Replace hourglass icon without changing ui.prefersReducedMotion

How can I replace the hourglass icon in the url bar, without setting the the ui.prefersReducedMotion to 1, which will then increase the url bar enlarging when opening a … (read more)

How can I replace the hourglass icon in the url bar, without setting the the ui.prefersReducedMotion to 1, which will then increase the url bar enlarging when opening a new tab?

Bottom line: I want no hourglass icon while loading and disable the "expanding/enlarging" URL bar

Any help will be much appreciated!

Asked by anca.suciu 5 days ago

Last reply by anca.suciu 37 minutes ago

Math formula in Moodle course displayed as plain Latex code since version 88

Recently (a few days), I have noticed that math formulas are displayed as plain Latex code in a Moodle-based course viewed on my windows Firefox browser. There is no prob… (read more)

Recently (a few days), I have noticed that math formulas are displayed as plain Latex code in a Moodle-based course viewed on my windows Firefox browser. There is no problem with other browsers and android devices. It seems to be related to the automatic update to the version 88 of the Firefox browser. Is any one else facing this problem? Does anybody know a solution?

Asked by tava 6 days ago

Last reply by tava 40 minutes ago

Messages being received and new software dowloads being blocked-----

No Internet There is something wrong with the proxy server or the address is incorrect. Try: Contacting the system admin. OPTUS, they say given that I do have in… (read more)

No Internet There is something wrong with the proxy server or the address is incorrect. Try:

Contacting the system admin. OPTUS, they say given that I do have internet its a software problem

Checking the proxy address Running Windows Network Diagnostics Done, sends the results to Microsoft and tells you nothing.

ERR_PROXY_CONNECTION_FAILED If you use a proxy server… Check your proxy settings or contact your network administrator to make sure that the proxy server is working. If you don't believe you should be using a proxy server: Go to the Chrome menu > Settings > + Show advanced settings > Change proxy settings… > LAN Settings and deselect "Use a proxy server for your LAN".

Asked by advancedprojectmpl 3 hours ago

Light theme text in sidebar, is white on white (and is the sidebar theme for all installed themes)

Default Light theme has white text in the sidebar (on white background). All added themes use the default theme in the sidebar. How do I fix the sidebar light theme? Saf… (read more)

Default Light theme has white text in the sidebar (on white background). All added themes use the default theme in the sidebar. How do I fix the sidebar light theme? Safe mode (all extensions disabled) has exactly the same light theme sidebar problem

Asked by kimcosmos 19 hours ago

Last reply by kimcosmos 3 hours ago

Graphic artifacts on videos and frequent tab crashes

Hello, I've been getting an error for some time now. Firefox tabs suddenly crash (usually media tabs with video, like Twitch or video conference sites) and I can't seem t… (read more)

Hello,

I've been getting an error for some time now. Firefox tabs suddenly crash (usually media tabs with video, like Twitch or video conference sites) and I can't seem to find a solution. But most importantly, many videos or live streams show graphic artifacts. You can check it in the attached screenshot). I have tried many things to solve it, but none worked. This is what I tried:

  • Changing cables and monitors.
  • Disabling extensions and plugins.
  • Disabling hardware acceleration.
  • Installing Firefox from scratch.
  • Installing an old version.
  • Installing Nightly.
  • Removing the GPU. The issue persisted with a different video card and with integrated graphics. So the GPU is not the issue.
  • Trying using another OS. I thought my Windows install might have been corrupt, but it also happened in Ubuntu.
  • Trying other browsers. I tried Chrome (which resulted in the issue as well) and Edge (which surprisingly did fine, it's my only solution right now).

I would love to keep using Firefox but it's a pain to watch media like this. I don't know if the issue might be from the motherboard or another component. Between the crashes and this I can't use it normally.

I can try providing any details needed to solve the problem. Could you please help me? I don't know what else I can try.

Asked by Orphen 1 month ago

Last reply by Orphen 10 hours ago

Firefox 88.0.1 (64-bit) Livestreaming: No Video. Audio only.

Utilizing Firefox 88.0.1 (64-bit) on a Dell Inspiron 15-3505 with Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.19042 Build 19042. Unable to view livestreaming video, audio only. All oth… (read more)

Utilizing Firefox 88.0.1 (64-bit) on a Dell Inspiron 15-3505 with Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.19042 Build 19042.

Unable to view livestreaming video, audio only. All other videos with a beginning and an end play normally.

Utilizing Microsoft Edge works! Brave does not. Haven't attempted Chrome yet.

The Firefox Android version works normally.

Any suggestions for this problem would be appreciated. Thank you!

Asked by Sua Sponte 10 hours ago

MS Edge correctly displays all 33 images in a Yahoo email, Ffx 88.0.1, only 13; the rest are blanks.

I received a Yahoo email which contained a set of 33 images, all of which display correctly in W10 and (pardon the expression) Edge. Attachment 0 shows 1 of the 33 image… (read more)

I received a Yahoo email which contained a set of 33 images, all of which display correctly in W10 and (pardon the expression) Edge. Attachment 0 shows 1 of the 33 images.

Of those 33 images, I can see only 13 using W10 and Ffx 88.0.1. The rest are blank spaces. Attachment 1 is one of the blanks.

Attachment 2 is the URL for one of the blanks. Attachment 3 is an error message that I hope might help to determine what's going on here.

What am I missing? Do I have my Ffx settings messed up? I'd appreciate a nudge in the right direction...thanks!

Asked by lanshark 1 day ago

Last reply by lanshark 11 hours ago

Why do my emails to Outlook clients get undelivered with this message: The mail server [173.203.187.122] has been temporarily rate limited due to IP reputation

When I send emails from my emails/rvr (@home) mailbox, using Firefox, to friends' Outlook mailboxes they have recently started to be 'undelivered'. Why do my emails to O… (read more)

When I send emails from my emails/rvr (@home) mailbox, using Firefox, to friends' Outlook mailboxes they have recently started to be 'undelivered'. Why do my emails to Outlook clients get undelivered with this message: "The mail server [173.203.187.122] has been temporarily rate limited due to IP reputation?" When I send them from the same mailbox but using Internet Explorer, they get delivered.

Asked by kenphilidor 12 hours ago

FireFox gets eroor code when I start it.

Almost every time I open FireFox, I get an error and have to click the "learn more" link. Once on that FireFox page, I can go other places. This has been happening all da… (read more)

Almost every time I open FireFox, I get an error and have to click the "learn more" link. Once on that FireFox page, I can go other places. This has been happening all day long. Why?

Asked by Nightowl 6 days ago

Last reply by Nightowl 13 hours ago

Another Small windoow moving on with high border

I am very very tired from this black border.. I have also tried by uninstall & install firfox setup again & again many times but this problem cant be fixed. Kind… (read more)

I am very very tired from this black border.. I have also tried by uninstall & install firfox setup again & again many times but this problem cant be fixed. Kindly help me as soon as possible..

Kindly assist me step by step ..How can i fix this problem.

Asked by Kamal Oberoi 5 months ago

Last reply by Kamal Oberoi 14 hours ago

Can't open outlook online

Hi there, I have problem to open my outlook online, office.com with Firefox latest version (88.01). I can open it on Chrome without any problem. I have the macbook pro wi… (read more)

Hi there,

I have problem to open my outlook online, office.com with Firefox latest version (88.01). I can open it on Chrome without any problem. I have the macbook pro with M1 chip. MacOS updated to latest version. Any idea is welcome. Thank you in advance.

Asked by shuzihank 14 hours ago

Are add-on permissions foolproof?

Can I trust the permissions section of an extension? If Firefox says an extension only has access to a single website, can I trust it or can an extension installed from t… (read more)

Can I trust the permissions section of an extension? If Firefox says an extension only has access to a single website, can I trust it or can an extension installed from the official website go rogue anytime and have access to any site I go to? I mainly use Firefox but I don't have the confidence to install so many add-ons because there's no indication that it's currently accessing the site or not. about:performance don't always tell the whole story and a working extension can not show itself there.

Other browsers can set which site has an extension can have access to. You also have a clear indication that it's currently ON by hovering at the extension icon where a "Has access to this site" message will appear. Hope we can have something like that in Firefox soon.

Asked by compaq1243 15 hours ago

Disable the "New Tab page has changed" notification.

So on every computer (mac, GNU/Linux, Windows - doesn't matter) I get this annoying notification that takes control of keyboard input after each reboot. https://support.m… (read more)

So on every computer (mac, GNU/Linux, Windows - doesn't matter) I get this annoying notification that takes control of keyboard input after each reboot.

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/extension-changed-my-new-tab-page?as=u&utm_source=inproduct&redirectslug=extension-changed-my-home-page&redirectlocale=en-US

Can we maybe add a show once option or similar, in my case I use Tabliss which could also be the culprit -- but it seems to me disabling this notification should be an option or even better, have it actually show once.

Asked by FirefoxUser2000 18 hours ago

Cannot get in to Asana

Something happened to Firefox over the weekend-- update or otherwise. Lost all my tabs. Had to uninstall and reinstall. Re-do all my settings. Re-set all my pinned tabs f… (read more)

Something happened to Firefox over the weekend-- update or otherwise. Lost all my tabs. Had to uninstall and reinstall. Re-do all my settings. Re-set all my pinned tabs for work. Now I can't get into Asana, a project management tool I use for work daily and have used for years, because of the below security message. I've tried everything I can think of but can't get Firefox to open Asana.

Did Not Connect: Potential Security Issue

Firefox detected a potential security threat and did not continue to app.asana.com because this website requires a secure connection.

What can you do about it?

app.asana.com has a security policy called HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), which means that Firefox can only connect to it securely. You can’t add an exception to visit this site.

The issue is most likely with the website, and there is nothing you can do to resolve it.

If you are on a corporate network or using anti-virus software, you can reach out to the support teams for assistance. You can also notify the website’s administrator about the problem.

Asked by benaec 18 hours ago