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How can I delete junk mail folders

When I click on my junk mail folder,the emails do not come up. All I get is the wheel spinning to show it is opening but it never opens. So how do i delete the junk mail … (read more)

When I click on my junk mail folder,the emails do not come up. All I get is the wheel spinning to show it is opening but it never opens. So how do i delete the junk mail

Asked by desertwriter 4 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 4 years ago

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I have lost the Firefox bar at the top of my email screen underneath the Yahoo bar, so it looks like an ad should be there but isn't (thank goodness).

I have this big space between my Yahoo search bar and my email list. It looks like an ad should be there. I can't see the Firefox bar that let's you block or unblock th… (read more)

I have this big space between my Yahoo search bar and my email list. It looks like an ad should be there. I can't see the Firefox bar that let's you block or unblock things. Twice it has popped up and I could click on the Close Ad button, but normally I can't see that to click on it. This just started this weekend. It looks like there was a Firefox update of some kind then. How do I get this gone??

Asked by happyazgal01 4 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 years ago

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Sandoboxie with Firefox 51.0.1 (32bit) resulting in blank page

As of late this morning Firefox 51.0.1 (32bit) is returning a blank page when openned in a sandbox (eg. sandboxie) When I sandbox any other browser in the same manner th… (read more)

As of late this morning Firefox 51.0.1 (32bit) is returning a blank page when openned in a sandbox (eg. sandboxie) When I sandbox any other browser in the same manner this does not occur and the home page and subsequent pages load correctly. This problem seems to have started just after 12:00 GMT.... any advice??

Asked by Fire1sandbox 4 years ago

Last reply by philipp 4 years ago

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Why is XUL being deprecated if its Firefox's main asset, power-source and difference from other browsers?

Taking https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2016/11/23/add-ons-in-2017/ as a representative sample of Firefox's community of users we can see 100% of negative reaction to the … (read more)

Taking https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2016/11/23/add-ons-in-2017/ as a representative sample of Firefox's community of users we can see 100% of negative reaction to the decision of deprecating XUL. So: is Mozilla reverting that decision? If not, why the hell not?

Also, none of those comments was answered by Mozilla, which is also a bit disrespectful, I think. Am I wrong here? Feedback seems to work one way only and not for the users' sake... :(

Asked by cloudchasingfun 4 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 4 years ago

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news feed on own website works fine on laptop, will not work on desktop, although both win 8.1 with FF 51.0.1

On my own site i placed a newsfeed. Works fine on laptop, but not on my (and others) desktop. Both machines run Win8.1 with FF 51.0.1 Also not showing on other desktop wh… (read more)

On my own site i placed a newsfeed. Works fine on laptop, but not on my (and others) desktop. Both machines run Win8.1 with FF 51.0.1 Also not showing on other desktop which runs Win10 and FF51 Feeds do work with Edge, Chrome, Android etc. Is this a bug? site is: www.jrkingma.nl/onder.htm and www.jrkingma.nl/parti.htm

news feed is from: www.belastingdienst.nl

Asked by Ronel 4 years ago

Last reply by Ronel 4 years ago

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Firefox crashes

Firefox ESR 45.7.0 on a Lenovo ThinkPad T420s running Windows 8.1 x64. Graphics: Intel HD 3000 (9.17.10.2843) and NVIDIA NVS 4200M (10.18.13.5445) Optimus. Because I was … (read more)

Firefox ESR 45.7.0 on a Lenovo ThinkPad T420s running Windows 8.1 x64. Graphics: Intel HD 3000 (9.17.10.2843) and NVIDIA NVS 4200M (10.18.13.5445) Optimus.

Because I was getting some Firefox display corruption with default Intel HD graphics​, and since this machine also has an Nvidia adapter with Optimus technology, I configured Optimus to use the Nvidia adapter for Firefox, which fixed the display corruption issue (at the cost of increased power consumption), but then I started getting crashes in plugin-container.exe.

Tried disabling extensions, but that did not solve the problem.

I switched back to the Intel HD adapter and the corruption returned, but the crashes went away. Not a terrific trade-off, but then I remembered that Firefox has a graphics setting:

    Options → Advanced → Use hardware acceleration when available

Unchecked that option, which had no apparent impact on performance, and the crashes went away along with the display corruption.

Diagnosis: Firefox has issues with hardware acceleration that may be exacerbated by Nvidia Optimus.

Asked by JNavas 4 years ago

Last reply by JNavas 4 years ago

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Every search in any browser only gets 403 (Forbidden)

Every time I type in a search in any search bar I get this Page. The URL will change to pertain to what was searched, and I can go to certain websites if I type in the we… (read more)

Every time I type in a search in any search bar I get this Page. The URL will change to pertain to what was searched, and I can go to certain websites if I type in the website URL directly. I have Deleted all history, Cache, and Cookies. I get the Same results in Firefox and Chrome.

Asked by kingofmyways 4 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 years ago

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My desktop & andriod phone Firefox will connect to website but my laptop firefox will not connect because "connection is not secure" and laptop clock is correct

Why can I get access to a website with my desktop and android phone Firefox but not with my laptop Firefox. Both the desktop and laptop are using version 52 ESR Firefox… (read more)

Why can I get access to a website with my desktop and android phone Firefox but not with my laptop Firefox. Both the desktop and laptop are using version 52 ESR Firefox. I also made sure the laptop clock was correct.

Asked by FoxFi 4 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 years ago

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firefox browser blocks my anchor menu of onepage

only works after I scrolled down my page. The menu works fine in google chrome and Internet explorer. The site is www.willemkunst.nl. the site is build in wordpress I tri… (read more)

only works after I scrolled down my page. The menu works fine in google chrome and Internet explorer. The site is www.willemkunst.nl. the site is build in wordpress

I tried to upload a picture to show you whats happingen, but uploading doesnt work

Asked by WillemKunst 4 years ago

Last reply by WillemKunst 4 years ago

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How to make Mozilla ignore some bookmark folders in URL bar search results?

I have my bookmarks sorted in folders. For example, folders 'study', 'work' and 'misc'. I do not want Mozilla to offer me in URL bar bookmarks from 'misc' folder(to igno… (read more)

I have my bookmarks sorted in folders. For example, folders 'study', 'work' and 'misc'. I do not want Mozilla to offer me in URL bar bookmarks from 'misc' folder(to ignore them), when I'm entering an address. Thanks

Asked by liskacek1 3 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago

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why do webroot safety ratings not show when I search firefox ?

Webroot gives safety ratings with search results. These ratings formerly showed on Firefox, not sure when they ceased. They still show on Google chrome and Internet Exp… (read more)

Webroot gives safety ratings with search results. These ratings formerly showed on Firefox, not sure when they ceased. They still show on Google chrome and Internet Explorer. Is Firefox blocking them? How can I correct this ?

Asked by kirby34 3 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago

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When I mouse over a word or icon in the address bar orother places too a small text window drops down but it is white on white and so I can't read what it says!

I tried to find where I could change this in settings but haven't ben able to it is very frustrating. So I have been using Opera lately. I would like some help in how to … (read more)

I tried to find where I could change this in settings but haven't ben able to it is very frustrating. So I have been using Opera lately. I would like some help in how to fix this.

Asked by Mango12 3 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago

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How can I migrate my ReaditLater bookmarks to the new Pocket system?

In updating from FF55 to 57, I've seemed to have lost my ReadItLater bookmarks. Pocket asks for a login, which I've never had since ReadItLater stored everything offline,… (read more)

In updating from FF55 to 57, I've seemed to have lost my ReadItLater bookmarks. Pocket asks for a login, which I've never had since ReadItLater stored everything offline, altough I've got a username and password saved in my password manager for "chrome://readitlater" and in my Appdata/Roaming profile I've got a readItLater.sqlite, which I assume is my two-thousand-some bookmarks, but I see no way in which I can import this to the new Pocket system, nor do I see a way to migrate.

Send help, I'm lost and afraid.

Asked by Ausmerica 3 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago

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Can't get rid of Top Sites

I am unable to dismiss the websites in the 'Top Sites' section, which doesn't look that nice, and I miss the Firefox homepage we had previously, with the search bar and t… (read more)

I am unable to dismiss the websites in the 'Top Sites' section, which doesn't look that nice, and I miss the Firefox homepage we had previously, with the search bar and the big Firefox logo, it would be nice if we could get that bag, please. And I prefer the way you can access your history as a websites and easily delete it, available in chrome either by searching chrome://history or using CTRL + H and I also preferred the idea of settings as a web page too, by typing chrome://settings :-(

Asked by AryanBeezadhur 3 years ago

Last reply by Mkll 3 years ago

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Firefox having conflict? Do I need 52.5.2 if I have Quantum 59.0.1 installed?

I've had several times when 52 was labelled as a prob and had to shut it using Task Manager on Win 8.3 - out of Outlook email link was last issue hanging into Comcast... … (read more)

I've had several times when 52 was labelled as a prob and had to shut it using Task Manager on Win 8.3 - out of Outlook email link was last issue hanging into Comcast... so there's that... Help? Liah

I thought it was 8.3 upgraded from .1... hmmmm...

Asked by LiahOMarsh 3 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 years ago