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Firefox will not create new tabs

I was using the tree style tabs add-on. Firefox popped up a message about a problem with that add-on, which I unfortunately clicked on, and all my tabs vanished. Now no… (read more)

I was using the tree style tabs add-on. Firefox popped up a message about a problem with that add-on, which I unfortunately clicked on, and all my tabs vanished. Now not only do I not have my tree-style tabs, Firefox will not create new tabs at all, and "restore session," or "restore all tabs" does nothing. FWIW, in safe mode, it will still give me standard abs at the top.

The Add-ons page offers me "find alternative add-ons," but will not download the alternative it offered me.

I've been a loyal Firefox user since the very first iteration of Firefox, but this has got me ready to bail and find another browser. Really pissed that it gave me no option to read up on what the problem was before killing all my tabs and refusing to allow me to even make new ones in the standard top tab mode without safe mode. I understand there being a problem with an add-on, but this sort of behavior is beyond the pale.

Anyone encountered this problem? Any solutions beyond changing browsers?

Asked by DuncanEagleson 1 year ago

Last reply by Andrew 1 year ago

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Firefox killed my main window and ALL MY TABS

I closed firefox (all three windows), and when I reopened it, it opened the two background windows... but NOT the main window that had all my tabs and pages and projects.… (read more)

I closed firefox (all three windows), and when I reopened it, it opened the two background windows... but NOT the main window that had all my tabs and pages and projects. Thanks, Firefox.

I *could* go through my History, and see if I remember WHEN I accessed each tab, and TRY to rebuild it, but that is INSANELY ANNOYING and takes upwards an HOUR.

Asked by tha.destroyah 2 days ago

Answered by tha.destroyah 1 day ago

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How can I set the right margin for posts on a voy forum?

I want to have my posts on Voy Forums to be about 4 to 5 inches wide. Now when I type a post, it fills the whole page and it's hard for people to follow. I need to set t… (read more)

I want to have my posts on Voy Forums to be about 4 to 5 inches wide. Now when I type a post, it fills the whole page and it's hard for people to follow. I need to set the default margin for posts. How can I do that without having to use the "Enter Key"?

Asked by johnladd1948 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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Browser will no longer open a new tab when clicking on search results, would like to do this so I don't have to use a differnt browser

I often want to keep a tab open and go back to the search. It used to be that clicking on a search result opened a new tab,but now it replaces the search with that link s… (read more)

I often want to keep a tab open and go back to the search. It used to be that clicking on a search result opened a new tab,but now it replaces the search with that link so that I have to back out of it to get to the search and use history to see where I have been. This is a dealbreaker for me. There does not appear to be any way of restoring this behavior, even in about:config. Help

Asked by John 7 months ago

Answered by jscher2000 7 months ago

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How do I stop the accumulation of tabs' history in: History > Recently Closed Tabs?

Using an Apple computer and Firefox, If in my toolbar (where the Filej, Edit, View options are), and I go to History > Recently Closed Tabs ... I see many recently ope… (read more)

Using an Apple computer and Firefox, If in my toolbar (where the Filej, Edit, View options are), and I go to History > Recently Closed Tabs ... I see many recently opened tabs listed. How do I stop "Recently Closed Tabs" from accumulating? I want that list to always be clear.

Asked by brightonbeach1930 7 months ago

Answered by cor-el 7 months ago

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FF 78.0.1 Can't get tabs on bottom to work - despite fact that .css file is working on another computer

Hi all, I just got a new laptop and am trying to get FF the way I like it. This new laptop is W10, and the FF version is 78.0.1. My old laptop (W7) also has FF 78.0.1. … (read more)

Hi all, I just got a new laptop and am trying to get FF the way I like it. This new laptop is W10, and the FF version is 78.0.1.

My old laptop (W7) also has FF 78.0.1.

I created a Chrome folder and a userChrome.css file in my new computer. I copied and pasted the "tabs on bottom" code I have been using on my W7 computer into the new file on my new computer and it is not working.

I have looked all over the web for several hours now and have tried several different versions of the code, tried turning the "legacy toolkit" line (in about:config) on and off and nothing has worked. I also can't find any information on why this code would work in W7 but not W10.

Does anyone have any thoughts?

Asked by CatsinQ 4 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 months ago

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The ability to close the tab on the right should not be a submenu.

When it became version 78.0.2, the menu to close the tab on the right side was gone and I was very confused. As a result, it was pushed into the submenu. I've been using … (read more)

When it became version 78.0.2, the menu to close the tab on the right side was gone and I was very confused. As a result, it was pushed into the submenu. I've been using Firefox because it has a menu to close the tab on the right, but if I can't immediately access this feature, I should consider switching browsers. Please move this menu from sub to main as soon as possible.

Asked by ami4 4 months ago

Answered by cor-el 4 months ago

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Thank you for trying. Nothing is working so I don't know what to do except get rid of your product. If you have any ideas I'm willing to read but I do much be

My history is on file from yesterday. As I said I don't know what to do anymore except get rid of your product. The last answer said it probably was local. I don't kn… (read more)

My history is on file from yesterday. As I said I don't know what to do anymore except get rid of your product. The last answer said it probably was local. I don't know what that means. Do you have any way of speaking with me as Apple Support does?

Asked by pugmama2 4 years ago

Last reply by Happy112 4 years ago

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How can I remove the Extension (Yahoo ….lbar and New Tab)

How can I remove the Extension (Yahoo ….lbar and New Tab) area from blocking typing space? When I open up a new tab, sometimes the window is short and because the Extensi… (read more)

How can I remove the Extension (Yahoo ….lbar and New Tab) area from blocking typing space?

When I open up a new tab, sometimes the window is short and because the Extension is long I can’t type unless I expand the window. See image below. I don’t want to expand the window because I am using the side by side view ( one doc is half the screen and another doc is the other half of screen). How can I remove the Extension (Yahoo ….lbar and New Tab) so its not blocking the available typing space?

See image attached with screenshots

Asked by sdr2 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 year ago

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No longer able to drag tabs or bookmarks - FF 66.0.5 (Win 7)

I think this issue started with 66.0.4, as I noticed it before the update to 66.0.5. I am no longer able to drag tabs, either within the same window or to a new window. I… (read more)

I think this issue started with 66.0.4, as I noticed it before the update to 66.0.5.

I am no longer able to drag tabs, either within the same window or to a new window.

I also noticed that I can't drag bookmarks around on the Bookmarks Toolbar.

I tried running Safe Mode, and uninstalled and reinstalled with no addons, but the behavior is the same.

Let me know if I can provide any additional details. I'd appreciate it if anyone can offer any help with this.

Regards

Asked by dumbfun 1 year ago

Answered by dumbfun 1 year ago

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Something keeps deleting all my tabs and pinned tabs about once every two weeks, so How do I PERMANENTLY save my pinned tabs?

Would like a way to save the pinned and other tabs I have open in someplace, so when they get deleted I don't have to rummage thru last months History and dig out each on… (read more)

Would like a way to save the pinned and other tabs I have open in someplace, so when they get deleted I don't have to rummage thru last months History and dig out each one over again. A simple "Save this layout with date and name" somewhere would be great.

Asked by Bob 7 months ago

Answered by Bob 7 months ago

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Endless "New Pages"

When I am on a Firefox webpage and it site says something like "Click Here" to open a how to file or a pfd or a statement to print...those types of things. Once I click o… (read more)

When I am on a Firefox webpage and it site says something like "Click Here" to open a how to file or a pfd or a statement to print...those types of things. Once I click on the button Firefox starts to open new tabs, one after another. It never stops. I end up shutting down Firefox before it finishes. I counted 55 new tabs at one point. But, the new material never shows up either! Any suggestions?

Asked by kstrattan 5 months ago

Answered by cor-el 5 months ago

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Question about naming a tab

In the attached image, the big red arrow points to the name of a website opened in the first tab. That name starts with "(33) Stras..." What does the "(33)" refer to ? Th… (read more)

In the attached image, the big red arrow points to the name of a website opened in the first tab. That name starts with "(33) Stras..." What does the "(33)" refer to ? Thanx.

Asked by kaplang1 1 month ago

Answered by Václav Trpišovský 1 month ago