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Prevent the search to happen on URL bar

Dear Firefox friends, I am using the up-to-date version of Firefox. How can I prevent the search to occur on the URL bar? I want to use the URL bar only for typing the UR… (read more)

Dear Firefox friends, I am using the up-to-date version of Firefox. How can I prevent the search to occur on the URL bar? I want to use the URL bar only for typing the URL addresses but not for search or googling. It is annoying function and if I want to do so I will use Chrome. Thank you for your kind help and advice.

Asked by usamaanbaky 6 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 6 months ago

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Incorrect presentation of icons in an online crossword page

I use the following crossword site: https://thenewdaily.com.au/puzzles/quiz-crossword/ When I open it with Firefox, including the latest version, the "Help" icons are rep… (read more)

I use the following crossword site:

https://thenewdaily.com.au/puzzles/quiz-crossword/

When I open it with Firefox, including the latest version, the "Help" icons are replaced by mathematical symbols. If I use Microsoft Edge, the Help icons are there.

Any feedback will be appreciated.

Cheers, "Sunbury Bob"

Asked by Robert Hill 7 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 months ago

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New FF theme change affects another laptop (theme is changed unintentionally on 2 laptops)

My FF and my wife's FF has been updated on 2 laptops (V. 89.0 64-Bit), introducing the new themes. Now when I modify my theme, the other laptop takes over the same theme… (read more)

My FF and my wife's FF has been updated on 2 laptops (V. 89.0 64-Bit), introducing the new themes. Now when I modify my theme, the other laptop takes over the same theme automomously. It seems to be coupled somehow - how can this be?

Asked by roro 7 months ago

Answered by Seburo 7 months ago

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SEARCH BAR

Hi, for some reason when i start to type a subject into the Firefox search bar, it goes into the top search bar and a drop down list appears with some of the links i hav… (read more)

Hi, for some reason when i start to type a subject into the Firefox search bar, it goes into the top search bar and a drop down list appears with some of the links i have used before that start with the first letter,i.e if i start to type Orange a drop down list appears with all suggestions starting with O ,its doing my head in...have attached screenshots,thanks for any help .

Asked by 24008943 7 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 7 months ago

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Cookies

Hello, I've got one question and I was hoping to find an answer to. Do I still have to reject all non-essential cookies on every website with "Enhanced Tracking Protect… (read more)

Hello,

I've got one question and I was hoping to find an answer to.

Do I still have to reject all non-essential cookies on every website with "Enhanced Tracking Protection" set to "Strict"?

Thank you, Z

Asked by Zeeto 7 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 7 months ago

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Search textbox

Hi all, I have downloaded the new firefox 89. I have always had the Google search text box selected for display on my Firefox page. However, I can no longer enter text in… (read more)

Hi all, I have downloaded the new firefox 89. I have always had the Google search text box selected for display on my Firefox page. However, I can no longer enter text into it, all text I enter is re-directed to the firefox URL search box. So what is the point of being able to specify a search engine display on the homepage and how can I change the operation back to what is used to be - and indeed SHOULD be. When you select a text box for input by placing your curser in the box, text should ALWAYS be directed to that cursor position otherwise you have complete mayhem!

Asked by ian.cd 7 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 7 months ago

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search

I use google to search.Ive always used the bit in the middle of the screen to do this. but now, all of a sudden in firefox 89 im being forced to use the address bar at th… (read more)

I use google to search.Ive always used the bit in the middle of the screen to do this. but now, all of a sudden in firefox 89 im being forced to use the address bar at the top of the screen! how...or is there, a way to change this to how i used it before. any help would be appreciated. g.b.

Asked by graham.brooke1 7 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 7 months ago

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Use older design

Hello everybody! I just updated my firefox to the newest version - and I absolutely hate the new design. Is there any way to "keep" the newest version, but have the older… (read more)

Hello everybody!

I just updated my firefox to the newest version - and I absolutely hate the new design. Is there any way to "keep" the newest version, but have the older design?

I know that installing the version before the design got updated would be a possibility, but for various reasons I would like to avoid doing that - at least if there is any other option. If not, I'll just have to do that I guess.

Help would be very much appreciated!

Greetings

Asked by jiyuuishi 7 months ago

Answered by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 7 months ago

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Address bar

Can someone tell me why they have made it so that i can only search in the top address bar even while giving me the option to have an address bar above my website shortcu… (read more)

Can someone tell me why they have made it so that i can only search in the top address bar even while giving me the option to have an address bar above my website shortcuts?

I hope this is just a mistake, cause I absolutely detest this choice of theres.

Asked by Calamityangel 7 months ago

Answered by cor-el 7 months ago

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Images and favicons are appearing as scanned lines

I am experiencing a issue with firefox for a few months. The issue is, on some websites the favicon and uploaded images appear as scanned lines. Also the same issue whene… (read more)

I am experiencing a issue with firefox for a few months. The issue is, on some websites the favicon and uploaded images appear as scanned lines. Also the same issue whenever i upload any profile photo to my firefox account (doesnt matter which format i am using). Same issue when i uploaded images to facebook story or whatsapp (whatsapp is fixed now). I am sure its related to my browsers config because using firefox on other devices, I dont face this issue along with other browsers. It would be great if any volunteer could point out the possible cause.

Asked by adnanasif2003 7 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 months ago

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Pin header at top of page

How do I pin the header at the top of the window? It all of a sudden went into hide mode, only showing up if I mouse over it, then it makes the screen content jump down. … (read more)

How do I pin the header at the top of the window? It all of a sudden went into hide mode, only showing up if I mouse over it, then it makes the screen content jump down. Very annoying. I must have hit a key code I don't know or they updated or something...

Asked by dr_janicenickel 6 months ago

Answered by cor-el 6 months ago

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Firefox /browser update eliminated all of my tabs - the History is empty.

On 6-2-2021 the Firefox /browser was automatically updated (errgh!). Now, my tabs are all gone and the History is empty. They were not merely recreational or random. P… (read more)

On 6-2-2021 the Firefox /browser was automatically updated (errgh!). Now, my tabs are all gone and the History is empty. They were not merely recreational or random. Please help. Thank you in advance!

I think this happens routinely. Can the Mozilla people prevent the problem in the first place? How can I tell the angst they cause their users? I see others begging for help with this problem.

Asked by mindybg2019 7 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 7 months ago