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Enter key for onscreen keyboard not doing anything when typing in search bar

I have a dell xps 7390 2-in-1 one laptop loaded with Pop_os 21.04. (Linux) and vanilla firefox with no extensions installed. The laptop is touch screen. When I tap the ad… (read more)

I have a dell xps 7390 2-in-1 one laptop loaded with Pop_os 21.04. (Linux) and vanilla firefox with no extensions installed.

The laptop is touch screen.

When I tap the address bar at the top, the onscreen keyboard opens up. i am able to type into the address bar. Hitting the enter key on the onscreen keyboard does nothing. I have to tap the little go icon.

If I repeat this activity using the mouse and keyboard. hitting the enter button works fine.

Asked by bellb300 2 days ago

closing out of firefox

every time i close down out of firefox, weither its to shut down computer or to simply sign our of firefox, when i sign back in again, all my bookmarks, websites i have s… (read more)

every time i close down out of firefox, weither its to shut down computer or to simply sign our of firefox, when i sign back in again, all my bookmarks, websites i have saved every is gone, i don't understand everytime i sign out i have to refind everything,...why does this keep happening?

brooks

Asked by BROOKETTA 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

I'm getting two lines of print (one on top of the other) on many (not all) lines on most websites

It's probably something I did to myself. I never had it before, but I did a clean install of the latest version and now I have a layer of type on top of a layer of type (… (read more)

It's probably something I did to myself. I never had it before, but I did a clean install of the latest version and now I have a layer of type on top of a layer of type (see attached screen shot). Now I already have slight double vision in my right eye, so this new phenomena isn't helpful, but it's not my eye,. both eyes see the two fonts in use overlaid.

It probably is caused something I did wrong???

I've looked around and I can't find it; it may be hiding in front of me, but I've looked through settings several times and nothing pops out as something that would result in this. Any suggestions?

To me it looks like two different fonts and sizes. It does make it more difficult to surf.

Thanks in advance, Dean

Asked by Dean 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

aol email attachments

I can't open aol email attachments. I have cleared the cache, reset firefox, checked my firewall, and opened my email in another broweser - which allowed me to download … (read more)

I can't open aol email attachments. I have cleared the cache, reset firefox, checked my firewall, and opened my email in another broweser - which allowed me to download the attachments. What have I missed?

Asked by davvictor 3 days ago

Last reply by garyd11 2 days ago

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Browser

Wwhen I try to type in the field in the middle of my home page (Chrome in Firefox) why does it instantly transfer mt typing to the address bar. Also, why does the brow… (read more)

Wwhen I try to type in the field in the middle of my home page (Chrome in Firefox) why does it instantly transfer mt typing to the address bar. Also, why does the browser name appear in the address bar when I start to type? I know what browser I'm using. It's all very, very annoying. How can I stop all this stuff happening?

Asked by mckendrick 2 days ago

Answered by TyDraniu 2 days ago

Default player size

Yes, how to I get back to default player size in linkedin learning and others without changing the zoom? This is only happening on my IMac 27" on firefox, my laptop and … (read more)

Yes, how to I get back to default player size in linkedin learning and others without changing the zoom? This is only happening on my IMac 27" on firefox, my laptop and google chrome display fine.

Thank you

Asked by JoneZ78 3 days ago

Last reply by JoneZ78 2 days ago

browsing

after typing in search term and hitting enter, the website (url) appears behind the search term. only happens in firefox. not in google chrome using at+t internet service… (read more)

after typing in search term and hitting enter, the website (url) appears behind the search term. only happens in firefox. not in google chrome using at+t internet service any advice?

Asked by timchmielewski 5 days ago

Last reply by timchmielewski 2 days ago

Spellcheck Acting Strange

Hello. I'm experiencing some strangeness with the spellcheck on Firefox and would like to know if anyone can help. I often seem to mistype "don't" as "don;t." Same with "… (read more)

Hello.

I'm experiencing some strangeness with the spellcheck on Firefox and would like to know if anyone can help.

I often seem to mistype "don't" as "don;t." Same with "won't." Firefox does not mark these as incorrect. But if I type "shouldn;t" or "couldn;t" I get a red underline.

Is there something I can edit to get those words with a semicolon to be marked as misspelled?

I'm using FF 91 on Win 7. But it's been this way for a long time, many different versions.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Asked by boyodiguwu 3 days ago

Last reply by TerryN21 2 days ago

incoming email attachments on my windows ten mail now all show firefox logo and i cannot just click and open attachments ,this is so serious for me that i am thinking of changing browser after many happy years. them

i breifly saw an articale that said i could change my firefox settings to resolve this but cannot find it now. i am 72 and semi computer literate . and dyslexic .

