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Restoring Data

On the beginning sorry for my English :) Yesterday i had problems with Firefox, so i quite and double click in Firefox. Then appeared a communicate that i can start in s… (read more)

On the beginning sorry for my English :) Yesterday i had problems with Firefox, so i quite and double click in Firefox. Then appeared a communicate that i can start in safe mode or refresh firefox. I refreshed beacouse i didnt understand what is safe mode. I did it three times but it was still the same so i started in safe mode. Then every my data moved from firefox to some folder named Old Firefox Data. Can someone tell me how to restore this data? I really need it. In image is look of this folder. Thanks :)

Asked by bruno.cegielskidelta 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Firefox browser

After years of using Firefox for browsing, Yahoo has suddenly overwritten my Firefox blocking access and I cannot find a way of removing it on the Windows 10 software; as… (read more)

After years of using Firefox for browsing, Yahoo has suddenly overwritten my Firefox blocking access and I cannot find a way of removing it on the Windows 10 software; as it doesn't show up as a separate app. Do I delete all Mozilla-Firefox programmes and reinstall Firefox?

Asked by robin.fryer 1 week ago

Last reply by ARMAN KHAN 1 week ago

Speedtest.net Results different than other browsers

Speedtest.net is giving me different results than Vivaldi or Edge. The download testing speeds are all over the place and choppy compared to the other browsers, and a tad… (read more)

Speedtest.net is giving me different results than Vivaldi or Edge. The download testing speeds are all over the place and choppy compared to the other browsers, and a tad slower overall result too. The upload speeds are fine. What does this mean?

Asked by zeker0741 6 days ago

Last reply by zeke33 6 days ago

Unable to access router or NAS

I have a Dell Lattitude E5570 running Windows 64 Professional. I use Firefox to connect to the web. Recently I had fibre broadband fitted to the house by BT and with it a… (read more)

I have a Dell Lattitude E5570 running Windows 64 Professional. I use Firefox to connect to the web. Recently I had fibre broadband fitted to the house by BT and with it a BT Smart Hub 2.

On initial setup everything was fine, my QNAP NAS was picked up and I could access it and I could access the BT Hub. However, after only a couple of days I can no longer access the BT Hub using the IP address or my NAS. Firefox simply says 'Unable to connect to server' whenever I put in the IP address. For the NAS I get a message saying 'cannot connect to device, check that the device and your computer are on the same subnet'.

My iPhone however, which is also connected to the internet via my BT hub can access both my NAS and BT Smart Hub 2 .

Strange thing is Firefox would never connect to my Asus router before either. I've even tried connecting my computer directly to both the BT router and the NAS with an ethernet cable but still no joy.

I have checked my windows firewall and Firefox is on there as an allowed app. I have no trouble connecting to any other website via Firefox just my BT router and my NAS. I have removed Firefox and re-installed it as advised but still no joy.

When accessing the NAS via my iPhone on the BT app it says the NAS is connected to my wi-fi as are my Hive, Sonos, Amazon Firestick and laptop.

I have no idea what the 'subnet' message means not knowing what that is or where to look to see if this is the issue. Oh, and I have tried accessing the BT Hub and the NAS using Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer but to no avail.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

Paul.

Asked by Pompeyexile 6 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 days ago

How do I add more lines to the address bar drop down list in FF78?

Previously I used: browser.urlbar.maxRichResults, but that doesn't seem to do anything after this recent update. I have to visit a lot of different sites for my job and a… (read more)

Previously I used: browser.urlbar.maxRichResults, but that doesn't seem to do anything after this recent update. I have to visit a lot of different sites for my job and a longer list in the address bar drop down makes that happen very quickly. Being limited to only 7 is going to severely cut down on my efficiency.

Asked by darthno2 6 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Firefox Hyjacked

My Firefox browser got Hyjacked by Safefinder? All searches are redirected to Yahoo.com. The first time it happened I used Restore point to go back and fix. This time d… (read more)

My Firefox browser got Hyjacked by Safefinder? All searches are redirected to Yahoo.com.

The first time it happened I used Restore point to go back and fix. This time did not work.

Thoughts?

Asked by dbmcclellan 6 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 days ago

Brouser window

First, I love this browser!!! On this latest update, the browser window is only about 85% of the total instead of 100% There is my background up from the bottom. This i… (read more)

First, I love this browser!!! On this latest update, the browser window is only about 85% of the total instead of 100% There is my background up from the bottom. This is the 1st time this has happened.

Asked by bgerlandson 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

Language bug?

I have my language set to English (United States) and but everything is displayed in Greek. I include some screenshots with the problem. This is a very annoying bug. … (read more)

I have my language set to English (United States) and but everything is displayed in Greek. I include some screenshots with the problem. This is a very annoying bug.

Asked by Sexpear 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

My Browser deleted itself and left a folder of old files on my desktop, WHY?

My Firefox Browser deleted itself somehow and microsoft edge took over as the default browser. I clicked on the browser in my task bar and a grey error box came up and s… (read more)

My Firefox Browser deleted itself somehow and microsoft edge took over as the default browser. I clicked on the browser in my task bar and a grey error box came up and said the short cut needed to be removed because foxfire.exe was not found. Then on my desktop I had a new folder called "Old Firefox Data".

I had a issue yesterday where I downloaded 2 Viruses (in a zipped folder) off the firefox secure transfer app because I thought it was a contract for work. My virus scan software removed the 2 trojan viruses and corrected the unauthorized changes to my computer.

How did the entire Firefox.exe disappear? Do I still have a problem? Thanks in advance!

Asked by nytxalamo 5 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 days ago

Prevent "Get the new Microsoft Edge" popup

Every day the first time I run Firefox I get a popup in the top right corner saying 'Get the new Microsoft Edge". I've seen the links to turning off 'Get tips, tricks and… (read more)

Every day the first time I run Firefox I get a popup in the top right corner saying 'Get the new Microsoft Edge". I've seen the links to turning off 'Get tips, tricks and suggestion' in settings; this is a company laptop and that is set to off by my company.

The thing is I do have Edge and I use it, it just isn't my default browser. Any suggestion?

Asked by TV John 5 days ago

Last reply by philipp 2 days ago

Will not permit me to load an old profile. Your instructions on the recovering data page just feed me into an endless loop of prompts to create a new profile.

Will not permit me to load an old profile. Your instructions on the recovering data page just feed me into an endless loop of prompts to create a new profile. The old pr… (read more)

Will not permit me to load an old profile. Your instructions on the recovering data page just feed me into an endless loop of prompts to create a new profile.


The old profiles had my logins for work. I would prefer not to have to spend hours resetting something like 15-20 logins and profiles and then the next two months forgetting what the new ones are.

Asked by andrewchalk88 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

How to disable opening new window

Hi, I am extremely annoyed that new browser windows open up when I'm using a gaming mouse with a lot of buttons. I have lost the history of my main window many times as a… (read more)

Hi, I am extremely annoyed that new browser windows open up when I'm using a gaming mouse with a lot of buttons. I have lost the history of my main window many times as another window opened up with one url. I have no idea of how this happens, but I would love it if the options could include disabling new windows. If I want a new window I can click on the Firefox button, I do not need nor want some mouse click combo to open a new windows. This has become so annoying that I cannot use Firefox.

Please include a 'disable new window' control under options.

Asked by woll 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 days ago

Login information is deleted everytime I close firefox

Firefox is no longer remembering my logins. I had 100s out there. Started yesterday. I tried the login.json file and that did nothing. I tried db4 but I only have one… (read more)

Firefox is no longer remembering my logins. I had 100s out there. Started yesterday. I tried the login.json file and that did nothing. I tried db4 but I only have one copy of that file. I tried to synch with my phone, which seems to have some of the logins and it will not synch. My files are not marked to read only and I cannot find any setting that may have been tripped to prevent logins from saving. Any other ideas? Thank you.

Asked by krygel 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago