Secure Connection Failed

Mos of the time like this when logging in. Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR The page you are … (read more)

Mos of the time like this when logging in. Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
   Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.

Asked by lccabeliza 1 hour ago

All webpages show up as garbage text

I was using Firefox and my system was low on resources so it killed the process using the most memory which was Firefox. When it restarted every page showed up as garbage… (read more)

I was using Firefox and my system was low on resources so it killed the process using the most memory which was Firefox. When it restarted every page showed up as garbage. I've cleared cache. I've refreshed Firefox. I've reinstalled. I've rebooted. Nothing seems to work. mozilla.org appears to work but every other site I try looks like the attached image. When I view the source of a page that looks like garbage, the source looks perfectly fine. I'm running 77.0.1 64 bit on Windows 7. Any ideas?

Asked by brian119 1 hour ago

Updates

Every time Firefox updates it breaks my computer. Previously, an update wreaked havoc with my High Contrast setting. The last update prevented me from adding photos to my… (read more)

Every time Firefox updates it breaks my computer. Previously, an update wreaked havoc with my High Contrast setting. The last update prevented me from adding photos to my emails. Today's update broke my WordPress blog. I can't add links to my blog posts. High Contrast issues seem to have been solved, but I still can't add photos to my emails, and now the blog is broken. I've had to do most of my work on Chrome and Edge. Why do you keep fixing things that aren't broken? No other browser is as aggravating as Firefox!

Asked by phonyaddress 1 hour ago

How do we disable the new URL bar in 77.01? The fix for 75.01 no longer works

The pop-out, mandatory search address bar is crap and everyone hates it, as witnessed by how many people immediately came to ask how to disable it when it was forced on u… (read more)

The pop-out, mandatory search address bar is crap and everyone hates it, as witnessed by how many people immediately came to ask how to disable it when it was forced on us with 75.01, but the about:config fix of toggling browser.urlbar.openViewOnFocus, browser.urlbar.update1, browser.urlbar.update1.interventions, and browser.urlbar.update1.searchTips to false no longer returns the address bar to the way everyone wants it, which is to have a dropdown list of the most recently visited sites.

I don't care what company is paying Mozilla under the table to gain access to users' search terms-- it's Google, Google is paying them for that access-- and I don't care how badly Mozilla needs the money. Turning the address bar into a search box is crapulous browser design, full stop, and I'm uninstalling 77.01 and never updating this browser again if it doesn't get fixed.

Asked by TexasUberAlles 2 hours ago

Problems with Tabs and Completely New Windows

Sometimes when I go to a website a completely new window opens in the background. I would prefer to keep all the windows open under tabbed browsing. I did a bit of search… (read more)

Sometimes when I go to a website a completely new window opens in the background. I would prefer to keep all the windows open under tabbed browsing. I did a bit of searching, including searching for a help contact but I could not find an answer.

Asked by bigkjordan 2 hours ago

Recent upgrades broke gmail and audio for Amazon Prime video

Recent updates are causing problmes with gmail and video sound. Using URL https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox I keep seeing a not connected, trying again message. Cl… (read more)

Recent updates are causing problmes with gmail and video sound.

Using URL https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox I keep seeing a not connected, trying again message. Closed tab and opened new one with same URL and just get blank white screen. Works fine on Chrome.

Sound does not work on Youtube or Amazon Prime video sometimes. Reopen same URL in Chrome and all is good again.

BTW, it would be useful if Firefox browser upgrades could be skipped. Sometimes one needs to open a browser in a hurry but no can do because Upgrades seem they are going to upgrade, user wishes dismissed. Maybe updates would be a better word than upgrades. Not as bad a Windows but y'all don't want to be like them, do ya? They are the McDonald's of software, they sell a lot of it but it ain't very good.

Thanks for letting me whine. I will go back to my safe space now...

Asked by jvh24521 6 hours ago

Cada vez el uso es peor, en general.

Buenas. Llevo utilizando Firefox casi casi desde Windows 95. Y siempre ha ido fino y buen, con velocidad, sin problemas y con una experiencia superior casi siempre, al re… (read more)

Buenas. Llevo utilizando Firefox casi casi desde Windows 95. Y siempre ha ido fino y buen, con velocidad, sin problemas y con una experiencia superior casi siempre, al resto de navegadores. Pero desde las últimas actualizaciones de Firefox, ésto ha cambiado. Tengo la versión 76.0.1(64 bits). Y llevo mucho mucho tiempo con problemas, que me han cansado y he decidido que hasta aquí he llegado. Tengo instalados además, Chrome y Edge. Chrome me parece pesado, porque abre un montón de procesos que no pido, no necesito y me ralentizan el ordenador. Edge no me gusta. Sí que lo veo ágil y Microsoft le ha lavado la cara mucho. Pero no me gusta, y no me da confianza. Al contrario de Firefox. Pero arrastro los siguientes problemas, para que veáis lo impertinente que soy: 1. Imposibilidad de instalar complementos, como puede ser por ejemplo, el de LetyShop. 2. Muchas veces, la página no carga. Se queda en blanco, intentando acceder, pero nada. La mayoría de las ocasiones, refresco y funciona. Pero, no es lo suyo. 3. No tengo bloqueadores. No tengo anti-pops, salvo los que pueda tener por defecto Firefox. Mi antivirus tampoco los bloquea. Pero muchas páginas me dicen que no pueden abrir ventanas. Son páginas de trabajo (IBM, por ejemplo) donde no creo que haya código malicioso. Y sin embargo, algo impide que Firefox las abra. Antes, era puntual. Ahora es cansino. 4. De vez en cuando, pierdo la sesión abierta. Si. Tengo muchas ventanas. Pero me es imposible recuperarlas porque no funciona el histórico bien, no hay posibilidad de recuperarla entera, y es cansino tener que ir una a una abriendo. Y en la ayuda... bueno. Llamarle ayuda es un decir. Tontería diría yo, porque quien pone esas cosas, lo ha hecho en una versión prehistórica (no coincide a veces ni las opciones del menú que se indica...) y desde luego, no ha probado lo que predica.

Es una pena. Voy a dar un voto de confianza, porque la verdad, tanto en pc como en el móvil, siempre he usado Firefox. Pero me canso de tanto problema. Espero que esta situación cambie pronto. Mientras, voy a buscar un sustituto, que seguramente será Chrome.

Un saludo.

Asked by ji.perez.marturet 1 day ago

Additional parameters sent to server

Hello, Firefox 76.0.1 is causing me problems... For example if I call a PHP program to log out, I use the JavaScript command: function Logout() { self.location = "Root.p… (read more)

Hello,

Firefox 76.0.1 is causing me problems...

For example if I call a PHP program to log out, I use the JavaScript command:

function Logout() {

 self.location = "Root.php?LogOff=Y"

}

No problem there, but when I want to log back in I use:

<form name='detail' method='Post' onsubmit='Root.php'> <input type='text' name='UserId' class='Full' style='border: 0;'> <input type='Password' name='Password' class='Full'>

(The class Full, just sets the width to 100% as this is in a table)

The the JavaScript is simply:

function LogIn() {

 document.detail.submit();

}

Seems simple enough, but the Root.PHP receives:

 LogOff -> Y
 UserId -> <name>
 Password -> <password>

Not what I was expecting!

The only other thing of note is that I have started using local.storage to save information, and this too passes information from previous calls.

Any thoughts?

Thanks, Richard Gamester

Asked by Richard_Gamester 4 days ago

Problems with security settings and FF profile folder

I ran into some problems recently as I usually clear out everything that was saved in my internet folder. I go to Tools/Options/Privacy/Security/Clear Data, well, this is… (read more)

I ran into some problems recently as I usually clear out everything that was saved in my internet folder. I go to Tools/Options/Privacy/Security/Clear Data, well, this is about a week, but an INSISTENT 267 bits are REFUSING to go and be let free from my cached web content.

Additionally, I usually run an RKILL scan, a JRT scan, and a Malwarebytes AdwCleaner scan when I've finished logging off, for security reasons. The JRT scan flagged a "staged folder" in my FF profile, and had removed it. The folder had some sort of code in it.

Um, while we're at it, is FF still using IE as a "gateway"? I know at one time it was, but I seem to be also harangued by Searchscopes.

could someone help me out, please.

I'm using FF 76.01 and windows 10.

Thanks so much in advance,

MM.

P.S. also got a report that one of my blog tabs had been breached, with an ad from Avast - is this common?

S.