Asked by mrpwstringer 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

Pocket is missing from Firefox preferences

I have Firefox version 78, as my MacBook Pro is 11 years old. After the last automatic update, however, Pocket has disappeared from my tab. I did the following: 1. typed … (read more)

I have Firefox version 78, as my MacBook Pro is 11 years old. After the last automatic update, however, Pocket has disappeared from my tab. I did the following:

1. typed in about:config 2. accepted the risk 3. all areas are set to "true" 4. went to Firefox preferences and the to Firefox Home Content and add Pocket is no longer listed. (See snap shot)

I tried downloaded the latest version of Firefox, but my computer is too old to use it. Is there anything else I can do? I really enjoyed Pocket and its articles. Thank you.

Asked by mpmcfee 3 days ago

'Edit/Find in Page' won't turn off

I use the 'Edit/Find in Page' (Cntl + F) to look for something on a web page and, once I find it, I turn if by re-entering Cntl + F. This no longer works the same on my … (read more)

I use the 'Edit/Find in Page' (Cntl + F) to look for something on a web page and, once I find it, I turn if by re-entering Cntl + F. This no longer works the same on my FireFox. Cntl + F still turns on the search bar. But I can't find anything to turn it off. I have tried 'Cntl + F', 'Edit/Find in Page', and there is no 'x' to close the bar. How do I close the Find bar?

Thank you

Asked by MistWing 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

Firefox creating new users and instances

I always have to close all Firefox instances from task manager all the time and then open firefox -p and delete users. It creates them again and again. Is there no way to… (read more)

I always have to close all Firefox instances from task manager all the time and then open firefox -p and delete users. It creates them again and again. Is there no way to stop this?

Asked by Amay 3 days ago

incorrect error message for MP4 video

I am using Firefox Browser 92.0 (64 bit) for Ubuntu Canonical 1.0 I am running Ubuntu on ACER laptop uname -a Linux aneesa-Aspire-5733Z 5.11.0-34-generic #36~20.04.1-Ubun… (read more)

I am using Firefox Browser 92.0 (64 bit) for Ubuntu Canonical 1.0 I am running Ubuntu on ACER laptop uname -a Linux aneesa-Aspire-5733Z 5.11.0-34-generic #36~20.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Aug 27 08:06:32 UTC 2021 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

When I try to open an MP4 video, it gives wrong message 'Video can't be played because the file is corrupt' whereas it plays absolutely fine on Google Chrome. Both screenshots attached.

I provide this link to my 1 minute video. https://maktab.net.au/ZahidMenu.mp4

ffmpeg is installed. I created my video using it.

Please help me. Thank you

Asked by aneesa_parker 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Account access to AKC.org locked out

Firefox has my sign-in to AKC.org account is temporarily (not so temporary!) locked out. Chrome (yuck!) works, but I don't want to have anything to do with Chrome. How … (read more)

Firefox has my sign-in to AKC.org account is temporarily (not so temporary!) locked out. Chrome (yuck!) works, but I don't want to have anything to do with Chrome. How can this be fixed? I have spent a lot of time with AKC support, and we've tried a lot of things including setting up a whole new account with a different email. What is the Firefox problem, and how can I work with or around it. Can Firefox do something about this?

Asked by Crubaiscrucai 3 days ago

Old version of Firefox that allows plugins?

I am looking for the last version of Firefox that allows plugins. I have several older Foscam IP cameras and they work best with the browser plugin. However, Firefox do… (read more)

I am looking for the last version of Firefox that allows plugins. I have several older Foscam IP cameras and they work best with the browser plugin. However, Firefox doesn't allow this anymore and I really don't like any of the viewer clients. What I would like to do is download a portable version and possibly run it in a virtual machine so I can still use the latest version on the same machine. But this would allow me to use the old plugins and view my cameras.

Any ideas? Many thanks! Randall

Asked by boomajang 1 week ago

Last reply by boomajang 3 days ago

cannot open attachments in aol mail

cannot open attachements in aol mail in firefox. most current update. I can open the attachments on an iPad, and if I use Bing as browser. If I forward email to a gmail… (read more)

cannot open attachements in aol mail in firefox. most current update. I can open the attachments on an iPad, and if I use Bing as browser. If I forward email to a gmail account, I can open the attachements in Firefox. Same problem on 3 different pcs. USed to be able to click on attachment and would get option to open or save, not I get nothing.

I have no add ons or extensions other than those required by MOzilla

Any suggestions greatly appreciated.

Thanks

Asked by jaamo 3 days ago