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Cannot post any new Youtube comment

I cannot post any comment on Youtube on Mozilla Firefox. I can on Chrome and Edge. I use some add-ons (Screenshot below) but I'm pretty sure they don't interfere with it.… (read more)

I cannot post any comment on Youtube on Mozilla Firefox. I can on Chrome and Edge. I use some add-ons (Screenshot below) but I'm pretty sure they don't interfere with it. I might have switched a parameter of Mozilla or I am blind and I cannot see where I should click to post a new comment on Youtube. I've put another screenshot of the comment section in which you can clearly see there is no option visible to post a new comment under a video..

Any idea or recommendation ?

Have a nice day tho.

Asked by cocodebruyn 8 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 26 minutes ago

Recently closed tabs can't be restored/don't exist

As I have a bunch of tabs open, whenever I restart my computer I don't wish to lose all my tabs. Yet every time I restart, I am unable to restore the tabs/windows that we… (read more)

As I have a bunch of tabs open, whenever I restart my computer I don't wish to lose all my tabs. Yet every time I restart, I am unable to restore the tabs/windows that were previously open and I have to resort to searching through my history. Is this a bug with Firefox?

All the other "solutions" I've seen don't restore what has already been closed, but they are more preventative measures for the future. It should work the same way Chrome does. I haven't changed any default settings either and I wasn't browsing in private.

Asked by dreamdark31 7 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 hour ago

Unable to get into Telstra emails

Is anyone having an issue with Firefox and Telstra Webmail. I am able to log in but it just stays on the page with the 3 dots flashing. I can get into emails on Chrome an… (read more)

Is anyone having an issue with Firefox and Telstra Webmail. I am able to log in but it just stays on the page with the 3 dots flashing. I can get into emails on Chrome and on my phone just not on my laptop. It only started yesterday I refreshed FF and cleared history,but problem is still occurring. Not sure if it is a Telstra issue or FF issue.

Asked by toppotsechuca 8 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 hours ago

a web page is slowing down your browser - this is a frequently occuring 'error' message

Most of the time it is when I am using Facebook and have more than one tab open. At the moment it's a waste of time having tabs as options because I can't use more than… (read more)

Most of the time it is when I am using Facebook and have more than one tab open.

At the moment it's a waste of time having tabs as options because I can't use more than one at a time or else every single page comes up with this error... a web page is slowing down your browser

Does anyone have any bright ideas on how to get it to stop - I have search the net and changed and tweaked a few settings but nothing has made any difference at all.

Asked by Glenfelik 11 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 8 hours ago

Captcha won't stop

When I attempt to login to a captcha protected account it won't stop with the verification. I have to answer the captcha picture puzzle 30 or more times. After this occur… (read more)

When I attempt to login to a captcha protected account it won't stop with the verification. I have to answer the captcha picture puzzle 30 or more times. After this occurred on several different sites I finally tried Google. The captcha worked the first or second time.

What gives with this? I dislike using Google, but FF may leave me no choice.

Windows 10 (latest version)

Asked by sanchell 10 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 8 hours ago

I had bookmars and I was sign in

hello I had bookmarks and I was sign in, then I reinstall my windows system after that i install firefox sign in no bookmarks. Why I don't have bookmarks when I sign in c… (read more)

hello I had bookmarks and I was sign in, then I reinstall my windows system after that i install firefox sign in no bookmarks. Why I don't have bookmarks when I sign in can you help me please

Asked by bestexperiments18 19 hours ago

Last reply by Seburo 12 hours ago

Loging into American Express Account

When I try to log into my AMEX account with FF, nothing happens. The screen refreshes itself, but no log in, and no error or other kind of message. I have entered my Us… (read more)

When I try to log into my AMEX account with FF, nothing happens. The screen refreshes itself, but no log in, and no error or other kind of message. I have entered my User Name and Password manually and using Auto fill, no success.

Logging into my AMEX account on Edge and Chrome, works fine.

Suggestions?

Asked by rcferris1 19 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 14 hours ago

Firefox constantly is crashing

This has just recently started with this constant crashing of my Firefox. I'm doing computer work and then it crashes. I submitted the crash reports that were not submitt… (read more)

This has just recently started with this constant crashing of my Firefox. I'm doing computer work and then it crashes. I submitted the crash reports that were not submitted this morning on December 02, 2020. Yet, two of the crash reports failed to submit.

Asked by stardst12 18 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 14 hours ago

security in browser

I discovered that yahoo search was sitting in my firefox browser...laptop windows 10. I followed instructions to refresh firefox. It seems to be successful. Should I do a… (read more)

I discovered that yahoo search was sitting in my firefox browser...laptop windows 10. I followed instructions to refresh firefox. It seems to be successful. Should I do anything else or just carry on?

Asked by jj100 14 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 14 hours ago

Unblocking Sites blocked due to suspected XSS Attack

A while back, I accidentally clicked on "always block" in the popup when I received a notice of a potential cross-site script attack for a frequently visited site. Since… (read more)

A while back, I accidentally clicked on "always block" in the popup when I received a notice of a potential cross-site script attack for a frequently visited site. Since then, whenever the site comes up in a search and i click on it, Firefox will not open it. Instead, I need to right-click, copy link, and paste in the address bar. I have tried to find information on how to undo this, but have been unsuccessful. Is there a list somewhere of blocked sites that I can unblock? Would appreciate any help. Thanks.

