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Email links

Hi, I have been unable to open links from Emails accounts, both Outlook & Hotmail. I just get a message saying this. However if a am able to open them if have a pdf o… (read more)

Hi, I have been unable to open links from Emails accounts, both Outlook & Hotmail. I just get a message saying this. However if a am able to open them if have a pdf or a link to explore, which leads me to think this may be a Firefox problem. Thanksr

Asked by neil.d146 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Cannot display Windows 10 taskbar from the Firefox browser

While in the Firefox browser I can no longer display the windows 10 toolbar by moving the cursor to the bottom of the page. This has always worked but started failing rec… (read more)

While in the Firefox browser I can no longer display the windows 10 toolbar by moving the cursor to the bottom of the page. This has always worked but started failing recently. Not sure if it was a Firefox update that changed things or something else. Moving the cursor to the bottom of the screen on all windows applications correctly pops up the taskbar. This only happens with the Firefox main screen and any web page linked to with Firefox. The Windows IE works fine.

Asked by dgreenou 1 week ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 week ago

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firefox parameters

I have a problem with video play and most of the answers say to set media.benchmark.vp9.fps Where is it? Where do I set this parameter? I search firefox hep to locate thi… (read more)

I have a problem with video play and most of the answers say to set media.benchmark.vp9.fps

Where is it? Where do I set this parameter? I search firefox hep to locate this and get nothing except other posts saying to set this parameter, but none of them explain where to find it. ?????

Asked by retiredatlast451 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

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opening some pages in a large size instead of small size

Good afternoon Frequently I use this page: https://www.flashscore.com/ in Mozilla Firefox browser. Earlier when I clicked on the page in this service for example: https:/… (read more)

Good afternoon

Frequently I use this page: https://www.flashscore.com/ in Mozilla Firefox browser.

Earlier when I clicked on the page in this service for example: https://www.flashscore.com/match/CrSqmqeL/#match-summary, it displayed a small size window in browser, because in this way it should be displayed.

Now when I click on the above page, Mozilla displays a normal, large size of the page, what is irritating.

How to fix it ?

Thank You very much in advance.

Best Regards Lukasz Mizera

Asked by lukasz_mizera 1 day ago

Answered by FredMcD 22 hours ago

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Email

In ebay, when I want to send an item to a friend using the email button, it automatically uses Apple Mail. It used to go to Gmail, which I prefer. How can I change it to … (read more)

In ebay, when I want to send an item to a friend using the email button, it automatically uses Apple Mail. It used to go to Gmail, which I prefer. How can I change it to go back to Gmail. Thanxalot.

Guy

Asked by giantguy68.80 22 hours ago

Answered by FredMcD 22 hours ago

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Password problem

Hi, Firefox is my preferred browser but I am having trouble logging into a site I use a lot. The site is Supercoach (https://supercoach.heraldsun.com.au) but when I try t… (read more)

Hi, Firefox is my preferred browser but I am having trouble logging into a site I use a lot. The site is Supercoach (https://supercoach.heraldsun.com.au) but when I try to log in it keeps telling me the user name or password is incorrect. I have tried clearing the cache with no success. I have no problem logging in with Chrome and Brave. Please advise, Ian.

Asked by amigaman 1 day ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 day ago

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My verizon.com email addresses no longer work with Thunderbird...

I have two verizon.net email accounts. I used Thunderbird to download them to my laptop. One email stopped working a while ago, now my other one also stopped working yest… (read more)

I have two verizon.net email accounts. I used Thunderbird to download them to my laptop.

One email stopped working a while ago, now my other one also stopped working yesterday.

I do not have a cell phone so I can not do that 2 version account verification (or whatever it is called on aol).

I am happy to give you details if you will HELP. Laptop, Windows 10, Google Chrome, Thunderbird 91.5.1 (64-bit)

AOL has NO way online to get help unless you pay and upgrade. VERY bad customer service. They should allow emailing when people have problems.

