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firefox prevented this page from auto redirecting to another page

firefox prevented this page from auto redirecting to another page I get this message every time I go to new search page. I am so F-ING tired of pressing the key allow it… (read more)

firefox prevented this page from auto redirecting to another page I get this message every time I go to new search page. I am so F-ING tired of pressing the key allow it's not funny. Can't Fire fox remember the dam pages I go to? Every freaking time I go to a new page that props up and I have to click allow. I would like to get rid of that for good so if you can help me that's cool if not then good bye. I go to explorer for browser. I can't take it anymore. Plus when I'm reading that page moves up again and I have to click allow again.

Asked by LauraParis 8 years ago

Answered by SafeBrowser 8 years ago

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I am running Windows XP, SP3, with Firefox Version 24.0. I get this error message on several sites, including this one:http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/

Here is the complete URL of the update message:http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/?f=25&utm_expid=71153379-28.vG1F80OiT9mXu6FaOITmDg.2&from=sfx&uid=267 … (read more)

Here is the complete URL of the update message:http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/?f=25&utm_expid=71153379-28.vG1F80OiT9mXu6FaOITmDg.2&from=sfx&uid=267 If I use my Help menu, it tells me my version is the latest and needs no update.

Asked by MeTeeCee2 7 years ago

Answered by cor-el 7 years ago

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Tried to install Firefox 14.0.1. Won't install, says I need XP, but I have XP.

Downloaded Firefox 14.0.1. Would not install. Got message: "This version of Firefox requires Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or newer." I have dial-up and it took an hour to loa… (read more)

Downloaded Firefox 14.0.1. Would not install. Got message: "This version of Firefox requires Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or newer."

I have dial-up and it took an hour to load, now it won't install. Very frustrating, particularly as I have Windows XP. Why won't it load?

Thank you.

Asked by JimBassplayer 8 years ago

Answered by cor-el 8 years ago

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ok - suddenly my facebook is opening zillions of new tabs in firefox - doesn't do it in -gag - explorer. I'm running windows 7 - don't know what I changed or did to cause this....just want it to STOP. HELP!

When I open Facebook on my laptop - I suddenly get tab after tab of facebook opening .... no reason - no changes that I know of .... have tried several things with no po… (read more)

When I open Facebook on my laptop - I suddenly get tab after tab of facebook opening .... no reason - no changes that I know of .... have tried several things with no positive results. I'm running windows 7.

Asked by parnold 9 years ago

Answered by cor-el 9 years ago

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I just download the newest version of firefox and apparently it was supposed to replace my old version why can I still access the old version from my dock icon.

I am running mac os x version 10.7.4 and I was attempting to update from Firefox version 3.5.5 to the latest version. The Firefox icon in my doc still persists and leads… (read more)

I am running mac os x version 10.7.4 and I was attempting to update from Firefox version 3.5.5 to the latest version. The Firefox icon in my doc still persists and leads me to the old version of Firefox. Is this supposed to happen?

Asked by rong.88 7 years ago

Answered by Amit Kumar Thakur 7 years ago

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appearance of firefox application

I recently upgraded from 16.0.2 to 17.0. The fonts used by firefox in the toolbar and the names on the tabs have changed to a dirty, bold look. I do not like it. In 16.0.… (read more)

I recently upgraded from 16.0.2 to 17.0. The fonts used by firefox in the toolbar and the names on the tabs have changed to a dirty, bold look. I do not like it. In 16.0.2 I am using the default theme. In 17.0 I am also using the default theme of 17.0. I am running Windows 7. Since my home and work machines have similar configurations, the work version (still 16.0.2) has the nicer looking fonts. If this antiquated system allowed one to attach screen shots, I could visually show the difference brought about by the upgrade to 17.0

How do I get back the application fonts that were used in 16.0.2?

Asked by robertlaub 8 years ago

Answered by cor-el 8 years ago

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Although I have the latest version of Firefox installed, I'm constantly getting the warning message that I AM USING THE OLD VERSION; what could be the issue here?

I usually upgrade Firefox within a couple of days when the new version is issued. Nevertheless, I can't seem to get it right. Although when I check "About Firefox" tab in… (read more)

I usually upgrade Firefox within a couple of days when the new version is issued. Nevertheless, I can't seem to get it right. Although when I check "About Firefox" tab in the Help menu it says that my version is 9.0.1 (i.e. the latest version available) - still on the Firefox Update page I always get this annoying msg: "Hey there! Looks like you’re using an old version of Firefox. Don’t miss out on the latest technology & security features. Get the free upgrade in less than a minute." And, I see that your "educated guess" about my browser recognises it as a 3.5.5 version (far being it from the truth!). I don't believe that the fact that I'm still using Windows XP should have anything to do with this problem, but fyi - my OS is Win XP SP3, regularly updated and upgraded. Also, even though I live in Croatia, I prefer my Firefox (and other programs) in English, so I use UK version of Firefox. I do have some problems updating MS .Net Framework - could this be the issue with Firefox too? Anyway, I've already tried uninstalling and reinstalling Firefox, even tried installing Croatian version - nothing helped. As a result of this, I also have a problem with Gmail - I can only use standard, basic HTML view. Also annoying as hell. Btw, as for "Installed plugins" - I'm not sure which of those are right, but I do not have Netscape installed, and never had one on this computer. I even ran the search for term "Netscape" and it came out empty. There, I think I've provided as much information as I could think of - so, please help me to sort this out - if you can. Thanks

Asked by Queen of Black Hearts 9 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 9 years ago

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Auto updated to 18.0.1 but startup page says need to update so does facebook?

We have been using firefox forever and have the autoupdate enabled so help about shows we have 18.0.1 but recently facebook started showing a notice that we need to updat… (read more)

We have been using firefox forever and have the autoupdate enabled so help about shows we have 18.0.1 but recently facebook started showing a notice that we need to update on startup today got a page that says the same thing. Is the browser sending a different version number than the current update? or?

Asked by paulrapoza 8 years ago

Answered by philipp 8 years ago

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New release isn't installing

I keeping messages saying my browser is old, even in the FireFox website. I have downloaded and installed the upgrade several times over several months. I have shut down … (read more)

I keeping messages saying my browser is old, even in the FireFox website. I have downloaded and installed the upgrade several times over several months. I have shut down and restarted. I have received the message saying Congrats Upgrade Successful. I just don't know what to do. There are warnings the version I'm on is not safe.

Asked by lyndac 8 years ago

Answered by ideato 8 years ago

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I cannot watch Flash vids because Firefox uses too much CPU.

Firefox has become untenable because it uses too much CPU and disrupts Flash videos. I've tried disabling or changing the values of plugins. Installing older versions. No… (read more)

Firefox has become untenable because it uses too much CPU and disrupts Flash videos.

I've tried disabling or changing the values of plugins. Installing older versions. Nothing helps. It just sucks. It makes me want to pull someone's lungs out.

Asked by otaku 9 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 9 years ago

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I have the last version of firefox (10.0.2) on Mac OS 10.7.3 but often i receive this message: "your browser is outdated". Recently, i noticed that google analytics reference my visit on my own website in "browser stat" as Firefox 3.5.5. Any suggestion?

Also i use the last version of firefox, i receive sometimes the message that it is out of date. Google recognize my browser as version 3.5.5

Asked by sylvain57 8 years ago

Answered by Swarnava Sengupta 8 years ago

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Different icon sizes, depending on the toolbar they're in?

I'd like to have large icons in my navigation toolbar, but small icons in all other toolbars. Checking/unchecking the "use small icons" box changes the size of ALL icons.… (read more)

I'd like to have large icons in my navigation toolbar, but small icons in all other toolbars.

Checking/unchecking the "use small icons" box changes the size of ALL icons. For instance, when I check the box, the icons in my navigation toolbar become small, but I want them to be large.

Can someone help?

Asked by AnonymousUser 10 years ago

Answered by cor-el 10 years ago

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Gmail doesn't recognize any Firefox update and always asks for one. (And I'm using 8.0.1)

For a few months, Gmail has been requesting I upgrade to the newest Firefox. I always have the newest update. Currently it is 8.0.1. A few other apps, I don't remember wh… (read more)

For a few months, Gmail has been requesting I upgrade to the newest Firefox. I always have the newest update. Currently it is 8.0.1. A few other apps, I don't remember which ones, request me to update Firefox as well--but I am! (Firefox as a browser seems to work just fine though.)

How can fix this?

Thanks,

Marty

Asked by Marty Buttwinick 9 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 9 years ago

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I cannot find an option for sending a web link directly to my Wallpaper as a 'shortcut'.

I cannot find any option (in the 'File' tab), to send a website link to my wallpaper directly. On IE in the drop down 'File' menu tab, it has an option to 'Send' as an em… (read more)

I cannot find any option (in the 'File' tab), to send a website link to my wallpaper directly. On IE in the drop down 'File' menu tab, it has an option to 'Send' as an email, OR 'Send' to your desktop as a Shortcut.. Mozilla does not have that option. I do not understand why you do not have that simple option? The Drop down 'File' in Mozilla only allows you to send the link as an email. I always have to copy and paste a link from Mozilla to my IE browser to be able to send a link as a Shortcut to my wall paper.

Asked by peachzeenie 9 years ago

Answered by Swarnava Sengupta 9 years ago

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download complete binery file executed but still showing old version of start page

I have been having this problem for a while, I update with the newer version of Mozilla firefox, 9.0.1 executable file, download the file, execute the binery file, run th… (read more)

I have been having this problem for a while, I update with the newer version of Mozilla firefox, 9.0.1 executable file, download the file, execute the binery file, run the update, when all is complete firefox asks to open the start page and the old firefox start page is still showing telling me that my version is no longer supported by google

Asked by Mariancooney 9 years ago

Answered by ideato 9 years ago

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Browser check claims version is older than what is installed

The problem is that when certain sites auto detect what browser I am running they seem to think I am running an older version of Firefox, and thus disable some functional… (read more)

The problem is that when certain sites auto detect what browser I am running they seem to think I am running an older version of Firefox, and thus disable some functionality and/or tell me to update. I have noticed this problem with gmail, google+, deviantart, and even the mozilla update page. The mozilla page claimed I was running version 3.6

I have updated to the newest version. I have tried clearing out my cookies and cache. I have tried a clean uninstall and reinstall of firefox. So far, I have found no solution. Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by TheMaskSmiles 9 years ago

Answered by James 9 years ago

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What is Security Analyst?

While on the internet yesterday, a page suddenly appeared titled Security Analyst - Mozilla Firefox. It said my computer was infected with five viruses and prompted me to… (read more)

While on the internet yesterday, a page suddenly appeared titled Security Analyst - Mozilla Firefox. It said my computer was infected with five viruses and prompted me to download and run the attached protection software (which I didn't) . Since I have anti-virus software and scan my computer regularly, I'm wondering if this page was actually sent by Mozilla Firefox, or if it was a fake. So, my question is, does Firefox actually send such advisories + software to users?

Thank you for your help!

Asked by stournar 10 years ago

Answered by cor-el 10 years ago

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I download the newest version of Firefox but when I go to sign up for google + it tells me my browser is no longer supported. I have tried uninstalling and everything but cant get the new version to show up. Any Suggestions?

I download the newest version of Firefox but when I go to sign up for google + it tells me my browser is no longer supported. I have tried uninstalling and everything but… (read more)

I download the newest version of Firefox but when I go to sign up for google + it tells me my browser is no longer supported. I have tried uninstalling and everything but cant get the new version to show up. Any Suggestions?

Asked by dani84m 9 years ago

Answered by Vivek 9 years ago