sites while still saving passwords through firefox for those sites. I like to store my bank information on firefox behind an master password but it automatically autofills with out asking for the master password. Can I limit the sites that autofill passwords or require the master password in order to autofill? Any suggestions?

Asked by soysaucewasobi 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

firefox android

- there is a confusion when defining the fiirst and second Login-address. First the 2nd address was rejected as already existing. Then I had trouble removing the first e… (read more)

- there is a confusion when defining the fiirst and second Login-address. First the 2nd address was rejected as already existing. Then I had trouble removing the first email-address. When I finally succeeded, the new 1st address was correctly displayed on termination. With the following registration however, again the former email-address is indicated as 1st address and the 2nd, (which should have been the first now), was rejected again Because of this state I also cannot synchronize and create a recovery code,

Asked by michaelvi 1 week ago

Last reply by Paul 4 days ago

PASSWORD MANGER

I have sent several emails and get no reply, how am I suposed to fix check or see my saved passwords if they all look like this...3b4a3f36-7056-4eee-bcb3-2b0838fa07e1 … (read more)

I have sent several emails and get no reply, how am I suposed to fix check or see my saved passwords if they all look like this...3b4a3f36-7056-4eee-bcb3-2b0838fa07e1

Asked by The Boss 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago