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Google Docs editor broken

The last couple of days the Google Docs editor is semi-broken. Specifically, most of the tabs near the top have no text in them. They're just white boxes. On the other ha… (read more)

The last couple of days the Google Docs editor is semi-broken. Specifically, most of the tabs near the top have no text in them. They're just white boxes.

On the other hand, I can type text into the editor as normal.

The problem does not occur in Chromium-based browsers such as Chrome and Brave.

I'm working with Firefox on Windows, and Firefox reports it's up to date.

I've attached a cropped screenshot showing the problem.

Asked by john558 3 days ago

Last reply by john558 2 days ago

I'm Getting "Use your Google Account to Sign in to..."

I've been getting a PopUp recently (upper right corner below bookmarks toolbar) titled "Sign in with Google" saying "Use your Google Account to Sign in to...". I've foll… (read more)

I've been getting a PopUp recently (upper right corner below bookmarks toolbar) titled "Sign in with Google" saying "Use your Google Account to Sign in to...". I've followed the instructions on the internet to access my Google account and turn off this security setting (Google Account sign-in prompts) and it still appears. This does not happen on other chromium browsers I regularly use.

Why does Firefox keep displaying this PopUp, and more importantly, how can I suppress this annoyance?

Thanks,

Firefox v107.0 (64-bit) - up to date Windows 10 Pro (fully updated) Running NordVPN.

Asked by Bill 5 days ago

Last reply by Bill 5 days ago

page is compressed to the center

When I select an item and scroll down, there news items overlapping the main article. I've noticed the main article is not leading from the left side of the screen allowi… (read more)

When I select an item and scroll down, there news items overlapping the main article. I've noticed the main article is not leading from the left side of the screen allowing the news item bar separate access.

Asked by Headlights 1 week ago

Last reply by Headlights 6 days ago

Back button doesn't work, only changes the URL

Hello there! I have a strange issue where only the URL changes when I press the back button, it seems to happen randomly, but it isn't only happening to me, I was in a di… (read more)

Hello there! I have a strange issue where only the URL changes when I press the back button, it seems to happen randomly, but it isn't only happening to me, I was in a discord call yesterday when I saw it happen for my friend too. See attached gif for an example. Any idea what could cause this, or how to fix it? I haven't found any other threads about this, but I haven't looked very hard.

Asked by Jani 3 days ago

Last reply by Jani 3 days ago

Firefox blocks a business magazine on one Windows 10 PC but not another PC Win10PC

Hi, I am able to read a business mag on one Windows 10 Home system but on another which has Win 10 Pro , FF will not allow to STAY logged in to that magazine. I am using… (read more)

Hi, I am able to read a business mag on one Windows 10 Home system but on another which has Win 10 Pro , FF will not allow to STAY logged in to that magazine. I am using Windows 10 Home on the system that will not allow me to stay logged in. I have checked all settings I can think of. I have browsed all the Help Q&A here. I have chcked for all updates and confirm I am using the latest FF updates on both machines.

What could be in my settings that blocks me seeing my magazine?

Thank you. Adam

Asked by Adam Okhai 1 week ago

Last reply by Adam Okhai 4 days ago

Is there any preference for hiding or disabling the home button

I want to hide or disable the home button that comes on top of the browser throught shell script. Is there any config for it to be set in preferences like browser.*show.h… (read more)

I want to hide or disable the home button that comes on top of the browser throught shell script. Is there any config for it to be set in preferences like browser.*show.home.button.* true

I tried to explore on google and in this forum but could not find right key if it is there. Please let me know if it is possible to hide the button. Else if we can some how disable it

I have pasted the top part of the firefox window as attachment here for reference.

regards, Gaurav

Asked by mpgauravpandey 1 week ago

Last reply by mpgauravpandey 5 days ago

Titlebar and tabs missing in full screen mode (literally missing)

From time to time when maximising the Firefox window, the top 20-80 pixels or so are replaced with a white bar. It is usually possible to grab the window by clicking som… (read more)

From time to time when maximising the Firefox window, the top 20-80 pixels or so are replaced with a white bar.

It is usually possible to grab the window by clicking somewhere next to the address field, and thereby move the window downwards, alt double clicking there which set the window to "not full screen".


Right-click in any of the "white" areas - which is located inside the FF window - opens the Windows desktop menu.

screenshot 1 - "not full screen" (all is fine) screenshot 2 - FF in full screen mode (title bar vanished - replaced by white space) screenshot 6 - right-click in white space opens Windows desktop menu

Found a few reports that seem similar but not identical to this one. Rebooting the computer usually helps but after a while the problem returns. It is a rather old machine, and quite possible that this is not caused by FF, however, only FF suffers from this behaviour - any other application works "normally" (i.e. you see the title bar and buttons when the window is maximised).

Asked by branpet 2 days ago

Last reply by branpet 1 day ago

Duck Duck Go missing

Duck Duck Go has gone missing from the search function on my Windows 10 desktop and is now showing 'Search with Google or enter address.' I do NOT want to search with Goo… (read more)

Duck Duck Go has gone missing from the search function on my Windows 10 desktop and is now showing 'Search with Google or enter address.' I do NOT want to search with Google. How can I get Duck Duck Go back?

Asked by Doug Buchs 1 day ago

Last reply by Doug Buchs 15 hours ago

Primary Password is messing me up

Account Disconnected (what in the h***, why?) and what in the would is my primary password? Where do I find it? How do I get help finding it? I have my password (I signed… (read more)

Account Disconnected (what in the h***, why?) and what in the would is my primary password? Where do I find it? How do I get help finding it?

I have my password (I signed in here, duh) and my recovery key but they don't work, what am I doing wrong?

Thank you, Dave Parke [email]@yahoo.com

Asked by dparke98 4 days ago

Last reply by dparke98 4 days ago

force FF to ask me where I want to save bookmarks

The previous solution as outlined in https://support.mozilla.org/bm/questions/1361785 no longer works. The checkbox it describes no longer appears at the bottom of the Ed… (read more)

The previous solution as outlined in https://support.mozilla.org/bm/questions/1361785 no longer works. The checkbox it describes no longer appears at the bottom of the Edit Bookmark dialog. So what now?

Asked by schmibble 3 weeks ago

Last reply by schmibble 4 hours ago

No Sound output via Firefox

I have no sound output whilst streaming via Firefox, I have sound when direct via the steaming service app and Bing. I went through the help pages with no solution... Sug… (read more)

I have no sound output whilst streaming via Firefox, I have sound when direct via the steaming service app and Bing. I went through the help pages with no solution... Suggestions please. Many Tks.

Asked by alex 1 day ago

Last reply by alex 15 hours ago

allowTabDetach not working

If I set allowTabDetach to false it still allows it. If I just barely move a tab when clicking on it, it moves it to a new window. In other words, FF is ignoring the sett… (read more)

If I set allowTabDetach to false it still allows it. If I just barely move a tab when clicking on it, it moves it to a new window. In other words, FF is ignoring the setting.

Asked by douglasquaid 4 days ago

Last reply by douglasquaid 4 days ago

Unable to upload attachments in outlook/OneDrive from Firefox

Hi, I'm using Firefox 107.0 (64-bit) version and I'm unable to upload attachments in outlook online, One drive using Firefox browser. Tried with chrome, edge etc.. and th… (read more)

Hi,

I'm using Firefox 107.0 (64-bit) version and I'm unable to upload attachments in outlook online, One drive using Firefox browser. Tried with chrome, edge etc.. and the files are uploading without any errors.. Kindly advise to solve this issue.

