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Email links opening new browser session

Recently when clicking on a link in an email, a new Firefox browser opens rather than the clicked website being added to the already open browser. How do I set email lin… (read more)

Recently when clicking on a link in an email, a new Firefox browser opens rather than the clicked website being added to the already open browser. How do I set email links to be added to the already open browser as has been the case for a long time? Thank you

Asked by pa1 3 months ago

Answered by cor-el 3 months ago

Theming

To outline my setup, I am using Windows 7 Ultimate with Service pack 1. I tried applying a third-party theme to Windows 7 Ultimate, but it didn't work right. So, I reset … (read more)

To outline my setup, I am using Windows 7 Ultimate with Service pack 1. I tried applying a third-party theme to Windows 7 Ultimate, but it didn't work right. So, I reset Windows theme. Then, I tried applying a theme to Firefox itself and it works except for the "x", "minimize", and "maximize" buttons. What is going wrong? It may be a minor problem, but I like things to work right.

Asked by Gammareign 12 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 9 hours ago

Why does a system memory change impact hardware acceleration?

Two days ago, I updated my system memory from 8GB to 16GB. As soon as I did so, on both Fedora 31 and Windows 7, Firefox became extremely unstable - as though it was runn… (read more)

Two days ago, I updated my system memory from 8GB to 16GB. As soon as I did so, on both Fedora 31 and Windows 7, Firefox became extremely unstable - as though it was running out of resources extremely quickly. On Fedora, I cannot browse at all - immediately upon loading a page, the tab crashes, including internal pages. On Windows, I can get away with some browsing - although crashes are still common.

For now, I'm going to disable hardware acceleration. However, I'd like to further analyse this and see if I can't find a fix.

To date, I have tried the following:

- Updated to firefox v86 (This worsened the problem, and I downgraded to v74)

- Removed and reinstalled my GPU drivers (no change)

- Disabled paging on my Windows system, and moved hiberfil.sys to a drive with more space using symlinks (no change)

- Increased swap space on my Fedora system (made things worse. Don't fuck around with swap if you don't know what you're doing, please)

- Moved profiles out of the appdata dir and created a new, blank profile (no change)

- Completed a full round of Memtest+x86 with no issues

Below are a set of six crash logs. There are more, but information overload. They are fairly similar, but I lack the familiarity with the Mozilla codebase to properly examine them.

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/a8759e4c-f1ea-44f8-b1da-d8d5b0210307

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/7964cc87-16ef-4ed1-97f5-b50450210307

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/484b209f-6922-4e11-b31a-8d9150210307

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/f5291400-8308-4f60-998a-f2c690210307

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/0592a4cd-5e4c-4eae-bb26-e670e0210307

https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/99127f49-d59f-4810-b039-c1b5d0210307

Asked by r0tekatze 12 hours ago

Last reply by r0tekatze 11 hours ago

strange error

I have been getting this error lately. Later I noticed it only seems to happend when Firefox is running. literly can't find anything online what so ever. So this is baffe… (read more)

I have been getting this error lately. Later I noticed it only seems to happend when Firefox is running. literly can't find anything online what so ever. So this is baffeling. I don't believe I have done anything to make it happen. I have had like 1,350 tabs before Firefox had an update (and it fked it up) so it might of been some update. Firefox hasn't been nearly that good sense. Im prob at 150-200 tabs right now and I have never seen this message. Also firefox LOVES ram. I have 16GB and over time it EATS it. like 12gb and when i hit 99% the computer slows down of course and I have to restart. All bc of firefox... see pic

Asked by DragonsREpic 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 11 hours ago

How to prevent "Accept cookies from Facebook on this browser?" message from appearing.

Everytime I go to facebook before I sign in a grey overlay appears on the sign in page and when I scroll down this message appears. I'm getting tired of it. Does anyone k… (read more)

Everytime I go to facebook before I sign in a grey overlay appears on the sign in page and when I scroll down this message appears. I'm getting tired of it. Does anyone know how I can bypass all this and sign straight in like I used to be able to. I also find it strange that I seem to be the only person experiencing this as when I search for similar instances I get nothing. This started about a week ago, I have to press 'accept all' all the time, why can't this be automatic. Thanks for any help.

Asked by Xeys 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 12 hours ago

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AD BLOCKER INTERFERENCE DETECTED

I'm trying to view Livescience.com and this is all I get: "AD BLOCKER INTERFERENCE DETECTED, please disable or whitelist" how do I fix this? There's nothing in my add-o… (read more)

I'm trying to view Livescience.com and this is all I get: "AD BLOCKER INTERFERENCE DETECTED, please disable or whitelist" how do I fix this? There's nothing in my add-ons or extensions to change this. Thanks!

Asked by gamayun_vulgare 19 hours ago

Answered by FredMcD 17 hours ago

Video colors are shifted

For some time now (at least a year), I've noticed that the colors in videos are slightly off. The problem never affects still images, just videos (on every site). Most us… (read more)

For some time now (at least a year), I've noticed that the colors in videos are slightly off. The problem never affects still images, just videos (on every site).

Most users wouldn't notice the problem as it's quite subtle, but all the hues are all slightly off: Reds are slightly more yellow than they should be, yellows are slightly redder, blues are slightly more cyan, and cyans are slightly bluer.

I don't use other browsers so not sure if this is a Firefox problem or a wider problem.

I don't have Flash installed so (presumably) the videos run in HTML5.

Asked by MartyJames 16 hours ago

automatic login facility

I've done all that Firefox suggests but I always have to fill in my login details at every site. How do I get Firefox to automatically offer my login details to login? … (read more)

I've done all that Firefox suggests but I always have to fill in my login details at every site. How do I get Firefox to automatically offer my login details to login?

Asked by allenadams55 5 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 16 hours ago

Can't install Avast Antivirus

Hello, all - I received the attached message when trying to install Avast Antivirus. I'm wondering if Firefox might have beeen corrupted in some way, especially because I… (read more)

Hello, all - I received the attached message when trying to install Avast Antivirus. I'm wondering if Firefox might have beeen corrupted in some way, especially because I've downloaded Avast before with no problem. I followed the suggestion and installed it via the Opera browser, but Firefox is my default and I'm concerned. Has anyone had this experience and/or know what to do about it? Thanks much in advance, as always!

Asked by percep-tionspecialist 17 hours ago

What's it black screen ?

Hello I installed Kaspersky in my PC but I no longer uninstalled I see anytime I open the browser Firefox likely a black screen covering the page but it vanishes as jus… (read more)

Hello I installed Kaspersky in my PC but I no longer uninstalled I see anytime I open the browser Firefox likely a black screen covering the page but it vanishes as just as the browser full-opened, so what's this by God ? It is the first time I have seen Before I installed the Kaspersky antivirus it didn't appear. I thought it is a matter of protection But after uninstalling Kaspersky ( antivirus ) the black screen is still seen  ??

Asked by mohammad Ahmad 1 day ago

PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

I KEEP GETTING THIS- Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to [REDACTED].com. PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR The page you are trying to view cannot be s… (read more)

I KEEP GETTING THIS- Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to [REDACTED].com. PR_END_OF_FILE_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.

Is there anyway to Override this? It is EXTREMELY ANNOYING! The website was perfectly accessible up until a few days ago.

Asked by greg1865 2 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

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Can't access my Amazon Prime store card account

Can't access my Amazon Prime store card account. After login it goes to a blank screen at https://amazon.syf.com/eService/AccountSummary/initiateAccSummaryAction.action.… (read more)

Can't access my Amazon Prime store card account. After login it goes to a blank screen at https://amazon.syf.com/eService/AccountSummary/initiateAccSummaryAction.action. Chrome works fine with same login.

Asked by Daddyo37 3 days ago

Answered by Daddyo37 2 days ago