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I want to further increase the maximum reading speed in reader view mode

As shown in the attached image, I manually change max = "100" to max = "300" every time to increase the maximum reading speed in reader view mode. Is there a way to fix t… (read more)

As shown in the attached image, I manually change max = "100" to max = "300" every time to increase the maximum reading speed in reader view mode. Is there a way to fix this to max = "300"?

Asked by lsdoll02 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 days ago

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How do I use the browser - seems not to do anything when I click on the icon?

When I click onto the Mozilla icon, nothing happens - I used to be able to select things to browse. It hasn't been that way for a while. Why should I not think… (read more)

When I click onto the Mozilla icon, nothing happens - I used to be able to select things to browse. It hasn't been that way for a while. Why should I not think that Mozilla is useless and irrelevant?

Asked by John D. Winston 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

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Fonts too bold on certain sites

Introduction So I learned the hard way to never run sudo apt remove python3 on an ubuntu system. I'm running Linuxlite (Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS) on a dell desktop (unsure of t… (read more)

Introduction So I learned the hard way to never run sudo apt remove python3 on an ubuntu system. I'm running Linuxlite (Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS) on a dell desktop (unsure of the model).

The Problem After looking at some guides and upgrading the operating system, I managed to get most of the fonts to display correctly. Sites with certain kinds of text still appear to be "too bold" (see images).

""What I've tried"" The command actually removed Mozilla, so I had to reinstall it. Updating it also didn't fix the problem. I have messed around with the font settings and nothing changed. It seems that only Mozilla is doing this because the Brave browser displays the fonts correctly. Other than that, I haven't really done all that much. Also the font as I write this is normal.

Thanks for your consideration!

Asked by maximorainwater9 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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instagram not downloading videos to my desktop

I am using Firefox browser and up until today i have always been able to download videos and photos stories from Instagram to my desktop. I can not today I have tried… (read more)

I am using Firefox browser and up until today i have always been able to download videos and photos stories from Instagram to my desktop. I can not today I have tried with all addons/ extensions removed. I have some of the adons that will do it but everytime i try to and get the download arrow in the address bar for the download it says failed I have it configured to go to the desktop and amusing the latest version of Firefox . I can download them from Chrome but not firefox i do you know whay

  do  i have to reinstall firefox

Asked by Mary 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

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can not download stories to desktop in firefox

whenever I try to download a story video to the desktop using Firefox and with the addons i have for video downloads and it says failed to load' everytime works wi… (read more)

whenever I try to download a story video to the desktop using Firefox and with the addons i have for video downloads and it says failed to load' everytime works with chrome and edge

Asked by Mary 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

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Can't access any google site on Firefox

When I try to access google, youtube or gmail, I get an error saying "www.google.com has a security policy called HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), which means that … (read more)

When I try to access google, youtube or gmail, I get an error saying "www.google.com has a security policy called HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), which means that Firefox can only connect to it securely. You can’t add an exception to visit this site.". It only happens when I'm using Firefox. I tried deleting the cookies and even reinstalling, but nothing works. Please help. I miss youtube.

Asked by lnicofideo 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Not opening downloaded files

When marking student scripts, I download and open a large number of files in a day. So I want it to be easy. But Firefox does not deliver what it promises. I want to clic… (read more)

When marking student scripts, I download and open a large number of files in a day. So I want it to be easy. But Firefox does not deliver what it promises. I want to click on the file link on the teaching website and the file to open automatically. But everytime I have to navigate to click in a dialog box in order to open the file. Is there any way to get Firefox to do what is says "Do this automaticall..."?

As far as I can see, these are bog standard .pdf, .docx and .doc files.

Asked by cvhorie 3 days ago

Answered by TJYOURFRIEND 3 days ago

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reload tab symbol

Hi , I have a problem with reload tab symbol, because its changed after i install last version of firefox. it was "spinning dots" to a single dot that goes back and fort… (read more)

Hi , I have a problem with reload tab symbol, because its changed after i install last version of firefox. it was "spinning dots" to a single dot that goes back and forth (left to right) now it is like this ⌛️....(also i will insert the screenshot)...how i can change it ? when i am installing firefox i put my settings in about:profiles it is just Firefox Tweaks for privacy from this site : ( https://www.privacytools.io/browsers/#about_config ) I changed all settings and still same symbol ⌛️... also try to log in, in safe mode but same result... plese helpe me with is it ...

Asked by ABU_101 4 days ago

Answered by TyDraniu 4 days ago

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cannot search

This is what I get when i try to do a search: https://secure.web-start-page.com/?partner=acer&src=omnibox&brw=ff&q=bbc+news It has been happening for abot 4-… (read more)

This is what I get when i try to do a search:

https://secure.web-start-page.com/?partner=acer&src=omnibox&brw=ff&q=bbc+news

It has been happening for abot 4-5 days now. Have never had any problems in the past.

Asked by wls3 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 days ago

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Hidden ghost version of Firefox?

Hello, The sites of my bank and from the town administration made notes that my Firefox browser was old and should be updated. I downloaded from the Mozzilla site the new… (read more)

Hello,

The sites of my bank and from the town administration made notes that my Firefox browser was old and should be updated. I downloaded from the Mozzilla site the new Firefox for Windows 10, uninstalled Firefox and installed the new one. Then again these sites noted that my browser was old. Again I uninstalled Firefox completely and then I found out that ALL the files were not deleted but some kind of hidden. In Windows Verkenner there were no files to be found but my firewall found them all, but they had no size, no date, no digital signature at all.

Then I deceded to do a test. In the firewall I switched all the rights of the "deleted" files into "forbidden access". Then again made a new installation with the new installation file. It proceded as normal. But then it apeared that again the same old version of Firefox was present again.

My question is: what is happening here.

Best wishes and thank you, Han Benes

Asked by hanbenes 4 weeks ago

Answered by hanbenes 3 days ago

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Website is not opening in Firefox browser.

Hi, I want to open my blog [[waterguru101|https://waterguru101.com/]] but it is not opening. I read the suggestion and did the same but nothing worked. Can you tell me t… (read more)

Hi, I want to open my blog [[waterguru101|https://waterguru101.com/]] but it is not opening. I read the suggestion and did the same but nothing worked. Can you tell me the reason???

Asked by watergurufacts 4 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Adobe Flash Player alternative/replacement for windows firefox

I like playing flash games on windows firefox but adobe flash player no longer works, Does anyone know any flash player alternative/replacement for windows firefox? … (read more)

I like playing flash games on windows firefox but adobe flash player no longer works, Does anyone know any flash player alternative/replacement for windows firefox?

Asked by mohammadxr8808 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Firefox vs Chrome

A senior tech specialist employed by my ISP told me that Firefox will soon no longer be available since they can't compete with Chrome. I am mortified since I love Firefo… (read more)

A senior tech specialist employed by my ISP told me that Firefox will soon no longer be available since they can't compete with Chrome. I am mortified since I love Firefox but I'm wondering if it is true. I've encountered several websites which do not work properly with Firefox but work fine with Chrome. Examples of sites where I can no longer use Firefox and the problem(s) I encounter are the following: shop disney- can't log in; shutterfly - can't log in; my webmail - can read the email but can't send or reply;my local newspaper - can't do anything such as, reading the digital edition or place ads.

Can someone please tell me Firefox is not going to become obsolete? Also, why do I have all of the above problems when I use Firefox?

Thanks!

Asked by Muffers 5 4 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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right click over link dropdown menu shortcut keys

yesterday I could right click over link dropdown menu and have shortcut keys, viz., "a copy link location," where as today that right click produces " copy link"... how … (read more)

yesterday I could right click over link dropdown menu and have shortcut keys, viz., "a copy link location," where as today that right click produces " copy link"... how do I restore the short cut keys?

Asked by johnnyfuture 4 days ago

Answered by cor-el 4 days ago

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How to edit the source code of a local HTML file

How to edit the HTML-code of a local stored file been displayed in a tab of mozilla Firefox? In Opera 12.16 in context menu an menu exists for that. Could not give more d… (read more)

How to edit the HTML-code of a local stored file been displayed in a tab of mozilla Firefox?

In Opera 12.16 in context menu an menu exists for that. Could not give more details on that because the system admins forbid to use that outdated software a few days ago. In the settings of Opera I font an Option to replace the built in editor with my favorite Notepad++.exe.

In that context menu on line below or above a meneu entry allowed to call the W3C.org Verifyer of the HTML-source code.

This few simple things allowed me to edit some HTML and CSS files to create HTML pages on my notebook and copying them on a server in local network made a simply knowledge sharing project up and running.

Since I am lo longer allowed to use Opera 12.16 I am searching for a similar solution within the mozilla Firefox. version 88. While looking at and searching in the list containing over 1200 add-ons I have fount W3C Validator but till now no solution for the editing task.

Please help

Best regards

Stephan Weber

Asked by Stephan Weber 5 days ago

Answered by cor-el 4 days ago

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The browser can't show any sites

Hello there My browser can't show any sites, but the helpsites. They are al blank! Bookmarks mm are allright. what can i do ? Yours Nico/Nils Jepsen … (read more)

Hello there My browser can't show any sites, but the helpsites. They are al blank! Bookmarks mm are allright.

what can i do ?

Yours Nico/Nils Jepsen

Asked by Nico 4 days ago

Answered by Nico 4 days ago

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Alternatives for Buggy "Take a Screenshot" Menu in Firefox 88

I understand that there's this help page, but a lot of times site developers right click and hotkeys disabled for security reasons and this renders me unable to take a sc… (read more)

I understand that there's this help page, but a lot of times site developers right click and hotkeys disabled for security reasons and this renders me unable to take a screenshot of a website.

I've also tried to add "Take a Screenshot" button from "Customize Toolbar" option to my toolbar, but most of the time it is disabled, even on support.mozilla.org page. To enable it, I need to remove it and re-adding it again with "Customize Toolbar" option.

Is there any way to re-enable "Take a Screenshot" option in 3-Dot menu? If not, is there any sane way to keep "Take a Screenshot" enabled for the rest of my Firefox session without me needing to remove and re-add it again everytime I need to take a screenshot?

Asked by Miguel Forsetti 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 days ago