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Lockwise and multiple usernames

I subscribe to a number of separate "Things" hosted by a single company (silly example) http://stuffstuff.co.uk. My user name for each of the separate things is "mr-sill… (read more)

I subscribe to a number of separate "Things" hosted by a single company (silly example) http://stuffstuff.co.uk. My user name for each of the separate things is "mr-silly@silly.co.uk" and the only thing that differentiates them is that each "Thing" requires a different password.

Thing 1 Username: mr-silly@silly.co.uk Password: 1sillything Thing 2 Username: mr-silly@silly.co.uk Password: 2anothersillything Thing 3 Username: mr-silly@silly.co.uk Password: 3moresillything

and so on...

Unfortunately this Lockwise thing will not permit this to happen, presenting the following stupid message.

"An entry for http://stuffstuff.co.uk with that username already exists. Go to existing entry?"

How do I get around this Lockwise silliness?

The email address is required as the user name by the company.

Don't suggest having a different email address for each user name, that is not possible.

While the question maybe posed in a silly manner  :-) I am quite serious about the problem. Thanks Ax

Asked by arturox 3 days ago

URL bar autocomplete stopped working

I've used Firefox for several years. Up until recently, anytime I would type the beginning of a heavily visited site, I could simply hit enter and it would autocomplete t… (read more)

I've used Firefox for several years. Up until recently, anytime I would type the beginning of a heavily visited site, I could simply hit enter and it would autocomplete the website for me. It doesn't do that anymore, and I either have to type out the entire website, click it in the 'suggestions' that drop down, or click it in my bookmarks. I used to be able to type 'gmai' and hit enter to go to gmail, now it just searches 'gmai' on Google. Is there some setting I'm missing? This is extremely frustrating.

Asked by DILeakstudios 2 days ago

Firefox loads homedepot.com webpages very slowly

Firefox takes about 12 seconds to load homedepot.com webpages that are specific to products. Here is an example of a page that takes 12 seconds to load: https://www.hom… (read more)

Firefox takes about 12 seconds to load homedepot.com webpages that are specific to products. Here is an example of a page that takes 12 seconds to load: https://www.homedepot.com/p/Milwaukee-15-Amp-1-1-4-in-Stroke-Orbital-SUPER-SAWZALL-Reciprocating-Saw-with-Hard-Case-6538-21/202101594.

I have tried removing all of my add-ons and this does not fix the problem.

Asked by Rumboogy 1 day ago

Last reply by Rumboogy 23 hours ago

logged in websites are not remaining logged in, must re-log in every few hours

hi all i'm having a problem with firefox browser, its not keeping my website logged in. This does not occur after i close my browser but after a few hours of log in, eve… (read more)

hi all i'm having a problem with firefox browser, its not keeping my website logged in. This does not occur after i close my browser but after a few hours of log in, even if i leave the browser opened and come again back later.

I've been using firefox for ages now and never really had this issue. It has only starting happening only recently, since early this week or last week the most.

I've also manually cleared all cookies/log in etc and updated firefox to the latest version maybe it helps, but nothing changed.

Please note that I do not clear history/active log in etc neither it is set up to do it automatically when i close browser also i do not have any 3rd party apps that forbid cookies. I had a firefox addon before but disabled it maybe it was interfering, but it still didnt resolve the problem.

any help much appreciated as it is getting quite irritating. Thanks in advance Lee

Asked by JC 2 days ago

Last reply by JC 9 hours ago

Export html addon list

Before the switch to Quantum, there were addons like Extension list dumper and Infolister. Currently, Chrome has a nice extension called Share Extensions for Google Chrom… (read more)

Before the switch to Quantum, there were addons like Extension list dumper and Infolister.

Currently, Chrome has a nice extension called Share Extensions for Google Chrome™, which, basically, is what I'm looking for in Firefox. Share Extensions for Google Chrome™ exports an html file with each addons' description and it's name is also a hyperlink to it's page in the Chrome Web Store. It has no version info, but better that nothing.

My searches for any kind of list exporter came up empty.

Asked by noel_envode 6 days ago

Duplicate Bookmark entries

Win 7 Pro, 64-bit, FF 81.0.2, 32-bit. It appears that FF will not permit me to enter a duplicate bookmark. However, there are times when I would like the same bookmark t… (read more)

Win 7 Pro, 64-bit, FF 81.0.2, 32-bit.

It appears that FF will not permit me to enter a duplicate bookmark. However, there are times when I would like the same bookmark to appear in more that one location. Is there a way to do this?

Asked by LesF 6 days ago

Passwords not syncing

I don't know why I can't find any help articles on this, I can't possibly be the only one. My firefox account is not syncing between my devices. I am logged in to my fire… (read more)

I don't know why I can't find any help articles on this, I can't possibly be the only one. My firefox account is not syncing between my devices. I am logged in to my firefox account on all of my devices. I only have one account. I can save a password on one, but it does not save on my account and I am not able to retrieve it between devices. What is the point of syncing if I can't access my passwords on other accounts? And yes, I have sync turned on. Also, why does it not auto fill across devices when the password is saved?? It seems like a useless feature.

Asked by jbunds 6 days ago

How to Show "Look Up" menu item in Firefox on Mac when alt-click/right-click a word?

When I right click a word in either Chrome or Safari, it shows the Mac menu option called "Look Up" which I often use for searching dictionary meanings. How can we do tha… (read more)

When I right click a word in either Chrome or Safari, it shows the Mac menu option called "Look Up" which I often use for searching dictionary meanings.

How can we do that in Firefox for Mac?

Asked by stoikoviro 6 days ago

Problems with syncing across devices

Since updating to Android version 81.1.4 (which I don't particularly like as the whole fabric of the app renders it more difficult to use) I have had problems syncing acr… (read more)

Since updating to Android version 81.1.4 (which I don't particularly like as the whole fabric of the app renders it more difficult to use) I have had problems syncing across my Windows 10 desktop, my Apple MacBook Pro (OS X 10.15.7) and Android phone. It is as if the last update to both Android and the Windows version of Firefox have destroyed the syncing process that previously existed. Trying to follow the prescribed process for syncing has also proven difficult to the point of frustration. I seek a clear set of the steps involved with explanations of the steps that appear to me to have been omitted by the Firefox cognoscenti so that I can achieve the synchronisation of passwords and bookmarks across platforms. To help understand where I am at in the process and what is going wrong, I have tried to sync devices and add devices by opening Firefox on my Windows desktop and logging into my account. From there I select Account settings-Sync settings-Connect another device. This opens a new tab (Connect another device that has a dialogue box with a 'Show code' button. Clicking on the button produces another dialogue box with a Q-Code displayed that is supposed to 'scan in the code from within Sync settings'. From there on I am lost. I cannot discern any Q-code viewer within the sync settings on my Android device and using my camera results in nothing but an image of the code. Can someone please help with a clear explanation of what I need to do to synchronise Firefox across my platforms and restore my faith in the browser that has served me well for about the past two decades? I have neither the time nor inclination to trawl through all the KB articles that appear somewhat related but prove simply to add to my frustration with the product.

Asked by jackgeorge15 6 days ago

Getting randomly logged out of sites

I have recently updated to version 81.0.2 of Firefox, and have noticed that for some reason, twitter will randomly sign me out for no reason even if I don't sign out of t… (read more)

I have recently updated to version 81.0.2 of Firefox, and have noticed that for some reason, twitter will randomly sign me out for no reason even if I don't sign out of the site when I close the tab, forcing me to sign back in every so often. Curiously, something similar happens with gmail, as it will make me sign in both of my email accounts, even though normally when I bring up the gmail website it usually just asks which account I wish to sign in to. I have not cleared my cookies in the last few days, nor my cache, so this shouldn't be happening. What exactly is happening here? I didn't have this problem in the previous version of Firefox. Can anyone help?

Asked by Marc7 6 days ago

How to use the latest download directory for the next download

I've configured my Firefox for Fedora to ask me every time in which directory I want to save the file. The default directory used by Firefox is /run/user/1000/doc/ Even a… (read more)

I've configured my Firefox for Fedora to ask me every time in which directory I want to save the file. The default directory used by Firefox is /run/user/1000/doc/ Even after changing the directory and downloading another file, Firefox keeps reverting to this /run directory. Can I make Firefox stick to the latest directory I used? I do not want to use a fixed Download directory

Asked by joep.beijnsberger 6 days ago

Can't open Google Documents

I'm unable to open google documents in the Firefox browser. I had the same issue in Google Chrome and contacted the support, and it was associated with an extention that … (read more)

I'm unable to open google documents in the Firefox browser. I had the same issue in Google Chrome and contacted the support, and it was associated with an extention that allowed offline viewing of the document. Unfortunately, the issue persists here, and I don't know how to fix it.

Asked by netehund 6 days ago

Sharing to Facebook

Since Facebook imposed its new version on users, I find that often, when I share something from an external source (like a newspaper article), as soon as I post it and th… (read more)

Since Facebook imposed its new version on users, I find that often, when I share something from an external source (like a newspaper article), as soon as I post it and the popup disappears, Firefox immediately opens a new tab that says 'close this tab to continue'. It's very irritating. Does anyone else have this problem, and is there a fix for it? Thanks in advance

Asked by carrie.silversmith 6 days ago

Google Meets keeps disconnecting in the middle of a meet only on Firefox

Whenever I go into a google meet for school, it doesn't work the same as it did on Microsoft Edge or Chrome. In Firefox, I keep getting disonnected at random times and so… (read more)

Whenever I go into a google meet for school, it doesn't work the same as it did on Microsoft Edge or Chrome. In Firefox, I keep getting disonnected at random times and some parts of the page are completely broken. I've sent a lot of messages using the feedback button in google meets, but they seem to be doing nothing. I don't want to switch to Chrome or Microsoft Edge anytime because Firefox is the best. Please help, thanks.

Asked by noobishply 6 days ago

Firerox don't load pages in a new TAB - but if I open another, it loads

I'm having a weird problem with Firefox for a long time now. I'm using the latest version, for windows, x64bits - 81.0.2 Sometimes, I press Ctrl+T to open a new TAB and … (read more)

I'm having a weird problem with Firefox for a long time now.

I'm using the latest version, for windows, x64bits - 81.0.2

Sometimes, I press Ctrl+T to open a new TAB and I type an address or paste an address and it just won't load the page... It stays loading, loading and it does nothing.. BUT If I open another tab (Ctrl+T or in the plus sign) and paste or type and address, everything works... This can happen again on the same window or in another window... I just don't know what is happening... I haven't switch to another browser because I love Firefox to much, but I'm getting a bit tired of this problem...

Any hints on why this is happening ?

Asked by Bruno Santos 6 days ago

Last reply by Bruno Santos 6 days ago

Suppress a POP count

I try to suppress a POP count after having created an IMAP count with the same name. The way to process seams to be : Open the count with menu Tools > Paramètres and s… (read more)

I try to suppress a POP count after having created an IMAP count with the same name. The way to process seams to be : Open the count with menu Tools > Paramètres and select the POP count. I get the message : A count with the same name already exists. Please use a diferent name of count. And I can’t go further. How can I do ? Thanks.

Asked by bpissarro1 6 days ago