There is no way to report outdated Mozilla online articles

Today I read an extremely outdated article posted by Mozilla and I wanted to report that but Mozilla makes it damn near impossible to reach them. I found that the Firefox… (read more)

Today I read an extremely outdated article posted by Mozilla and I wanted to report that but Mozilla makes it damn near impossible to reach them. I found that the Firefox help forum was sadly the closest thing.

Asked by nicholas18 59 minutes ago

Last reply by nicholas18 18 minutes ago

Mozilla article comments section login broken on all articles

When I try to login at the bottom of any Mozilla article page with my valid Mozilla account credentials (the same ones to login to my account on my Firefox browser), it g… (read more)

When I try to login at the bottom of any Mozilla article page with my valid Mozilla account credentials (the same ones to login to my account on my Firefox browser), it gives an error message as if I had entered an invalid username or password (I had not).

Asked by nicholas18 54 minutes ago

Last reply by nicholas18 21 minutes ago

Mozilla, a company whose literal goal is to keep the internet free for public use, ironically makes it virtually impossible to contact them

There is literally not a more appropriate place to post this in a 2 hour online search quest to find such a place. So, to sum it up, Mozilla does not include a, "Contact"… (read more)

There is literally not a more appropriate place to post this in a 2 hour online search quest to find such a place. So, to sum it up, Mozilla does not include a, "Contact" link on most of their public facing pages. Only a select few have them. Mozilla offers absolutely no way to provide feedback from what I couldn't find. Any page with the feedback box "Did this help" thumbs up and thumbs down literally results in nothing except the box disappearing when I click thumbs down. Mozilla's emails to their email list recipients have no second form of contact information on them beyond a mysterious unnamed physical address (which is illegal btw and lololol, I am disgusted about this for a company that is supposedly all about legal transparency online). Then, Mozilla's "Contact page" (https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/contact/) contains a completely broken map that shows literally nothing but appears to be intended to show geographical regions to contact. They link to a Facebook page without a contact option. There is an extremely limited support menu that looks like it was developed by a teenage web developer and which offers NO link to a Mozilla foundation support option. The dinky little "Get Help" link at the very bottom is the only thing that could even remotely be related to getting general Mozilla foundation help/offering feedback. Clicking on that routes to the help forum homepage which has zero options for Mozilla Foundation or Mozilla pages reporting broken features and etc. The Mozilla Github seems to only be tailored towards the various Mozilla coding projects but seems to be completely absent of actual Mozilla applications such as Firefox. Doing an extremely thorough Google search for the email address of Mozilla or any of its public facing representatives resulted me with absolutely zero results. Mozilla doesn't even openly provide a mailing address to the public on its website from what I could find (this is scary to think about in a scenario where I would need to mail legal documents to Mozilla). Mozilla has no publicly listed phone number anywhere on Google. I could not even find any leaked email addresses to anyone whatsoever within the Mozilla foundation, almost as if they actively scrub them from search results. This seeming lack of connection with Mozilla's actual users is quite concerning to me. Lol, if I were writing one of Mozilla's privacy review articles on Mozilla themselves, I would give a warning sign due to a designed communication-killing wall between them and their end users.

Please reroute this concern to the correct area. I know it is not posted in the right place but Mozilla literally left me with no option on a more appropriate place to leave it.

Asked by nicholas18 25 minutes ago

address of senders is missing completely

Now I am not able to send a new email. It always assumes an ongoing conversation, I do not want that at all. My email provider is WOW, they seem to be changed also. What … (read more)

Now I am not able to send a new email. It always assumes an ongoing conversation, I do not want that at all. My email provider is WOW, they seem to be changed also. What I miss most is that when I enter a name the email address no longer appears. That ruins it totally. That is/was the very best email function but now it is gone.

I use that address to start a new conversation with a friend, and now that function is no longer found.. When I open an email the sender address is not shown, I need that address always. The sender address is vital, it is how I report scams, but more important it is how I can send a new email to the sender, I do not always want to do a reply. The size of the email is not shown, that is how I detect spam and hidden malware.

Has Mozilla been taken over by microsoft? That is what this change looks like. (Sorry, I know that sounds rather nasty, but it looks that way)

I use several different computers but I am the only user, I have not yet tried the other computers to see if the old version is still available. So far this computer is the only one updated. I need to assure that no automatic updates ever are done, EVER!!!

Asked by wketel2 2 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 31 minutes ago

No sound on Youtube only with Firefox browser - problem started today. Other browsers are working.

I logged onto firefox today to watch some youtube, but the audio won't work, and when I proceeded to other websites, the audio worked. Is there a way to fix audio on fire… (read more)

I logged onto firefox today to watch some youtube, but the audio won't work, and when I proceeded to other websites, the audio worked. Is there a way to fix audio on firefox?

Asked by lzhaozhun 2 hours ago

Firefox 92 on Mac broke some things

When the BBC news https://www.bbc.com/news website initially loads it looks fine but then after two seconds it resizes and enlarges graphics and messes up the page. Also,… (read more)

When the BBC news https://www.bbc.com/news website initially loads it looks fine but then after two seconds it resizes and enlarges graphics and messes up the page.

Also, Prime Video no longer plays anything without getting an error message (We're experiencing a problem playing this video. For assistance, please go to www.primevideo.com/help.)

I have turned off all script and adblocking and it still happens. It all started with Firefox 92.

Neither of these things happen in Safari and the update to FF 92.0.1 did not fix it.

Asked by slim2none 2 hours ago

What is the Scope of Data Science in python?

i'm new biew in python but quite intrested to learn python right now i'm reading a book to master python named as Python data science handbook PDF , senior please share… (read more)

i'm new biew in python but quite intrested to learn python right now i'm reading a book to master python named as Python data science handbook PDF , senior please share your sugggestion.

Asked by myworldwidenews 3 hours ago

bookmark creation is broken

My bookmark creation is broken. I'm using Ubuntu, also cleared the cache, uninstalled/reinstalled. My existing bookmarks are still there. "Bookmark This Page" in the sear… (read more)

My bookmark creation is broken. I'm using Ubuntu, also cleared the cache, uninstalled/reinstalled. My existing bookmarks are still there. "Bookmark This Page" in the search bar does not work. Troubleshoot had the same broken bookmark prob.

The Home page row of shortcuts are all blank.

Another weird thing is FF doesn't show up in my apps. I just added another FF, which had the same problem and deleted it.

Asked by ouaisaussi 4 hours ago

Error on every page

I keep getting errors on pages like Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to www.amazon.com. SSL received a malformed Alert record. Error code: S… (read more)

I keep getting errors on pages like Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to www.amazon.com. SSL received a malformed Alert record.

Error code: SSL_ERROR_RX_MALFORMED_ALERT

I have HTTPS only mode turned off but it keeps setting everything to https.

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 "application": {
   "name": "Firefox",
   "osVersion": "Windows_NT 10.0 19043",
   "version": "92.0.1",
   "buildID": "20210922161155",
   "distributionID": "",
   "userAgent": "Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:92.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/92.0",
   "safeMode": false,
   "updateChannel": "release",
   "supportURL": "https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/92.0.1/WINNT/en-US/",
   "osTheme": "",
   "numTotalWindows": 1,
   "numFissionWindows": 0,
   "numRemoteWindows": 1,
   "launcherProcessState": 0,
   "fissionAutoStart": false,
   "fissionDecisionStatus": "disabledByDefault",
   "remoteAutoStart": true,
   "policiesStatus": 1,
   "keyLocationServiceGoogleFound": true,
   "keySafebrowsingGoogleFound": true,
   "keyMozillaFound": true
 },
 "securitySoftware": {
   "registeredAntiVirus": "Avast Antivirus",
   "registeredAntiSpyware": "",
   "registeredFirewall": "Avast Antivirus"
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 "processes": {
   "remoteTypes": {
     "web": 5,
     "extension": 1,
     "privilegedabout": 1,
     "prealloc": 1,
     "gpu": 1
   },
   "maxWebContentProcesses": 8
 },
 "environmentVariables": {
   "MOZ_CRASHREPORTER_DATA_DIRECTORY": "C:\\Users\\madwo\\AppData\\Roaming\\Mozilla\\Firefox\\Crash Reports",
   "MOZ_CRASHREPORTER_EVENTS_DIRECTORY": "C:\\Users\\madwo\\AppData\\Roaming\\Mozilla\\Firefox\\Crash Reports\\events",
   "MOZ_CRASHREPORTER_PING_DIRECTORY": "C:\\Users\\madwo\\AppData\\Roaming\\Mozilla\\Firefox\\Pending Pings",
   "MOZ_CRASHREPORTER_RESTART_ARG_0": "C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\firefox.exe",
   "MOZ_CRASHREPORTER_STRINGS_OVERRIDE": "C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\browser\\crashreporter-override.ini"
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 "lockedPreferences": {
   "fission.autostart.session": false,
   "security.enterprise_roots.enabled": true
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   "currentAudioBackend": "wasapi",
   "currentMaxAudioChannels": 2,
   "currentPreferredSampleRate": 48000,
   "audioOutputDevices": [
     
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   {
     "name": "AdBlocker for YouTube™",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "0.3.4",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "jid1-q4sG8pYhq8KGHs@jetpack"
   },
   {
     "name": "AdBlocker Ultimate",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "3.7.11",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "adblockultimate@adblockultimate.net"
   },
   {
     "name": "Amazon.com",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.3",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "amazondotcom@search.mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Avast AntiTrack Premium",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.6",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "antitrack@avast.com"
   },
   {
     "name": "Bing",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.3",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "bing@search.mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "DuckDuckGo",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.1",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "ddg@search.mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "eBay",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.3",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "ebay@search.mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Google",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.1",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "google@search.mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Hoxx VPN Proxy",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "3.11.0",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "@hoxx-vpn"
   },
   {
     "name": "Touch VPN - Secure and unlimited VPN proxy",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "4.2.1",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "touch-vpn@anchorfree.com"
   },
   {
     "name": "Video Downloader Prime",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "0.2.5",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "jid1-i6dUGvCrz2WZu8@jetpack"
   },
   {
     "name": "Video DownloadHelper",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "7.6.0",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "{b9db16a4-6edc-47ec-a1f4-b86292ed211d}"
   },
   {
     "name": "Watch2Gether",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "8.1",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "{6ea0a676-b3ef-48aa-b23d-24c8876945fb}"
   },
   {
     "name": "Wikipedia (en)",
     "type": "extension",
     "version": "1.1",
     "isActive": true,
     "id": "wikipedia@search.mozilla.org"
   }
 ],
 "features": [
   {
     "name": "DoH Roll-Out",
     "version": "2.0.0",
     "id": "doh-rollout@mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Firefox Screenshots",
     "version": "39.0.1",
     "id": "screenshots@mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Form Autofill",
     "version": "1.0.1",
     "id": "formautofill@mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Picture-In-Picture",
     "version": "1.0.0",
     "id": "pictureinpicture@mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "Web Compatibility Interventions",
     "version": "25.4.0",
     "id": "webcompat@mozilla.org"
   },
   {
     "name": "WebCompat Reporter",
     "version": "1.4.2",
     "id": "webcompat-reporter@mozilla.org"
   }
 ],
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   "addonStudies": [],
   "prefRollouts": [],
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   "nimbusExperiments": [],
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 "modifiedPreferences": {}

}

Asked by ijones_fall12 1 day ago

Last reply by ijones_fall12 4 hours ago

Firefox account has got locked

After a fresh windows installation when I tried to sync my firefox account, I have been getting " We have locked your account". I have waited 24 hrs but still getting the… (read more)

After a fresh windows installation when I tried to sync my firefox account, I have been getting " We have locked your account". I have waited 24 hrs but still getting the same issue. If I lost this account, all my other accounts will be lost Please, help. Thanks & Regards.

Asked by Rakib 4 hours ago

  • Solved

Firefox Crash on Program Startup - WIndows 7

Hello there - hoping for a hand to fix this. Several months ago Firefox crashed while it was in use - void of any update process. Upon reopening, the main window would l… (read more)

Hello there - hoping for a hand to fix this. Several months ago Firefox crashed while it was in use - void of any update process. Upon reopening, the main window would launch and before any tabs could load it would crash again. I attempted to open in troubleshoot mode with the identical result. I gave it a break and used Chrome but in returning to this issue today the same has occurred. This time after the troubleshoot mode crash, I uninstalled Firefox and re-installed fresh (this was an upgrade from v89 to v92). Upon opening post update the browser crashed again. Each time this happens I have received a crash report screen which I accepted and it was reported as successfully submitted. However, when I open the crash report folder only two appear to have been saved - one old from the first occurrence (6/2021) and one from today(8/10/21). Both of these are linked below for review.

