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Firefox Blocking Allowed Pop-Ups After Update

We run Firefox on all our clerk computers at the public library where I work. Since the most recent update, our online circulation website which we use to check out books… (read more)

We run Firefox on all our clerk computers at the public library where I work. Since the most recent update, our online circulation website which we use to check out books, receives a pop-up blocked message every time we try to print a hold receipt for an item. The website has always been added as an exception to our pop-up blockers, and until just after the most recent update, the blocker had no problem allowing the website through. Now it does. I have tried clearing the browser caches, removing and adding the website to the exceptions list again, and restarting the browser, as well as adding different variations of the website to the exceptions list. In the end, we just had to turn the pop-up blockers off. I searched online for anyone else who had this issue, but the ones I found dated back to 2014-2015, and the solution they came up with no longer seems to exist in the Firefox settings. So I'm hoping to find an answer here! Thanks.

Asked by awakenedvc 1 week ago

Last reply by awakenedvc 1 day ago

Capture the shift key when pressed

I am writing a program that requires me to detect when a shift key is pressed and do something. Something like window.addEventListener('keydown', event => console.log(… (read more)

I am writing a program that requires me to detect when a shift key is pressed and do something. Something like

window.addEventListener('keydown', event => console.log(event), false); // expect to see an event logged to console when pushing the "shift" key

This works great on all browsers except Firefox. "alt" and "fn" keys are also not able to be detected on Firefox. Is there some sort of advanced security settings I can disable to let me capture these things?

Thanks in advance.

Asked by codyb29 6 days ago

Last reply by codyb29 6 days ago

User based Client Authentication certificates unable to be selected, no prompts.

The firefox browser does not prompt to select a valid user client authentication certificate (stored in the Windows cert store under Personal User certs) for access to si… (read more)

The firefox browser does not prompt to select a valid user client authentication certificate (stored in the Windows cert store under Personal User certs) for access to sites. This means the browser can not be used for certificate based MFA.

Changing the browser to use system certs (security.enterprise_roots.enabled = True) does not help resolve the issue

Asked by petefoxfire 6 days ago

How do I permanently enable some pop-ups in private mode ?

In recent version Firefox blocks all popups in the private mode even on sites, where I have popups enabled in normal mode. I am pretty sure it is a new behavior. Popups c… (read more)

In recent version Firefox blocks all popups in the private mode even on sites, where I have popups enabled in normal mode. I am pretty sure it is a new behavior. Popups can be enabled even in private mode, but it is not saved. In some earlier version Firefox in the private mode used to apply popup settings from both private and normal mode. Is there any way to get this behaviour back except downgrade ?

Asked by sulak.m 6 days ago

problem with keyboard on Linkedin

Hello I have problem with keyboard integrity on my Dell Laptop Linux Cubes => Linux Mint => Firefox => Linkedin Slow keyboard, and in different time more key ar… (read more)

Hello I have problem with keyboard integrity on my Dell Laptop Linux Cubes => Linux Mint => Firefox => Linkedin Slow keyboard, and in different time more key are not visible in the post. Thanks to all Federico Gavazzi

Asked by SEM SEO 6 days ago

Client Certificates from Card Reader

Hello - I am attempting to use my Personal Identity Verification Card (PIV card) via an external reader. I can access the websites needed from other browsers but not Fire… (read more)

Hello - I am attempting to use my Personal Identity Verification Card (PIV card) via an external reader. I can access the websites needed from other browsers but not Firefox. I receive the following errors "No valid client certificate found in the request. No valid certificates found in the user's certificate store." I am unsure how to resolve this issue easily. Thank you.

Asked by thebesthandle 6 days ago

Delete junk without opening

How do I delete junk mail without opening it (and thus encouraging them to send more)? I am receiving lots of backdated garbage with no unsubscribe option and a fake Ama… (read more)

How do I delete junk mail without opening it (and thus encouraging them to send more)? I am receiving lots of backdated garbage with no unsubscribe option and a fake Amazon return address. The stuff is easy to spot by the old dates.

