Auto-complete in address bar suggests "bookmarks" that aren't there

v92 This issue started happening only after v92 self-installed, as far as I can tell. When I start typing in the address bar, even one letter, websites I frequently visit… (read more)

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This issue started happening only after v92 self-installed, as far as I can tell.

When I start typing in the address bar, even one letter, websites I frequently visit immediately autocomplete. I do NOT have these websites as saved bookmarks. I have cleared history within Firefox, with CCleaner, and with Privazer, but doing so does not affect this behavior. (CCleaner and Privazer also clear everything else, as far as I can tell.)

In Settings, under "Address Bar > When using the address bar, suggest", I have Bookmarks checked. If I uncheck Bookmarks, the behavior stops. BUT AGAIN, I DON'T HAVE THESE SITES BOOKMARKED.

I did a search in C:\Users\Owner\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla for files containing the web addresses and found that they are contained in a filed called SiteSecurityServiceState.txt in one of Profiles (not the current one as far as I can tell). I don't know if this is relevant. And when I alter the web address in this file (e.g., change abc.com to axxbc.com) and save the file, the auto-complete behavior doesn't change.

Finally, I have an Excel file with hyperlinks to my favorite news and blog sites, which I use frequently. These are the same sites that are auto-completing. But if I delete this file, the behavior still occurs. I don't know how the existence of such a file could cause the behavior, but I thought I'd mention it.

Anyway, does anyone know where these addresses could be coming from or stored? Thanks.

Asked by watt 6 days ago

Costco.com website will not display store locations or product reviews when using FireFox browser

Costco.com website will not display store locations or product reviews when using FireFox browser. Website works fine when using Chrome browser. This is a recent proble… (read more)

Costco.com website will not display store locations or product reviews when using FireFox browser. Website works fine when using Chrome browser. This is a recent problem as all info on the Costco website displayed properly with Firefox not that long ago. As an example, when I enter my zip code to find the closest stores, nothing is displayed now when a map and store list used to come up. I've tried changing various settings, but no go. Any advice would be appreciated...

Asked by ME 1 week ago

Last reply by ME 1 week ago

Updated to new version now game site won't load

I just updated FF to v. 91.02 and this game website will no longer load: https://play.gotslotscasino.zynga.com/?l=en-en This is the message I get: An error occurred runni… (read more)

I just updated FF to v. 91.02 and this game website will no longer load:

https://play.gotslotscasino.zynga.com/?l=en-en

This is the message I get:

An error occurred running the Unity content on this page. See your browser JavaScript console for more info. The error was: InvalidStateError: A mutation operation was attempted on a database that did not allow mutations.

Asked by gomescl 3 weeks ago

Last reply by gomescl 6 days ago

LINKS DO NOT WORK

WHEN I CLICK ON A LING IN A WEB SITE-IT DOES NOT OPEN. I HAVE TO RIGHT CLICK AND THEN CLICK OPEN IN A NEW WINDOW EVEY TIME. IF I CANT FIX, I WILL HAVE TO GO BACK TO USING… (read more)

WHEN I CLICK ON A LING IN A WEB SITE-IT DOES NOT OPEN. I HAVE TO RIGHT CLICK AND THEN CLICK OPEN IN A NEW WINDOW EVEY TIME. IF I CANT FIX, I WILL HAVE TO GO BACK TO USING GOOGLE

Asked by rod18 1 week ago

Last reply by rod18 6 days ago

macOS finder window not displayed when downloading a file

Hi, I've got an issue when I ask to download and save a file from a website. The macOS finder window is well openened, but partially mixed with the current web page. it n… (read more)

Hi, I've got an issue when I ask to download and save a file from a website. The macOS finder window is well openened, but partially mixed with the current web page. it not put on the top. Most often, I must open another app, like Safari and come back to Firefox in order to put it on the top and to be able to change the file name, select de folder and at the end save the file. Attached sample.

It is the same when I ask from Firefox menu to Save As a web page.


Thank you for your feedback.

Asked by cl.nivert 6 days ago

does firefox require 'warming up' ??

Every single time I load F/F (especially for the first time) it takes So long to start When its started and I click on (example) on a desktop shortcut it takes so long t… (read more)

Every single time I load F/F (especially for the first time) it takes So long to start When its started and I click on (example) on a desktop shortcut it takes so long to load After about 5 mins of going slow (like warming up) it then starts to go normal speed. I have tried all suggestions on googles...still the same Start FF ...goes so slow, and gets faster as the minutes go by

Asked by malasacoffee@gmail.com 1 week ago

Last reply by malasacoffee@gmail.com 6 days ago

Bookmarks list

Hello ! In the previous versions of firefox, I could split the navigator screen in two parts: the entire list of my bookmarks on left side, opn mu current navigation on t… (read more)

Hello !

In the previous versions of firefox, I could split the navigator screen in two parts: the entire list of my bookmarks on left side, opn mu current navigation on the right. But with current versions, I can only have that list in a separate window, forcing me to clik on preferences, and select the "manage bookmarks" option in order to get my bookmarks library. I don't find this alternative very handy and I conseder it mostly as a painpoint.

Asked by cedricvonfelten 6 days ago

Last reply by cedricvonfelten 6 days ago

Dark Mode

When accessing yahoo finance in dark mode, negative values are displaying in green and positive ones are shown in red. The graphs are displaying the colors correctly. In … (read more)

When accessing yahoo finance in dark mode, negative values are displaying in green and positive ones are shown in red. The graphs are displaying the colors correctly. In normal mode, the colors are correct.

Asked by Don Morc 6 days ago

Cannot change email because service provider has cancelled primary email.

Can you please explain how to change my email address. When I try, the account wants to send a confirmation to the original email that has been cancelled. I can no long… (read more)

Can you please explain how to change my email address. When I try, the account wants to send a confirmation to the original email that has been cancelled. I can no longer receive email at this address! Is there a phone number to contact someone for help?

Asked by Perry 6 days ago

Oracle Client settings

I have the correct oracle client for this APP 8.144 installed on my HVD & Windoze 10E. Works with IE but not Moz? Presume there are settings preventing Moz from acce… (read more)

I have the correct oracle client for this APP 8.144 installed on my HVD & Windoze 10E. Works with IE but not Moz? Presume there are settings preventing Moz from accessing the application I'm trying to reach.

Asked by sb9724 6 days ago

I am unable to open a specific website in Firefox. It opens on other browsers and on other PCs.

I'm a D&D player and am attempting to open this website from my primary PC in Firefox. https://tools.goblinist.com/5enc It will open from the same PC in Chrome & … (read more)

I'm a D&D player and am attempting to open this website from my primary PC in Firefox. https://tools.goblinist.com/5enc

It will open from the same PC in Chrome & Edge. It will open on my phone (safari). It will open on my other PC in Firefox, Chrome & Edge.

I tried everything I could find in this old thread: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1290042 -I restarted firefox -I restarted PC -I clicked on forget this site -I have cleared cache, cookies & site data. -I have run the latest update from Malwarebytes (nothing found) -I deleted the cookies.sqlite file (no other cookies files found) -Running in Firefox safe mode made no difference -I have no extensions or addons installed -Theme is the default light theme

Any other suggestions?

Asked by patricksnorton 1 week ago

Last reply by patricksnorton 6 days ago

92.0 Pretty much stopped 90% of my bookmarks

All was fine before I let Firefox install 92.0 64 on my win10 machine. I now get get to hardly any of my bookmarks that all worked before 92.0 was installed. I get thi… (read more)

All was fine before I let Firefox install 92.0 64 on my win10 machine. I now get get to hardly any of my bookmarks that all worked before 92.0 was installed.

I get this message for example

Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to flaglerlive.com. PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
   Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.


Well all of my bookmarks work on Chrome and Edge.

Asked by mav 6 days ago

Last reply by mav 6 days ago

Firefox container tab

I am using different container/color tab for opening stories on Medium. Somehow the google script used by Medium website is able to figure out that am logged in as a user… (read more)

I am using different container/color tab for opening stories on Medium. Somehow the google script used by Medium website is able to figure out that am logged in as a user on my main tab. If in the same tab container, I go to google.com/gmail.com, it asks me to sign in. How can we avoid this?

Asked by KJ 5 days ago

How can I get the .cer-File for my secunet Konnektor?

I need to download a certificate from a device in my networt called secunet Konnektor https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor on the manual it's written how to… (read more)

I need to download a certificate from a device in my networt called secunet Konnektor

https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor

on the manual it's written how to do it.

https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor#c1607

I suggest to find a manual somewhere in the first link or in google:

chapter 7.4.3

go to chrome (same with edge)

click on the lock on the left hand side of the link https://XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:8500/management

somehow click on the button where you can open a small windows called "certificate".

The "General" tab shows informations about the certificate.

Click on the tab "Details" and click on "Copy file".

The certificate-assitent opens and after clicking on next, you choose DER-coded-binary X.509 (.CER)

Save the file somewhere where you can find it.

I can't do this on firefox

On firefox I can find a lock on the left hand side of the link https://XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:8500/management

when i click on it and then on something else, i can then click on more informations.

a windows opens called "page informations"

under "security" i click on "view certificates" and a new tabs opens called "certificate for konnektor".

but there is no possibilty to download a cer-file. only a pem file and it doesn't really help me.

Asked by hahufomi 5 days ago

Last reply by hahufomi 5 days ago

how to require that links open in same tab?

There is a lot of advice on the web about how to do it, and NONE work for me. I am using FF 92.0 under BigSur. My current FF params are shown in the attached image. What … (read more)

There is a lot of advice on the web about how to do it, and NONE work for me.

I am using FF 92.0 under BigSur. My current FF params are shown in the attached image. What needs to be changed to make this work???

Asked by danflester 6 days ago

Last reply by danflester 5 days ago

YouTube Display Content Overlaps and Disordered

The issue occurs after viewing a YouTube video in full screen and returning to the subscription home page. The top of the home page no longer appears at the top, it's mis… (read more)

The issue occurs after viewing a YouTube video in full screen and returning to the subscription home page. The top of the home page no longer appears at the top, it's missing and the script is displayed to the left of the monitor screen where it's partially blocked. The glitch is present on all subscription sites recently visited, not an isolated case.

Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790 CPU @ 3.60GHz 3.60 GHz Installed RAM 16.0 GB (15.9 GB usable) System type 64-bit operating system, x64-based processor Pen and touch No pen or touch input is available for this display

Edition Windows 10 Pro Version 21H1 Installed on ‎12/‎16/‎2019 OS build 19043.1237 Experience Windows Feature Experience Pack 120.2212.3740.0

GTX 1070 GPU 8Gb

This issue is also present on my Thinkpad running Firefox 92.0 64. Different graphics system.

First image shows the displaced content, the next image, after pressing F11 to resolve, is the correct content.

Tried the suggested fixes to no avail, last try was a Firefox re-install which didn't fix the issue. This glitch was not present before the most recent Firefox update.

The work around is to press F11 to restore the display to its proper order.

Thanks for any help.

Asked by starship 5 days ago

92 Change Dropdown Colors Mac

i read somewhere for windows to install an extension was the best idea, but not for mac. the only difference i have is the dropdowns for the bookmarks are white now, mine… (read more)

i read somewhere for windows to install an extension was the best idea, but not for mac. the only difference i have is the dropdowns for the bookmarks are white now, mine were gray before. can anyone help

Asked by tunescool 1 week ago

Last reply by tunescool 5 days ago

Firefox (default) homepage

So i have noticed a sudden changed in firefox when i open it and been landed over to my homepage instead of where i left before which usually as "about:newtab" page and i… (read more)

So i have noticed a sudden changed in firefox when i open it and been landed over to my homepage instead of where i left before which usually as "about:newtab" page and in setting there is only option to use firefox default or blank. i would rather preffered to have my home button set with my custom url, as well keeping the option to land on newtab page when ever i start my browser. which was intended as before but not since last update. now there is no option to set newtab page as also a custom url which can be any thing but forced to use the default layout by firefox. that proceed to open a homepage every time when i launch firefox.

Asked by iqbalusmani 6 days ago

Last reply by iqbalusmani 5 days ago

As of today I am getting (forced) google.com.hk instead of google.com, how do I fix this?

It is insistent. I have found a 6 year old post that uses links that firefox no longer uses: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1092276 The instructions there n… (read more)

It is insistent.

I have found a 6 year old post that uses links that firefox no longer uses: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1092276

The instructions there no longer seem to work, I deleted cookies, closed firefox and ran CCleaner, it is still always redirecting me to .hk.

The site looks different, shitty and keeps asking me to log in or agree to some bullshit settings.

Very strange, has anyone seen this before?

Asked by Khan Solo 1 week ago

Last reply by Khan Solo 5 days ago

Opening once minimized?

once Firefox is minimized it will not open back up and when looking under "window" is says "problem loading page". I have to open a new window to get back to Firefox. … (read more)

once Firefox is minimized it will not open back up and when looking under "window" is says "problem loading page". I have to open a new window to get back to Firefox.

Asked by hagrove 5 days ago