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I lost all my passwords

I am using Windows 10 on a desktop computer with all current updates, including all drivers using Driver Booster 9. It occasionally crashes - usually blue screen error vi… (read more)

I am using Windows 10 on a desktop computer with all current updates, including all drivers using Driver Booster 9. It occasionally crashes - usually blue screen error video TDR failure, ndlddmkm.sys.

After one crash yesterday, no saved login information came up on Firefox - no user ID or password.

In C:\Users\Paul\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\z9j81sb8.default there were seven corrupt logins files, logins.json.corrupt and logins.json-1.corrupt to logins.json-6.corrupt, the last of these with a date modified showing the day of that crash, i.e. yesterday's date. Renaming this to the logins.json didn't restore any logins when Firefox restarted. I tried a couple of others too, and the logins.json from my laptop. None gave me my logins back.

There is no folder on my Desktop.

This has been VERY inconvenient. I have been relying on Firefox, and know only a some passwords. Thank goodness I always ignored Firefox's offer to generate a password for me.

Asked by Paul Major 51 minutes ago

Files in download history I didn´t download.

Anytime I open Firefox, there are 3 files displayed in my download history. They are called "Timeline 1.mov", "Timeline 1(1).mov" and "Timeline 1(2).mov", come from "prot… (read more)

Anytime I open Firefox, there are 3 files displayed in my download history. They are called "Timeline 1.mov", "Timeline 1(1).mov" and "Timeline 1(2).mov", come from "protonmail.com" and never get downloaded fully, but are displayed as failed downloads only.

I don´t use protonmail per se, but I do have two mail servers set as my home pages. I was wondering if it is possible that they have something to to with that or if I should be worried that there´s more to it.

Any help appreciated, thanks!

Asked by paulina4 1 hour ago

Last reply by paulina4 1 hour ago

My Firefox desktop internet shortcuts are all blank

I'm not completely sure as to how it occurred, but all my internet shortcuts that I have on my windows 10 desktop have now turned blank as per the attached screen print. … (read more)

I'm not completely sure as to how it occurred, but all my internet shortcuts that I have on my windows 10 desktop have now turned blank as per the attached screen print.

How can I reinstate the graphic that previously appeared on the icon?

Thanks.

Steve

Asked by cssaus 4 hours ago

Last reply by cssaus 1 hour ago

missing bar

i restarted computer and firefox did a software update. once done, and firefox reopened i am missing the bar that had various websites I frequently use below the address … (read more)

i restarted computer and firefox did a software update. once done, and firefox reopened i am missing the bar that had various websites I frequently use below the address bar. for instance, mail, suddenlink, siebert, etc etc . How do i recover that?

Asked by georgebloom2000 1 hour ago

het verliezen van al mijn wachtwoorden tijdens het op nieuw instaleeren van Mozilla brauser

halo tijdens het op nieuw instaleeren van Mozilla brauser en andere wachtwoorden in mijn voorige eerdere mozilla browser waar al de voorige wachtwoorden in staakten waar… (read more)

halo tijdens het op nieuw instaleeren van Mozilla brauser en andere wachtwoorden in mijn voorige eerdere mozilla browser waar al de voorige wachtwoorden in staakten waardoor ik nu bevoorbeeld niet meer kan inloggen op mijn server enook al mijn faforieten ook niet meer heb alles was verwijderd wat moet ik nu doen ik hegeprobeerd het terug te vinden maar noppes en ik vind niets meerterug ik heb uuren geprobeert maarsteeds lukt het mij niet daarom vraag ik als het moogelijk is om mij daarbij te helpen om die verloren wacht woorden terug vast te krijgen wand ik kan op server niet meer binnen wand hij vraagt altijd het wachtwoord om in te loggen wandhet wachtwoord stond in mijn voorige ik hoop dat julie mij daarbij kunnen helpen allesiens bedankt

Asked by titusxox 11 hours ago

Can't print PDFs

I have been trying to print a PDF to my HP 7800 series printer from Firefox, but I can't get the PDF to print. The PDF appears briefly in my printer queue, then disappear… (read more)

I have been trying to print a PDF to my HP 7800 series printer from Firefox, but I can't get the PDF to print. The PDF appears briefly in my printer queue, then disappears.

I can print regular webpages just fine, and I can print the PDF using Acrobat. But printing from Firefox's print dialog or the system dialog doesn't work. Locally-saved PDFs, as well as those on a web server, don't print either.

I've tried:

Thanks in advance for your help!

Asked by ben_393 18 hours ago

Menu Bar animation error and white blankbar appearace in full screen mode on 2021 M1 max macbook pro

I recently updated to the 2021 MacBook Pro with the notch. In full screen mode earlier, firefox lowers the tab bar when the menu bar was made visible. In the newer notch … (read more)

I recently updated to the 2021 MacBook Pro with the notch. In full screen mode earlier, firefox lowers the tab bar when the menu bar was made visible. In the newer notch models, themenu bas resides besides the notch, so a blank abr appears in place of it. I have tried messing in the config page but coulnt fix it. Any help?

Asked by ashesh8500 19 hours ago

Checking for Updates Bug with Firefox

Hi can somebody help me please? Sitting here on Christmas Eve at work trying to fix Firefox. In a nutshell I have a really really annoying bug with Firefox which is goin… (read more)

Hi can somebody help me please? Sitting here on Christmas Eve at work trying to fix Firefox.

In a nutshell I have a really really annoying bug with Firefox which is going to cause me to pull all my hair out.

In the past the program used to check for updates and it used to work fine during this procedure.

Lately though I've been experiencing a really strange bug.

Whenever Firefox checks for updates the browser then cannot load a single webpage or anything while it is checking. Sometimes the checks can take around 3-5 minutes to complete.

Any videos or streams come to an eventual halt.

I have tried tweak a few settings in about:config such as app.update.interval

I have tried uninstalling and re-installing the browser - No change. This still happens usually about 5-8 times a day.

This computer is used for medical emergencies for our clients. We need a full functioning browser. I thought Firefox was that browser but I am beginning to think about installing something else now.

In these situations lives could be put at risk and I want to remedy this problem now before the new year. I imagine we will have a lot of patients coming in. I need to quickly submit forms at times and I really need a stable browser.

a) Can I turn off updates? I would prefer to check manually for updates once a week or so via Help -> About b) Can I reduce the frequency of the checks for updates? c) Is this going to be a normal feature for Firefox from now on?

Asked by reloadedx23 1 month ago

Last reply by reloadedx23 20 hours ago

Plus (+) Key not working as shortcut

Hi, I have noticed that if I want to use the +key (plus key) as a shortcut, the following commands don't work: "increase caption size" on YouTube "quicken autoscroll"… (read more)

Hi,

I have noticed that if I want to use the +key (plus key) as a shortcut, the following commands don't work:

I'm using the latest Firefox version (91.5.0esr/64-bit) on a MacBook Pro 2021 14" (Mac OS 12.1) on a German keyboard. The German part is important, because if I switch my system language to English and correctly guess where the +key would be positioned, the commands work.

Most importantly, this only happens on Firefox. If I use the same commands on Safari, or Google Chrome, it works perfectly fine. So this must be a Firefox issue.

I would really appreciate it if there was a solution for this. I know this has been an issue for a longer time because I had the same problem on my last MacBook Pro (13", 2011, High Sierra).

Last but not least Firefox is great, and it is by far my favorite browser. So if there is any solution for this I would be most grateful (and if the solution somehow could be automatically included in all future Firefox updates even better!)

Thank you in advance.

Kind regards, M

PS: I apologize if this was worded awkwardly. English is not my first language.

