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On Screen Keyboard will not open, Surface Pro 7

I'm using a Surface Pro 7, running Win10H. Firefox had a brief period when I first installed it where the on screen keyboard would appear and work, that stopped after a f… (read more)

I'm using a Surface Pro 7, running Win10H. Firefox had a brief period when I first installed it where the on screen keyboard would appear and work, that stopped after a few hours and has not worked since. I fiddled with the settings on both Firefox and my surface, though nothing has changed. Un/re-installing did not help, thought it could reset something. Any fixes or advice would be greatly appreciated.

For clarification, the Accessibility Menu on-screen keyboard does work, but the tablet-specific larger keyboard does not function. It does open and type in other applications.

Asked by Big Daddy 2 months ago

Last reply by Madmitch 3 weeks ago

suddenly web gl is not working. Restart your browser is useless

Message of web gl won't let me play games on fb. It says restart browser. Not.....I uninstalled reinstalled ff and it worked for maybe 20 minutes, and I had to continu… (read more)

Message of web gl won't let me play games on fb. It says restart browser. Not.....I uninstalled reinstalled ff and it worked for maybe 20 minutes, and I had to continually start over. I was in Fish World and Crush. Now it will not work again!

Asked by VLM 1 month ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

WidevineCdm plug-in

I typed www.netflix.com in the address line and Netflix tried to come up. But I got a huge black page with an error message. Error Code F7702-1003 At the top of the p… (read more)

I typed www.netflix.com in the address line and Netflix tried to come up. But I got a huge black page with an error message.

 Error Code F7702-1003 

At the top of the page in a thin yellow box it says

 The WidevineCdm plug-in has crashed. 

It suggested that I reload the page and the plug-in would reset itself. I did but it didn't.

How do I fix this problem?

Asked by sheralyn.lerner 2 weeks ago

Last reply by jack.brach 3 days ago

Widevine CDM plug-in issue. Not able to stream any video..

I'm not able to stream any content on Netflix, Amazon Prime, channel 4, 5 using firefox. The error message is 'The widevine CDM plugin has crashed'. I looked up in pref… (read more)

I'm not able to stream any content on Netflix, Amazon Prime, channel 4, 5 using firefox. The error message is 'The widevine CDM plugin has crashed'. I looked up in preferences/ extensions and themes/ plug ins and it seems like the widevine CDM plug-in was automatically updated today (21.4.2021) and now it's crashing. My firefox is 78.10, the latest for OSX 10.9. Can anyone suggest how to resolve this ?

Asked by n.akhtar42 2 weeks ago

Last reply by brad46 1 week ago

WidevineCDM plugin keeps crashing

Hi everyone, it's been 2 days now since every time I open Netflix and Amazon Prime videos won't play. A yellow bar saying: "The WidevineCdm plugin has crashed" keeps comi… (read more)

Hi everyone,

it's been 2 days now since every time I open Netflix and Amazon Prime videos won't play. A yellow bar saying: "The WidevineCdm plugin has crashed" keeps coming up!

I'm using Firefox and I'm on a MacbookPro.

I've tried everything: restarting/shutting down device; reinstalling Firefox; deleting widevine folder and activate it from the adds on page; tried on other browsers (works on safari but not on chrome); contacted Apple / Netflix / Amazon / Google nobody was able to help; I also ran these websites with my Mac in safe mode...nothing was able to resolve it.

What can I do to fix it please?

This started to happen out of the blue...I haven't installed anything! It was working fine until the day before...

Asked by alessandro.ciminata 2 weeks ago

Last reply by chantalrouyr 1 week ago

WidevineCdm plugin crashing

Hello, since the last automatic update of the Widevine Content Decryption Module (updated today, automatically) the plugin keeps crashing when I want to watch "TV" waipu… (read more)

Hello,


since the last automatic update of the Widevine Content Decryption Module (updated today, automatically) the plugin keeps crashing when I want to watch "TV" waipu.tv. I have already re-installed firefox etc, it just won't work.

I have submitted several crash reports, this is the latest: bp-7bc4b8a4-e59b-4f7e-a840-7c0720210422

See screenshot of "crashed"-notice below.

What can I do to fix this?

Asked by Kat 1 week ago

Last reply by reinaartdevos 3 days ago

WidevineCdm Crash

When I try to use a platform like Netflix i get repeated error messages that WidevineCdm has crashed. This happens also in other browsers. I am not very tech savvy, but I… (read more)

When I try to use a platform like Netflix i get repeated error messages that WidevineCdm has crashed. This happens also in other browsers. I am not very tech savvy, but I've tried all the solutions I was able to understand on here and through Google, but nothing seems to fix the problem. Can any one advise?

Not sure if this helps, but here is one of the many crash reports I've sent: https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/75e61622-4282-4a83-b86e-9861a0210422

Asked by jennifer.juba 1 week ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 1 week ago

widevinecdm

Hi. I tried updating firefox and add-ons. But nothing is working, I keep getting the same error. What can I do? none of the streaming platforms are working. Also, when I … (read more)

Hi. I tried updating firefox and add-ons. But nothing is working, I keep getting the same error. What can I do? none of the streaming platforms are working. Also, when I go to ¨about firefox¨ it says, it´s updated but under it it says ¨you are currently on the esr update channel¨. What does that mean?

Asked by erum.majeed93 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Firefox becomes intollerably slow

In recent times, after I've been browsing for about 20 or 30 minutes, Firefox becomes very very slow to respond. Simultaneously it coincides with a similar slowdown over … (read more)

In recent times, after I've been browsing for about 20 or 30 minutes, Firefox becomes very very slow to respond. Simultaneously it coincides with a similar slowdown over the entire computer - in finder and with other open programs. If I close Firefox (which takes several minutes to complete) the slowness of finder and the open programs disappears. The slowness never happens unless Firefox is open. I've tried Chrome and haven't had the same issue.

What might be causing this delayed slowness and how do I solve it?

Asked by hamac 1 week ago

Last reply by karanmittal20 6 days ago

Clicking sound even on muted speaker

I started to hear some annoying sound in Firefox on Mac. My system sound is muted, but I still hear it. Sounds almost electric, clicks every 1-2 seconds independently of … (read more)

I started to hear some annoying sound in Firefox on Mac. My system sound is muted, but I still hear it. Sounds almost electric, clicks every 1-2 seconds independently of any activity or tabs opened I tried troubleshooting mode and it doesn't help, but as soon as I close firefox the sound stops.

Asked by andrey.korlyuk 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Mint 19.3+Firefox 88 crashes in Yahoo

System locks-up when I go to Yahoo start page and try to scroll, though I'm able to get to email. This is the only site that crashes. Have to do a hard shutdown since HD … (read more)

System locks-up when I go to Yahoo start page and try to scroll, though I'm able to get to email. This is the only site that crashes. Have to do a hard shutdown since HD and cursor are frozen. This has been going on since last FF update, maybe even the one before. Plug-ins are uBlock Origin and Video DownloadHelper. Anyone else experience this?

Asked by ron.press 6 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 4 days ago

Mozilla crashes a lot in my computer

Hello please there's some about:crashes : The list is very long... There's some just crased today, thanks for your help. bp-ea1733c3-7f4b-45e6-8ca4-da7910210429 bp-6482e6… (read more)

Hello please there's some about:crashes : The list is very long... There's some just crased today, thanks for your help.

bp-ea1733c3-7f4b-45e6-8ca4-da7910210429 bp-6482e62d-feb3-46e5-8a8a-4b2420210429 bp-b0605132-5cb2-4335-9e56-281e40210429 bp-e7193168-86e4-4425-8459-0c99a0210429 bp-296aebd0-64ef-4ab0-9624-4f9df0210429 bp-5c19e1d5-8edd-4e80-95ea-546410210429 bp-897a7c0a-2ca6-44f4-aa4d-1f45d0210429 bp-f8402f47-c747-4d63-b783-97d7d0210429 bp-43d5377c-9376-4e3e-85b2-98ce40210429 bp-e8db679b-f941-48a7-9353-ca0140210429 bp-ebcfdbd5-a592-4732-84b3-0af930210429

Asked by alfamaga 6 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

After some time of usage, Mozilla Firefox doesn't send HTTP requests when the user asks for a web page to be loaded.

Hi. Problem description: - After some time a tab is opened I can hit any link on current web page but Firefox don't load it. - It shows the loading progress but newer sho… (read more)

Hi. Problem description: - After some time a tab is opened I can hit any link on current web page but Firefox don't load it. - It shows the loading progress but newer show the requested page. - Going to safe mode (disabling all plugins and extensions) doesn't solve the issue. - Reinstalling Firefox doesn't solve the issue. - Restart Firefox solves the problem but after 10 - 20 minutes the issue comes back. When I leave some opened page in some tab it stops responding on hitting any link on it. - The most strange thing when I disconnect the network adapter the page immediately appeared on the screen, but mostly as simple text, without any pictures and styling. -After connection back to network everything works for some time (10 - 20 minutes).


I have verified that Firefox doesn't send a HTTP request in the moment of hitting some link on web page. The request is sent after 10 seconds, sometimes after several minutes after, nevertheless the requested page doesn't appeared at all. I used Process Monitor from sysinternals.com to see Firefox communication.

First screenshot I made after hitting link "deleting your user account". After approximately 7 seconds Firefox starts communication with github.com. The requested page didn't appeared during 2 minutes. https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2021-04-29-12-06-06-96a3be.png

Next two screenshots was made after I disconnected a network adapter. https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2021-04-29-12-14-07-a2ef40.png https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2021-04-29-12-15-15-e45ee7.png

Asked by igor19 6 days ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 3 days ago

Firefox craashes computer

Firefox crashes and restarts my computer all the time. What happens: Suddenly the screen just goes black and my PC boots up again. Like the power was cut for a second. W… (read more)

Firefox crashes and restarts my computer all the time.

What happens: Suddenly the screen just goes black and my PC boots up again. Like the power was cut for a second.

When does it happen: It started in the last quarter of last year. It happens randomly when firefox is open and multiple times a day! It does not matter whether there is heavy load on the system or just few pages are open and I'm not even doing anything. I think it has happened only once while gaming (but the firefox was open that time). And generally with heavy workloads (gaming/solidworks) the PC runs just fine. Since it started I have done two clean installs of Win 10, "refreshed" the firefox, tried disabling all extensions, disabled hardware acceleration. The crash still happens.

The crash: The windows event has two errors after reboot: Event ID 6008 and 41. The crash happens so suddenly, there are no crash logs when windows boots up. It seemed so odd that I started to suspect my PSU is broken. BUT THEN I used edge browser and my computer didn't crash for a WEEK.

I miss using firefox to sync my stuff between mac, android and windows without having to log into big corporation account. But since starting to use firefox again, the crashes are back just as before.

Any Ideas how to fix this?

Asked by toores 6 days ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 1 day ago

Firefox Freezing

Hello, I have a really annoying problem with Firefox. Many times when I try to access a bank website or similar that I have saved as a favorite, Firefox hangs up and sto… (read more)

Hello, I have a really annoying problem with Firefox. Many times when I try to access a bank website or similar that I have saved as a favorite, Firefox hangs up and stops responding without indication as to what may be wrong. This can happen when I open Firefox and go to the site before any other or after viewing other sites first. I have to go to the windows task manager and stop the process. After about a minute or two, I can go back, open the browser and log in to the site without any problem.

I have the browser set not to remember history (which is exactly what I want) and using Bitdefender antivurus. I am not sure if this is a common occurrence or if there is a known fix. Problem is becoming annoying enough that I considering not using Firefox any more.

Any help you can provide would be appreciated.

Thank you

Asked by facmmd 5 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 days ago

Firefox Update Killed Netflix/Prime streaming. Please help work around it?

I am sure if you've opened this thread, you are already familiar with the issue: Any time you try to stream Netflix or Prime, your Widevine plug-in you didn't even know … (read more)

I am sure if you've opened this thread, you are already familiar with the issue: Any time you try to stream Netflix or Prime, your Widevine plug-in you didn't even know you had crashes and you can't watch anything.

It appears to be a known bug, however for a long time now, no fixes.

Please help?

Asked by mrsfloyd 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

Interface deadlocking upon deletion of large number of history entires

Steps to reproduce 1. Open the history sidebar (on Win/Linux: Ctrl+H). 2. Enter a search string that returns many results (e.g. facebook.com). 3. Select all results (C… (read more)

    1. Steps to reproduce

1. Open the history sidebar (on Win/Linux: Ctrl+H). 2. Enter a search string that returns many results (e.g. facebook.com). 3. Select all results (Ctrl + A), and delete them all (Delete) 4. Notice that the main thread hangs until the deletion is complete (in my case, > 30 seconds)

    1. Expected behaviorOS:

The deletion should be not cause the rest of the application to deadlock.

    1. Other info

OS: Manjaro i3, but IIRC it was also present on Ubuntu. Firefox version: 88.0 (64-bit), but has been present for as long as I can remember (at least a year).

Asked by Wilhelm 5 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 4 days ago

impossible to play video vod and streaming

Hy, I can't play anymore video to netflix amazon and all. I have the last firefox version 78.10.10esr. with mac osx 10.9.5 Everything work well and since yesterday it's … (read more)

Hy, I can't play anymore video to netflix amazon and all. I have the last firefox version 78.10.10esr. with mac osx 10.9.5 Everything work well and since yesterday it's impossible to play video. I have this error message. Wath's happening

Asked by mfdemont 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago