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Finding in which Folder a bookmark belongs

Hello - Firefox Bookmarks are wonderfully intuitive and hardly need the well written instructions. However, in Manage Bookmarks, I search and find the Bookmark I want but… (read more)

Hello - Firefox Bookmarks are wonderfully intuitive and hardly need the well written instructions. However, in Manage Bookmarks, I search and find the Bookmark I want but can't see or find which folder it's in. Thus I can't sort it or move it to another folder. A column in search results showing Folder would be fabulous!

Asked by rlj2 1 hour ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 minutes ago

Slow Printing in Firefox!

Preview is opened as default when printing. I prefer to use the system printing. How can I discard Preview? The printing task now takes more than a minute to access the p… (read more)

Preview is opened as default when printing. I prefer to use the system printing. How can I discard Preview? The printing task now takes more than a minute to access the printer. It all started since Preview was introduced as default! Meanwhile Firefox i locked and I can't do anything in Firefox.

Asked by Carl-Erik.Lundgren 4 months ago

Last reply by egutwillig 24 minutes ago

Firefox 88 - very slow to create print preview

When I try to print from Firefox 88 on my Mac Laptop running OSX 10.12.6 the new print preview window takes a very long time to load the preview before I can print. I cou… (read more)

When I try to print from Firefox 88 on my Mac Laptop running OSX 10.12.6 the new print preview window takes a very long time to load the preview before I can print. I could not find a work around.

I tried switching to the Classic print system via (print.tab_modal.enabled - False) Now I don't have the preview to deal with so I can print immediately like I used to. However, if I try to open a PDF in Preview from the Print Dialog window, it takes a very long time to load the preview which it did not do in earlier versions of Firefox.

I am surmising that one of the Firefox updates added the print preview function which doesn't work quite right on my Mac.

Any ideas would be appreciated. Andy

Asked by andy162 5 months ago

Last reply by egutwillig 25 minutes ago

Google maps cannot access my location

Google Maps cannot access my location when I'm in Firefox. I'm running Mac OS Big Sur on an M1 Mac. Safari works fine. Location Services is enabled in System Prefs. … (read more)

Google Maps cannot access my location when I'm in Firefox. I'm running Mac OS Big Sur on an M1 Mac. Safari works fine. Location Services is enabled in System Prefs.

Asked by Chris 9 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 50 minutes ago

Bookmark now non-resposive after latest update to 93.0

After upgrading to 93.0, this one bookmark isn't working. When I talked to the technical support for the bank, the person indicated that it was a problem with FF, not wi… (read more)

After upgrading to 93.0, this one bookmark isn't working. When I talked to the technical support for the bank, the person indicated that it was a problem with FF, not with the bank. I am able to get into the account if I use Safari (ugh!). Once I click on the login bar, there isn't any corresponding bouncing dot on the tab, which indicates that there isn't anything going on on the website. The website just sits there. As far as I know, I've not having this problem with any of the other bookmarks that I use on a regular basis.

Any suggestions?

Asked by wwplyr 22 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 19 hours ago

v2 and v4 icc profiles, Firefox is failing

I was disturbed to find in a test for v2 and v4 icc support from the color.org website (International Color Consortium), "Is your system ICC Version 4 ready", which Firef… (read more)

I was disturbed to find in a test for v2 and v4 icc support from the color.org website (International Color Consortium), "Is your system ICC Version 4 ready", which Firefox failed.

I found out that what the ICC refers to as "system" references browsers. My computer is an iMac OS X 10.13.6 and my Firefox is v93. The test is https://www..color.org/version4html.xalter. There is a link that brings the test up in PDF, which I think is necessary as the link itself seems to be only a picture.

Other photography sites have pointed this use of the word "system" out for, in my case, Safari and Chrome for instance. I tried Safari and ran the PDF test. It passed. I tried Firefox again (and again) it failed every time. Other people have had the same result, as in the following quote, "...Houston we have a problem...".

One of the most helpful websites I have found for this, mostly from fine photography sites, was https://gregbenzphotography.com/photography-tips/how-to-setup-proper-color-management-in-a-web-browser. This website had six tests for browsers. Firefox passed every test except test #6. Using Safari, it passed all including test #6. You could try it with Chrome.

This website, and many others, suggested a Firefox enabling correction that starts with typing into a Firefox address bar about:confg click, and after some scary warnings, type in gfx.color_management.mode (set to 1), click, then gfx.color_management.enablev4 (set to true), click, then gfx.color_management.rendering_intent. (set to 1 relative colorimetric--or to 0 for us Philistines). Restart Firefox.

Didn't work, Firefox still failed. I tried this many times, same result. Read the last sentence of the Summary on that website.

I'm sad to do this, but sending my even relatively elementary images to an outside printer, using PDF/X1a to KDP or IngramSpark for instance, I'll use Safari because I don't trust what Firefox might do. If anyone knows a way for Firefox to pass muster with the ICC, I will gladly use it.

Asked by John 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 22 hours ago

On my bank account the information for password does not display

I signed up for online access to one of my bank accounts and thought Firefox would remember my log-in information, but it does not display. Instead all it shows is •••. H… (read more)

I signed up for online access to one of my bank accounts and thought Firefox would remember my log-in information, but it does not display. Instead all it shows is •••. How can I see my information?

Asked by chenderson2 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Getting a blank screen when I visit bbc.co.uk/news articles

I'm unable to view News pages on bbc.co.uk. I can see, eg https://www.bbc.co.uk/news then click on categories eg "tech" but every article I click on just comes up as a bl… (read more)

I'm unable to view News pages on bbc.co.uk. I can see, eg https://www.bbc.co.uk/news then click on categories eg "tech" but every article I click on just comes up as a blank page. It looks like it loads for a split second then vanishes. It doesn't happen on the BBC's Sports pages unless it's a link back to News.

Running v93 on MacOS 11.5.2

Asked by ian136 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Certain Emojis Not Showing Up - Replaced With Small Box With Letters/Numbers

Certain emojis are no longer showing up for me while using Firefox. They will show up as as little boxes with numbers and letters instead of the actual emoji art. This do… (read more)

Certain emojis are no longer showing up for me while using Firefox. They will show up as as little boxes with numbers and letters instead of the actual emoji art. This doesn't happen with all of them, only certain ones. I have attached a few screenshots for reference.

Also, I have attempted to fix this issue by changing my default fonts, disabling addons, etc. Nothing seems to work. When I use Chrome, I have no issues seeing these emojis.

Thanks!

Ash

Asked by grubert.ashley 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

last update and now medicare.gov won't load.

My computer updated Firefox and now I can't get into medicare.gov. It works in Chrome just fine, but Firefox is messed up by the update. This is my go to browser, but if … (read more)

My computer updated Firefox and now I can't get into medicare.gov. It works in Chrome just fine, but Firefox is messed up by the update. This is my go to browser, but if pages won't load and I haven't changed anything, but something with the update messed it up. That's why I really don't like to update firefox because it messes up my browser. May have to switch back to Chrome or Safari if this happened every time firefox updates and it screws up how I can use the browser.

Asked by Qmom 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Http redirecting to Https

I am having trouble accessing a site that doesn't support https. For the longest time, I could access it just fine through http, but now, for some reason, it redirects to… (read more)

I am having trouble accessing a site that doesn't support https. For the longest time, I could access it just fine through http, but now, for some reason, it redirects to https, no matter what I do, which just gives me a cloudflare error.

I can access it in other browsers by just editing the address to http://xyz.com rather than https://xyz.com.

I'm aware others have encountered this issue, but the proposed solutions do not work for me at all.

I've tried: -Clearing my site security preferences file. -"Forgetting" the site through my history. -Disabling my addons -Disabling 'network.stricttransportsecurity.preloadlist' and 'browser.fixup.fallback-to-https' in my about:config. -Ensuring that https only mode is not on.

A Refresh DID fix it... only for it to break again pretty much immediately after I reloaded the site.

This is exceptionally annoying, as I have my Firefox configured how I want it, and I don't want to swap to another browser. Any solutions?

Asked by Jazvolt 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

History not saving with update.

Hi, I noticed with latest update 93.0 that my history is no longer saved. I've tried everything. The only thing I can think of is that my mac is old 2015 and runs Sierra … (read more)

Hi,

I noticed with latest update 93.0 that my history is no longer saved. I've tried everything. The only thing I can think of is that my mac is old 2015 and runs Sierra 10.12.6. Should I get the older update? Where can I download it. Please advise.

Thanks, Alex

Asked by greyfieldsmusic 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Gmail won't proceed login past verification

I'm a new firefox user and can't get into my gmail on the browser - I have to verify my login request on my phone but when I do that the browser remains stuck loading. I … (read more)

I'm a new firefox user and can't get into my gmail on the browser - I have to verify my login request on my phone but when I do that the browser remains stuck loading.

I have tried: - cleared cookies - disabled my add-ons - turned off hardware acceleration

Asked by ediediedi 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Autofill personal details

Is it possible to autofill personal details on websites I have looked in the privacy and security settings and every thing seems to specifically refer to en us users. I a… (read more)

Is it possible to autofill personal details on websites I have looked in the privacy and security settings and every thing seems to specifically refer to en us users. I am an en gb user

Nightly

   Address Autofill: Available for all users in en-US builds (with US/CA/DE addresses [see extensions.formautofill.supportedCountries]).

Beta

   Address Autofill: Available for users using an en-US build and located in the US with US addresses.

Release

   Address Autofill: Rolled out to users using an en-US build and located in the US with US addresses.
   Credit Card Autofill: Not available.

Asked by Malcolm George 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

FireFox stopped recording browsing history

Hi, a few days ago after updating my IMAC, FireFox stopped recording browsing history. And I cannot access history anymore. Could you please help me to fix this problem a… (read more)

Hi, a few days ago after updating my IMAC, FireFox stopped recording browsing history. And I cannot access history anymore. Could you please help me to fix this problem as I have many important sites that I need to access. I have been using Firefox many years and never had this problem so I trusted my links were safe but now I lost them.

Asked by myildizmel 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Brower closing and altering my settings

Every Sunday/early Monday the Firefox browser on my Mac shuts down and then re-opens with different settings and search engine. I have been through processes with Apple t… (read more)

Every Sunday/early Monday the Firefox browser on my Mac shuts down and then re-opens with different settings and search engine. I have been through processes with Apple to ensure "safety" but it still does it. What is causing it and how can I stop it?

Asked by janettemarshall 5 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 days ago