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Location Services on Firefox for Mac ver. 79.0 ( 64 bit)

I use Firefox for Mac ver. 79.0 and up until now when I logged on to htpps:www.michiganlottery.com and enabled location it always worked until now. I read an article tha… (read more)

I use Firefox for Mac ver. 79.0 and up until now when I logged on to htpps:www.michiganlottery.com and enabled location it always worked until now. I read an article that said Mozilla was sued for the code used for location and that Mozilla will be creating their own location services soon and giving users like myself something like a PIN number that is good for say 10,000 uses. Is that true and is the reason my location when enabled doesn't work anymore? Could you email me the procedure to enable if I missed something to: compute38209@aol.com Thank you.

Asked by compute38209 5 days ago

Last two months my cursor causes my YT video to jump and flicker

As above question, are my setting incorrect, I watch doco's on you tube but whenever my mouse arrow crosses the video image it jumps and flickers, am I doing something wr… (read more)

As above question, are my setting incorrect, I watch doco's on you tube but whenever my mouse arrow crosses the video image it jumps and flickers, am I doing something wrong, or are my settings off?

Asked by 10stevecray 5 days ago

Radar won't load on weather.com

On weather.com the radar feature won't load.No map. No image. It works in Safari but I hate to keep switching browsers just to see weather radar. Running 79.0 Firefox on … (read more)

On weather.com the radar feature won't load.No map. No image. It works in Safari but I hate to keep switching browsers just to see weather radar. Running 79.0 Firefox on an older Mac running Catalina 10.15.6. Any suggestions known to work?

Asked by Mern 4 days ago

Cannot add an event to Google Calendar

I switched from Safari to Firefox (57.0.4) on my iMac (El Capitan) and noticed that I cannot add an event to my Google Calendar. Before, I was able to do so by clicking o… (read more)

I switched from Safari to Firefox (57.0.4) on my iMac (El Capitan) and noticed that I cannot add an event to my Google Calendar. Before, I was able to do so by clicking on a date. I tried both double-clicking and right-clicking but nothing happens. Also, clicking on the "+" sign which says "Create" does not work. The three-bar menu on the left corner does not work as well.

Asked by maho.morita 4 days ago

Automatically starting firefox up full screen view

Prior to installing Catalina all pages would automatically open in full screen view, including my home page on start up. Since installing Catalina this no longer happens.… (read more)

Prior to installing Catalina all pages would automatically open in full screen view, including my home page on start up. Since installing Catalina this no longer happens. Every time I open Firefox, I now have to go to the menu and manually select full screen view. Once I do this, all new pages then open in full screen view for the remainder of that session, but once I finish each session and close down Firefox, the same thing occurs next time I open it and commence a new session. In other words, there no longer seems to be a setting in Preferences to make this change permanent and avoid the need to have to manually select full screen view at the beginning of every new session.

Asked by tbl32596 3 days ago

Any Little Snitch users sick of the IP alerts

I have been a Little Snitch user for years. Having seen all the bulls**t that apps and website try to connect to behind the scenes I couldnt possibly live without it. Sin… (read more)

I have been a Little Snitch user for years. Having seen all the bulls**t that apps and website try to connect to behind the scenes I couldnt possibly live without it.

Since the most recent update Firefox has broken how Snitch should, and used to, work. Instead of alerts displaying said website trying to connect to said web server/service, I get only an IP address. This requires a click on the more info button to see what the reverse IP look up is. Occasionally this is blank. Either way its a cumbersome way to browse the web. Especially when it used to work, and continues to work in other browsers.

Anyone else get this behaviour? Anyone have an idea how to fix/reverse it?

Cheers Adam

Asked by adam63 2 days ago

I have to change network settings whenever system proxy settings chage for FF to pick it up - any better way?

In Network settings, I have "Use system proxy settings" but when I change these (after connecting to a VPN), firefox does not pick up the change and I have to manually go… (read more)

In Network settings, I have "Use system proxy settings" but when I change these (after connecting to a VPN), firefox does not pick up the change and I have to manually go to Network changes and switch to a different option and back for FF to pick up the new system proxy settings. Chrome picks up the changes automatically.

Is this a bug? Is there any faster way to achieve this? (For instance some addon that does this with a single click?)

Thank you!

Asked by jakubholy.net 2 days ago

Site claims third-party cookies blocked but Enhanced Protection is disabled - how to fix?

I have problems with multiple sites that claim that third-party cookies are blocked and do not work even though though the Enhanced Tracking Protection is disabled for t… (read more)

I have problems with multiple sites that claim that third-party cookies are blocked and do not work even though though the Enhanced Tracking Protection is disabled for the site (the shield icon is grey and striked-through). In particular it is teams.microsoft.com and Instapaper (their saving bookmarklet sends me always to a site reading "enable unrestricted third-party cookie access for www.instapaper.com" - though this might be a different issue than Teams).

I have read https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enhanced-tracking-protection-firefox-desktop?redirectslug=enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences&redirectlocale=en-US#w_how-to-tell-when-firefox-is-protecting-you and https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/websites-say-cookies-are-blocked-unblock-them (trying even to "forget" the teams website; not doing the full wipe out of everything).

How to troubleshoot / fix this? I am a technical person so I can dig into it if just somebody points me in the right direction...

Thank you!

