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Firefox frequently freezes/crashes with very high memory usage

Several times a day Firefox freezes and begins using a lot of memory (90-99%). After a while either the open tab or the browser will crash. I have tried troubleshooting m… (read more)

Several times a day Firefox freezes and begins using a lot of memory (90-99%). After a while either the open tab or the browser will crash. I have tried troubleshooting mode, an account refresh and a fresh install of Firefox, but the crashes still occured after/during all of these fixes. I've tested my RAM and there were no errors detected. This problem has been occuring for a month or so, but seems to be getting more frequent. I've included the report IDs of the most recent crash reports.

bp-c3632dd7-dff1-4265-90e9-f62710210926 bp-3eb0a8ac-a491-48ac-a186-997250210926 bp-c3632dd7-dff1-4265-90e9-f62710210926 bp-80bb3b1e-6a1d-4942-ac4b-c8de80210926 bp-d649e773-27d6-479e-99b2-bf5d90210926

Thanks in advance if anyone has any suggestions!

Asked by sianstables 6 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 hours ago

Can not see 5 star reviews for products at costco.com

A few weeks ago the product reviews at Costco.com disappeared. I spoke with Costco today and they said they could see them and that I should switch to Google Chrome for … (read more)

A few weeks ago the product reviews at Costco.com disappeared. I spoke with Costco today and they said they could see them and that I should switch to Google Chrome for better results. I tried turning off the privacy, no trackers on their site but it didn't help. Logging in or not didn't make any difference. AdGuard 7.6.1 is disabled on Costco's site. The 5 star rating system woks fine with Amizon and other sites. I am also using Norton 360 if that makes a difference. Any solutions?

Asked by byteme1946 19 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 11 hours ago

Finding and removing duplicate bookmarks

I imported a list of bookmarks from another computer. Now my bookmarks sidebar contains many duplicates. Is there an efficient way to identify and remove them? Jim B. … (read more)

I imported a list of bookmarks from another computer. Now my bookmarks sidebar contains many duplicates. Is there an efficient way to identify and remove them?

Jim B.

Asked by jimbir 2 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 12 hours ago

firefox auto-refilling wrong password

hello, Firefox is auto-saving the correct site password but then when I submit the login it automatically recoverts it to a different shorter password so I can't login. I… (read more)

hello, Firefox is auto-saving the correct site password but then when I submit the login it automatically recoverts it to a different shorter password so I can't login. I have tried clearing my cookies and cache and even turning auto-fill off but still have this issue of it autofilling the wrong password regardless if the right password for the site is stored or if auto-fill is off..

Asked by neigel.emma 14 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 13 hours ago

Zoom controls and jpg images

When I open a jpg image in a new tab and try to use the Zoom Controls on the custom toolbar: On one of my desktop PCs the Zoom Control will function to enlarge the image … (read more)

When I open a jpg image in a new tab and try to use the Zoom Controls on the custom toolbar: On one of my desktop PCs the Zoom Control will function to enlarge the image if I click the + button and restore it to its original size if I click 100%. On my other desktop PC the Zoom Control functions properly on text such as this, etc., but does not enlarge jpg images. Both PCs are running the most current version of Windows, both are running the most current version of Firefox Nightly. Displays and display cards are different. Not sure if this is a bug report, or I missed a settings adjustment. Michael

Asked by mptyler 14 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 13 hours ago

does firefox 92 still have that insane enlarging address bar

I am still using version 77, and am wanting to know if version 92 still has that enlarging address bar. I refuse to upgrade until I know I will have an option to turn off… (read more)

I am still using version 77, and am wanting to know if version 92 still has that enlarging address bar. I refuse to upgrade until I know I will have an option to turn off that ridiculous enlarging address bar. I absolutely HATE it.

Asked by danjacobson1953 16 hours ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 15 hours ago

Website won't open

Two Questions: I have been using BookBrush.com on Firefox for a couple of years now, but for the past two days, when I try to open it, either by entering the URL directl… (read more)

Two Questions:

I have been using BookBrush.com on Firefox for a couple of years now, but for the past two days, when I try to open it, either by entering the URL directly or clicking on a bookmark, it does nothing. It won't open at all. I can open it in a different browser, though. Can you tell me what's going on with BookBrush on your browser?

Also, when I try to access the website LuanaEhrlich.com, it doesn't load with all the images. It loads perfectly on another browser. Can you tell me what the issue is?

Thanks so much!

Asked by author3 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 16 hours ago

Facebook only comes up with error message, I don't know why, I don't know how to fix it, I cannot contact Facebook

Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the … (read more)

Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
   Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem. 

Got the above error in Foxfire, the attached in Microsoft Edge & Chrome..... very disheartening.... I remember clearing cookies but not passwords as I was instructed somewhere.... Please help me.... Thank you

Asked by GreatGrammieG 20 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 16 hours ago

IDENTICAL unordered lists, YET the displays are different.

Latest Firefox This HTML sequence contains two IDENTICAL unordered lists, YET the displays are different. As you can see, the 1st display list is double spaced and the 2n… (read more)

Latest Firefox This HTML sequence contains two IDENTICAL unordered lists, YET the displays are different. As you can see, the 1st display list is double spaced and the 2nd display list is single spaced. Why?

<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head><meta charset="utf-8"></head>
<body>

​<ul>
<li>The Federal.</li>
​<li>The Federal.</li>
​<li>The Federal.</li>
</ul>

---------------------

<ul>
<li>The Federal.</li>
<li>The Federal.</li>
<li>The Federal.</li>
</ul>

</body>
</html>

Displays:

   The Federal.
   ​
   The Federal.
   ​
   The Federal.

   The Federal.
   The Federal.
   The Federal.

Asked by Mitch R 19 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 18 hours ago

CSS Element Changed in Firefox v91

Disabling this History menu label with CSS works in Firefox v78, but not in v91: #PanelUI-history label[value="Recent History"] {display:none !important;} BTW, the label… (read more)

Disabling this History menu label with CSS works in Firefox v78, but not in v91:

#PanelUI-history label[value="Recent History"] {display:none !important;}

BTW, the label is now "Recent history".

Asked by silly1 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 20 hours ago

browser display theme

How can I get the original Firefox browser theme back? I checked out a couple of "alternatives," but decided I want the original them back, but cannot find it. How can I … (read more)

How can I get the original Firefox browser theme back? I checked out a couple of "alternatives," but decided I want the original them back, but cannot find it. How can I restore the original theme?

Asked by scriptguy2 3 months ago

Last reply by Chris Ilias 21 hours ago

Hardware video decoding not working

Hi, Using Firefox 92.0.1. On a AMD 5900x with an Nvidia 3090. Nvidia driver 471.68. Hardware decoding doesn't seem to be working correctly on any website. I noticed this… (read more)

Hi, Using Firefox 92.0.1. On a AMD 5900x with an Nvidia 3090. Nvidia driver 471.68. Hardware decoding doesn't seem to be working correctly on any website. I noticed this as when I adjust video colours and 'edge enhancement' in the Nvidia control panel it has no effect in Firefox but it works in Chrome and Edge. Simply sliding the colour down to black and white for example doesn't work. In task manager GPU video decode is sometimes used, other times no utilisation. Even if it's showing GPU decode being used the colours or Nvidia enhancements do not apply as they do in Edge or Chrome. I tried refreshing Firefox and no change. Is this the intended behaviour or is there a long running bug as a friend also has the same outcome? Thanks

Asked by DT19999 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 23 hours ago

Crashing while having a videocall on Facebook

After I answer a call or I call, we both have black screen and nothing is happening. If however a call starts, video and sound stops comming (other person still can see a… (read more)

After I answer a call or I call, we both have black screen and nothing is happening. If however a call starts, video and sound stops comming (other person still can see and hear me, but on my site everything is silent and frozen).

Asked by djankowski03 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 23 hours ago

I cannot find a way to see my current settings. I can only edit settings. Not helpful. Need to see first. How do I do that? HELP?

bold textSomething is blocking my access to a site I've used often. There is no longer a menu on Firefox that allows me to see what my current settings are before, if nee… (read more)

bold textSomething is blocking my access to a site I've used often. There is no longer a menu on Firefox that allows me to see what my current settings are before, if needed, changing them. It could be my pop up blocking settings. Do not know. Am trying to access Keenan online classes. Did you all change access?

This is the site that I need to access: (PLEASE HELP) https://scusd-keenan.safeschools.com/

THANK YOU! Dorlene dorlene.russell2@sbcglobal.net

Asked by Dorlene 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 23 hours ago

Gmail "We've detected a problem with your cookie settings." error on every restart

A couple weeks ago I started getting the "We've detected a problem with your cookie settings." error message for gmail after restarting my computer and opening firefox. I… (read more)

A couple weeks ago I started getting the "We've detected a problem with your cookie settings." error message for gmail after restarting my computer and opening firefox. I can fix the problem and get into gmail by clearing all gmail related cookies, but the same problem occurs next time I restart, which means logging back into all my accounts. How can I stop this from recurring? I have cookies enabled and there's nothing in my settings I can find blocking gmail cookies.

Asked by Kat 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Very high CPU usage on boot by one Firefox process

Hello, I have a strange problem, so after loading the system, the processor in my computer is drastically loaded, after entering the task manager, it turns out that one f… (read more)

Hello, I have a strange problem, so after loading the system, the processor in my computer is drastically loaded, after entering the task manager, it turns out that one firefox process uses a lot of processor (photo in the attachment) after closing this process everything returns to normal and CPU consumption even while browsing the internet does not exceed 7% but it is quite persistent because I have to close this process every time, I will just add that this problem does not occur in other browsers. and none of my friends have it either. I'm using Windows 10 with the latest updates and the latest Firefox developer edition. The problem has been around for about a year and is really bothersome. My processor up to i7 2760qm, I have 16gb of ram. I will also add that in my second laptop with core 2 duo, this also happens only with me, no one who has this problem. Thank you in advance for your help.

Asked by galusf09 1 day ago

Last reply by Bithiah 1 day ago