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why are all ads blocked

Good morning Firefox blocks ads on all sites without exception. However, I put sites in the exceptions. I left the standard protection. I tried with another browser, and … (read more)

Good morning Firefox blocks ads on all sites without exception. However, I put sites in the exceptions. I left the standard protection. I tried with another browser, and I don't have this problem. Thank you for your reply.

Asked by papizac 8 minutes ago

Firefox flooding event log with connection errors at boot up

I was looking at my event log tracking down one issue when I noticed hundreds of audit failures (outbound connection blocked) in my event log. Firefox is not even runnin… (read more)

I was looking at my event log tracking down one issue when I noticed hundreds of audit failures (outbound connection blocked) in my event log.

Firefox is not even running. I've just started my computer. It's trying to make a connection to google @ 34.107.221.82.

Fortunately something is blocking the connection attempt, but why is Firefox making hundreds of connection attempts when I haven't even opened firefox? How do I stop it?

I looked in task scheduler and couldn't see anything there. Looked at group policy, couldn't see anything there.

FF91.13.0esr

Asked by citizen1138x 3 weeks ago

Last reply by citizen1138x 3 weeks ago

Unusual Sign-In Activity in my Hotmail Account

Hey Firefox Agent: Well I just wrote this out in a prior communication, but it got lost when I tried to figure out how to provide: Troubleshooting Information (optional):… (read more)

Hey Firefox Agent: Well I just wrote this out in a prior communication, but it got lost when I tried to figure out how to provide: Troubleshooting Information (optional):

Okay, so here we go again. But I am not going to provide: Troubleshooting Information (optional):

Here's the problem: In my Hotmail account, I am getting email "cards" (entries in my Hotmail account) that say: Unusual Sign-In Activity. Now recently, I spent a lot of time finally contacting and spending time with a Microsoft Tech Support agent. This agent helped me change the password on my main Hotmail account. Yet, I am still getting these annoying email "cards" in my Hotmail account. Now, I've analyzed these various email "cards" and I discovered a few things relating to Firefox. Here's what I found on all (5) of these separate email "cards": Sign-in details Country/region: Australia IP address: Please note I eliminated the IP address here because I don't know if it safe to do so or if I will be compromising my computer in any way. In order to share this IP address, I need to know if I am now dealing with an official Firefox support agent. If so and if it is necessary to share the IP address then please let me know in your follow up response. Date: 11/1/2022 4:46 PM (GMT) Platform: Windows Browser: Firefox Today, by the way, is: Sun 5 Feb 23 Time now: 4:16p Est at the time of writing this here line. It is interesting that the email "cards", all of them, have the same date and time: 11/1/2022 4:46 PM (GMT) There's something not right about receiving email "cards" from back in November 2022.

Now if you--the Firefox Support Agent--know what I can do to resolve and stop this annoying problem then please let me know by sending me an email to my email address. You have it from my Firefox account. Gosh, this is such an annoying problem. If you can help then please do so. Thank you.

Asked by OrangeMango 11 hours ago

Last reply by OrangeMango 3 hours ago

108.0.2 (64-bit) to 109.01

I recently upgraded from 108.0.2 (64-bit) to 109.01 but it slowed my PC down to the point of uselessness. Nothing else changed application or OS-wise. PC, OS and all Apps… (read more)

I recently upgraded from 108.0.2 (64-bit) to 109.01 but it slowed my PC down to the point of uselessness. Nothing else changed application or OS-wise. PC, OS and all Apps are current & up to date. Defrag, Cache Clear a& all similar utilities run on scheduled basis prior to upgrade and everything A-OK.

Is this a Known Issue? If so, is there a fix coming

Asked by abroadwarriorc 12 hours ago

Last reply by abroadwarriorc 4 hours ago

How do I add a new entry in the list in Settings/General/Files and Applications/Applications?

I can't find any way to add to the list of document types and applications. I know I must have done (because they are different from my wife's options), but now she needs… (read more)

I can't find any way to add to the list of document types and applications. I know I must have done (because they are different from my wife's options), but now she needs to add one, and there is no immediately obvious way to do this. How do I add a new entry in the list in Settings/General/Files and Applications/Applications?

Thanks,

Tony

Asked by tfurnivall 11 hours ago

Last reply by tfurnivall 5 hours ago

Firefox Developer Edition - Windows 11 - Showing multiple windows when multiple tabs are open

I only have one window open of Firefox, but multiple tabs open in that window. The primary monitor properly displays that only one window is open, however the second moni… (read more)

I only have one window open of Firefox, but multiple tabs open in that window. The primary monitor properly displays that only one window is open, however the second monitor shows that there are multiple windows open. Although this COULD be a Windows issue, I haven't seen it with any other programs, which is why I'm reporting it here.

Asked by FrontlineMist57 10 hours ago

New Comment Popup

How can I turn off the new Facebook Comment popup? I want to use the old version where the comments are listed under the original pots not in a seperate narrow popup win… (read more)

How can I turn off the new Facebook Comment popup? I want to use the old version where the comments are listed under the original pots not in a seperate narrow popup window.

Asked by 1artworkz 1 day ago

Last reply by 1artworkz 10 hours ago

Both FireFox and Folder Explorer Crashed when access content in Explorer : Restore Bookmark, Attach Images below here, Import/Export contents

bp-e8273cc3-705b-4828-a2d1-ab9a40230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-734b03ed-5ce5-4156-ac68-b5b850230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-b391757c-9a73-4603-9e48-934b80230… (read more)

bp-e8273cc3-705b-4828-a2d1-ab9a40230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-734b03ed-5ce5-4156-ac68-b5b850230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-b391757c-9a73-4603-9e48-934b80230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-e5d308b1-3ce0-4dc5-9c22-e4e4b0230205 2/4/2023, 10:07 PM View bp-8e446301-e898-4377-8af7-da7a50230204 2/3/2023, 11:53 PM View bp-ce54bad1-147f-46ce-8a2d-8d2f10230203 2/3/2023, 12:57 PM View bp-da65aea9-60d0-4234-9b4b-b85b40230203 2/3/2023, 8:42 AM View bp-873c1edd-e544-4e8d-ad07-ff04d0230203 2/3/2023, 8:42 AM View bp-6963b837-be68-4f6e-b467-346830230203 2/3/2023, 8:42 AM View bp-ef36d6d9-3176-44b4-90eb-c051b0230203

Asked by res007d9 1 day ago

Targets Red Card, Credit Card, has a login problem which does not occur in Google Chrome

Targets Red Card, Credit Card, has a login problem which does not occur in Google Chrome. The problem seems to be connected with the sensitivity of the input fields for … (read more)

Targets Red Card, Credit Card, has a login problem which does not occur in Google Chrome. The problem seems to be connected with the sensitivity of the input fields for user-ID and Password. After I fill them in or let Firefox password history fill them in, clicking on Sign-in button erases both fields and goes nowhere. https://rcam.target.com. Been like that for a year. Win 10 latest updates 2H22, removing all add-ons makes no difference. No, I will not reset my Firefox, I have stopped doing the work that was supposed to be done by programmers. You might want to also make it known that stores, banks, and other institutions should double check their work because several major companies like American Express has a non focused security code field for two step logins. The default should be to place the cursor in the input field for the code and make it active. They do not do this.

Asked by Simson FireFox 1 day ago

Firefox Crashed and synced to bookmarks from months ago

My windows firefox crashed and once it opened up it synced to my bookmarks from months ago. I tried restoring the last backup, but the only backup on my windows after the… (read more)

My windows firefox crashed and once it opened up it synced to my bookmarks from months ago.