Asked by M 1 day ago

POCKET

Опечатка в тексте на странице входа в POCKET: "Выши предпочтения в файлах cookie Мы используем файлы cookie, чтобы запомнить настройки вашего аккаунта, для показа рекл… (read more)

Опечатка в тексте на странице входа в POCKET: "Выши предпочтения в файлах cookie Мы используем файлы cookie, чтобы запомнить настройки вашего аккаунта, для показа рекламы на страницах Pocket Discover и для аналитики. Если вы принимаете эти рекламные файлы cookie, ваша реклама будет более персонализированной на Pocket других веб-сайтах."

В русском языке нет слова "Выши", надо написать слово "Ваши". Кто может исправить опечатку? Сайт POCKET принимает мои письма за спам!!! Мне надоело.

Ответ мне не обязателен, хотя и будет интересно узнать, как удалось победить разработчика-создателя ошибки. Мне надо, чтобы к русскому языку относились с должным уважением и не коверкали слова. Ведь в современных редакторах текста так просто исправить и более сложные ситуации!!!

Asked by sor-ex 1 day ago

completely changed what I previously viewed.

Hi, I know have food whatever you call them on my browser. I DON'T WANT THEM.... I tried to find how to delete.... what Mozilla says to do I can't find. Craigslist is … (read more)

Hi, I know have food whatever you call them on my browser. I DON'T WANT THEM.... I tried to find how to delete.... what Mozilla says to do I can't find. Craigslist is suddenly gone..... who knows where.... I though Mozilla would prevent SPAM..... Oh no!! why should it.... I may as well go back to where I was...

Asked by bidz.buzz.vancouver 1 day ago

Last reply by bidz.buzz.vancouver 1 day ago

HMR of webpack does not work correctly on Firefox

When I do front-end development, the framework I used is antd pro(Based on React). After the webpack packing the project, the developing page will be automatically reload… (read more)

When I do front-end development, the framework I used is antd pro(Based on React). After the webpack packing the project, the developing page will be automatically reloaded(May be called HMR, Hot Module Replacement). But after the page reloaded, the CSS of the page is not rendered, It also need refresh the page by F5. Thus, HMR does not work correctly on Firefox, but it can work on other browsers like Edge, Chrome

Asked by tanhua0716 1 day ago

Firefox Themes

Some time ago, my colour scheme in Firefox changed. I spent hours getting it back to what I wanted. Recently, following a PC restart it happened again, now I can't recove… (read more)

Some time ago, my colour scheme in Firefox changed. I spent hours getting it back to what I wanted. Recently, following a PC restart it happened again, now I can't recover my original Theme. Worse, 2 website's, ASDA & Tesco have changed colour to purple making it very difficult for my wife to read. It makes no difference to these websites whichever theme I set. When I open the same websites on Google Chrome, they appear normally. I have used Firefox for many years but now it gets ever more complicated making it more difficult to use. Often, if I need to update anything financial with suppliers, it fails to do so, then I have to switch to Google Chrome which works without any problems.

PS I tried to add images both by word doc. & PDF but clicking the 'Browse' button below could not find them in my explorer, they are there.

Asked by TJames 6 days ago

Last reply by TJames 1 day ago

KEEP ME SIGNED IN/NO NOT WORKING IN MY LIVE.COM ACCT

SINCE THIS DOESN'T HAPPEN WHEN I SIGN INTO MY LIVE.COM EMAIL WHEN I USE EDGE, MICROSOFT SAYS THAT THIS IS A FIREFOX PROBLEM. MAYBE! AFTER I ENTER MY LOGIN PASSWORD TO GE… (read more)

SINCE THIS DOESN'T HAPPEN WHEN I SIGN INTO MY LIVE.COM EMAIL WHEN I USE EDGE, MICROSOFT SAYS THAT THIS IS A FIREFOX PROBLEM. MAYBE!

AFTER I ENTER MY LOGIN PASSWORD TO GET INTO MY LIVE.COM EMAIL, I AM RE-DIRECTED TO A WINDOW THAT ASKS IF I WANT TO STAY SIGNED IN (KEEP ME SIGNED IN). THE 2 CHOICES AVAILABLE ARE "NO" AND "DON'T SHOW THIS WINDOW AGAIN". NEITHER OF THESE 2 BUTTONS WORK AS I KEEP GETTING THEM EVERY TIME I LOG INTO MY EMAIL.
ONE THING I HAVE NOTED IS THAT IF I GO BACK 1 PAGE FROM THE "KMSI" PAGE, THIS OFTEN TAKES ME TO MY LIVE.COM EMAIL INBOX. THIS MAKES ME THINK THAT I AM BEING RE-DIRECTED TO THE "KMSI" PAGE! AS STATED EARLIER MS SAYS THIS IS A FIREFOX PROBLEM BECAUSE WHEN I LOG IN USING EDGE, THE BUTTONS WORK AND THE "KMSI" WINDOW DOESN'T RE-APPEAR!

THIS HAS BEEN GOING ON/OFF SINCE 11/18 AND HAVE BEEN TRYING TO GET MICROSOFT TO FIX THE PROBLEM SINCE THEN. ANY HELP IS GREATLY APPRECIATED! SINCERELY, D

Asked by DOLSZOWY 1 week ago

Last reply by DOLSZOWY 2 days ago

how to detect browser back and forward button clicks

I need to know when a visitor to my site is clicking the back or forward button. The reason is I have a "tabstrip" that hilites the currently selected tab and the target … (read more)

I need to know when a visitor to my site is clicking the back or forward button. The reason is I have a "tabstrip" that hilites the currently selected tab and the target document is displayed in an iframe. If I click the back or forward buttons the page is updated with the last or next document in the iframe, but the tabstrip is not updated to reflect the change. Part of this is due to me not knowing how to update the tabstrip, but also because I don't know how to detect the back or forward buttons being clicked.

So I need to know how to detect those button clicks. Also, in researching this, I noticed that there seems to be an idea that you can't distinguish between the forward and back button, only that a button was clicked. That doesn't make sense given that each button has a specific action that is opposite of the other. I need to know the truth about this.

Finally, as much as I use only Firefox myself, I know there will be others who use other browsers. Is there any difference between detecting the back and forward buttons on other browsers compared to Firefox?

One of the pages I need this for is here

Asked by Wayne 3 days ago

Etsy on multicontainers didn't work anymore

Hi I have two Etsy stores. For the different stores I use different containers. It is a perfect solution but suddenly I can no longer work in two different containers. I … (read more)

Hi

I have two Etsy stores. For the different stores I use different containers. It is a perfect solution but suddenly I can no longer work in two different containers. I have a "no container" and a "work container" and now only the work container opened also if I on a "no container" Tried to add another container for the Etsy store that not worked with the containers but when I write Etsy on the address bar he take me to the work container. Cleaned cookies but the problem not solved. Can someone help me please to solve this problem ?

Nb. The problem is only with Etsy

Asked by optimistnl 3 days ago

Switching back to normal firefox colors without altering my theme

As the title suggests, I just want firefox to be nice to use again. Since its latest update it is far from nice. Too much stuff is set to darkmode, even though I have goo… (read more)

As the title suggests, I just want firefox to be nice to use again. Since its latest update it is far from nice. Too much stuff is set to darkmode, even though I have googled like crazy and fiddled with most, if not all, about:config options to try and restore it.

I will do whatever it takes, but my firefox theme (abstract firefox) must remain intact. Surely there is something I can do in the userChrome.css or whatever it's called.

It is just so very tiring having to fix mistakes made by firefox, that keeps changing stuff for the worse. Changes that nobody ever asked for. I am giving the browser one more chance for old times sake, since I have been using it for 20 years or thereabouts. So please, firefox... stop trying to force your users into using stuff that your staff team or whatever likes to use. Think of your users.

And please help me out.

Thank you.

Asked by fopibab368 1 week ago

Last reply by fopibab368 3 days ago