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Remove folders from the bookmark menu

Locking this thread.Please continue here: [/questions/1330352] I want to remove folders from the bookmark menu and keep them in the bookmark toolbar. I need the space in… (read more)

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I want to remove folders from the bookmark menu and keep them in the bookmark toolbar. I need the space in the menu for websites not folders. Thank you

Asked by pwromeo242 3 weeks ago

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BOOKMARKS AND HISTORY WILL NOT BE FUNCTIONAL

Locking this thread.Please continue here: [/questions/1330399] Possible causes are that security software if blocking access to places.sqlite in the Firefox profile folde… (read more)

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Possible causes are that security software if blocking access to places.sqlite in the Firefox profile folder.

Did you try to close and restart Firefox or reboot the computer ?

Thank you for your prompt reply.

I do not have any security software that would suddenly block access and it was working fine until yesterday morning.

I have closed and restarted Firefox several times and followed your advice. I have also rebooted my computer.

Asked by davidwwclarke 3 weeks ago

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What is the newest version of Firefox I can run on my little iMac 600mhz snow with 512mb memory, and where can I download it? Thank you, AllnightVi@aol.com

What is the newest version of Firefox I can run on my little iMac 600mhz snow with 512mb memory, and where can I download it? Right now I'm running OS X 10.3.9 and Firefo… (read more)

What is the newest version of Firefox I can run on my little iMac 600mhz snow with 512mb memory, and where can I download it? Right now I'm running OS X 10.3.9 and Firefox 2.0.0.20 Thank you, sincerely, Virgil Fritz, AllnightVi@aol.com

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Every time Firefox opened

== I would access certain websites

Asked by AllnightVi 10 years ago

Answered by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

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how to update Firefox on my Mac OSX 10.3.9, I currently have 2.0.0.20, I neither can not progress on Mac OSX as my HW is limited/old

I just wanted a possible update of firefox from 2.0.0.20 to higher on my Mac OSX 10.3.9. I can not go further on OSX as my hw is limited to that. This happened Not sure … (read more)

I just wanted a possible update of firefox from 2.0.0.20 to higher on my Mac OSX 10.3.9. I can not go further on OSX as my hw is limited to that.

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Not sure how often

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Answered by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

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Is there a FF update (from 2.0.0.20) I can use with Mac OS X10.3.9

I keep getting "update" messages from Firefox, but when I try to update I get a "corrupt image" message. I suspect I cannot update because I am using Mac OS X 10.3.9 and… (read more)

I keep getting "update" messages from Firefox, but when I try to update I get a "corrupt image" message. I suspect I cannot update because I am using Mac OS X 10.3.9 and the update is for 10.4. (I'm currently using Firefox 2/0/0/20.) Is there an update I could use? Or is it time for a new Mac?

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A few times a week

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 10 years ago

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How can I have search results shown in a new tab?

When I search for something, regardless of the search engine used the results of the search appear in the "active" tab. Is there a way to configure Firefox to automatica… (read more)

When I search for something, regardless of the search engine used the results of the search appear in the "active" tab. Is there a way to configure Firefox to automatically open a new tab and show the search results in that new tab? Yes, I can do it manually by opening a new tab, than doing the search, but it would be much more "user friendly" if this would be automatic. I use an Apple Mac Pro running Mac OSX 10.7

Asked by zeira 9 years ago

Answered by SafeBrowser 9 years ago

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multiple pages at once options

Is it possible to open multiple pages at once (like a home button), but allows you to select/ sort under different topics. e.g one click opens all financial tabs, another… (read more)

Is it possible to open multiple pages at once (like a home button), but allows you to select/ sort under different topics. e.g one click opens all financial tabs, another opens sports, etc

Consider that I want to sort these vairous topics as a way to review all my regular interests individually, without having some many pages open when I click the home button, only to close non relevant pages.

In essence I see it as having 2 or 3 home buttons. Does this exist?

