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Firefox clips the last word from each line of text when I read The Economist online. how to fix?

I am running Win 10. When I read The Economist, Firefox clips the last word off of each line of text. I am unable to adjust Firefox to eliminate the problem. When I re… (read more)

I am running Win 10. When I read The Economist, Firefox clips the last word off of each line of text. I am unable to adjust Firefox to eliminate the problem. When I read the same article from The Economist using the Chrome browser, NO WORDS ARE CLIPPED FROM THE END OF EACH LINE OF TEXT. The Economist customer help says that this is a Firefox formatting problem

Asked by danielnewman125 7 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 months ago

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Firefox dev unable to display https://www.networkwestmidlands.com/

When visiting the above site in the latest version of Firefox Developer the page fails to render. However, when I view the page in Firefox (regular non-developer version)… (read more)

When visiting the above site in the latest version of Firefox Developer the page fails to render. However, when I view the page in Firefox (regular non-developer version) there are warnings regarding the site using an unsupported version of TLS. Here is the warning:

This site uses a deprecated version of TLS that will be disabled in March 2020. Please upgrade to TLS 1.2 or 1.3.

Will Firefox in the future drop support for TLS 1.1 and lower?

Asked by graham.harris.1975 5 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 5 months ago

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Firefox 75 does not open new tabs after a while

Hi guys, I don't know if this is happening to you too, but it's getting me crazy. Since the latest upgrade (firefox 75), I open the program and start working normally. Af… (read more)

Hi guys,

I don't know if this is happening to you too, but it's getting me crazy. Since the latest upgrade (firefox 75), I open the program and start working normally. After one hour or so, I can not open any new tab, I have to close everything and reopen firefox again to start opening the same pages I got before to continue working with one more tab. For the first hour, everything is working as normal.

This also happens if I try to open a new window instead of a new tab.

I have tried to reset the profile but this does not do anything. Also, I have tested to start in safe mode without any add-on, but the problem is still there.

Anyone with the same problem?

Thanks!

Asked by ignacio.parra 5 months ago

Answered by ignacio.parra 5 months ago

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Remove "http:/website -- visit" link from address bar

Hello, I'm having a problem with the address bar that is driving me insane and I hope someone here can help me... I am used to visiting facebook by typing in "fb" in the … (read more)

Hello, I'm having a problem with the address bar that is driving me insane and I hope someone here can help me...

I am used to visiting facebook by typing in "fb" in the address bar and then clicking on the first link in google. I know, not the fastest way to reach facebook, but I just got used to it too much...

However, few days ago, firefox started asking me (in a ribbon popup under the toolbar) something along the lines of "Do you want to go to fb instead?" (not 100% sure if this was the exact question) and sometime later I stupidly clicked "Yes". Now whenever I type in address bar "fb" and hit enter, it automatically goes to http://fb/, which of course is a bad link and I only get to a page of my ISP??.

What is going on? how do I delete this visit link? I spent whole day searching on google and trying various accepted answers that suggest editing userChrome.css or toggling some settings in about:settings. None of these solutions work for me. Farthest I got was with editing the .css so that the visit link is hidden, but in reality the link is still there and when I hit enter it still takes me to the http://fb/ site.

Thank you and cheers!

Asked by rok.goljat 5 months ago

Answered by Tommy 5 months ago

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Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies. COMPARE THE FOUR DROPDOWN OPTIONS

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies: 1. Cross-site and social media trackers 2. Cookies from unvisited web sit… (read more)

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies:

  1. 1. Cross-site and social media trackers
  2. 2. Cookies from unvisited web sites
  3. 3. All third party cookies
  4. 4. All cookies

My question: Are these listed in order of scope, meaning more powerful and comprehensive options as one reads down the list? If "yes", then: What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #1 above to #2? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #2 to #3? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #3 to #4? Answers to the above would be helpful in deciding which level of blocking to choose.

Asked by Quenchoo 5 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 months ago

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Mozilla 76.0.1 update which included Pocket.

I did an update to Mozilla 76.0.1 and it included Pocket. I am not sure why now but everytime I log off and back on again I have to log into everything using my passwor… (read more)

I did an update to Mozilla 76.0.1 and it included Pocket. I am not sure why now but everytime I log off and back on again I have to log into everything using my passwords. How can I change tis setting and where.

Asked by deannbennett2732 5 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 months ago

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FF Private Network crash leading to a catch 22 situation

I clicked on the Private Network icon when FF loaded, before I got the prompt to input my master password. After I input my master password FF crashed. After restarting F… (read more)

I clicked on the Private Network icon when FF loaded, before I got the prompt to input my master password. After I input my master password FF crashed. After restarting FF, Now Private Network is asking me to "Login to FF account" when I click on the already dimmed Private network account. But, I'm already logged in. Also, When I enter my user/pass on the prompt to login again, I get a alert to check email and put the code in... That code never works(see attached screenshot). I get a red alert bar on the email code screen that there is a security issue.

So is there a timeout for such a issue? or ?

Asked by PragmaticSociologist 5 months ago

Answered by PragmaticSociologist 5 months ago

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Infinite Tabs opens

Morning, every time when I click on a link on a website which should open a pdf document, firefox start opening several (infinite) new tabs with the document. Even if I c… (read more)

Morning, every time when I click on a link on a website which should open a pdf document, firefox start opening several (infinite) new tabs with the document. Even if I close Firefox completely the process will continue if i open Firefox again. This can only be stopped when I smash the Strg+W Puttons to close all the Tabs faster then they are opening.

I hope someone can help me with this. It is really annoying when it happens.

Thanks and best regards.

Asked by Neo_Kenny 5 months ago

Answered by Zora 5 months ago

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Unable to connect to a previously reliable website

I have tried disabling all system security (Talktalk F-Secure) on my desktop system but it does not solve the problem. The issue affects my smart phone, tablet and deskto… (read more)

I have tried disabling all system security (Talktalk F-Secure) on my desktop system but it does not solve the problem. The issue affects my smart phone, tablet and desktop when connecting via my TalkTalk router. However, the tablet, for example, connects via my work router. Any bright ideas anyone

Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to www.national-lottery.co.uk. PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.

Asked by smith8082 4 months ago

Answered by Eve 4 months ago

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Cache clear leaves 10kb that won't go away

Previously cached web content would go to zero after I hit clear. Now it's been leaving 10 kb after I hit clear. Should I be worried? Is there a way to get it to go ba… (read more)

Previously cached web content would go to zero after I hit clear. Now it's been leaving 10 kb after I hit clear. Should I be worried? Is there a way to get it to go back to zero?

Asked by homebythehills 4 months ago

Answered by Eve 4 months ago

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FF browser doesn't open

When hitting sign in the help page came up. I tries several times and the same thing happened - what to do, and shouldn't my FF browser be automatic when I click the ico… (read more)

When hitting sign in the help page came up. I tries several times and the same thing happened - what to do, and shouldn't my FF browser be automatic when I click the icon - seems like it did before - have been sick and only at the computer sporadically - nothing seems to work as before....Hope you can help Thanks email: [email address]

Asked by graceheart999 4 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 months ago

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when i try to log in to my bank account i keep getting an error message

when i try to log in to my bank account i keep getting error message 1007# the username and password are correct, yet when i log in with google chrome there is no problem… (read more)

when i try to log in to my bank account i keep getting error message 1007# the username and password are correct, yet when i log in with google chrome there is no problem!!?

Asked by Em 3 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 months ago

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The ability to close the tab on the right should not be a submenu.

When it became version 78.0.2, the menu to close the tab on the right side was gone and I was very confused. As a result, it was pushed into the submenu. I've been using … (read more)

When it became version 78.0.2, the menu to close the tab on the right side was gone and I was very confused. As a result, it was pushed into the submenu. I've been using Firefox because it has a menu to close the tab on the right, but if I can't immediately access this feature, I should consider switching browsers. Please move this menu from sub to main as soon as possible.

Asked by ami4 3 months ago

Answered by cor-el 3 months ago