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How do I make the translation option stay on the screen longer so I can click on it?

Dear Anyone. So I got ransomwared awhile back - the AZQT one - and managed to get out of it with copious use of backups! Thing IS - it's left my Outlook/Hotmail E_mail p… (read more)

Dear Anyone.

So I got ransomwared awhile back - the AZQT one - and managed to get out of it with copious use of backups! Thing IS - it's left my Outlook/Hotmail E_mail page in Russian - and I can't select 'change to English' because all the sub-menus are in Russian and I don't know what to click on!

Now when I first load up the page, I get a lovely-looking little box 'Firefox has detected this page is in Russian, would you like to translate to English' (or words to that effect, y'know.) But the box appears and disappears so fast I don't have time to click on it. I managed to get to it a couple of times and it worked perfectly. But normally it vanishes before I can get there.

How do I make the little box stick around longer so I can click on it? Or is the same option hidden in a Firefox menu somewhere - I'm not the world's greatest Internet browser geek, so please keep answers simple! - and I could click on it in a Firefox menu? Like I said - if I GET to it in time, it works like a dream. It's just GETTING to it fast enough before it vanishes that's the problem!

Just ad an 'orrible thought. I hope that if it's in a Firefox menu, that's not been turned into Russian too!

Yours respectfully

Chris.

Asked by ulrichburke 4 months ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 4 months ago

Sync not working due to a downed server

For now one week, I cannot sync my browser using Firefox sync. When checking the logs, I always see : Sync.Resource WARN GET request to https://sync-788-us-west-2.s… (read more)

For now one week, I cannot sync my browser using Firefox sync. When checking the logs, I always see :

Sync.Resource WARN GET request to https://sync-788-us-west-2.sync.services.mozilla.com/1.5/208380794/info/collections failed: [Exception... "The connection was refused" nsresult: "0x804b000d (NS_ERROR_CONNECTION_REFUSED)" location: "<unknown>" data: no] No traceback available

I have tested on multiples wifi network and mobile data and still the same error. After checking, it seem that this server is down, and I don't know were to report this.

Is this the right place to report this or is it a thing I can do to fix that ?

Thanks

Asked by cfouche3005 4 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 4 months ago

I keep getting the following message when trying to use kaspersky safe money '

I keep getting the following message when trying to use kaspersky safe money 'Firefox is already running, but is not responding. The old Firefox process must be closed to… (read more)

I keep getting the following message when trying to use kaspersky safe money 'Firefox is already running, but is not responding. The old Firefox process must be closed to open a new window'

Asked by barrie.robin 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

Firefox not closing properly

I read where others were having the same problem, getting crash reports after trying to close down firefox and takes super long wait to be able to browse when starting ag… (read more)

I read where others were having the same problem, getting crash reports after trying to close down firefox and takes super long wait to be able to browse when starting again. But I never did read a fix. Can anyone help?

Asked by Rod McAfee 4 months ago

Last reply by zeroknight 4 months ago

How can I disable this stupid and useless message?

Firefox keeps asking me if I want to start it with windows. Again. And Again. AAAAAAND AGAIN. How can I disable it? Seriously, Mozilla is really doing their best to scar… (read more)

Firefox keeps asking me if I want to start it with windows. Again. And Again. AAAAAAND AGAIN.

How can I disable it? Seriously, Mozilla is really doing their best to scare me away... How could they think it's a good Idea to annoy their users over and over again?

The Images show the message in german...

Asked by Daniel Keller 4 months ago

Last reply by zeroknight 4 months ago

Firefox and hibernation plain text vulnerability

Hi, I use windows hibernate a lot. One vulnerability of hibernate is that the contents of RAM get written to the hard drive in unencrypted form in a file called hiberfi… (read more)

Hi, I use windows hibernate a lot. One vulnerability of hibernate is that the contents of RAM get written to the hard drive in unencrypted form in a file called hiberfil.sys. This means that any encryption keys in RAM used to access encypted files will be written to hiberfil.sys and can be extracted if a malicious party has physical access to the drive.

Thus, the question:

Does Firefox store encryption keys, passwords, or log in details in RAM at any time while in use?

Thanks.

