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How do I enable java in Firefox 82 on Mac?

How do I enable java on Firefox 82 on my Mac? When I search it tells me to go to preferences/content .... I don't have a contents tab. Other solutions say type java in th… (read more)

How do I enable java on Firefox 82 on my Mac? When I search it tells me to go to preferences/content .... I don't have a contents tab. Other solutions say type java in the address bar... nothing.

Help?

Thx

Asked by Seevee7 1 hour ago

Last reply by cor-el 38 minutes ago

Access MY data for all websites.

OK. That was rather obtuse. I ended up deleting all the plugins that had "Access MY data for all websites." WHY? Because the permission was NOT CLEAR nor did it eluci… (read more)

OK. That was rather obtuse. I ended up deleting all the plugins that had "Access MY data for all websites."

WHY? Because the permission was NOT CLEAR nor did it elucidate what exactly does the Add-On have of MY data.

Is "My DATA" the HTML portion? The JavaScript? The URLBOX? Data store? WHAT EXACTLY is "MY DATA"?

Asked by egbertst1 2 hours ago

Google Maps immediately crashing in Firefox browser.

Firefox V80.0.1. Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.6 Everytime I open Google maps (.co.uk or .com) it immediatley crashes. Fine on other browsers (safari, chrome) and all other w… (read more)

Firefox V80.0.1. Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.6

Everytime I open Google maps (.co.uk or .com) it immediatley crashes. Fine on other browsers (safari, chrome) and all other websites. Just seems to be google maps.

Attached an image for reference.

Asked by richardevans193 4 weeks ago

Last reply by philipp 8 hours ago

Printing PDF issue - Potential bug FF 82

Hello, I just recently installed FF 82 on my Mac (Catalina) and noticed a weird bug when printing PDF files. The printed page seems to have extra margins on the Top and l… (read more)

Hello, I just recently installed FF 82 on my Mac (Catalina) and noticed a weird bug when printing PDF files.

The printed page seems to have extra margins on the Top and left, so some of the info is printed off the page.

My FF version is not using the new print prompt that looks like Chrome's.

1) The document size is Letter 2) Printing with Letter paper selected and scale 100%. 3) Didn't change any margins or other settings. 4) Attached is what I got from the printer.

Is this a bug? Has anyone noticed something similar?

Asked by flavio-b 22 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 19 hours ago

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Getting rid of Duckduckgo

I installed the Duckduckgo extension and decided after a week that I didn't want to use it any longer. I disabled the extension and in Preferences/Search selected Google … (read more)

I installed the Duckduckgo extension and decided after a week that I didn't want to use it any longer. I disabled the extension and in Preferences/Search selected Google to once again be my default search engine. But, when I do a search, Duckduckgo comes up as the default, and when I look in Preferences/Search it again shows as the default. I went back into extensions and totally removed Duckduckgo, reset Google again as the default but it reverts to Duckduckgo. I went into One-Click Search Engines and removed Duckduckgo, but then when I try to select my default search engine there are no search engines from which to choose. I clicked on Restore Default Search Engines but then I'm back to Duckduckgo being the default search engine. I've spent hours searching online with no success. How do I get rid of it and get Google back as my default? I'm using Firefox 82.0 on an iMac running Catalina. I updated to 82.0 hoping that might solve the issue, but no luck.

Asked by philmguy 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

Yahoo start page problem loading bookmarks. It works fine if I use Chrome though.

I use MyYahoo as a start page and Firefox as my default browser. Have done this for years. Today, my bookmarks at this page started loading differently in the afternoon… (read more)

I use MyYahoo as a start page and Firefox as my default browser. Have done this for years. Today, my bookmarks at this page started loading differently in the afternoon with errors in the names and taking up a lot more screen real estate. Also, the punctuation for names of bookmarks is now defiled. The page doesn't allow me to edit them either. I thought it was a Yahoo problem, but apparently not, since everything loads normally using Chrome.

Solutions?

Asked by Jericat 22 hours ago

Firefox Logins and Passwords Not Syncing after Firefox Reset

Hi! I recently reset Firefox on my iMac, which restored it to default settings. But now, although I'm signed in to Firefox on my Macbook laptop and my Android phone, logi… (read more)

Hi! I recently reset Firefox on my iMac, which restored it to default settings. But now, although I'm signed in to Firefox on my Macbook laptop and my Android phone, logins and passwords aren't syncing to the iMac. They're all on the same network, inches apart, and the two computers are otherwise synced (both running Catalina 10.15.7). I've tried the "Sync Now" button in Firefox, but it's not helping. Any suggestions? Thanks!

