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Firefox linking after a hover delay.

I find it annoying when I am on a page and the cursor is on a link in that page after a few seconds it goes there without my clicking. how do i stop this? OSX MacOS Big S… (read more)

I find it annoying when I am on a page and the cursor is on a link in that page after a few seconds it goes there without my clicking. how do i stop this?

OSX MacOS Big Sur plus Firefox 84.0.2.

Thanks.

Asked by omits 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

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Google Calendar not opening in Firefox

Today, Google Calendar is not opening. I keep Google as a pinned tab set to automatically open when I start Firefox, so always available. But today it did not open. No er… (read more)

Today, Google Calendar is not opening. I keep Google as a pinned tab set to automatically open when I start Firefox, so always available. But today it did not open. No error message, just a blank screen and the blue line moving across the top of the window. The same thing is happening when Zoom webinar registration attempts to save a calendar item to my Google calendar. No error message, just a white screen and blue line moving across the top. I am able to open Google Calendar in Chrome and also can open it in Firefox by opening a new tab and then repinning it. But if I close the browser window and the re-open it (something i have to do every day or two to keep GMail from bogging down - that is another question!) then the saved pinned tab will not reopen again and I have to go through the manual reopening process again. Any clues? Thanks!

Asked by Tom Lent 1 day ago

Answered by cor-el 15 hours ago

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Google Calendar not loading in Firefox

I am using Firefox 84.0.2 Around mid day today, I started having problems viewing my Google Calendar on Firefox. As"skeleton" calendar page loads with no dates or details… (read more)

I am using Firefox 84.0.2 Around mid day today, I started having problems viewing my Google Calendar on Firefox. As"skeleton" calendar page loads with no dates or details. Coincidentally, it would not load on Firefox on our main PC either. I have cleared history, cookies, etc and tried changing security settings, but it will still not work. It works fine on Edge and my Android phone. Any advice would be much appreciated. Thanks.

Asked by delboy27sbc 1 day ago

Answered by delboy27sbc 23 hours ago

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Firefox 56.0.2

I recently migrated all of my files and applications from a 2013 macbook retina pro that had FF 56.0.2 to a 2020 macbook retina pro. The application transferred over with… (read more)

I recently migrated all of my files and applications from a 2013 macbook retina pro that had FF 56.0.2 to a 2020 macbook retina pro. The application transferred over with no problems with one exception. I have a blog on livejournal.com and now cannot post or reply to comments on the blog. FF just hangs and freezes. I can't even quit the page unless I quit FF totally and then restart. I can still access livejournal from Safari w/no problems. I checked my extensions (only have two) and disabled hardware acceleration but nothing has helped. Does anyone have any suggestion? I'm not crazy about safari and would like to continue to use FF. Thanks so much for any help!

Asked by cparinello 1 day ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 1 day ago

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Google Calendar won't load in Firefox

I'm using Firefox 84.0.2 on Ubuntu 18.04. It has suddenly stopped being able to load Google Calendar. It shows the banner for Google Calendar but no content, and the pr… (read more)

I'm using Firefox 84.0.2 on Ubuntu 18.04. It has suddenly stopped being able to load Google Calendar. It shows the banner for Google Calendar but no content, and the progress bar shows it continually trying to load. Even after several minutes there is no time-out. The problem persists in safe mode. No other Google products (Gmail, Google Drive) show this problem, and the calendar loads normally in Chrome. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Asked by tmichael.mcnulty 1 day ago

Answered by tmichael.mcnulty 1 day ago

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All website shows blank screen after new update...

since latest update , cleared all data of the app just for sure blank screen web page problem is real, when click to open any site it shows blank page even page is loaded… (read more)

since latest update , cleared all data of the app just for sure blank screen web page problem is real, when click to open any site it shows blank page even page is loaded already, how do i find page is loaded? if I click somewhere on loaded blank page it redirects me just like there site opened on that blank screen this happen to all sites including google, FB , my device is android marshmallow 6.0.1. I posting screenshot below.....

Asked by iamyogesh1005 1 month ago

Answered by Seburo 1 month ago

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Google Calendar will no longer completely load.

Hello All, I was working on a Google Apps Script to convert a Google Form entry into a Google Calendar event. Nothing too crazy so I'm not sure that the JavaScript I'm us… (read more)

Hello All,

I was working on a Google Apps Script to convert a Google Form entry into a Google Calendar event. Nothing too crazy so I'm not sure that the JavaScript I'm using would do anything to the browser. I could access Google Calendar just fine this morning and then all of the sudden, my calendar page wouldn't completely load. It loads the upper and left panels but not the actual calendar. There's no error message popups, the loading status just keeps spinning.

I've cleared all cache, closed/reopened the browser, restarted my computer, refreshed Firefox, opened Firefox in Safe Mode, tried a Private Window, uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox. I can access Google Calendar just fine on Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome.

Web Console shows a lot of warnings and an Exception error but I don't see anything that gives me a clear understanding of what the problem is. Halp!!!1!1

Asked by clark.hurst 1 day ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 1 day ago

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How can I craft a link to work in other browsers when clicked in Firefox?

We have Firefox ESR deployed in our Enterprise. Our core financial banking system runs on Firefox. Our Intranet page has special javascript code to take advantage of IE… (read more)

We have Firefox ESR deployed in our Enterprise. Our core financial banking system runs on Firefox. Our Intranet page has special javascript code to take advantage of IE's ActiveX so if one were to launch IE, the default page (our intranet) has an icon to our core banking system and if clicked the script uses ActiveX and runs this code: ar oShell = new ActiveXObject("Shell.Application"); var commandtoRun = "C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\firefox.exe" ; oShell.ShellExecute(commandtoRun,"https:/path-to-core-system-web-ui","","open","1"); }

So when they click on the icon which is basically an img with the style of cursor: pointer; it does an onclick launch to that code which launches firefox to the web command. If you open our Intranet page in Firefox or Chrome then ActiveX does not run so it just launches in a new tab the link to our core system.

This week (1/19) we are going live with a new loan origination system. The LoS system vendor claims they want us to use Chrome for their system. Well a few months ago we changed the default browser to Firefox with GPO's and now the issue is our Intranet page opens in Firefox (which works great) as any other, but how can we craft our link to open the Loan Origination System in Chrome? I call B.S. that is only works in Chrome. It seems to work in Firefox to me, but that's all they want to support so if we need help they won't help us unless we are using it in Chrome. I know I'm not happy about it either. I'm just happy to be rid of IE finally. I like Firefox (and Chrome) but if I can do any tricks to craft a link, maybe a javascript function to launch something like commandtoRun = "C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Google\\Chrome\\Application\\chrome.exe", along with the argument with the LoS web URL, that would be great.

Thanks!

Asked by kjstech 5 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 days ago

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Seeing Un-readable font for the same piece of text in mozilla Firefox

w3Schools is a well known website to learn programming but the code IDE in the website shows UN-Readable text in the Firefox whereas it is quite normal in other browsers … (read more)

w3Schools is a well known website to learn programming but the code IDE in the website shows UN-Readable text in the Firefox whereas it is quite normal in other browsers such as Chrome & Edge. Here is the link to the website I am talking about : https://www.w3schools.com/html/tryit.asp?filename=tryhtml_block_div You can try this link in any browser other than Mozilla & it runs normally.For better understanding I have attached a screenshot of Mozilla & Edge side by side to make you aware of the glitch.Please fix it soon.

Asked by Dev's PC 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

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Firefox Nightly on Dell optiplex 745 Windows 10 latest update: Videos arte black, only previews work. Safe Mode works, removing UBlock Origin does not.

Why did this begin with the latest Windows update? How can I fix it? Web is unusable without the adv blocker. Edge and 745 with older windows preview are not affected … (read more)

Why did this begin with the latest Windows update? How can I fix it? Web is unusable without the adv blocker. Edge and 745 with older windows preview are not affected

Asked by Ben 3 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 days ago

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Unable to display (Gravatar avatar) image on Firefox

Hi there, I'm building my first website. When I log in (jam-works.org/wp-admin) the very right end of the top bar in the 'dashboard' menu shows a blank, empty box where … (read more)

Hi there,

I'm building my first website. When I log in (jam-works.org/wp-admin) the very right end of the top bar in the 'dashboard' menu shows a blank, empty box where my avatar or pic or Gravatar or whatever should be ("1of2" below). The profile section from which to change this displays that same blank square with a link: "You can change your profile picture on Gravatar".

Which I've done. When I open jam-works.org/wp-admin with another browser, it displays the picture ("2of2" below), but I really don't want to use other browsers. I tried Firefox 'Options', 'Privacy & Security' and 'clear data', rebooted but no luck.

Can someone please help? I'm older than technology, so please type slowly so I can understand. Seriously. I just found out that an "Ethernet" isn't a thing to catch the Ether Bunny with, sooooo, yeah - please kinda spell it out for me if you can.

Thanks!

Asked by Jack Manhattan 4 days ago

Answered by cor-el 4 days ago

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Does Firefox use something in Google services?

I stopped using Chrome a while ago and I use, ahem, Bing for searches. Sometimes, when I click on a link I get a "404. That’s an error. The requested URL was not found … (read more)

I stopped using Chrome a while ago and I use, ahem, Bing for searches. Sometimes, when I click on a link I get a "404. That’s an error. The requested URL was not found on this server. That’s all we know." while using Firefox. I copy the link and paste it into the browser Edge and the site comes up no problem. Does firefox used a cached version of Google while Edge does not? Is there a way to resolve this?

I decided to stop using Google some time ago so made the full time change to Firefox and a different search engine. A tad bothersome that Google is still there. Not really interested in going to MS Edge...

Asked by mojotre 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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pause a slideshow on website

When viewing for example the Guardian international site , there is always a kind of a slideshow in the most important topic. Today for example Biden und a bunch of pict… (read more)

When viewing for example the Guardian international site , there is always a kind of a slideshow in the most important topic. Today for example Biden und a bunch of pictures Trump leaving. Sometimes i like to have a closer look on one of pictures. There is no copy/save image than. I like to have a kind of pause button to interrupt the playing. Im running linux/ubuntu, but on win10 the same. So I use the Print button to make a hardcopy, but this is not very "elegant". Any suggestions ? It's not a kind of blocking a popup.

Asked by hhgoten 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 days ago

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Firefox PDF viewer display old version of an overwritten PDF

Hi, we are web-designer. We have replaced the first 2 PDF in the page https://www.gazebo.it/documenti-certificazioni/: https://www.gazebo.it/documenti-certificazioni/iso-… (read more)

Hi, we are web-designer.

We have replaced the first 2 PDF in the page https://www.gazebo.it/documenti-certificazioni/:

https://www.gazebo.it/documenti-certificazioni/iso-9001-2015-web.pdf https://www.gazebo.it/documenti-certificazioni/iso-14001-2015-web.pdf

With firefox the preview still show the old version pdf, but if you download it, the version is correct.

The difference between two versions is in the first box bottom left: old one has only text, new one has a “Istituto Giordano” logo.

With Chrome, Safari, Opera, Edge, Explorer there are no issue.

Only firefox has this issue.

We tried to clear cache, browse in anonymous, modify PDF name... with no luck.

Thanks! Ste

Asked by mezcalsss 4 days ago

Answered by mezcalsss 4 days ago

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Garbled Text on Websites

Attached is a sample of how web pages display. These can either initially display this way or, as in this example, the page opened correctly, I stepped away for a few min… (read more)

Attached is a sample of how web pages display. These can either initially display this way or, as in this example, the page opened correctly, I stepped away for a few minutes and when I viewed the page again it looked like the example. I can have a page open and it is displaying correctly, then open a new tab and go to a different site and the text will look like the example.

I have cleared the cache, dumped all the cookies. Restarting the browser (I do this many times a day) will fix the current page but eventually another page will display like this.

I running version 84.0.2 64bit on a Mac Pro Mojave. I don't have this problem with other browsers like Chrome or Safari. I never see it on my Windows 10 system.

Asked by MrBBPrinter 5 days ago

Answered by cor-el 5 days ago

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Firefox download .csv files as .json

Some time in the last month or so Firefox has started downloading .csv files as .json. I need the files in .csv format so I can work with them in Excel. These are large f… (read more)

Some time in the last month or so Firefox has started downloading .csv files as .json. I need the files in .csv format so I can work with them in Excel. These are large files I don't want to deal with the trouble of converting them every time. I've started using Chrome just so the files download correctly. I can't find any setting to change to make .csv the default again.

Asked by Display Name 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 days ago

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Youtube gives problem on Firefox, but not on Opera. Solutions?

when I type a comment on youtube, the text often "lags", the letters appear all together after a while, if I try to send the comment I get an error, and if I try to subsc… (read more)

when I type a comment on youtube, the text often "lags", the letters appear all together after a while, if I try to send the comment I get an error, and if I try to subscribe a channel I cannot, instead I get prompted to login while I am already logged. This is going for months, right now the only fix seems to switch to Opera... Can you guys provide solutions to this?

Asked by marcus.aseth 1 week ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 1 week ago

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Monoprice site will not load on Firefox mac

Why will monoprice site not load on Firefox; page just stays blank. It loads on other browsers (Chrome, etc). It used to load ok several weeks ago. Have I or can I inad… (read more)

Why will monoprice site not load on Firefox; page just stays blank. It loads on other browsers (Chrome, etc). It used to load ok several weeks ago. Have I or can I inadvertently block this site? Firefox is up to date.

Asked by sww7 1 week ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 week ago