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'recommended by pocket' option not visible in about:preferences#home, not in new tabs

I am unable to get the 'recommended by Pocket' panel to appear in new tabs with my normal user Firefox profile (Firefox account sign-in) on Mac Catalina. When I go to ab… (read more)

I am unable to get the 'recommended by Pocket' panel to appear in new tabs with my normal user Firefox profile (Firefox account sign-in) on Mac Catalina. When I go to about:preferences#home the option simply is not present.

I created a new user login on my mac to access banking and other financials. This uses a separate Firefox profile (including new Firefox account sign-in and email), and the 'recomended by Pocket' panel is present.

The panel is present on new tabs opened for my normal Firefox account sign-in on my iOS (iPhone) Firefox install.

The about:config settings searching for 'pocket' appear to be the defaults, and match the settings in the financials account.

I have tried in 'safe mode' (add-ons disabled) and have done a Firefox 'refresh', however my add-ons (and presumably everything else) were restored when I signed back into my normal Firefox user account.

Hovering over the Pocket icon in the address bar displays 'save to Pocket', implying to me that it has signed me into Pocket. I've signed in at getpocket.com. New Firefox profiles without signing in do not show 'recommended by Pocket' in either new tabs or the about:preferences#home configuration page, but I expect the functionality requires being signed in to a Firefox account.

Help or suggestions much appreciated.

Asked by rob92 5 months ago

Answered by Shashank Shekhar 5 months ago

не могу запустить брайзер Мозила Фирефокс.пишет что не удаёться загрузить мой профиль Фирефокс или возможно он отсутствует или удалён!Хотя я его удалила и заново загрузила на компьютер

bold text Здраствуйте!Я не могу открыть браузер Mozila Firefox.Пишет что не удалось загрузить мой профиль Firefox или он возможно отсутствует или удалён!Хотя ярлык на раб… (read more)

bold text Здраствуйте!Я не могу открыть браузер Mozila Firefox.Пишет что не удалось загрузить мой профиль Firefox или он возможно отсутствует или удалён!Хотя ярлык на рабочем столе!Затем я удалила и загрузила заново браузер-всё бесполезно!В чём причина?Не могу зайти и открыть этот браузер!Такого не было ни когда!Помогите.

Asked by jyliaz250581 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

Able to connect to POP server, but unable to connect to SMTP server

We are able to receive incoming emails on thunderbird, but we are unable to send emails. Each time we try to send an email, we receive an error message that connection to… (read more)

We are able to receive incoming emails on thunderbird, but we are unable to send emails. Each time we try to send an email, we receive an error message that connection to the SMTP server is timed out. We already checked internet connection, anti virus and still the error message persists. Pleas help as this email is really important.

Asked by abhisheykprm 2 days ago

Last reply by atErik 1 day ago

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باسلام و عرض ادب و با آرزوی قبولی طاعات و عبادات امیدوارم که همیشه حالتان خوب و دلتان سرشار از خوشی باشد. لطفاً این کمترین را در زمینه دانلود و نصب برنامه موزیلا فایرفاکس… (read more)

باسلام و عرض ادب و با آرزوی قبولی طاعات و عبادات امیدوارم که همیشه حالتان خوب و دلتان سرشار از خوشی باشد. لطفاً این کمترین را در زمینه دانلود و نصب برنامه موزیلا فایرفاکس راهنمایی کنید. باتشکر و معتذر

Asked by haj.morteza.m 1 day ago

Last reply by haj.morteza.m 1 day ago

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Can't add more than one cc recipient

I have just now set up the new version of Thunderbird. I must have made some mistake in setting up my new account. I can enter the "to" from my address book but cannot … (read more)

I have just now set up the new version of Thunderbird. I must have made some mistake in setting up my new account. I can enter the "to" from my address book but cannot figure out how to send "cc" to multiple addresses. I can send with one cc recipient but can't figure out how to include multiple cc recipients.

I love Thunderbird - it is a great email system.

As you can guess from such a fundamental question, I am quite elderly and not a teckie.

Any chance that one of the youngsters among your volunteers can help an old man out?

Asked by William Dean 2 months ago

Answered by Wayne Mery 2 months ago

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Problems with sessionStorage using local file system

I am using Firefox 83.0 64-bit on a Windows laptop. I was hoping to prototype some website code locally (using the Windows directories) prior to testing with a proper web… (read more)

I am using Firefox 83.0 64-bit on a Windows laptop.

I was hoping to prototype some website code locally (using the Windows directories) prior to testing with a proper website.

I have been unable to get sessionStorage (or localStorage) to pass variables to another page unless they're in the same Windows directory. For instance, if I create 2 very simple and cut-down test files: Test1.html and Test2.html, that contain the following JavaScript:

Test1.html window.sessionStorage.setItem ("html", element.innerHTML); alert ("posting " + window.sessionStorage.getItem ("html")); window.open ("Test2.html", "_self");

Test2.html var html=window.sessionStorage.getItem ("html"); alert ("received " + html);

then it works if the two files are in the same directory. But if Test2 is in a subdirectory, and I change the open call to:

window.open (".\\subdir\\Test2.html", "_self");

then it receives null instead of the HTML that Test1 is sending. I am guessing that there is some code that is treating the change of directory as a cross-origin issue, even though they're under the same root directory.

I appreciate that the specification may be a bit vague in this non-Web situation, but Chrome does what I would expect. I thought someone might want to take a look to check if this was an oversight or deliberate.

Asked by ACProctor 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

Lost connection between Outlook Calendar and Thunderbird with Version 78

I have used Thunderbird for many many years. In recent years, as everyone uses electronic calendars, I have depended upon a linkage between the Outlook Calendar and Thund… (read more)

I have used Thunderbird for many many years. In recent years, as everyone uses electronic calendars, I have depended upon a linkage between the Outlook Calendar and Thunderbird. This has been through the Lightning add-on. With the updgrade to v78 this has stopped working. What do I do to reconnect these two critical tools?

Asked by msimon1 6 hours ago

Last reply by sfhowes 4 hours ago

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When windows restarts, the Bookmark toolbar is unchecked, and the window is minimized.

This is my second attempt to get some help with this ongoing issue; I have uninstalled and re-downloaded through 3 versions now without a resolution. Both complete uninst… (read more)

This is my second attempt to get some help with this ongoing issue;

I have uninstalled and re-downloaded through 3 versions now without a resolution. Both complete uninstalls without saving preferences. I have tried a FF restart as well.

The only add on I load is the Download Them All, but it happens even before I add that.

I always put the tabs on bottom by changing the true to false on tabs on top.

I have also tried using www.advanceduninstaller.com "Clean Your System Registry" with no luck.

Asked by armophob 6 years ago

Last reply by armophob 6 years ago

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Cant play videos in fb (flash)

Hi i am using nightly browser latest updated one..... This works smooth in my lww device.... I use fb regularly... But i cant play those videos shared in fb. I had instal… (read more)

Hi i am using nightly browser latest updated one..... This works smooth in my lww device.... I use fb regularly... But i cant play those videos shared in fb. I had installed adobe flash player and works fine in my stock browser. Pls help me in this regards to somehow play those online videos....

Asked by Jagadeesh11 6 years ago

Last reply by patrickmc 6 years ago

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Cannot open large PNG

Firefox is unable to open large PNG. Tried opening the same PNG in other browsers (IE/Chrome) without any issues. The PNG is being served via webserver. The initial error… (read more)

Firefox is unable to open large PNG. Tried opening the same PNG in other browsers (IE/Chrome) without any issues. The PNG is being served via webserver.

The initial error message was unable to open the image. I reset and restarted firefox in safe mode and now I see broken image.

I can upload an example image, if needed.

Asked by Ferg 7 years ago

Answered by cor-el 7 years ago

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I cleared the cookies and I can't get acess to yahoomail with mozilla

I decided to clear all the cookies along with the browser history. After that I can't get access to my yahoo email. After trying to sing-in I get "a problem loading page"… (read more)

I decided to clear all the cookies along with the browser history. After that I can't get access to my yahoo email. After trying to sing-in I get "a problem loading page" with the following message:

"The 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 caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies. "

I' ve tried with IE (bliahhhh!) and there isn't any problem. Could you please provide me some advice? Thank you in advance for your interest.

Asked by vasstsa 6 years ago

Answered by cor-el 6 years ago

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how to solve problems with downloading updates?

When i try to update the phone manualy I indicated that there was an error when looking for updates. Besides, the update for marketplace no download, as well there was an… (read more)

When i try to update the phone manualy I indicated that there was an error when looking for updates. Besides, the update for marketplace no download, as well there was an error.

Asked by Omarin 6 years ago

Answered by Andrew 6 years ago

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Found secret hidden Firefox browsed screenshots

I primarily use Firefox as my browser on my newer iMac with mountain lion. I had accidentally deleted some family photos from my desktop and used a recovery tool program … (read more)

I primarily use Firefox as my browser on my newer iMac with mountain lion. I had accidentally deleted some family photos from my desktop and used a recovery tool program to scrub my hard drive for recently deleted images. The program worked very good as I was able to recover my deleted family pictures but I had to go through hundreds of images to find them. In those hundreds of images I went through, I found screenshots of my Firefox activity from banking sessions, to amazon shopping, to google searches. I was stunned. They were only screenshots of Firefox browsing sessions. Hundreds. All taken without my knowledge. I clear my data often on Firefox. Cookies, cache, history, etc. I clear everything. Does anyone know why this is happening and how to stop it? It's definitely a security issue, a lot of the screenshots even showed "sign on" screenshots of banking sessions and amazon user names, email log-ins, etc. I don't know where the screenshots are stored, like I said I used a deleted image recovery program and it doesn't tell you, it just finds files. I scoured my computer looking for jpgs, pngs, etc and couldn't find anything on my own.

Asked by Butthump 6 years ago

Answered by philipp 6 years ago