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Lubuntu 17.10 Firefox blocks video at this ste: https://www.ansa.it/sito/videogallery/italia/2018/01/10/di-maio-su-legge-fornero-salvini-si-e-venduto_04a78584-0

Trying to see video from national news agency ANSA (Italy) the browser window stop inactive. The exact link is: https://www.ansa.it/sito/videogallery/italia/2018/01/10/d… (read more)

Trying to see video from national news agency ANSA (Italy) the browser window stop inactive. The exact link is:

https://www.ansa.it/sito/videogallery/italia/2018/01/10/di-maio-su-legge-fornero-salvini-si-e-venduto_04a78584-0119-4f21-a115-d76772d7c348.html

I tried to change preferences (about pop up blocked, privacy and security) with no change. Thanks you in advance.

Asked by Regainfo 3 years ago

Answered by Regainfo 3 years ago

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Why is Firefox 49 lagging so much?

Hi there, This issue reports to a desktop computer with 8 CPUs and 24 Gb of RAM, which pretty much puts aside any resource constraints. Ever since Firefox was updated to … (read more)

Hi there,

This issue reports to a desktop computer with 8 CPUs and 24 Gb of RAM, which pretty much puts aside any resource constraints. Ever since Firefox was updated to version 49 the browsing experience has become increasingly difficult with a relevant lag on pretty much every task: . opening a new tab . loading/reloading a web page . scrolling down a web page . entering text (takes almost 1 second for a character to appear) . deleting text . using menus (e.g. takes about 1 second for the context menu highlight to move up/down to the next item) . great reduction in frame rate when playing videos (actually, I no longer play video on Firefox 49)

I have tried various things to stop the lagging: . restart Firefox . disable/uninstall extensions (now down to just 4) . disable/uninstall plugins (now down to just 3) . update plugins

But the lagging prevails.

I use pretty much the same web pages as I did with previous Firefox versions, but only with version 49 am I experience this lagging.

Thank you.

Asked by luis.de.sousa 4 years ago

Last reply by luis.de.sousa 4 years ago

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I just upgraded to Firefox 54.0 for Linux Mint. The toolbars are huge. How do I make them smaller?

How do I make the toolbars smaller? Since upgrading to the latest version, they are twice as tall as they used to be. The text in them is still a reasonable size but the … (read more)

How do I make the toolbars smaller? Since upgrading to the latest version, they are twice as tall as they used to be. The text in them is still a reasonable size but the toolbars take up twice the vertical space they used to. This has nothing to do with the size of the page I'm viewing so Ctrl+ or Ctgrl- has no effect.

Thanks for any help. Attached is a screen shot showing the wasted space at the top of my screen with the new toolbars.

Asked by rglm 3 years ago

Answered by rglm 3 years ago

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Firefox 64 slowing lubuntu 18.10

I have a newly installed Lubuntu desktop adn when I start Firefox after about 5 to 10 minutes the system slows to the point where the cursor moves intermittently. The pro… (read more)

I have a newly installed Lubuntu desktop adn when I start Firefox after about 5 to 10 minutes the system slows to the point where the cursor moves intermittently. The problem only occurs when I open the Firefox application.

I have uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox and the issue still occurs.

Is there any known issues with Firefox running on Lubuntu?

Asked by Mace2 2 years ago

Last reply by Mace2 2 years ago

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Firefox cannot load a Web site

Hi, I'm reporting that firefox, firefox ERS and firefox developer edition (all latest version) are not able to load the Web site https://www.klaytn.com/. While the Web si… (read more)

Hi,

I'm reporting that firefox, firefox ERS and firefox developer edition (all latest version) are not able to load the Web site https://www.klaytn.com/. While the Web site works well with qupzilla and chromium browser (brave). I already tried all the step in the official documentation (fresh empty profile).

Thank you

Asked by erotavlas 2 years ago

Last reply by erotavlas 2 years ago

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Can't open or load any pages, options/settings, about:congif, etc.

