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Menu Bar with a Unified Look Possible?

Firefox 78.1 ESR W7 Is there any way to get the menu bar to have a unified appearance? Solid background mixed with a transparent one is not very nice looking. It would l… (read more)

Firefox 78.1 ESR W7

Is there any way to get the menu bar to have a unified appearance? Solid background mixed with a transparent one is not very nice looking. It would look much better if the solid background were also transparent. Anyone have a .css or other solution?

Asked by click-click 2 years ago

Last reply by click-click 1 year ago

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Cannot Log into Yahoo mail on Firefox

I got an automatic update from Opera that I did not ask for, so all of my logins were lost. After recovering them and signing in, when I closed Opera, all of my freaking … (read more)

I got an automatic update from Opera that I did not ask for, so all of my logins were lost. After recovering them and signing in, when I closed Opera, all of my freaking logins were gone again. There is no way to stop this from happening, because Opera likes to make it difficult to stop auto-updates and to stop passwords/usernames from being wiped out when closing Opera. OK, fine. I'll go back to Firefox, then.

So when trying to login to my Yahoo mail account on Firefox there is a challenge page that sends a verification code to my Android phone. I clicked yes, but there is no place to put the verification from the challenge page. When I go back to the Yahoo mail login page, it goes back to the challenge page again, sending a verification to my Android again. This does not happen in Opera, but there is still the issue of being kicked out of all of my social media, email accounts every freaking time.

I have WORK to do and am not interested in being a coder. I am a writer. So how can I stop this from happening? I would like to go on with my freaking life!

Below is a screen-cap of the challenge screen. Do you see any way to get past it? NO! the only thing that is possible is to get to the goddamn Help screen. I don't want any Help. I want to log into my Yahoo mail. Again, this is not happening in Opera, but Opera keeps kicking me out of my logins.

Asked by walford2 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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ublock origin

I installed the uBlock Origin add on to stop ads while watching youtube. I restarted the computer. uBlock Origin is in Add Ons, and is switched on. However, I am still r… (read more)

I installed the uBlock Origin add on to stop ads while watching youtube. I restarted the computer. uBlock Origin is in Add Ons, and is switched on. However, I am still receiving ads. First ad is before the clip plays. After 5 seconds, I can end the ad. Second ad is really intrusive. It interrupts the clip. Perhaps I misunderstood the capabilities of uBlock Origin, or how to use it. I would appreciate any recommendations Firefox version on my Windows 7 PC is: 79.0 (64-bit) Thanks.

Asked by i9i10 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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How do I change the security settings back to standad from strict.

Hello, How do I change my security back to Standard from Strict. I recently changed it to Strict because I thought there were too many cookies and Ads when browsing. … (read more)

Hello,

  How do I change my security back to Standard from Strict.  I recently changed it to Strict because I thought there were too many cookies and Ads when browsing.   Now when I got to my websites like Banking and Medical they have to text me a code first to complete the login.

I can't remember what I did or where I was just know it's a pain and need to go back to before.

Thanks, Roni

Asked by roonie7 1 year ago

Last reply by la3amon 1 year ago

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Is there a search term such as "Not US"?

The results of searches are always dominated by US sites. I live in Ireland and sites from Ireland, Europe generally, Australia, India, Middle East, are more relevant to… (read more)

The results of searches are always dominated by US sites. I live in Ireland and sites from Ireland, Europe generally, Australia, India, Middle East, are more relevant to me. Is there a search term such as "Not US"? I don't want to exclude America totally, just push those results further down the list.

Asked by lucyc1 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox 79.0 blocks sites Google, Youtube

Hi! My system: Win7, FF79.0 32-bit, ru After updating from version 78.0.2, Google and Youtube sites stopped opening normally: After opening the browser everything work… (read more)

Hi!

My system: Win7, FF79.0 32-bit, ru

  1. After updating from version 78.0.2, Google and Youtube sites stopped opening normally:
  2. After opening the browser everything works fine.
  3. A few minutes later, errors about blocking downloads from Google resources appear in the console (gstatic, ytimg, google-analytics, googlevideo, etc.).

Reason: "CORS request did not succeed - Third-party request blocked: single source policy denies reading remote resource" or "CORS Failed". Also suggestions from Google in the search bar stop working.

  1. After a while, these sites stop opening at all.

Reason: "This error page has no error code in its security info" in the console on the page "Error establishing secure connection" (connection-not-secure).

