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Website access

Suddenly, when trying to view either Home Depot or Lowe's websites I get: access denied to this server." What can cause this? I have purchased items from both as recently… (read more)

Suddenly, when trying to view either Home Depot or Lowe's websites I get: access denied to this server." What can cause this? I have purchased items from both as recently as yesterday. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks, sincerely,

Neil

Asked by neil 11 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 11 months ago

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Unable to delete bookmarks in Firefox

I have followed the methods suggested. Opened the page. Clicked on the STAR icon. Clicked on REMOVE BOOKMARK. Unfortunately, the bookmark remains? Opening up Bookmarks an… (read more)

I have followed the methods suggested. Opened the page. Clicked on the STAR icon. Clicked on REMOVE BOOKMARK.

Unfortunately, the bookmark remains?

Opening up Bookmarks and highlighting the bookmark and right click produces a menu, including DELETE. When deleted the bookmark remains?

OS was recently updated from Win7Pro-64 to Win10Pro-64.

Using Firefox 76.0.1 64-bit

Asked by ve7tk 11 months ago

Answered by cor-el 11 months ago

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FF Private Network crash leading to a catch 22 situation

I clicked on the Private Network icon when FF loaded, before I got the prompt to input my master password. After I input my master password FF crashed. After restarting F… (read more)

I clicked on the Private Network icon when FF loaded, before I got the prompt to input my master password. After I input my master password FF crashed. After restarting FF, Now Private Network is asking me to "Login to FF account" when I click on the already dimmed Private network account. But, I'm already logged in. Also, When I enter my user/pass on the prompt to login again, I get a alert to check email and put the code in... That code never works(see attached screenshot). I get a red alert bar on the email code screen that there is a security issue.

So is there a timeout for such a issue? or ?

Asked by PragmaticSociologist 11 months ago

Answered by PragmaticSociologist 10 months ago

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message not connected to secure server

I get this message when trying to connect to different things that were working fine earlier this is the message I get when I try to connect to amazon or my printer Sec… (read more)

I get this message when trying to connect to different things that were working fine earlier

this is the message I get when I try to connect to amazon or my printer

Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to www.amazon.com. SSL received a record that exceeded the maximum permissible length.

Error code: SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG

   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.

Learn more… I thought my Yahoo mail had been hacked so I followed the instructions to check and i must have clicked on something that has now locked me out of most things I need

Asked by betty.walls711 10 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 10 months ago

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Infinite Tabs opens

Morning, every time when I click on a link on a website which should open a pdf document, firefox start opening several (infinite) new tabs with the document. Even if I c… (read more)

Morning, every time when I click on a link on a website which should open a pdf document, firefox start opening several (infinite) new tabs with the document. Even if I close Firefox completely the process will continue if i open Firefox again. This can only be stopped when I smash the Strg+W Puttons to close all the Tabs faster then they are opening.

I hope someone can help me with this. It is really annoying when it happens.

Thanks and best regards.

Asked by Neo_Kenny 10 months ago

Answered by Zora 10 months ago

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Missing Extension Button for Mozilla Containers

I've downloaded he Mozilla Containers add-on, however it's missing from the top right. It is enabled and I've tried reinstalling it, but nothing works. I will say that wh… (read more)

I've downloaded he Mozilla Containers add-on, however it's missing from the top right. It is enabled and I've tried reinstalling it, but nothing works. I will say that when I go to 'options' I see, "An extension, Firefox Multi-Account Containers, requires Container Tabs."

Edit: I did try pressing cntrl+. to use the shortcut, but that didn't work either.

Asked by agomong1 10 months ago

Answered by cor-el 10 months ago

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Can not see pw's for other sites.

Under security FF will not show me pw's to other sites that were previously saved. I get a box with my photo and name and it asks for the pw. I yesterday changed it succe… (read more)

Under security FF will not show me pw's to other sites that were previously saved. I get a box with my photo and name and it asks for the pw. I yesterday changed it successfully but when using the new pw, it says it's incorrect. I need to know pw's when I need it and it no longer allows me access and doesn't recognize me. Can not continue to be locked out of my own account/browser/computer. Never happened like this before as it always seemed to know it was me. This latest version is not working the same. How can I fix this?

Asked by getg 11 months ago

Answered by McCoy 11 months ago

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Add top border to inacytive tabs

What is the entry I need to add to usechrome.css to add a border to the inactive tabs in FireFox? With the default configuration, the inactive tabs blur into the menu ba… (read more)

What is the entry I need to add to usechrome.css to add a border to the inactive tabs in FireFox? With the default configuration, the inactive tabs blur into the menu bar. When hovered the inactive tabs changes to a darker grey and has the border added. I'd like to add the bored to all inactive tabs whether hovered or not.

Asked by PCZero 11 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 11 months ago

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How can I permanently turn off "mixed content" blocking?

I think my Firefox updated, and now there is a feature where any "insecure" sites now have all the media blocked on it. When I click "Disable protection for now," it does… (read more)

I think my Firefox updated, and now there is a feature where any "insecure" sites now have all the media blocked on it. When I click "Disable protection for now," it does nothing and I have no way to unblock any of it. I am literally just trying to read the TF2 comics, which I know are on a safe website (and even if they weren't, I have antivirus software that protects my computer just fine), but because of this "mixed content" block I literally can't see anything but a white page. I've searched settings for a way to permanently disable this protection, but I haven't found anything.

Asked by Izzii 11 months ago

Answered by Izzii 11 months ago

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I use Mozilla products Firefox and Thunderbird. When on any website I click on an e-mail adres, it does not open in Thunderbird. How solve it ?

For years I use Mozilla products Firefox and Thunderbird with great satisfaction. Recently I installed both on a new windows 10 laptop. When being on any given website I… (read more)

For years I use Mozilla products Firefox and Thunderbird with great satisfaction. Recently I installed both on a new windows 10 laptop. When being on any given website I click on an e-mail adress, it does not open in Thunderbird. Instead I obtain a popup window with several options, but not Thunderbird. How do I solve this ? Thank you.

Asked by roger.verlinden2 11 months ago

Answered by Tommy 11 months ago

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My computer slows to a point where it fails to respond to inputs. A yellow band appears, saying, "A web page is slowing down your computer. What would you like to do?" I click STOP, but that does nothing.

Well, I guess when I wrote the above I was expecting whatever help you might be able to give. Obviously, I'd like the problem fixed; how its done is up to someone who und… (read more)

Well, I guess when I wrote the above I was expecting whatever help you might be able to give. Obviously, I'd like the problem fixed; how its done is up to someone who understands the problem and knows a whole lot more about these things than I do, and can communicate the procedure to me. (For some reason the Subject box above says that I've entered 574 characters EVEN AFTER I'VE DELETED MORE THAN HALF OF IT)

Asked by churchylafemme 11 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 11 months ago

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Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies. COMPARE THE FOUR DROPDOWN OPTIONS

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies: 1. Cross-site and social media trackers 2. Cookies from unvisited web sit… (read more)

There are four alternative options in the dropdown for Enhanced Tracking Protection>Cookies:

  1. 1. Cross-site and social media trackers
  2. 2. Cookies from unvisited web sites
  3. 3. All third party cookies
  4. 4. All cookies

My question: Are these listed in order of scope, meaning more powerful and comprehensive options as one reads down the list? If "yes", then: What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #1 above to #2? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #2 to #3? What types of cookies are further blocked by going from #3 to #4? Answers to the above would be helpful in deciding which level of blocking to choose.

Asked by Quenchoo 11 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 11 months ago