I can't get Firefox to load any pages. When I click the menu icon, followed by the "options" button, it doesn't load. Below are the steps that I've attempted: firefox.exe… (read more)

I can't get Firefox to load any pages. When I click the menu icon, followed by the "options" button, it doesn't load. Below are the steps that I've attempted:

firefox.exe -p in "run", deleted profile, created new. "netsh winsock reset" in command prompt" "about:config" not doing or loading anything. reinstalled firefox restarted computer checked security program settings Firefox in Safe Mode

I'm not sure what else to try. What I listed above is what I was able find based off of Google search and Youtube videos. Please help.

Asked by dtomato218 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

Ubuntu 20.04 - Not loading or rendering any pages

My Firefox installation on Ubuntu 20.04 does not load or render any page, nothing happens when I enter an address. I have already rebooted multiple times, purged Firefox … (read more)

My Firefox installation on Ubuntu 20.04 does not load or render any page, nothing happens when I enter an address.

I have already rebooted multiple times, purged Firefox through aptitude, deleted all files related to Firefox (profiles, the complete .mozilla folder in home, everything else) and reinstalled as suggested in various support platforms. I have started Firefox in safe mode as well.

As far as I can tell the problem started after I used "another" Firefox through my universities Citrix service to be able to access their library catalogue. I had to symbolically link all of the files in the Firefox certificate folder to that of the Citrix client for that client to work, although I've since removed those links as well and it did nothing.

I am really pulling my hairs over this as Firefox is heavily integrated in my workflow and I don't want to switch to Chrome but I also don't want to completely reinstall my laptop as that would mean completely setting up my work environment again too.

Asked by koen.m.luyten 1 month ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 month ago

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Lost data after Firefox upgrade

Hello. I had naively let my computer do an upgrade of Mozilla. Guess what. All data gone. History, bookmarks, add-ons. I didn't have a back-up of bookmarks, well, at leas… (read more)

Hello. I had naively let my computer do an upgrade of Mozilla. Guess what. All data gone. History, bookmarks, add-ons. I didn't have a back-up of bookmarks, well, at least not recent.

How can I get them back? I've spent a lot of time with setting up Firefox so it would be comfortable to me, I've spent my time in it, and now it's all gone and I don't even remember the name of some add-ons I used to use.

Asked by Freya.Norregaard 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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Firefox crashes constantly on Ubuntu 16 LTS

So I am not completely nubcakes, so i have ran apt to get update builds and build-trees. Still doesn't fix things. It mostly crashes with Facebook and Youtube. But that i… (read more)

So I am not completely nubcakes, so i have ran apt to get update builds and build-trees. Still doesn't fix things. It mostly crashes with Facebook and Youtube. But that is mostly what I use FF for. It has even crashed repeatedly on just about:restoresession. I think it is a video problem. I have ubuntu 16.04 LTS but everything is up to date. Doesn't matter what is loaded or not, see about crashing just on restore session with a single tab!

The problem still happens in safe-mode, so there is that checked out. The reports don't appear to have much in common.

Thanks,

These are the crash reports just from the last month:

