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Need some dev help with Okta

Hi all, I am the backend developer for a website that our company hosts. I want to have Firefox be fully supported in our site but we are having an issue when we try to r… (read more)

Hi all, I am the backend developer for a website that our company hosts. I want to have Firefox be fully supported in our site but we are having an issue when we try to redirect from our home page to our SSO okta page.

The error in the console is that it can't find the route to our login endpoint. When I looked into it a bit further I saw that we were getting a 504 gateway timeout while trying to run that section of code.

I know the route exists and works because we have no problems when using Chrome based browsers, and Firefox loads just fine while in private mode.

Any help is appreciated. I will furnish code snippets if needed. I'm just not quite sure how to proceed with figuring out what's going on.

The site is https and we have CORS enabled for it in our Okta server

Any help is appreciated. Please let me know if I haven't provided enough information.

Thanks, Brian O

Asked by brihno 2 months ago

Saving to iPhone files

Hello everyone! I’ve been saving since over two years all my important documents , pictures and files on my iPhone under the folder files>On My iPhone>Firefox. Then… (read more)

Hello everyone! I’ve been saving since over two years all my important documents , pictures and files on my iPhone under the folder files>On My iPhone>Firefox. Then suddenly like around a month ago I’ve had a problem loading the Firefox app, then I’ve decided to delete it and reinstall it. Afterwards I was surprised by all the files and pictures which were saved under (Firefox) were all deleted. Any idea how can I restore them back since they’re extremely important for me ? Thank you millions for your help! Kind regards, Minas

Asked by mina.roushdy 2 months ago

password issue

I have been a longtime user of Firefox Sync. I can login to my account. My system 'remembers' my password. All of my email addresses are current, but I do not want to r… (read more)

I have been a longtime user of Firefox Sync.

I can login to my account. My system 'remembers' my password. All of my email addresses are current, but I do not want to reset my account.

Again, I can login to my account page, but I cannot change my password. When I attempt to, it says that the Current Password is incorrect. I now have a Yubi Key, and want to change my Firefox Account password to the OTP (static) on my key.

So, I logged into my account to send this email. If I click on Log In on my account page, I can. But I cannot change my password.

Can you help?

Please & Thank you, Tony DeNardo

Asked by linuxexpert 2 months ago

Fraud Connected Services Two-step authentication

RE: FRAUD - pending investigations - FTC 130602883 , IC3 , Seattle FBI and Olympia Police with ID theft / Fraud alerts RE: PROPERTY THEFT - Thurston County Sheriff's Offi… (read more)

RE: FRAUD - pending investigations - FTC 130602883 , IC3 , Seattle FBI and Olympia Police with ID theft / Fraud alerts RE: PROPERTY THEFT - Thurston County Sheriff's Office Report Number 21-200531

Today, 11/14/2021 I logged into my Mozilla Firefox account normally ( it's been a long time since I used SYNC due to HACKERS found out in 2019 + ) - I needed to write down / log all connected services plus devices / IP addresses and decided to add Two-step authentication as recommended for EXTRA security after changing my password.

The moment after I added + activated Two-step authentication via GOOGLE authentication 11/14/2021 5:34 AM -- my account re-synced itself and DELETED my CONNECTED SERVICES LIST:

There should have been / WAS ABOUT 5 DEVICES or more in the past 6 years when I logged in. THEY COMPLETELY VANISHED - they are also under investigation. [I also reported fraud / ID theft to FTC and had to freeze my credit.] One of these connected devices being a laptop / PC named " HEV " [stolen from me and reported to Thurston County Sheriff's office] and another newer one with my initials " pt " - with possible older mobile device most connections from over 2-5 years ago -- with the current computer I am on (that stayed on the list). After that moment - Mozilla Firefox and Google Services gave me errors -- unable to upload images // buffering and page loading (up until estimated 6:20 AM) -- no idea why and there are no service alerts / outages with COMCAST XFINITY my ISP.

The list of devices / logins is EMPTIED -- what else got erased or re-synced? I DIDN'T AUTHORIZE A DELETION!

Sincerely, Patrick Turner

Asked by Patrick Turner 2 months ago

problems with profiles switching system

hi every one i need to install multiple firefox apps and i have installed 80 numbers of it in my pc in different folders and some of bokmarks and saved logins in these di… (read more)

hi every one i need to install multiple firefox apps and i have installed 80 numbers of it in my pc in different folders and some of bokmarks and saved logins in these different installations should be same so mostly i go to "%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\" and copy details of one of them who was setted up before and paste it into files of other installations so when i open others every thing was setted up i have done it when i was expanding number of my mozillas from 20 to 80 and every thing worked fine but right now i was trying to expand the number from 80 to 160 and every thing was fine. i ahve installed 80 more and copy/pasted files from the app data of an old one to new ones and opened few of them and all was good but after rebooting my system every time i try to open a fire fox a small window opens with the name of "firefox - choose user profile" and there are bunch of options as default default-release1/ default-release67 most of these files are new installed apps and just some of them are old ones my first problem with it is that even when i chose one of numbers who is linked with a old firefox its not opening as its apps (i have pinned all of them with different icons to the task bar so i know they are opened as new profiles not as the old app itself) my second problem is that i cant access other profiles who are missing and i cant bypass this little menu so is there any one to help me?? i will be doomed if i want to uninstall all of them and reinstall and relogin all sites in each 80 apps i just wnat to bypass all these mini windows and open the normal mozillas like before p.s: im using version 89.0.1 of mozilla as most of them but some of them are 89.0 and some are 88.0 PLS help if u know any way to make it done.

Asked by boland32141 2 months ago

No longer have the sign in email

I no long have the original sign in email - it has been COMPLETELY deleted and the account also deleted. When I try to make changes to bring my Fiefox account up to date … (read more)

I no long have the original sign in email - it has been COMPLETELY deleted and the account also deleted. When I try to make changes to bring my Fiefox account up to date Firefox keps send security codes to the DEAD email address so I can never reach them. What now. Can I have my account deleted and start over, if so how ? You cannot email me with posible solitions unless you use my secondary email. I was unable to change that to the primary.

Asked by Russ 2 months ago

Use Default Login for Websites where Multiple Logins are Saved

Not sure if this is an option somewhere and I'm just missing it, but if not it sure needs to be. As an IT manager for my company I use employee logins constantly in the s… (read more)

Not sure if this is an option somewhere and I'm just missing it, but if not it sure needs to be. As an IT manager for my company I use employee logins constantly in the same websites, but I use my own login the most.

Is there a way to set a default login to auto-fill for specific websites? IE SalesForce - I have all my user's logins saved on my machine but I login as myself the most and my name starts with Z, so no matter what it will never be the first/default login.

Thoughts?

Asked by zgadson1 2 months ago

Firefox upgrades

Twice in the past six months I have downloaded 'upgrades' to the Firefox browser, only then to have to spend half an hour resetting my options - home page, task bars, app… (read more)

Twice in the past six months I have downloaded 'upgrades' to the Firefox browser, only then to have to spend half an hour resetting my options - home page, task bars, apps, etc. It's just not worth bothering to get the upgrades. Why do the upgrades mess with my personal settings?

Asked by mmck 1 month ago

Synced Addons *and settings* for Normal and Developer Edition separately

I have the same problem as [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/use.../own404410|@Sky] at "[Addons for Normal and Developer Edition separately]". I would like to present th… (read more)

I have the same problem as [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/use.../own404410|@Sky] at "[Addons for Normal and Developer Edition separately]". I would like to present the problem from my side and propose a not difficult but useful solution.


"Synced Addons *and settings* for Normal and Developer Edition separately" is a feature I need and require from Mozilla. I don't want to have developer-only extensions and settings from Developer Edition in the normal browser. I also don't want to create a separate account because I won't be able to view Developer Edition browser content on my phone.

The best would still be share search history and bookmarks with both browsers and the phone.

"Synchronization channel selection function and synchronization content" could be a solution. On a normal browser I create a "normal" synchronization channel and there I choose all the elements to be synchronized. On Developer Edition I create a new "developer" channel and choose sync: history, tabs, bookmarks, addons and settings. Additionally, I choose the existing "normal" channel for synchronization of history and bookmarks. And I sync my phone with the normal channel.

