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Show homepage with Firefox

Hi, I have a website and when I open it with Firefox or Chrome some of the pages are incorrect, but if I use Microsoft Edge the pages are as they should be. What to do? … (read more)

Hi, I have a website and when I open it with Firefox or Chrome some of the pages are incorrect, but if I use Microsoft Edge the pages are as they should be. What to do?

Asked by ulf16 54 minutes ago

Bookmark drop-down menu shortcut

Hi, I was trying to bind some common Firefox command to my programmable mouse and I am having some trouble: Basically, I want to remap the opening of the "Favorites" and … (read more)

Hi, I was trying to bind some common Firefox command to my programmable mouse and I am having some trouble: Basically, I want to remap the opening of the "Favorites" and "History" DROP-DOWN menus to my mouse extra buttons.

However, all the shortcuts I found online only allow me to open the "sidebar" view or the bookmark "management" menus (<Ctrl>+B and <Ctrl>+<Shift>+B)

I just want a button (or button combination) that opens my comfy drop down menus, not those overcomplicated menus (that even require and additional click to close down once you pick up the website to want to visit).

Any ideas?

Asked by massa.alessandro84 1 hour ago

Add-ons: Adblocker

When wanting to play a game it is said that the AdBlocker should be put off first. My steps are go to the main menu, add-ons and watch the list of my personal add-ons. … (read more)

When wanting to play a game it is said that the AdBlocker should be put off first. My steps are go to the main menu, add-ons and watch the list of my personal add-ons. I have no Adblocker in my settings in add-ons. Secondly there are many Ad Blockers and it is not said which one.

So where is this question coming from, from Mozilla itself? Anyway how do I make the Adblocker switched off then when there is no button shown at all? Might there be a failure in the provider of the game?

Asked by sideroyayasym 2 hours ago

Audio/Video control

Hi! referring to: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/control-audio-or-video-playback-your-keyboard I don't really need this feature and I have issue with finding any so… (read more)

Hi!

referring to: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/control-audio-or-video-playback-your-keyboard

I don't really need this feature and I have issue with finding any solution. I would like to disable this. Can you tell me how to do this?

Thanks in advance!

Asked by Bartek 2 hours ago

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Unwanted tabs keep opening up, especially on Facebook.

Unwanted tabs (as many as 10 last time) keep opening when I'm on Facebook (and sometimes Amazon) even though I don't click on anything. It's driving me nuts. How do I s… (read more)

Unwanted tabs (as many as 10 last time) keep opening when I'm on Facebook (and sometimes Amazon) even though I don't click on anything. It's driving me nuts. How do I stop it? Thanks.

Asked by barbara.stein1 1 month ago

Answered by barbara.stein11 18 hours ago

Firefox sync is broken ?

Cant sync my acc, just format my pc..install drivers etc..After windows updates and restart i install firefox and login in my acc try to sync my passwords and bookmarks, … (read more)

Cant sync my acc, just format my pc..install drivers etc..After windows updates and restart i install firefox and login in my acc try to sync my passwords and bookmarks, and i dont have nothing.

Asked by darko 7 hours ago

Last reply by Seburo 2 hours ago

Mysterious black bars on webpages

Please see screenshot below. What are these fat black bars that keep appearing in my browser? They now show up on almost every web page. They suddenly appear as I move my… (read more)

Please see screenshot below.

What are these fat black bars that keep appearing in my browser? They now show up on almost every web page. They suddenly appear as I move my cursor around the page.

I’m using Firefox 82.0 (64-bit).

Asked by jih31 3 hours ago

Java script

I get error message from a game I play on Facebook that freezes my game & I have to refresh it. Message says to check my browser for java script. I really don't under… (read more)

I get error message from a game I play on Facebook that freezes my game & I have to refresh it. Message says to check my browser for java script. I really don't understand the message lol. Hope someone can answer my question. The game is Bingo Story and I have to say I get a lot of freezes. Y'all should teach their developers how things are done to fix freezing. Thanks

Asked by Marge 3 hours ago

All add-ons disappear after changing History preferences

I wanted to change my History preferences to "Firefox will never remember history." After I select that, it prompts me to restart Firefox and I do. But when it boots back… (read more)

I wanted to change my History preferences to "Firefox will never remember history." After I select that, it prompts me to restart Firefox and I do. But when it boots back up, none of my add-ons are visible on the toolbar. I tried to restore customization settings back to default and uninstalled and reinstalled all of the add-ons but none of that worked. They all come back and function as soon I change the History preferences back to "Firefox will remember history."

My question is, is this normal Firefox behavior or is this a bug? If it's normal and I'm missing and obvious detail, please let me know.

Asked by Oguzhan Ertas 3 hours ago

Videos on some websites like PanBaidu cannot be loaded, adivising me to install the flash plug-in which r already installed

Videos on some websites like PanBaidu cannot be loaded, adivising me to install the flash plug-in which r already installed.So i wonder how to fix the problem? I also wan… (read more)

Videos on some websites like PanBaidu cannot be loaded, adivising me to install the flash plug-in which r already installed.So i wonder how to fix the problem? I also want to play the video with the speed x 2,but i cannot even load it. Could u please tell me what to do?thx!

Asked by nanzhang971108 5 hours ago

Ctrl-T no longer opens new tab

Since last update several keyboard shortcuts no longer work. I find them easier than using a mouse often. Two that are most annoying at not working is Ctrl-T to open a … (read more)

Since last update several keyboard shortcuts no longer work. I find them easier than using a mouse often. Two that are most annoying at not working is Ctrl-T to open a new tab Ctrl-C to copy. That now opens developer tools This all started with last update. Does anyone know how I can restore those keyboard shortcuts?

Anyone have any idea who would make a common keyboard shortcut like the one for copy do something different. Do these people not use computers?

Asked by andrewdavidsgames 10 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 6 hours ago

Add-ons Compatibility Information

I hope this is appropriate here. If not, please direct me to where it is. As new releases of Firefox (and Thunderbird too) come out, a constant question for me is whethe… (read more)

I hope this is appropriate here. If not, please direct me to where it is.

As new releases of Firefox (and Thunderbird too) come out, a constant question for me is whether the add-ons that are important to me (I use a lot) will be compatible with the new release. It would help if

(1) The Add-Ons web site always allowed me to specify release and OS. Sometimes that is allowed, sometimes not.

(2) The Add-Ons web site allowed me to specify a release before which I don't want to see add-ons listed.

(3) The Extensions page in Firefox allowed me to ask which of my extensions (enabled and/or disabled) are supported/not supported in a specified future release.

(4) When Firefox wants to install a new release, it reported on extensions that would become incompatible and always asked my permission to go ahead.

It probably would not be necessary to do all of these things, but I included them all because I don't know which are the most practical.

Asked by Roger Fajman 9 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 6 hours ago

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Firefox 82.0 too slow

Page loading in Firefox 82.0 is way too slow, including on your own site, mozilla.org. It was even worse till I got Norton Security Suite to fix their problem, but it is … (read more)

Page loading in Firefox 82.0 is way too slow, including on your own site, mozilla.org. It was even worse till I got Norton Security Suite to fix their problem, but it is still way too slow. Please fix asap.

Asked by Howard Steeley 9 hours ago

Answered by FredMcD 8 hours ago

Moving and Deleting Bookmarks for 'Other Bookmarks'

Why won't the bookmark in 'Other BookMarks' go away when I 'move' it (drag and drop) to where I want it in my saved bookmark directories? This is a copy not a move and I… (read more)

Why won't the bookmark in 'Other BookMarks' go away when I 'move' it (drag and drop) to where I want it in my saved bookmark directories? This is a copy not a move and I want a move function.

Why can't I delete a BookMark from 'Other BookMarks' without the same bookmark getting deleted where I sorted it (there is a link that shouldn't be there).

both these issues make it impossible to manage 'Other Bookmarks' and keep it tidy and minimal

Asked by stevemarquis 19 hours ago

Last reply by stevemarquis 9 hours ago

I can't add search engines

When I click the "Add to browser" option on findfind.it (https://www.findfind.it) it used to ask me whether i want to add a new search provider. Now if I click it nothing… (read more)

When I click the "Add to browser" option on findfind.it (https://www.findfind.it) it used to ask me whether i want to add a new search provider. Now if I click it nothing happens anymore.

How can I add it to my search engines?

My system is freshly installed Win 10 with firefox being the only program on this computer.

Asked by derbengale 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 9 hours ago

Multi-page Firefox printing function so much worse than Edge

When I print out a multi-page description of a specific mutual fund, Firefox just omits in the middle of the printout several sections of information, without even leavin… (read more)

When I print out a multi-page description of a specific mutual fund, Firefox just omits in the middle of the printout several sections of information, without even leaving blank spaces for the omissions. If I go over to Edge for the same page, the printout is complete and perfect. This has been my long-term experience of Firefox compared to other major browsers. I have already implemented all of the advice on good printouts on Firefox, margins and other settings and so forth. When I posted about this issue perhaps two years ago, someone posted back that Firefox had never been designed to be a complete browser, and that printing had never been fully developed. I cannot know if that is a true statement, but I can say it fits the facts as I experience them. I remain puzzled as to why Firefox would ignore major printing issues to this degree, unless there is just some internal viewpoint that printing is wasteful and rarely really needed. If I want to look at five mutual funds, I want to print out their basics and spread those printouts on the table and look at all five at once. The computer screen has a limited space and does not well allow for that, not in a time-effective way. Printing in moderation is very useful and important. MY QUESTION: Will Firefox ever be made competitive with Edge and Chrome on the printing function?

Asked by Quenchoo 19 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 9 hours ago

Why does a link in Thunderbird insist on opening in a new Firefox window...

Firefox is my default browser in every setting page I can find, including Win10, and right now I have three FF windows open (one private). But when I click a link in a Th… (read more)

Firefox is my default browser in every setting page I can find, including Win10, and right now I have three FF windows open (one private). But when I click a link in a Thunderbird email, it opens in a brandnew FF window, and every subsequent link will open in that fourth window rather than any of the three old ones I am actually using. I just don't see any FF or TB setting that says "Open link in existing window"! Of course, I am missing something...

Asked by almagary 15 hours ago

Last reply by almagary 9 hours ago