This is on an older Windows 7 machine that honestly I know should be updated but this is only used for light gaming and web surfing and I am not interested in an OS upgrade as I disagree with with the business practices of Microsoft - I find their policies are rather intrusive as a consumer.

I hope I've given enough information about the issue here and my system, thanks in advance for any help!

-J

System Info Intel I7 4770K 16gb RAM Geforce GT1060 Gigabyte Z97 Motherboard

Early instance of crash report in June 2021: Crash ID: bp-1fce2514-da15-4ff1-9e4c-7d0510210622 Most recent crash report from earlier today (8/10/21): Crash ID: bp-e888ef81-491c-42ae-9878-124970210810

Asked by jalbyx 2 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

  • Solved

website being redirected

Hi I type in amazon.smile.com/ and get redirected to https://chat.poo.com/?images=off&name=smile, If I use google search to get to it no issue. I have used MS browse… (read more)

Hi I type in amazon.smile.com/ and get redirected to https://chat.poo.com/?images=off&name=smile, If I use google search to get to it no issue. I have used MS browser and get there no issue. I have emptied all of my cookies and ran a scan with bit defender still nothing.

If you have a suggestion to correct this it would be great.

Asked by furynick2000 9 hours ago

Answered by FredMcD 6 hours ago

Firefox frequently freezes/crashes with very high memory usage

Several times a day Firefox freezes and begins using a lot of memory (90-99%). After a while either the open tab or the browser will crash. I have tried troubleshooting m… (read more)

Several times a day Firefox freezes and begins using a lot of memory (90-99%). After a while either the open tab or the browser will crash. I have tried troubleshooting mode, an account refresh and a fresh install of Firefox, but the crashes still occured after/during all of these fixes. I've tested my RAM and there were no errors detected. This problem has been occuring for a month or so, but seems to be getting more frequent. I've included the report IDs of the most recent crash reports.

bp-c3632dd7-dff1-4265-90e9-f62710210926 bp-3eb0a8ac-a491-48ac-a186-997250210926 bp-c3632dd7-dff1-4265-90e9-f62710210926 bp-80bb3b1e-6a1d-4942-ac4b-c8de80210926 bp-d649e773-27d6-479e-99b2-bf5d90210926

Thanks in advance if anyone has any suggestions!

Asked by sianstables 6 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 6 hours ago

Version 91.0.2

How can I change back to version 91.0.2 from this last update. I do not like the way that favorite tabs are presented, too much space between, not helpful. I like to be a… (read more)

How can I change back to version 91.0.2 from this last update. I do not like the way that favorite tabs are presented, too much space between, not helpful. I like to be able to look at my entire saved entries, not scrolling thru because they are so far apart.

Asked by raj8 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

Huge Firefox issue. I am significantly scared.

Yesterday I went to my history to locate a prior site I had visited. There was only 1 site in history, which of course surprised me, and it was to CapitalOne.com/link … (read more)

Yesterday I went to my history to locate a prior site I had visited. There was only 1 site in history, which of course surprised me, and it was to CapitalOne.com/link accounts. This is my credit card company. I removed Firefox from my Macbook and then re-downloaded Firefox and installed. Nothing has changed. My settings are correct, meaning that I should be able to have sites visited in history, yet only the one site populates, and I've been to a lot of sites today....the credit card/link accounts site is the only site that is in history. You can imagine how nervous I am right now about doing anything on line. I sure hope that someone will help out here.

Asked by chefjeff 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 7 hours ago

Ubuntu Snap problem with Firejail

I read that Firefox will using the Snap version by default on Ubuntu 21.10 and beyond. Will the non-Snap version still be available in lets say Ubuntu 22.04 and beyond? T… (read more)

I read that Firefox will using the Snap version by default on Ubuntu 21.10 and beyond. Will the non-Snap version still be available in lets say Ubuntu 22.04 and beyond? The reason I ask is because I use Firejail to sandbox Firefox and Firejail doesn't work with Snaps and yes I know that Snaps and Flatpacks both sandbox apps but I prefer Firejail because of the Private Home profile (nothing is saved in this profile settings, bookmarks, add-ons etc) its way more secure than the sandbox offered by a Snap.

Asked by Baldape 4 days ago

Last reply by Baldape 10 hours ago