Please consider such a feature in Firefox browsers ;)))

Asked by Artuu 1 month ago

hacked

Someone sent you guys a password reset for me and hacked my accounts, I need all the info on them that you have ip address that they used everything. Please and thank you… (read more)

Someone sent you guys a password reset for me and hacked my accounts, I need all the info on them that you have ip address that they used everything. Please and thank you. please call me with info so i can tell you where to email it. 531-207-9820

Asked by Y 1 month ago

Closing Firefox account associated with deactivated email

Hi there, I have a Firefox account which was registered using an email associated with a company I no longer work for. Since I have left the company, that email is inacti… (read more)

Hi there,

I have a Firefox account which was registered using an email associated with a company I no longer work for. Since I have left the company, that email is inactive and I can no longer access it. This means that when I attempt to log into Firefox with that account, I cannot enter the verification / 2FA code because I cannot access the email.

Is there anyway I can close that Firefox account anyway? I do have the Firefox recovery key for that account though. I just wish for all the data associated with said account to be deleted.

Thanks

Asked by croslandjozef 1 month ago

Have new tabs open the same local file as my homepage

I've browsed through a dozen of posts now and so far got my homepage to show me my local file. The problem is that I want this local file to also show when I open a new t… (read more)

I've browsed through a dozen of posts now and so far got my homepage to show me my local file. The problem is that I want this local file to also show when I open a new tab (Ctrl+T).

I've configured an autoconfig based on another post I read, currently have this:

In my autoconfig.cfg: // first line is a comment var {classes:Cc,interfaces:Ci,utils:Cu} = Components; var newTabURL = "path_to_my_file.html"; aboutNewTabService = Cc["@mozilla.org/browser/aboutnewtab-service;1"].getService(Ci.nsIAboutNewTabService); aboutNewTabService.newTabURL = newTabURL;

In my autoconfig.js: // pref("general.config.filename", "autoconfig.cfg"); pref("general.config.obscure_value", 0); //pref("general.config.sandbox_enabled", false);


I have the last line commented because it worked for the poster, but it gives me an error that firefox couldn't load my autoconfig and that I should contact my sysadmin, lol. Other than that error message, it worked the same as it does now after I closed the popup.

If possible I don't want to use any extensions for this.

Asked by norasora 1 month ago

Links from certain certain websites don't open in Firefox

On the website at www.trelly.com as well as others, when I want to share a link I'm taken to my Chrome browser. I have Firefox selected as my default browser and most of … (read more)

On the website at www.trelly.com as well as others, when I want to share a link I'm taken to my Chrome browser. I have Firefox selected as my default browser and most of the time links are opened in Firefox. Is there anything that can be done to prevent some links going to Chrome?

Asked by davidleroyj 1 month ago

Firefox crashing

Continuing to have issues with pinned tabs and, worse, Firefox crashing...like y'day with loss of all pinned tabs on powering up today?! Have posted issue several times … (read more)

Continuing to have issues with pinned tabs and, worse, Firefox crashing...like y'day with loss of all pinned tabs on powering up today?! Have posted issue several times with "FredMcD" being unable to help but who escalated the problem...with no response from Mozilla/Firefox! Needlessly spending a great deal of time restoring pinned tabs but sometimes cannot find them all. Does the "800 lbs" Mozilla care?

Asked by WhiteBimmer 1 month ago

FF caused BSOD

I was recently watching a Twitch livestream when I stepped away from my PC for a moment and upon returning found it sitting at the login screen. Checking eventvwr it show… (read more)

I was recently watching a Twitch livestream when I stepped away from my PC for a moment and upon returning found it sitting at the login screen. Checking eventvwr it showed a BSOD event had occurred. The only thing actively running on my PC was FireFox with a single tab for Twitch.