bp-c8a229d5-078d-48af-af3f-ec8951170727 7/27/17 5:52 PM bp-8294c659-e299-4c04-abd5-be5311170727 7/27/17 5:46 PM bp-d0fb584c-194f-4951-82b2-514901170727 7/27/17 5:43 PM bp-a25a5938-9d1b-4c6d-80fa-5eea21170727 7/27/17 5:24 PM bp-051434c2-66c6-405c-87ea-9ffea0170727 7/27/17 7:39 AM bp-14540c79-0f7b-473f-ad1d-4a1651170726 7/25/17 9:05 PM bp-6076d202-6de7-4cc4-a3b8-ad5161170726 7/25/17 9:04 PM bp-57171575-2908-4c18-90a0-0e7b61170726 7/25/17 9:03 PM bp-c7a5dee9-ea1a-4800-a99d-c36001170726 7/25/17 8:49 PM bp-9c89df6a-4640-488f-a7f5-13d5d1170726 7/25/17 8:48 PM bp-7d7c1e75-c2a3-4d66-a74a-900821170726 7/25/17 8:46 PM bp-d5f9d5d9-eaf1-4105-97a5-c3bb71170726 7/25/17 8:26 PM bp-6c88c174-429d-4646-a5fd-b7e981170726 7/25/17 8:24 PM bp-b61a30bb-415f-4523-a958-a5b901170726 7/25/17 8:23 PM bp-f573df28-9fe0-4855-8046-94d1d1170726 7/25/17 8:23 PM bp-4ecba8e1-9b4c-4588-ae34-c84cb0170726 7/25/17 8:18 PM bp-568efbd6-f09a-42c5-ba0a-5f9f91170725 7/25/17 5:49 PM bp-e61b45a3-2b84-4b8f-8ecb-975771170725 7/25/17 5:49 PM bp-162bd135-3989-45dd-b2f1-aed1f0170725 7/25/17 5:48 PM bp-fc31b82f-3658-48cc-a04f-d81bf1170725 7/25/17 5:48 PM bp-94f67d6b-6616-4caa-9d39-d18fb1170725 7/25/17 5:48 PM bp-bfa4c843-9005-4636-8926-3a9a40170725 7/25/17 5:47 PM bp-343a6120-a036-4336-9a9d-587930170725 7/25/17 7:12 AM bp-36dd2637-9ef9-42ca-ab93-686051170725 7/25/17 7:11 AM bp-88f45052-45d5-453c-881b-857161170725 7/25/17 7:09 AM bp-1a7ea877-e465-48ea-b684-191a71170724 7/24/17 5:13 PM bp-f721af6c-ba38-4de3-add8-6b8e11170723 7/23/17 4:39 PM bp-1148b510-5b9a-4ec3-b677-3bf711170721 7/21/17 5:59 PM bp-b886f9a0-35d3-4067-b8b6-91c171170721 7/21/17 5:59 PM bp-cdf4dce2-617c-40c4-a1af-9ead50170721 7/21/17 7:04 AM bp-5e9d55b2-627f-49d2-b230-5f4381170719 7/19/17 5:20 PM bp-be1c7bde-0931-4d80-b116-45d3b1170719 7/19/17 5:10 PM bp-ddbe9bc2-f8b2-4c55-8dae-82ad31170718 7/18/17 7:24 AM bp-bb3355c5-e26e-4fe2-99cb-eab281170717 7/17/17 5:03 PM bp-6a565d73-b9de-4a9d-a22b-e4be40170717 7/16/17 8:43 PM bp-df661bb2-05d0-4627-b07f-fec1e1170715 7/14/17 8:44 PM bp-47da5423-9023-4d5d-9ba1-acc221170713 7/13/17 5:34 AM bp-5be32bf6-a9a5-436f-bb2c-0b6050170713 7/12/17 8:03 PM bp-6c01d2c0-36ec-4626-be5d-647fb1170713 7/12/17 8:03 PM bp-5d9e60b5-c6c4-46ca-8605-ed39b1170712 7/12/17 7:49 PM bp-653c247a-8013-40c1-a45f-58ee71170712 7/12/17 5:58 PM bp-05838c3c-5069-4ad2-8bfc-a9edb0170709 7/9/17 3:06 AM bp-98799c26-8432-4917-968b-e4e511170709 7/9/17 3:06 AM bp-6fc7e536-4ec1-4b54-9616-b42d21170709 7/8/17 8:30 PM bp-a14cd00d-fa4d-4bbe-a35a-69d841170708 7/8/17 7:10 PM bp-cced0057-6fc8-4b52-9a24-9910b1170708 7/8/17 9:13 AM bp-655b2f72-8b6c-4715-9484-084c81170708 7/8/17 8:01 AM bp-18e8b49f-ebdb-480d-a048-3b8c21170708 7/7/17 8:42 PM bp-ea329e54-4046-4e41-bce5-57d701170707 7/7/17 7:27 PM bp-52673eb0-e598-4b74-a968-32b761170707 7/7/17 7:08 AM bp-d5a4cd82-5133-4a1e-b288-393b51170707 7/6/17 9:54 PM bp-a96a52ef-a261-4265-8ced-a6cbc0170707 7/6/17 9:54 PM bp-77ae5a74-63fd-4533-bf96-dd6a21170706 7/6/17 12:08 AM bp-cdf1a271-7c85-4b2c-93a3-3f2941170705 7/5/17 5:44 AM bp-59425ce8-a6ec-4813-a5f5-f3f461170704 7/4/17 7:02 AM bp-22e00d75-e574-4e1b-ba99-c18f60170704 7/4/17 6:54 AM bp-debeb93e-2175-40e1-a0b9-f49240170704 7/3/17 11:02 PM bp-1defe443-a9d4-4772-af0c-78fa61170703 7/3/17 8:13 AM bp-4f35f2dd-f64f-42ab-87d0-35c791170629 6/29/17 10:55 AM bp-19861765-b889-4b11-a899-d77621170628 6/28/17 7:17 PM bp-f86bbf6a-d1e9-4036-9532-e05ce1170627 6/27/17 10:20 AM bp-f0e7300f-59e6-4a4f-95a1-239df0170627 6/27/17 9:25 AM bp-58f8af54-123b-49dc-ba4f-955f41170627 6/27/17 8:51 AM

Asked by sunborn 3 years ago

Last reply by sunborn 3 years ago

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Upgraded to ubuntu 18.04 & MOdzilla products will not connect to internet. Network connection is there. Pinged 8.8.8.8 just fine.

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04 and neither Firefox or Thunderbird will connect to the internet. I can ping 8.8.8.8 just fine. I turned off the firewall and they still … (read more)

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04 and neither Firefox or Thunderbird will connect to the internet. I can ping 8.8.8.8 just fine. I turned off the firewall and they still will not connect. They connected just fine before the upgrade. I changed the proxy to no proxy and system proxy. Still no luck. What am I missing?

Asked by NoGMO 2 years ago

Answered by FFus3r 2 years ago

Heavy slowness

Hello, Since a while now, Firefox is really slox on my computer. Here is what I use : Ubuntu 20.04.02 (an LTS version) Intel i5-8250u & 16Go of RAM Firefox 84.0.2… (read more)

Hello,

Since a while now, Firefox is really slox on my computer. Here is what I use :

  • Ubuntu 20.04.02 (an LTS version)
  • Intel i5-8250u & 16Go of RAM
  • Firefox 84.0.2 (64 bits)

I experience, as mentioned, heavy slowness while loading and switching between pages, but also when I want to select DOM elements like links or buttons. Firefox actually freezes for sometimes, I guess depending on how long it has been opened, but I am really not sure. When switching from one page to another I even get a loading circle, even in private mode. And it does matter if I am on a "heavy/complex" page like Facebook or Youtube, or "simpler/lighter" pages like Wikipedia or some random blog.

What I tried to solve the issue :

  • used Firefox in safe mode
  • cleaned Firefox cache
  • used Firefox integrated repair mode

Yet, even though I got to admit Firefox did not have freezes after a repair operation or cache was cleaned for a few while, slowness always come back. I cannot afford to do that everyday.

Is there a durable solution to this issue ? Thanks, Lou.

Asked by Lou 3 months ago

Last reply by Lou 2 months ago

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I need to stop firefox updating!!!

I'm using FireFox on ubuntu lts 16.04 as a kiosk making use of a very handy add-on. The system was looked down to prevent anyone for browsing anything but localhost. No… (read more)

I'm using FireFox on ubuntu lts 16.04 as a kiosk making use of a very handy add-on. The system was looked down to prevent anyone for browsing anything but localhost. Now anyone can jump on my kiosk and browse / download anything they want. It is no way more secure than what it was.

Even after using the about:config options the updates still update!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I will find a more appropriate browser option for the kiosk but for now I'd really like a way to stop the update short of shutting everything down.

Asked by shedfly 3 years ago

Answered by shedfly 3 years ago

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So recently "session restore" failes to restore my tabs,why? and how to fix it?

