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Passwords still visible ,in Firefox, for every one, after disconnection from my Firefox account

After a fresh install of Debian and Firefox (this is 78.9.0esr), I signed in with my Firefox account, and all went well: I got all my bookmarks and recorded passwords for… (read more)

After a fresh install of Debian and Firefox (this is 78.9.0esr), I signed in with my Firefox account, and all went well: I got all my bookmarks and recorded passwords for all kind of sites available. So far, so good.

But I changed my mind, and want to allow this computer to be used by other people (it's a coworking space), so I logged out from Firefox (disconnect this account) and observed that all bookmarks were still there (not a big deal for me) but also all passwords. They still show in login & password page (Lockwise). I went on to delete all history and all cookies etc... The passwords are still there. I can delete a password one at a time, it seems to work... but I have 50+ to do. There are no "delete all" option or menu on the Lockwise page.

I would really think that you should be able to benefit from these passwords when logged in but they should not appear when logged out. Even if I launch an incognito session, log in in the private window, all passwords have being synced in the non-private Firefox... Is there a way to avoid that?

Asked by fb1 6 hours ago

Answered by fb1 3 hours ago

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screenshot function disappeared as of firefox 88.0

Suddenly as of the last update to FireFox 88.0, the embedded screen capture function disappeared. I use it a LOT... I will have to go back to previous version of FireFox.… (read more)

Suddenly as of the last update to FireFox 88.0, the embedded screen capture function disappeared. I use it a LOT... I will have to go back to previous version of FireFox.

Asked by frank.du.mee 11 hours ago

Answered by frank.du.mee 10 hours ago

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Web page slowing my browser down

I keep getting a message that a web page is slowing my browser down. And it is terribly slow. How can I get rid of this frustrating issue? I think I even know the web … (read more)

I keep getting a message that a web page is slowing my browser down. And it is terribly slow. How can I get rid of this frustrating issue? I think I even know the web page that it is.

Asked by wkeck381 2 days ago

Answered by RageE1der 1 day ago

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no display & no options

web pages don't display but address is shown at tabs, can't see options but other menu options seem to be okay. I uninstalled and erased all related data (I could find) m… (read more)

web pages don't display but address is shown at tabs, can't see options but other menu options seem to be okay. I uninstalled and erased all related data (I could find) multiple times and reinstalled multiple times but problem remains. I tried refresh, safe mode, etc. At installation I get error VCRUNTIME140_1.dll not found, a susequent installation finishes without errors. I am sending this from another system because I can't use the problem unit for this post. The problem system is similar to this one. I am puzzled and seek help.

Asked by tregxoferif 3 days ago

Answered by tregxoferif 1 day ago

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I recently resolvd an issue here, with eBay, or so I thought. I can't log in now.

Recently, a kind volunteer helped me resolve a technical problem I was having with eBay. I have only one start up on my computer now, which is my VPN I have disabled all… (read more)

Recently, a kind volunteer helped me resolve a technical problem I was having with eBay. I have only one start up on my computer now, which is my VPN I have disabled all my Add-ons. I exited out of Firefox, restarted my computer and went directly to ebay and had no trouble signing in or using the site. Yay! I thought it was all fixed. I still wanted to use some very important (to me) add-ons like Ghosterly, and a couple others, which I have had for approximately a year with no problem on ebay. I enable 3 of my favorite addons. I went back to ebay. And, now I can't sign in. They say the password doesn't match. I know that it is correct because I have it written down. When I tried many times, they kept making be "bot verify" When I tried to reset my password, they said I had to chat with someone. I am unable to chat because they say I might have disabled java script. I don't know where to look to see it I have done that. Having a "Senior Moment" here............

....also starting to get frustrated........... grrrrrrr..... I wanted to try to turn on one addon at a time, to see which might be the troublemaker, but never got the chance.

Any thoughts??

Asked by mangonanny 3 days ago

Answered by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 3 days ago

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Thunderbird very very slow

Suddenly, Thunderbird 78.9.0 (64-bit) Win10 is very very slow I don't want to reinstall and have to redo all my settings - anything I can do for this? All else works OK … (read more)

Suddenly, Thunderbird 78.9.0 (64-bit) Win10 is very very slow

I don't want to reinstall and have to redo all my settings - anything I can do for this?

All else works OK on the PC, Thunderbird was OK before.

Any way to back up my settings so I don't have to do all that again?