Only restarting the browser helps. Disabling add-ons, resetting cache and cookies does not help. Downgrade to version 78.0.2 is not possible - the profile may crash :(

Please, help!

Asked by laticq 1 year ago

Last reply by laticq 1 year ago

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Lost bookmarks

Firefox somehow got corrupted and I had to reinstall. In the process I lost all my bookmarks. I found a number of JSONLZ4 files in an "Old Firefox Data" folder and copied… (read more)

Firefox somehow got corrupted and I had to reinstall. In the process I lost all my bookmarks. I found a number of JSONLZ4 files in an "Old Firefox Data" folder and copied the most recent one to my desktop, then tried to do a restore from it. Nothing. What am I doing wrong? Thanks very much...the loss of my bookmarks is a major catastrophe, any help in getting them back is much appreciated.

Asked by idrabego 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Lost bookmarks after update

Win 7Pro, 64 bit Firefox has been increasingly unstable over the past weeks. After installing the latest Version, all my bookmarks are lost. Is there a way to retrieve th… (read more)

Win 7Pro, 64 bit Firefox has been increasingly unstable over the past weeks. After installing the latest Version, all my bookmarks are lost. Is there a way to retrieve them? Hugo Scheer

Asked by hugo.scheer 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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HLS Error on streaming website

I sometimes get this error when I try watching streams on http://www.720pstream.me/ I tried other streams (other sports), some works and others don't … (read more)

I sometimes get this error when I try watching streams on

http://www.720pstream.me/

I tried other streams (other sports), some works and others don't

Asked by sebgarneau074 1 year ago

Last reply by la3amon 1 year ago

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Why does fire fox show usernames for a secure site?

I have Win 7 . I use the Fire Fox browser. Someone could go to my secure site and click the login box and retrieve all my user names. Why is this necessary to show these … (read more)

I have Win 7 . I use the Fire Fox browser. Someone could go to my secure site and click the login box and retrieve all my user names. Why is this necessary to show these on a secure site?

Asked by woodust 2 years ago

Answered by cor-el 2 years ago

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access to financial website stops working

FF79 x64 Win7 NoScript, Ublock Origin A financial website I use has suddenly stopped working for me. It will reject my logins as if I had entered them incorrectly. Somet… (read more)

FF79 x64 Win7 NoScript, Ublock Origin A financial website I use has suddenly stopped working for me. It will reject my logins as if I had entered them incorrectly. Sometimes it works after the 3rd try, but no longer. After multiple failures an authentication dialog will appear, but that also fails when proper codes are entered. I always use a private window for this site, and Noscript, Ublock Origin are not enabled for private windows. Explicitly disabling these addons does not fix the issue. I have no problem when I try the ancient IE I still have.

The institution has told me that FF users have been having issues. I tried clearing cache,cookies and history, and this allowed me to logon exactly one time. I am hoping the fix is a simple setting change. The suggestion to use FF safe mode is not a real solution. Are private windows not appropriate for these types of websites?

Asked by tn 1 year ago

Last reply by tn 1 year ago

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Awesome screenshot not working

Several weeks ago Awesome screenshot stopped colorizing screenshots from one website only, earthnullschool. I save 22 different pics each day from this site and have been… (read more)

Several weeks ago Awesome screenshot stopped colorizing screenshots from one website only, earthnullschool. I save 22 different pics each day from this site and have been doing so for the last 6 years. On Facebook, earthnull admin said that nothing has changed on their end. I sent a report to Awesome, and now one to you as Firefox is superior to Edge for ease of use when saving the screenshots. I started using Edge as a result of Firefox no longer correctly taking the screenshot, but it takes around 9 extra steps to save each pic. Can anyone help me in getting Firefox to correctly fill the screenshots as it used to do?

Asked by goldminor 1 year ago

Last reply by goldminor 1 year ago

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Cannot Search using Google Search Box in Private Windows only

Hello, I want to be able to search directly from Google, Bing, etc. when I am in a private window. Computer will search from the address bar only when initially bringing… (read more)

Hello, I want to be able to search directly from Google, Bing, etc. when I am in a private window. Computer will search from the address bar only when initially bringing up a private window. I type in Google.com, Bing.com, etc. in the address bar & I then can search from their search box.

Asked by hgw53t 1 year ago

Answered by Standard8 1 year ago