Level: Critical Source: Kernal-Power Event ID: 41 BugCheckCode: 307 decimal, 0x133 hex

Windows documentation lists hex 0x133 as a DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION error, and since Parameter 1 was a '0', it states, "A single DPC or ISR exceeded its time allotment. The offending component can usually be identified with a stack trace." https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/debugger/bug-check-0x133-dpc-watchdog-violation

From Windows Debugging Tools I loaded up the DMP file and ran !analyze to see the process name listed as FF (there's more information listed, just not sure it's really useful).

PROCESS_NAME: firefox.exe MODULE_NAME: nt IMAGE_NAME: ntkrnlmp.exe STACK_COMMAND: .thread ; .cxr ; kb STACK_TEXT: ffffa681`de892c88 fffff804`7581f5fa  : 00000000`00000133 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000501 00000000`00000500 : nt!KeBugCheckEx ffffa681`de892c90 fffff804`7561c3cd  : 0000de92`ad226167 ffffa681`de840180 00000000`00000246 00000000`008d0193 : nt!KeAccumulateTicks+0x20644a ffffa681`de892cf0 fffff804`7561c971  : 00000000`008d0192 00000000`00540bd4 ffffa681`de840180 00000000`00000001 : nt!KiUpdateRunTime+0x5d ffffa681`de892d40 fffff804`756167e3  : ffffa681`de840180 00000000`00000000 fffff804`76031630 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiUpdateTime+0x4a1 ffffa681`de892e80 fffff804`7561f1a2  : ffff8a08`cf6e79c0 ffff8a08`cf6e7a40 ffff8a08`cf6e7a00 00000000`00000002 : nt!KeClockInterruptNotify+0x2e3 ffffa681`de892f30 fffff804`756de055  : 00000150`3043798c ffffcb8c`9850adc0 ffffcb8c`9850ae70 ffff2a97`b5c65417 : nt!HalpTimerClockInterrupt+0xe2 ffffa681`de892f60 fffff804`757f8d4a  : ffff8a08`cf6e7a40 ffffcb8c`9850adc0 0000de80`ffc7236f 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiCallInterruptServiceRoutine+0xa5 ffffa681`de892fb0 fffff804`757f92b7  : 00000000`00000000 00001f80`007f02c4 00000000`4af4ce39 ffff8a08`cf6e7bb8 : nt!KiInterruptSubDispatchNoLockNoEtw+0xfa ffff8a08`cf6e79c0 fffff804`75680c6b  : 00000000`80000000 fffff804`75729a99 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiInterruptDispatchNoLockNoEtw+0x37 ffff8a08`cf6e7b50 fffff804`75729a99  : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KeYieldProcessorEx+0x1b ffff8a08`cf6e7b60 fffff804`7569a24e  : ffffa681`de843240 ffffa681`4afc988a ffffcb8c`b0c73480 ffffcb8c`ac2e3040 : nt!ExpGetPoolTagInfoTarget+0x149 ffff8a08`cf6e7bb0 fffff804`75699534  : ffffa681`de840180 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000008 00000000`005408f1 : nt!KiExecuteAllDpcs+0x30e ffff8a08`cf6e7d20 fffff804`757fe2e5  : 00000000`00000000 ffffa681`de840180 00000000`00000000 000001d3`21056910 : nt!KiRetireDpcList+0x1f4 ffff8a08`cf6e7fb0 fffff804`757fe0d0  : 00000081`e2df8c90 00000000`00000000 000001d3`18d58b28 00000081`e2df8b90 : nt!KxRetireDpcList+0x5 ffff8a08`d1eefa90 fffff804`757fd79e  : 000001d3`00000000 00000000`00000001 000001d3`2105a4e0 ffff8a08`d1eefb40 : nt!KiDispatchInterruptContinue ffff8a08`d1eefac0 00007ff8`acdd7bd7  : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiDpcInterrupt+0x2ee 00000081`e2def0b0 00000000`00000000  : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : 0x00007ff8`acdd7bd7

I checked FF `about:crashes` and it doesn't show any crash report there (presumably because the system BSOD and it did not have a chance to do anything).

Just wondering if anyone else has seen this issue and how/if they resolved it. In searching around it seemed like some folks suggested disabling hardware acceleration as there may be incompatibility issues with FF and GPU drivers. I checked under FF settings and it has "Use recommended performance settings" enabled, but there are no sub-options specific for hardware acceleration.

Some basic system specs: MoBo: Gigabyte B550 Vision D-P (BIOS F13e, latest available) CPU: AMX Ryzen 7 5800X GPU: Gigabyte GeForce 3060Ti (driver 30.0.14.7141, latest one available)

Running on FF 94.0.2 (64-bit), the latest update.

Asked by SirCobalt 1 month ago

Yesterday! "14 new types of 'XS-Leak' cross-site leak attacks against modern web browsers, including Mozilla Firefox."

Have Firefox blocked this and/or are there ways users can protect themselves? "14 new types of 'XS-Leak' cross-site leak attacks against modern web browsers, including G… (read more)

Have Firefox blocked this and/or are there ways users can protect themselves?

"14 new types of 'XS-Leak' cross-site leak attacks against modern web browsers, including Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Safari, and Mozilla Firefox."

"These types of side-channel attacks are called 'XS-Leaks,' and allow attacks to bypass the 'same-origin' policy in web browsers so that a malicious website can steal info in the background from a trusted website where the user enters information.

"The principle of an XS-Leak is to use such side-channels available on the web to reveal sensitive information about users, such as their data in other web applications, details about their local environment, or internal networks they are connected to," explains the XS-Leaks wiki.

For example, an XS-Leak attack could help a background site siphon the email inbox contents from an active tab used for accessing webmail."

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/researchers-discover-14-new-data-stealing-web-browser-attacks/

Asked by Teresa 1 month ago

Donation

Using PayPal, I have just clicked on making a donation to you of 20 dollars. I had intended it to be 10 dollars. Also, I'm not sure whether I made a mistake regarding a… (read more)

Using PayPal, I have just clicked on making a donation to you of 20 dollars. I had intended it to be 10 dollars. Also, I'm not sure whether I made a mistake regarding a single donation or a monthly donation. I cannot afford to make you a monthly donation for that amount. I am happy to donate 10 dollars on an annual basis. Please inform me if I have made a mistake, or whether this is a single donation.

Asked by Mike-on-the-Costa 1 month ago

DOMException: The quota has been exceeded

A site that my company must use daily and frequently for work routinely stops working for everyone who uses Firefox and we get "DOMException: The quota has been exceeded"… (read more)

A site that my company must use daily and frequently for work routinely stops working for everyone who uses Firefox and we get "DOMException: The quota has been exceeded" errors in the console.

Closing and relaunching Firefox usually resolves this temporarily.

I have tried adjusting dom.storage.default_quota but even at hundreds of MB I still sometimes get the error.

The site vendor seems stumped and after weeks back and forth with development are now telling me to use Chrome :( Other Firefox users have been making noise on their product forums but we haven't seen any solutions yet.

I see some bugs in Bugzilla from about a year ago that seem related but it doesn't seem like they are actively being worked. Will there be a long term solution to this?

Asked by vendor5 1 month ago

how to restrict site copy

hello how to restrict own site copy form other use mp3juice is original mp3juice site. please check 1's images. but second image is third party proxy site. how to avoid … (read more)

hello

how to restrict own site copy form other use

mp3juice is original mp3juice site. please check 1's images. but second image is third party proxy site.

how to avoid third party service provider for scrapping site. they publish site in subdomain.

Asked by ask.mp3juice 1 month ago

Firewall says Firefox changed code signature and became suspicious

Hi I'm running Firefox 78.15esr on Mac OS 10.11.6 El Capitan. My firewall (LittleSnitch 4.5.2) suddenly denied any connections attempts by Firefox because the code signat… (read more)

Hi I'm running Firefox 78.15esr on Mac OS 10.11.6 El Capitan.

My firewall (LittleSnitch 4.5.2) suddenly denied any connections attempts by Firefox because the code signature of the process has changed and become invalid.

I can force the Firewall to either disable Identity Check on Firefox or Accept Modification of signature. Both actions are quite unsafe, unless Mozilla acknowledges such changes have actually been made and Firewall's warning can be safely disregarded.

I submit screenshots of the warning

Regards

Asked by gregariovii 1 month ago