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I have a bogus website tab opening on only one of my computers with Firefox. I want to stop this.

On only one of my computers a "tab" is opening on its own that presents itself as being from ROGERS my ISP. I took a screen shot and captured the URL. Contacted Rogers - … (read more)

On only one of my computers a "tab" is opening on its own that presents itself as being from ROGERS my ISP. I took a screen shot and captured the URL. Contacted Rogers - It is not them - They recommeded I REMOVE FIREFOX and INSTALL CHROME. I have some computer knowledge but not an expert. I tried to get rid of this by running Norton antivirus, and FIX ME STICK antivirus and I removed and then re-installed Firefox - the bogus page keep coming back. this is the page https://ivisitorapp.top/43fee1ba2ffc1ec8587395fc843ce6c5/index.html?ip=2607%3Afea8%3A9920%3Ad8e6%3A8467%3Acf0b%3Acca0%3A8171&trackid=2020011401450327 It is NOT ROGERS

Asked by scottgary 6 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 6 months ago

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Mozilla VPN wont start during initial instalation.

I Just bought mozilla VPN service. It appears to install, but I get a message stating Mozilla VPN Broker failed to start. My Windows software is version 7. After reading … (read more)

I Just bought mozilla VPN service. It appears to install, but I get a message stating Mozilla VPN Broker failed to start. My Windows software is version 7. After reading that Mozilla VPN supports windows 7, I installed downloaded and attempted to install. The only Windows option available said "For Windows 10". Special note: My internet connection is provided by Visible phone service hot-spot. Please refer to attached jpg for view of the point of failure and the actual error message. Thank you


moved from Firefox to Mozilla VPN -Andrew

Asked by xjazzman143 2 weeks ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

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Odd graphics issue.

Today I am observing some odd behaviour with the restart and not now buttons for update. The dialog is clearly still supposed to be visible, however is is more of a grap… (read more)

Today I am observing some odd behaviour with the restart and not now buttons for update. The dialog is clearly still supposed to be visible, however is is more of a graphics artifact.

Click on the windows task bar, change pages and the buttons disappear. once they appear they appear in every tab. To make them appear, move the mouse over them. I am assuming that a Firefox restart will fix the issue and do the requested update. I am making the report because this should not happen with professionally developed software. Firefox should be past the odd graphics glitches of the past.

Asked by Matt 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Beta channel update to 73.0b11 has left me unable to type into the address bar

For many years now I have used the beta channel. At the end of last week I checked for updates and received 73.0b11. I was already on 73.0 beta, probably b10. Since that … (read more)

For many years now I have used the beta channel. At the end of last week I checked for updates and received 73.0b11. I was already on 73.0 beta, probably b10.

Since that update I am unable to edit the contents of the address bar unless I launch a Private Window, where the problem doesn't occur.

I have tried using the "Restart with Add-ons Disabled..." option from the Help menu but the problem remains.

I am running on Windows 10, 64-bit, [Version 10.0.18363.592], with all the latest Microsoft updates.

Asked by johnm1 6 months ago

Answered by Matthew Thomas 6 months ago

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I need my firefox sign in information, username pass word, the address of my outlook account is not mine

I could not sign-in to firefox using the same information I used to sign-in to support, why? Also I noticed the address location for my Outlook.com is not mine, don't und… (read more)

I could not sign-in to firefox using the same information I used to sign-in to support, why? Also I noticed the address location for my Outlook.com is not mine, don't understand that??? Can you help with this?

Asked by River Fishing #Ohatchee, Al 2 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 years ago

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Reconnecting another device runs forever

I have two PCs one Linux the other Windows 10. I can sign on to my Firefox account on both machines Synch seems to be enabled on the Linuz PC only. When I try to connect … (read more)

I have two PCs one Linux the other Windows 10. I can sign on to my Firefox account on both machines Synch seems to be enabled on the Linuz PC only. When I try to connect Synch to the Windows PC I get the image which is on the first attached Screenshot. Following these direction I sign in to Firefox account on Windows and get the screen displayed in the second attachment. After about ten seconds it switches to the word "Working.." and stays there for hours.

Asked by Clawinus 10 months ago

Answered by Clawinus 10 months ago

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Initial screen fills up with cookie requests/can't get rid of them

On my other computer I open Firefox and immediately get a pile of pop-ups. These pop-ups seem to be cookie requests from my speed dial sites, and no matter what I click (… (read more)

On my other computer I open Firefox and immediately get a pile of pop-ups. These pop-ups seem to be cookie requests from my speed dial sites, and no matter what I click ("allow" or "deny") they keep coming back and then freeze up and I can't use the browser so I have to turn off computer. Help, please.

Asked by norspole 4 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 years ago

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Cannot access passwords; cannot remake passwords

Problem: Cannot access passwords protected by master password. Normal mode symptoms: - No master password is ever asked -- Trying to set one is futile (see screen… (read more)

Problem:
Cannot access passwords protected by master password.

Normal mode symptoms:
- No master password is ever asked
-- Trying to set one is futile (see screenshot)
- Certificate is at status "Ready" instead of "Logged In" or "not Logged In" (see screenshot)
- No fields are filled with usernames and passwords when needed.
-- No prompt for it is shown either

Background:
I transitioned from windows to linux
I made a full copy of all my profile when transitioning.
I controlled firefox's version to make sure I would transition using the same version number.
I have backups.
Nothing appears in the browser's console when I start or when I try to change master password.
If I try to view the passwords I have, however... ~120 messages appear telling it cannot decrypt (see screenshot)

Tried:
1-Safe-mode:
-- The master password system works as it is supposed to. I get a master password prompt at browser's first password use.
2- Deleting prefs.js
-- Still not working
3- Disabling all extensions manually
-- Still not working
4- Deleting storage directory
-- Still not working

-Trying 2 + 3, 3 + 4, 2 + 3 + 4 or 2 + 4....
-- Still not working.

What am I missing?
Thanks in advance

Asked by brunoais 1 year ago

Answered by brunoais 1 year ago

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Как удалить вирус www.windowsxlive.net ?

Virus www.windowsxlive.net once on the computer changes the home page in the browser. Cannot be removed by antivirus software. Removes the check box for opening the previ… (read more)

Virus www.windowsxlive.net once on the computer changes the home page in the browser. Cannot be removed by antivirus software. Removes the check box for opening the previous session. Does not disappear after reinstalling. This makes it impossible to work with the browser.

Asked by andy601 6 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 6 months ago

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firefox not finding url sites

Hi, I had Firefox on my Thinkpad T60 and it worked. I hadn't used the laptop for sometime but now Firefox didn't work, neither did iexplore or slimbrowser, they all produ… (read more)

Hi, I had Firefox on my Thinkpad T60 and it worked. I hadn't used the laptop for sometime but now Firefox didn't work, neither did iexplore or slimbrowser, they all produce the same error. I was able to find an earlier version of Forefox and it works fine but slow. Strangely when I go to goole or slimbrowser those site are found but will not find anything like amazon.com, the message from the File/properties: unknown protocal, size,connection not encrypted, address (URL): res://C:\WINDOWS\system32\shdoclc.dll/dnserror.htm#http://www.amazon.com/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=ur2&tag=flashpcom-20&sbSource=linksbar

The event viewer has this message: source cryp32: Failed extract of third-party root list from auto update cab at: <http://www.download.windowsupdate.com/msdownload/update/v3/static/trustedr/en/authrootstl.cab> with error: Unknown cryptographic algorithm.

This laptop is 32 bit, Windows XP.

Thank you for your help....would like to update to new firefox browser.

John King

Asked by waltzenresource 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 month ago

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Have different email account on tablet and desktop. If I delete tablet account and make it like desktop will bookmarks on tablet still be there?

Hard drive died. Installed new drive. Reinstalled Firefox with backup. Bookmarks weren't same as on tablet. Finally discovered I made different email accounts. If I delet… (read more)

Hard drive died. Installed new drive. Reinstalled Firefox with backup. Bookmarks weren't same as on tablet. Finally discovered I made different email accounts. If I delete account on tablet and make it like desktop account will bookmarks still be on tablet so I can sync them with desktop or will they be lost? There are different bookmarks on tablet and desktop and I want them both.

Asked by dale 4 years ago

Answered by dale 4 years ago

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had account, forgot pw, req to send,not rec'd, not in spam folder.

My Firefox account widelyknome gmail , had shared bookmarks between computers. Had to reinstall windows,, then Firefox. Tried to login, pw is wrong. request sent to me, n… (read more)

My Firefox account widelyknome gmail , had shared bookmarks between computers. Had to reinstall windows,, then Firefox. Tried to login, pw is wrong. request sent to me, never received. it is not in my spam folder either. Sure would hate to lose the bookmarks! thanks.

Don

Asked by DonCaver 2 years ago

Answered by Shadow110 2 years ago

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Lately I often get message that I am unable to reach Mozilla's servers. I had to reinstall Firefox recently and my sync was incomplete (no logins, no history)

Lately I often get message that I am unable to reach Mozilla's servers. I live in Russia and my IP is Russian too. I had to reinstall Firefox recently and my sync was inc… (read more)

Lately I often get message that I am unable to reach Mozilla's servers. I live in Russia and my IP is Russian too. I had to reinstall Firefox recently and my sync was incomplete (no logins, no history, no bookmarks) even though I had that checked in before. Could it be external problem because of recent Telegram blockings in Russia? Or is it only me?

Asked by bogema 2 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 years ago

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the profile

hello, Hi, My profile: APPDATA \ Mozilla \ Firefox \ Profiles \ it often changes itself and I lose all passwords, registered add-ons. What are the causes Cordially. Berna… (read more)

hello, Hi, My profile: APPDATA \ Mozilla \ Firefox \ Profiles \ it often changes itself and I lose all passwords, registered add-ons. What are the causes Cordially. Bernard

Asked by lacourtoisie 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago