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how do I stop engine search being confined to the UK and not worldwide?

I want to be able to shop worldwide but cannot find a way to turn off the automatic assumption that I am only interested in doing so in the UK. This means that the same … (read more)

I want to be able to shop worldwide but cannot find a way to turn off the automatic assumption that I am only interested in doing so in the UK. This means that the same sites all UK keep appearing when I am trying to escape from them. What am I doing wrong and how do I change it?

Asked by vlt2@talktalk.net 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Copy Downloads and move them to a new laptop

I have a new laptop and I would like to transfer the information held in Firefox Downloads from my existing laptop to the new machine. Your help would be Invaluable. Than… (read more)

I have a new laptop and I would like to transfer the information held in Firefox Downloads from my existing laptop to the new machine. Your help would be Invaluable. Thank You jr_337

Asked by jr_337 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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In FF5, you cannot see the URL in the address bar. WHY?

I'm viewing a web page. Then, I look at the address bar and there is a faint instruction to "Go to a Web Site." Where is the URL of the page I am viewing? This is critica… (read more)

I'm viewing a web page. Then, I look at the address bar and there is a faint instruction to "Go to a Web Site." Where is the URL of the page I am viewing? This is critical for a developer!

I am on Windows 7 (64-bit) on an Intel Core i7-2600 (3.4GHz) by Dell. Firefox 5.0.1.

(I have other problems which I'll attack later.

Asked by kitwms 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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add-on sync

How do I sync my add-ons across computers? How do I not have to create a login for every other single Firefox service? Like one for support, one for Sync and one for ad… (read more)

  • How do I sync my add-ons across computers?
  • How do I not have to create a login for every other single Firefox service? Like one for support, one for Sync and one for add-ons and blah blah.
  • These features are already in Chrome and I have returned after 6 months at Chrome(I liked it though, no complains). So, don't ask me to rather use Chrome.

Thanks

Asked by amar 10 years ago

Last reply by amar 10 years ago

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How can I get irefox to make use of my entire screen. It only uses the middle section.

I just installed Firefox. Previously only used Microsoft Explorer. Now, using Firefox, all web pages just use the middle section of my screen. They do not use the left or… (read more)

I just installed Firefox. Previously only used Microsoft Explorer. Now, using Firefox, all web pages just use the middle section of my screen. They do not use the left or right. This makes it hard for me to read like I can with Explorer.

Asked by bcpalmer1020@rogers.com 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Posts are made with mistakes even though I correct it with the spell checker.

My spell checker changes the word; however when I hit the send or post button it shows the mistake. What am I doing wrong? It only does it with words that are corrected u… (read more)

My spell checker changes the word; however when I hit the send or post button it shows the mistake. What am I doing wrong? It only does it with words that are corrected using the spell checker. It has happened in Facebook and Yahoo! Mail. I also notice that if I stop typing mid-word and come back to it the last half of the word become underlined.

Hope this info helps. Audrey

Asked by alternative_chicka@yahoo.ca 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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Why, when using Firefox, the page logos do not appear on the tabs wheras they do on the IE?

For example, when I open any page (each page has a certain logo, a graphic symbol); like MSN polska or any other page, instead of the logo I get a blanc rectangle symboli… (read more)

For example, when I open any page (each page has a certain logo, a graphic symbol); like MSN polska or any other page, instead of the logo I get a blanc rectangle symbolizing file. When I am usin IE there is no problem, Iget a proper logo on each tab.

Asked by Marismo 10 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 10 years ago

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How can I tell when the site I'm visiting is secured? I'm used to seeing a lock on my heading. I like my new Firefox!

When I'm on a website and am asked for a credit card or I go to my bank's website and need to enter my checking information, how does Firefox indicate that the informatio… (read more)

When I'm on a website and am asked for a credit card or I go to my bank's website and need to enter my checking information, how does Firefox indicate that the information is secure. Does Firefox have an icon of some sort?

Asked by Patti28 10 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 10 years ago