Asked by User73819 15 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 14 hours ago

Password "Import from file" suddenly missing even after enabling "signon.management.page.fileImport.enabled"

Via "about:config" the "signon.management.page.fileImport.enabled" option is enabled. I tested it on a fresh install on another machine just now, and it does add the "...… (read more)

Via "about:config" the "signon.management.page.fileImport.enabled" option is enabled. I tested it on a fresh install on another machine just now, and it does add the "..." button - however, the option to import and export from file are completely absent - only the options to import from other browsers are available.

SEE SCREENSHOT

The option you can see in the screenshot, that was available until this week apparently, is no longer available after turning it on. I rely on this feature at my Job, when we image machines with logins for our users.

I need this basic functionality of all web-browsers or we'll have to switch to another one. We do not allow the users to Sync their accounts with FireFox/Lockwise, as we do not want the passwords being taken to other locations/pc's where they have signed to Firefox.

Please help - Thank you.

Asked by jodabomb13 17 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 16 hours ago

How do I disable that terrible, cancerous, ridiculous MegaBar that I am forced to use now with 77?

The first time I noticed the Megabar (I believe it was FF75) I absolutely hated everything about it and ruins the experience using Firefox. I am also not alone in this ma… (read more)

The first time I noticed the Megabar (I believe it was FF75) I absolutely hated everything about it and ruins the experience using Firefox. I am also not alone in this matter because as soon as the change was established, communities popped within hours to fix the problem. The old way of fixing this eyesore of an issue was the old about:config and changing around the settings then VIOLA! back to normal. Now after the update to 77, the Megabar is back and forced down everyone's throat and the old about:config is no longer the fix to this terrible experience. Literally after an hour of this trashbar being up, videos and guides popped up to try to fix it. Whole communities have been formed to hate this feature and ask Firefox to change it, or at least make it optional to go back. My question is, looking through google has only come up with the chrome.css(?) fix to this mess. Is there any way to change it back to the old url bar without having to go through the chrome.css fix or just uninstalling and reinstalling a previous Firefox or do I have to just migrate to another browser like Opera or Chromium?

Asked by Joe 5 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 16 hours ago

New Home page logo - get rid of.

New logo at top of home page. What's the quickest/easiest way to get rid of it ? Rant: Why did someone think it was a good idea to put a massive logo at the top of the ho… (read more)

New logo at top of home page. What's the quickest/easiest way to get rid of it ?

Rant: Why did someone think it was a good idea to put a massive logo at the top of the home page ? It serves no practical purpose and it forces link icons down so you now have to scroll "!!"!! There's always ******* one isn't there !!? - someone with a crap idea who thinks the world needs to see it. How many hrs worldwide is going to be wasted today by people like me trying to undo this crud ? This isn't the first time some ignorant little ******* has forced their crap on firefox end users.

Asked by Bob 20 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 17 hours ago

Why doesn't Dark Reader add-on work on support.mozilla.org?

Original question, Why doesn't DarkReader add-on work on home page? Answered with: Internal pages are protected from addons. But you can simply select the dark theme in … (read more)

Original question, Why doesn't DarkReader add-on work on home page?

Answered with: Internal pages are protected from addons. But you can simply select the dark theme in ≡ -> Customize.

Possible reasons not to work:

  1. The poster was an alien
  2. 42 (See no. 1)
  3. Mozilla devs just hate us. When we (have to) come for answers here, from a comfortable dark web - whether using Dark Reader, or some other means - they purposefully BLAST us with bright white pages so that we will never, ever use Firefox again and uninstall it right away and move on to something else (less idiotic).
  4. Seriously, though, see the answer in context was an alien.

So, who can tell us how to get around this, please? We get it, whatever: support.mozilla.org is, somehow, a local page - or, something - and it can't be styled, but how do we get around this BLINDING WHITE LIGHT? Thank you so much.

^^ addons.about ("addons.about-scheme") can be styled, Library (Downloads) can, Options (about:preferences) can and also about:about and a bunch of abouts can, also - only this website is locked like this, to torture people, why...

EDIT: Screenshots attached illustrate that, as suggested in the first thread from years ago, Dark Theme had been applied and it makes no difference.

Asked by nostromov 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 17 hours ago

Unable to view videos streamed by a public TV station

I have previously not had this issue, have had no problem viewing videos on this particular website. Recently I've had a raft of of issues (since the latest Firefox upgr… (read more)

I have previously not had this issue, have had no problem viewing videos on this particular website. Recently I've had a raft of of issues (since the latest Firefox upgrade??). In this instance, the website is https://www.sbs.com.au/ondemand/ I am signed in as a member. Whenever I try to play a movie or TV show, I get this message:

Video Playback Error Sorry, we’ve encountered an error playing this video. If you have an ad blocker turned on, try turning it off or whitelisting our website before trying again. This may prevent you from loading videos.

I'm PC illiterate so I have no idea how to turn off an ad blocker (as well as Firefox being my browser, I have Quick Heal Anti-Tracker installed). Can someone please provide some help with REALLY BASIC instructions (ie. as if you're talking to an alien who has never used a computer before!). TIA

I also am unable to sign in to my YouTube account so I can watch videos I've subscribed to (I can view videos otherwise on YT). When I attempt to sign in, I get this image (below).

I have emptied cache, deleted browsing history etc, makes no difference. I can access and view SBS and YT on another browser, just not on Firefox.

Asked by downshifterx2 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 19 hours ago