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So i own an Android Phone and i use DuckDuckGo search engine on PC. I just got this adversting from duck asking me to install their extension on android. So why is this i… (read more)

So i own an Android Phone and i use DuckDuckGo search engine on PC. I just got this adversting from duck asking me to install their extension on android. So why is this important, well obviously they directly tell me they know i own an android phone. Otherwise they would have sayd it this way; extension for mobile phones now available, or duckduckgo now available for iphones. The only other possibility would be if this is a new feature that is in general displayed to everyone, but i dont beleve this is the case because an iphone owner wouldnt care about an android extension. This is wired, is it not?

Asked by Firefox_Beginner 1 month ago

Last reply by All In One 1 month ago

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Merge or migrate my two account

I use firefox more than 5 years, register to firefox China server, when I use US verison, login with the same account with China version. The bookmark can't sync to my c… (read more)

I use firefox more than 5 years, register to firefox China server, when I use US verison, login with the same account with China version. The bookmark can't sync to my computer, Could you please help to solve this issue? Or, what can I do to merge or migrate this two account?

Asked by MannyWell 2 years ago

Last reply by jinyao97 1 year ago

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Why Latest version 72.0.2 (64-bit) Mozila firefox not able to play video on this link https://www.amazon.in/dp/B07X4PXKZQ/ref=psdc_1805560031_t4_B081RTYX3L?th=1

I get Video play Error Mozila Firefox version 72.0.2 (64-bit) "Sorry this video is unsupported on this Browser " weblink https://www.amazon.in/dp/B07X4PXKZQ/ref=psdc_180… (read more)

I get Video play Error Mozila Firefox version 72.0.2 (64-bit) "Sorry this video is unsupported on this Browser "

weblink https://www.amazon.in/dp/B07X4PXKZQ/ref=psdc_1805560031_t4_B081RTYX3L?th=1

Same video plays smoothly in Chrome Browser.

Asked by acorp25 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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Firefox using a bizarre font despite settings...

This is actually a rather entertaining issue really. So, what is happening as you can see in the screenshot I shared that Firefox is using a rather flamboyant font I'm n… (read more)

This is actually a rather entertaining issue really. So, what is happening as you can see in the screenshot I shared that Firefox is using a rather flamboyant font I'm not familiar with actually. This seems to happen exclusively within text-boxes on forums where you have control over the font used. This text box, for instance, does not have the effect.

    I have had this happen on a few sites now, and have nailed it down specifically at this point.  It's always a text box, and only those which allow you to change the font characteristics and style.  Without the ability to change font, it uses the fonts from my settings.  Yet, weirdly any time that I get a text box with options?  Same garish font rears its ugly head!  lol.

Asked by Critta Kill 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox unstable when installing update

I am notified an update is ready to download and I click. Firefox than goes unstable. Hour glass blinking and jumping around. To stop it I must restart the computer. … (read more)

I am notified an update is ready to download and I click. Firefox than goes unstable. Hour glass blinking and jumping around. To stop it I must restart the computer. After restarting, I must go to test compatibility. After running that it will run fine with the new update. This started after 72.0 came out.

Asked by rbehrens 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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FireFox stuck in background

I open FF (happens in Safe mode too), and after a couple minutes of running it stops responding to input, but tabs on live websites continue to update content as expected… (read more)

I open FF (happens in Safe mode too), and after a couple minutes of running it stops responding to input, but tabs on live websites continue to update content as expected. Then I use the task bar , right click and try to close, the confirmation box pops up but acts like it's stuck in the background, clicking on anything FF does nothing even though it's still running (usually). I've disabled all add-ons, and run in safe mode, same behavior. It acts like it's waiting for input from a process (thread) running in the background and I just can't get to it. Task Manager does not offer the option to bring each thread to the foreground to inspect. Patched to the latest version.

Any Ideas?

Asked by itsavant 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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A number of websites when opening a new page displays a blank page

Version 72.0.2 - Having a problem for the last couple of weeks with several websites where when a website wants to open a new tab, simply opens a blank page. Other brows… (read more)

Version 72.0.2 - Having a problem for the last couple of weeks with several websites where when a website wants to open a new tab, simply opens a blank page. Other browsers work fine. Any known fixes for this? Any way of completely uninstalling the app so I can reinstall it?

Asked by 21BY34 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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I've recently been unable to log in to Royal Bank of Canada online banking site, www.rbc.com. Did suggested cache clearing but no improvement

I use a password manager to store log in data and though this data populates, the log in does not move me forward. Rather, I'm given an error message that I have to log … (read more)

I use a password manager to store log in data and though this data populates, the log in does not move me forward. Rather, I'm given an error message that I have to log in in order to perform transactions, which of course I've just done. It's a circular effect that doesn't resolve. Using FF 72.0.2. When I use Chrome, I can log on easily. What has Firefox done to confound my log in; I think this began to happen following the last FF update.

Asked by ausms 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox bug - disallows typing, page forwarding, stuck on home page, letters appear but are deleted as fast as you type.

I noticed an error by off-chance while using Facebook. I clicked a link which lead to a site I've visited before... but. The moment I clicked it went to the Tab screen. B… (read more)

I noticed an error by off-chance while using Facebook. I clicked a link which lead to a site I've visited before... but. The moment I clicked it went to the Tab screen. Brought my other tab to the home screen. When I tried to go forward, back or type in new address it would not let me do anything. I shut down PC through power button. Turned back on and let me browse as normal. Did a scan, have found no virus or malware.

Sadly, i don't have an error report to give and I couldn't inspect the elements to see if something was messing with it. As it would just continuously reset my page screen. This is the first time this has happened.

Asked by heavensraptor 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Firefox in start up twice but only once in uninstall program area

Firefox is listed twice in my start up files area. It is only once in the uninstall area. It is installed in my program files and the maintenance files in my Program File… (read more)

Firefox is listed twice in my start up files area. It is only once in the uninstall area. It is installed in my program files and the maintenance files in my Program Files (x86). When I click on them they pull up different programs but when I look at the version they are both the same version. How do I get rid of that 2nd Firefox in my startup. It is driving me crazy with the duplication.

Asked by Kym Taborn 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

I've created a new profile and it doesn't help. The site I'm trying to access is secured by a TLS Certificate. I have other things like AdBlock Plus and LastPass instal… (read more)

I've created a new profile and it doesn't help. The site I'm trying to access is secured by a TLS Certificate. I have other things like AdBlock Plus and LastPass installed. I've rearranged the toolbar to my own preferences.

Resetting undoes most of my settings. There is a "TRY AGAIN" button that circumvents the issue. This is very annoying.

ALONE of all the Browsers I have (FIREFOX 72.0.2, CHROME 79.0.3945.130, INTERNET EXPLORER 11.592.18362,0, and EDGE 44.18362.449.0), FireFox fails to access this web-site. Something's wrong with FireFox?

Asked by wlpeavy1 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago