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Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete.

Just this week (10/1/12) I signed out of youtube and now I cannot log back in there or in my gmail account. I have tried every single fix-it/remedy offered on the FF foru… (read more)

Just this week (10/1/12) I signed out of youtube and now I cannot log back in there or in my gmail account. I have tried every single fix-it/remedy offered on the FF forum but nothing works.

Everything else works, all websites I frequent load fine, is youtube doing something on purpose to FF users? I can get to the youtube page and view videos, but I cannot log in, every time I click the sign in button I get:

"The page isn't redirecting properly

Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete. 

This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies."

I hate to be a conspiracy theorist, but I can log in to youtube with no problem on IE, but I hate that browser. I am using windows 7 and FF 15. Can anybody figure this one out?

Asked by lee109 7 years ago

Answered by nicksavage 7 years ago

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YouTube videos won't play.

I have Firefox 18. I have the latest Adobe Flash installed (after doing a full uninstall and reinstall). I have cleared the cache, cookies, etc. No matter what I try, You… (read more)

I have Firefox 18. I have the latest Adobe Flash installed (after doing a full uninstall and reinstall). I have cleared the cache, cookies, etc.

No matter what I try, YouTube videos will not play in Firefox. I always get the same message:

"An error occurred. Please try again later."

If I copy the exact same link into Explorer (which I normally detest using) it plays perfectly. So clearly the fault lies with Firefox.

What can be done to fix this bug?

Asked by AdamTaylor 7 years ago

Answered by user633449 7 years ago

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how to restart firefox ? (shortcut , Etc.)

i want to know how could i restart Firefox in a quicker way than exiting the program and clicking back on the icon. isn't there a shortcut or a button or sth ? plz help … (read more)

i want to know how could i restart Firefox in a quicker way than exiting the program and clicking back on the icon. isn't there a shortcut or a button or sth ? plz help

Asked by AryaProf 7 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 7 years ago

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HTML 5 videos (like Vine) won't play

Some HTML5 videos won't play in my Firefox browser. This vine for example (https://vine.co/v/b3v5h3Piwt7) only shows up as a static image. I can click the mute/audio butt… (read more)

Some HTML5 videos won't play in my Firefox browser.

This vine for example (https://vine.co/v/b3v5h3Piwt7) only shows up as a static image. I can click the mute/audio button though, but it won't play. When I look at the webconsole when I load the page then 2 javascript warnings show up, the first one say that the Mediasource [long url here] can't be encoded and another one says loading of all candidate sources failed. loading media paused.

I'm using Firefox 21.0 and I tried to run Firefox in safe mode with disabled add-ons, and I also tried to reinstall it, but without success.

Thanks in advance.

Asked by Joen7 6 years ago

Answered by cor-el 6 years ago

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The connection was reset The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading.

When I try to access me Barclays Online Banking webpage I receive this error message : The connection was reset The connection to the server was reset while the page was … (read more)

When I try to access me Barclays Online Banking webpage I receive this error message : The connection was reset

The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading.

   The site could be temporarily unavailable or too busy. Try again in a few moments.
   If you are unable to load any pages, check your computer's network connection.
   If your computer or network is protected by a firewall or proxy, make sure that Firefox is permitted to access the Web.

If I clear my history I can then access the Barclays login page and re-enter my details but as soon as I log out I receive the error message once again when I go back. I have no problem whatsoever using this website with Internet Explorer.

Please help !!

Asked by Borodin55 5 years ago

Answered by cor-el 5 years ago

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How do I toggle between Tabs in Firefox like Windows Alt+Tab?

In Firefox I often wish to toggle between tabs. I need a keyboard shortcut that would transfer to the previously activated tab. This would exactly as Alt+Tab in Windows… (read more)

In Firefox I often wish to toggle between tabs. I need a keyboard shortcut that would transfer to the previously activated tab. This would exactly as Alt+Tab in Windows.

Asked by Jeff.Cleveland 7 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 years ago

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GET RID OF YAHOO GO BACK TO GOOGLE SEARCH ENGINE, HOW

TODAY, after updates, I discover the horrible Yahoo search engine has replaced Google. I have a link to Google search engine and I am using it but REALLY????? HOW, in s… (read more)

TODAY, after updates, I discover the horrible Yahoo search engine has replaced Google. I have a link to Google search engine and I am using it but REALLY????? HOW, in simple english, can I get rid of Yahoo and reinstate Google as my search engine? THANK YOU SO MUCH.

Asked by ellzeena 5 years ago

Answered by Topher 5 years ago

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How to stop autoplay of videos?

June 2013: videos on websites start playing without my permission, how to stop this? What I tried: I uninstalled Adobe Flash (disabling Flash add-on didn't work), existi… (read more)

June 2013: videos on websites start playing without my permission, how to stop this?

What I tried: I uninstalled Adobe Flash (disabling Flash add-on didn't work), existing "stop autoplay" add-ons are no longer working according to reviews, tried solution described in "How can I stop videos on websites from automatically playing?" (Type in the address bar: about:config Then search for: plugins.click_to_play Double click and it will be set to true) - doesn't stop videos from playing either. Sent feedback to FireFox about the issue.

From what I had read in reviews, this is not only about Flash: YouTube disabled add-ons and searches for anything that can play videos installed in Windows, including using HTML5 for this. Have no information how other websites do it.

How to stop this? Thank you.

Asked by rotifer 6 years ago

Answered by kobe 6 years ago

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400 Bad Request Request Header Or Cookie Too Large nginx - What does this error mean?

On CNN.com i get this error when trying to view video or when clicking on one of their tabs: 400 Bad Request Request Header Or Cookie Too Large nginx … (read more)

On CNN.com i get this error when trying to view video or when clicking on one of their tabs:

400 Bad Request Request Header Or Cookie Too Large nginx

Asked by ellivon 8 years ago

Answered by cor-el 8 years ago

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You Tube not playing video on Firefox with Adobe Flash after latest update

You Tube and other sites are not playing video on Firefox with Adobe Flash after latest update for both. Adobe Flash is working on other sites but not You tube and those … (read more)

You Tube and other sites are not playing video on Firefox with Adobe Flash after latest update for both. Adobe Flash is working on other sites but not You tube and those sites that may have embedded You Tube videos, I'm not sure.

Adobe Flash does not crash and no error message is showing. All that shows is a dark screen for the Flash video. Right clicking the screen shows only a non-clickable 'Movie not loaded' and the clickable link to the Adobe home page.

I have spent an hour trying things as suggested for past problems similar to this but none have helped.

I have sent sad face letting you know what I think of the latest update because of this which says pretty much the same thing as I have said here.

I have no further info but if I had some input and queries form you I might be able to provide more.

Asked by kluu 6 years ago

Answered by Moses 6 years ago

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"Web Companion" has installed itself.. how can I remove it?

"Web Companion" has installed itself on my PC and keeps hijacking or changing my browser to Bing.. then keeps offering to fix it.. which it doesn't, sugestions please? C… (read more)

"Web Companion" has installed itself on my PC and keeps hijacking or changing my browser to Bing.. then keeps offering to fix it.. which it doesn't, sugestions please? Can I remove this programe? I can't find it in the list of programes Please help..,

Asked by xitop 5 years ago

Answered by xitop 5 years ago

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a plugin is needed to display this content

have a website for a FLVS course that within firefox we always get: a plugin is needed to display this content but are able to see the site fully in Chrome. How do we fi… (read more)

have a website for a FLVS course that within firefox we always get: a plugin is needed to display this content but are able to see the site fully in Chrome.

How do we find out what plug in to install in firefox to resolve this issue.

Asked by pclere 5 years ago

Answered by Edward27821 5 years ago

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how do i restore my old profile data to the reinstalled firefox

had a problem with opening firefox and it suggested that i install a new version, I did and I have an "old firefox data" file. My question is how do I reinstall the old f… (read more)

had a problem with opening firefox and it suggested that i install a new version, I did and I have an "old firefox data" file. My question is how do I reinstall the old file and all my stuff that is on it .

Asked by leer49 6 years ago

Answered by cor-el 6 years ago

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Can't play flash videos in Firefox

I am unable to play flash video content from facebook or CNN. I am using Firefox 31 and Flash 14.0.0.179 (32 bit) running under Windows 7 Pro. I also have the 64 bit ve… (read more)

I am unable to play flash video content from facebook or CNN. I am using Firefox 31 and Flash 14.0.0.179 (32 bit) running under Windows 7 Pro. I also have the 64 bit version installed for use with internet explorer. These videos play fine in internet explorer, but not in Firefox. CNN videos stopped playing in Firefox months ago, and Facebook stopped within the last few days.

I started Firefox in safe mode, reset Firefox, uninstalled and reinstalled flash, and uninstalled and reinstalled the latest realplayer (found that suggestion online). So far, nothing has helped.

CNN Videos just freeze once the player control bar appears at the bottom of the frame. The ad plays, but freezes when the actual news video starts.

Facebook shows the thumbnail for the video (will not autoplay like it does in IE) and when you click it you get the pop-up window with the user comments to the right but just a black square where the video should be playing.

If I right click and go to settings for flash, when I click disable hardware acceleration, it re-enables it as soon as I click close on the setting screen. When I go back to settings the box is checked again.

Asked by agrv8tor 5 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 5 years ago

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How to backup History, Bookmarks, Profile, Everything in Firefox on Cloud for emergency restore?

I work alot on Mozilla and at times, I forget to take backup of Firefox. Chrome has a feature with its Google ID which restores "Everything" Does Firefox provide any feat… (read more)

I work alot on Mozilla and at times, I forget to take backup of Firefox. Chrome has a feature with its Google ID which restores "Everything"

Does Firefox provide any feature anything like this.

Asked by Zelmaya 6 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 6 years ago

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I have some sort of bug what underlines/links a random word in a page and then gives an add for Apple stuff,how do I get rid of this?

I have some sort of bug what underlines random words in a page, as it is a link. When you put your mouse on it it gives an add for Apple product. When you click it you wi… (read more)

I have some sort of bug what underlines random words in a page, as it is a link. When you put your mouse on it it gives an add for Apple product. When you click it you will be redirected to a website. http://buyorbury.com/page/sur/sur-22/NL/winner-ipad.php?engsec=4

Asked by Gamewood 7 years ago

Answered by cor-el 7 years ago

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delta search shows up as new tab choice..

Morning. Two days ago I reinstalled FF on on clean install of W7. After installing every (software, ext., personas, etc) when I start FF, the "add tab" is sometimes on th… (read more)

Morning. Two days ago I reinstalled FF on on clean install of W7. After installing every (software, ext., personas, etc) when I start FF, the "add tab" is sometimes on the far right (which does not bother me), but when I clik on the plus sign, the new tab opens to "Delta Search".

Other times I start FF, and the plus sign is right nest to the tab. And when I click on that Google opens, as it should.

Right now, I'm writing/sending this in Safe Mode. All my software that I have installed, is the same software I have on my XP machine (minus a few things that would not work/or needed anymore).

Any thoughts?

Ran Avast Virus scan. Ran Spybot S7D Ran Malwarebytes Ran all MS tools Online scan ESET

Asked by YashBlade 7 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 years ago