Asked by joemon.thomas 1 week ago

Last reply by joemon.thomas 3 days ago

some pages dont load proprely

Hi Firefox, my https://castbox.fm and https://linkedin.com/ aren't loading properly in my Firefox. Please see the images in attach. Can you please explain why this is ha… (read more)

Hi Firefox, my https://castbox.fm and https://linkedin.com/ aren't loading properly in my Firefox. Please see the images in attach. Can you please explain why this is happening ?

Thanks Gonçalo

Asked by Gonçalo 2 days ago

Last reply by Gonçalo 2 days ago

PDF and other files insisting on being downloaded, or opened in another firefox tab

Example problems when handling PDFs, despite having "ask me what to do" or whatever set in preferences: "Open in browser" results in a copy being saved to downloads folde… (read more)

Example problems when handling PDFs, despite having "ask me what to do" or whatever set in preferences:

"Open in browser" results in a copy being saved to downloads folder, with random string filename.

"Open in [locally installed pdf viewer]" results in a copy being saved to downloads folder, with random string filename.

Quickbooks can't show receipt or document previews in the little pane. It insists on downloading it.

Gmail, Proton, and probably other email services can't render previews; same behaviour as qb.

How to fix, please? I don't even know how to properly articulate this problem, but it means half my browsing can't be done in firefox. Very frustrating.

Asked by adk 3 days ago

Last reply by adk 3 days ago

Tradingview Graph is not Working Properly

After an update a couple of months ago, Tradingview graph somehow shrinked in size, yet the area for the graph stays the same with a white gap in between (please see the … (read more)

After an update a couple of months ago, Tradingview graph somehow shrinked in size, yet the area for the graph stays the same with a white gap in between (please see the image). When I move the cursor within empty the area, it appears on the shrinked graph like where it has to be making it practically impossible to use.

I tried other Firefox distributions like LibreWolf, with the same result. Other browsers like Brave does not have this issue and the graph works just fine. I tried disabling graphic acceleration to no avail. I'm on Windows, I use several add ons like ublock, centraleyes, cookie autodelete, noscript etc.

Thanks in advance.

Asked by bgokhanayaz 4 days ago

Resolving link issue

for example: navigation to firefox.com works instantly trying to get there from a search result https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q=firefox+forums ha… (read more)

for example: navigation to firefox.com works instantly

trying to get there from a search result https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q=firefox+forums

hangs the browser.

new tabs wont work correctly. I have to close the browser and start over. It will always hang again.

This is a new windows 10 and browser installation (about 10 days old). I had to replace my boot drive due to hw failure.

Asked by axw 4 days ago

YouTube Wont Play In Private Window

Firefox 103.0.2 (64 bit) doesn't play YouTube videso in Private Window. The same videso play in s statdrad new window. Try: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fiVciCs8zU wh… (read more)

Firefox 103.0.2 (64 bit) doesn't play YouTube videso in Private Window. The same videso play in s statdrad new window. Try: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fiVciCs8zU which ironically won't play in private! Every time you press the play button you get about half a second of play before pausing. In standard mode it plays just fine.

Asked by Les 4 days ago

Where Search Results Open (or don't open....)

Hi, I've just spent an annoyingly long time trying to do something that turned out to be really easy, it was just finding out what to do that made it seem hard. The iss… (read more)

Hi,

 I've just spent an annoyingly long time trying to do something that turned out to be really easy, it was just finding out what to do that made it seem hard.
 The issue of where search results open is completely ignored in the help pages, judging from the number of questions in Support on the issue, that appears to be something of an oversight. As does not displaying the date questions were posted, reading about what applies in an old verion of Ff may not do so in the current one, it didn't in my case.
 I wanted to know how to make the search results from Google on the search bar, open in a new tab, as opposed to the same tab, the current default setting. All it takes is changing the value of: browser.link.open_newwindow, from false to true in about:config.
 Simple to do, finding out that's what you have to do, isn't. 
 I thought I'd suggest that you might consider addressing this matter, I'm sure it would be welcomed by at least some users.
 Anyway, thank you for a great browser.

Asked by Si 1 day ago