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With recent updates FF asks for proxy authentication twice or more

Since two updates ago FF started to ask for proxy authenticaton twice or more, before last updates it was asking for it only once. The proxy signon request is "The proxy … (read more)

Since two updates ago FF started to ask for proxy authenticaton twice or more, before last updates it was asking for it only once. The proxy signon request is "The proxy moz-proxy://xxx.xxx.xxx.xx:**** is requesting a username and password..." To be more precise I have a signon request when I click on a website icon and then I have an additional request when I type the first character in the google search bar (this happens only after the recent updates). If I try to write something in the URL edit box instead of google search bar I get multiple proxy signon request, quite every typed character! It's very frustrating... The NTLM proxy is not on the same domain of the windows user. I have tried changing all the possible settings without any effect, I tried to set: - network.negotiate-auth.trusted-uris - network.negotiate-auth.delegation-uris - network.negotiate-gsslib - network.automatic-ntlm-auth.trusted-uris to the proxy domain without effect and signon.autologin.proxy is set to true. I have also tried to reset FF and to remove all the plugins but the problem persisted. Please could you help me to find a solution to this problem? For me should be fine to have the first proxy signon request as it was until few weeks ago before the last two updates. Thank you

Asked by CharlesII 2 years ago

Answered by philipp 2 years ago

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How can I get rid of all the crap on my iPad, after working with Firefox on my desktop, which is a iMac?

The so-called great FireFox has made unwanted changes to my iPad, after doing work on my iMac. I hope I do not have to format my MAC products, to get back, my normals. My… (read more)

The so-called great FireFox has made unwanted changes to my iPad, after doing work on my iMac. I hope I do not have to format my MAC products, to get back, my normals. My normals are better than FireFox. Thank you for your time and knowledge. Robert Seymour

Asked by Robert Seymour 2 years ago

Answered by Scribe 2 years ago

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The download page for the 64bit version of Firefox for Windows 10 gives the error SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG in Firefox v 65.0 32 bit.

I'm using the 32 bit version of Firefox on a 64 bit ASUS Windows 10 laptop and there is no Flash plug-in. I thought to try switching to the 64 bit version, but I get the … (read more)

I'm using the 32 bit version of Firefox on a 64 bit ASUS Windows 10 laptop and there is no Flash plug-in. I thought to try switching to the 64 bit version, but I get the above Network Protocol error message when trying to open the page https://download-installer.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/65.0.1/win64/en-US/Firefox Setup 65.0.1.exe

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Asked by IsobelUK 2 years ago

Answered by IsobelUK 2 years ago

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Is there a keyboard shortcut to access the menu button and add-on extensions button (top right of toolbar, not the menu bar)?

locking as a duplicate of https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1250243 I'd like to know if there is a shortcut to toggle the "3-bar" menu button and extension butt… (read more)

locking as a duplicate of https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1250243

I'd like to know if there is a shortcut to toggle the "3-bar" menu button and extension button section of the toolbar. F6 only selects the address bar. Then hitting Tab only moves over to the search bar, and hitting Tab again just toggles through page elements. For instance, in Google Chrome what I am trying to accomplish would be done by hitting Alt and then left-arrow until I've selected the extension button I am looking for (or by hitting F6 and "tabbing" to the right to get to the toolbar buttons). In Mozilla, the only way I find I can access the extension functions or the "3-bar" button is with the mouse.

Asked by nvalba1 2 years ago

Last reply by WestEnd 2 years ago

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How to report fraudulant transaction under Mozilla

My screen was hijacked by something lacked look like Mozilla/Firefox heading saying it was taking a survey and I couldn't get out of the screen. So I took the survey and … (read more)

My screen was hijacked by something lacked look like Mozilla/Firefox heading saying it was taking a survey and I couldn't get out of the screen. So I took the survey and entered my credit card info for a sum of $1.00 (one dollar) for a chance to win an iPhone. Instead I got a charge on my credit card from lstfl.com for $33.+ dollars saying it enrolled me in a sex site. That is NOT what I imagined. And it came under Mozilla/Firefox name. Can you go after this site as it is operating under your name and logo. Thank you

Asked by tizart 2 years ago

Answered by James 2 years ago

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tabs not on bottom

I just updated to Firefox 65 and suddenly my tabs are once again up in the gods. How do I get them down below the bookmarks toolbar and address bar? I've tried Userchrome… (read more)

I just updated to Firefox 65 and suddenly my tabs are once again up in the gods. How do I get them down below the bookmarks toolbar and address bar? I've tried Userchrome and followed the 2017 video (which was very lcear by the way) that was recommended in Firefox support but it didn't work and I'm at my wits end. I hate this tabs on top thing and just want to put it back where it belongs. Please help?

Asked by Laura 2 years ago

Answered by trog 2 years ago

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Flash player local content not allowed in latest version of Firefox.

The latest version of Firefox is not allowing flash player to store local content on computer? Every time I open a page on WGT.com, it asks to store local content. Tried … (read more)

The latest version of Firefox is not allowing flash player to store local content on computer? Every time I open a page on WGT.com, it asks to store local content. Tried going to global settings and adding, but it will not let me add any websites. I rolled Firefox back to the previous version and it works fine.

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Asked by trailrun 2 years ago

Answered by Trail-running 2 years ago

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Why do other websites think I am using Opera version 38 when I have FireFox version 65.0.1?

I am using FireFox v65.0.1 with the latest macOS Mojave. When I go to some websites, I get a message that my browser is outdated. If I go to whatismybrowser.com, I get th… (read more)

I am using FireFox v65.0.1 with the latest macOS Mojave. When I go to some websites, I get a message that my browser is outdated. If I go to whatismybrowser.com, I get the message that I am using Opera version 38. Why is my FireFox browser being misidentified.

Asked by jhuller 2 years ago

Answered by philipp 2 years ago

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Changing size on one tab has suddenly started changing the size on another tab for the same website

If I have two (or more) tabs open for the same website and I want to resize/zoom something on one tab only, the other tab now also changes. As an example, I will have th… (read more)

If I have two (or more) tabs open for the same website and I want to resize/zoom something on one tab only, the other tab now also changes.

As an example, I will have the Guardian news site open with all sizes of text and graphics as I like them. If there is an article open for comments I open this in a second tab and, because the text of the comments is smaller, I increase the size on this tab.

Doing that made the text on the second tab a nice size for me but nothing on the first tab changed.

Since last night, every time I change the size/zoom on the second tab it now does the same thing on the first tab. I've done nothing different to this laptop nor firefox settings.

What's happened?

Asked by Monsieur_Rioux 2 years ago

Answered by TyDraniu 2 years ago

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How to disable panel under url bar?

In Firefox 65 update gave me a new tooltip or box under the urlbar when i type an address. How can we disable that blue box in attached image? I don't know what it is cal… (read more)

In Firefox 65 update gave me a new tooltip or box under the urlbar when i type an address. How can we disable that blue box in attached image? I don't know what it is called but it is just useless and annoying.

Asked by karju 2 years ago

Answered by TyDraniu 2 years ago

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How to migrate between Windows 10 profiles?

To correct a problem in MS Word, Microsoft Support created a new Windows 10 profile on my laptop and reinstalled MS Office. Firefox is still on my laptop in the new profi… (read more)

To correct a problem in MS Word, Microsoft Support created a new Windows 10 profile on my laptop and reinstalled MS Office. Firefox is still on my laptop in the new profile, but its appearance is changed. It has lost all the profile data from the old Win 10 profile. I have looked at the articles under "Manage preferences and add-ons" but I don't think they solve my issue because I don't have a backup of my Firefox profile. Or, if I still do, I don't know how to find it on the old Windows profile, which is still on my laptop.

I had a lot of bookmarks, add-ons and preferences that I would like to retrieve for my browser. Is that possible?

Asked by Mysterfied 2 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 years ago

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text shows as grey bar

Despite installing the latest update 65.0.1, a particluar page shows some text as a grey horizontal bar. The page is http://www.henleywhalers.org.uk/NS/RiverConditions.ht… (read more)

Despite installing the latest update 65.0.1, a particluar page shows some text as a grey horizontal bar. The page is http://www.henleywhalers.org.uk/NS/RiverConditions.html#flow To the right of "EA Chart says" there should be some text - It shows OK on other browsers and on mobile. Please rectify, or tell me hoiw I should procede. Thanks Paul W

Asked by Pwat 2 years ago

Answered by AndRo Marian 2 years ago

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How to efficiently clear Cookies and History, yet preserve manually pinned Top Sites?

Hi everyone, Clearing all cookies and history is something that I frequently do. Unfortunately, doing so also removes all Top Sites that I may have manually pinned in new… (read more)

Hi everyone,

Clearing all cookies and history is something that I frequently do. Unfortunately, doing so also removes all Top Sites that I may have manually pinned in new tab (Firefox Home).

Do you know of an efficient way to prevent that to happen when clearing absolutely all the rest? Just preserve the pinned tabs, nothing else.

I know that in about:config, they also have they special entry: browser.newtabpage.pinned, and I think it does kind of make sense to see these manually pinned tabs more as bookmarks than as temporary cookies, really.

Thanks for your time :)

Asked by _HAL9k_ 2 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 years ago

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I have installed Firefox, but when I trty to use I am diverted to Google, which I do not want to use!

I have installed Firefox and want to use this as my main browser, but when I try to use it I am automatically diverted to Google, which I do not want to use as I think it… (read more)

I have installed Firefox and want to use this as my main browser, but when I try to use it I am automatically diverted to Google, which I do not want to use as I think it is unsucure! How can I change this so that when I click on FIREFOX,, I get to use Firefox, not Google!

Asked by BikerMo 2 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 years ago

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XML error after updating

Hello, so I was doing something and then it started lagging. I closed Firefox and when I pressed it again it wouldn't start. It updated then it stopped working. I restart… (read more)

Hello, so I was doing something and then it started lagging. I closed Firefox and when I pressed it again it wouldn't start. It updated then it stopped working. I restarted my PC, clicked many times on Firefox logo and it wouldn't start. I got an error message in the top left corner that appeared for a milisecond. I took a video of it with my phone so I could read what was wrote there. It said "XML analysis error:entity undefined. Location:chrome://browser/content/browse Line number 53, column 1. (Sorry if it ain't the exact words, im translating because my Firefox is in french). There was also <windows id-"main-window"> under it. Don't tell me to open Firefox in safe mode, because that doesn't work either. When I hold shift, nothing happens. It doesn't ask me to go to safe mode. How do I fix this? Thanks

Asked by Alexis3335 2 years ago

Answered by cor-el 2 years ago