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My Website performing not well please resolve my issue

Hey, I have been putting up quality content that is being shared by some of the top content on the internet but am still unable to perform better in search. My URL is h… (read more)

Hey, I have been putting up quality content that is being shared by some of the top content on the internet but am still unable to perform better in search. My URL is https://actogames.com/ from the team looking into this.

Asked by h27213557 2 months ago

"Crash" or "Hang"

HP 17" laptop with Windows 10, Firefox v105.0.1, MSN home page (have had it for years}: "Crash" or "Hang"? When opening second or third tab (following news/magazine … (read more)

HP 17" laptop with Windows 10, Firefox v105.0.1, MSN home page (have had it for years}: "Crash" or "Hang"?

When opening second or third tab (following news/magazine articles), I will get three or four "tops of a pages" and cannot exit. Mouse unresponsive. No error messages. Display will flicker during and after getting completely off of internet. Before this, display is fine. To get out, I go to my email tab and open a new tab then exit unresponsive tabs.

This all started a couple of days after a "another" Microsoft update. I uninstalled the last update but that did not help. I then searched for all available Microsoft updates and down loaded three of them.... no improvement to the issue. Ran PC Matic scan but no improvement. Several restarts during these actions.

I'm not a computer guy so any fix needs to be simple. Should I just uninstall Firefox and reinstall? I do have some add-ons but can't remember what they are. Will cross that bridge when necessary.

Thank you in advance for any help you can offer.

Asked by raraley 2 months ago

Firefox in non-interactive mode?

I have a scraping application that uses Firefox to read finance variables in certain web pages every minute. It's implemented as an addon with content script and backgrou… (read more)

I have a scraping application that uses Firefox to read finance variables in certain web pages every minute. It's implemented as an addon with content script and background script. The content script refreshes the page once a minute, waits for the DOM to finish building, and then reads the values in the table. It sends these values to a webserver.

I have made it work, but at a cost. My first problem was that the DOM isn't built in tabs that are out of focus. I mean, when I click on another tab and the content script refreshes the page that is now inactive the new DOM isn't built and there is nothing for the script to read. I solved this by running the app in a separate Firefox window. Blurred windows don't behave like that.

But there is another problem: When the screen goes black because I haven't pressed a key for some minutes Firefox again stops working. It's evidently made for interactive use and not very automation friendly. I solved this by configuring the power settings never to let the screen go black.

Now it works, but these ad hoc solutions are not satisfactory. What's the proper way to do this? Can I put FF in non-interactive mode somehow? On about:config there are a zillion properties that can be set and I assume something can be done there, but I need somebody in the know to guide me. Is it enough to order all tabs to run in separate processes? What about the screen blackout problem?

Asked by birdsong 1 month ago

Warum startet Firefox nicht mehr?

Guten Tag! Seit einiger Zeit startet Firefox nicht mehr. Wenn ich ihn als Admin starte, startet er zwar, friert aber sofort wieder ein und rührt sich nicht mehr. Ich habe… (read more)

Guten Tag! Seit einiger Zeit startet Firefox nicht mehr. Wenn ich ihn als Admin starte, startet er zwar, friert aber sofort wieder ein und rührt sich nicht mehr. Ich habe ihn mehrfach deinstalliert und wieder sauber installiert und aktualisiert. Nichts hilt. Was läuft da falsch? Danke! klaus1003

Asked by klaus1003 1 week ago

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2nd tab opens when I open Firefox; what is it?

what does a separate tab titled "about:policies#documentation" mean please? It suddenly started showing up as a 2nd tab whenever I open Firefox (Win10) link: about:polici… (read more)

what does a separate tab titled "about:policies#documentation" mean please? It suddenly started showing up as a 2nd tab whenever I open Firefox (Win10) link: about:policies#documentation

Asked by Su 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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update for chapta

Hello, if websites are secured with captcha, I allways get the request to upgrade my browser to the current version. But I've installed the current version from firefox w… (read more)

Hello, if websites are secured with captcha, I allways get the request to upgrade my browser to the current version. But I've installed the current version from firefox with all updates

What can I do?

Thank you for tipps in advance.

Asked by ulrich.herbst 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Firefox window has got white windows

Hello there. Ive got a prblem with the borders of the browser. As on the picture there are whit borders, also in full screen. Can somebody help to remove the borders, so … (read more)

Hello there.

Ive got a prblem with the borders of the browser. As on the picture there are whit borders, also in full screen.

Can somebody help to remove the borders, so the browser can be real full screen?

Thx

Asked by jakob.eickel 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Unable to access addons since BING hi jacked my google

FredMcD replied to my Bing problem with Firefox, but sadly despite trying several ways as soon as I click on add-on my page just goes blank. Tools add-on same blank page… (read more)

FredMcD replied to my Bing problem with Firefox, but sadly despite trying several ways as soon as I click on add-on my page just goes blank.

Tools add-on same blank page, same with Firefox page click on the three lines scroll down to add on blank screen comes up.

When I googled this problem there were several videos that stated it was a virus, I have Malwarebytes premium so I have also contacted them for their assistance. Bing or any other of the sites listed SafeSearch etc. none are listed in my files list so nothing to delete.

Is it worth deleting Firefox and then next day download it fresh, or is the bad add-on just lurking ready to attach itself again.

Asked by Robin S 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Sync Products

Hi, I have Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird on my 'work' laptop. Firefox keeps asking for me to link other accounts. I have a personal aol email address. However, whe… (read more)

Hi,

I have Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird on my 'work' laptop. Firefox keeps asking for me to link other accounts. I have a personal aol email address. However, when I enter to sync my personal email with my work email, it says, 'Account Already Exists'. Yes, it exists since it is mine!

How do I get this fixed?

Regards, Alexandre

Asked by Alexandre Tissot 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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saving .xlsx files is not in Files and Applications: applications content type

I frequently download excel worksheet files in the format of .xlsx The extension is not found in the Firefox options-files and applications-applications content type. It … (read more)

I frequently download excel worksheet files in the format of .xlsx The extension is not found in the Firefox options-files and applications-applications content type. It is not an option to choose this to save the file in a particular location--see attached screen shot. If it is under another name please let me know. There is an option to download excel worksheet files--only 97-2003, xlsx is an Excel 2016 worksheet. Why isnt this updated with the latest version of Firefox: 85.0.2 which I am using? Even if I select 'use excel 2016 (default)'--screen shot 2/ it does not have the option to remember where to save the file--only to open with or save, like the option for other files.--screenshot 3.

I just want it to always save to desktop.

Asked by ateague 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Border: Unable to turn off the new firefox windows desktop border. White line around three sides.

This border appeared recently (weeks?) around three sides of the Windows Firefox Desktop version. It is annoying. Does not respond to any recommended fixes I have foun… (read more)

This border appeared recently (weeks?) around three sides of the Windows Firefox Desktop version. It is annoying. Does not respond to any recommended fixes I have found on the same issue. Tried safe mode. Tried moving the task bar. Tried changing enlargement percentage. Tried rebooting after all of the above. Nothing working. Can't find a switch anywhere.

Asked by FF2020 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago