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bookmarks not showing up on my address bar

ok. so i go to open menu, option,privacy&security,address bar, check the bookmarks only box and nothing shows up (WTF) can some body help with this. before this two n… (read more)

ok. so i go to open menu, option,privacy&security,address bar, check the bookmarks only box and nothing shows up (WTF) can some body help with this.

before this two new updates 78.0.1 and 78.0.2.. I use to be able to just click on my address bar at the top and see my bookmarks . now i cant even see history,bookmars,open taps When using the address bar suggest, in options. the only thing that works is that darn (top sites)

Asked by egggg 38 minutes ago

web sites

I have 2 different computers running firefox. One computer will display my banks website the other will not. Also, the 1 that does not display the site in firefox will d… (read more)

I have 2 different computers running firefox. One computer will display my banks website the other will not. Also, the 1 that does not display the site in firefox will display it correctly in microsoft edge. Any ideas on how to fix this issue. TIA

Asked by pegasus7854 1 hour ago

Firefox 78.0.1 Tab Crashing

After updating from 77 to 78.0.1, I've experienced a large number of tab crashes ("Gah. Your tab just crashed.") across multiple sites. No crash logs are available in abo… (read more)

After updating from 77 to 78.0.1, I've experienced a large number of tab crashes ("Gah. Your tab just crashed.") across multiple sites. No crash logs are available in about:crashes. I've tried:

  • Starting in safe mode
  • Refreshing Firefox
  • disabling security software (Webroot SecureAnywhere)
  • Disabling hardware acceleration
  • Making sure latest drivers and Windows updates are installed
  • Run Windows system file checker tool (no errors found)

I use Firefox with screen reading software, so it is possible the issue may be accessibility related. I've tested with JAWS and Windows Narrator and experience the tab crashes under both.

OS is Windows 10 Version 1909 (OS Build 18363.900)

Asked by acawai 6 days ago

Last reply by acawai 1 hour ago

Lagging or no response when I click on a link.

I have used Firefox for several years and have been very happy with it. However, in the last few/several weeks, I am finding that when I click on a link to go to another… (read more)

I have used Firefox for several years and have been very happy with it. However, in the last few/several weeks, I am finding that when I click on a link to go to another screen, it either takes forever or does not work at all.

What steps should I take to help with this problem? I am using Firefox 78.0.2 (64Bit).

Asked by wardholdridge 3 hours ago

Firefox uses system High Contrast text color for websites

Hello, Firefox seems to be using my system's High Contrast text color to render websites. My High Contrast text color is a light grey, to contrast with a dark system back… (read more)

Hello, Firefox seems to be using my system's High Contrast text color to render websites. My High Contrast text color is a light grey, to contrast with a dark system background. However, many webpages on the internet have light backgrounds, so when Firefox uses this color, I can't read the text. I already have Options>Language and Appearance>Colors>Override the colors specified by the page set to "Never." This also occurs in a brand new profile with 0 extensions or addons in Safe Mode. I just want Firefox to display webpages "normally", i.e. with black text, without regard to the current system colors.

To reproduce: - Turn on High Contrast - Visit a site such as http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/ppois.html - Change system High Contrast text color to any color you wish - Notice that the text on the page also changes to the same color, even with the setting on "Never"

Is there any way I can get Firefox to ignore the system's text color settings? Chrome renders the webpage just fine with black text.

printing from sites like Royal Bank doen't work since latest Firefox updates

There is print button on the bank site, and other websites, but all that happens when clicked is a blank page. Not a problem in other browsers. When I tried to follow t… (read more)

There is print button on the bank site, and other websites, but all that happens when clicked is a blank page. Not a problem in other browsers.

When I tried to follow the printing problem instructions I am unable to actually view the entire Page Set Up window. (I did change the margins once and maybe I didn't reset them properly but can't see to find out.) I also tried restart in safe mode. Still can't view the top of the Page Set Up window.

Asked by Catherine 5 hours ago

Firefox doesn't respect screen edge in Windows 10

This is going to be difficult to explain, so I'll do my best; Recently, Firefox has been exhibiting a problem where, upon maximizing a window, the window extends up by a … (read more)

This is going to be difficult to explain, so I'll do my best;

Recently, Firefox has been exhibiting a problem where, upon maximizing a window, the window extends up by a few pixels more than any other maximized window. Now, normally this wouldn't be a problem as the top of the screen would cut off any extra padding. However, using a program that reserves the screen edge shows that a maximized Firefox window indeed extends past the regular window border by exactly 8 pixels.

What's more, when using Windows Snap on two separate Firefox windows, one of the windows respects the screen edge while the other does not! This leads to the window control buttons at the top right of both windows to be in different vertical positions, which is difficult to use.

No other programs I have exhibit this behavior, which is why I'm turning to Mozilla support. I don't know if the issue has to do with the browser or how Windows 10 renders the desktop, but it throws off the design of the desktop as I intend to display it.

In the provided example picture, the left window demonstrates predicted behavior where the upper border of the window is at the position I intend (40 pixels from the true screen edge), while the right window can be seen extending past the left one by exactly 8 pixels. I have tried this with extensions disabled, in safe mode, and every other way I can think of and the problem persists. No other programs exhibit this issue. This is utterly baffling to me and I hope someone might understand and be able to suggest any solutions.

Thank you!

Asked by mwhite112393 1 week ago

Last reply by mwhite112393 6 hours ago

Lost all Bookmarks and Toolbar this morning

This morning I started Firefox (78) in Windows 10 Pro (10.0.18363) I got a red message saying that something was wrong with my Bookmarks and click here to fix Did that tw… (read more)

This morning I started Firefox (78) in Windows 10 Pro (10.0.18363) I got a red message saying that something was wrong with my Bookmarks and click here to fix Did that twice Tried to do a fix that removed and then reinstalled a couple of files (can't find the fix nor the files location) that didn't work although it did replace the files. Still no bookmarks I am logged into my Firefox and synch is on.

This, nor any of the other FAQ/Help have not worked https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/recover-lost-or-missing-bookmarks

I have no restore ability either: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/restore-bookmarks-from-backup-or-move-them

i have no idea what happened thanks for any/all help

Asked by dravafox 6 hours ago

Why is Firefox using so much RAM?

I usually have 1 or 2 YouTube tabs open. At most, I'll have another extra tab. Despite me only using a few tabs, Firefox consumes ~1500 MB on average. Why is this, and ho… (read more)

I usually have 1 or 2 YouTube tabs open. At most, I'll have another extra tab. Despite me only using a few tabs, Firefox consumes ~1500 MB on average. Why is this, and how can I reduce it? Nothing taxing is happening, either. It's causing my fans to run audibly while I'm just watching a video.

Asked by brendansarpong 7 hours ago

Program no longer plays

I listen to Pipe Dreams on Pipedreams.org. and always played on Firefox with no problems up until July 12th 2020. Now they have changed their website and digitized all t… (read more)

I listen to Pipe Dreams on Pipedreams.org. and always played on Firefox with no problems up until July 12th 2020. Now they have changed their website and digitized all the music programs and the new program just sits there with a circle spinning around the PLAY button. I can play program on Microsoft Edge with no problems.

Firefox is always being updated so assume the latest add-ons codecs, apps etc are in there but obviously not one to play this program. So while I can easily use Edge, I thought someone, smarter than me, can figure out what's going on. Thanks

Asked by sdillon62 7 hours ago

All my bookmarks have been deleted.

Please, help. All my bookmarks that have been accumulating for about 15 years have been deleted from my account. I had to change my password after reinstalling windows. I… (read more)

Please, help. All my bookmarks that have been accumulating for about 15 years have been deleted from my account. I had to change my password after reinstalling windows. I did not backup any files. I have only my mozilla account.

Asked by chomy7 8 hours ago

Last reply by chomy7 8 hours ago

Logging into my bank account need help

Hi everyone i have had a problem for about 4 weeks now and its driving me crazy and i cant figure it out. I think it has to do with security certificates but im not total… (read more)

Hi everyone i have had a problem for about 4 weeks now and its driving me crazy and i cant figure it out. I think it has to do with security certificates but im not totally sure. Every time i log into my bank account i have to go threw them sending a one time security code to my cell phone. This hasn't been the case in the past. Is there a switch or something im missing any help would be greatly appreciated...

Asked by negev_us 5 days ago

Last reply by negev_us 8 hours ago

Unable to sign into any Apple Website

Hi, I am unable to login to any Apple websites (Apple Music, Apple Support and the Apple Beta program page), it just spins trying to load the login form. Tested on Chrome… (read more)

Hi,

I am unable to login to any Apple websites (Apple Music, Apple Support and the Apple Beta program page), it just spins trying to load the login form.

Tested on Chrome and it brought the login page up instantly, then tried a Firefox Nightly install and this too was able to bring the login page up.

Then decided must be an add-on so restarted in Safe mode, deleted all Cookies & Cache and disabled hardware acceleration but still no luck with getting through; has anyone experienced this before and can point me in the right direction?

Thanks in advance!

Asked by FriedSquee 2 days ago

Last reply by FriedSquee 10 hours ago

weißes Fenster

Nach dem Start von Firefox öffnet sich das Fenster aber: ohne Inhalt, ohne Adresszeile, ohne Menüleiste - es ist nichts vorhanden. Nur ein weißes Rechteck. So dass nicht … (read more)

Nach dem Start von Firefox öffnet sich das Fenster aber: ohne Inhalt, ohne Adresszeile, ohne Menüleiste - es ist nichts vorhanden. Nur ein weißes Rechteck. So dass nicht einmal der Reparatur-Modus von Firefox gestartet werden kann. Man kann zwar irgendwo intuitiv herumklicken, aber man kann mit dem neuen popup nichts anfangen, s. Beispiele, da beim Klick auf einen Parameter nichts kommt.

