links within pdf in firefox viewer don't work

I have a web page with a link to a PDF on it. When I click on this link, the PDF opens in a new tab using the Adobe viewer, and displays fine. However, links within the P… (read more)

I have a web page with a link to a PDF on it. When I click on this link, the PDF opens in a new tab using the Adobe viewer, and displays fine. However, links within the PDF itself are ignored. When I view the same web page in Chrome or IE, the PDF also opens in a viewer, but under these browsers, the links within the PDF itself work as well. Is there any setting or adjustment I can make to Firefox or its PDF viewer to make the links within the PDF work? Thanks for any help. WJH

Asked by wjh728 16 hours ago

Last reply by wjh728 17 seconds ago

icons fro Add-ons on the toolbar

with the installation of Firefox 77 all the icons for add-ons have disappeared from the toolbar and I cannot restore them. I can't easily use their features nor tell if I… (read more)

with the installation of Firefox 77 all the icons for add-ons have disappeared from the toolbar and I cannot restore them. I can't easily use their features nor tell if I am in Private Browsing mode. Help

Asked by barrut405 1 minute ago

GLIBC 2.18 now required on beta channel version for Linux

NOTE: I'm posting this from a different machine to the one which has the problem because, well, I can't run Firefox any more :-D Hello, The latest beta channel version (i… (read more)

NOTE: I'm posting this from a different machine to the one which has the problem because, well, I can't run Firefox any more :-D

Hello,

The latest beta channel version (installed on 2nd June 2020 at 16:00 UTC+2) of Firefox for x86-64bit Linux now requires GLIBC 2.18 (for libxul.so it says). This was not the case a couple of weeks ago when I last updated the Linux machine's Firefox.

Unfortunately, the highest version of GLIBC available on Redhat Enterprise Linux 7, through the usual yum channel for our servers, is GLIBC 2.17.

Anyone else stumble upon this? Any solutions (except upgrading to RHEL 8 ;-) )? At worst, I could downgrade Firefox to a previous beta or stable version.

Sorry for the probably noob-ish question. Error message when trying to run firefox:

XPCOMGlueLoad error for file /usr/local/firefox/libxul.so: /lib64/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.18' not found (required by /usr/local/firefox/libxul.so) Couldn't load XPCOM.

Asked by steven.common 18 hours ago

Last reply by steven.common 5 minutes ago

Add-ons Logging Out After Every Restart

Hello. I need help with stopping websites, extensions (which required one to stay signed-in to be able to use them) from logging out every time I shut the browser. I know… (read more)

Hello. I need help with stopping websites, extensions (which required one to stay signed-in to be able to use them) from logging out every time I shut the browser. I know I am doing something wrong with the settings for cookies, but I can't pin down how to go about solving the issue. Thank you.

Asked by athmikatarun 8 minutes ago

Lost Bookmarks and all sycned data after reinstallation

I've lost all my login passwords , bookmarks and every single thing that can be synced. For some reason I had to reinstall windows so I made sure that I had synced everyt… (read more)

I've lost all my login passwords , bookmarks and every single thing that can be synced. For some reason I had to reinstall windows so I made sure that I had synced everything in Firefox. But when I reinstalled Firefox and logged in , everything was gone. There was nothing that I had synced and it wasn't there even in the restore option in the bookmark menu. Can anyone please help me to get my synced Items back?

Asked by Prakhar 1 hour ago

Last reply by Prakhar 8 minutes ago

Netflix don't play Streams

I Use Firefox Beta Version 78.0b2 and Netflix don't work; the preview Video don't play and I can't interact with the sound control (its like an Image) The Streams are lo… (read more)

I Use Firefox Beta Version 78.0b2 and Netflix don't work; the preview Video don't play and I can't interact with the sound control (its like an Image)

The Streams are loading infitite. Had Somebody an Idear ?

And sorry for my Bad English

Asked by Dusterberg 19 minutes ago

Firefox doesn’t change back to light mode after dark mode

Has anyone experienced this issue? I have set Firefox for macOS to use the default theme in which uses the system colours. The system goes into dark mode without issue in… (read more)

Has anyone experienced this issue?

I have set Firefox for macOS to use the default theme in which uses the system colours.

The system goes into dark mode without issue in Firefox, however, Firefox fails to go back to light mode when the system goes back. Currently it is the only application that I have this trouble with and I can not workout what the issue is.

Tried reinstalling Firefox.

I haven't heard anyone else having this issue so now wondering if there is something uniquely wrong with my system or set-up?

