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I would like to have the old ctrl+tab behavior but at the same time use the new recentlyUsedOrder on a custom keybind

Hi. I was looking how to restore the old ctrl+tab behavior and found https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1241201#answer-1174594 . This answered my first half of … (read more)

Hi.

I was looking how to restore the old ctrl+tab behavior and found https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1241201#answer-1174594 . This answered my first half of the question.

However, I do find the new ctrl+tab behavior useful, however not as a replacement of the old behavior, but as an additional feature.

Is there any way I can have ctrl+tab/ctrl+shift+tab behave in the old way, while binding a custom keybinding to the new recently used order tab behavior? (say, e.g. binding it to win+tab)

Asked by xantoz 2 years ago

Last reply by Compinerd 1 year ago

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How to stop redirecting

When I go to att.net to check email, firefox takes me to several other sites, one of which sends me a scare screen, hoping I will click on it. I suppose you would call th… (read more)

When I go to att.net to check email, firefox takes me to several other sites, one of which sends me a scare screen, hoping I will click on it. I suppose you would call this malware. Is there a setting in FireFox to prevent it from going to sites I did not ask it to?

I will try to add a screen capture of the offending screen.

Following is the history: organized with the latest url at the top

https://d1nkumj01332kz.cloudfront.net/v9/message.html?trk=pastion-taried.com&osv=Windows%207&ip=68.9.218.120&cep=Arlv8CdOOItkJhjZiqjWtc_dz4esh_NjdLQUjEkcJG4EstRKPvC-T1x-p8CLQCEKPdLVq1vAI01ZXF0ZpZb7Yrqk-J1N7cnjbPD-TGYkD6Jrpptyq-7JN5P_fGcxD-lphScPR6n1jlg-9fKPprik8NBIm2e7wnoegS_grOWQ63_RdjZ_YSBjW3EXC5Y3pSvtpHooavZBVbXvhJzV5W4ZY7j3MqYj3Upnkue8tw0QsKVvBNuW3Q99pDdumJe3x_BX&zone=1806387-3979200730-0&country=US&time=1544806702&cid=15448067011141496440142440166805814

http://nextoptim.com/script/s2iurl.php?csid=1806387&md=0&s1=13342&stamat=m%7C%2C%2Cg2E243YnoGU3BJ9GH0dEdHP3xP.810%2CiOUtIegL3mbO-vonTaZuRA0gW4cCSrDZ76LeWOYcSPw0OBHaGS1O1cpEPIc_vIDmqFZMwgZmvp7t_5_-We0_82xdkStb9eJzz2p3612WZ3D8GcOte2NQC2u-1l1Vv1oeJjLh5tYpMIitIRlmZYB_OUHCEQMF0TvPrnGRYamWNb8xLFa-Rwbd7lI548BMtLLxXdrA-RlFEzIq2U7gSNkpr7kIOe6eHUvmKh3G8DVti7euSRTqkXxvH1VzgoLlqlq7kUiq4Hiyqy8rTukaVYut9Vwsgo7YFYomkmYwGdowz_6ZcDeAC0Y4kBTg4hP5jNmRkP8egC0xHDCWWeRanOtTuS9ADCtaIwH6MBjaCYa0k07Jc4GX-6j1ieuQ4CkXZ0-85pm9uBc95JZfGlj5TNKj8A%2C%2C

https://advertisingfeed.com/click?node=1&time=1544806680&id=47&pid=8&fid=8&sid=13342&rank=0&ad=eyJ0aXRsZSI6IiIsInVybCI6IiJ9

https://serviceoperative.com/out?out=https%3A%2F%2Fcreativechecker.com%2F%3Fpid%3D8%26sid%3Dstream%26kw%3Dbuy%26f%3Dclick%26bu%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fserviceoperative.com%252Fclick.php%253Fkey%253Dg6xhj2igkvvbntwx10jd%2526t1%253Dzone%2526t2%253Dstream%2526t3%subzone%2526cost%253Dusdcost

https://cpmazu.com/w/1.4/1201031004.js?pubid=ba9b94jj&domain=start.att.net&t=Ag9ZUVtbcHJrcHQEHVZCRFtue3FudAQGT0hBU3Ryf3FyFGc6

https://start.att.net/

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Asked by bob-m 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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Firefox v64 (64-bit) not displaying Flash content

Flash Player 32.0.0.101 Firefox v64 (64-bit) Windows 10 With this configuration Flash content does not work. On Windows 7 Enterprise, the same version of Flash Player an… (read more)

Flash Player 32.0.0.101 Firefox v64 (64-bit) Windows 10

With this configuration Flash content does not work.

On Windows 7 Enterprise, the same version of Flash Player and Firefox

It looks like it is trying to load under Windows 10 but ultimately what is displayed is a blank screen.

Is anyone else running Windows 10 with Firefox and Flash Player and getting it to work. I cannot post the URL because the application is a inhouse application and requires logging in.

Asked by TonyK59 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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how to fix constant tab crashes with 64.0

System auto updated from 63.0.3 to 64.0 today. Since them most all tabs crash immediately. Some Mozilla tabs work, some crash. Tried clearly cache and rebooting, no he… (read more)

System auto updated from 63.0.3 to 64.0 today. Since them most all tabs crash immediately. Some Mozilla tabs work, some crash. Tried clearly cache and rebooting, no help. Using IE to send this.

Asked by mike56 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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Disable autoplay media and all annoying notifications permantly!

Hi all, After searching and applying several settings, I am still getting those annoying messages, popups and whatsoever. No matter what I do. I always preferred Firefox … (read more)

Hi all,

After searching and applying several settings, I am still getting those annoying messages, popups and whatsoever. No matter what I do. I always preferred Firefox as my most favorable browser for many, many years, however I noticed that I started using Chrome more and more because of all these little annoyances.

The last few things I tried are:

about:config dom.webnotifications.enabled (false) dom.push.enabled (false) dom.webnotifications.serviceworker.enabled (false) (for notifications)

about:config media.autoplay.allow-muted (false) media.autoplay.default (2) (for autoplay media)

These ones didn't help: media.autoplay.enabled.user-gestures-needed (false) media.autoplay.ask-permission (false)

Though media doesn't autoplay, I do get a notifcation about if I want to play the media or something similar. Sigh.

Also the help page on Firefox doesn't help at all, like this one: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-autoplay For example; I don't have the "For websites that autoplay sound"-option at all there. See screenshot included.

So what I am trying to here (maybe someone can give me the exact config options):

1. Disable permantly the auto-play function for all media and for all websites 2. Disable every single notification type; I don't want to be asked if I want to play media/sound/music, nor do I want to be asked if I want website notifications or any other kind of notification. I don't want to see a single message at all!!

I hope someone can give me the right settings and/or what to change to make this happen permantly. It's driving me nuts....! Seriously. NUTS! :S

Sidenote; I am also experiencing issues with Firefox on my OnePlus 6T. Sometimes when I enter an URL it doesn't load at all, the screen stays white and doesn't do anything. Closing and starting the app doesn't help. The only solution (sometimes) is to close all my tabs (doesn't matter if it's 10, 40 or 99 tabs). If that fails the solution is a reboot of the phone. And no, it's not the internet connection because a) Chrome wouldn't work, b) nor my other apps. I do use Synchronization between my accounts. The OnePlus 6T was a fresh installation from a couple of weeks ago. Before that (and on my other phone) I had this issue also....

Maybe someone can shed some light as well on the Android issue??

Thank you in advance!

Regards

Asked by HHawk 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 years ago

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All links now open in the same tab. How do I get links to open in a new window?

Prior to the most recent update, if I clicked on a link, it opened in a new window. If I closed the window, I was back where I started. Now, links open in the same tab… (read more)

Prior to the most recent update, if I clicked on a link, it opened in a new window. If I closed the window, I was back where I started.

Now, links open in the same tab, no matter how I select options under "TABS". Getting back to where I started can be very tedious and confusing.

Opening links in a new tab would be OK, but that doesn't work either. All links open in the same tab.

How can I improve the way links open?

Asked by rogerVJO 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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How do I change the Firefox window title?

Currently the window title is in the format "Page name - Mozilla Firefox" for example "Google - Mozilla Firefox". I would like to change the title bar so that it says "G… (read more)

Currently the window title is in the format "Page name - Mozilla Firefox" for example "Google - Mozilla Firefox".

I would like to change the title bar so that it says "Google - Microsoft Internet Explorer". See the attached image.

Asked by aaronfranke 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 years ago

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Need to sign in to firefox, but the Sign in button is doing nothing (about:preferences?entrypoint=menupanel#sync)

On about:preferences?entrypoint=menupanel#sync , The button is not functioning and I can't find any other way to sign in to firefox???

Asked by wadoods 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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Printing to Adobe PDF causes Firefox to freeze

Just for the past few days 12-19-18 or so I've noticed this happening. I'll get an email, click "print" and it will open the email in a pop-up window. I select "Adobe P… (read more)

Just for the past few days 12-19-18 or so I've noticed this happening. I'll get an email, click "print" and it will open the email in a pop-up window. I select "Adobe PDF" as the printer, and then a window usually comes up showing the progress, and then it opens the pdf in Adobe Acrobat.

Recently, however, when that window comes up and shows the progress bar, it freezes. Sometimes I get error messages (shown in screenshots) but mostly I have to go to Task Manager, shut down firefox.exe processes, and I can't print the file to a PDF at all anymore. When I use this feature in Chrome, it works fine. I mean, it used to in Firefox, too, I don't know what changed.

