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I get constant "The connection has timed out" errors... please help.

Hi Folks, I recently had to change my slow POTS broadband to LTE broadband as its quicker, however the LTE connection is quite weak (rural UK), so i get a much faster spe… (read more)

Hi Folks, I recently had to change my slow POTS broadband to LTE broadband as its quicker, however the LTE connection is quite weak (rural UK), so i get a much faster speed for streaming at night, but sometimes establishing a session or initial connection can be a little troublesome.

Im studying from home all day, every day at present. I get perhaps 40% of my new tabs / web searches sending me a "The connection has timed out" error, which i have to refresh the page to try again. Usually i can live with this, as im used to poor broadband generally.

Problem - i have a timed aptitude test tomorrow. I cant use any other network connection as im not supposed to go anywhere with coronavirus.

Can anyone help me resolve the network timeout problem? Im doing practice tests and im now getting timeouts for the server to have received my answers! I dont want to fail the test because of network timeouts.

MacOS 10.15.4 - firefox browser 76.0.1

Any help would be MASSIVELY appreciated.

Asked by tom7182 2 days ago

Last reply by Shashank Shekhar 2 days ago

update config

its obvious that the last version of FF has setting issues. Something new in the config settings is preventing css mods from taking place. I know about the toolkit css it… (read more)

its obvious that the last version of FF has setting issues. Something new in the config settings is preventing css mods from taking place. I know about the toolkit css item etc.... but there is something else that is not right. Maybe you should check with Apple before you release updates. Please find out what is is..you might have to talk to Apple and try different things on a Mac ....to confirm that css works.. I am running the latest.. I think its definitely a FF thing because it worked before and other fonts controlled by Mac are not having the problems that the bookmarks toolbar is having regarding css to enlarge the microscopic font that in on a Mac toolbar. If you cant find anything then I guess its time to go to Brave.

Asked by paul smith 2 days ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 2 days ago

Bookmarks

I have installed a new computer (Mac mini). I have synchronized with old computer (imac 2011). All bookmarks transferred successfully to new computer. In the right places… (read more)

I have installed a new computer (Mac mini). I have synchronized with old computer (imac 2011). All bookmarks transferred successfully to new computer. In the right places etc (Bookmarks menu; Bookmarks toolbar etc ). All the headings in the toolbar are correct with all the bookmarks in the dropdown menus from the toolbar as before. The problem is when I go to ADD a New bookmark the old toolbar headings don't show up in the Add Bookmarks dropdown options. How do I add a new bookmark into a list of an existing toolbar heading or existing list from the toolbar ?

Asked by Richard2k 2 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 days ago

YouTube with Firefox

I can't use YouTube with Firefox on Mac. When I open YouTube, it acts like it is stuck and keeps reloading a previous page, over and over every 3 seconds so I can't click… (read more)

I can't use YouTube with Firefox on Mac. When I open YouTube, it acts like it is stuck and keeps reloading a previous page, over and over every 3 seconds so I can't click on anything. Strange. Yes, I cleared the Cache and it didn't help. I had an old mac and had the same problem and my new mac was just purchased this year. Any ideas?

Asked by Gordon 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

error message

I am getting an error message at the bottom of the page when I use Firefox. It says Mozilla Firefox seems slow... to... start. And wants me to click on a button to find o… (read more)

I am getting an error message at the bottom of the page when I use Firefox. It says Mozilla Firefox seems slow... to... start. And wants me to click on a button to find out how to speed it up. Is this genuine and from Mozilla or is it a scam? I know I am probably sounding a bit paranoid but I am really careful these days. Cheers, Dave

Asked by davepoole 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Unexplained popus

Hello, I trust my email finds you well. On two occasions recently I googled something and when I click on the page I wish to visit, a popup appears with celebrations rain… (read more)

Hello,

I trust my email finds you well.

On two occasions recently I googled something and when I click on the page I wish to visit, a popup appears with celebrations raining from the top of the screen and then a survey follows.

Please see the images I uploaded here.

Is this a virus / malware or legit or a popup that got past ad-block plus?

Looking forward to hearing from you. Schalk

Asked by schalas 1 day ago

Last reply by McCoy 10 hours ago

gmail in tab displays [object window]

I have a tab with gmail (mail.google.com). When I go to another tab and then come back it occationalls displays "[object window]". This only happens occasionally and is… (read more)

I have a tab with gmail (mail.google.com). When I go to another tab and then come back it occationalls displays "[object window]". This only happens occasionally and is fixed when I refresh the tab. Any ideas on what might be causing this problem? Thanks.

Asked by dtaenzer 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Firefox Sync, log out and privacy

Hi everyone, I was wondering if there is a possibility to delete automatically bookmarks, passwords, etc, when I logged out of firefox sync? It can be useful for example … (read more)

Hi everyone, I was wondering if there is a possibility to delete automatically bookmarks, passwords, etc, when I logged out of firefox sync? It can be useful for example when I am working on a computer other than my own. Thanks for your help. Emmanuel

Asked by emmanuel.quillet 15 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 12 hours ago

Firefox for Mac

when Firefox is closed and a link is clicked, firefox opens with 2 windows, one with the link location and one with my home page. This happens without fail, so when an em… (read more)

when Firefox is closed and a link is clicked, firefox opens with 2 windows, one with the link location and one with my home page. This happens without fail, so when an email with a link that I want to open is pressed with the app closed. It doesnt happen if Firefox is already open. This has been going on for months, I have reinstalled OSX Catalina to see if that was the problem but to no avail.

Does anyone have any ideas

Mike

Asked by gitarman41 14 hours ago

Last reply by Eve 9 hours ago

Why does not Firefox supports Touch Bar completely?

Hi, I always use Firefox. I wonder why Microsoft Edge which was born later than Firefox supports Touch Bar completely, on the other hand Firefox which was born so long be… (read more)

Hi, I always use Firefox.

I wonder why Microsoft Edge which was born later than Firefox supports Touch Bar completely, on the other hand Firefox which was born so long before Edge doesn't support Touch Bar completely?

TouchBar on Firefox show static buttons only. It's so stupid, I think.

The features of Media Scrubber and going to registered site on top sites can be only operated on Touch Bar, but going to previous/forward page, opening new tab, and reloading page is also available on keyboard shortcut.

I think it is meaningless that supports only these features that can be operated by keyboard. It is worth supporting features that can be only operated by TouchBar such as Media Scrubber.


I want Mozilla to support these feature of Touch Bar like Media Scrubber completely because I love Firefox.

Asked by Uhucream 12 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 hours ago

Code signature for Firefox reported as "Resource or signature modified" by little snitch

"As per the subject line....how should I interpret that? does it mean that something has been compromised? I googled the topic but can't find much. Other apps/processes s… (read more)

"As per the subject line....how should I interpret that? does it mean that something has been compromised? I googled the topic but can't find much. Other apps/processes show "signature valid" by little snitch.

thanks for your help!!!

Lawrence

Asked by lorjuancarlos 7 hours ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 2 hours ago

Why doesn't Firefox have javaScript enabled? It shows up as enabled but if I close/reopen Firefox, it gives me the not enabled error.

After having spent a fair amount of time searching to find out why javascript doesn't seem to be enabled by default, I'm perplexed. Other applications, Safari for example… (read more)

After having spent a fair amount of time searching to find out why javascript doesn't seem to be enabled by default, I'm perplexed. Other applications, Safari for example don't require any setup to use javaScript as far as I can tell.

Asked by hadenp 1 hour ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 hour ago

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My os doesn't support upgrade of firefox but now can't reply with emails on hotmail or open pics and other applications with older firefox. How to solve this?

I have an older imac. It works well but I can't open a lot of files/applications or even reply to emails on updated hotmail version. My os is 10.2.8 and I am using 2.0.0.… (read more)

I have an older imac. It works well but I can't open a lot of files/applications or even reply to emails on updated hotmail version. My os is 10.2.8 and I am using 2.0.0.20. My OS can't handle later versions. I can't buy latest upgrade from MAC (snow leopard or whatever latest is) because my computer not compatible with higher/newer upgrades. I want to use my computer but be able to have hotmail work and open pics etc. I don't know what to do.

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== Today is when I can no longer reply with hotmail, they ask me to upgrade to newer but need higher firefox to do so.

Asked by AnonymousUser 9 years ago

Last reply by TonyE 9 years ago

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I cannot update to ffox 3.6.8 with my Mac OSX.3.9. Message is always: "corrupt image". I currently run ffox 2.0.0.11. Everything worked fine up to a few days ago. Now I can't forward or send emails. I can receive emails.

I cannot send or forward email. Nor can I update my ffox 2.0.0.22 to ffox 3.6.8 as I am urged to do everytime I go into Hotmail. All was fine until recently. Any ffox … (read more)

I cannot send or forward email. Nor can I update my ffox 2.0.0.22 to ffox 3.6.8 as I am urged to do everytime I go into Hotmail. All was fine until recently. Any ffox download, regardless of number, always reads "corrupt image".

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== last week

Asked by AnonymousUser 9 years ago

Last reply by TonyE 9 years ago

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My hotmail account isn't working so they advised me to upgrade my Firefox which I tried to do but the new version wouldn't download and I got a "corrupt file" message.

I tried to upgrade to a newer Firefox system because Hotmail told me they no longer supported my Firefox, but when I tried to upgrade, following the download, I got a mes… (read more)

I tried to upgrade to a newer Firefox system because Hotmail told me they no longer supported my Firefox, but when I tried to upgrade, following the download, I got a message that said "corrupt file."

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

Asked by AnonymousUser 9 years ago

Last reply by Morbus 9 years ago

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the application firefox quit unexpectedly

"the application firefox quit unexpectedly". The latest place I visited was my local DMV when this occured. What do I need to do to make it not do that again. It is very… (read more)

"the application firefox quit unexpectedly". The latest place I visited was my local DMV when this occured. What do I need to do to make it not do that again. It is very aggravating trying to get somewhere only to have it die midstream. Will the latest version fix it?

Asked by AnonymousUser 9 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 9 years ago

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I am trying to update a browser for the new hotmail, but it will not let me

Tried to install new browser, so I can keep using hotmail. This happened Just once or twice == I am trying to upload a browser update … (read more)

Tried to install new browser, so I can keep using hotmail.


This happened

Just once or twice

== I am trying to upload a browser update

Asked by AnonymousUser 9 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 9 years ago