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Browsing History In Firefox

Hello, I recently deleted my entire browsing history in firefox it was a complete accident. Is there anyway that I can get this information back. If anyone could help I w… (read more)

Hello,

I recently deleted my entire browsing history in firefox it was a complete accident. Is there anyway that I can get this information back. If anyone could help I would greatly appreciate it. I'm working on an Macbook pro.

Asked by gloria.powe17 12 hours ago

Last reply by alsttabblt 4 hours ago

cannot access or complete any surveys on one site only ?

Hope someone can hlep with this, it has been going on for weeks now. I am a member of a survey site, and for the past few weeks, when I log onto this site to do a survey,… (read more)

Hope someone can hlep with this, it has been going on for weeks now. I am a member of a survey site, and for the past few weeks, when I log onto this site to do a survey, I always get a message saying there was an error in the survey, and I am returned to the homepage. I've sent a huge amount of emails to the survey site help centre, and to my isp, and I keep getting told there is nothing wrong with me account for the survey site, or my internet connection to this site. My ISP has asked my to do all sorts of tests etc., and all come back as normal, and yet the survey site cannot find or fix the issue. I am asked to use a different browser, so I have tried all three that I might use, Firefox, Edge, and Chrome, all the latest updated ones etc., and with the non Firefox browsers I get a message saying my account is suspended (survey site account), so now I am confused and annoyed.

Can anyone help sort this out please as I am now thinking it might be an issue with Firefox? Who knows...but it is very odd that I can access all other survey sites, no issues, and yet this one site will not allow me to do any surveys.

Asked by 16emtec 14 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 7 hours ago

Not recieving badges or public recognition

Is there a way, when volunteering to not get any public recognition for your volunteer work. This includes badges or any other forms of public recognition. As muslims, di… (read more)

Is there a way, when volunteering to not get any public recognition for your volunteer work. This includes badges or any other forms of public recognition. As muslims, disclosing charity work is better for us.

Asked by Taimur Ahmad 18 hours ago

Last reply by Kiki 8 hours ago

Firefox Browser Seach Bar messed up, missing random letters

Ever since I updated my firefox version the search bar will be missing random letters when I type them, or the suggestions will be missing letters. However this is only a… (read more)

Ever since I updated my firefox version the search bar will be missing random letters when I type them, or the suggestions will be missing letters. However this is only a visual bug, since pressing enter will search for what I typed. I've restarted and reinstalled but its still like this. Just wondering if anyone has a fix. See attached images.

Asked by hapowad967 16 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 12 hours ago

access denied

When logging into a couple of secure sites I am blocked with the attached error message. I've seen others with the same problem but their solution, forgetting the site, … (read more)

When logging into a couple of secure sites I am blocked with the attached error message. I've seen others with the same problem but their solution, forgetting the site, has not worked for me. I've got this message when using the NFCU site, and now the IRS account site. Both sites work normally with Edge.

Asked by airwilly 18 hours ago

Last reply by TerryN21 12 hours ago

Unable to connect to most sites.

After updating to Firefox version 87 on Mac, nearly every site I try to visit seems to be blocked. There is no warning or explanation shown it just fails to browse to the… (read more)

After updating to Firefox version 87 on Mac, nearly every site I try to visit seems to be blocked. There is no warning or explanation shown it just fails to browse to the website. For example, I cannot browse to https://llbean.com. I understand that these websites have all sorts of trackers built-in, but this seems a bit ridiculous. I cannot find an explanation of how to fix this problem that is up-to-date and actually works.