Asked by jakubholy.net 2 days ago

Last reply by jakubholy.net 2 days ago

userChrome.css and Firefox Developer Edition

Firefox Developer 80.0b7 (64-bit) Mac Catalina V 10.15.5 I've tried using the userChrome.css file to change the background color for the active tab. create chrome folde… (read more)

Firefox Developer 80.0b7 (64-bit) Mac Catalina V 10.15.5

I've tried using the userChrome.css file to change the background color for the active tab. create chrome folder in profile folder create userChrome.css file and add: .tab-background[selected="true"] {

 background-color: #ffffff !important;
 background-image: none !important;

} Set toolkit.legacyUserProfileCustomizations.stylesheets to TRUE Reboot mac This does not take affect and the userChrome.css file is not visible in Style Editor.

What am I doing wrong? thanks Milton

Asked by MiltS 2 days ago

Last reply by MiltS 2 days ago

One of my network web pages suddenly won't load on Firefox:

Hi. Can someone please tell me why my personal network site - https://www.myanimatorssketchclub.com - is suddenly not loading on my Firefox browser? It is hosted by Might… (read more)

Hi.

Can someone please tell me why my personal network site - https://www.myanimatorssketchclub.com

- is suddenly not loading on my Firefox browser? It is hosted by Mighty Networks. 

I have not had trouble with it before - for months - and none of my other regularly used sites fail to load. I note too that the same network site loads with no problems on other browser. Even refreshing, restarting or opening in 'Safe Mode" on Firefox does not change things.

I have attached a screen capture to show what I see.

I hope this can be fixed as using Firefox is really important to me and I don't want to have to move to another browser if this proves a permanent thing.

Thanks for your help!

Tony. <:(

Asked by tony135 2 days ago

Last reply by tony135 1 day ago

OneDrive open in List view

On Google Chrome, when I sign in to OneDrive and set to List view, it remembers to open in List view next time (is this because of a cookie)? On Firefox on Mac, every tim… (read more)

On Google Chrome, when I sign in to OneDrive and set to List view, it remembers to open in List view next time (is this because of a cookie)? On Firefox on Mac, every time I open OneDrive, it opens in Thumbnail view and I have to set it to List view every time. I log in to OneDrive multiple times, every day, 365, so this is very annoying. Can someone help me?

Asked by KT 1 day ago

Out of memory while using Excel

Hey! I'm using Firefox currently on Mac. I've been using the Office web apps regularly, but a couple of days ago, while trying to edit an excel document, I got an Out of … (read more)

Hey! I'm using Firefox currently on Mac. I've been using the Office web apps regularly, but a couple of days ago, while trying to edit an excel document, I got an Out of Memory error message. I tried to solve it using Memory Diag, but apparently my laptop wasn't out of RAM. I uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox, but the problem is still there.

Anyone knows why this could happen?

Asked by AWoodstock 1 day ago

YouTube - Blank Channel / Blank Video List

Visiting YouTube, clicking on my Subscriptions, seeing (Screenshot ff-yt-1.png). Clicking on "Videos" to see all Videos of this Channel, seeing blank content-area (Scre… (read more)

  1. Visiting YouTube, clicking on my Subscriptions, seeing (Screenshot ff-yt-1.png).
  2. Clicking on "Videos" to see all Videos of this Channel, seeing blank content-area (Screenshot ff-yt-2-png).
  3. I noticed the alias in the URL changed, so I tried around. Doing non-alias/video URL works fine (Screenshot ff-yt-3.png).

Firefox 79.0 + MacOS 10.15.6 # Private Window works fine Firefox 79.0 + Windows 10 2004 19041.388 # Private Window works fine

What I did:

  • clear Cache
  • reload Website with Dev-Tools opened (Clear Cache with Dev-Tools opened is enabled)
  • History-Manager > Forget this site (youtube.com)

Asked by mike.wenzel 1 day ago

Facebook will only run in Private mode

Hello, my Facebook will only run in Private Browsing. It's not the cache, cookies, extensions, or storage. (See: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1284418 for w… (read more)

Hello, my Facebook will only run in Private Browsing.

It's not the cache, cookies, extensions, or storage. (See: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1284418 for what I tried).

It's just a small issue but I read a lot of articles and my Firefox and computer tend to crash fairly often. Then I lose all the tabs I have open because I'm in Private mode, and can't restore them.

Asked by blackpoppy 14 hours ago

Mac keys on Mac

I've started using Firefox on Mac because Chrome was ultra slow and Safari was breaking sites. It's extremely good. But; one thing that is really annoying me is the fact … (read more)

I've started using Firefox on Mac because Chrome was ultra slow and Safari was breaking sites.

It's extremely good.

But; one thing that is really annoying me is the fact that media keys for Mac (works in Safari & Chrome) is not working for Firefox :/

Also, another minor thing, the square tabs are ugly has hell.

Asked by olly257 1 hour ago

Will not screen share with permissions granted 'default'

I am trying to share a screen on a separate monitor inside of webinarjam. The permissions are set to default. I select the screen 2 or screen 1 and it will not share- at … (read more)

I am trying to share a screen on a separate monitor inside of webinarjam. The permissions are set to default. I select the screen 2 or screen 1 and it will not share- at all. What can I do? Thanks Scott

Asked by doc14 5 days ago

Facebook: The comment section goes blank when I paste anything on fb

When I post in Facebook, the comment section goes blank when I copy/paste anything. Not a new post, only when I comment on someone's existing post. High Sierra, mac pro d… (read more)

When I post in Facebook, the comment section goes blank when I copy/paste anything. Not a new post, only when I comment on someone's existing post. High Sierra, mac pro desktop. Thx.

Asked by Oreocracker 5 days ago