Firefox home content shortcuts automatically adds recently visited sites

It is very convenient to open commonly visited sites from Firefox home, but there is no need for sites that i rarely visit. Firefox automatically adds random sites that I… (read more)

It is very convenient to open commonly visited sites from Firefox home, but there is no need for sites that i rarely visit.

Firefox automatically adds random sites that I have visited to empty slots. There should be option to disable this. There is a option in menu for this but it is not toggle-able.

Or is there a property in about:config that controls this? I tried some but they didnt't help.

Asked by kristjan.kiolein 15 hours ago

YouTube dropping frames when tabbed into a game.

I believe I'm having the same problem as this issue, but it's now archived: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1374927 Firefox Info: Version 107.0.1 Build ID 2… (read more)

I believe I'm having the same problem as this issue, but it's now archived: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1374927

Firefox Info: Version 107.0.1 Build ID 20221128144904 OS Windows 11

Specs: i7 13700k 32GB DDR5 Ram GTX 1080ti

Basically, I'm dropping frames when I'm tabbed into a game, in my instance it's World of Warcraft, but it could be with other games too. I suspect it's something to do with Windows 11 as I didn't have any problems in Windows 10 with my older computer.

Some trouble shooting steps I've taken is I've disabled all extensions, ran the browser in troubleshooting mode, and finally done a Firefox refresh and I still have the same problem.

I recorded a video of how it looks, it's at its absolute worst at 4k, with 2x speed on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuIaYJYGHEI

Any help or suggestions is appreciated, cheers.

Asked by Zaazu 3 days ago

Last reply by Zaazu 3 days ago

Can't remove no longer open windows still being shown in the 'Window' menu drop down

Hello, I have an issue that I haven't found a fix to. I used a Time Machine backup to transfer settings from my old Mac to a new one. When I first opened the Firefox Brow… (read more)

Hello, I have an issue that I haven't found a fix to. I used a Time Machine backup to transfer settings from my old Mac to a new one. When I first opened the Firefox Browser 107.0.1 (64-bit) running on MAC OS 12.6.1, it opened the last 3x windows I had open on the previous machine. Unfortunately, I actually had 8 windows originally open. Now those other 5x windows are still showing in the 'Window' menu drop down, but they no longer exist. I can't switch to them and I can't re-create them. How can I clear this list and/or update it to only those which are actually open?

I have already cleared the cache, cleared the history, deleted all cookies, etc. I'm hoping there is some trick or script I can run to reset this. Perhaps one of the Mac OS library files? I'm sure there are some erroneous orphan files located from previous installs.

Thanks for any help you can provide. Regards, Tony

Asked by Tony 14 hours ago

Hello. Twich.tv not working

Hello i have problem with theme's (i thinking that is this ) . The problem looking like in the picture - have no Pause/start button on twich.tv or fullscreen option just … (read more)

Hello i have problem with theme's (i thinking that is this ) . The problem looking like in the picture - have no Pause/start button on twich.tv or fullscreen option just all options dissapear when stream starts playing ( when its loading i have those options). Can you please help ?

Asked by ludwik 3 days ago

Last reply by ludwik 3 days ago

Browser Crashes When Using Zoom

Hi, Every time I join a Zoom or Microsoft Teams meeting Firefox crashes. I have to either force quit or quit Firefox. Does anyone know how to solve this problem? Thank yo… (read more)

Hi,

Every time I join a Zoom or Microsoft Teams meeting Firefox crashes. I have to either force quit or quit Firefox.

Does anyone know how to solve this problem?

Thank you.

Asked by gdesilva 13 hours ago

Firefox browser

Firefox very slow, hangs or not responding on Windows 10 after last update late November 2022 to version ? 107.0.1. I am an end user, not versed in IT. I have used Firefo… (read more)

Firefox very slow, hangs or not responding on Windows 10 after last update late November 2022 to version ? 107.0.1. I am an end user, not versed in IT. I have used Firefox as a fast and safe browser for approximately 20 years and with Adblock Plus for over 10 years. Previously once I refreshed or reloaded Firefox it wiped out my navigation bar and bookmarks. Some friends have said that this is a tactic to encourage change to the for-profit paid version. Also when this happens I get a window for reporting the problem to Microsoft which hangs indefinitely and I have to close it. Again is this a tactic from Microsoft to get me to select Edge and Bing as my default browser and search engine? Or is this a problem with Norton360 software or their VPN? Or is this due to a failing hard drive (not SSD), registry errors or malaware? What's up and is there a simple fix?

Asked by Ali 6 days ago

Firefox experiences prolonged freezing every time I open the browser for the first time.

Like the title states, every time I open Firefox the application freezes for about thirty seconds to a minute at a time. This is highly inconvenient and annoying. I've re… (read more)

Like the title states, every time I open Firefox the application freezes for about thirty seconds to a minute at a time. This is highly inconvenient and annoying. I've reset Firefox completely and the issue was not fixed, as well as doing a clean install. Because of how often and consistent the problem has been, I've had trouble finding out the source of this issue. This has been an issue for at minimum a month, most likely longer but my first mention of it to one of my friends was a month ago.

Asked by alyssaclairestrawn 6 days ago

Pressing down and dragging pointer doesn't work on any website

Hello, I'm on Ubuntu 22.04 and have the Firefox (107.0 64bit) installed as a snap. The drag and selecting text and even dragging objects on any websites doesn't work. … (read more)

Hello, I'm on Ubuntu 22.04 and have the Firefox (107.0 64bit) installed as a snap.

The drag and selecting text and even dragging objects on any websites doesn't work.

  • I select text on the website by pressing down and starting to drag the text doesn't select when I leave the hold the entire block gets highlighted
  • I use Excalidraw, the pencil tool drag and any object size change while drag doesn't work
  • Desmos I can't drag the points on the graph
  • The pointer just disappears on videos (not just YouTube) and isn't visible until I pause the video

Asked by DevUt 1 week ago

Last reply by DevUt 1 day ago

Password mismatching

Problem: This account has problems and i can't even delete it even though I want to so badly. Context: This problem is related to the password used for logging in mismatc… (read more)

Problem: This account has problems and i can't even delete it even though I want to so badly.

Context: This problem is related to the password used for logging in mismatching with the password used for password resets/deleting the account.

(I think this has something to do with adding a secondary account and then making this one the primary. I also deleted the secondary original email attached to the account/secondary email)

Anyhow, i reset my password twice today via mail, since to do it via 'manage account' you need to give the old password and this always gives a 'incorrect password' error. After resetting my password i log into my account and try to delete the account/change the password, and i once again get the 'incorrect password'.

Unrelated to this issue i also had problems merging passwords from 2 accounts, this account did not merge its sync data but my other one did. I even tried importing passwords from csv and it did not help.

At this point I just want to delete the account.

System: Ubuntu 22 Desktop Firefox is installed via Ubuntu software, so it runs snap-store Firefox Version 107.0.1

Asked by Zeno 3 days ago

Browser won't work

Hi, Firefox won't load any websites but other browsers do. Just get a blank screen and can't 'refresh' either (interestingly, Firefox View tab still works) I have checke… (read more)

Hi, Firefox won't load any websites but other browsers do. Just get a blank screen and can't 'refresh' either (interestingly, Firefox View tab still works)

I have checked antivirus & firewall settings, and reinstalled Firefox several times. Any suggestions please? Thanks

Asked by 75caferacer 6 days ago

Last reply by 75caferacer 6 days ago

Emails Do Not Close

When I close emails in AOL, they close on that site, however, the closed emails still continue to show up on my desktop and have to be closed again. This is a Windows 10… (read more)

When I close emails in AOL, they close on that site, however, the closed emails still continue to show up on my desktop and have to be closed again. This is a Windows 10 unit and the issue has been happening for quite some time on several of my computers

Asked by xstarchguy 3 days ago

PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR

I am unable to open my outlook mail - however I am able to open other websites - how do I fix this I was able to access my outlook email yesterday so this only happened i… (read more)

I am unable to open my outlook mail - however I am able to open other websites - how do I fix this

I was able to access my outlook email yesterday so this only happened in the last 24 hours

Any assistance will be greatly appreciated

Asked by awhitford 6 days ago

Last reply by awhitford 5 days ago

the 'submit' button in 'contact us' of 'donate' dont work

url: https://donate.mozilla.org/en-US/help/ 'Submit' button on this page is grey and dont seem to react when clicked. Wonder if this is a website issue or a local one. … (read more)

url: https://donate.mozilla.org/en-US/help/

'Submit' button on this page is grey and dont seem to react when clicked. Wonder if this is a website issue or a local one.

Asked by zoo_k 6 days ago

Last reply by zoo_k 5 days ago