I am thinking of dumping both AOL/Verizon and Thunderbird. TIA Elsie

Asked by elively304 20 hours ago

Answered by david 19 hours ago

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prevent opening new window every time

Hello, I have been using Firefox for years without problems, but recently this came about out of the blue: for every action typed into the window, be it a search string … (read more)

Hello, I have been using Firefox for years without problems, but recently this came about out of the blue: for every action typed into the window, be it a search string or URL, or even about:config, Firefox opens a new window.

I didn't tweak any configuration options, it's not any of the extensions (removed those) nor a theme (using default). Also, this https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1293906 was not useful.

This is an extremely annoying issue. Please help.

Asked by buzz2rp 19 hours ago

Answered by buzz2rp 2 hours ago

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Java 96.0.2 (64-bit)

Hello, I have searched online and support.mozilla.org forum for an hour and I can not get a result for my question. I am simply looking for a way to enable java in case o… (read more)

Hello,

I have searched online and support.mozilla.org forum for an hour and I can not get a result for my question. I am simply looking for a way to enable java in case of demand. Java 96.0.2 (64-bit) is the version i have for windows 10 64 bit.

Asked by REA 2 hours ago

Answered by TyDraniu 2 hours ago

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How to update OpenH264 from V1.8.1.1 to V2.1.1

Hello, I am trying to update OpenH264 but I can't find on how to update it. Is there a way to do it? I got the dll file. I have tried to use the install extension from fi… (read more)

Hello,

I am trying to update OpenH264 but I can't find on how to update it. Is there a way to do it? I got the dll file. I have tried to use the install extension from file but it does not show the dll file on my desktop.

Asked by DVT 38 minutes ago

Answered by TyDraniu 8 minutes ago

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Can you display history as a 'webpage' instead of a sidebar? If not natively, then add-in?

I prefer Firefox to Chrome but Chrome has it this way for preferences and history, where you can even bookmark it. It treats history, settings and downloads as a page or … (read more)

I prefer Firefox to Chrome but Chrome has it this way for preferences and history, where you can even bookmark it. It treats history, settings and downloads as a page or a tab in its own right, which can be bookmarked, which I prefer. I was wondering if you could do this for FireFox, or via an add-on or if a request could be issued.

Asked by gear 2 years ago

Answered by cor-el 2 years ago

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I,m getting courious chinise letters beside the serchresult when using the google as searchengine

in every searchresult i type in the searchbar i get strange chinese letters. i tried disabling all add-ons, clearing cache , history and cookies but that doesn't solve th… (read more)

in every searchresult i type in the searchbar i get strange chinese letters.

i tried disabling all add-ons, clearing cache , history and cookies but that doesn't solve the Problem Also in safemode ther is no change.

how can i get this fixed ?

Asked by KuNO 1 year ago

Answered by KuNO 1 year ago

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Why can't you choose cutsom URLs for a new tab but you can for a new window?

It doesn't make sense. Maybe people want a new tab to open up to something besides a blank page or the Firefox home page. Other browser's give the user more freedom when … (read more)

It doesn't make sense. Maybe people want a new tab to open up to something besides a blank page or the Firefox home page. Other browser's give the user more freedom when it comes to this. I recently switched over to Firefox and would like to stay, but if this something that can't be fixed I might have to find a new browser again.

Asked by Vmansuria 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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Firefox is using a pathetically low amount of bandwidth when loading websites

I've only started having this problem recently. After upgrading to an ethernet cable and getting much faster internet speeds (around 70mbps on the speed test), I've notic… (read more)

I've only started having this problem recently. After upgrading to an ethernet cable and getting much faster internet speeds (around 70mbps on the speed test), I've noticed that for whatever reason, Firefox is actually running slower than it did when I had worse internet connection through Wi-Fi signal. Websites can take minutes to fully load. When checking the task manager, it shows that Firefox's network speed is either 0.1mbps or 0mbps. This can be somewhat inconsistent, for example YouTube's homepage is able to load somewhat quickly, however videos can take a few refreshes. This is also sometimes a problem on a few other programs like Discord, but it's never been a problem on Edge (which is where I'm writing this). Is there any way to fix this?

Asked by Tommy Vercetti 1 year ago

Answered by Tommy Vercetti 1 year ago