Asked by akeyw53 16 hours ago

Last reply by TerryN21 13 hours ago

stop firefox from downloading bing-ebay-google-wikipedia-amazon

how can i stop firefox from downloading bing-ebay-google-wikipedia-amazon- i delete them. and the next time i open firefox , there they are- i have used force delete prog… (read more)

how can i stop firefox from downloading bing-ebay-google-wikipedia-amazon- i delete them. and the next time i open firefox , there they are- i have used force delete programs and manual delete. why is firefox doing this? it either stops. or i go to another search engin. And I AM NOT THE ONLY ONE FED UP WITH THIS-

Asked by Halme 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 16 hours ago

Zapamiętywanie zakładek przed zamknięciem przeglądarki

cześć, Posiadam OS Big Sur Mac Mini i mam pytanie, dlaczego na tym komputerze nie działa zapamiętywanie otwartych kart (przywracanie sesji)? Zaznaczyłam w opcjach: przyw… (read more)

cześć, Posiadam OS Big Sur Mac Mini i mam pytanie, dlaczego na tym komputerze nie działa zapamiętywanie otwartych kart (przywracanie sesji)? Zaznaczyłam w opcjach: przywracanie poprzednich sesji, ale to nie działa. Nie rozumiem tego. Jak miałam Windowsa, to nigdy nie było z tym problemu. A pracuje przy kilkudziesięciu otwartych kartach i nie wyobrażam sobie, żebym miała je za każdym razem otwierać pojedynczo... Z jednej grupy wsparcia Apple dostałam informacje, że Mac ma swoją przeglądarkę: Safarii i żebym jej zaczęłam używać. Ale ja nie chcę innej przeglądarki. Mam za dużo zapamiętanych kart, żeby je przenosić i nie chcę uczyć się kolejnej aplikacji. Dodatkowo powiedziano mi, że Mac nie lubi innych oprogramowań niż swoje. Idąc tym torem, nie można by używać Photoshopa, Adobe PDF, i wiele wiele innych aplikacji, bo Mac ich nie wyprodukował... To jakiś absurd! Proszę o pomoc, jak otwierać przeglądarkę z kartami z poprzedniej sesji?

Martyna

Asked by martyna.kondratowicz 1 day ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 17 hours ago

Need help with strange locked image on main browser page

Since latest Firefox, I have a maddening strange three line something to do with iCloud 'stuck' on the main screen cannot remove it Any ideas? I can provide a screen sho… (read more)

Since latest Firefox, I have a maddening strange three line something to do with iCloud 'stuck' on the main screen cannot remove it Any ideas? I can provide a screen shot

Mac OS Big Sur Ver 11.2.3

This started after Firefox updated to new version I am an old timer and this has me stumped Hope soemone recognizes the example in the screen shot below. WIll appecite any help Larry

Asked by callball 17 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 17 hours ago

auto fill and drop down arrows not working in firefox 87.0

The latest version of firefox 87.0 does not allow the drop down arrows or autofill to work either on webpages or in firefox. For example in the section "which topic best… (read more)

The latest version of firefox 87.0 does not allow the drop down arrows or autofill to work either on webpages or in firefox. For example in the section "which topic best describes your question?" it would flash the drop down menu but not open it nor allow me to select an option since it opened and closed so quickly. I was able to up the keyboard arrow keys to scroll thru in this case. Same for autofill-addresses, passwords and so forth. The option flashes on the screen for a milisecond and then disappears. Sometimes the arrow keys on the key board will work, other times nothing works.

This only happens on firefox, not on Chrome.

Asked by sorren66 20 hours ago

Last reply by Taimur Ahmad 18 hours ago

Google sign in search box and question asking me if I want to search with google.

Plese could somebody explain why the google sign still in my search box after installing firefox? I thought I could bypass using google once firefox was installed. … (read more)

Plese could somebody explain why the google sign still in my search box after installing firefox? I thought I could bypass using google once firefox was installed.

Asked by YD 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 21 hours ago

default search engine keeps changing to yahoo.

stop changing my default search engine. I set it to google for a reason and want it to stay as google not yahoo. I've seen this issue before in the forums and they say to… (read more)

stop changing my default search engine. I set it to google for a reason and want it to stay as google not yahoo. I've seen this issue before in the forums and they say to remove any add ons. I dont have any add ons. I use a Mac.

Asked by thcook42 1 day ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 23 hours ago

Can't sign in to online banking after Firefox update April 3rd (Ver. 87)

Windows 10, 64 bit. Firefox ver 87 For the past several days I have not been able to sign into my online banking at Scotiabank. When I enter my user name and password I i… (read more)

Windows 10, 64 bit. Firefox ver 87 For the past several days I have not been able to sign into my online banking at Scotiabank. When I enter my user name and password I immediately get an error message "Sorry, we couldn't complete your request". At the top it says "something went wrong" and the message comes from the Scotiabank site saying "generic-error". I've tried refreshing Firefox, removing all cache and cookies. Have tried restarting the computer. I note that Firefox appears to have updated itself on April 3rd and that appears to be when the problem started...could be just coincidental. Other web sites appear fine. I can use Microsoft Edge to log in to Scotiabank just fine as well, but I prefer Firefox. Anyone have thoughts on this? Thanks

Asked by jim.hedges 1 week ago

Last reply by samandapecora 1 day ago

Change Background Image in Firefox, instead of black main page.

Hello All, I am looking for a method to change my standard black main background in Firefox. In the older version, you could choose Color Pic option and upload an image. … (read more)

Hello All,

I am looking for a method to change my standard black main background in Firefox. In the older version, you could choose Color Pic option and upload an image. That option is gone. So if anyone knows the solution for this problem I would be very grateful! Thanks in advance!

Cheers, Rubax

P.S. I use the latest version of Firefox (87.0) and Windows 10 Pro

Asked by Rubax 1 day ago

Last reply by strafy 1 day ago

Trouble restoring firefox from backup

Hi, After losing my session history and bookmarks from using firefox's "forget last 5 minutes" feature on accident, I used shadowcopyview to create a backup of my old pro… (read more)

Hi,

After losing my session history and bookmarks from using firefox's "forget last 5 minutes" feature on accident, I used shadowcopyview to create a backup of my old profile. Now, after two reinstalls, I still cannot recover my session or bookmarks, even when replacing the old profile entirely.

JeffersonCher's wonderful scrounger has helped me to recover from a similiar blunder in the past, but this time, attempting to recover the session from a recovery file gave me 3 websites I haven't visited in 2 years and an error message when attempting to recover the bookmarks.

Anything you can provide would be a big help: I am very confused on how to really proceed.

Thanks!

Asked by Pendragonchen1 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Uninstall Firefox

My brother accidentally deleted my Firefox files permanently and now I want to uninstall my Firefox but it says, my windows cannot find my files for Mozilla Firefox unins… (read more)

My brother accidentally deleted my Firefox files permanently and now I want to uninstall my Firefox but it says, my windows cannot find my files for Mozilla Firefox uninstall helper.exe. Is there a way I can do to uninstall my Firefox?

Asked by abascynna 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Cannot Sign Into Spectrum Account

Attempted to sign into our Spectrum account using our primary browser, Firefox. The UName and PWord are correct. When Sign In is chosen Spectrum looks like it is trying… (read more)

Attempted to sign into our Spectrum account using our primary browser, Firefox. The UName and PWord are correct. When Sign In is chosen Spectrum looks like it is trying to sign in but after a few seconds we get the message "We're sorry, something didn't work quite right. Please try again. IDID-1060". BTW, I have no problem signing in using Safari, which is not the browser I use very often.

I removed the Spectrum cookies, site data and save logins from Firefox. Then I restarted Firefox (newest version available) and still could not log into Spectrum. I then went to the Firefox Help menu and chose Troubleshooting Information. In the list of three things to do on the right side I did not need to "Give Firefox a tune up", did not "Try Safe Mode" but did "Try clearing the startup cache". This message came up "Restart Firefox to clear startup cache. This will not change your settings or remove extensions you’ve added to Firefox." I chose restart. After the restart I could sign into Spectrum. I signed out of Spectrum and tried again to sign in, I could not do so. I repeated clearing the startup cache and signing in worked again.

Is there an explanation for this issue? Is there a fix?

Asked by jawalrath71 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago