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Download panel does not open automatically

Basically, when I download a file, I want the panel to just open and show me the file's progress and all. But the panel *never* opens, even with the option "Show Panel Wh… (read more)

Basically, when I download a file, I want the panel to just open and show me the file's progress and all. But the panel *never* opens, even with the option "Show Panel When Download Begins" enabled. All it does is show me an animation with a check-mark.

Asked by Luna Lometta 2 hours ago

Phantom tabs that exist but are only selectable in sidebar addons for vertical tabs

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJHFBAIHlwI I’m switching tabs with either: • Ctrl+PgUp • Ctrl+PgDown • Ctrl+Tab • Ctrl+Shift+Tab These skip over tabs that appear… (read more)

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJHFBAIHlwI

I’m switching tabs with either: • Ctrl+PgUp • Ctrl+PgDown • Ctrl+Tab • Ctrl+Shift+Tab These skip over tabs that appear in every sidebar vertical addon’s list, but stay hidden from the native tab bar. I don’t recall closing them, but perhaps I did at some point, still, why do they get stuck? • I can select them by clicking so they exist • Sidebery’s active tab style gets applied on all of them • Native tab bar shows no active tab • Normally I hide the native tabs but wanted to see how they match • The tabs are there with the inspector (Browser Toolbox) • Issue happens all the time with a few tabs

Addition: When I tinker with these broken tabs using the inspector they seem to collapse and get closed. They are no longer selectable and if I switch sidebar addon (and back) they are no longer there.

I normally don't use multiple vertical tab bar addons, they are just there to demonstrate the problem. It happens with a single Sidebery as well. In FF settings container tabs I removed the preset containers. This mismatch makes the browser unusable for me. I require working vertical tabs (I come from Vivaldi, wanting to switch).

Asked by firshee 12 hours ago

Preferences not respected

I use Firefox on two Macs and have set a preference for opening search results in a new tab. While this preference shows as being ticked on that page, it is no longer re… (read more)

I use Firefox on two Macs and have set a preference for opening search results in a new tab. While this preference shows as being ticked on that page, it is no longer respected on either device. I have tried may suggestions found online, but to no avail. It's very annoying when doing research. [The second device is a Macbook Pro from 2014.]

Asked by e.l.h 13 hours ago

I want to disable Ctrl+H keyboard shortcut (toggles History sidebar)

On my Firefox (in Linux, at least), doing Ctrl+H toggles the History sidebar (opening it on the left side, or, hiding the sidebar completely). How can I disable this? Fir… (read more)

On my Firefox (in Linux, at least), doing Ctrl+H toggles the History sidebar (opening it on the left side, or, hiding the sidebar completely).

How can I disable this?

Firefox 104.0.2 Linux Mint 20.3

Asked by Mozilla cheese 3 weeks ago

Last reply by smartsage77 15 hours ago

How to delete these notifications that appear when screenshots are taken

Hello, I want to permanently remove these notifications by whatever means necessary. This is the same issue that was[[ previously discussed here.|https://support.mozill… (read more)

Hello,

I want to permanently remove these notifications by whatever means necessary.

This is the same issue that was[[ previously discussed here.|https://support.mozilla.org/no/questions/1237229]] previously discussed here. However, the chosen solution is only a temporary workaround, I am only interested in a permanent fix. I have dom.webnotifications.enabled set to false yet these notifications still appear. Is it possible to disable them using a policies.json file?

Asked by gsrgtrdg4565653 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 19 hours ago

Remove publisher Atlantic or allow alternates

Hello, this is more a change request for additional functionality than a problem, if there's a better place to post this please suggest it. This applies to Firefox (for P… (read more)

Hello, this is more a change request for additional functionality than a problem, if there's a better place to post this please suggest it. This applies to Firefox (for PC) as well as for Android, may also apply to other versions w the same feature but I do not use those flavors so cannot verify.

My request is to be able to remove or change site vendors of the story suggestions in my home page; several publishers are fine for me but a few are ones I will either not read due to personal objections to their content or practices, or are simply not interesting. I wish to be able to customize the sources of these suggestions, but specifically block some publishers such as the Atlantic.

Thank you Mozilla and the Firefox team! Long time user and fan, Bryce

Asked by meta.maximus 1 day ago

Last reply by Paul 1 day ago

Account name appears in 'Find in page' box upon returning to a tab

As of today ( perhaps the last update ) FireFox replaces the search text in the 'Find in page' box with my name ( perhaps my Mac account name ) when I leave the browser t… (read more)

As of today ( perhaps the last update ) FireFox replaces the search text in the 'Find in page' box with my name ( perhaps my Mac account name ) when I leave the browser tab for another and then return.

It seems to happen with tabs containing locally stored html files, not with regular web pages

I could not find anything about this in the settings nor the support forum.

Asked by frank_drv 1 day ago

Mac text replacement (in future updates?)