Asked by MauMoon 4 days ago

Surface Pro Pen scrolling

when i use the surface pen, it does not work for scrolling up or down like the finger movement on the touchscreen. It's really annoying, it work on other browsers but not… (read more)

when i use the surface pen, it does not work for scrolling up or down like the finger movement on the touchscreen. It's really annoying, it work on other browsers but not on Firefox.

Asked by Mauro 5 days ago

question about Web Push notifications

In the support article about notifications: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/push-notifications-firefox it states: Sites can also use Push to update data in the backg… (read more)

In the support article about notifications: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/push-notifications-firefox it states: Sites can also use Push to update data in the background even without showing you a notification.

What data does this include?

I'm reluctant to use these notifications at all until I know what they could change without telling me.

Asked by xizzix22 5 days ago

Vertical scrolling glitch

About 1 in every 40 or so times that I try to drag the vertical scroll bar with my left mouse button, it acts like I have clicked UNDER the scroller and starts scrolling … (read more)

About 1 in every 40 or so times that I try to drag the vertical scroll bar with my left mouse button, it acts like I have clicked UNDER the scroller and starts scrolling down quickly until I release the mouse button. This NEVER happens in Chrome or other programs. It always works properly the next time I drag it.

Potentially related: About 1 in every 75 or so times that I try to drag the vertical scroll bar with my left mouse button, the scroller doesn't stay under my mouse cursor. It moves about half as fast. This makes it impossible for me to scroll to the bottom of the page because my mouse cursor gets to the bottom before the scroller, which means I have to let go and grab the scroller again to finish scrolling down. The scroller always stays with my mouse cursor on the 2nd attempt.

I've attached a pic showing what i'm calling the "scroller"

Asked by firefox723 5 days ago

Sideways scroll arrows no longer showing on Amazon Prime Videos page

The sideways scroll arrows on each line of videos on the Amazon Prime Videos website have stopped showing on my Firefox (76.0.1 Win10), but they still appear in Chrome. M… (read more)

The sideways scroll arrows on each line of videos on the Amazon Prime Videos website have stopped showing on my Firefox (76.0.1 Win10), but they still appear in Chrome. Makes navigating tough. Could this related to the last Firefox update, or is it an Amazon issue?

Asked by usamahward 5 days ago

Firefox hangs when I press XF86Calculator / XF86Mail (special Calculator/Mail buttons)

I have a few special buttons on my keyboard (Calculator / Mail). I've set them (on lxde-rc.xml) to run a simple bash script (Volume up / down using pactl). Unfortunately,… (read more)

I have a few special buttons on my keyboard (Calculator / Mail). I've set them (on lxde-rc.xml) to run a simple bash script (Volume up / down using pactl). Unfortunately, I've noticed that only on Firefox hangs when I press these buttons (tested with terminal/slack/IDEs/Chrome, no issues). It's a ~2 seconds hang that prevents me from doing anything (tried scrolling/typing/clicking, nothing).

Any way to see what is actually happening / disable this behavior?

Asked by Asaf 5 days ago

Squid proxy with FFox needs to be stopped and restared when opening the browser.

I'm using FFox devloper 77.0b9 with squid, set via squid man Squid is running, but when I run FF it can't find a connection, until I stop and restart squid. I've noticed … (read more)

I'm using FFox devloper 77.0b9 with squid, set via squid man Squid is running, but when I run FF it can't find a connection, until I stop and restart squid.

I've noticed this over several past updates.

Asked by Mog933 5 days ago

i cannot enter anymore in my company e-mail

I cannot enter anymore in my two companies e-mail ... not directly from bars on top and not by quoting the address or just the company comein... Until last week everythi… (read more)

I cannot enter anymore in my two companies e-mail ... not directly from bars on top and not by quoting the address or just the company comein... Until last week everything was ok I think it happens after the updatin... I can eneter in my post only with my phone or tablet, no more with my pc please help

Asked by tiziana.roveretto 5 days ago

Browser freezes, unresponsive, restricted

On the 19th of May 2020, while writing my exam, the firefox browser started freezing being unresponsive, and then yesterday, it said my browser has been restricted. I hav… (read more)

On the 19th of May 2020, while writing my exam, the firefox browser started freezing being unresponsive, and then yesterday, it said my browser has been restricted.

I have uninstalled, stalled x4, and its the same issue.

Can you restore my browser to full functionality, please?

Asked by Rasul Akule 5 days ago