Asked by Ciaopescao 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

NATIONAL EXPRESS COACH WEBSITE WILL NOT DISPLAY

4 3 24 Hello Novice here so apologies if confused. For years have been able to use NATIONAL EXPRESS COACH UK SITE to book travel, last successful use was 19.10.2023 but 9… (read more)

4 3 24 Hello Novice here so apologies if confused. For years have been able to use NATIONAL EXPRESS COACH UK SITE to book travel, last successful use was 19.10.2023 but 9.2.2024 site would not allow me to enter my account nor clicking 'forgotten password' option failed. Seaching via FIREFOX/GOOGLE for ACCOUNT LOG IN does not load any pages, just this https://book.nationalexpress.com/my-account/#/profile/view or https://book.nationalexpress.com/my-account/ if the above pasted page 'headers' help. NATIONAL EXPRESS COACH UK SITE allows booking pages to load but refuses to allow anything related to Customer Account, where one would not have to pay booking fees. Their latest reply is below: 'With regard to the password reset function, from the home page, after clicking you wish to sign in, followed by selecting Existing Customer, when pressing Forgotten Password a new web page should load. In order to isolate this process, one method would be to use the Incognito private function of the web browser. It may be called InPrivate, Private or similar depending on the browser, Chrome, Bing, Safari, Firefox etc. If you can go through the National Express logging in procedure, this should work. Also, could you ensure your web browser is running the most current version too. 'Another option you could try is to use a different web browser to see if that alleviates the problem." Using FIREFOX PRIVATE does not solve the problem, my system shows MOZILLA FIREFOX FOR LINUX MINT mint-001 -1.0 is what the last MINT UPDATE has provided, so presume the most recent version, so the only remaining change would be to install CHROME but why would FIREFOX suddenly fail to show such pages related to the COACH ACCOUNT LOG-IN in Feb 2024 when Oct 2023, no problems occurred? Have never had CHROME installed, as used FIREFOX since 2011. Anyone else experienced this problem OR could advise on the matters. Thanks in advance.

Asked by sally7956 4 months ago

Last reply by zeroknight 4 months ago

Firefox keeps saying I am offline.

I've been through all the topics and Firefox keeps telling me I am offline, especially when i am using YouTube or when I was trying to access my account by clicking on my… (read more)

I've been through all the topics and Firefox keeps telling me I am offline, especially when i am using YouTube or when I was trying to access my account by clicking on my face.

Asked by FmrTeach Larry 4 months ago

Last reply by zeroknight 4 months ago

Thunderbird or Firefox seems to block ALL tracking links from CONSTANT CONTACT

Thunderbird seems to block ALL tracking links from CONSTANT CONTACT (specific return tracking server is r20.rs6.net--see copy of error message attached). Configuration: W… (read more)

Thunderbird seems to block ALL tracking links from CONSTANT CONTACT (specific return tracking server is r20.rs6.net--see copy of error message attached). Configuration: Windows 10, Thunderbird 115, Firefox 123. Ublocker was Firefox extension but issue continued with Ublocker uninstalled. Bit Defender & Bit Defender VPN tested installed and uninstalled. Also tried various configurations of Firefox and Thunderbird settings/privacy & security.

Asked by BarryW 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

Bookmark Confusion

I often like to bookmark a website in multiple folders (e.g. School>Research and Work>Energy). I used to be able to do so by clicking the bookmark star as many time… (read more)

I often like to bookmark a website in multiple folders (e.g. School>Research and Work>Energy). I used to be able to do so by clicking the bookmark star as many times as I wanted and selecting the folder I wanted to save the page to and the page would show up in each folder I saved it to. Now for some reason, when I try to bookmark something in one folder it removes the bookmark from the other folders I saved it to. This is not good for me, why is it happening and how can I rectify this ridiculous change? Thank you.

Asked by TH 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

Recent log in problems

Since a couple of days, it is not possible to log in to some bank websites, like nordea.se and seb.se. It is still possible with, for instance, Google Chrome, Microsoft E… (read more)

Since a couple of days, it is not possible to log in to some bank websites, like nordea.se and seb.se. It is still possible with, for instance, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge or AVG Secure Browser.

Asked by Ulf Hjelmqvist 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

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Unexpected cursor shown inside focused div

I recently noticed a number of places on websites where a cursor would appear in a place where no keyboard input is accepted. I've narrowed it down to this: Define a div… (read more)

I recently noticed a number of places on websites where a cursor would appear in a place where no keyboard input is accepted. I've narrowed it down to this:

Define a div like this: <div tabIndex="1"></div>

Style it like so: div {

 width: 200px;
 height: 100px;
 border: solid 2px red;

} div:focus {

 background-color: lightblue;

}

Click inside the div. It turns blue to show it has focus, but it also shows a cursor at the top-left.

This does not seem to happen when you use <div tabIndex="1" /> and it also doesn't happen in other browsers.

Asked by Ken 4 months ago

Answered by cor-el 4 months ago