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since logins and options are displayed in tabs, can addons having all tab data permission read them?

earlier logins used to be displayed as dialog/popup. but now, since logins and options are displayed in tabs called lockwise, can addons having all tab data permission re… (read more)

earlier logins used to be displayed as dialog/popup. but now, since logins and options are displayed in tabs called lockwise, can addons having all tab data permission read them?

Asked by Manish @aurira 4 months ago

Answered by cor-el 4 months ago

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Default SSL Certificates

My SSL certificates on my linux machine was deleted as a mistake and I need to revert them back to default. It asks me to give exceptions on most HTTPS websites and I can… (read more)

My SSL certificates on my linux machine was deleted as a mistake and I need to revert them back to default. It asks me to give exceptions on most HTTPS websites and I can't access Yandex in any way.

Asked by varolbora5 2 weeks ago

Answered by varolbora5 2 weeks ago

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Selecting "New Private Window" is NOT Opening a Private Window

"Never Remember History" is checked, but I don't think that should matter. I don't use it often, but I think it would come up PURPLE and the little mask would be at the t… (read more)

"Never Remember History" is checked, but I don't think that should matter.

I don't use it often, but I think it would come up PURPLE and the little mask would be at the top of the window.

FF 77.0.1 (64-bit)

Desktop

Windows 10 Home V 1909 OS 18363.836

Asked by LoveWhiteChocolateAndCaramels 12 hours ago

Answered by cor-el 12 hours ago

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Did we loose the the ability to access passwordManager.xhtml in the latest version? (77)

Did we loose the the ability to access passwordManager.xhtml in the latest version? I was able to use it a few days ago. Today I tried to do some password clean up and … (read more)

Did we loose the the ability to access passwordManager.xhtml in the latest version? I was able to use it a few days ago. Today I tried to do some password clean up and got this error message. "Firefox can’t find the file at jar:file:///C:/Program Files/Mozilla Firefox/omni.ja!/chrome/toolkit/content/passwordmgr/passwordManager.xhtml". I have over 400 passwords and maintaining them though the one at a time screen takes too much time and having to type my password every time i need to work with multiple saved passwords requires time I don't have.

Asked by jdw4519-firefox 12 hours ago

Answered by cor-el 11 hours ago

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Firefox minimum tls version is still 1.0, while TLS 1.0 and 1.1 are no longer supported

As you all might know, TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 have reached their End Of Life, and are no longer supported. I have looked inside the latest firefox (77.0.1 (64-bit)) configu… (read more)

As you all might know, TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 have reached their End Of Life, and are no longer supported. I have looked inside the latest firefox (77.0.1 (64-bit)) configuration, and found the following configuration set by default (included in the first image).

I attached a picture of my firefox about page, hope to receive an answer soon.

Thank you, Guy

Asked by sudaiguy1 9 hours ago

Answered by TyDraniu 9 hours ago

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how do i add a site to my cookies

I am trying to access a form on the DVLA site and i have this message Cookies disabled Sorry... You cannot log-on to this service as cookies are disabled in your browser… (read more)

I am trying to access a form on the DVLA site and i have this message

Cookies disabled

Sorry...

You cannot log-on to this service as cookies are disabled in your browser.

Please enable your cookies to use this service. For help on how to do this; please click on the link on the right hand side of this page.

Once you have made these changes, please click 'Next' to re-start your application.

Click 'Cancel' if you do not wish to make these changes, this will return you to the Direct Gov homepage.

How to I add this to my cookies.

Asked by buddyboys 2 years ago

Answered by Sajjad Bin Samad 2 years ago

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When I invoke "Private Window" mode by default, the browser does not display the purple mask. Why not? What tells me that I am running in private mode?

Hi - When I set Firefox to run in Private Mode by default - it no longer displays the purple mask. How do I know then that I am actually running in Private mode? I have s… (read more)

Hi - When I set Firefox to run in Private Mode by default - it no longer displays the purple mask. How do I know then that I am actually running in Private mode? I have since switched and gone back to manually invoking the mode. Thank you.

Bill North Coventry, RI, USA

Asked by WJNorth 2 years ago

Answered by cor-el 2 years ago

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Does tracker protection override GDPR notices?

I have tracker protection switched on in Firefox, and Privacy Badger for good measure. I am used to navigating the various "Decline ad cookies" equivalent options whenev… (read more)

I have tracker protection switched on in Firefox, and Privacy Badger for good measure. I am used to navigating the various "Decline ad cookies" equivalent options whenever I visit a website, but - can I simply click "accept" and let Firefox/Privacy Badger block them regardless? It would save lots of time. Is that how it works? I assume so, but this seems to be a difficult question to search for an answer to - and when I click "allow", often the website reloads without the Firefox blocker shield icon. What's the story?

Thanks!

Asked by EdGrip 7 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 months ago

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How do I get search suggestions from the search toolbar in a private window in Firefox 71?

After updating to Firefox 71 I'm no longer able to get search suggestions from the search toolbar in a private window. Is there a way to make Firefox to allow this again … (read more)

After updating to Firefox 71 I'm no longer able to get search suggestions from the search toolbar in a private window. Is there a way to make Firefox to allow this again in a private window?

Asked by Baldape 5 months ago

Answered by Baldape 5 months ago

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How to allow tracking from specified website with Firefox ESR?

Hi, I didn't find how to add a custom URL in exception tracking website in privacy tab. I already use files Firefox.cfg and the JSON file to customize Firefox ESR, but i… (read more)

Hi, I didn't find how to add a custom URL in exception tracking website in privacy tab. I already use files Firefox.cfg and the JSON file to customize Firefox ESR, but i couldn't find that!

There is in : about:preferences#privacy and the title of the window is "exceptions for enhanced protection against tracking"

Thank's

Asked by karmeliett 5 months ago

Answered by cor-el 5 months ago

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I don't want to be asked to verify my identification when I want to look up a password

I trust Firefox to keep my paswords safe without a lot of hassle. Suddenly I am being asked to "verify my identity" before I can view my password. I don't have time for t… (read more)

I trust Firefox to keep my paswords safe without a lot of hassle. Suddenly I am being asked to "verify my identity" before I can view my password. I don't have time for this. It clearly says in the Logins and Passwords tab that my identity is sgillies12@gmail.com. Then it refuses to give me the password because it says that's NOT my identify.

PLEASE HELP ME ASAP. I need to do some work. thank you.

Sally Gillies

Asked by sgillies12 1 month ago

Answered by McCoy 1 month ago

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How can I permanently turn off "mixed content" blocking?

I think my Firefox updated, and now there is a feature where any "insecure" sites now have all the media blocked on it. When I click "Disable protection for now," it does… (read more)

I think my Firefox updated, and now there is a feature where any "insecure" sites now have all the media blocked on it. When I click "Disable protection for now," it does nothing and I have no way to unblock any of it. I am literally just trying to read the TF2 comics, which I know are on a safe website (and even if they weren't, I have antivirus software that protects my computer just fine), but because of this "mixed content" block I literally can't see anything but a white page. I've searched settings for a way to permanently disable this protection, but I haven't found anything.

Asked by Izzii 3 weeks ago

Answered by Izzii 3 weeks ago

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Allowing a particular website to set cookies in Private Browsing

I'm have Private Browsing set to delete all cookies and data after closing a session but I would like to allow certain website to keep certain cookies and keep my session… (read more)

I'm have Private Browsing set to delete all cookies and data after closing a session but I would like to allow certain website to keep certain cookies and keep my session open.

I haven't been able to find a way to do so, does anybody know if it's possible and how? And if it isn't how could it be requested for an upgrade?

Thank you.

Asked by Joan Romero 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 week ago