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home page showing only gray + bookmark bar blanked out

I'm on Windows 10. Every time I open up a new tab, I cannot see either the saved links or bookmarks. It's like they have been wiped from the page. I can still access the … (read more)

I'm on Windows 10. Every time I open up a new tab, I cannot see either the saved links or bookmarks. It's like they have been wiped from the page. I can still access the bookmarks. I've tried the about:newtab and about:home fixes but neither have worked. None of my extensions are doing it, either.

Thanks for your time.

Asked by moonstar.ara 19 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 hour ago

lastest versions have screwed up my computer. HELP!

Good morning, There are multiple questions. 1. Now everytime I click on a link in an article it opens a completely different page of firefox instead of just making a tab… (read more)

Good morning, There are multiple questions. 1. Now everytime I click on a link in an article it opens a completely different page of firefox instead of just making a tab on the line with all the other tabs. It also loads that new page half way off the screen on the right hand side and I have to drag it over, open it full sized and then screw around with cutting and pasting the url into a new tab on the old firefox page. How do I stop it from doing this? It's realllllly annoying.

2. It is screwing up some of my graphics by putting horizontal lines into the picutres to where you can't view it. Specifically on jigsaws from jigsawplanet.com. I work on a gaming site and this really impacts my ability to do my job (or have fun).

3. One one particular site HEXrpg.com, I set my view at 120% and every page I go it it reverts it back to 100%. This did NOT used to happen and it only seems to be happening on that particular site..... However, it could be on other sites as I've had to set my entire computer to 120% now so I can read the posts on that one site and now everything is too big for my screens in the other sites.

I don't know what you guys were trying to do, but whatever it was, can you please put it back to the way it was before this last (possibly last 2) updates. If not I'm going to have to switch to Edge or Chrome and I really don't want to have to do this because I've been with Firefox forever. HELP!?! Deborah DeVane

Asked by dcdevane 11 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 5 hours ago

new tab bar

the new tab bar went crazy and started just down loading new tab bars none stop was able to stop at 75 down loaded how can i delete them they are all across my new tab ba… (read more)

the new tab bar went crazy and started just down loading new tab bars none stop was able to stop at 75 down loaded how can i delete them they are all across my new tab bar at the top of my web page i have tried to delete them individually but that does not work very very frustrated thank you

Asked by nichelsondennis 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

pinned tab won't go away

There is a pinned tab that shows up on start-up that I cannot get rid of. I have unpinned the tab and exited Firefox but everytime I return it shows up again. I have even… (read more)

There is a pinned tab that shows up on start-up that I cannot get rid of. I have unpinned the tab and exited Firefox but everytime I return it shows up again. I have even removed and reinstalled Firefox.

Help. This is annoying.

Asked by jsyeager 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

old tabs reopening after updates

hi, back a month later after posting this ( https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1387447 ) i didn't get a chance to implement the solution because by the time i ha… (read more)

hi, back a month later after posting this ( https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1387447 )

i didn't get a chance to implement the solution because by the time i had received it, i had already opened everything back up manually, and closed out firefox multiple times (when i first started up and noticed missing tabs), which i presume created a new session. i can soundly say its happened and i think i've pinned down the issue. it seems that when i update firefox, it restarts tabs from around the time of the previous update. is there something that could be causing this? i've scrounged my session back up data, and none of them contain my previous tabs, and my alternate session doesn't either. my actual previous tabs are shown in my recent history, so there should be no reason it opens tabs from august right? this time after the update firefox disabled all of my add-ons and my theme, which it has never done to me before.

(i also noticed two login.json from may and june respectively that have been labelled corrupt. could that be an issue? my latest one however, seems uncorrupted, from the day of and day before posting this reply.)

if you could kindly help me, please do. thank you in advance.

Asked by lourdes. 2 days ago

strange thing after update

before the update if i opened a new tab the it opened after my active tabs, now its reserved and its open before them (between my pinned and not pinned tabs) any solution… (read more)

before the update if i opened a new tab the it opened after my active tabs, now its reserved and its open before them (between my pinned and not pinned tabs) any solution to reserve this change?

https://streamable.com/u2sebd

Asked by moderndefender 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Make Firefox the active window when clicking an external link

Is it possible? Like, for example, you click a link on Discord then it open a new tab AND it makes it the active window. It would be a bit like this config "browser.link… (read more)

Is it possible? Like, for example, you click a link on Discord then it open a new tab AND it makes it the active window.

It would be a bit like this config "browser.link.open_newwindow.override.external" set to "3" not for a window but for a tab + it would make this window the active one.

Asked by Ju 4 days ago

Last reply by Ju 3 days ago

FIrefox on Mac. After restart computer Tabs on different Desktops are all in Desktop1

I use Mac with different tabs placed in different Desktops. Example: FF Tab1 on Desktop1 FF Tab2 and FF Tab3 on Desktop3 When for any reason (mac crash and or Restart of … (read more)

I use Mac with different tabs placed in different Desktops. Example: FF Tab1 on Desktop1 FF Tab2 and FF Tab3 on Desktop3

When for any reason (mac crash and or Restart of Maxc) When I restart FF and reopen previously closed FF Tabs --> ALL FF Tabs are packed in Desktop1. All other Desktops have no more my previously Tabs I had to (FF Tab2 and Tab3 in previous example are now in Desktop1 instead of being in Desktop3).

Any solution to fix this? Thank you

Asked by exemidd 3 days ago

Tabs not opening

Clicking to open a tab browsing usually results in about:blank appearing on the task bar. This always occurs in a gmail page. In addition, some websites are very slow to … (read more)

Clicking to open a tab browsing usually results in about:blank appearing on the task bar. This always occurs in a gmail page. In addition, some websites are very slow to open.

Asked by cyrilep 5 days ago

Last reply by RachelGomez161999 5 days ago

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Multiaccount containers multiplying my tabs?

3 days ago I closed my main Firefox Windowby accident, while other windows were open. To restore, I just used the normal "recently closed windows" option and reopened my … (read more)

3 days ago I closed my main Firefox Windowby accident, while other windows were open. To restore, I just used the normal "recently closed windows" option and reopened my windows. Immediatly, all my tabs that were assigned to "Containers" were duplicated, and I lost the "Simple Tab Groups" order. For each tab on a container, a second was created without an assigned container. Fine, i thought, just closed 130 tabs that were unassigned, and moved them to the right Groups again. Next day, i open firefox, same thing. All tabs duplicated (but now on the proper groups). Closed 130 duplicated tabs and moved on. But I can't spend 5 minutes each day doing it! Testing more, I realized that every time I close and reopen Firefox, all the tabs assigned to a Container get a copy. If i close and reopen firefox 10 times, i will get 10 copies of all tabs, with no assigned containers to them, ending up with 1300 unnecessary tabs.

I just cant figure out how to fix it. Any advice?

Asked by stereohearts0242 1 week ago

Answered by stereohearts0242 6 days ago

How To Open New Private Tab Along Side of an Opened Private Tab

Hello, I want open a private tab along side of an opened private tab . But every time it opens in an new window. So, i am shifting from chrome. In chrome when we try to o… (read more)

Hello, I want open a private tab along side of an opened private tab . But every time it opens in an new window. So, i am shifting from chrome. In chrome when we try to open a link in private tab all the private tabs opens in the same window. So, I want to is this feature available in Firefox or not. If have how can I turn it on. Thanks.

Asked by Dipto 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 week ago

How can I enlarge the now-tiny tabs on Firefox?

The tabs on Firefox seem to be smaller than they were a few days ago, and I can't find where to enlarge them. It would help if right-clicking the Tab Bar brought up a "vi… (read more)

The tabs on Firefox seem to be smaller than they were a few days ago, and I can't find where to enlarge them. It would help if right-clicking the Tab Bar brought up a "view" option.

Asked by Wheel-off-wagon 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Pinned Tabs

Hi! The problem is everytime I launched firefox I see that my pinned tabs are vanished. a week ago there was no problem with that but my sister did something and my pinne… (read more)

Hi! The problem is everytime I launched firefox I see that my pinned tabs are vanished. a week ago there was no problem with that but my sister did something and my pinned tabs dont appear anymore when I start firefox for first time. Please help me. Thanky you for your interest and help in advance:))


Turkish: MErhaba Firefoxu her açtığımda sabitlediğim sekmelerin gitmiş olduğunu görüyorum. Geçen hafta bir sorun yoktu ama küçük kardeşim birşeyler yaptıktan sonra bu hale geldi. Artık sabitlediğim sekmeler firefoxu başlattığımda gözükmüyor. Yardımcı olabilir misiniz?? Şİmdiden ilginiz ve yardımınız için teşekkürler:))

Asked by harunsavas20 1 week ago

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Tabs not being restored when restarting Firefox

I have tried searching all self help topics. I have tried all available settings options. I have upgraded to the latest version 104.0.2. However, nothing seems to fix my … (read more)

I have tried searching all self help topics. I have tried all available settings options. I have upgraded to the latest version 104.0.2. However, nothing seems to fix my problem which is that Firefox will not restore my previously open tabs when I reopen it. This problem started a few weeks ago. I have selected [Open previous windows and tabs] I have selected [Firefox will remember History]

Can you please help

Thanks Fred

Asked by mjbmail32-reg 2 weeks ago

Answered by mjbmail32-reg 1 week ago

When browser is closed and I click a link in an app/email, FF opens my old tabs in one window and a second window with the link I clicked.

The problem is basically in the title. The expected behavior: 1. With FF closed, I click a link in an app or document. 2. FF opens and shows my old tabs in one or more wi… (read more)

The problem is basically in the title. The expected behavior:

1. With FF closed, I click a link in an app or document. 2. FF opens and shows my old tabs in one or more windows. 3. The link I clicked opens in a new tab in the same window as my old tabs.

My browser is set to "Open previous windows and tabs" on restart, and to "Open links in a new tab rather than a new window." I tried some basic about:config fixes as advised here (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1331882) with no luck.

Can anyone help me troubleshoot this?

Firefox 105 - MacOS - add-ons include uBO, Containers.

Asked by maxwilbert 1 week ago

Last reply by maxwilbert 1 week ago