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home page shortcut icon size

Hi, in the latest version of Firefox (updated June 2021), the home page had the icons shrink in size considerably. I'm visually impaired, and this change had made the hom… (read more)

Hi,

in the latest version of Firefox (updated June 2021), the home page had the icons shrink in size considerably.

I'm visually impaired, and this change had made the home page unusable. It's just too hard to see!

Is there a setting to adjust the homepage icons back to their larger size? They used to be 2-3 times the size, and really useful. The boxes the pics are in are still the same, but the icons displayed are tiny now, at least to these tired old eyes.

Thank you in advance! Tony

Asked by browntau 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

row height on Bookmarks

With the new version 89 the row height for bookmarks is way too big and now I am scrolling all over the place. I had them all perfectly spaced to show all in my full scre… (read more)

With the new version 89 the row height for bookmarks is way too big and now I am scrolling all over the place. I had them all perfectly spaced to show all in my full screen without scrolling. Is there an adjustment where I can go back to the previous narrower height?

Asked by oldbob2 1 month ago

Last reply by j.w.attwood 1 month ago

How do I diable muting on tabs?

I keep accidentally muting my tabs when all I want is to click on them to switch to them. I don't want the option to mute the tabs at all. I just simply want to switch to… (read more)

I keep accidentally muting my tabs when all I want is to click on them to switch to them.

I don't want the option to mute the tabs at all. I just simply want to switch to the tab when I click on it.

How do I do that?

My version is 89.0

Asked by guardianofthebox 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 month ago

bring back the home button

I don't want to open another tab thank you very much more stop being ridiculous and give us our home button back! I use that feature all the fricking time except on my an… (read more)

I don't want to open another tab thank you very much more stop being ridiculous and give us our home button back! I use that feature all the fricking time except on my android. Fix it!

Asked by pmead7399 1 month ago

Last reply by robybw 5 days ago

Email a webpage link in Firefox?

How can I email the link for a webpage I am on to someone? There used to be three little dots immediately to the left of the bookmark star on the page address that I coul… (read more)

How can I email the link for a webpage I am on to someone? There used to be three little dots immediately to the left of the bookmark star on the page address that I could right click and easily send the page link with. Now it appears to have disappeared (6/15/2021). Help!

Asked by barbara52 1 month ago

Last reply by Franz_von_Suppe 1 month ago

Closing tabs individually creates a too large info box

There is a large info box popping up in the bottom of the screen when I close tabs. I usually press 'x' and close tabs starting with the last one but this info box that s… (read more)

There is a large info box popping up in the bottom of the screen when I close tabs. I usually press 'x' and close tabs starting with the last one but this info box that says 'tab closed' and has an undo button on it, is covering a big portion of the last tab including it's 'x' button. It is even larger in landscape mode. This is very annoying and if I want to close another tab I'd have to wait for it to disappear or try to press around it. It's a useful feature but could the experience be made more better?

Asked by Tiberiu 1 month ago

Last reply by Seburo 3 days ago

volume and sound will not work since last 2 updates on both windows 7 and windows 10 after 89 and 89.1. youtube videos and others will not play sound. They did before these horrible updates.

volume and sound will not work since last 2 updates on both windows 7 and windows 10 comuputers after 89 and 89.1. youtube videos and others will not play sound. They … (read more)

volume and sound will not work since last 2 updates on both windows 7 and windows 10 comuputers after 89 and 89.1. youtube videos and others will not play sound. They did before these horrible updates. what do I need to put in my userchrome to make them work? Any other fixes.

Asked by inzaratha 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

My google search results links do not work on Firefox browser for mac. They work just fine when I use other browsers.

Whenever I execute a google search on my Firefox browser (for Mac), the links of the search results do not work, even if I choose to open in a new tab. They work just fi… (read more)

Whenever I execute a google search on my Firefox browser (for Mac), the links of the search results do not work, even if I choose to open in a new tab. They work just fine with my other two browsers (Chrome & Safari). This is annoying because Firefox is my preferred browser.

Asked by Jewel 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

I am not able to access the website which has embedded links.

I am not able to access the website which has embedded links. when i try to clear everything and selected never remember history. After that also i could not access the … (read more)

I am not able to access the website which has embedded links.

when i try to clear everything and selected never remember history. After that also i could not access the trusted website. could you please explain what can i do for the below error ?

this is the error i am getting, Firefox Can’t Open This Page

To protect your security, login.microsoftonline.com will not allow Firefox to display the page if another site has embedded it. To see this page, you need to open it in a new window.

Learn more…

Report errors like this to help Mozilla identify and block malicious sites

Asked by keerthihana7 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

Change Camera Icon

I have a Logitech C615 external webcam and a Sony Vaio All in One PC running Windows 10. Recent updates to either Mozilla or Windows 10 make it impossible to display the … (read more)

I have a Logitech C615 external webcam and a Sony Vaio All in One PC running Windows 10. Recent updates to either Mozilla or Windows 10 make it impossible to display the change camera icon to switch between external webcam and internal camera when Mozilla is the only open web brower. I have to open the MSN Internet Browser to make the icon visible. Pls. fix this.

Asked by iseyij 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

recover password history

While trying to log into my Modem gateway I seem to have typed something into the field, and the dialog appeared asking if I wanted to update the password. My finger slip… (read more)

While trying to log into my Modem gateway I seem to have typed something into the field, and the dialog appeared asking if I wanted to update the password. My finger slipped and I accidentally told it to update, so it saved over the prior password (which I assume would have been the CORRECT password.) Now there's no way to log into my modem gateway manager. There's no recover password option. I don't want to reset the entire modem to factory settings, and thus have to set up all my network and account info from scratch. Isn't there a simple "view password history" option somewhere? It tells me WHEN the password was "updated" but I can't find a way to see WHAT the former saved password was. (Windows 10)

Asked by jfraze 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Firefox updates causing issues

Within the past 3-4 week, I am constantly getting messages that FF has updates. These messages are coming randomly throughout the day and when I select "Dismiss", it upd… (read more)

Within the past 3-4 week, I am constantly getting messages that FF has updates. These messages are coming randomly throughout the day and when I select "Dismiss", it updates anyway. These updates have caused me to lose bookmarks and saved log in for certain websites. This is frustrating. I cannot go through this everyday, all day. This is my work computer and my technology department cannot seem to find or figure out the issue. I no longer have the option to turn off updates. This is happening on my desktop only. No issues with the laptop. Never had issues with FF updates before; updates would occur overnight and bookmarks were never lost. WHAT GIVES?????????? I have attached screenshots. I have even uninstalled and reinstalled the browser. Cannot use Chrome, Edge or IE for the software I use for work; all modules will not work with those browsers. This is a brand new desktop; less than 6 months old.

Asked by sford1 6 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 6 days ago

appearance of bookmarks

The appearance of my bookmarks has recently changed, and I want to change it back. The individual bookmarks are spread out more, so now they take up more space on my scr… (read more)

The appearance of my bookmarks has recently changed, and I want to change it back. The individual bookmarks are spread out more, so now they take up more space on my screen and I need to scroll the list. I don't need the extra space, I find it annoying and not at all necessary. I have included images of how it looks now and (a doctored image, granted) approximately how it looked before. I've looked all over and I can't find anything on "Appearance of bookmarks".

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Asked by jeffiedahl 6 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 days ago

Annoying description pop-up when hovering in Microsoft Office

When working from home I have to do a lot of things in the web based version of Microsoft Office. I am using Firefox 89.0.2 and Windows 10. In OneDrive where I have a l… (read more)

When working from home I have to do a lot of things in the web based version of Microsoft Office. I am using Firefox 89.0.2 and Windows 10. In OneDrive where I have a lot of documents, any item the cursor stops on for even a fraction of a second causes a small pop-up description of the item. It's driving me crazy and slowing me down, preventing me from immediately clicking on the item I actually want. I thought I saw a solution but it was for an older version of both Firefox and Windows, and my settings already showed that solution was active.

Asked by poodlebone 6 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 days ago

How do I disable the page zoom on [SHIFT+SCROLL] on mac?

On my macbook [macOS Big Sur 11.4 ] in firefox [version 89.0.2 (64-bit)] all pages will zoom in or out whenever I hold down the shift key and swipe up or down on my track… (read more)

On my macbook [macOS Big Sur 11.4 ] in firefox [version 89.0.2 (64-bit)] all pages will zoom in or out whenever I hold down the shift key and swipe up or down on my trackpad. This is really annoying. How do I fix this?

( I really use the CTRL+SHIFT+TAB shortcut to navigate tabs and it becomes problematic very quickly)

I could find the solution for fixing it for [[CTRL+SCROLL (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1194305) |CTRL+SCROLL (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1194305) ]]but couldn't find for SHIFT+SCROLL.

Asked by Gandhi 6 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 days ago