Can't connect to websites
Can't connect to websites
As the title indicates, copy/pasting does not work. I'm on Windows 10, have installed Firefox about two days ago (I've recently switched to it) so the version of FF is up… (read more)
As the title indicates, copy/pasting does not work.
I'm on Windows 10, have installed Firefox about two days ago (I've recently switched to it) so the version of FF is up to date. I've looked up a few fixes before posting and they didn't work:
- Tried booting FF on safe mode and it didn't fix the issue - it clearly isn't caused by an add-on (and I've never had this issue in my previous browser with nearly the same add-ons installed). - other people seem to have had the exact same issue multiple times and it's lasted for years, so it's clearly a problem on FF's end.
Here is the issue described more specifically: Copying things from a tab from FF and into the online version of Word does not work - when I try to, the intended selection: - disappears a few seconds after I've pasted - or it does not appear at all - or when it does, it erases the entire sentence it was pasted next to it, which you can imagine is absolutely bothersome.
I've also tried to copy/paste statistics from a site called archiveofourown.org onto another FF tab. - What ended up being copied is only the last character of the entire content I was trying to paste, which I think suggests there's some issue with what's contained in the clipboard.
I'm mentioning these two websites because I'm guessing that something about them is probably conflicting with the copy/paste feature, however I'm hoping no one will have the gall to tell me it's those websites' faults and that I should just stop using them.
When pasting (while having hopefully copied the former selected content- and no, it wasn't the case), it always pastes the content which was last copied into the clipboard prior to that very attempt, which shows that the clipboard's content was not refreshed with the last selected copied one.
I'm surprised to see that FF has had such a glaring issue for years and for many other users, and updates have never given a fix for it. I'd like this issue to be fixed properly, because I'd hate to have to switch back to my previous browser. FF sports so many nice features that other browsers don't have, and it'd be a shame to ruin the experience with a bug so basic as the copy/paste feature being broken.
When opening firefox it opens to newtab instead of my homepage which is Yahoo. If I click on the home button it will go to my homepage but I shouldn't have to do that eve… (read more)
When opening firefox it opens to newtab instead of my homepage which is Yahoo. If I click on the home button it will go to my homepage but I shouldn't have to do that every time. I have cleared the cache and it will work once or twice only then back to the newtab page.
I am using Hotdocs portal, which is an in-house document assembly tool. Firefox is the recommended browser, but it is recently handling 2016 docx files incorrectly. Whe… (read more)
I am using Hotdocs portal, which is an in-house document assembly tool. Firefox is the recommended browser, but it is recently handling 2016 docx files incorrectly. When we choose a file on the portal site (internal site), we go through the interview and are presented with a link to "download" the assembled file. When you click that link, a pop-up appears showing the file name as abc.docx but then says it is a Word 97 - 2003 document, even though it is not. The original template is not. If I choose to open the file, it ends up opening and showing as abc.docx.doc If I save the file, instead of opening it, it saves as abc.docx.
If we run this same process in IE/Edge, the file opens as abc.docx as it should. I have uninstalled Firefox and reinstalled. Is there anything that could be causing this? I've tried a bunch of troubleshooting steps and nothing seems to change this outcome.
I just upgraded to Firefox 77, x64, Windows 10 2004. Firefox 76 already broke LockWise - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1287008 Now Firefox 77 breaks 99% of … (read more)
I just upgraded to Firefox 77, x64, Windows 10 2004.
Firefox 76 already broke LockWise - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1287008
Somehow, support.mozilla.org works, UNTIL I try to log in.
I've tried incognito mode, safe mode, etc. When I change charset of the page, the text displays differently, but it's still a useless mishmash.
--- BUT --- when I open developer tools, click the HTML request and click the Response tab, the HTML renders correctly there.
I am very disappointed with Firefox because of VERY FREQUENT CRASHES! I have the following crash reports: bp-2544f95b-926b-4b8f-b0e1-6c9740200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-0… (read more)
I am very disappointed with Firefox because of VERY FREQUENT CRASHES! I have the following crash reports:
bp-2544f95b-926b-4b8f-b0e1-6c9740200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-0b9fdd52-483e-4581-97d5-861d10200619 6/19/2020 4:06 PM bp-5b3993e3-5adc-4e32-b802-ce4c20200619 6/19/2020 1:13 PM bp-3c2a8dd5-3a51-47cc-8839-def410200405 4/4/2020 9:09 PM bp-03a34b6a-6a74-4dd7-912e-1f13e0200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-cdb8fe65-262e-4996-b7fe-49d5e0200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-68d37e22-b489-4d63-8510-4a1590200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-afc84b54-9e95-4cde-ba08-004910200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-5bf341c1-bd41-4dca-8265-3317a0200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-8be1cee7-a3c6-40d6-ba06-dad220200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-30bdb348-5713-4934-afc7-23ade0200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-9d81d0a3-2cb8-4924-97e3-add9e0200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PM bp-bcccc6a2-4cf3-44ec-95db-690590200720 7/19/2020 8:43 PMtable end
I have run Firefox in Safe Mode, and I still get the crashes, often on a Checkout page after getting an order together. My software is updated to the latest versions available, and I have kept my security up to date. If we cannot find a fix to stop all this crashing, I'll have to give up on Firefox as being highly unreliable. Since I am totally blind, RELIABILITY IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ME!