Virenprüfung (Kaspersky in der akt. Version): keine Verbesserung Firefox-Start abgesichert: dto.

Deinstallation und Neuinstallation der aktuellen Version 78.02. : gleiches Ergebnis

In Edge ist das Problem nicht vorhanden.

Asked by guenter.merkle_stuttgart 10 hours ago

reset password emails immediately expired recovery key

I have a recovery key to use to log into firefox. I have gotten an email twice now, I follow the link in the email, it asks for the recovery key, I enter the key and cli… (read more)

I have a recovery key to use to log into firefox. I have gotten an email twice now, I follow the link in the email, it asks for the recovery key, I enter the key and click Confirm Recover Key button, the next screen says "Reset Password Link Expired". I am opening the email immediately and following the link within a few seconds. Please help!

Asked by Jeff 10 hours ago

Local Network web page gettingn "PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR"

Hello, Lately i can no longer access a local network, one of the servers web page, getting "PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR", how to be able to re-access it again? Thank you, … (read more)

Hello,

Lately i can no longer access a local network, one of the servers web page, getting "PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR", how to be able to re-access it again?

Thank you,

Asked by ntewfik 11 hours ago

I Have Really Messed Things Up and need HELP

I bought a new computer. I read about how to transfer over your profile. On my old computer I located the folder, and went up one level as it said. I had 2 files there, n… (read more)

I bought a new computer. I read about how to transfer over your profile. On my old computer I located the folder, and went up one level as it said. I had 2 files there, not 1 .I saved these files. I installed firefox on my new computer and followed the same steps to locate the folder. It also had 2 files, with different names. I STUPIDLY deleted these two files and put in the two I had copied from my old compter. Turned offirefox and turned it back on. It would notopen because it said it couldnot locate my profile folder. I uninstalled Firefox, and reinstalled it. I still get the same error.

Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessible. I thought uninstalling and reinstalling it would solve the first part of the program but as of now, I have no Firefox.

Any suggestions from anyone.

Asked by smokininkman1 5 days ago

Last reply by smokininkman1 16 hours ago

Firefox 78.0.1 does not remove closed pages from memory - lags and high RAM usage

After updating from 77 (I think it was 77.0.2?) to 78.0.1 I started noticing terrible firefox performance after a few minutes of browsing. My standard browsing habit cons… (read more)

After updating from 77 (I think it was 77.0.2?) to 78.0.1 I started noticing terrible firefox performance after a few minutes of browsing. My standard browsing habit consists of launching browser with 1 pinned tab and 1 home page (so 2 tabs only), then opening 5-10 tabs from my bookmarks, checking pages then closing them and leaving only 1 pinned page open. In firefox 78.0.1 after doing this (opening and then closing multiple tabs "to the right" using new context menu added in 78) my ram usage does not drop. It goes from 2.4GB (system only usage) to 5.0GB and does not drop after closing tabs. However when I open 10-20 tabs again RAM usage does not rise (maybe slightly, like 5.3GB). So it looks like firefox has multiple tabs stored in ram and opening new tabs just rewrites that memory instead of allocating new one. I have 8GB of ram so 3GB of usage from 1 open tab is crazy. I think it was 500-900MB before. I also have terrible lags because of this - browser hangs up every few seconds for few seconds. I had trouble writing this post with 2 tabs open because of 3.3GB ram usage! Restarting browser helps - ram uasge rises from 2.4GB to 3.2GB only (800MB for 2 tabs) but every new opened and closed tab seems to stay in memory. For example if I open 10 more tabs except for 2 that always open so I have 12 tabs I have 3.6GB memory usage. After I close them it slowly drops to 3.5GB instead of returning to 3.2GB. It does not matter how I close tabs - using right click context menu (close other tabs, close tabs to the right), using X on tabs, or using add-on to close all tabs except for pinned ones. They always remain in memory somehow. PLS fix this ASAP.

P.S. I also tried checking about:performance menu but there is nothing interesting here. It says that 2 opened tabs and addons use 100MB of memory which is not true because browser at this moment uses 1060MB.

Update 1: I also tested safe mode. 3,4GB of PC RAM usage on firefox safe mode start. Opened few tabs, ram usage goes to 4.2GB. After closing all tabs except for 1 ram usage start to SLOWLY decrease but it stops at 3,7GB. Ram usage drop was really slow like 10-30 seconds. It should be instant after closing tabs.

Asked by Piterk 1 week ago

Last reply by Piterk 4 days ago