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Send tabs to devise in desktop's firefox can't use, while android can send

Yes, Just like the question title, It can't use in desktop's firefox, and it is not stable for use to use. while click the connect Another devise button, it just a page t… (read more)

Yes, Just like the question title, It can't use in desktop's firefox, and it is not stable for use to use.

while click the connect Another devise button, it just a page to show? Does it Strange for user?

Asked by wild imagine 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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How do I prevent Firefox from automatically expanding to full screen when window touches edge of screen?

I often need to reposition windows so I can see enough of several to click between them. When I move a window so it touches the edge of the screen, it switches to full sc… (read more)

I often need to reposition windows so I can see enough of several to click between them. When I move a window so it touches the edge of the screen, it switches to full screen. How do I turn this function off so that it will not become full screen unless I explicitly choose that option from the fullscreen/restore button or a menu option inside Firefox.

Asked by David 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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"The page isn’t redirecting properly" when try download file in google drive

it show massage "The page isn’t redirecting properly" every I try download file from my google drive. I search solution in mozilla support and lot of them sugest to delet… (read more)

it show massage "The page isn’t redirecting properly" every I try download file from my google drive. I search solution in mozilla support and lot of them sugest to delete cookies cause cookies corrupt or like that. but still same not solved.

please help, thanks.

Asked by kiriha86 1 year ago

Answered by kiriha86 1 year ago

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Outlook mail web page signout link on account page is absent. OK on chrome.

The account dropdown on the outlook mail web page should contain 3 links: My account My profile Sign out Almost always all three are absent using Firefox, always present … (read more)

The account dropdown on the outlook mail web page should contain 3 links: My account My profile Sign out Almost always all three are absent using Firefox, always present using Chrome. Win10/64 1909.

Asked by greenchurch 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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How can I access the firefox bookmark "library" window so I can rename/move/delete bookmarks quickly. It seems to be hidden.

I am trying to get to the bookmarks library window similar to to the attached. I have searched all over but can not seem to find an up to date article. (even the Mozill… (read more)

I am trying to get to the bookmarks library window similar to to the attached.

I have searched all over but can not seem to find an up to date article. (even the Mozilla help article is out of date).

Asked by applephx 1 year ago

Answered by Senali Madawala 1 year ago

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How do I add custom css to Firefox default homepage via addon?

I've noticed that the "chrome/userContent.css" file doesn't effect the homepage anymore, but I'd rather do it through an addon. Is it possible to inject css into firefox'… (read more)

I've noticed that the "chrome/userContent.css" file doesn't effect the homepage anymore, but I'd rather do it through an addon. Is it possible to inject css into firefox's default homepage?

Asked by Computer 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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Firefox started randomly crashing today, several times. "Socket Thread" received signal SIGPIPE, Broken pipe / "Exiting due to channel error" messages

Version: firefox-70.0-1.fc30.x86_64 [Fedora 30. GNOME. Wayland] I tried running with --safe-mode [all extensions disabled], but it kept happening. Does the following mat… (read more)

Version: firefox-70.0-1.fc30.x86_64 [Fedora 30. GNOME. Wayland]

I tried running with --safe-mode [all extensions disabled], but it kept happening. Does the following match any known problem?

I don't have any crash information recorded by firefox. So I've tried running it in a terminal instead and capturing the console output.

    1. No firefox crash recordings

The crash report dialogue does *not* appear when Firefox crashes.

Firefox support articles also suggested I look in "about:crashes". However when I visit "about:crashes", Firefox just says "Hmm. That address doesn’t look right. Please check that the URL is correct and try again."

In "~/.mozilla/firefox/Crash Reports/submitted/", there are several files but they are all older than the current month (November 2019).

    1. Console output

$ firefox -g ... (gdb) run ... Thread 13 "Socket Thread" received signal SIGPIPE, Broken pipe. [Switching to Thread 0x7fffdcc81700 (LWP 15304)] 0x00007ffff7f88ddc in send () from /lib64/libpthread.so.0 (gdb) where

  1. 0 0x00007ffff7f88ddc in send () at /lib64/libpthread.so.0
  2. 1 0x00007ffff6fe46fc in pt_Send () at /lib64/libnspr4.so
  3. 2 0x00007fffef3653b8 in ssl_DefSend () at /lib64/libssl3.so
  4. 3 0x00007fffef35503f in ssl3_SendRecord () at /lib64/libssl3.so
  5. 4 0x00007fffef355503 in SSL3_SendAlert () at /lib64/libssl3.so
  6. 5 0x00007fffef36c050 in ssl_SecureClose () at /lib64/libssl3.so
  7. 6 0x00007ffff064fedb in nsSSLIOLayerClose(PRFileDesc*) [clone .lto_priv.0] ()
   at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  1. 7 0x00007ffff2aa8d3e in mozilla::net::nsSocketTransport::ReleaseFD_Locked(PRFileDesc*) [clone .part.0] () at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  2. 8 0x00007ffff2aae685 in mozilla::net::nsSocketTransport::OnSocketDetached(PRFileDesc*) () at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  3. 9 0x00007ffff2aae48f in mozilla::net::nsSocketTransportService::DetachSocket(mozilla::net::nsSocketTransportService::SocketContext*, mozilla::net::nsSocketTransportService::SocketContext*) () at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  4. 10 0x00007ffff1dd6ab3 in mozilla::net::nsSocketTransportService::Run() ()
   at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  1. 11 0x00007ffff1dd0bed in nsThread::ProcessNextEvent(bool, bool*) ()
   at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  1. 12 0x00007ffff1dcf7b8 in mozilla::ipc::MessagePumpForNonMainThreads::Run(base::MessagePump::Delegate*) () at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  2. 13 0x00007ffff1d62dd5 in MessageLoop::Run() () at /usr/lib64/firefox/libxul.so
  3. 14 0x00007ffff1dcd7b7 in nsThread::ThreadFunc(void*) ()

--Type <RET> for more, q to quit, c to continue without paging--

  ibxul.so
  1. 15 0x00007ffff6fe7869 in _pt_root () at /lib64/libnspr4.so
  2. 16 0x00007ffff7f7f4c0 in start_thread () at /lib64/libpthread.so.0
  3. 17 0x00007ffff7b4d553 in clone () at /lib64/libc.so.6

(gdb) quit A debugging session is active.

Inferior 1 [process 15278] will be killed.

Quit anyway? (y or n) y [Child 16200, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. [Child 16160, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. Crash Annotation GraphicsCriticalError: |[C0][GFX1-]: Receive IPC close with reason=AbnormalShutdown (t=295.395) [GFX1-]: Receive IPC close with reason=AbnormalShutdown Crash Annotation GraphicsCriticalError: |[C0][GFX1-]: Receive IPC close with reason=AbnormalShutdown (t=158.353) [GFX1-]: Receive IPC close with reason=AbnormalShutdown [Child 16082, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. [Child 15998, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. [Child 15411, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. [Child 16117, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error.

$ firefox -g --safe-mode ... (gdb) run ... Thread 13 "Socket Thread" received signal SIGPIPE, Broken pipe. 0x00007ffff7f88ddc in send () from /lib64/libpthread.so.0 (gdb) quit A debugging session is active.

Inferior 1 [process 17788] will be killed.

Quit anyway? (y or n) y [Child 18836, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (44): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 [Child 18192, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (3): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Exiting due to channel error. Exiting due to channel error. Exiting due to channel error. [Child 18836, Chrome_ChildThread] WARNING: pipe error (43): Connection reset by peer: file /builddir/build/BUILD/firefox-70.0/ipc/chromium/src/chrome/common/ipc_channel_posix.cc, line 358 Crash Annotation GraphicsCriticalError: |[C0][GFX1-]: Receive IPC close with reason=AbnormalShutdown (t=716.9)

      1. !!! [Child][MessageChannel::SendAndWait] Error: Channel error: cannot send/recv

Asked by alan.christopher.jenkins 1 year ago

Answered by alan.christopher.jenkins 1 year ago

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How can I remove the "Did you mean to go to..." drop down bar when searching for something in the search bar?

How can I remove the drop down bar that asks me if I "meant to go to" some specific place every time I do a single-word search in the search bar? Apparently this was a pr… (read more)

How can I remove the drop down bar that asks me if I "meant to go to" some specific place every time I do a single-word search in the search bar? Apparently this was a problem a few years ago with a Firefox update, and it has just started happening to me after this most recent update. It is extremely annoying and there isn't anything in Options that allows a user to turn it off.

I tried a potential fix posted in one of the older support threads regarding this issue (switching browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words preference from false to true) but it doesn't seem to have worked, even after disabling the DNS's "Web Address Error Redirect Service", then resetting Firefox and my router after changing that setting.

Another method I tried was changing my DNS settings I also tried setting keyword.enabled to false, but that did not work either.

I've attached a screenshot of the specific drop down bar I'm referring to.

Asked by B M 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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Why Firefox don't make Bookmark bar displayed in New Tab only like Chrome?

Hi, i am a Firefox lover. I have been using Firefox for about 3 years. But have one things that i really hate in Firefox, that is bookmark bar in Firefox not disappear au… (read more)

Hi, i am a Firefox lover. I have been using Firefox for about 3 years. But have one things that i really hate in Firefox, that is bookmark bar in Firefox not disappear automatic when you are not in Newtab. My screen is quiet small (13 inch) so it's quiet anoy when the bookmark bar take a small space of the interface. I just wonder that why Firefox don't make it like Chrome?

I tried a way, which is using custom userChrome.css but it's animation is not smooth.

I really love Firefox and i hope that you will make it become more convenient for users.

Thank you.

Asked by Thuat Nguyen 1 year ago

Answered by the-edmeister 1 year ago

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I can''t bookmark any pages now. It worked the last time I used it, now when I click it nothing at all happens?

I click on the star to bookmark the Gators Softball twitter, facebook, and fall schedules and nothing at all happens. Usually a box drops down if you want to edit what to… (read more)

I click on the star to bookmark the Gators Softball twitter, facebook, and fall schedules and nothing at all happens. Usually a box drops down if you want to edit what to call the bookmark. But nothing at all happens now. What is going on? How can I fix this? Help! It used to work, even just last week I bookmarked something I think.

Asked by Jeanne M 1 year ago

Answered by Jeanne M 1 year ago

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In my laptop,every time i open Google Chrome instead of opening chrome it opens Firefox. Please help

From last 1 week i have tried to open google chrome but it always opens Mozilla firefox ,i have tried changing defaults and have tried to delete firefox but nothing work.… (read more)

From last 1 week i have tried to open google chrome but it always opens Mozilla firefox ,i have tried changing defaults and have tried to delete firefox but nothing work.I have to work on google but it won't let me open chrome.Please help,Thanks

Asked by GhostRider 1 year ago

Answered by McCoy 1 year ago

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[FF 70]How do I get rid ow the "What's New" button?

https://imgur.com/HPLwuI8 I mean that "gift" button marked "What's new" which was added in FF 70. It's not seen under "customize" dialog and still I want to remove it som… (read more)

https://imgur.com/HPLwuI8

I mean that "gift" button marked "What's new" which was added in FF 70. It's not seen under "customize" dialog and still I want to remove it somehow. How can I do this ?

Asked by tomasz.chlebinski 1 year ago

Answered by tomasz.chlebinski 1 year ago

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Copy content of inspector

I have saved an html page, I do 'inspect element'. That opens a web developer's interface on tab 'inspector'. What I want to do next is copy all that is in it. Ctrl-A doe… (read more)

I have saved an html page, I do 'inspect element'. That opens a web developer's interface on tab 'inspector'. What I want to do next is copy all that is in it. Ctrl-A does not select all.

Asked by erw1 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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I'm trying to use MozBackup to transfer Firefox and Thunderbird to my new computer, and it's not working. Help!

I have used Firefox and Thunderbird for many years, and have always used MozBackup when I upgraded to a new computer. This time, I am moving from a Windows 7 machine (bu… (read more)

I have used Firefox and Thunderbird for many years, and have always used MozBackup when I upgraded to a new computer. This time, I am moving from a Windows 7 machine (but with up-to-date Firefox and Thunderbird). I downloaded both Firefox and Thunderbird to my new machine. I used MozBackup to backup my profiles on my old machine and restore them on this machine.

Except when I open Firefox or Thunderbird, nothing has been restored. Thunderbird has no email profiles nor any saved emails, it is a perfectly clean new version asking me to set up a profile. Firefox has the tabs I opened on this machine before trying to restore the profile from my other machine. It has all the data from Firefox Synch, except that (as before the attempt at using MozBackup) all of my carefully curated folders of bookmarks from over a decade of use are gone (all the bookmarks appear to be there, but there is no organization or folders).

I have now tried uninstalling and reinstalling Firefox, Thunderbird, and MozBackup multiple times, and running MozBackup multiple times, and the same thing happens each time.

Asked by annahaugen 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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My authenticator give codes but firefox say invalid codes

When I enable my 2FA on Firefox 70.0.1(64 bit). I scanned the QR code by Microsoft Authenticator from my windows mobile but when I apply the codes then it say invalid cod… (read more)

When I enable my 2FA on Firefox 70.0.1(64 bit). I scanned the QR code by Microsoft Authenticator from my windows mobile but when I apply the codes then it say invalid code.I also tried manually enter secret key but it still say invalid codes.I checked on my both devices mobile and PC all date and times are correct.I also disabled my VPN but none works.I setup another 2FA 2 months earlier and it works fine but when I disabled because I don't have access that device anymore and on re-enabling 2FA then it say invalid codes.

Asked by Vonex 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox adds a char(10) to cell content under repeatable conditions in google sheets. Does not happen with chrome.

This was first reported here original post and verified by Mchall and me. The issue arises with the following steps find a cell with text (not formula) place the cu… (read more)

This was first reported here original post and verified by Mchall and me.

The issue arises with the following steps

   find a cell with text (not formula)
   place the cursor in the edit line (formula bar)
   backspace to remove all of the text
   type in new text
   hit enter

A new line, char(10) is inserted after the text. Confirmed with a find function.

It did this with Firefox but not Chrome. Reported in Google sheets forum title "Why are line breaks being added to cells randomly" Can't see how to add link here.

Asked by hannahse 1 year ago

Answered by hannahse 1 year ago

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Lost all cookies, history, and saved passwords after downgrading

I was force updated to Firefox 70 and I didn't like the new layout for the new tab page, so I installed the .exe to downgrade to 69.0.3 . However, when I launched Firefo… (read more)

I was force updated to Firefox 70 and I didn't like the new layout for the new tab page, so I installed the .exe to downgrade to 69.0.3 .

However, when I launched Firefox again, I lost all of my saved data on the browser and it was a fresh profile.

Prior to downgrading, I had saved a copy of the Mozilla Firefox folder that is C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox just in case.

Is there any way I could fix this and revert to the saved settings, extensions, and passwords that I previously had?

Thank you in advance.

Asked by helpmybrowser123 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago