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Deleting cookies and browsing history?

I'm experiencing some trouble on the website Chesstempo. I can't acces some of the functionalities on the site and I can't log out off the site. I think a resent Firefox … (read more)

I'm experiencing some trouble on the website Chesstempo. I can't acces some of the functionalities on the site and I can't log out off the site.

I think a resent Firefox update might have changed somethings in regard to browser history and cookies?

My problem: Firefox won't delete cookies and browser history. I did a reset and when that didn't work I had to manually delete sqlite and json files. That worked!.....but I'm still experiencing problems on Chesstempo.

I'm on old hardware here, so the problem could be on my end, but Chesstempo worked fine until recently. Obviously Chesstempo have to have the abillity to set and read cookies to track my activity properly.

Other competing products work fine here?

Any thoughts would be appreciated

Asked by poul8henrik 2 days ago

Answered by poul8henrik 2 days ago

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How to delete those emails that list from the login Facebook page

Hi, From the login Facebook page. I tried to delete those emails and phone number that I login or searching accounts on Facebook. Please assist me on how to delete those… (read more)

Hi, From the login Facebook page. I tried to delete those emails and phone number that I login or searching accounts on Facebook. Please assist me on how to delete those emails from the Email or Phone number bar? I have attached the photo. Thanks.

Asked by Zoeyle 1 week ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 week ago

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GDPR notice keeps appearing again and again after closing firefox

On a number of websites, I get a GDPR notice every time I visit it. I use to set it to accept minimal required cookies only, but I have to reset preferences every time I … (read more)

On a number of websites, I get a GDPR notice every time I visit it. I use to set it to accept minimal required cookies only, but I have to reset preferences every time I visit the website after closing Firefox. Is there any way to make firefox remember these settings?

Asked by jorisvanmol 2 weeks ago

Answered by cor-el 2 weeks 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 month ago

Answered by cor-el 1 month ago

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Problem with disabling or refusing to accept cookies during redirection.

Good day, i met next issue with Coockes transfer during redirections (i suppose that). I.e. when i try to download smth from Google drive i got: An error occurred during… (read more)

Good day, i met next issue with Coockes transfer during redirections (i suppose that).

I.e. when i try to download smth from Google drive i got: An error occurred during a connection to doc-0o-ag-docs.googleusercontent.com.

   This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies.

I try to follow standard advises such as disable tracking and cookies blocking (as well i disable fingerprints and all addons and delete all cookies and history storage and it's didn't help at all).

I try to download in private mod as well, but got stacked with same issue. With Chromium all works fine.

Firefox version (nightly): 78.0a1 (2020-05-28) (64-bit)

I try to download with vanilla Firefox - same result.

Asked by nolik 1 month ago

Answered by nolik 2 weeks ago

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How to set cookies in Firefox browser

Now the browser version Firefox Quantum Extended Support Release 68.4.1esr (32-bit) for Alt Linux is installed on my computer. Upon request by the POST method in the spec… (read more)

Now the browser version Firefox Quantum Extended Support Release 68.4.1esr (32-bit) for Alt Linux is installed on my computer. Upon request by the POST method in the specified browser from the Apache server on the same computer loads a static web page with the following META tag in its header: <META HTTP-EQUIV="Set-Cookie" CONTENT="name=password; PATH=/"> After that, cookies must be created in the browser. Really they are created - in other browsers (Chrome and Opera), but for some reason they ceased to be created in the Firefox browser. What is the reason for this and is it possible to resume and track their creation in Firefox? I would be grateful for any answer on this question.

Asked by vadval15 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 weeks ago

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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 1 month ago

Answered by rudygrado5 4 weeks 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 1 month ago

Answered by cor-el 4 weeks 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 1 month ago

Answered by cor-el 1 month 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 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 month 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 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 month 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 1 month ago

Answered by Shashank Shekhar 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 months ago

Answered by cor-el 2 months 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 2 months ago

Answered by philipp 2 months 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 3 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 months ago