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Firefox tabs not saved on restart

The subject line say it all. I'm running version 80.0.1 (64-bit) on Ubuntu. Preferences / Startup / Restore Previous Session is ticked. Deleting all sessionstore files… (read more)

The subject line say it all. I'm running version 80.0.1 (64-bit) on Ubuntu.

This appears to have only happened since the last upgrade. I regularly work with 20-30 tabs open at a time so it's very annoying, and if it wasn't for the Session History Scrounger for Firefox (https://www.jeffersonscher.com/ffu/scrounger.html) I'd be totally screwed. The latest version is also cripplingly slow at times, frequently consuming 100% of CPU as shown by the 'top' command.

Asked by firefox474 5 days ago

Firefox tabs not saved on restart

The subject line says it all. Firefox version 80.0.1 (64-bit) running on Ubuntu. The Preferences / Startup / Restore previous session is ticked. Deleting sessionstore fil… (read more)

The subject line says it all. Firefox version 80.0.1 (64-bit) running on Ubuntu.

The Preferences / Startup / Restore previous session is ticked. Deleting sessionstore files (as per https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1185765) doesn't fix this. There are no Restore Previous Session item available anywhere (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1261571)

This appears to have happened only since the latest update. I typically work with 20-30 opened tabs at a time, so this is very annoying, and it it wasn't for the Session History Scrounger for Firefox I'd be totally screwed. (The latest Firefox version also runs cripplingly slow at times, often consuming 100% of CPU according to 'top'.)

Asked by firefox474 5 days ago

Last reply by firefox474 5 days ago

When using Firefox, lowering mtu to 400 causes problems.

If you lower mtu to 400 when using Firefox The problem occurs in the latest version 78.3esr. The site doesn't open properly You can reconnect countless times over and ove… (read more)

If you lower mtu to 400 when using Firefox The problem occurs in the latest version 78.3esr.

The site doesn't open properly You can reconnect countless times over and over again, The page does not open.

This issue did not occur in the 68.12esr version.

There was no problem in the lower version even in the non-esr version. When the version was upgraded, the symptoms appeared. I've been using 68.12esr.

I can not speak English well.

Korea is a country that blocks sites using https. Adjusting mtu is a necessary measure for Koreans.

Asked by eeeieeee 3 days ago

I search for "dog" but gives me some HTTP

Whenever I search for something with minimum words, it tires to direct me to some HTTP site (look at the screenshot) but if I type something longer than that, with three … (read more)

Whenever I search for something with minimum words, it tires to direct me to some HTTP site (look at the screenshot) but if I type something longer than that, with three words for example, then it gives up on the HTTP thing and just shows me what my search engine can find.

Asked by DaneQuane 2 days ago

Last reply by DaneQuane 2 days ago

Cannot now login to Network Solutions webmail.

Hello Everyone, I now have TWO computers that automatically updated Firefox ESR from 68.12.0 to 78.3.0. I now cannot logon to a Networkwork Solutions webmail account that… (read more)

Hello Everyone, I now have TWO computers that automatically updated Firefox ESR from 68.12.0 to 78.3.0. I now cannot logon to a Networkwork Solutions webmail account that I have used for years. The message says to change my settings to allow cookies. Thinking that the update may have changed a security cookie setting, I have tried multiple configurations. The standard Firefox settings have worked fine for years until the update. So far I can still access the account with both Opera and Brave, I have not yet tried Chrome. What has changed? Thanks.

Asked by lweatwork 2 days ago

Drag and drop is not working in firefox version 78.3.0esr version

Hi Team, I am a angular developer, i have created a custom directive for drag and drop. this implementation works in all other browsers except Firefox version 78.*esr. Tr… (read more)

Hi Team,

I am a angular developer, i have created a custom directive for drag and drop. this implementation works in all other browsers except Firefox version 78.*esr. Tried all possible ways to fix it but still the issue exists. PLEASE help me to fix this issue.

Asked by Bapu 1 day ago

How to restore folder sessionstore-backups in folder .mozilla

I am a Linux user. So I have a folder called .moziila. Firefox use this folder to save settings and so on. If you are a Windows user you also have this folder C:\Users\&l… (read more)

I am a Linux user. So I have a folder called .moziila. Firefox use this folder to save settings and so on. If you are a Windows user you also have this folder C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla.

So I have a folder (Linux) /home/name/.mozilla/firefox/rt7gtt8p.default/ (I will call it System Folder later)

If I would be a Windows user I would have this folder here: C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\xxxxxxxx.default (I will call it System Folder later)

But I want to have a folder called "sessionstore-backups" in System Folder. I had it and I want enable it folder again.

How can I enable "sessionstore-backups" in System Folder? My goal is to have a file called recovery.jsonlz4. Without this folder Firefox will not create recovery.jsonlz4 for me. So I don't have a folder "sessionstore-backups" and I don't have a file called "recovery.jsonlz4" but I want to have it, but how? Maybe I need to add something to about:config?

Asked by ddd.18et 20 hours ago

Last reply by ddd.18et 19 hours ago

I can't login to email.godaddy.com in Firefox anymore. I clear cookies etc every time I close Firefox.

I don't know if this is an issue with cookies or with something else, but it's driving me to use Edge to access my email. Site is email.godaddy.com Many sites now require… (read more)

I don't know if this is an issue with cookies or with something else, but it's driving me to use Edge to access my email. Site is email.godaddy.com

Many sites now require two-factor authentication. The second factor is often in email. It is dysfunctional for me to keep using Firefox since I can't login to email.godaddy.com. I can login to it using MS Edge, but switching back and forth between two browsers repeatedly is not something I can do. Firefox has been my go-to browser for everything for a long, long time.

What things can I try to fix this?

Here's some of my FF settings: Privacy & Security

 Browser Privacy
   Enhanced Tracking Protection - No exceptions
   Custom select (Not Standard or strict)
     Choose which trackers and scripts to block
       Checked: 
           cookies (all 3rd-party cookes), 
           tracking content (in all windows), 
           cryptominers, 
           fingerprinters
      Send websites a "Do Not Track" signal - Always
    Cookies and Site Data
    I might be in "permanent private browsing mode" because this box is check
    AND greyed out:
        Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed (check, greyed out)
    Logins and Passwords
    Unchecked: Ask to save logins and passwords for websites
    Unchecked: Use a Primary Password
    Forms and Autofill: Checked: Autofill addresses
    History:
       will Use custom settings for history
       Checked: Always use private browsing mode

I turned off all 3 add-ons (HTTPS every, Privacy Badger, Dark Reader) but that didn't help anything.

Firefox 81.0 64-bit Operating System: Windows 10

Please help? I have used Firefox for more than a decade. It is too unreasonable to have to login to email in the Edge browser, get the "code" or whatever, and then switch back to Firefox to login to more secure sites. Switching back and forth repeatedly confuses me and is too dysfunctional for me. I need to resolve this somehow.

Thank you!

Asked by firefox996 15 hours ago