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When I go to cloudflare websites I get Error 1001 Ray ID: 59155673d9adc50c. Please help!

When I go to archive.is for example I get error 1001 Ray...etc. Screenshot below. I googled this problem and it took my to cloudflare's support where user "domjh" shared … (read more)

When I go to archive.is for example I get error 1001 Ray...etc. Screenshot below. I googled this problem and it took my to cloudflare's support where user "domjh" shared this support page: https://support.cloudflare.com/hc/en-us/articles/200168436. But this doesn't help, as you have to login to your cloudflare account, which I have never had. This problem only occurs with firefox. I have tried other browsers and can access archive.is without a problem. Everything is normal. Now I cleared my cookies (which is when this error happened afterwards) and unplugged my modem for a few minutes (about 15) in order to get a new IP address (someone somewhere I read mentioned that might help). This didn't do anything, same error as before. I also went to about:preferences#privacy and clicked "standard" (for some reason it was at custom and had been blocking cookies, not sure why, I didn't do that). Then I went to cloudflare support, but you have to have an account to ask questions. I set one up with my email, but then you have to add your website. I HAVE NO WEBSITE! So I don't know what to do, and this has never happened before. This is not a problem on other devices, or on this computer with other browsers. I am using a windows 10 PC and have a dynamic IP address. Please help.

Asked by rudygrado5 3 weeks ago

Answered by rudygrado5 1 day ago

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Firefox 77.0 Not Storing My Cookies?

After updating to Firefox 77.0, it no longer store my cookies between sessions. I have made sure the "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed" is UN-clicked. … (read more)

After updating to Firefox 77.0, it no longer store my cookies between sessions.

I have made sure the "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed" is UN-clicked.

I tried deleting the cookies.sqlite file and replace it with an archived cookie.txt file, but Firefox 77.0 no longer converts cookies.txt to cookies.sqlite.

I then tried backing up the cookies.sqlite file after a Firefox session spent signing into various accounts, but it too seems to get cleared out.

What the heck ?

Asked by jason_cheng 2 days ago

Answered by cor-el 2 days ago

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clearing cache

I read instructions on clearing cookies and cache. Question, If I check the box to clear the cache, which your instructions said will require websites to reload images a… (read more)

I read instructions on clearing cookies and cache. Question, If I check the box to clear the cache, which your instructions said will require websites to reload images and data, will I lose all my photographs that are on several websites such as twitter and pinterest?

Asked by maryconstancelowery 1 week ago

Answered by cor-el 1 week ago

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barclays login gives 'bad request'

URL - https://bank.barclays.co.uk/olb/authlogin/loginAppContainer.do Worked OK before Firefox update last week. Full response:- Bad request Your browser sent a query this… (read more)

URL - https://bank.barclays.co.uk/olb/authlogin/loginAppContainer.do

Worked OK before Firefox update last week.

Full response:- Bad request Your browser sent a query this server could not understand.

Works OK on MS Edge browser.

Asked by neilashmore 2 weeks ago

Answered by cor-el 2 weeks ago

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How to save cookies selectively for a few sites?

Hello, I would like to allow a select set of websites to save cookies. It would be nice if the data for these sites is saved when history is cleared when I close the bro… (read more)

Hello,

I would like to allow a select set of websites to save cookies. It would be nice if the data for these sites is saved when history is cleared when I close the browser. After browsing a number of help articles, it is not clear to me that Firefox supports the capability.

Am I missing something? Any help to configure my browser to selectively save data (cookies) and clear all other junk is much appreciated.

Thanks in advance for all your help.

Regards, Raghu

Asked by Tennis Guy 2 weeks ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

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Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies. COMPARE THE FOUR DROPDOWN OPTIONS

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies: 1. Cross-site and social media trackers 2. Cookies from unvisited web sit… (read more)

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies:

  1. 1. Cross-site and social media trackers
  2. 2. Cookies from unvisited web sites
  3. 3. All third party cookies
  4. 4. All cookies

My question: Are these listed in order of scope, meaning more powerful and comprehensive options as one reads down the list? If "yes", then: What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #1 above to #2? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #2 to #3? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #3 to #4? Answers to the above would be helpful in deciding which level of blocking to choose.

Asked by Quenchoo 2 weeks ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

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How to delete cookies and browsing history in Firefox

Hello, I have used I.E. for about 2 decades, and in I.E., it was very easy to deletes my browsing history and cookies and website dats etc by simply clicking Internet Opt… (read more)

Hello, I have used I.E. for about 2 decades, and in I.E., it was very easy to deletes my browsing history and cookies and website dats etc by simply clicking Internet Options/Delete. In Firefox, I cannot find such options. Thanks for your help! Larry

Asked by latonn7 2 weeks ago

Answered by Shashank Shekhar 2 weeks ago

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Twitter not loading - cookie issue?

I'm using a completely clean (reinstalled) version of firefox. I'm not logged into a profile. I'm still having the same problem. If I go onto twitter for the first time, … (read more)

I'm using a completely clean (reinstalled) version of firefox. I'm not logged into a profile. I'm still having the same problem.

If I go onto twitter for the first time, it loads fine and I can move around pages.

As soon as I leave the site, then return, none of the internal twitter timelines load - I get the twitter message 'something has gone wrong'.

If I delete all my cookies and revisit twitter, it works. But again, if I leave the site and come back immediately, the problem comes back and nothing loads.

Anyone experienced this/know what I can do?

Thanks

duplicate. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1286675

Asked by Tom 3 weeks ago

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Why are cookies being accessed at startup?

In my Cookies and Site Data, under "last used" it says there's a whole bunch of cookies being accessed every time I launch Firefox. Even if I launch Firefox with no open … (read more)

In my Cookies and Site Data, under "last used" it says there's a whole bunch of cookies being accessed every time I launch Firefox. Even if I launch Firefox with no open tabs, cookies are still being accessed when I launch.

I find this deeply disturbing! Cookies surely should not be able to activate until you start visiting websites?

Can anyone please explain how and why are these cookies being accessed?

Asked by MartyJames 1 month ago

Answered by cor-el 1 month ago

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does clearing cookies and site data on one device, clear same across other devices.

i have multi-devices,all set up the same. Sync is on. Does clearing cookies and site data on one device sync across all others and clear all? Does sync share "all" betwee… (read more)

i have multi-devices,all set up the same. Sync is on. Does clearing cookies and site data on one device sync across all others and clear all? Does sync share "all" between devices? jeff

Asked by adcc54 1 month ago

Answered by philipp 1 month ago

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Firefox update signed me out of all websites.

I am not keen on saving all login information to the master password. Firefox update never did this to me, until yesterday on 03/12/20, it did. Is there a way to prevent … (read more)

I am not keen on saving all login information to the master password. Firefox update never did this to me, until yesterday on 03/12/20, it did. Is there a way to prevent this from happening again, or is resistance futile?

Asked by Jettugi 2 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 months ago

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how to increase cache size

as increase volume of cache in browser I have constantly written that cache just 1 GB. watch movies online, the cache remains 1GB and the movies start to pritormazhivanij… (read more)

as increase volume of cache in browser I have constantly written that cache just 1 GB. watch movies online, the cache remains 1GB and the movies start to pritormazhivanija (hang). how to increase volume?

Asked by Роман 6 months ago

Answered by Scribe 6 months ago

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document.cookie doesn't work for https://httpbin.org/cookies site in Firefox

I am using `Firefox 73.0.1 (64-bit)` Windows7. `document.cookie = "name=value"` can't add new cookie in Firefox for this site `https://httpbin.org/cookies` but Chrome doe… (read more)

I am using `Firefox 73.0.1 (64-bit)` Windows7.

`document.cookie = "name=value"` can't add new cookie in Firefox for this site `https://httpbin.org/cookies` but Chrome does.

I tried with latest Firefox installation with MacOS, it neither add a new cookie.

Could you tell me why? Thanks

Asked by TinyFox 3 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 months ago

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save cookies only for selected (whitelisted) sites

I have consciously transitioned from Chrome to FF for Privacy reasons, but find myself with a problem now. When i close the browser i have set it to delete all the cookie… (read more)

I have consciously transitioned from Chrome to FF for Privacy reasons, but find myself with a problem now. When i close the browser i have set it to delete all the cookies. I want however to make exceptions for certain sites like i did with Chrome so that when i go back to LinkedIn or YouTube i don't have to go through the 2-step login process which is quite annoying if you have to do that multiple times per day as you can imagine. not having been able to find a definite answer on how to do that (yes, i did read multiple support articles) i turn to you to for help Is there a whitelist option to handle exceptions per domain for deleting cookies?

Asked by ronald4 3 months ago

Answered by ronald4 3 months ago

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Location on eBay keeps resetting.

My location in eBay keeps changing. It doesn't matter how many times I change it just resets to an old postcode. I removed this address from my eBay account, and I've c… (read more)

My location in eBay keeps changing. It doesn't matter how many times I change it just resets to an old postcode. I removed this address from my eBay account, and I've cleared cookies in Mozilla but it keeps resetting. I've tried signing out of my Mozilla account and reinstalling Mozilla but it is still doing it. I'm pretty sure that Mozilla has stored the address somewhere but I have no idea how to get rid of it. It's been like this for two years now.

Thanks.

Asked by PMJBG 3 months ago

Answered by PMJBG 3 months ago

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Cookies stored but logged off at every restart, any clue why?

Every single time I open Firefox once more, all my website get logged off somehow, even though it says that there are cookies stored. Not much else to put in the table wh… (read more)

Every single time I open Firefox once more, all my website get logged off somehow, even though it says that there are cookies stored. Not much else to put in the table when I am clueless myself.

Asked by wizardlink 4 months ago

Answered by Matthew Thomas 4 months ago

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Website information is not stored

I have been using a website where I've inputted data, Zip/Post codes & this has been stored for future use. But recently I "Cleared History, Cookies/cache, & as e… (read more)

I have been using a website where I've inputted data, Zip/Post codes & this has been stored for future use. But recently I "Cleared History, Cookies/cache, & as expected the stored data was deleted. But now I go into the same web site, enter the Zip/Post code data & it is not stored I'm using F.Fox version 71.0 What is the problem/solution?

Asked by johnoo 6 months ago

Answered by cor-el 6 months ago