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Telling Automator to perform Page actions in Firefox

Hi everyone, I need help with telling Mac's Automator to click on Firefox's "Page actions" and to select "Use This Site in App Mode" (I was able to make that selection av… (read more)

Hi everyone, I need help with telling Mac's Automator to click on Firefox's "Page actions" and to select "Use This Site in App Mode" (I was able to make that selection available getting help from here https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1292906). Is there a simple command to put in to finish off designing the app?

Thanks!

Asked by Khalid 6 days ago

window.scrollBy() gets sent back after returning from window.click in `content_script.js`

I'm practicing my Javascript with a very simple static HTML page. I have a sticky footer on top set with CSS. I attached click events to the page's menu anchor tags to j… (read more)

I'm practicing my Javascript with a very simple static HTML page.

I have a sticky footer on top set with CSS. I attached click events to the page's menu anchor tags to jump to the section in the page. Since the header is fixed, the jumped-to section will be covered by the fixed header's height. Therefore I have something like this in my JS script.

     elemTarget.scrollIntoView(true);
     window.scrollBy(0, -parseInt(fixedHeaderHeight.slice(0, 2)));

I have run this in the debugger and everything works in my script. The page gets scrolled back to header's height. However, when I keep on entering the scripts built-in Firefox I stumble upon a function that register's a click event in `content_script.js`.

this one:

window.addEventListener("click", function(e){

 if ( document.body.classList.contains("js-fbc-prompt-active") ) {
   const activePrompt = findActivePrompt();
   const activePromptTarget = document.querySelector(".fbc-has-badge.js-fbc-prompt-active");
   if ( !activePrompt.contains(e.target) && !activePromptTarget.contains(e.target) ) {
     closePrompt();
   }
 } else {
   contentScriptInit(true);
 }

});

after returning from the function above, window.scrollBy() gets undone, meaning that my section's title gets covered by my fixed header.

Why is this happening? Shouldn't this script NOT intervene with anything that happens in my own script?

Asked by rostranjj 6 days ago

Removal of Amazon Chat Assistant

Every time I start Firefox ... it start up Amazon Chat assistant window .... Google advise remove this from Firefox AddIns ... but it is not listed. This is on a PC W10 … (read more)

Every time I start Firefox ... it start up Amazon Chat assistant window .... Google advise remove this from Firefox AddIns ... but it is not listed.

This is on a PC W10

Asked by sargan 5 days ago

Youtube Can't watch videos only ads. (Playback ID: sEHXuiLJtgNbGvyb)

Every time I try to watch YouTube on Firefox with my macbook air I get this playback error (Playback ID: sEHXuiLJtgNbGvyb). I am not using any extensions at all. I have … (read more)

Every time I try to watch YouTube on Firefox with my macbook air I get this playback error (Playback ID: sEHXuiLJtgNbGvyb).

I am not using any extensions at all. I have already tried turning off hardware acceleration and it did not help. I can watch youtube on any other browser and what is annoying to me is that only the ads are playing on youtube with firefox. For some reason when they do play the bar the play button that it is on seems glitchy and keeps flashing same with youtube's menu bar.

https://imgur.com/mXHbWRo https://imgur.com/TlZDaQX

Anyone have a solution?

Asked by Bryan M 4 days ago

Last reply by Bryan M 4 days ago

Unable to sign into certain sites

I've run into a strange issue lately - certain sites are left unable to sign in. I've tried disabling add-ons, clearing cache, cookies, history, lowering my security sett… (read more)

I've run into a strange issue lately - certain sites are left unable to sign in. I've tried disabling add-ons, clearing cache, cookies, history, lowering my security settings, adding site exclusions, disabling VPN, refreshing firefox, uninstall/reinstall, uninstall/clear data/reinstall/refresh firefox, everything. Still, nothing.

One site in particular is Dropbox. I enter my creds, it asks for my authenticator, error. So I tried in another browser and it works fine. So it's definitely a firefox issue.

I did disable my authenticator temporarily, and was able to sign in on Firefox. However the moment I re-enabled it, I'm no longer able to sign in again.

I have a few other sites that won't sign in either. Some give errors, some accept my password then refresh to the non-signed in page.

I'm at a loss. I've tried everything I can think of. And confirmed all sites work in other browsers.

OS: Windows 10 OS Version: 1909 Firefox: 78.0

Asked by Arí 4 days ago

Last reply by Arí 3 days ago

Bug on YouTube full screen on mac os

On full screen YouTube after some seconds show this little white bar at bottom the video. If put the cursor on top of it desapears but after seconds, the bar return. Have… (read more)

On full screen YouTube after some seconds show this little white bar at bottom the video. If put the cursor on top of it desapears but after seconds, the bar return.

Have disabled all add ons, but not resolved. I`m using 77.0.1 at Mac os 10.15.5.

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Asked by kosik64066 3 days ago

release 78.0

Tab on ca.finance.yahoo.com crashes intermittently. Never had this issue with previous firefox. Am running on windows 10 (2004) … (read more)

Tab on ca.finance.yahoo.com crashes intermittently. Never had this issue with previous firefox. Am running on windows 10 (2004)

Asked by Ultrhub 5 days ago

Last reply by Ultrhub 3 days ago

Site Sometimes Open While Sometimes Redirect to Other Sites

Hi, I work on my website Reviews Case Buy my site is not opening correctly in Firefox. I used to use Chrome but that uses a lot of battery as well as system resources tha… (read more)

Hi, I work on my website Reviews Case Buy my site is not opening correctly in Firefox. I used to use Chrome but that uses a lot of battery as well as system resources that's why I switched to Firefox. Is there any solution to this problem so that I can get rid of such problems.

Asked by bongabakheeel7788 2 days ago

Gmail.com isn't working

Gmail.com just flat-out refuses to load. It works literally everywhere else, but the vast majority of the time it's acting like I'm not connected to the internet at all. … (read more)

Gmail.com just flat-out refuses to load. It works literally everywhere else, but the vast majority of the time it's acting like I'm not connected to the internet at all. I've managed to...trick it into connecting twice now by closing the tab, attempting to go to gmail.com in a new tab, then leaving it alone for about five minutes and coming back to remind it that I'm still trying to load the page it seems to have forgotten to load. I'm not exactly locked out of my email, but what the hell is going on?

Asked by pcgamerman17 2 days ago

remove 'http://' autocomplete

Hi everyone, When I check my email, i have a tendency to just type in "gmail" and then search directly from the search bar. For some reason Firefox decided to give me an… (read more)

Hi everyone,

When I check my email, i have a tendency to just type in "gmail" and then search directly from the search bar. For some reason Firefox decided to give me an option to "add http://" to the beginning of my search term to 'make it easier'

Problem is now it just puts in http://gmail/ which causes issues as it doesn't add .com and I can't find the option to remove this from my search bar or bookmarks. I've reset and cleared the history and everything, and can't find this option. I'd like to just disable it outright, as all it's done is cause a headache.

Attached is the autocomplete filling in the first entry, which I cannot find a way to remove it. I realy like firefox and know there's a way to do it. Can anyone help? Thank you!

Asked by gveltaine 1 day ago

Certain links in my bookmarks or top sites does nothing the first time I click them

So for example, I have https://open.spotify.com/collection/tracks bookmarked. Pretty much every time I want to open that link, whether from top sites in a new tab or if I… (read more)

So for example, I have https://open.spotify.com/collection/tracks bookmarked. Pretty much every time I want to open that link, whether from top sites in a new tab or if I search that bookmark from the URL and click it, nothing happens. It will, however, work the second time I click it. It seems like really odd behavior.

Asked by C h r i s W 1 day ago

Reddit chat on old Reddit not working on Firefox

Firefox 77.0.1 (64-bit) for Ubuntu When I click on the chat icon in the old Reddit, it doesn't load. It loads fine on the Redesign. It works fine on both old Reddit and… (read more)

Firefox 77.0.1 (64-bit) for Ubuntu

When I click on the chat icon in the old Reddit, it doesn't load. It loads fine on the Redesign. It works fine on both old Reddit and Redesign on Chrome, and another Reddit user has confirmed the same experience.

I see this version was updated on June 3, 2020, and while I don't use chat very often, I know it has been only recently unresponsive. Problem is, I use old Reddit almost exclusively when I'm actually using Reddit because I prefer the way it runs.

Asked by rikkilange44 1 day ago

problems after today's update ( 78.0.1 )

plain and simple.. 1 problem now after today's update Autoplay option dont recognize youtube as Video/Audio website.. so if i visite website (it wont show Autoplay icon i… (read more)

plain and simple.. 1 problem now after today's update Autoplay option dont recognize youtube as Video/Audio website.. so if i visite website (it wont show Autoplay icon in address bar) and i click on any video (it still wont show Autoplay icon in address bar) it will open up this video and start playing it... but if i refresh that page with that video i clicked on... then firefox suddenly recognize it as a Video/Audio website and show you an icon and not gonna Autoplay it.. all other websites working just fine as before.

2 problem now after today's update when you click on Address bar it only show top websites.. no History no Bookmarks even tho they are marked in settings.. if you turn off option to show Top sites then it will show you nothing at all in there..

Asked by Latstyle 9 hours ago

firefox will not open ceratain web sites

Firefox will NOT allow me to open a number of web sites including State Farm and Vanguard. (Currently i have to use Edge to open those sites.) is there a way for Fire… (read more)

Firefox will NOT allow me to open a number of web sites including State Farm and Vanguard. (Currently i have to use Edge to open those sites.) is there a way for Firefox to allow for an "exemption"??? THANKS!

Asked by bryce.hinsch 8 hours ago

Last reply by bryce.hinsch 7 hours ago

Please rework the last update 78

I have a 29 monitor and I cannot work with the new view. When I try to zoom out, only the text gets smaller, and the picture keep their sizes and that is not good. The o… (read more)

I have a 29 monitor and I cannot work with the new view. When I try to zoom out, only the text gets smaller, and the picture keep their sizes and that is not good. The only thing to get more infos at once is to reduce to one sixth of the size of the screen!

For example: The google page doesn't show the row for the settings under the text box. Facebook has a look like in my smartphone, the pics are so huge, they are over the whole screen. So mostly I have only one or two threads at once on the screen. I like when I have a few more at once on it.

Asked by macsima 14 hours ago

Last reply by macsima 6 hours ago

This webpage has been blocked

Recently while browsing http://www.mediafire.com/, I mistakenly clicked on Block. Thereafter tried all the available solutions, but the web site always returning this mes… (read more)

Recently while browsing http://www.mediafire.com/, I mistakenly clicked on Block. Thereafter tried all the available solutions, but the web site always returning this message: This webpage has been blocked. Anyone out there solved this sort of problem, please help. Thank you. Jasim Raihan

Asked by jasim.raihan123 1 month ago

Last reply by jasim.raihan123 20 hours ago