change homepage when opening new tab

hello, i would like to change what page shows up when i open a new tab (to the you.com page), i tried new tab override but then the adress bar on top has the url i opened… (read more)

hello, i would like to change what page shows up when i open a new tab (to the you.com page), i tried new tab override but then the adress bar on top has the url i opened chose which is very inconvenient

Asked by yoav.other 13 hours ago

Last reply by RobertJ 7 hours ago

Stop FF from Filling Usernames

At "https://www.delta.com/login/loginPage?staticurl=" (login to delta.com) there's a user name field. When I click on it Firefox suggests the username. I don't want the… (read more)

At "https://www.delta.com/login/loginPage?staticurl=" (login to delta.com) there's a user name field. When I click on it Firefox suggests the username. I don't want the username exposed this way because I use the 1Password password manager to fill in usernames.

In Settings "Logins and Passwords" it says "1Password – Password Manager controls this setting". "Ask to save logins and passwords for websites" is not checked, and "Autofil logins and passwords" is checked but the option is pale blue instead of bright blue and cannot be changed.

How can I stop FF from exposing my username?

Asked by MikeA01730 1 day ago

Last reply by MikeA01730 3 hours ago

Recently unable to initiate Facebook Messenger Voice Chat via FB website in Firefox

For the past few weeks I've been using Facebook's voice chat function to stay in touch with family. I did this using a dual boot laptop with, Ubuntu Linux 20.04.4 and Fir… (read more)

For the past few weeks I've been using Facebook's voice chat function to stay in touch with family. I did this using a dual boot laptop with, Ubuntu Linux 20.04.4 and Firefox 103, and Windows 10 with Firefox 101.1. I use the linux side 99.9% of the time.

I'd initiate a call by clicking on the FB Messenger icon, clicking on the name of the person I wanted to talk with, then clicking on the small phone handset icon. This would bring up a popup window with a picture of the other person, and the sound of a phone ringing followed by the other person answering my call.

This stopped working late last week (Thursday Aug 11th, I believe). Instead of a popup with the ringing phone, I began getting a popup with the message "Something went wrong. Try restarting Firefox or restarting your computer. For more troubleshooting suggestions, visit our Help Center. If the issue persists please let us know." I've attached a screenshot of the message.

This led me to a series of troubleshooting steps with no success: - clearing my browser cache and cookies - made sure my microphone was available for FB to use and was not muted - rebooting my laptop - doing a Firefox "Refresh", which creates a new Firefox profile while removing browser extensions and customizations - logging into a 2nd seldom used linux account I have on the same laptop and trying to initiate a voice chat in Firefox (no luck) - dual booting to Windows 10 and trying it with Firefox 101.1 (no success) - I also tried this on an older desktop pc running Ubuntu 16.04 and Firefox 88 (!). Also, no success and the exact same message as seen in the screenshot.

What I can also tell you is that in Linux I was able to initiate a FB voice chat call using the Brave and Chrome browsers, and in Windows was able to successfully initiate a call using MS Edge and Brave.

Based on this, it seems to be either a Firefox issue, or the nice folks at FB changed something that trips up only Firefox. Again, other browsers on two different OS platforms and a separate computer allow me to make these voice calls without issue.

I'd be glad to provide more information if you need it. I apologize if this was long winded, but I wanted to share as much detail as I could. Thank you very much for your time, and don't hesitate to contact me if I can provide any further information.

Asked by p1977s 4 hours ago

youtube doesn't play

Hi! For the past month or so, some youtube clips keeps on loading and do not play. When I switch to another video, it either plays or keeps loading again. Refreshing th… (read more)

Hi!

For the past month or so, some youtube clips keeps on loading and do not play.

When I switch to another video, it either plays or keeps loading again. Refreshing the page doesn't help. Clearing data (cookies, site data, and cache) do not help either. The only solution is to close the window which I'd rather not have to do every time. There doesn't seem to be any rule to the types of clips that plays or doesn't. Any ideas?

I'm using windows 10. Firefox is the latest 103.0.2 (64-bit). Thank you!

Asked by doritos 10 hours ago

Last reply by Dropa 4 hours ago

Firefox disabling or refusing to accept cookies

website for example like VK - https://vk.com i can't never sign in/log in.. it keeps telling me The page isn’t redirecting properly An error occurred during a connection… (read more)

website for example like VK - https://vk.com i can't never sign in/log in.. it keeps telling me The page isn’t redirecting properly An error occurred during a connection to login.vk.ru.

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

i tried to - delete cookies - delete history - add exception (vk.ru/vk.com) to Cookies and Site Data - private Mode - disable HTTPS-Only Mode - reinstall firefox but still like some other website the same problem.... plz help these websites work fine -- by using other Browsers i can login

Asked by Mostafa Zayed 5 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 5 hours ago

Firefox no longer opens in full screen

I see that there was a new version loaded yesterday so don't know if this relates. Starting today, when I open Firefox, it opens in a small screen in the upper left cor… (read more)

I see that there was a new version loaded yesterday so don't know if this relates. Starting today, when I open Firefox, it opens in a small screen in the upper left corner. I want it to open in full screen. I have to click twice to get the full screen. I do not mean the screen that F11 gives since I still want my tabs at the bottom. I have Windows 10 and Firefox 103.0.2.

I realize that this is an annoyance that has a workaround. I just want what I had yesterday. Thanks in advance for your help.

Kris

Asked by dkatwdsd 2 days ago

Last reply by dkatwdsd 6 hours ago

Updates

Can someone please explain to me why each Firefox update causes me a set of problems? The latest is that has screwed up my Facebook, so I can't "like" posts or comments. … (read more)

Can someone please explain to me why each Firefox update causes me a set of problems? The latest is that has screwed up my Facebook, so I can't "like" posts or comments. The little icons don't display. Also it will no longer allow me to right click and open a link out of gmail. In the past it has prevented me from 1) using Pinterest and 2)being able to use Instagram. I am going to stop the updates. They could at least come with a warning. I have MacOS 12.5.

Asked by Angela 6 hours ago

face book messenger

I cant connect to face book messenger i get this message: Something went wrong Try restarting Firefox or restarting your computer. For more troubleshooting suggestions, v… (read more)

I cant connect to face book messenger i get this message: Something went wrong

Try restarting Firefox or restarting your computer. For more troubleshooting suggestions, visit our Help Center.

If the issue persists please let us know. Report an issue.

Asked by carolanne.b.martin 7 hours ago

websites not loading

I upgraded my OS yesterday to Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS. That upgrade included the newest Firefox, 103.0.2. Most of the websites I go to load just fine but some; Facebook, Nextd… (read more)

I upgraded my OS yesterday to Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS. That upgrade included the newest Firefox, 103.0.2. Most of the websites I go to load just fine but some; Facebook, Nextdoor, Inkscape chat, do not load. The page will start to load and then just hang. What to do, what to do.

Asked by wichman3 7 hours ago

primary password

‘Due to age/infirmity my typing has worsened & mistakes are made when typing my Primary Password, resulting in having to re-type it 2 or 3 times. Is there any way I c… (read more)

‘Due to age/infirmity my typing has worsened & mistakes are made when typing my Primary Password, resulting in having to re-type it 2 or 3 times. Is there any way I can see what I have typed instead of a row of black dots? Many thanks for a quick response Peter Gordon Smith

Asked by peter131 8 hours ago

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Apple maps

Apple maps make my life miserable. I can't stay with Firefox after decades of loyalty because it is not worth it. Why are you self-destructing? You have no method of chan… (read more)

Apple maps make my life miserable. I can't stay with Firefox after decades of loyalty because it is not worth it. Why are you self-destructing? You have no method of changing the HORRID UNWORKABLE Apple Maps to something that works.

Asked by salina_amey 2 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 2 months ago

Thumbnail failure

The thumbnails on the Firefox page used to take me to the thumbnail home page. Recently this became inconsistent, now the thumbnails try to take me to their home page bu… (read more)

The thumbnails on the Firefox page used to take me to the thumbnail home page. Recently this became inconsistent, now the thumbnails try to take me to their home page but the process stops. I have already refreshed Firefox and that did not help. Then I uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox. The thumbnails come up but their functionality is still broken. How do I fix this problem?

Asked by kfarley1 15 hours ago

Last reply by RobertJ 8 hours ago

windows is having trouble opening firefox

windows is having trouble opening Firefox it cannot find the EXE file thing and gives the path when I go out there and find it it's there it's a good file there's nothing… (read more)

windows is having trouble opening Firefox it cannot find the EXE file thing and gives the path when I go out there and find it it's there it's a good file there's nothing wrong with it when I click on it it says windows is not allowing to open also on my Firefox developer browser, both of these EXE files are in the directories then it says they're not I had a VG antivirus software that I just got rid of because it was slowing down my computer after I got rid of that I couldn't access either one of these pinned to the taskbar browsers I don't know what to do I tried reloading fire firefox same thing happened I really need some help here

Asked by Anthony D. Mason 1 day ago

Last reply by RobertJ 8 hours ago

dev tool language setting

Hi guys, I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in c… (read more)

Hi guys,

I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in chrome but for firefox i can't find it . I tried setting language ,but it's useless . so i'm wondering if i missed something or just they don't have that feature .

thx

Asked by Léo Y L 8 hours ago

bookmarks missing

I was using windows 8.1 and i had sync all bookmarks. Now i have upgraded to windows 10 and have installed Firefox and have sync to same account but no bookmarks are show… (read more)

I was using windows 8.1 and i had sync all bookmarks. Now i have upgraded to windows 10 and have installed Firefox and have sync to same account but no bookmarks are showing. please help me out.

Asked by debu.tc 14 hours ago

Last reply by Paul 8 hours ago