Asked by jmariotte 1 day ago

"Important News" Tab Won't Go Away

Since upgrading to Catalina every time I open Firefox I get the "Important News" tab and nothing else. New tabs open on the Home Page, but I can't seem to make "Important… (read more)

Since upgrading to Catalina every time I open Firefox I get the "Important News" tab and nothing else. New tabs open on the Home Page, but I can't seem to make "Important News. Changes to your Firefox Profile" go away. (I can close that tab, but if I open a new window it's there again.) Any advice?

Asked by TomSutcliffe 1 day ago

why are conservative websites blocked with Error code: NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQUATE_SECURITY

I have read the reason for this as explained by you but when you visit these sites with another browser you do not see this error. Also checking the SSL which is what wo… (read more)

I have read the reason for this as explained by you but when you visit these sites with another browser you do not see this error.

Also checking the SSL which is what would throw this error (NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQUATE_SECURITY) it is clear that the SSL cert is not the issue. Site checked at ssllabs.com. Please be honest with me and tell me this is not censorship, this seems a little Orwellian and is disappointing!!

Asked by goodsales23 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

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Container Tabs - whenever I go to sign in to youtube within a container tab it displays error message "oops"

whenever I go to sign in to youtube within a container tab it displays error message "oops". It redirects to the oops page every time (https://www.youtube.com/oops). I've… (read more)

whenever I go to sign in to youtube within a container tab it displays error message "oops". It redirects to the oops page every time (https://www.youtube.com/oops). I've tried disabling all other adds on but this makes no difference. It works fine for all the other google sites I use!

Any ideas on what I should be doing?

Asked by ljnsljndljnslknsljsnb 1 week ago

Answered by cor-el 1 week ago

Only first few images load on website

Hello, I've recently encountered an issue where only the first few images on a website load and the rest are just blank. For now, I'm noticing it happening on Boredpanda.… (read more)

Hello,

I've recently encountered an issue where only the first few images on a website load and the rest are just blank. For now, I'm noticing it happening on Boredpanda.com, but there were other sites on which I noticed the same problem. I'm running Firefox 81.0.2 on a MacBook Pro, Mojave. Any advice on how to fix this? I cleared the cache to no avail. The site runs fine on other browsers.

Asked by royyeo 2 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 days ago

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Cannot delete old bookmarks in browser on Mac

I have searched and tried everything, but I cannot delete old bookmarks. I have tried to click on the blue bookmark star, delete from the edit tab, open all Bookmarks and… (read more)

I have searched and tried everything, but I cannot delete old bookmarks. I have tried to click on the blue bookmark star, delete from the edit tab, open all Bookmarks and try to right click and delete. Nothing happens, but I can add new bookmarks. The bookmarks window does not have an organize tab to manage the links that way either. Is there a glitch in the system for macbooks?

Asked by japrincess76 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 2 days ago

Firefox doesn't navigate when I first type in an address. It does if I try again.

Mac OS X, 10.15.7. Macbook Air 2012. Firefox version 81. After starting Firefox, I'm taken to a blank page (my default new tab is about:home.) If I type in an address and… (read more)

Mac OS X, 10.15.7. Macbook Air 2012. Firefox version 81.

After starting Firefox, I'm taken to a blank page (my default new tab is about:home.) If I type in an address and hit Enter, nothing happens. When I hit enter again, it finally starts to browse. This happens every time I start Firefox fresh. If I hit CMD+Q then start Firefox again, and type in an address, and hit Enter, it does nothing. Not until I try again does it work.

Asked by whiterook6 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

How do I enable drag and drop for URLs to desktop and folders?

How can I enable drag and drop URLs to desktop or folders. Use to work and just quit. This has happened before and just fixed itself, but have no clue what happened. Whe… (read more)

How can I enable drag and drop URLs to desktop or folders. Use to work and just quit. This has happened before and just fixed itself, but have no clue what happened. When I search for solutions I get stuff like "start in safe mode", have no clue how do do that and a search for than doesn't produce results.

Would like a really simple or step by step answer.

Mac OS Sierra

THANKS

Asked by fl4321 2 days ago