Showing questions tagged: Show all questions

Scrolling through bookmarks has slowed since update to 92.0

Two days ago (9/10/2021) I updated to version 92.0 on my laptop. When I attempt to scroll/drag through the bookmarks menu, the cursor, at normal speed, stays far ahead o… (read more)

Two days ago (9/10/2021) I updated to version 92.0 on my laptop. When I attempt to scroll/drag through the bookmarks menu, the cursor, at normal speed, stays far ahead of the active bookmark. This "lag" is also noticeable when dragging the cursor through an active page/window. This was not the case before the update.

Asked by step46hen2 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 days ago

Delete old browser

Can I safely delete the old browser and other Microsoft products from my computer to make more room? Can I delete Internet Explorer and so many other Microsoft products t… (read more)

Can I safely delete the old browser and other Microsoft products from my computer to make more room? Can I delete Internet Explorer and so many other Microsoft products that I never use? I don't use gaming, I don't use the computer for video or movies. I use my computer for documents, pictures and to connect with my truck computer for real time information. What can I delete? I am low on resources and have other computers.

Thank you for your knowledge and time to help out!

Bill

Asked by wcote111 6 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 6 days ago

Reasons I'm going back to Internet Explorer

First off, I have to create an account in order to ask a question? Yea, that in itself is enough for me to leave... Secondly, who is the idiot that thought it would be a… (read more)

First off, I have to create an account in order to ask a question? Yea, that in itself is enough for me to leave...

Secondly, who is the idiot that thought it would be a great idea to make the spaces for bookmarks BIGGER? I installed the latest update and it never warned me that my browser layout would become more difficult because I now have to click the down arrow to see all of my bookmarks in the folders... FIRE THAT IDIOT!

Other than that, I'll be back when you decide to keep things the way they are instead of changing things. No one wants "a new look" if we did, we'd use Google or Netscape (yea, that's right...).

Unhappy.

Asked by wurmduke 6 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 days ago

Bookmark folders suddenly too tall

My Firefox updated from 91.0.2 to 92, and now the bookmark folders have a lot of wasted space between each one. They scroll off of the page. I can't see any setting to … (read more)

My Firefox updated from 91.0.2 to 92, and now the bookmark folders have a lot of wasted space between each one. They scroll off of the page. I can't see any setting to get them back to normal.

Asked by st753m 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

Bookmarks Folder Row Spacing

I have Windows 8.1 Firefox 92.0 64-bit. Now with this latest version of Firefox, when I click on a Folder on my Bookmarks Toolbar, the bookmarks are displayed in rows tha… (read more)

I have Windows 8.1 Firefox 92.0 64-bit.

Now with this latest version of Firefox, when I click on a Folder on my Bookmarks Toolbar, the bookmarks are displayed in rows that seem to be double-spaced, so I only see about half as many bookmarks as I used to before I have to scroll down. Now I spend a lot more time scrolling up and down, and I hate it.

Is there a config setting that I can change or a value in about:config that I can set that will give me my old bookmark display setting back? Thanks for any help you give.

Asked by mark_wr 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Since I updated to Firefox 92 tabs don't restore when Firefox restarts

The setting Restore previous session, on settings, general, is marked. History is kept, and the previous tabs are on the history menu (no restore session option is availa… (read more)

The setting Restore previous session, on settings, general, is marked. History is kept, and the previous tabs are on the history menu (no restore session option is available, however).

Things I tried: Started on safe mode. Deleted startup cache. Refreshed the profile. Turned off add-ons.

So far, nothing works. When I close the browser with tabs open and I open it again, it starts with my homepage only.

Asked by david517 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

Firefox 92.0 детские косяки начинающего программиста

После обновления до версии 92.0 стал очень долго загружаться, прежде чем начинают запрашиваться и отображаться страницы проходит очень много времени, при попытке выбора з… (read more)

После обновления до версии 92.0 стал очень долго загружаться, прежде чем начинают запрашиваться и отображаться страницы проходит очень много времени, при попытке выбора закладки, курсор по ним скачет самопроизвольно, все таки продукт перед выкатом в продакшен нужно тестировать, если оперативно не выпустят обновление с исправлением этих детских косяков, придется переходить на Хром.

Asked by dnovysh 3 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 days ago

Error in brouser Firefox for Windows

why in Firefox on some sites does the color of letters match the color of the background? You could read by making a selection. I tried to correct the colors in the setti… (read more)

why in Firefox on some sites does the color of letters match the color of the background? You could read by making a selection. I tried to correct the colors in the settings, but now the settings are completely unread.

Asked by MarinaMarinaa 2 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 days ago

Unwanted Update

Is it possible to undo an unwanted update of Firefox after it has replace a 32 bit with 64 bit service and has eliminated every thing I had on installed over the past fou… (read more)

Is it possible to undo an unwanted update of Firefox after it has replace a 32 bit with 64 bit service and has eliminated every thing I had on installed over the past four or five years?

Asked by w2mclark 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

No way they deleted all my bookmarks despite asking em to sync for this reason for yuears

Instead of cloning bookmarks I decide to listen to firefox new technology and their asking for sync all the time, i sync i restart firefox and I don-t have my bookmarks a… (read more)

Instead of cloning bookmarks I decide to listen to firefox new technology and their asking for sync all the time, i sync i restart firefox and I don-t have my bookmarks anymore how do i recover them where is my site history where are my passwords why man, just make it cLEAR PUT IT IN CAPS DONT SAY U CANS AVE YOUR BOOKMARKS AND THEN SAY ACTUALLY U CANT

Asked by totcullen123 13 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 13 hours ago

Will restoring windows to a previous backup restore bookmarks?

After syncing because of lost passwords firefox deleted the bookmarks that were saved on the account. So I wonder if rstoring windows to a backup before I synced and rein… (read more)

After syncing because of lost passwords firefox deleted the bookmarks that were saved on the account. So I wonder if rstoring windows to a backup before I synced and reinstalled firefox the bookmarks data is restored as well in the backup which had firefox installed at the time with the bookmarks.

Asked by totcullen123 12 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 9 hours ago

  • Archived

I cannot get firefox to read a .chm file. Old Netscape does, explorer does, chrome does. How can I get Firefox to read a .chm file?

In Firefox 24.0 -> Tools -> Options -> Applications, I cannot choose a program (hh.exe) to read .chm files. When I choose to open a *.chm file I have only the op… (read more)

In Firefox 24.0 -> Tools -> Options -> Applications, I cannot choose a program (hh.exe) to read .chm files. When I choose to open a *.chm file I have only the option of saving it, not to open it. Other browsers like Explorer, chrome, even old netscape 7.2 allow me to open it and the program finds I presume the hh.exe file and away you go. I cannot find a way to get Firefox (my favorite browser) to read chm files.

Asked by 988420 7 years ago

Last reply by messagebot 7 years ago

  • Archived

Windows 8.1 Printing

Can anyone tell me the best printing add on to use in FireFox and Windows 8.1??? I need to print a page, also 2 pages or more, plus selected items etc I need it to be li… (read more)

Can anyone tell me the best printing add on to use in FireFox and Windows 8.1???

I need to print a page, also 2 pages or more, plus selected items etc

I need it to be like IE 10 & 11 print function Thanks

Asked by sayer46 7 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 7 years ago

  • Archived

How can I fix the page bottom scrollbar when it won't move?

When my screen is not maximized and a whole page won't fit in the available space, I need to move the bottom scrollbar to see the rest of a page. On some pages that work… (read more)

When my screen is not maximized and a whole page won't fit in the available space, I need to move the bottom scrollbar to see the rest of a page. On some pages that works. On most it doesn't. Is there a way to fix this. It has never been a problem before now. I am using Window 8.1

Asked by bamacd8 7 years ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 7 years ago

  • Archived

How do I change seetings icon (the little house) from yahoo back to firefox page?

The 'little house' icon was bringing up the Firefox settings page but now it brings up yahoo.com. How do I reset it to the Firefox settings page (if that is what it is ca… (read more)

The 'little house' icon was bringing up the Firefox settings page but now it brings up yahoo.com. How do I reset it to the Firefox settings page (if that is what it is called; whatever page comes up when clicking the 'little house' icon. I use this tool to delete history, etc.)

Asked by mleman9o6 7 years ago

Last reply by user709721 7 years ago

  • Archived

Proxey server is refusing connection

I am running windows 8.1 on my lap top. I seem to have to alternate by changing my connection settings to open Firefox. After a session on the pc I can log back in with n… (read more)

I am running windows 8.1 on my lap top. I seem to have to alternate by changing my connection settings to open Firefox. After a session on the pc I can log back in with no problems. Shut down and go to log in again a few minutes later and I get the error message PROXEY SERVER IS REFUSING CONNECTION.

I have spoken to my provider and they tell e I do not have to have or should not need a proxry connection?. They also told me to try the following, which I have to admit is the only way I am now connecting to the internet.

Go to Tools-Advance-Connections. (configure how Firefox connects to the internet. SETTINGS.

In the window that opens I need to go to first option (configure proxies to connect to the internet) Here you are given three more options: 1.No Proxy 2.Autodetect Proxy 3Manual Proxy

If the box is checked for (2) above, I have to uncheck and check (3) above. Then restart the browser. It works fine....that is until I log out of Firefox. Go back in and I get the same error message, Proxy server refusing connection. This happens from time to time....not always. Some days it works fine on the last setting chosen. So I go through everything again as explained above and uncheck manual andthen I re check Autodetect....and it works. Next time it's the other way around, I just feel like a tennis ball bouncing from one option to the other and I should not have to be doing this. Never happened when I used XP or Vista?.

I have Mamaware cleaning installed and use Defender (which came with Windows 8). I have upgraded to 8.1 but the problem existed when I was running 8.

Asked by Doglove3 7 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 years ago

  • Archived

the bookmark arrows when i upgraded to windows 8.1 are way to large except at 100% DP1

When i upgraded to windows 8.1 the arrows with the bookmark folders became too large and i cant use 100% DPI as its too small even with adjustments and visually depressin… (read more)

When i upgraded to windows 8.1 the arrows with the bookmark folders became too large and i cant use 100% DPI as its too small even with adjustments and visually depressing - its the same on all my laptops and PC.s - it wasn't this way with windows 8 - its obviously something Microsoft have done but can you fix it - i have seen this problem before can you help - anything other than 100% DPI causes the arrows to be huge - screen resolution has no relationship to the problem - thanking you.

Asked by Firerday 7 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 years ago

  • Archived

Navigation menu arrows look strange

Have a look at the screenshot. Sometimes the navigation arrows come in strange shapes and sizes. Sometimes the sizes are completely disproportionate. http://gyazo.com/5b5… (read more)

Have a look at the screenshot. Sometimes the navigation arrows come in strange shapes and sizes. Sometimes the sizes are completely disproportionate.

http://gyazo.com/5b5decf3aa62f0c982fbf6566b95389e.png

Asked by LKozDev 7 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 years ago