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Remove sneakily installed saving option of download

Hi guys, I don't know when and how exactly this thing was added to my firefox behind my back, I don't like it, I don't like Baidu Pan either but I have to use it. I che… (read more)

Hi guys,

I don't know when and how exactly this thing was added to my firefox behind my back, I don't like it, I don't like Baidu Pan either but I have to use it.

I checked the extensions and add-ons, nothing suspicious was found.

Can you please help me remove it?

Asked by 865285807 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Application error: a client-side exception has occurred (see the browser console for more information).

A website I use frequently has recently been causing error; "Application error: a client-side exception has occurred (see the browser console for more information)." to s… (read more)

A website I use frequently has recently been causing error; "Application error: a client-side exception has occurred (see the browser console for more information)." to show up when I visit some of their pages but not all.

Example: https://www.guitarcenter.com/Used/Ibanez/RG5121-Prestige-Solid-Body-Electric-Guitar.gc

The page begins to load and then presents this error. Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by jtr11 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox downloading 0 byte htm files moz-safe-about resources

I was watching anime today on some site and my firefox was downloading many files without my knowledge into my download folder. I'm worried that it can be some viruses? T… (read more)

I was watching anime today on some site and my firefox was downloading many files without my knowledge into my download folder. I'm worried that it can be some viruses? This is a screenshoot. Should i be worried? Thank you for help.

Asked by t.martynik 1 year ago

Last reply by bkilinc 8 months ago

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lost everything with firefox

my pc had friend so when i got a new one i lost all of my firefox data, how can i get all of it back so i was forced to start all over, i lost all my, bookmarks, tabs, hi… (read more)

my pc had friend so when i got a new one i lost all of my firefox data, how can i get all of it back so i was forced to start all over, i lost all my, bookmarks, tabs, history and saved passwords

Asked by dj_dean 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

Intrusive VPN popup pushing Firefox VPN

Today Firefox stopped altogether and dimmed the entire window and popped up a "Try the Firefox VPN" message. I use Firefox specifically to get away from disruptive, intru… (read more)

Today Firefox stopped altogether and dimmed the entire window and popped up a "Try the Firefox VPN" message. I use Firefox specifically to get away from disruptive, intrusive violations like that. This needs to be removed immediately and never ever happen again. It's completely antithetical to the core values of Firefox.

Furthermore, several users have reported it breaking their browsing. See this Reddit thread:

https://www.reddit.com/r/firefox/comments/13rnt88/why_is_firefox_windows_11_version_showing_me/

This affected me on Windows 10 running Firefox 113.0.2 64 bit.

Asked by ben153 2 weeks ago

Last reply by a.mpoygiatiwths 1 week ago

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FireFox 91.0.1, extensions "Hoxx VPN" and "SetupVPN" seems not to work anymore

System : Linux Mint 20.2 FireFox : 91.0.1 (64-bit) Plugins/extensions "Hoxx VPN" and "SetupVPN" seems not to work anymore This is since FireFox 91.0.1 It take… (read more)

System : Linux Mint 20.2 FireFox : 91.0.1 (64-bit)

Plugins/extensions "Hoxx VPN" and "SetupVPN" seems not to work anymore This is since FireFox 91.0.1 It takes a long time (about 30sec) connecting to the VPN, with no result. (no connection)

Both say something like : Result

<country> (SERVERS) 3.11.4 In some cases VPN extensions are not enough to bypass the firewall in your network. Extensions have only limited permissions on your computer and have limited capabilities.

We highly recommend to download our desktop client. It uses a very sophisticated VPN software and can bypass most of the firewalls.

Regards, Rob

Asked by rvansnippenburg 1 year ago

Last reply by JP 1 year ago

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Java not working

I have used for many years Java in Firefox to stream live a stock market app. In order to continue using that app I have to use now Microsoft Edge. I would prefer to cont… (read more)

I have used for many years Java in Firefox to stream live a stock market app. In order to continue using that app I have to use now Microsoft Edge. I would prefer to continue using Firefox. Is there a solution?

Asked by SG 1 year ago

Last reply by Terry 1 year ago

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Google Chrome

I have a tracking app on macOS Monterey that is following me around On Firefox settings I came cross some locations where I see Google Chrome like on page info about:hom… (read more)

I have a tracking app on macOS Monterey that is following me around

On Firefox settings I came cross some locations where I see Google Chrome like on page info about:home or Application Basics: Google Location Service Key and Google Safe browning Key. Also, on a link called Survey where there is Google forms to fill out. I don't use Google Chrome because of the issues Google Chrome creates when I go on my the websites. Why are these Google things in Firefox and is there a way to remove them?

Mahubti

Asked by Yolanda 8 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 8 months ago

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Disable ad blocking

When I attempt to access several websites, I am prompted to turn off my ad blocker. As I have not added a third-party software or extension that does such, I assume it i… (read more)

When I attempt to access several websites, I am prompted to turn off my ad blocker. As I have not added a third-party software or extension that does such, I assume it is part of Firefox proper. Search as I might, I cannot find any specific reference to such a thing in "Settings". SO...how can I temporarily disable the 'Ad Blocker' device that is part of Firefox? The 'TEMPORARY' part is important, as I do greatly value the function!

Asked by the_morans 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Sorry, the video player failed to load.(Error Code: 101104)

Firefox browser fails EVERY TIME ON ALL SITES to load the video player: Need a fix for this Quoting Error Msg = "Sorry, the video player failed to load.(Error Code: 1011… (read more)

Firefox browser fails EVERY TIME ON ALL SITES to load the video player: Need a fix for this

Quoting Error Msg = "Sorry, the video player failed to load.(Error Code: 101104)"

Funny WHY YOU ALL DON'T WORK BUT... Safari works just fine every time

And Firefox DOES NOT, NOT EVEN 1 TIME

Asked by vincelasch47 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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How to get Firefox 78 for OS X 10.11.6

My computer crashed and I have to reinstall everything now. I was using Firefox 78 with Mac OS 10.11.6 el capitan. Please provide link to where I can download this vers… (read more)

My computer crashed and I have to reinstall everything now. I was using Firefox 78 with Mac OS 10.11.6 el capitan. Please provide link to where I can download this version.

Asked by lindalonia 7 months ago

Last reply by James 7 months ago