I tried restoring the last backup, but the only backup on my windows after the crash was one with no bookmarks that came up after the crash

Asked by Yashwin 1 day ago

Touch Keyboard opens and immediately closes when Firefox maximized

I like to use the touch keyboard on my Windows 10 PC to type but when I open a Google Doc and full screen it, the Firefox window will fight the keyboard and close it. I c… (read more)

I like to use the touch keyboard on my Windows 10 PC to type but when I open a Google Doc and full screen it, the Firefox window will fight the keyboard and close it. I can tap any input field and the touch keyboard for Windows 10 pops up and immediately closes. This does not happen if the window is not maximised. The keyboard comes up and works fine but covers the lower half of the window which usually means I can't see what I'm typing. I don't get this problem with Chrome which resizes its windows even if they're maximised to accommodate the onscreen touch keyboard, which is frustrating because I don't want Chrome to guzzle my RAM. Is this a bug or am I missing something?

Asked by cystemic 1 day ago

Firefox crashing after 108.01 install

I upgraded to 108.01 three days ago. It crashed 3 times in the next two days, accompanied by that popup you get informing you of the crash. For years I've been using th… (read more)

I upgraded to 108.01 three days ago. It crashed 3 times in the next two days, accompanied by that popup you get informing you of the crash.

For years I've been using the extraction method of the executable to create a Firefox portable application. Upgrading only involves the install folder. The profile remains untouched, unaltered.

I had an incident of profile corruption a couple months ago, with basically Firefox launching with most features not working, i.e. toolbar buttons, toolbar menus, etc. Yesterday, for a short time, aside from two crashes, I had a similar experience with the buttons, but not quite the same. My default built in Firefox buttons worked, but my extension buttons didn't. I also noticed on a page that I regularly visit, Ublock origin wasn't doing it's regular job of blocking, and the Ublock button was non-responsive.

I'm also in the process of using the Brave Browser for the first time. The reason I'm posting this here about this subject, including a Brave experience, is that at the same time I was experiencing the Firefox erratic behavior, Brave was crashing as well; freezing; tabs not loading.

Considering the Brave tabs not loading, and the temporary Firefox Ublock origin failure, etc., I'm wondering if there might be something in common here? Maybe an internet connectivity issue at the time?

Asked by noel_envode 1 month ago

Last reply by noel_envode 1 day ago

Leading Zero Suppressed in Firefox PDF v109.0.1 64 bit on Windows 10

Was filling out pdf version of 2022 IRS tax forms and discovered leading zero is suppressed in Firefox PDF v109.0.1 64 bit on Windows 10. "Before" image is after typing … (read more)

Was filling out pdf version of 2022 IRS tax forms and discovered leading zero is suppressed in Firefox PDF v109.0.1 64 bit on Windows 10. "Before" image is after typing leading zero but before 'enter' or moving to next field. "After" image is after typing leading zero and after 'enter' or moving to next field. The leading zero disappears.

Saving pdf does not change leading zero suppression.

To see if the pdf document was configured by the IRS to suppress leading zero, I opened the same form in Microsoft Edge v109.0.1518.78 64 bit on Windows 10. It retained the leading zero after typing then 'enter' or moving to next field.

While using MS Edge to complete pdf forms fixes my immediate issues, there still seems to be a defect in Firefox pdf.

Asked by italiangm 1 day ago

Firefox creates a duplicate entry of itself on Windows 11's "Default Apps" Section

Firefox creates a duplicate of itself on the Default Apps section after it updates from a Fresh Install of Firefox and the only way i have found to "fix" this was to rein… (read more)

Firefox creates a duplicate of itself on the Default Apps section after it updates from a Fresh Install of Firefox and the only way i have found to "fix" this was to reinstall the browser completely but it simply reappears with a duplicate of itself again after it updates and as far as i know it only does it after a fresh install with subsequent updates not creating any more duplicates

both entries just act the same and update at the same time synced with eachother instead of having a separate duplicate entry when you try to change the default apps

Asked by MozarillaCheese 1 day ago