Thank you

Asked by t8769 1 week ago

Answered by t8769 5 days ago

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ebay screen freezes constantly, error message says "web page is slowing down your browser" "Stop it?" or "Wait?"

Not sure if I chose the correct topic above, but here goes. It is my first time here. recently, after using the same browser and same site, under the same log in for ove… (read more)

Not sure if I chose the correct topic above, but here goes. It is my first time here.

recently, after using the same browser and same site, under the same log in for over 15 years, the pages freeze and I can't do any thing but wait until the error message pops up saying that "a webpage is slowing down your browser, do you want to: "Stop it" or "Wait" I click stop it and then wait a few seconds and I can see the screen glitch and then I can click on something and it will finally work. But, when I try to click on something else the same thing happens over and over again. I have discussed this with the chat agents, but they were no help. Someone from ebay called me after I asked them to and I explained the problem, and that I had cleared my browser cache, cookies, browsing history and it still gives the same error message and still freezes. I do NOT have this problem on any other website or platform. The ebay agent on the phone suggested that I try a different browser as he had no way to diagnose my problem. I asked "If the problem doesn't happen on any other site, how would it be caused by my browser?" He said, he was merely suggesting that as a process of elimination. I started to download another browser today, as this has been going on for far too long, probably two weeks now. Thank you for any suggestions you might have. Taylor

Asked by mangonanny 3 days ago

Answered by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 3 days ago

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invalid http verb

Whenever I try to visit just one particular site it keeps telling me it can,t display because invalid http verb is being use.(the site is agsmeisapp.nmfb.com.ng/)plss hel… (read more)

Whenever I try to visit just one particular site it keeps telling me it can,t display because invalid http verb is being use.(the site is agsmeisapp.nmfb.com.ng/)plss help me

Asked by hildabrorhie 4 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 3 days ago

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My website page layout is broken on Firefox only - and even good developers can't fix it

I truly hope somebody can give me some help. I am struggling to understand why my website page containers go nuts on Firefox. I tried so much, I payed a good developer w… (read more)

I truly hope somebody can give me some help. I am struggling to understand why my website page containers go nuts on Firefox. I tried so much, I payed a good developer who told me the issue was over, but it is still there. I'm trying everything but my project is being a failure due to very nasty WP Theme issues, like this one. I had to spend my time fixing the Theme and my project completely past its deadline. Maybe I'm going to be fired, without fox.

I clearly cannot add site credentials for anybody, but maybe some developer knows what could be of help.

It seems that the issue has something to do with page Container and Flex attribute. The website is a Wordpress site and the page is built with WPBakery Visual Editor. All updated, no customizations, pages should work easy... As you can see the page title is ok, but then inside the main page container, the Visual Editor rows (which have display = flex) behave as if they had no width. Despite that, changing the flex attribute to display = block targeting FF specifically through Css, it doesn't seem to work either. It's not something simple just as a Row option inside the Visual Editor.

Please see attachments. Many pages behave like that. My questions: - is there a possibility to speak with Firefox assistance and get a clue? - did any developer from community, experience something similar before? How did you manage to solve it? - Firefox, why are you behaving like that with an old supporter?

Thank you to anybody spending his time to help.

Asked by sviluppo5 5 days ago

Answered by sviluppo5 5 days ago

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only empty canvas - Ffx 87.0 (64-bit) on ubuntu 20.04

Since some weeks, I cannot load any URL, event about:config etc. does not work, even Developper Tools do not open. I deinstalled complety firefox and reinstalled - same i… (read more)

Since some weeks, I cannot load any URL, event about:config etc. does not work, even Developper Tools do not open.

I deinstalled complety firefox and reinstalled - same issue. I restartet with add-ons disabled, no chance. I even cannot open settings, to deaktivate hardware acceleration. I cleared all folders and settings in ubuntu /.mozilla and /.cache/mozilla - no way.

The only thing workes is "customize toolbar".

Now I'm on chrome, but I dont like it, I wanna have my firefox back!

Any Ideas?

Asked by serialz 4 days ago

Answered by TyDraniu 4 days ago

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Thunderbird Won't Load At All

I'm using the latest TB on W10 entirely up-to-date. TB will not open at all, regardless of where I'm trying to open it: desktop; taskbar; start list. I cannot start in sa… (read more)

I'm using the latest TB on W10 entirely up-to-date. TB will not open at all, regardless of where I'm trying to open it: desktop; taskbar; start list. I cannot start in safe mode. I cannot refresh TB. There are no error messages of any kind. The only thing that works is a clean re-install after a complete uninstall, and that only works for a day or two. No one can afford to uninstall and reinstall TB every time they want to read their mail. My PC is a Dell Optiplex GX620 Pentium. I've unloaded all new additions except the usual W10 updates. Nothing works. I'd most appreciate any suggestions. All other programs (Firefox, LibreOffice, W10) work fine.

Asked by Sackbut 1 month ago

Answered by sfhowes 1 month ago

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E-Mail Account disappeared

I have a profile with several E-Mail accounts of which one disappeared and I don't know why. I diffed my current pref.js against the latest backup and found that (apart f… (read more)

I have a profile with several E-Mail accounts of which one disappeared and I don't know why. I diffed my current pref.js against the latest backup and found that (apart from minor changes) two lines are missing in the current version:

user_pref("mail.account.account6.identities", "id4"); user_pref("mail.account.account6.server", "server7");

Might this be the reason? And would it be a good idea to paste the lost lines into the current prefs.js to recover the Account?

Asked by fabian.brinkmann 6 days ago

Answered by Toad-Hall 5 days ago

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Subject line is replaced by dots upon saving drafts or templates

I create a new blank message, type something into the subject field, save, and close the window. My drafts folder displays the new message, but instead of my subject line… (read more)

I create a new blank message, type something into the subject field, save, and close the window. My drafts folder displays the new message, but instead of my subject line there are three dots. When I open the draft again, the subject line indeed consists of three dots. Replacing the dots again by some text does not solve the problem, after saving it will still have three dots. Thus, I cannot save subject lines in drafts. The same for templates. What's going wrong here?

This is on Windows 10, newest Thunderbird release version 78.9.1 (32-bit).

Asked by mail1009 1 week ago

Answered by christ1 6 days ago

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Firefox on Debian nothing loads or opens.

Mozilla Firefox 78.8.0esr, Debian 10.9 (x86-64), no add-ons, and none of the pages are loading. Hi everyone, just wanted to check if someone had this issue before or know… (read more)

Mozilla Firefox 78.8.0esr, Debian 10.9 (x86-64), no add-ons, and none of the pages are loading.

Hi everyone, just wanted to check if someone had this issue before or knows a solution please. Since yesterday, non of the pages in Firefox are loading. On the same computer, using other browsers there are no issues at all.

I tried uninstalling and reinstalling Firefox. Purged it as well. Tested with a new profile, (firefox -P...) , same results, nothing loads. No error messages or anything. I will just have the small loading dash on the firefox tab and that's it.

I can't even access localhost, or the troubleshooting settings or the web developer tools. Nothing will open at all.

I found this thread mentioning that it might be related to libnss3. But I have the most recent and stable version available already installed: 2:3.42.1-1+deb10u3

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=981184

I uninstalled firefox, removed the folder .mozilla and just tried to make sure no trace of Firefox is left. Reinstalled it again, same thing...

I have a VPN, and the same results also with or without the VPN connected.

Any ideas please?

Thanks! Have a good day!

Asked by JesseJames 6 days ago

Answered by TyDraniu 6 days ago

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How to recover deleted (but not purged) email from IMAP account

I am using Thunderbird 78.9.1 (64bit) on Windows 10. I accidently deleted all messages (more than 21,000) from my Inbox and did NOT have them go to Trash folder. The dele… (read more)

I am using Thunderbird 78.9.1 (64bit) on Windows 10. I accidently deleted all messages (more than 21,000) from my Inbox and did NOT have them go to Trash folder. The deleted messages are NOT on the ISP’s server anymore. Thunderbird tells me that messages I have deleted can be purged from disk and this will save 1.6 GB disk space, so the email messages are still on my PC.

The deleted messages are NOT shown in Thunderbird. X-Mozilla-Status is 0001 for all messages. I’ve changed it to 0000 but the messages are still not displayed.

Any suggestion on how I can see these messages in the INBOX again would be greatly appreciated.

Asked by khw1502 5 days ago

Answered by sfhowes 5 days ago

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Firefox hangs Ubuntu 20.04

After installing Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Clicking on Firefox or Thunderbird it hangs the computer and have to switch off the computer on main switch. Reinstall Mozilla once but … (read more)

After installing Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Clicking on Firefox or Thunderbird it hangs the computer and have to switch off the computer on main switch. Reinstall Mozilla once but no difference still hangs Ubuntu. Need help on this one Thank you

Asked by Lumaja 1 week ago

Answered by JustSecurity 1 week ago