So i use a mac and like other mac users a bit sad that my text replacements doesnt work in Firefox. I know there are add-ons and i know it is not possible to turn it on f… (read more)

So i use a mac and like other mac users a bit sad that my text replacements doesnt work in Firefox. I know there are add-ons and i know it is not possible to turn it on for Firefox. I want to ask if we could see this before long in a future Firefox update, or if this is something that wont happen, at least for now.

Asked by elias.skeppstedt 1 day ago

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Is it possible to force pages in "support.mozilla.org" dark?

Hi, I'm a very happy long time Firefox user. I use the extension "Dark Background and Light Text" so that my webpages are much more easy on my eyes. The extension works e… (read more)

Hi, I'm a very happy long time Firefox user. I use the extension "Dark Background and Light Text" so that my webpages are much more easy on my eyes. The extension works everywhere but in "support.mozilla.org".

How is it possible to have dark theme in Mozilla's support pages too?

Thank you very much. Prayan

Asked by prayan72 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 2 days ago

prevent add-block on info from start up

every time I open firefox, annoncements for privacy badger, ad-block, ad-guard etc open along with start up page. Only want my chosen start page to open. How do I stop … (read more)

every time I open firefox, annoncements for privacy badger, ad-block, ad-guard etc open along with start up page.

Only want my chosen start page to open. How do I stop privacy badger etc from opening tab?

Asked by kwonawa 1 day ago

How to get rid of hard to read black backgrounds?

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique. I've tried all the modes like light, sy… (read more)

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique.

I've tried all the modes like light, system etc nothing seems to fix it.

Am I going to need a stack of css code to fix it - code for each and everything I want to set back to light, or is there a setting to achieve this?

Asked by citizen1138x 1 month ago

Last reply by citizen1138x 2 days ago

Which extension is causing a problem

I used safe mode to find out if an extension was causing a problem. In safe mode there was no problem. I searched for the extension that is causing it. I went into 'tr… (read more)

I used safe mode to find out if an extension was causing a problem. In safe mode there was no problem. I searched for the extension that is causing it. I went into 'troubleshoot information" for the list of installed extensions but there was no way to disable or remove any of them to find the cause. (The list of extensions in the settings menu showed only one extension and 2 pre-intalled plug ins)

Asked by susbb 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

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Opening new tabs switches to them immediately despite the settings being the opposite.

I don't want tabs i open through middle click to be focused immediately. I checked my settings and they aren't supposed to be doing that based on what I see. How do I get… (read more)

I don't want tabs i open through middle click to be focused immediately. I checked my settings and they aren't supposed to be doing that based on what I see. How do I get this to stop?

Asked by sickbeef 3 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 3 days ago

When inspecting a site's HTML, opening an image in a new tab automatically switches me to that tab. How can we turn it off?

I have tried these properties switched to true, but nothing works so far... browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground browser.tabs.loadDivertedInBackground Also made sure th… (read more)

I have tried these properties switched to true, but nothing works so far...

browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground browser.tabs.loadDivertedInBackground

Also made sure the setting is unchecked in my browser settings too...

Asked by dev35 3 days ago

When I go to settings/General/Default Zoom if I check zoom text only, on my facebook page why does it enlarges the the images & have no effect on the text?

When I go to settings/General/Default Zoom if I check zoom text only, on my facebook page why does it enlarges the the images & have no effect on the text? If I use t… (read more)

When I go to settings/General/Default Zoom if I check zoom text only, on my facebook page why does it enlarges the the images & have no effect on the text? If I use the device settings +/- to reduce the the image I can get the font to a readable size but text on the left & right side of the page are still gone from the viewing area. Increasing obviously has no better results.

OK, I just tried unchecking zoom text only and it restored it to normal. I'm glad it's back to where was but the way it's listed in the setting seems confusing. If I check "zoom text only" that is the outcome I would expect,

When I first searched for help it returned 0 results, which is why I am posting it.

Asked by dherrle 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Firefox Alpenglow Issue

I ran into an issue with the Alpenglow extension conflicting with the Dark Mode extension. On version 105.0.1 (It may happen on other versions, it's just that I only test… (read more)

I ran into an issue with the Alpenglow extension conflicting with the Dark Mode extension.

On version 105.0.1 (It may happen on other versions, it's just that I only tested it on that version.), all of the default themes, ran into defaults where they tend to fallback to the Default Dark Theme, which, while totally usable, is not the theme I wanted. The Alpine Theme was the theme that I tested with first, but it's actually also an issue on the Light theme as well. Both themes tested were official themes that were made by Mozilla, not a third-party.

Asked by Zack 3 days ago

Removing items from dock

Hi, I've noticed that after re-inserting the dock to Firefox there were a number of internet sites I no longer use and I'm wanting to remove them without having to shut d… (read more)

Hi, I've noticed that after re-inserting the dock to Firefox there were a number of internet sites I no longer use and I'm wanting to remove them without having to shut down the dock altogether. How do I do this? Secondly how do I add to the dock new sites

Asked by andym70 3 days ago