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No audio in FF

Hey Firefox community, I was watching videos on youtube using FF earlier on today and there wasn't a problem, but for some reason I'm currently not getting any sound on a… (read more)

Hey Firefox community,

I was watching videos on youtube using FF earlier on today and there wasn't a problem, but for some reason I'm currently not getting any sound on any website. I'm using a wireless headset and can hear the audio in steam/non-steam games, can talk to friends using discord and can play audio/video files that are stored on my HDD with no audio issues.

Here's what I've checked so far:

- Volume mixer says that FF isn't making any sound, which is odd. - I've turned off hardware acceleration as recommended on another thread, but to no avail. - I've restarted FF and my PC because sometimes it's just that simple. - I've tried other playback devices (computer headphone output, focusrite scarlett solo) and FF won't play through those either. - Just in case someone asks, youtube isn't muted.

I've isolated the problem to FF and considering that I hadn't changed any settings until after the problem occurred (hardware acceleration) I can't for the life of me figure out what might be causing this audio issue. Any help would be appreciated, but until then I'll have to use edge. *shudders*

Asked by adamjohnathanlee 2 years ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 2 years ago

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Bing changes my search system

I use last version of Firefox, I didn't install anything regarding Bing search system, no add-ons, no search system in options - I always use Yandex. Still, each time whe… (read more)

I use last version of Firefox, I didn't install anything regarding Bing search system, no add-ons, no search system in options - I always use Yandex. Still, each time when I am highlighting any text with my mouse, and click on the button called "Search in Yandex", it drops me to bing website. What on earth is going on? Does someone else encounter this problem and knows how to fix that? Thanks.

Asked by Cybernetix 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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How can I connect using Firefox

I am trying to log into Firefox, and have changed my password. My email address is xxxxxxxxx@xxxxx.xxx what should I do to connect to Firefox? (email address removed b… (read more)

I am trying to log into Firefox, and have changed my password. My email address is xxxxxxxxx@xxxxx.xxx what should I do to connect to Firefox?


(email address removed by moderator; please do not post personal information on a public website; Forum rules and guidelines)

Asked by 2weight34 2 years ago

Last reply by kajojajo245 2 years ago

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Rstore previous session bug

Hey, I'm using the restore previous session feature. Its really helpful, but I assume since the last update it is not working properly. Whenever I use the private firefo… (read more)

Hey, I'm using the restore previous session feature. Its really helpful, but I assume since the last update it is not working properly. Whenever I use the private firefox browser (window) parallel to the normal one (window) and close the normal browser before the private one, my last active session of the normal browser is not restored.

When I close the private firefox window before the normal firefox browser window everything works fine with restoring the tabs.

Any way around? And please fix this annoying bug. Thanks!

Asked by cbmorris 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Option to revert new zoom feature?

Is there any way to revert from the pinch zoom back to the full screen zoom? I know that you can do the css full screen zoom via ctrl + pinch, but it seems much more lagg… (read more)

Is there any way to revert from the pinch zoom back to the full screen zoom? I know that you can do the css full screen zoom via ctrl + pinch, but it seems much more laggy and slow than in older versions of Firefox. Is there some about:config option I can use to revert it? Or is it just baked in now.

Asked by Alex 2 years ago

Last reply by Martin 1 year ago

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How to disable pinch-to-zoom in firefox 83.

In the new firefox update, using the pinch gesture on a trackpad zooms in the page without actually changing the zoom percentage of the page. Is there any way to get the … (read more)

In the new firefox update, using the pinch gesture on a trackpad zooms in the page without actually changing the zoom percentage of the page. Is there any way to get the old behavior back, where pages would have their zoom percentage change?

Asked by jefis21505 2 years ago

Last reply by Martin 1 year ago

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Page zooming

Hi! Since today, when I was doing the "pinch to zoom" gesture on my touchpad, the browser behaved the same as if i did Ctrl + "+". Now it just zooms on the area around t… (read more)

Hi!

Since today, when I was doing the "pinch to zoom" gesture on my touchpad, the browser behaved the same as if i did Ctrl + "+". Now it just zooms on the area around the cursor. Any help?

Please see the referenced pictures Thanks.

Asked by marius_1296 2 years ago

Last reply by Martin 1 year ago

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Default Language problems

Search results keep coming up in Russian. I have cleared the cache, the history, for all time, installed the language add-on, and even reinstalled Firefox. Still coming… (read more)

Search results keep coming up in Russian. I have cleared the cache, the history, for all time, installed the language add-on, and even reinstalled Firefox. Still coming up in Russian.

Asked by DavidRussell9561 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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the cookie "fakedomain.com" is safe or not

once i clear my data on the browser and restart the browser there is a cookie "fakedomain.com", i don't no weather this cookie is it safe or not can you confirm that and… (read more)

once i clear my data on the browser and restart the browser there is a cookie "fakedomain.com", i don't no weather this cookie is it safe or not can you confirm that and i attached the image of that cookie

Asked by pavithran9676 2 years ago

Last reply by Balázs Meskó 1 year ago

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How To Import Firefox Saved Passwords From Old Computer Hard Disk To New Computer

Hi. My former laptop got damaged and I couldn't remember my Firefox password to restore my saved passwords. So, when I reset password, all the old passwords in the former… (read more)

Hi.

My former laptop got damaged and I couldn't remember my Firefox password to restore my saved passwords.

So, when I reset password, all the old passwords in the former laptop didn't sync or rather were lost.

Now I have the Hard Disk of my former laptop and when I connected it to my new laptop and searched for Firefox "password" files I found passwords.json in a particular location: E:\***\****\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\4ee3ocax.default\weave\changes.

I am looking for a way I can import this password file and access them in my Firefox account in my new laptop.

Thanks

Asked by Azubiky 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox "Save as" file list: Why are folders no longer at top?

I recently changed from Ubuntu Gnome to KDE Plasma. Now, when I'm running Firefox (v83) and click "Save as" to save a file from a web page, Firefox gives me a file list w… (read more)

I recently changed from Ubuntu Gnome to KDE Plasma. Now, when I'm running Firefox (v83) and click "Save as" to save a file from a web page, Firefox gives me a file list with directories mixed in alphabetically, rather than at the top. This is new behavior to me; I don't know if it's new with v83 (I was previously running v82), or if it's a KDE implementation issue.

Either way, I HATE having to scroll down through page after page of files and folders to find my destination folder. Since the dialog box also incorporates full-row select, I can't even click in the file list and type the first letter of my destination folder.

Please tell me there is a way to change this behavior and have Firefox's "Save as" dialog sort the files with directories at the top!

Thanks.

Asked by ExFido 2 years ago

Last reply by Balázs Meskó 1 year ago

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"Profile Missing"

This morning I received a message regarding Adobe Flash's EOL and I must uninstall it. I followed the instructions and uninstalled it. In the process I lost Firefox-"Pr… (read more)

This morning I received a message regarding Adobe Flash's EOL and I must uninstall it. I followed the instructions and uninstalled it. In the process I lost Firefox-"Profile Missing". I called AppleCare and they were unable to help. They reinstalled Adobe Flash and that is all. Help! I need Firefox and all my info.

Asked by kearnsg1 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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User profile

Where is my user profile stored - on my computer or on Firefox computer? I need to re-install Firefox on a new computer. Will I lose my Folders (left side of screen), o… (read more)

Where is my user profile stored - on my computer or on Firefox computer? I need to re-install Firefox on a new computer. Will I lose my Folders (left side of screen), or are they safely stored with Firefox? Will they reappear when I install Firefox on the new computer?

Asked by ajstiebel 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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changing languages, even german is choosed!

I understand also danish and english but it makes me crazy one side is danish , the next mozilla side english and in between german, if I am lucky. I like to drop the fir… (read more)

I understand also danish and english but it makes me crazy one side is danish , the next mozilla side english and in between german, if I am lucky. I like to drop the firefox , if I cannot get this fixed!

Asked by Stefan Stolle 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox sticker

I really want to have a Mozilla sticker on my laptop as I really like the web-browser and that it cares for its users. Does anyone have any idea how can I get one,I would… (read more)

I really want to have a Mozilla sticker on my laptop as I really like the web-browser and that it cares for its users. Does anyone have any idea how can I get one,I would throw some bucks if I have to for them? I would be really thankful if anyone can give me any suggestions! (I really like the dinosaur one)

Asked by Martin000 1 year ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 year ago

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Firefox 83.0 update font issues

MacBook Pro, Mojave 10.14.3; Recently updated Firefox to 83.0, and now my fonts on other sites are messed up (particularly Yahoo mail; See screen shot). I've tried re-st… (read more)

MacBook Pro, Mojave 10.14.3; Recently updated Firefox to 83.0, and now my fonts on other sites are messed up (particularly Yahoo mail; See screen shot). I've tried re-starting with add-ons disabled and it does fix the problem, but I need my add-ons enabled. I also tried a Firefox refresh, but still does not fix the problem. I've also tried checking and unchecking the box "Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of your selections above," in Firefox preferences, but that doesn't help either. Hopefully someone has figured out how to fix this?

TIA - Beth

Asked by bbriggs820 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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While on-line with ChessKing I receive a popup generated by Firefox

While on line with Chess King I receive a popup generated by Firefox: Firefox must send information that will repeat any action that was performed earlier. How can I stop… (read more)

While on line with Chess King I receive a popup generated by Firefox: Firefox must send information that will repeat any action that was performed earlier. How can I stop this from happening causing a reset of the information on my screen?

Asked by patents3 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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firefox crashes upon close every time, and on my three different computers

About a year ago Firefox began crashing upon close every time, on all of my 3 PC computers. I update Firefox to every new release, but the problem has not gone away. So… (read more)

About a year ago Firefox began crashing upon close every time, on all of my 3 PC computers. I update Firefox to every new release, but the problem has not gone away. Sometimes after the crash if I try to open Firefox I get a message saying, approximately, "firefox is open but is not responding. Close firefox to continue. When I click the "close" button, a new instance of Firefox appears)

The crash announcement window gives me the option of reporting the problem accompanied by a diagnostic database, which I have done frequently over the past year, but nothing seems to change.

Anyone have any idea what this is all about?

Jim Crawford

Asked by jcrawford1 1 year ago

Last reply by Paul 1 year ago