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Updates fail persistently. I have to manually add them. What is wrong?

Automatic update fail persistently. I have to add them manually. How do I fix? This happened Every time Firefox opened == every update … (read more)

Automatic update fail persistently. I have to add them manually. How do I fix?

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== every update

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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An owner of an online social website installed a permanent cookie in my browser, Firefox. How do I delete this cookie?

An owner of an oline social website installed a permanent cookie in my browser. This was done only for malicous reasons--this is NOT some online 'store' wanting to track … (read more)

An owner of an oline social website installed a permanent cookie in my browser. This was done only for malicous reasons--this is NOT some online 'store' wanting to track my shopping preferences, etc as I surf through the web. How do I delete this cookie?

This happened

Not sure how often

== The structure of your questions are wrong. I think the cookie was started a couple months ago.

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 10 years ago

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I want to install foxfire but i do not want it to install on my default browser which is safari? I have installed before and every thing I do is foxfire. i do not want that.. please help

I want to install foxfire for a specific program. I do not want foxfire to replace my other browsers. I the past I have installed foxfire, and it becomes my browser for e… (read more)

I want to install foxfire for a specific program. I do not want foxfire to replace my other browsers. I the past I have installed foxfire, and it becomes my browser for everything. I do not want this to happen.. please help

User Agent

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US) AppleWebKit/533.16 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0 Safari/533.16

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 10 years ago

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After installing the 3.6 (? The most recent update), Firefox hangs when opening the web. It will not respond at all, so I am unable to opens any tools or options to correct the problem. Help?

After installing the 3.6 (? The most recent update), Firefox hangs when opening the web. It will not respond at all, so I am unable to opens any tools or options to corr… (read more)

After installing the 3.6 (? The most recent update), Firefox hangs when opening the web. It will not respond at all, so I am unable to opens any tools or options to correct the problem. Help?

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

After the most recent update

User Agent

Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.0; WOW64; Trident/4.0; GTB6.5; SLCC1; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; Media Center PC 5.0; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; OfficeLiveConnector.1.4; OfficeLivePatch.1.3; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; msn OptimizedIE8;ENUS)

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by Morbus 10 years ago

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when trying to up date firefox it tells me just to save the file not to run t, what do I need to do?

when trying to up date firefox it tells me just to save the file not to run t, what do I need to do? This happened Every time Firefox opened … (read more)

when trying to up date firefox it tells me just to save the file not to run t, what do I need to do?

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by JYOuyang 10 years ago

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i erased my saved password because i changed it and now wont remember

i had multiple passwords saved for myspace because i couldnt remember it at one time and I went and deleted all saved passwords for myspace now it wont remember it when i… (read more)

i had multiple passwords saved for myspace because i couldnt remember it at one time and I went and deleted all saved passwords for myspace now it wont remember it when i type it in.. remember passwrd doesnt even come up

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== i erased password from saved passwords

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by Morbus 10 years ago

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Firefox doesn't open after upgrading to 3.6.4

I have upgrade firefox 3.6.3 to 3.6.4 but after restarting it doesn't open, it tells "not a valid 32 application" on server 2008 system. User Agent Mozilla/5.0 (Windows;… (read more)

I have upgrade firefox 3.6.3 to 3.6.4 but after restarting it doesn't open, it tells "not a valid 32 application" on server 2008 system.

User Agent

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US) AppleWebKit/534.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/6.0.437.3 Safari/534.1

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by Chris Ilias 10 years ago

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Can log on to this site but when I try to access a link within that site it says "Firefox has detected the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete". This prob. can sometimes be solved by disabling or refusing t

I can logon to the site. Have been able to for months. But when i do the previous info. that was stored is not there(as though i`m a new user). When i click on a link wit… (read more)

I can logon to the site. Have been able to for months. But when i do the previous info. that was stored is not there(as though i`m a new user). When i click on a link within the site it comes up with the following message "page isn`t redirecting properly. Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete. This problem can sometimes be solved by disabling or refusing to accept cookies.

URL of affected sites

http://www.wwos.com.au

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Why can't I see telephone numbers when they are posted on websites (I have tried different websites-it's the same)?

When I'm on a website the phone number posted doesn't show. I thought it was that specific page but it's the same in different web pages. I have to keep refreshing becaus… (read more)

When I'm on a website the phone number posted doesn't show. I thought it was that specific page but it's the same in different web pages. I have to keep refreshing because it shows for less than a second and then it hides and there is not way I can see it unless I keep refreshing it. This just started a month ago because before it didn't use to do that.

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== a month ago

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by Chris Ilias 10 years ago

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Does changing the default value of a preference in firefox.cs gets affected for all the users.

Does changing the default value of a preference in firefox.js gets affected for all the users. I tried changing the default balue of "browser.startup.homepage" to "yahoo.… (read more)

Does changing the default value of a preference in firefox.js gets affected for all the users. I tried changing the default balue of "browser.startup.homepage" to "yahoo.com" in firefox.js but yahoo.com is not getting set as the home page. Any reasons why as I am missing something here. Any help to resolve this is greatly appreciated. I have been trying to acheive this programatically.

User Agent

Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.0; Trident/4.0; GTB6.4; SLCC1; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; Media Center PC 5.0; .NET CLR 3.5.21022; InfoPath.2; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30618; msn OptimizedIE8;ENUS; NET_mmhpset)

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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how do i open new searches in tabs only... without a new window popping up?

every time i do a new search, the results pop in a new window. i cannot find an option to open ONLY in a new tab within the same window. It was working before, but rece… (read more)

every time i do a new search, the results pop in a new window. i cannot find an option to open ONLY in a new tab within the same window. It was working before, but recently i pops open a new window with every search.

This happened

Not sure how often

== everytime i go to a new search

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Each time i close firfox my 'new tab' button disapears off my toolbar

I usuall customise my toolbar by dragging the new tab box there. However recently each time i have closed firefox its disappeared? I have to add it again every time. Does… (read more)

I usuall customise my toolbar by dragging the new tab box there. However recently each time i have closed firefox its disappeared? I have to add it again every time. Does anyone know how can I stop this happening? Thanks in advance :D

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Firefox misdisplaying blogger blogs and google translate. Are there any fixes?

Why is firefox not working on blogger website? On certain websites such as blogger and google translate and www.halolz.com the background goes away and the sidebar goes b… (read more)

Why is firefox not working on blogger website?

On certain websites such as blogger and google translate and www.halolz.com the background goes away and the sidebar goes before everything else at the top and it's just a simple text with some pictures. On the website listed below it's just the header text and that's it.

URL of affected sites

http://www.planetgallifrey.blogspot.com/

Asked by angelic_amber_2008 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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if my tool, navigation, and other bars are all off, how can they be turned back on?

my navigation bar was disabled via a right click to make more space on the screen. Now I cannot retrieve it or any other toolbars. I cannot navigate the web, nor look int… (read more)

my navigation bar was disabled via a right click to make more space on the screen. Now I cannot retrieve it or any other toolbars. I cannot navigate the web, nor look into any bookmarks, files, tools, anything and no ammount of "options" tinkering is helping. what should I do so that I can freely browse again?

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by Shawn 10 years ago

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Firefox will not display graphics or active tabs on my webpage, but will on others?

The page is showing only text. Graphics and all of the tabs that you can normally click on are missing. Only one webpage is doing this. All other pages are fine. Coul… (read more)

The page is showing only text. Graphics and all of the tabs that you can normally click on are missing. Only one webpage is doing this. All other pages are fine. Could I havr accidentally hit a keystroke that put the page in a strange mode?

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== I may have hit a keystroke accidentally on the keyboard

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago