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Firefox logs me out of sites and clears cookies every 24 hours

This is going on for the last 5 days or so days. It seems to happen on a fixed schedule. Everyday on a specific time I will get logged out of google,gmail,youtube,faceboo… (read more)

This is going on for the last 5 days or so days. It seems to happen on a fixed schedule. Everyday on a specific time I will get logged out of google,gmail,youtube,facebook,reddit and have to re-accept cookies. I am not sure why this is happening but it is very annoying.

Asked by Profat 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 19 hours ago

Page not loading correctly after last update

The page isn’t redirecting properly An error occurred during a connection This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies. I can't f… (read more)

The page isn’t redirecting properly

An error occurred during a connection

   This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies.


I can't figure out where to make the changes on the page to accept cookies for that page.

Asked by angeliquejohnson1 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Facebook on Firefox

Hello When I call up Facebook via the Firefox browser, the error message always comes up: Cookies required - cookies are deactivated. Please activate cookies in your brow… (read more)

Hello When I call up Facebook via the Firefox browser, the error message always comes up: Cookies required - cookies are deactivated. Please activate cookies in your browser settings to continue or you will get the error message: redirect error. However when the cookies are activated even no working. There are no problems here with Internet Explorer. Do you have a solution? Thank you.

Asked by info3596 2 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Clear cookies and site data when firefox close with exception for some website.

Greetings, I've been wondering is there a way (or setting) that will clear all cookies and site data when firefox closed, but with exception. For example I want all cooki… (read more)

Greetings,

I've been wondering is there a way (or setting) that will clear all cookies and site data when firefox closed, but with exception. For example I want all cookies and site data from all site be cleared when firefox closed except for mozilla.org and yahoo.com so when I reopen firefox i don't need to relogin to both sites.

Asked by Frumentius 2 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

Every week i have to re-logon to sites

Once every week it seems Firefox forgets im logged in and kicks me out from every site. I can close Firefox and turn off computer and im still logged in on Youtube on st… (read more)

Once every week it seems Firefox forgets im logged in and kicks me out from every site.

I can close Firefox and turn off computer and im still logged in on Youtube on startup, but some time during week it seems to drop the logged in state and i have to redo it on multiple sites.

Im starting to wonder if it has something to do with my Phone visiting Youtube on same account that screws it up. It seems to happen when i disappear from PC for some hours and comes back. In that time ive usually streamed Youtube content on Chromecast.

Ive had this happen meanwhile i was logged in on Youtube with the tab open. Once i refreshed i was logged out. Ive cleared cookies/cache to test if that was the issue but that didnt fix it. Other than that clearing cookies is disabled and has been so at all times.

This problem has been going on for a few months.

Asked by MeSaber 3 weeks ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 weeks ago

Bad Request error

When using an internal website I usually get an error when using Firefox: Bad request Cannot parse token. root cause: Unable to decrypt bytes [ (then a bunch of numbers).… (read more)

When using an internal website I usually get an error when using Firefox:

Bad request Cannot parse token. root cause: Unable to decrypt bytes [ (then a bunch of numbers).

If I clear cookies this then it works for a while. If I use Chrome or Edge it usually works although sometimes I get something similar. The IT chaps insist it's a browser issue(of course). I'd rather not have to keep clearing cookies - any thoughts?

Simon

Asked by Simon Heffer 1 month ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 month ago

cookies

What is the best way to find out why a set cookie isnt working? a request sets a cookie for a full domain .google.com for example, but it doesnt get sent on subsequent re… (read more)

What is the best way to find out why a set cookie isnt working? a request sets a cookie for a full domain .google.com for example, but it doesnt get sent on subsequent requests for a subdomain. is there any logging or error message in firefox to figure out why some cookies work and and some dont? when i look in the application tab i dont see the cookie either.

Asked by dan4 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 month ago

Downloading a file from drive.google.com

Hi, I encounter an issue when I try to download a file from drive.google.com I get an error page with the following message : In french : La page n’est pas redirigée co… (read more)

Hi,

I encounter an issue when I try to download a file from drive.google.com

I get an error page with the following message :

In french : La page n’est pas redirigée correctement

Une erreur est survenue pendant une connexion à doc-0o-6c-docs.googleusercontent.com.

   La cause de ce problème peut être la désactivation ou le refus des cookies.

Translated : The page is not redirected correctly

An error occurred while connecting to doc-0o-6c-docs.googleusercontent.com.

   The cause of this problem may be the deactivation or refusal of cookies.

I searched online and it happened to others so I tried many things : - deleting the cookies.sqlite from the profiles folder in appdata\mozilla - repairing mozilla firefox - completely uninstall firefox and re - install after deleting remanent files

Nothing works. Using another browser I don't have any problem downloading any file from google drive. Info : Firefox 80.0.1 Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:80.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/80.0 Windows_NT 10.0 19041

I hope someone can help me here .. Wish y'all a very nice day

Asked by b.gominski 1 month ago

Last reply by njiruclinton56 1 month ago

How do I Make it so That Firefox Saves Cookies on Certain Pages but Deletes Them on Others

I have been using the browser Ecosia (you should too), which is essentially a web browser that plants trees as you search. The problem is that it would normally save the… (read more)

I have been using the browser Ecosia (you should too), which is essentially a web browser that plants trees as you search. The problem is that it would normally save the amount of trees that I have planted, but because Firefox clears cookies every time I close, it resets every time I close the browser. I know that I could just not delete cookies, but I would really rather not.

Asked by wh711 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 month ago

Having trouble staying signed into accounts, even with cookie whitelists.

Haven't been able to stay signed into online accounts like YouTube and Google accounts when I restart Fifrefox. The reason I am going to the trouble to post about it is b… (read more)

Haven't been able to stay signed into online accounts like YouTube and Google accounts when I restart Fifrefox. The reason I am going to the trouble to post about it is because it used to work no issue. It gets me thinking if Google must have changed something in their policies recently to make this so difficult, like it just denies Firefox's anti-tracking features and stuff.

Here's what I already tried doing: First turn off cookie auto delete for a sec, then see if Fifrefox is deleting the cookies I need in settings. Then finally, check to see if enhanced tracking is deleting the cookie (so I disabled it for Youtube and accounts.google.com for the time-being.) Still no luck with staying signed in after all those tweaks.

Last you might be thinking that this may have somethiing to due with Enhanced Tracking Protection (ETP) 2.0 in the recent FIrefox update but the thing is, I started having this issue before the new update. I've scoured the settings in Firefox and am out of ideas. Perhaps somebody who is more familiar with the settings could point me in the right direction?

There is only one last thing to mention: I do use DNS over HTTPS with a custom provider. Is it at all possible this brings complications with it? Maybe I didn't have the right idea about it when I added it.

Asked by Steamtrigger42 1 month ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 month ago