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I am getting a "Performing a tls handshake" when I'm trying to view a webpage. How can I fix this?

I have Firefox 63.0.1 64 bit using Win 7. After the latest update, I frequently get the "performing a tls handshake" when trying to view a webpage. After 7 to 8 minutes I… (read more)

I have Firefox 63.0.1 64 bit using Win 7. After the latest update, I frequently get the "performing a tls handshake" when trying to view a webpage. After 7 to 8 minutes I get a message saying "Secure Connection Failed. The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading. 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." I've researched this problem and haven't come up up with an answer as to how to correct this. Does anyone know how to correct this?

Asked by dutchjim 1 year ago

Answered by dutchjim 1 year ago

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I get yellow box and this text "<window id="main-window" ^

my laptop did an update on something and when trying to start firefox I now just get a yellowish nearly full page box with the following text in a section at the top "<… (read more)

my laptop did an update on something and when trying to start firefox I now just get a yellowish nearly full page box with the following text in a section at the top "<window ".="" <="" ^="" and="" anything.="" change="" does="" id="main-window" install="" new="" not="" p="" uninstall=""></window>

Asked by keith.packham 1 year ago

Answered by philipp 1 year ago

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Why have some trusted sites stopped loading with Firefox 63?

Ever since I upgraded to Firefox 63, several trusted websites have stopped loading; instead I get sent to an error page with: Your connection is not secure The website tr… (read more)

Ever since I upgraded to Firefox 63, several trusted websites have stopped loading; instead I get sent to an error page with:

Your connection is not secure

The website tried to negotiate an inadequate level of security.

<www.thestar.com> uses security technology that is outdated and vulnerable to attack. An attacker could easily reveal information which you thought to be safe. The website administrator will need to fix the server first before you can visit the site.

Error code: NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQUATE_SECURITY


This also occurs with https://download-installer.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/63.0.1/win32/en-US/Firefox%20Installer.exe

Is the problem at my end or theirs? If the former, what do I need to do to return to the behaviour for FF 62?

Asked by asraskin 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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All sites insecure after Firefox Refresh

I've just done a Firefox Refresh which has been a bit of a disaster as any attempt to connect to any sites now gives a message to say that they don't have the right certi… (read more)

I've just done a Firefox Refresh which has been a bit of a disaster as any attempt to connect to any sites now gives a message to say that they don't have the right certificate and are insecure. The same goes for your own site!

Any help please??

Asked by Captaincareful 1 year ago

Answered by philipp 1 year ago

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Why is the mozilla.org site untrusted? "You have asked Firefox to connect securely to www.mozilla.org, but we can't confirm that your connection is secure."

Just downloaded firefox for mac and get their own server as a security warning.....not very promising. This Connection is Untrusted You have asked Firefox to connect secu… (read more)

Just downloaded firefox for mac and get their own server as a security warning.....not very promising.

This Connection is Untrusted

You have asked Firefox to connect securely to www.mozilla.org, but we can't confirm that your connection is secure.

Normally, when you try to connect securely, sites will present trusted identification to prove that you are going to the right place. However, this site's identity can't be verified. What Should I Do?

If you usually connect to this site without problems, this error could mean that someone is trying to impersonate the site, and you shouldn't continue.

Asked by georgewachs 4 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 4 years ago

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NOTHING GOOGLE WORKS on Firefox only

gmail has been frozen in act of opening for several days cannot access youtube everything connected with Google either does not work or scrambles (as in Google Docs) Thi… (read more)

gmail has been frozen in act of opening for several days cannot access youtube everything connected with Google either does not work or scrambles (as in Google Docs)

This has been happening for several days

Asked by oaxcarmen 1 year ago

Answered by oaxcarmen 1 year ago

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Avast Removed Addon and Destroyed My Previous Session! How Do I Get it Back?

Avast wanted to removed an Addon it didn't like so I allowed it to get rid of it. But Avast Destroyed My Previous Session! How Do I Get it Back? I clicked on 'Restore A… (read more)

Avast wanted to removed an Addon it didn't like so I allowed it to get rid of it. But Avast Destroyed My Previous Session! How Do I Get it Back? I clicked on 'Restore All Windows' but all I got was a bunch of new windows and on only one Window of about 8 that are now lost or gone. Months to build... now if I can't restore these, it will take weeks or a month or more to build back what I had!

Asked by Pj 1 year ago

Answered by Pj 1 year ago

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Connecting my bank site I got message SEC_ERROR_OCSP_UNKNOWN_CERT

I use Firefox 63.0 (64 bits). Since 23 oct 2018 I got message "SEC_ERROR_OCSP_UNKNOWN_CERT" when connecting to my bank site LCL. I don't have this issue with Microsoft ed… (read more)

I use Firefox 63.0 (64 bits). Since 23 oct 2018 I got message "SEC_ERROR_OCSP_UNKNOWN_CERT" when connecting to my bank site LCL. I don't have this issue with Microsoft edge navigator. If I deselect OCS option in Firfox parameter the issue disappear but come back when I select again the OCS option. How this issue can be solve definitively with keeping OCS option ? Is the connection as well secure without this option ?

Asked by Daniel-Paul 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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firefox won't open, reinstall etc - always same message, as attached

After AVAST found an error in firefox and tried to fix it, firefox will not open unless it's showing as the attached image I have uninstalled both programmes, reinstalled… (read more)

After AVAST found an error in firefox and tried to fix it, firefox will not open unless it's showing as the attached image I have uninstalled both programmes, reinstalled firefox, restarted my computer several times as well as tried a system restore point but to no avail. Any help is very appreciated, I need it running soon to get my assessment pieces done.

Asked by bmarchant 1 year ago

Answered by Shadow110 1 year ago

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Avast removed 'bad' firefox add ons now I can't get firefoz to load

Today I went into Firefox (windows 7) and Avast said 2 unreliable add-ons to remove. One was Firefox telemetry can't remember the other. Now firefox won't load properly t… (read more)

Today I went into Firefox (windows 7) and Avast said 2 unreliable add-ons to remove. One was Firefox telemetry can't remember the other. Now firefox won't load properly tho icon there and still noted in programs. I can't reinstall firefox or download it again. Having to do this via Google Chrome. Help

Asked by chopsuey 1 year ago

Answered by chopsuey 1 year ago

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Start up of Firefox just shows two light yellow empty lines on the bottom of the desktop

Empty lines appear to be top part of page. Contains text: "<window .="" <="" id="main window" p=""></window>Cannot be enlarged to see complete page … (read more)

Empty lines appear to be top part of page. Contains text: "<window .="" <="" id="main window" p=""></window>

Cannot be enlarged to see complete page

Asked by Willem7415 1 year ago

Answered by philipp 1 year ago

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Firefox keeps crashing please do somting about it. this has been going on for months especially when I play videos. what can be done

Trying to upload image of window that I get every time firefox crashes It won't upload. So what else is new Nothing seems to work well AT firefox......Then their is alw… (read more)

Trying to upload image of window that I get every time firefox crashes It won't upload. So what else is new Nothing seems to work well AT firefox......Then their is always your apology.....

Asked by davidcassan 4 years ago

Answered by davidcassan 4 years ago

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Firefox has stopped saving my logins

Hi, until recently if I logged into a site I'd used previously the name would appear after a letter or two and I could quickly log in. This has stopped happening, can you… (read more)

Hi, until recently if I logged into a site I'd used previously the name would appear after a letter or two and I could quickly log in. This has stopped happening, can you help please?

Asked by Heavymetalkid 1 month ago

Answered by Chamodie Pubudini 1 month ago

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After trying to sync with my laptop and failing,I restored the files from a backup and am getting "This connection is Untrusted" I have not found a solution.

I have uninstalled Firefox 40, deleted the profiles folder, reinstalled Firefox, restored Firefox 40 and profiles from a backup and I am still getting this message. I eve… (read more)

I have uninstalled Firefox 40, deleted the profiles folder, reinstalled Firefox, restored Firefox 40 and profiles from a backup and I am still getting this message. I even downgraded to a previous version and restored the profiles for that version and still this nasty error crops up on anything I try to do. I cannot find any info on where other files files are stored that I am not restoring or changing that are still lingering. I have never seen anything like this.This is after spending 3 weeks completely updating and changing Firefox to suit my needs and dumping Chrome,this is what I get. It appears I will have to move back to chrome as I need a browser that works. I have tried everything I can find regarding this to no avail. I am really upset over this especially after all the time spent moving from Chrome to Firefox. I really need an answer or I will have to delete Firefox and move back to Chrome as much as I hate to do that. It still works!! Anyone have an answer for this? Is their no one at Mozilla to help with this? Help!

Asked by retiredguy 4 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 4 years ago

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'Your Browser Is Being Managed By Your Organization'-Issue Resolved

Firefox 73.0.1 It is being used on a home desktop running Win 7 Home Premium. In 'Tools->Options->General,' a blue link states 'Your Browser Is Being Managed By You… (read more)

Firefox 73.0.1

It is being used on a home desktop running Win 7 Home Premium.

In 'Tools->Options->General,' a blue link states 'Your Browser Is Being Managed By Your Organization.'

When I click on the link, a new tab opens with 'Enterprise Policies' stating:

'Policy Name': 'Certificates'

'Policy Value ': ImportEnterpriseRoots'

'Value': 'True'

Are they the settings that I want or am I missing something?

Asked by Buddy2014 2 months ago

Answered by Buddy2014 2 months ago