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Firefox browser not recognized by many sites.

When I go to websites i.e. PayPal, Facebook, eBay, amazon, etc I get emails saying that I used an unknown browser that I have not used before. This started with your ne… (read more)

When I go to websites i.e. PayPal, Facebook, eBay, amazon, etc I get emails saying that I used an unknown browser that I have not used before. This started with your new update 90.0.2 64 bit. I am not technically savvy what do I do to stop these emails and let them know it is fire fox mozilla browser. Fire fox is my main browser and has been for years but, unless there is some way to let websites know this is a new update to fire fox Mozilla I will be forced to remove this browser from my computer. Please advise me what I can do. Thank you. Katisam3@cox.net

Asked by Katisam3 1 hour ago

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Installation of Firefox Lockwise for Windows 10

Hi, How do I install Firefox Lockwise for Windows 10? I visited Firefox Lockwise's website (https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/lockwise/) and there's only installation… (read more)

Hi, How do I install Firefox Lockwise for Windows 10? I visited Firefox Lockwise's website (https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/lockwise/) and there's only installations for Android & iOS devices but I only want it installed in Windows 10. How should I go about it?

Waiting for your reply asap, thank you.

Cool Regards, Pallas

Asked by PALLAS 4 months ago

Answered by cor-el 4 months ago

How to get rid of Google from my search/browser.

In Firefox, I select DuckDuckGo as default Browser. I type the word "news" and in the address bar it automatically adds google which I don't want. Even when I type in t… (read more)

In Firefox, I select DuckDuckGo as default Browser. I type the word "news" and in the address bar it automatically adds google which I don't want. Even when I type in the Firefox address bar, the address always converts to news.google.com. I have to manually select DuckDuckGo as the news browser. How do I stop Goggle from redirecting my search to its news address?

Asked by bakerrrr 6 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 hour ago

Firefox will not allow me to revert to an older version.

When I was using version 88.x, Firefox had not crashed for years. Then all of a sudden, Firefox would crash several times a day. I looked and Firefox had updated me to ve… (read more)

When I was using version 88.x, Firefox had not crashed for years. Then all of a sudden, Firefox would crash several times a day. I looked and Firefox had updated me to ver 89.0. But I let it ride. Then Firefox about a month ago, Firefox stsrted to crash EVERY DAY. Then one day it crashed EIGHT TIMES IN A ROW and I mean when I hit RESTART, IT WOULD CRASH. I tried to revert to rel 88 but Mozilla WILL NOT ALLOW US TO REVERT BACK TO A PREVIOUS VERSION. When you do, the PROFILE gives you TWO OPTIONS: 'EXIT or CREATE A NEW PROFILE.' Certainly you do not want to CREATE A NEW PROFILE as you will LOSE, your history, add-ons, Bookmarks, EVERYTHING and you see a WHITE Firefox screen with nothing. So I choose EXIT and tried to put up with the CRAPPY ver 89. BUT FIREFOX KEPT CRASHING. TODAY IT CRASHED SIX TIMES IN A ROW......When I checked the VERSION, YOU HAD UPGRADED TO VER 91.0b6 (64-bit) AND IT IS NO BETTER.

WHAT IN THE HECK IS GOING ON. I DO NOT WANT TO LEARN CHROME OR EDGE AS I HAVE USED FIREFOX SINCE VERSION 1.0.

DOES ANYONE KNOW HOW TO GO BACK AND KEEP YOUR OLD PROFILE, FLACKY OR NOT AS THAT IS BETTER THAN 'RESTARTING' FIREFOX ALL THE TIME.

MY VERSION 88 NEVER FAILED.

Asked by jagman55 20 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 hour ago

address bar search

i dont want to be forced to search from the address bar.. i have trieed a few suggestions such as changing the config but it doesnt work. i will no longer be giving any f… (read more)

i dont want to be forced to search from the address bar.. i have trieed a few suggestions such as changing the config but it doesnt work. i will no longer be giving any financial support to this browser because of this ridiculous search change.

Asked by rebelscreamer 3 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 hours ago

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Restoring Browsing History

I have already asked this question and has gotten the same solution as (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1290163) and it doesn't make any sense. I am on Firefo… (read more)

I have already asked this question and has gotten the same solution as (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1290163) and it doesn't make any sense. I am on Firefox version 90.0.2 (20210721174149), and would love if someone could give me a solution that makes sense, works, and isn't a copy-paste of another answer. (Sorry if I sound rude, I'm just very annoyed.)

