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Hidden browser window?

Firefox 93.0 64bit Linux Mint 1.0 When I close (X) the window, my session is not restored. I have checked all the settings and verified that they are set correctly. Then,… (read more)

Firefox 93.0 64bit Linux Mint 1.0

When I close (X) the window, my session is not restored. I have checked all the settings and verified that they are set correctly. Then, I found that when I tried to quit the program via File menu, it says that I have two windows and three tabs open, yet I only have on window/one tab open. I can not find this other window... What does this mean? Have tried refreshing the app, safe mode, and disabling the extensions that I use.

Thanks!

Asked by darkmetal262 1 month ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 month ago

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None of my channels come up. Not even my home page. It’s just a blue line across the bottom of my screen.

Please help me bring up my home page for channels. I was downloading Amazon kids and it was loading so I left the room for about 10 minutes. I came back and the screensav… (read more)

Please help me bring up my home page for channels. I was downloading Amazon kids and it was loading so I left the room for about 10 minutes. I came back and the screensaver was so I clicked round button on remote. Nothing happened so I checked cables they seemed fine. So I turned off tv and on again and a blue line came up at the bottom of the screen.

Asked by t.vanek 1 month ago

Answered by t.vanek 1 month ago

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Saved Passwords do not work at truist.com (a bank)

When I go to Truist.com, my recently merged bank, it remembers my userid OK, but fills in the password field with about 200 random ASCII characters. I tried to delete an… (read more)

When I go to Truist.com, my recently merged bank, it remembers my userid OK, but fills in the password field with about 200 random ASCII characters. I tried to delete and re-establish the saved password, but Firefox either gets messes it up or more likely the web site messes it up. The result is that the true saved password in lost and the ASCII rubbish re-appears.

Work-around is to not let Firefox save the password for this site. It works A-OK with the other 150 or so passwords. Check out the screen shot attached.

Luv Firefox, even donate once in a while.

Thank you,

 Jim Court  [  jimcourt1@gmail.com  ]

Asked by jimcourt11 1 month ago

Answered by cor-el 1 month ago

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all past tabs open when open window

Firefox 93.0 OSS 11.5.2 When i open a window the past 80 tabs openl to use, I need to R clic the tab on the left and "erase all tabs to right" screen shot show … (read more)

Firefox 93.0 OSS 11.5.2

When i open a window the past 80 tabs openl to use, I need to R clic the tab on the left and "erase all tabs to right"

screen shot show

Asked by jrhmdtraum 1 month ago

Answered by cor-el 1 month ago

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Southwest sends me an email after I browse for fares

When I browse for fares on Southwest Airlines, but don't book, I get an email a few minutes later urging me to book the flight. I was not signed in to SW at the time and… (read more)

When I browse for fares on Southwest Airlines, but don't book, I get an email a few minutes later urging me to book the flight. I was not signed in to SW at the time and I was in private browsing mode. How did Southwest connect that browsing session to my email?

Asked by cayoumans29 1 month ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 month ago

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Huge RAM consumption, over time

I looked at various tips on how to solve a RAM problem. But I don't understand why my firefox takes about 800MB of RAM after startup, but sometimes after the time of use … (read more)

I looked at various tips on how to solve a RAM problem. But I don't understand why my firefox takes about 800MB of RAM after startup, but sometimes after the time of use it suddenly takes 16GB of RAM. Does Mozilla not have a tool to track which part of Firefox uses so much RAM?

Asked by kju 1 month ago

Answered by TyDraniu 1 month ago

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Startup - pages to automatically open

Startup - in settings I used to have opton to "Use current pages" rather than it always being "restore previous session". Can I still set this as an option please? Thanks… (read more)

Startup - in settings I used to have opton to "Use current pages" rather than it always being "restore previous session". Can I still set this as an option please? Thanks (Windows 10 on PC)

Asked by Craig Reilly 4 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 weeks ago

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Trying to install 52.9.0esr over 49.0 on XP

Figured out the basic issue (from Solutions here) why old Firefox not working on old XP-SP3. Found 52.9.0esr download - but when I run the file, it keeps telling me to "… (read more)

Figured out the basic issue (from Solutions here) why old Firefox not working on old XP-SP3. Found 52.9.0esr download - but when I run the file, it keeps telling me to "Close Firefox". Used Task Manager - nothing - not Firefox or anything else - is shown to be running. Any ideas? Might not be a Firefox issue, but would appreciate any insights. TIA - Jean

Asked by jean61 4 weeks ago

Answered by jean61 4 weeks ago

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Firefox Application does not open at all.

Hey! As the subject implies, my Firefox Application and associated applications on Windows 10 don't open at all. When I click on the shortcut, or open it directly through… (read more)

Hey!

As the subject implies, my Firefox Application and associated applications on Windows 10 don't open at all. When I click on the shortcut, or open it directly through file explorer as administrator, for a single moment it shows a blank window with a blank application on the taskbar open and immediately closes it. It does not bring up a crash report following this. I have tried everything from restarting my PC, to removing every Firefox file on my PC and reinstalling Firefox, to trying Safe Mode, updating Windows 10 and drivers, and virus scans. Nothing has worked.

Is there any form of fix for this? It would be well appreciated!

Asked by JMC 3 weeks ago

Answered by cor-el 3 weeks ago

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Login into Weebly website no longer works with Firefox but does with Safari

I started using the Firefox Relay extension and shortly after, I could no longer login to my Weebly website. So I deactivated the Relay extension and I still could not lo… (read more)

I started using the Firefox Relay extension and shortly after, I could no longer login to my Weebly website. So I deactivated the Relay extension and I still could not login. I then tried logging in with Safari and there was no problem. I suspect it has something to do with the relay extension, but I have no idea if this is the problem or if it is something else. However, when the extension is activated, the login name disappears off to the left of the "box" where you put the login name in. The message I get is "wrong login name". When I deactivate the extension, the login name no longer moves off to the left in the box, but I still get the error message. Regardless, now I cannot login to Weebly with Firefox!

Asked by Jyoti 3 weeks ago

Answered by alexcrook4716 3 weeks ago

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New York Times live pages won't load

Maybe sometime in the past week or so, I began noticing an issue on the New York Times website. I am able to load most articles there normally, but some, marked with a 'l… (read more)

Maybe sometime in the past week or so, I began noticing an issue on the New York Times website. I am able to load most articles there normally, but some, marked with a 'live' button for certain types of rapidly updated topics (e.g. election day vote updates or the like) won't load. https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/11/02/us/election-news?action=click&pgtype=Article&state=default&module=styln-elections-2020®ion=TOP_BANNER&context=election_recirc This is an example of such a page. I click them and just get white space. I normally use a private browser tab for all webpages but it still doesn't load if I use the normal page rather than an in-private window. I would appreciate any help. Let me know if there is any other information I can provide to help people help me. I may need to be walked through some suggestions. I am using version 94 on Linux Mint as of today, and up until today was using whatever the immediately previous version available for Mint was. The described behavior happened on both versions, if that is relevant.

Asked by owendombert 3 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 weeks ago

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Since Firefox 94.0 website UK natch won't load

Firefox updated yesterday to 94.0 since then I can't access website UKmatch.com the page tries to load but won't I've scanned for malware and viruses, all clear,disabled… (read more)

Firefox updated yesterday to 94.0 since then I can't access website UKmatch.com the page tries to load but won't

I've scanned for malware and viruses, all clear,disabled firewall and all addons still won't work

I tried it on Firefox 93 and it works OK let Firefox update to 94.0 won't work, the site works on Microsoft Edge

I've been with Firefox since day 1 and have never had a problem like this

Has anyone got any ideas please?

Asked by paulandrewjones 3 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 weeks ago

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mute tab function is missing

I used to have a speaker icon on my tabs but it has disappeared. Any idea how to get it back? Also I lost the "reopen closed tab" function as well. Please help with eithe… (read more)

I used to have a speaker icon on my tabs but it has disappeared. Any idea how to get it back?

Also I lost the "reopen closed tab" function as well.

Please help with either or both of these issues.

TIA

Asked by drewwilliamson86 3 weeks ago

Answered by drewwilliamson86 3 weeks ago

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Sync 2 laptops

I am trying to sync my new laptop to my old one. I have set my old laptop to sync bookmarks, etc. I logged in to my new laptop and clicked on sync, but nothing happens. … (read more)

I am trying to sync my new laptop to my old one. I have set my old laptop to sync bookmarks, etc. I logged in to my new laptop and clicked on sync, but nothing happens.

Asked by ellenhargis1 2 weeks ago

Answered by cor-el 2 weeks ago

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Online metronome no longer makes sound. I get this message. "Your browser does not support the Web Audio standard. Please update your browser or install a more modern browser such as Google Chrome."

I go to this page https://www.flutetunes.com/metronome/ I get this message "Your browser does not support the Web Audio standard. Please update your browser or install a … (read more)

I go to this page https://www.flutetunes.com/metronome/

I get this message "Your browser does not support the Web Audio standard. Please update your browser or install a more modern browser such as Google Chrome."

I've used this metronome for years on Firefox, but now I get no sound. The metronome seems to be running, but it makes no sound. Help!

Asked by sonofrest 2 weeks ago

Answered by andmagdo 2 weeks ago

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Links won't open.

Links won't open. If I click on a link on one page (e.g. email) the link won't open. Even to get to this page from Firefox help I had to use Google.

Asked by jangavin2000 2 weeks ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 2 weeks ago

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Failed update

Firefox asks me to download an update multiple times a day. When I click to initiate the update I am taken to a marketing page headed with the VPN and no download happen… (read more)

Firefox asks me to download an update multiple times a day. When I click to initiate the update I am taken to a marketing page headed with the VPN and no download happens. It has become very irritating. How do I complete the download and stop the constant interruptions?

Asked by mbdc1 2 weeks ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 weeks ago