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Printing of longer website still often not working - just one page printed

I thought having reported this problem long (I'd say years) ago - but still I have to use other browsers when I want to print many websites into a Pdf-file: Firefox creat… (read more)

I thought having reported this problem long (I'd say years) ago - but still I have to use other browsers when I want to print many websites into a Pdf-file: Firefox creates only one page. E. g. when checking files on virustotal.com I keep a Pdf-file with the results. This needs usually two or three pages - but firefox creates just one. If I zoom it down to 40 % everything fits in that single page. But I'd rather have a file which I don't have to zoom up before I am able to read the contents ... When I use e. g. Opera several pages are created

Asked by berndleutenecker 6 days ago

Moving Firefox windows between screens with different text size settings

On my Surface Pro, I have the Surface screen display Scale ("size of text, apps and other items") set to 200% as it's resolution is 2736 x 1824. I have set my second scr… (read more)

On my Surface Pro, I have the Surface screen display Scale ("size of text, apps and other items") set to 200% as it's resolution is 2736 x 1824. I have set my second screen scaling to 100% - resolution is 920 x 1080. When I move opened apps between them, they auto-adjust - e.g. Excel, Word, Signal, WhatsApp, Zoom, Mozart music processor, MS Paint, even Microsoft Edge (not that I use that browser too often). Basically, any app I use .. apart from Firefox.

Firefox retains the 200% from the main screen so shows itself huge on the 2nd screen when moved there.

Why (indeed, how!) does Firefox do this? What setting, if there is one, can I use to correct this "naughty" behaviour?

Understandably, it's hard to take a screenshot and "prove" this behaviour happens. While creating this post, all of this window down to "naughty behaviour" shows on the Surface Pro screen. But if I drag the Firefox window over to the 2nd screen the "When I move..." line is the last fully showing line of text.

Asked by LudwigWN 6 days ago

Last reply by LudwigWN 6 days ago

cant log in to the webpage using Firefox but can with my ipad

I went to log into a website that I have used in the past . I put my user name in and then when I put in the password it just hangs . I am able to log in using safari so … (read more)

I went to log into a website that I have used in the past . I put my user name in and then when I put in the password it just hangs . I am able to log in using safari so is there is a problem with the browser that I need to fix

Asked by suecotterell 6 days ago

Graphic Tablet Incompatible?

I recently bought a graphic tablet (https://www.trust.com/en/product/21794-panora-widescreen-graphic-tablet), and it works flawlessly outside of firefox. However, when ho… (read more)

I recently bought a graphic tablet (https://www.trust.com/en/product/21794-panora-widescreen-graphic-tablet), and it works flawlessly outside of firefox. However, when holding BigBlueButton lectuers, I need to use it within firefox, which doesn't seem to work. At first I thought it was an issue with BigBlueButton, but now I tried other websites (limnu, cocreate, etc.), and they all have the same problem:

Whenever I move the pen on my graphic tablet, only the first and last 'points' are recognized. Is there a way to increase firefox's refresh rate for mouse clicks? Or is there any other solution?

I'm using firefox 68.9.0esr, 64-bit on windows 10.

Asked by tablet 6 days ago

How do you disable the scrolll wheel click from going back to a previous site?

AGAIN, the scroll wheel has decided that it wants to go back in the history instead of actually going up and down as it is configured to do. mousewheel.default.action = 1… (read more)

AGAIN, the scroll wheel has decided that it wants to go back in the history instead of actually going up and down as it is configured to do.

mousewheel.default.action = 1 middlemouse.contentLoadURL = false

This is getting more and more annoying as it continues to happen!


Best Regards

Dave

Asked by Dave 6 days ago

opening a new tab, command line switch

Hi, so I have a program that uses "/run firefox http://name" which opens a new tab in Ff the new tab opens as the last tab on the right, and the new tab becomes the activ… (read more)

Hi,

so I have a program that uses "/run firefox http://name"

which opens a new tab in Ff

the new tab opens as the last tab on the right, and the new tab becomes the active window

1 - is it possible to have the new tab open just to the right of the current one 2 - can I keep the current tab as the active window?

thanks

Asked by quartz 6 days ago

Asking never to save a password

Firefox always asks whether I want to save passwords of websites I visit. In case of soem of my personal financial sites, I never want the password saved. In Options / Pr… (read more)

Firefox always asks whether I want to save passwords of websites I visit. In case of soem of my personal financial sites, I never want the password saved. In Options / Privacy & Security / Logins and Passwords, I have the box "Ask to save logins and passwords for websites" checked, but I list the sites I don't want saved in "Exceptions." Despite this, Firefox always asks, and each time I have to check "Never ask" again and again. Extremely annoying. What can I do to fix it? Thanks! Best regards, Gedeon

Asked by peterigedeon 6 days ago

Firefox for mac failing to install

Have new mac with catalina & installed Firefox browser ok last week. Now it's suddenly missing from apps folder !. Trying to re-install but keeps failing....download … (read more)

Have new mac with catalina & installed Firefox browser ok last week. Now it's suddenly missing from apps folder !. Trying to re-install but keeps failing....download 77.0.1.dmg ok. click & open creates small firefox icon & popup message instructing to drag the icon onto the Application folder icon in the dock. This causes the app store to open but with a message saying 'unable to connect to app store' when I close the message the app store is open but no sign of the firefox app. New download or reboot have no effect. What am I doing wrong? Regards Phil

Asked by Phil 6 days ago

When opening links when first opening firefox, it will open to a blank page.

Im a recent convert to firefox, and have been consistently running into an issue with opening websites and links just after opening firefox. The problem i am running int… (read more)

Im a recent convert to firefox, and have been consistently running into an issue with opening websites and links just after opening firefox.

The problem i am running into is when opening a link from the "newtab" page, it opens a blank page with no url. Additionally opening any links from external websites such as discord shows the same errors. It does appear to be reproducible, but only consistently with some websites (being twitter and reddit in my case)

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/614952711426932737/726034229758132234/p9SKqFAPvE.gif See issue im having

I have uninstalled and reinstalled the normal firefox version, and have also tested it with the nightly builds. Did not fix the issue.

Asked by jaw12121 6 days ago

firefox 77.0.1 not working with some financial web sites

MACOS 10.15.5 with Firefox 77.0.1 I cannot access IRS.GOV, Chase.com and other financial sites, Safari working fine. It seems to be related to security things like loggi… (read more)

MACOS 10.15.5 with Firefox 77.0.1 I cannot access IRS.GOV, Chase.com and other financial sites, Safari working fine. It seems to be related to security things like logging in and accessing secured data not sure exactly what is happening.

Asked by janiceadele13 6 days ago

FX using GPU like crazy

For example, same webpage, vivaldi using only under 10% of GPU, FX would pump voltage constantly and using crazy 60~80%....causing unnecessary heat and power consumption,… (read more)

For example, same webpage, vivaldi using only under 10% of GPU, FX would pump voltage constantly and using crazy 60~80%....causing unnecessary heat and power consumption, restart with safe mode only improve this issue but can't solve it,gpu still pump voltage and jump twteen 0%~30% usage and manually disable all my add-ons not helping. Does anyone notice same problem?

Asked by hanskuodavid 6 days ago

Last reply by hanskuodavid 6 days ago

tumblr controls missing

Hello, ever since about 3 days ago, the controls on tumblr have gone missing in my browser. At first, I had it happen in every browser and in the private mode, but after … (read more)

Hello, ever since about 3 days ago, the controls on tumblr have gone missing in my browser. At first, I had it happen in every browser and in the private mode, but after a day of that, it is now only happening in firefox anymore.

Explanation, in case it's unclear what I'm talking about: On every blog on tumblr that you open (URL.tumblr.com, for example https://staff.tumblr.com is the link to the blog of the tumblr-staff if you'd prefer an actual blog to look at), in the top right corner of the page, there should be a few buttons, depending on if it's your blog or if you're logged in or not varying between 'follow' and 'join tumblr', 'edit post', 'edit appearance', 'reblog' or 'like', things like that.

  • I'm not sure if that part helps with solving the issue, so just in case: From what I can tell, the controls use codes of iframe to work.
  • It is not specific to one blog on tumblr, the controls are gone on every blog/page I open.
  • I opened the pages in private mode and the controls are there. When I go to add-ons and disable everything, the controls still are not showing up though, so I don't think any add-on can be the cause.
  • It did work until a few days ago, and I didn't change any settings in my browser during the time.
  • I'm using the newest version of firefox (77.0.1), or at least I'm not getting shown any updates left to do in the 'about firefox'.

All that I can still think of to do is to try to refresh, or if that doesn't work completely un- and reinstall firefox, or maybe try an older version of ff if that still doesn't help, and I would really rather find a solution without taking such big measures, which is why I am asking here.

Is there maybe something else that private mode does that I could try to do to fix this?

Thank you in advance for the answers I might get!

Asked by starfire 6 days ago

This is about the little Pop-Ups that appear when hovering over a toolbar icon, e.g., the Home page.

The background colour used to be dark blue, but now it is white and makes reading the information difficult. See the screen print (below). The same problem occurs here to… (read more)

The background colour used to be dark blue, but now it is white and makes reading the information difficult. See the screen print (below). The same problem occurs here too.

Asked by LJones 6 days ago

Tiktok Not Really Working

So my friends and my partner like to send me TikToks throughout the day, and before the last update or so, it was working fine; every TikTok would open, and when I presse… (read more)

So my friends and my partner like to send me TikToks throughout the day, and before the last update or so, it was working fine; every TikTok would open, and when I pressed play, it would play. Since, I believe, the last Firefox update, I can watch one (1) TikTok per browser session without issue (it won't load, as shown in the image I've attached). At that point, to watch more, I either have to use my phone, close and reopen Firefox, or refresh my browser, which was fine in the beginning, but now it's getting a little frustrating. I've attempted browser refresh, which doesn't remove the problem, and the site works fine without fail on Chrome and Edge, but I don't like either of those browsers since switching to Firefox 6 months ago. Ultimately I'm bringing it up because no one else has. If there's a way to fix it that I haven't found yet, I'd love to hear it. Otherwise, it's still worth bringing up so it can be fixed. Any ideas?

Asked by spygirlkd 6 days ago

Disable clearing cache when reloading a page

When you reload a page (pressing F5, clicking the reload button, etc.) (rather than navigating to the page some other way), the cache for the current site is cleared and … (read more)

When you reload a page (pressing F5, clicking the reload button, etc.) (rather than navigating to the page some other way), the cache for the current site is cleared and all resources (images etc.) are requested with `Cache-Control: max-age=0` (at least, that's what seems to be happening)

Is there some way to disable this behavior? I thought Ctrl+F5 or shift+reload was supposed to clear cache, but it seems like it's no different than reloading normally?

Asked by 12Me21.mc 6 days ago

Mozzilla and other navigators keeps crashing

Hola, he tenido problemas recientemente con Mozilla y otros navegadores. Se me cierran constantemente, se me queda en pantalla negra la PC, o incluso me aparecen mensajes… (read more)

Hola, he tenido problemas recientemente con Mozilla y otros navegadores. Se me cierran constantemente, se me queda en pantalla negra la PC, o incluso me aparecen mensajes como "Ahh la pestaña falló". Probé todo lo que encontré en esta página: (https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/firefox-se-cierra-inesperadamente-como-resolverlo-#w_actualiza-tus-controladores) pero no hubo resultado y ya no sé qué más hacer. No sé si es algún virus el problema, pero mi anti-virus no detecta nada. Tampoco son las extensiones, o la aceleración del hardware. Realmente no puedo encontrar el problema.

Estos son los fallos más recientes (como verán sucede constantemente).

ID de informe Fecha de envío bp-52eca5bc-9231-436c-8e48-bb2c30200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-38b7ec71-e447-4e08-b8ef-2f92f0200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-36debbaa-aaf6-45f5-b7e4-f35030200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-364fd961-7992-4f11-bf33-d60190200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-cad59d44-00e1-4655-bcf8-834eb0200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-b02ddf17-4211-4a54-b163-e2c140200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-bb5b2e08-880a-403f-adef-66c0c0200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-35d6ff78-928b-4fda-a67f-935290200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-e177d919-14f4-47b7-9f9f-1969d0200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-35c79589-ac09-4d00-9db3-d67a70200626 26/6/2020 16:00 Ver bp-439cfbf7-6311-4139-8938-155040200624 24/6/2020 16:45 Ver bp-c2fea9c4-5c7f-4368-9d6b-0254e0200624 24/6/2020 14:41 Ver bp-f488f1c4-7e81-48e8-8e14-d284b0200623 23/6/2020 17:09 Ver bp-3d741fff-46cf-409f-9a89-8f59e0200623 23/6/2020 12:55 Ver bp-d7a4a4f0-9da2-416a-a823-cb4720200622 22/6/2020 16:32

Asked by sebastian.s.lozada 6 days ago

No F-secure add-on

Hi, I have recently changed my first choice browser to Firefox. But when connecting to my bank the F-secure bank safe connection doesn't open (it still does on Edge). Wh… (read more)

Hi,

I have recently changed my first choice browser to Firefox. But when connecting to my bank the F-secure bank safe connection doesn't open (it still does on Edge).

When searching solutions I found on F-secure support that a requisite for bank protection on Firefox was to active an add-on in Firefox called "Browsing Protection by F-Secure". But I can't find it. Is this Firefox add-on deleted? (I have surched the archive/store.)

Do you have any other solutions how to activate the F-secure bank safe connection, and some kind of F-secure browsing protectiona s well?

Best regards / Gunnar J

Asked by jonson.gunnar 6 days ago

Last reply by jonson.gunnar 5 days ago

White Border on Second Monitor

After installing Windows 10 v2004 and latest Nvidia drivers 451.48, opening Firefox fullscreen I have a white bar on my second monitor, it looks like a border of some sor… (read more)

After installing Windows 10 v2004 and latest Nvidia drivers 451.48, opening Firefox fullscreen I have a white bar on my second monitor, it looks like a border of some sort. This only show when in full screen not windowed.

The attached image shows the white bar, that bar is on the second monitor.

Asked by Phlonk 5 days ago