I would be grateful for any ideas

Asked by apc 16 hours ago

Last reply by apc 42 minutes ago

Firefox Sync

I'm using firefox sync, everytime after I turn off my MacBook my bookmarks are gone and I need to log in to firefox to get them back. So far okay (but it would be better … (read more)

I'm using firefox sync, everytime after I turn off my MacBook my bookmarks are gone and I need to log in to firefox to get them back. So far okay (but it would be better to have my bookmarks since previous log on).

But really anoying is the fact that all bookmark icons are lost. I am visual minded and remember my bookmarks based on the icons. It would be so nice if these icons are synced and stored too!

Can this be developed? How and where to suggest new features?

Asked by mark.lenssen 49 minutes ago

New tabs always open on Firefox Beta when installed concurrently with Firefox

I have installed Firefox and Firefox Beta on MacOS and open them in that order so both are running concurrently; Firefox (not beta!) is selected as the default browser on… (read more)

I have installed Firefox and Firefox Beta on MacOS and open them in that order so both are running concurrently; Firefox (not beta!) is selected as the default browser on my computer. Whenever I follow a link from any application that is not a browser, new tabs are opened in Firefox Beta.

If Firefox Beta is not running, tabs open as expected, in Firefox.

My expectation is that tabs would always open in the browser that is set as the default.

Is there any way I can tell the Operating System to open new tabs in Firefox and not in Firefox Beta?

Asked by ahtzib 1 hour ago

Last reply by ahtzib 1 hour ago

Thunderbird Daily on a new iMac with macOS 10.15: XML-error

Hello - when starting Thunderbird Daily , received the following error message -see attachment. Have you seen this before? Is there a problem due to Java or missing Java… (read more)

Hello - when starting Thunderbird Daily , received the following error message -see attachment. Have you seen this before? Is there a problem due to Java or missing Java?

Did not have this problem on my MacBook Pro 6 months ago. Thank you. Best regards

Asked by cm5 1 hour ago

New Tab Addon

I have used the newtab addon for years. My home page is google.com. Just today, I get an error message when clicking the new tab button as follows: Blocked by X-Frame-Opt… (read more)

I have used the newtab addon for years. My home page is google.com. Just today, I get an error message when clicking the new tab button as follows: Blocked by X-Frame-Options Policy. Does anyone know what is going on here?

Asked by ffohl 12 hours ago

Last reply by ffohl 1 hour ago

Version 77 big problem

Today when I started Firefox it auto-updated to version 77, and all web-pages looked like a mess of weird symbols like the ones in the screenshot I attached. I tried disa… (read more)

Today when I started Firefox it auto-updated to version 77, and all web-pages looked like a mess of weird symbols like the ones in the screenshot I attached.

I tried disabling all addons and plugins, and some other stuff but nothing worked.

So I downgraded to 76.0.1 and everything works fine, it's definetly a problem with version 77.

I guess I won't be updating until I know this problem was adressed.

Asked by bayus.firestorm 2 hours ago

Last reply by bayus.firestorm 1 hour ago

How to configure Thunderbird to use (send) from more than one Gmail account?

I have several email accounts. While I can retrieve email from different Gmail accounts, I can only send from one. I pulled my hair out trying to figure out what, if anyt… (read more)

I have several email accounts. While I can retrieve email from different Gmail accounts, I can only send from one. I pulled my hair out trying to figure out what, if anything I was doing wrong. But it seems like I wasn't. I can't seem to use more than one outgoing SMTP (smtp.gmail.com) server even though the other smtp servers are listed for the other gmail accounts.

Is there a workaround? I am using Thunderbird 68.8.1 (latest at the time of writing) on Windows. Thanks

Asked by Confused_is_me 4 days ago

Last reply by Confused_is_me 3 hours ago

Passwörter sind plötzlich weg!!!!

Guten Morgen, meine Passwörter sind plötzlich weg, ich möchte keinen Brauser der die Passwörter vergisst. Warum passiert dies immer wieder? Es sollte eine sehr einfach… (read more)

Guten Morgen,

meine Passwörter sind plötzlich weg, ich möchte keinen Brauser der die Passwörter vergisst. Warum passiert dies immer wieder?  

Es sollte eine sehr einfache Rückhohkung geben und nicht so ein umständliches Suchen nach den vorhandenen Passwörtern und der Rückholung!!!

Ich habe ein umfangreiche Internetseite von über 30 Domain etc. wie soll ich da die ganzen

Passwörter merken!!!

Es ist ein Unding, wenn Firefox plötzlich die Passwörter nicht anzeigt, so ist dies eine Stundenlange Arbeit!!!

Ich bin sehr unzufrieden mit Firefox

M F G Eric Hoyer

Asked by Eric Hoyer 3 hours ago