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Firefox 93 Loses Logins from Version 52.9.0

This article appeared to contain the solution to my problem ... https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/lockwise-losing-login-information-firefox-update#search ... but Firef… (read more)

This article appeared to contain the solution to my problem ...

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/lockwise-losing-login-information-firefox-update#search

... but Firefox 68 ESR is no longer available, only 78.15.0esr and 91.2.0esr. How do I proceed?

Asked by bonita2 8 hours ago

Answered by bonita2 42 minutes ago

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Need to install older version

I downloaded the updated version of Firefox and replaced the old version, but my system won't accept the newer version. How do I reinstall the older version for my Mac. … (read more)

I downloaded the updated version of Firefox and replaced the old version, but my system won't accept the newer version. How do I reinstall the older version for my Mac.

Asked by michael432 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Accidental search engine download

I mistakenly loaded a browser called Freshy Search. I was trying to access a CarMax type program, and Freshy downloaded. I now get the Freshy search window every time I o… (read more)

I mistakenly loaded a browser called Freshy Search. I was trying to access a CarMax type program, and Freshy downloaded. I now get the Freshy search window every time I open a new tab on Firefox. I want to delete Freshy from my computer. Thanks

Asked by swan.jamest 2 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 days ago

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Manually download firefox update

I have an isolated computer and need to update firefox on it. Where can I get the firefox update file so that I can put it on a dvd to be installed on my isolated comput… (read more)

I have an isolated computer and need to update firefox on it. Where can I get the firefox update file so that I can put it on a dvd to be installed on my isolated computer?

Asked by romon1 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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installing on linus

I now have Linux Mint 20.2 Cinnamon and have downloaded Firefox 93 and Nightly from the main site and extracted both of them but for some reason the file that appears to … (read more)

I now have Linux Mint 20.2 Cinnamon and have downloaded Firefox 93 and Nightly from the main site and extracted both of them but for some reason the file that appears to be the file to open Firefox won't work. Can you tell Me what I have done wrong? I know VERY very little about Linux please explain the answer in great detail.

Asked by primalbaily 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 days ago

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refresh did not work I have lost all my setting

II log on and tried to refresh mu fire fox but have had no success all setting gone. please advice ... edited email from public and search/spam bots view as you should g… (read more)

II log on and tried to refresh mu fire fox but have had no success all setting gone. please advice ...


edited email from public and search/spam bots view as you should get a email notifying you of replies.

Asked by JB 6 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 days ago

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Earlier versions available?

I need to have Firefox on my old Macbook pro, but its OS (10.11.6) will no longer update, and a new Firefox download won't take. Can I download an earlier compatible vers… (read more)

I need to have Firefox on my old Macbook pro, but its OS (10.11.6) will no longer update, and a new Firefox download won't take. Can I download an earlier compatible version?

Asked by pjtaylor2001 5 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 5 days ago

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Installing the latest version of Firefox

I just tried to install the latest version of Firefox, but couldn't. Not because the link did not work, but because of 2 different warnings not to I got. 1 was from Windo… (read more)

I just tried to install the latest version of Firefox, but couldn't. Not because the link did not work, but because of 2 different warnings not to I got. 1 was from Windows and the other from Avast. I'm concerned about the warnings. Can anyone help me with this?

Asked by strshne420 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 days ago

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Userchrome.css not recognised

I used to run Firefox 88.0.1 (64 bit) on a Windows 7 PC. With lots of help from this forum I wrote a userchrome.css file to make several changes to the appearance. On a … (read more)

I used to run Firefox 88.0.1 (64 bit) on a Windows 7 PC. With lots of help from this forum I wrote a userchrome.css file to make several changes to the appearance.

On a new Windows 10 machine I installed the same version of Firefox (since I don't care for the latest one). I added my old profle to the new installation and selected it as the default.

Unfortunately, when I opened the program I was prompted to create a new profile; there didn't seem to be any way around this. So I let it happen and tried simply copying my old chrome folder into it - I thought at least I could make the visual changes even if I couldn't import my bookmarks and so on.

But this didn't work either: when I run the program, none of the expected changes are there.