Asked by skot_e 9 years ago

Answered by cor-el 9 years ago

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Cannot upgrade Mozilla - Mac OSX 10.7.1

I am running Mac OSX 10.7.1, Lion. I cannot upgrade to the latest Mozilla. It appears to download, but then I am never prompted to complete the installation. Thoughts??? … (read more)

I am running Mac OSX 10.7.1, Lion. I cannot upgrade to the latest Mozilla. It appears to download, but then I am never prompted to complete the installation. Thoughts???

Asked by aaikman@umich.edu 9 years ago

Answered by Tim 9 years ago

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While installing Firefox I get a message that some items were skipped.

Here's the message: The operation can’t be completed because some items had to be skipped. For each item, choose File > Get Info, make sure “Locked” is deselected, an… (read more)

Here's the message: The operation can’t be completed because some items had to be skipped. For each item, choose File > Get Info, make sure “Locked” is deselected, and then check the Sharing & Permissions section. When you are sure the items are unlocked and not designated as Read Only or No Access, try again.

I'm using a new Imac and I guess that they're asking to check something (in finder?) but nothing works

Asked by DrLars 9 years ago

Answered by sjhuskey 9 years ago

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How do I disenroll from beta update channel?

I agreed to be a "beta update channel" person a long time ago when I was rarely using Firefox. Now two things have changed: I am restricted to 5G a month (both up and dow… (read more)

I agreed to be a "beta update channel" person a long time ago when I was rarely using Firefox.

Now two things have changed: I am restricted to 5G a month (both up and download). I am switching to Firefox as my default browser.

Someone told me that I need to make sure I disenroll from any apps that relay usage information back to the developers. Because that is one way I can "leak" MB out of my monthly allotment.

Please understand that I am an amateur computer user and this might seem like a ridiculous question.

The bottom line is that I just want the regular version of Firefox, not the beta tester version.

Asked by urbfarm 9 years ago

Answered by rbillings 9 years ago

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Slow Firefox Start up when using network home folders on OS X server, Would like to speed it up

So firefox crawls when starting up using network home folders. I'm wondering if there is a way to keep the caches local and only save personal settings to the home folder… (read more)

So firefox crawls when starting up using network home folders. I'm wondering if there is a way to keep the caches local and only save personal settings to the home folder located on the server.

Asked by Suttie 9 years ago

Answered by Swarnava Sengupta 9 years ago

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Firefox 8 does not quit properly on OSX 10.7.2: must use force quit

Since updating to Firefox 8 (Firefox 7 on 10.7.2 worked without issues) I can no longer shut down Firefox cleanly. Firefox must be shut down by using the Force Quit opti… (read more)

Since updating to Firefox 8 (Firefox 7 on 10.7.2 worked without issues) I can no longer shut down Firefox cleanly.

Firefox must be shut down by using the Force Quit option.

I have also noticed increased hard disk read/write access since upgrading to Firefox 8 and switching between tabs is noticeably slower.

Asked by pixelatedscraps 9 years ago

Answered by AudioB 9 years ago

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saved passwords keep disappearing when I reboot my MBP

There must be something wrong in my settings........ don't know what it is though...... The saved passwords disappear when I reboot my MacbookPro. I use Firefox 8.0.1 … (read more)

There must be something wrong in my settings........ don't know what it is though...... The saved passwords disappear when I reboot my MacbookPro. I use Firefox 8.0.1

Asked by Hans37 9 years ago

Answered by cor-el 9 years ago

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session restore issues

A couple weeks ago, for some reason, FF 8.0.1 stopped working on my OS X machine. (I've used 7, and now 9beta as the work around). Since that time I've had a whole list o… (read more)

A couple weeks ago, for some reason, FF 8.0.1 stopped working on my OS X machine. (I've used 7, and now 9beta as the work around). Since that time I've had a whole list of problems. One issue is that every time I open FF it attempts to open the session that crashed, no matter what I've tried, it won't go away.

This includes deselecting the tabs prior to the restore; allowing the tabs to load, then closing them individually. I follow this with a proper quit from FF.

Everything is current (operating software, FF, etc) so I'm uncertain what's going on...

Asked by intraurba 9 years ago

Answered by cor-el 9 years ago