Asked by TheWaddleDee 2 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 hours ago

Old version failed to update, downloaded new version did not update existing but create additional firefox

My 89 version failed to update, when I downloaded and installed a new version of firefox, it did not update the old version, instead it install another firefox into my wi… (read more)

My 89 version failed to update, when I downloaded and installed a new version of firefox, it did not update the old version, instead it install another firefox into my windows 10. Now I got two firefox in my computer, the old one with all my customisation and a new one which are clueless about the old one. How do I resolve this?

Asked by yappyml 3 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 hours ago

Custom Title for File Upload Window?

Hi, Is there a way to change the title for when an open file button is clicked in the browser?In Firefox a window pops up with the title "File Upload" but if I have two b… (read more)

Hi,

Is there a way to change the title for when an open file button is clicked in the browser?In Firefox a window pops up with the title "File Upload" but if I have two browsers open both titles are the same and I am having a hard time uniquely identifying them (Trying to automate some tasks using autoit).

I know its a windows pop up but in chrome the title is "Open" which makes me think that this title is being controlled by the browser?

Help much appreciated

Asked by sammjacks 9 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 hours ago

Restoring Browsing History

I accidentally deleted all of my youtube browsing history, and can't find a single way to restore it. I am on Firefox version 90.0.2 (20210721174149), and if anyone could… (read more)

I accidentally deleted all of my youtube browsing history, and can't find a single way to restore it. I am on Firefox version 90.0.2 (20210721174149), and if anyone could help me that would be great! (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1290163 isn't of any help)

Asked by TheWaddleDee 3 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 hours ago

ATO MYGOV Login fails

Hi Guys 'n Gals, As of today, I am unable to log into the Australian Tax office Business Portal or Business Services (BETA) through MyGov using Firefox browser. I can lo… (read more)

Hi Guys 'n Gals, As of today, I am unable to log into the Australian Tax office Business Portal or Business Services (BETA) through MyGov using Firefox browser. I can log in through Edge, no problem to both. I've cleared histories, cache etc on Firefox, and it is up to date. I've logged out, and logged back in. When I attempt to enter the email address to log on to ATO using Firefox, I can type the address as far as ".com". The moment I type ".", I lose the entire address, except for the ".". I don't get to the "com.au" part at all. I've contacted the ATO, they have no updates at all regarding issues with Firefox. We are getting close to Plan C (Sledge Hammer LOL). Any and all help gratefully accepted, I do not like edge....... Thank you Trina

Asked by admin381 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 hours ago

Firefox says it is not my default browser

I had Firefox 89 when this morning I could not watch my Amazon videos because I kept getting a message saying that I needed to upgrade my Chrome browser. Since I never u… (read more)

I had Firefox 89 when this morning I could not watch my Amazon videos because I kept getting a message saying that I needed to upgrade my Chrome browser. Since I never use Chrome, I decided to check if Firefox was at the latest version. When I clicked into options, I saw a notice saying that Firefox is not my default browser. I thought that somehow something had messed up my settings since I made Firefox my default browser when I first bought this computer over a yea ago, so I clicked the button to set it as default. That took me to Windows settings which showed that Firefox was already my default browser.

Since then I have restarted the computer multiple times; upgraded to Firefox 90 and restarted; deleted Chrome; reset Firefox; gone to Windows settings and changed my default browser to Edge. then later reset it back to Firefox.

The Firefox options STILL indicate that Firefox is not my default browser.

What is going on? Does anyone have any ideas?

I first noticed this after I could not play my Amazon videos this morning -- which I can play now after having reset Firefox -- but I am worried that this will affect other things.

Asked by CatherineHP 15 hours ago

Last reply by Shashank Shekhar 3 hours ago

Primary password glitch

I updated FF to version 90.0.2, & it now keeps asking me for my primary password. I've tried resetting it, & rebooting Windows 10 Pro X64, but nothing seems to he… (read more)

I updated FF to version 90.0.2, & it now keeps asking me for my primary password. I've tried resetting it, & rebooting Windows 10 Pro X64, but nothing seems to help. I don't actually have to do anything, except hit Cancel, but it bothers me that FF is glitchy.

No software additions, system is stable, running Sophos anti-virus

Any ideas? Thanks!

Asked by firefox1467 17 hours ago

Last reply by firefox1467 3 hours ago

Cant paste into a forum, dom.event.clipboardevents.enabled

Hello, sorry for maybe bad english. i found i cant paste stuff from the clipboard into the edit windows for a forum. Forum ist http://forum.worldoftanks.eu/ I can copy s… (read more)

Hello,

sorry for maybe bad english.

i found i cant paste stuff from the clipboard into the edit windows for a forum. Forum ist http://forum.worldoftanks.eu/

I can copy stuff, i can paste it anywhere else but not in the edit windows. The forum sems not to see there is anything in the clipboard. right-click context menue has no paste button. Bug seems only to happy with firefox. Check with IE, Edge.

"Fehlerbehebungsmodus" safe mode? dont fix it. The error seems new. im shure i uses copy /paste on that side at least last wednesday.

Google lead me to "dom.event.clipboardevents.enabled" false it works with that setting. question: can i leave it with that setting or have to expect trouble on other sides?

is this a know bug? any idea what happen here?

thank you

Asked by Nemac 20 hours ago

Last reply by Shashank Shekhar 3 hours ago

Open Firefox Home in specific Multi-Account Container

Hi! I am trying to use the Multi-Account Containers add-on in conjunction with Facebook Container and Temporary Containers add-ons. I have DuckDuckGo set as my default se… (read more)

Hi! I am trying to use the Multi-Account Containers add-on in conjunction with Facebook Container and Temporary Containers add-ons.

I have DuckDuckGo set as my default search engine, and Homepage and New Tabs and Windows set to Firefox Home.

Firefox Home has no domain in the address bar, which is presumably why it is always opened in a temporary container.

I am not sure I understand the best practice to use them after reading a LOT on various sites. Aside from the default containers, I have set up specific containers, depicted in the attached image, for: -Privacy Expected (Firefox, DDG, etc). -Often used and generally trusted (labelled Suppliers, Sites I like). -General sites which I expect to visit again, and I've managed cookie settings I don't want to do again each visit due to Temporary Containers add-on deleting their cookies. -Yuk Sites I expect to track me can go in a container (again, only adding to a container so I don't have to manage their cookies each visit). -worst offenders have their own containers (Google, Microsoft, etc)

Still trying to get my head around how to set permission for add-on Read Aloud to use Google Wavenet voices, and have that permission (and "I am not a robot" Captcha) seen across non-Google pages I want to be able to be read aloud (maybe have to add that 1 page for Google Wavenet voices to an exception in Temp containers or no cointainer but at the extent of my ability to make sense of all this).

Asked by bodwyn 8 hours ago

Last reply by bodwyn 6 hours ago

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Google search results

Google search results. I want to hide or exclude youtube displayed on the Google search result screen. Is there a way to hide or exclude it? I wish I could do it without … (read more)

Google search results. I want to hide or exclude youtube displayed on the Google search result screen. Is there a way to hide or exclude it? I wish I could do it without using extensions or add-ons.

Asked by 大塚 14 hours ago

Answered by cor-el 6 hours ago

Missing drop down menu on gmx

Hello, I use web.de and gmx.de. The form data I had always entered were suggested to me via drop down. This is still the case with web.de, but not with gmx. In the Fire… (read more)

Hello,


I use web.de and gmx.de.

The form data I had always entered were suggested to me via drop down. This is still the case with web.de, but not with gmx.


In the Firefox settings I agreed to fill in the login information automatically, but it doesn't help. The following are checked:

Asking whether to save login credentials and passwords for websites

- Fill in login details and passwords automatically

- Generate and suggest strong passwords


In the chronicle I chose "create".

A change to "user-defined" does not change anything.

The following are checked:

Save visited pages and download history

Save entered search terms and form data


The point "Forms & automatic filling", which is often mentioned on the web, does not exist for me under "Data protection & security".


I would really appreciate any help.


Many greetings

Juliengel

Asked by zwiebelhaex 15 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 hours ago

Browser under Remote Control

I keep getting this: URL is highlighted red/grey stripes. The robot head icon is now in the URL box and it says "Browser is under remote control (reason Dev Tools). What… (read more)

I keep getting this: URL is highlighted red/grey stripes. The robot head icon is now in the URL box and it says "Browser is under remote control (reason Dev Tools).

What is it? how do I get rid of it?

Asked by klg61 9 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 6 hours ago