Asked by undies78 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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Content getting white spaces while scrolling in firefox browser alone.

White spaces occurring while scrolling the content with virtual scrolling feature. If we can check this issue with inspect mode it will be working properly there is no wh… (read more)

White spaces occurring while scrolling the content with virtual scrolling feature. If we can check this issue with inspect mode it will be working properly there is no white spaces occurred. But in default, it won't be work properly. Can you please tell me how to resolve this?

Asked by Vengatesh_Maniraj 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 year ago

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this version of firefox requires microsoft windows 7 x64 or newer

Hi, When I try download and install mozilla firefox it gives a prompt "This version of Firefox requires Microsoft Windows 7 x64 or newer". But the fact is that I'm instal… (read more)

Hi,

When I try download and install mozilla firefox it gives a prompt "This version of Firefox requires Microsoft Windows 7 x64 or newer". But the fact is that I'm installing it on a Win 7 64-bit environment and the firefox installer file is also 64-bit. I have verified the minimum system requirements for firefox installation and it meets the criteria. But still it doesn't allow me to install and gives the said prompt.

Tried various install files and no luck. When I try download it is the stub installer file that is available for latest versions. Refer the screenshot of the error.

Asked by vdas 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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I downloaded firefox update Firefox_72.6.js

I watched a video on Youtube and than looked through the comment section to read the comments. The YouTube channel user had a comment with a link to his personal website.… (read more)

I watched a video on Youtube and than looked through the comment section to read the comments. The YouTube channel user had a comment with a link to his personal website. I clicked the link and it immediately took me to a website that looked like a Firefox website. It said my firefox browser was out of date and asked me to download a file. I wasn't thinking and I downloaded the file and gave it permission to run. I immediately realized what I had done and I ran task manager and killed the running process. The file name was Firefox_72.6.js. The file was located at: https://dl. dropboxusercontent .com/ s/4xs37admbmtchrl/Firefox_72.6.js?dl=1

I haven't experienced anything bad on my computer because of this, but I don't think mozilla would have me download an update from dropboxusercontent .com. I did a search on Google for that filename, but I didn't find anything, and I wasn't able to find anything about it being a malicious file. Does anyone have any information or advice they can give me. I'm using Windows 7 and I turned on Security Essentials and downloaded the latest virus definitions and I'm doing a full system scan.

Asked by BadJack 2 years ago

Last reply by McCoy 2 years ago

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Error opening a website

When we open our website blog on Firefox Quantum, we get following error. Strange thing is it is talking about Opera browser not firefox Error 400 We're sorry, but we co… (read more)

When we open our website blog on Firefox Quantum, we get following error. Strange thing is it is talking about Opera browser not firefox

Error 400

We're sorry, but we could not fulfill your request for /eco-blog/ on this server.

An invalid request was received. If you are using a proxy server, bypass the proxy server or contact your proxy server administrator. This may also be caused by a bug in the Opera web browser.

Your technical support key is: 70c4-07fa-582e-c5e4

You can use this key to fix this problem yourself.

If you are unable to fix the problem yourself, please contact ** at **.com and be sure to provide the technical support key shown above.

Asked by tarun.techies 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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Mac Airpad; loud beeping at startup like a smoke detector; referred to an 866 number to fix

Attempting to access a portal from a secure trusted site and up popped a page with persistent beeping having a warning that a problem existed (!) and to call an 866-xxx-x… (read more)

Attempting to access a portal from a secure trusted site and up popped a page with persistent beeping having a warning that a problem existed (!) and to call an 866-xxx-xxxx number for help. Called Apple tech who helped clear the annoying sound, checked everything conceivable, cleared deep caches in library along with histories and website data. Ran a Malwarebytes scan which was clean. After all that, opened firefox again - same problem. Apple tech then stated he'd done all he could and the problem was likely on firefox's end. After we hung up, I did a clean uninstall and reinstall of firefox, opened the browser, and there it was again! Did a force quit and haven't used firefox since. If anyone has knowledge of this problem, please use as much English as possible, as clearly I barely know what I'm talking about... also, I temporarily have no current access to the computer in question.

Asked by Maceffect 2 years ago

Last reply by NoahSUMO 2 years ago

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macOS Command-Enter instead of Control-Enter

Firefox 64 changed the URL completion mapping on macOS from Command+Enter to Control+Enter, to match the mapping across all operating systems. I want to change the mappi… (read more)

Firefox 64 changed the URL completion mapping on macOS from Command+Enter to Control+Enter, to match the mapping across all operating systems. I want to change the mapping back to Command+Enter on my Mac and I am unable to find the setting in about:config to change it. Can you tell me if there's a way to change it back?

Asked by Jesse Peden 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 years ago