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Changes to bookmark management in FF 94.0.2

Prior to FF 94.0.2 saving a bookmark opened an option to select the folder in which it was to be placed. With 94.0.2 the bookmark is saved directly to the last folder sel… (read more)

Prior to FF 94.0.2 saving a bookmark opened an option to select the folder in which it was to be placed. With 94.0.2 the bookmark is saved directly to the last folder selected with no option to select a folder. I have to perform an extra action immediately to edit the bookmark location. If this isn't done before closing the tab I have no way of finding the bookmark again. Please revert

Asked by davivid 1 hour ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 hour ago

Unable to copy and paste images to websites within Firefox

When I try copying an image off a website and pasting it, I am unable to As an example (included with images): I right click and copy an image from Startpage.com I go to … (read more)

When I try copying an image off a website and pasting it, I am unable to As an example (included with images): I right click and copy an image from Startpage.com I go to editor.construct.net, create a sprite, and attempt to paste this image as a sprite. (As shown because the Edit button in the top left corner is flashing, so I am pasting it.) This does not work. It works in other browsers like Edge, Brave, etc. I am on MacOS Big Sur 11.4 and running Firefox 94.0.2

Asked by ItzGreenForever 7 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 hours ago

Force redirect to HTTPS in new release to site with no security certificate

After the latest release of Firefox, it is automatically forcing https on our site EquestrianCoach.com. We do not have a security certificate at this time (yes I know we … (read more)

After the latest release of Firefox, it is automatically forcing https on our site EquestrianCoach.com. We do not have a security certificate at this time (yes I know we need one and we are working on it). Therefore we get a "Warning: Potential Security Risk Ahead" page and no one can access the site. Even if you manually try to take out the "s" it directs right back to https. I heard Firefox does this if it detects a SSL, but again, we do not have one or never did for this site. I see other sites with no ssl work fine. Is there a work around to not have Firefox do this? All the legacy Firefox browsers work fine on our site. It was just with the last release it somehow seems to think we have one and force redirects. And to clarify, it isn't just on one computer. All members who have the new Firefox have this issue. Thank you for any assistance! It is greatly appreciated!

Asked by anna53 12 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 8 hours ago

Passwords might have synced with another account

So i recently took over an office at a company and the firefox browser had the previous employees login on it, somehow on his account when i logged in it saved my logins … (read more)

So i recently took over an office at a company and the firefox browser had the previous employees login on it, somehow on his account when i logged in it saved my logins to his account, I need this fixed asap.

Asked by collin-short 15 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 13 hours ago

Firefox Update

Hi, Firefox updated today on my Mac to the latest version. I want to go back to the version I was using before, as in yesterday. (It was first installed on 9th April 2019… (read more)

Hi,

Firefox updated today on my Mac to the latest version. I want to go back to the version I was using before, as in yesterday. (It was first installed on 9th April 2019, but I don't remember if it was updated at any time before today or not - so, not sure which version I was using yesterday).

How do I get back to yesterday's version without losing my bookmarks etc? This new version doesn't give me the option of having Google Chrome when I open each new tab - only Firefox or a blank page, which I don't want. Also, the version I was using up until yesterday (and this morning, actually) was much easier for me to see on-screen; at least the tabs look different on this new version.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Many thanks in advance.

Maroulita

Asked by Maroulita 14 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 13 hours ago

Clear cookies and site data ? Keeps coming back

I try to clear cookies and site data but it doesn't work and keeps coming back. I've cleared hundreds of times before with no problem but now for some reason the data do… (read more)

I try to clear cookies and site data but it doesn't work and keeps coming back. I've cleared hundreds of times before with no problem but now for some reason the data doesn't clear. I've tried clearing history first, or clearing each item individually but nothing working? What do I do?

Asked by donnydevil 3 weeks ago

Last reply by jscher2000 15 hours ago

Firefox crashing when rendering maps

For the past two weeks, I've noticed that embedded maps make my browser immediately crash. I initially thought it was a Firefox problem, but I have been having a similar … (read more)

For the past two weeks, I've noticed that embedded maps make my browser immediately crash. I initially thought it was a Firefox problem, but I have been having a similar issue with Safari. This does NOT happen on my iPhone using the same two browsers. This also does not seem to effect Google Maps or embedded Google Maps, but embedded maps from other services. Anyway, I'm posting here because Firefox conveniently provides crash data, I'm not sure what else the cause could be and I'm hoping someone can help.

Two websites this has been consistently happening with are The Empire State Trail bike path (https://empiretrail.ny.gov/) and a NYC vaccine finder website (https://vaccinefinder.nyc.gov/). Firefox immediately crashes, though with the EST website it seems to be tied to the pathway of the trail being drawn (crashing after I've zoomed in a few times and the path has to regenerate). Safari doesn't totally crash, but forces a site reload and after it fails a second time says it can't display the site.

Any ideas what the issue could be? I'm on the latest version of Catalina (10.15.7), Firefox and Safari and seem to have all security updates for all.

Here's a link to the latest crash data: https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/1389c870-51cf-4790-b0a0-fd01f0211202

Asked by conrad 18 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 15 hours ago

Youtube videos will not run; tried everything

I have done all the recommended solutions including Refreshing Firefox. Youtube still will not run. I just get the pic and the rotating arrow. Have to copy the url and … (read more)

I have done all the recommended solutions including Refreshing Firefox. Youtube still will not run. I just get the pic and the rotating arrow. Have to copy the url and open any other browser and paste. Mac OS vers. 11.6.1 Firefox vers. 94.0.2 64bit

Asked by rrandor 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 22 hours ago

entering a URL through the address bar refreshes current page instead

Lately (as of which version, I'm not sure), I've been noticing that if I enter a URL in the address bar of a tab that already has a page open, instead of going to the new… (read more)

Lately (as of which version, I'm not sure), I've been noticing that if I enter a URL in the address bar of a tab that already has a page open, instead of going to the new URL I entered, Firefox will refresh the current page instead. This happens A LOT and is pretty annoying. Wondering if this happens to anyone else.

Asked by pznarxkc 5 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Any Text Expander that works in Firefox?

I use the Mac's text expansion feature (and have used Typeit4Me for years) but none of those seems to work in Firefox. They do work in Safari and Chrome. Any setting I … (read more)

I use the Mac's text expansion feature (and have used Typeit4Me for years) but none of those seems to work in Firefox. They do work in Safari and Chrome. Any setting I have to change? Something I can do? Thanks. Robby!

Asked by Robby! 1 day ago

Last reply by DraakUSA 1 day ago

Importing Saved Passwords in Mozilla v94

Hi, I have a fresh installation of my Macbook OS, and a fresh Mozilla Firefox installation. I would like to re-import my old passwords and log ins, but it seems that the … (read more)

Hi,

I have a fresh installation of my Macbook OS, and a fresh Mozilla Firefox installation. I would like to re-import my old passwords and log ins, but it seems that the new version of the browser doesn't have that option unfortunately. I can see only Import from Other Platforms options, but not import from file or similar.

I have .csv file, but no option of how to import in into my browser.

I would appreciate help on this one. Thank you in advance.

Sasha

Asked by lesa797 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

My screen in Firefox is purple and I can't read anything

I don't know how this started but I'd be really grateful for help. Firefox is virtually unusable now. (See attached photo.) And BTW: I can't even see how this could be he… (read more)

I don't know how this started but I'd be really grateful for help. Firefox is virtually unusable now. (See attached photo.)

And BTW:

I can't even see how this could be helpful to anyone but maybw it's to do with specific sight problems some people have? Why doesn't something show up to say "You are in xxx mode which makes your screen purple. The purpse of this function is xxx To return to normal mode do yyy."?

I think Firefox staff, like most people in IT, really don't understand that non-techies like me just want the thing to work! No, I don't want to spend hours sorting it out!

Nick

Asked by nicknuttgens 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Accessible Profile Manager

Hi, Is it possible for Firefox to implement an easy and accessible profile manager just like Chrome rather than going through about:profiles? I am using containers but ne… (read more)

Hi,

Is it possible for Firefox to implement an easy and accessible profile manager just like Chrome rather than going through about:profiles?

I am using containers but need to separate work and personal workspace. Some of domains are overlapped like Google and Microsoft services. so separating by domains cannot work.

Asked by Tien Huynh 2 days ago

Last reply by TNorth 2 days ago

get to my account & bookmarks so I can see them on new computer

I have an account on windows computer and old Mac. I just got a new mac. How do I get to my bookmarks that have been saved on my account so they appear on my new Mac? … (read more)

I have an account on windows computer and old Mac. I just got a new mac. How do I get to my bookmarks that have been saved on my account so they appear on my new Mac?

Asked by Ted Cohen 3 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

My old Firefox browser just disappeared!

When I opened Firefox as I always do just a few minutes ago, the browser had effectively disappeared. I was forced to "create a new account". Everything I had -bookmarks,… (read more)

When I opened Firefox as I always do just a few minutes ago, the browser had effectively disappeared. I was forced to "create a new account". Everything I had -bookmarks, history, home page, preferences...everything is gone. What can I do to restore it. I have been using Firefox as my default browser with no problems for many years until today. What happened and how can I fix it??

Asked by Blankpage 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

Everytime I launch Firefox I get an pop up "This file may harm your computer" - Downloads error

Hi, I am on a Mac Pro running High Sierra. Everytime I launch Firefox I get a error message that "this file may harm your computer" which is a .dmg in my downloads toolb… (read more)

Hi,

I am on a Mac Pro running High Sierra. Everytime I launch Firefox I get a error message that "this file may harm your computer" which is a .dmg in my downloads toolbar. I think I clicked on a bad link. I have cleared my cache and history and it still always pops up. I do not want this file nor do I want it to give me this warning everytime I launch Firefox.

Any advice is helpful.

Thanks

Asked by Taffypro 4 days ago

Last reply by cookitalia 4 days ago