Asked by paullevalley 5 days ago

Last reply by paullevalley 4 days ago

Why was my Promary password gone?

After one of the last FF updates, I noticed that I no longer needed to enter my Primary (Master) password to sync or access my logins or site passwords. After a bit of c… (read more)

After one of the last FF updates, I noticed that I no longer needed to enter my Primary (Master) password to sync or access my logins or site passwords. After a bit of checking, I found that in FF/Tools/Options/Privacy & Security... My "Use Primary Password" box was unchecked! Was I hacked? I use full-time Malwarebytes (licensed) along with Win10 Security (which are suppose to play nice together; and have for years). I never received any indication of an issue from either app. Multiple (full) scans came back clean.

Or was this an inadvertent change caused by one of the later FF updates?

Btw, I use the same W10 and FF on several other machines, with virtually the same setup; none of which experienced this issue.

Asked by Clutch 3 days ago

Last reply by Clutch 3 days ago

Your email was returned

I am Getting both "incorrect password" and "your email was returned" errors I know the password is correct as I can still use it to log in (including logging into these f… (read more)

I am Getting both "incorrect password" and "your email was returned" errors

I know the password is correct as I can still use it to log in (including logging into these forums) though I am getting this error when trying to create a recovery key or reset my password

For the "your email was returned" error, the email address is typed correctly in my account and I have gotten confirmation emails from FireFox as recently as 2 days ago. I get this error when trying to sign in to sync the Multi-Account Containers addon, as well as when trying to use "forgot password" to get a reset link.

I'm not sure how to proceed with these errors as each issue is preventing me from resolving them on my own.

At one point while I was getting the incorrect password error I got a message that my account is locked and an email would be sent to me for confirmation...though of course that also got "your email was returned"

Asked by Muninn 2 days ago

"Always use private browsing mode" on Linux opens multiple windows on launch, and no indication I'm actually in private mode

I use Firefox 87 on a number of notebooks duel booting various distros of linux (Mint, Manjaro, and MX Linux) and Windows 10, as well as a desktop running Windows 10. On… (read more)

I use Firefox 87 on a number of notebooks duel booting various distros of linux (Mint, Manjaro, and MX Linux) and Windows 10, as well as a desktop running Windows 10.

On the notebooks Firefox is set to always use private browsing mode in both linux and Windows. On the desktop machine it isn't, but I always have private windows open. On the desktop version of Firefox private windows have the purple circle with a mask icon to show they are private. On the machines that are set to always use private mode Firefox never shows that icon, so I have to go on faith that they are private. Is there a reason always private doesn't also have the private icon?

Also, on the machines where Firefox is launched in always private mode, it always open 2 separate windows. This is a consistent thing when in always private mode.

Asked by Christian 3 days ago

Last reply by Christian 1 day ago

AVG Free Can Results

Hi an AVG FREE Scan Reported Hackers Can Hijack my DNS Settings Should I be worried about this if so what do i do to remove this threat Computer Lenovo Desk top OS … (read more)

Hi an AVG FREE Scan Reported

Hackers Can Hijack my DNS Settings Should I be worried about this if so what do i do to remove this threat

Computer Lenovo Desk top OS Windows 10 Browser Firefox Anti Viurus AVG Free

Asked by rwbg04774 2 days ago

Last reply by rwbg04774 1 day ago

Unsecure connection

Hi I’ve been trying to access some sites for a couple of weeks or more (from the last update) and an unsafe connection is identified to me. The page has no possibility t… (read more)

Hi

I’ve been trying to access some sites for a couple of weeks or more (from the last update) and an unsafe connection is identified to me. The page has no possibility to send Mozilla any feedback. The paradox is that even the forum Mozillaitalia.org results with an unsafe connection.

What to do in order to be able to enter the sites in which I have always entered and which are now unsafe?

Thank you

Asked by bedevil_90 1 week ago

Last reply by bedevil_90 4 days ago