Recently starting up Firefox im welcomed with a "Restore session" screen but when i click restore all it does is open empty tabs, two days ago i managed to restore the ta… (read more)

Recently starting up Firefox im welcomed with a "Restore session" screen but when i click restore all it does is open empty tabs, two days ago i managed to restore the tabs by going back and forth between "Restore session" screen and empty tabs but today the "Restore session" screen was empty. can i restore my tabs or what is going on?


also can i note that Mozilla becoming less and less stable by the update? not just tab wise

Asked by Wolkalak 4 years ago

Last reply by Nighthawk.rl 4 years ago

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Firefox keep asking username and password for proxy authentication

My network is using proxy to get connected to internet. User authenticate to proxy using username and password from Active Directory. I am unable to authenticate to proxy… (read more)

My network is using proxy to get connected to internet. User authenticate to proxy using username and password from Active Directory. I am unable to authenticate to proxy, it keep asking password even I have supplied the correct password. I tested the condition using other browser and it works with Chromium. How should I connect to the proxy ?

Attached the pop-up

Asked by firmanium 3 years ago

Last reply by adeade11 3 years ago

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Audio mp3 only saved as html although extension

Hello, I always download mp3 files inside webs using "Save as" and ".mp3" method. Sometimes I had to explicitly save filename with ".mp3" extension to force audio downloa… (read more)

Hello, I always download mp3 files inside webs using "Save as" and ".mp3" method. Sometimes I had to explicitly save filename with ".mp3" extension to force audio download. However trying to download an audio no matter what format I write in file always download only webpage as .html never as .mp3. Looking at sourcecode (image attached) I found a detail containing "chrome" in webpage. Later, I tried downloading with Chromium at it worked properly. Does anyone know how to download this from Firefox?

Thanks in advance for your help. P.D. I am using Firefox 84.0.2 (64-bit) for Ubuntu canonical - 1.0.

Asked by blazeditch 3 months ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 3 months ago

Firefox keeps chrashing (Ubuntu 18.04)

Hey, I have a problem with firefox, i'm using a MacBookPro2012 with Ubuntu 18.04. It wont start at all, not even in save mode (without extensions). I tried to deinstall i… (read more)

Hey,

I have a problem with firefox, i'm using a MacBookPro2012 with Ubuntu 18.04. It wont start at all, not even in save mode (without extensions). I tried to deinstall it several times, but after the reinstallation it keeps crashing.

That's was the crash report says. I don't know what to do, can anybody help out?

AdapterDeviceID: 0x0166 AdapterDriverVendor: mesa/i965 AdapterDriverVersion: 20.0.8.0 AdapterVendorID: 0x8086 AvailablePageFile: 0 AvailablePhysicalMemory: 7821504512 AvailableSwapMemory: 1027600384 AvailableVirtualMemory: 11206725632 BuildID: 20210222142601 CrashTime: 1614936641 DesktopEnvironment: gnome FramePoisonBase: 9223372036600930304 FramePoisonSize: 4096 InstallTime: 1614674339 IsWayland: 0 IsWaylandDRM: 0 MozCrashReason: OOB Notes: Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTSFP(D00-L1000-W00000000-T000) WR? WR+ OMTP? OMTP+3 libGL.so.1? libGL.so.1+ ProductID: {ec8030f7-c20a-464f-9b0e-13a3a9e97384} ProductName: Firefox ReleaseChannel: release SafeMode: 0 SecondsSinceLastCrash: 51498 StartupCrash: 1 StartupTime: 1614936641 TelemetrySessionId: 645bdb53-8049-4919-ab53-00995b6d316a ThreadIdNameMapping: 22039:"IPC I/O Parent",22040:"Timer",22041:"Netlink Monitor",22042:"Socket Thread",22043:"Permission",22046:"JS Watchdog",22047:"JS Helper",22049:"JS Helper",22050:"JS Helper",22048:"JS Helper",22051:"BGReadURLs",22054:"Cache2 I/O",22055:"Cookie",22056:"StreamTrans #1",22057:"Worker Launcher",22062:"GLXVsyncThread",22067:"Renderer",22069:"WRWorker#1",22071:"WRWorker#3",22074:"WRWorkerLP#2",22072:"WRWorkerLP#0",22073:"WRWorkerLP#1",22068:"WRWorker#0",22076:"Compositor",22075:"WRWorkerLP#3",22070:"WRWorker#2", Throttleable: 1 TotalPageFile: 17749499904 TotalPhysicalMemory: 16721899520 UptimeTS: .76795416 Vendor: Mozilla Version: 86.0

This report also contains technical information about the state of the application when it crashed.

Asked by boemboem 2 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 month ago