Presumably I've done something wrong, but what, exactly? I'd be grateful for any thoughts. Ideally, I'd like to use the whole of the old Win7 profile but if that's not possible at least changing the appearance would be pleasant.

Many thanks.

Asked by mail226 1 week ago

Answered by mail226 1 week ago

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Firefox cannot find VC Runtime140_1.dll

Firefox install fails because it cannot find VC Runtime140_1.dll I downloaded the dll but Firefox can't find it. Where should I put this .dll? The bulk of the program … (read more)

Firefox install fails because it cannot find VC Runtime140_1.dll I downloaded the dll but Firefox can't find it. Where should I put this .dll? The bulk of the program installs but it can't search on line.

This is a new Win 10 machine. I've updated and ran DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth then uninstalled Firefox, put the VCRuntime file in the Win Sys 32 drivers folder, restarted and reloaded Firefox. Still no love.

I'm at the end of the road...what next?

Asked by morgenthaler 1 week ago

Answered by TyDraniu 1 week ago

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could not install Update 72.0.2 on 10/9/21. (Patch Apply Failed

Could not install Update 72.0.2 on 10/9/21. (Patch Apply Failed) The results says that the update was installed, but it wasn't because the patch apply failed. Please fix … (read more)

Could not install Update 72.0.2 on 10/9/21. (Patch Apply Failed) The results says that the update was installed, but it wasn't because the patch apply failed. Please fix it and let me know when it is fixed at AAN3@comcast.net. Thanks, BJ

Asked by AAN3 2 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

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firefox will not load any pages and launches with a dialog box that displays nothing.

I have had this issue before and uninstalling and reinstalling has fixed it in the past. Today when I opened firefox it prompted me to update , which I did without thinki… (read more)

I have had this issue before and uninstalling and reinstalling has fixed it in the past. Today when I opened firefox it prompted me to update , which I did without thinking. Subsequently, it stopped working. I have tried: restarting my PC, running in troubleshooting mode( it wouldn't even open when I tried this), uninstalling and reinstalling using the internet installer, uninstalling and reinstalling using the offline installer ( tried on multiple hard drives, so I don't think hardware failure is the issue), installing an older version of fire fox, and installing the 32 bit version instead of the 64 bit version. The attached images show what displays upon trying to launch firefox. nothing loads, not typing an address into the search bar, not clicking on a bookmark, the only UI element that will display is the 3 horizontal line setting menu.

Asked by ecbs5001 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

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How to install an add-on from a file

Hello, I would like to install an add-on from a file on my PC. The documentation says: For advanced users: You can also install add-ons from a file. If you saved the inst… (read more)

Hello, I would like to install an add-on from a file on my PC. The documentation says:

For advanced users: You can also install add-ons from a file. If you saved the installer file to your computer, (for example, an .xpi or .jar file) you can install the add-on using the gear icon in the upper-right area of the Add-on Manager Extensions panel. Select Install Add-on from file... from the menu, then find and select the file. My problem is that the gear icon does not appear anywhere on my panel.

There must be a new way to do it? Does anyone have a hint? My firefox version is 92.0.1 (64 bits).

Thanks!

Asked by annedt 3 weeks ago

Answered by TyDraniu 3 weeks ago

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Firefox download does not complete

Have new HP AIO. Came with Chrome. First thing I did was delete Chrome. Went to Firefox. I love Firefox. Attempted to download. Blue status bar never completes. Chec… (read more)

Have new HP AIO. Came with Chrome. First thing I did was delete Chrome. Went to Firefox. I love Firefox. Attempted to download. Blue status bar never completes. Checked in MS settings to allow all apps. Firefox button opens an empty browser window. Nothing works here. Thank You/Mike Owens

Asked by mikeowens125 4 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 weeks ago

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whats up with my firefox

everyday when i get on my mac, Firefox acts as if I just installed it. I have to do the import of favorites and such.....sometimes it happens more then once on the same … (read more)

everyday when i get on my mac, Firefox acts as if I just installed it. I have to do the import of favorites and such.....sometimes it happens more then once on the same day, like if if it sets for a few hours it closes out. when I open it back up its like a new install.... Any ideas

Asked by jrbaxter 4 weeks ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 weeks ago