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Go back to Firefox 30 - No toolbar in 31

Firefox 31 on Windows 7 is a total disaster. After updating I no longer have my bookmarks toolbar displayed. Yes it is selected in the view menu and it did display in 3… (read more)

Firefox 31 on Windows 7 is a total disaster. After updating I no longer have my bookmarks toolbar displayed. Yes it is selected in the view menu and it did display in 30 but not in 31 after the update. I can find no way to turn the toolbar display back on.

HELP. How do I revert back to firefox 30.

Asked by k88kramer 7 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 7 years ago

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How stop FF31 from opening new window? I want to open all links in new tab at top of page.

I think the following, quote below, from the help page is my problem. I have this one website I use that when I click on a link within the website it is opening a new win… (read more)

I think the following, quote below, from the help page is my problem.

I have this one website I use that when I click on a link within the website it is opening a new window with the tab at the bottom. Also, when this happens, I am losing the orange FireFox rectangle, bookmarks and navigation options. How can I set FF31 so that the link opens in a new tab and I keep all my options? I am using Classic Theme Restorer 1.2.3. I also notice that in the new window I lose the ability to use some of the addons.

I have two laptops and both are running FF31 and W7. One of them is working perfectly and the other is having this problem. As far as I can tell they are both set up the same. The only difference is that when I upgraded to FF31 they both had difference older versions of FireFox. I also read in the help forum that maybe I need to go back to FireFox 28 to accomplish what I am trying to accomplish.

I noticed that when I go under about:config that the version of FF that is not working has fewer available options versus the version that is working. An example would be that the working version has "browser.tabs.onTop" where on the other laptop this is missing.

>>>Open new windows in a new tab instead: This option controls whether links from other applications or from web pages which request to open them in new windows are opened in a new window or a new tab in the most recent window. Note: If you have chosen to open pages in new tabs, Firefox will ignore this option and will open a new window from a link if the page author specified that the new window should have a specific size, because some pages can only be displayed correctly at a specific size.<<<

Thank you in advance for any help, yeto

Asked by yeto 7 years ago

Answered by cor-el 7 years ago

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Can we change the interface language of Firefox?

Hi, I am not able to find a way to change the interface language of Firefox. Is there any way to change the language that Firefox interface/GUI is displayed. Is download… (read more)

Hi, I am not able to find a way to change the interface language of Firefox. Is there any way to change the language that Firefox interface/GUI is displayed.

Is downloading and installing the Firefox with the language the only solution?

Asked by deadrat 7 years ago

Answered by Gingerbread Man 7 years ago

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Access denied error for web - snapdeal.com - working fine on IE/Chrome

You don't have permission to access "http://www.snapdeal.com/product/i-grasp-k16-16-inches/1411564" on this server. Reference #18.a2453917.1408469986.8f5c022 … (read more)

You don't have permission to access "http://www.snapdeal.com/product/i-grasp-k16-16-inches/1411564" on this server.

Reference #18.a2453917.1408469986.8f5c022

Asked by vithanidevesh 7 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 years ago

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Can I find a site's IP address in Firefox?

1. If I am connected to a website and would like to find the resolved IP address, how do I do that? I know that I can use commands such as tracert in a terminal window,… (read more)

1. If I am connected to a website and would like to find the resolved IP address, how do I do that?

I know that I can use commands such as tracert in a terminal window, but I would prefer to find the IP address Firefox just used to get to the webpage.

2. Shouldn't this info be provided using the View Page Info selection? What is the philosophy behind not providing this information?

Thank you.

Asked by jwriter 6 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 6 years ago

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how 2 search inside a PDF document using the firefox internal PDF reader

Cannot find any way to do a text search inside a PDF document when it is displayed by the builtin PDF player in Firefox. If there is a way, how is it done? If there isn'… (read more)

Cannot find any way to do a text search inside a PDF document when it is displayed by the builtin PDF player in Firefox.

If there is a way, how is it done?

If there isn't a way, it seems an obvious enhancement.

Asked by fredex 6 years ago

Answered by Topher 6 years ago

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How do I avoid the proxy credentials popup?

Lately, the proxy authentication dialog keeps popping up every now and then. This is incredibly annoying: even though my credentials are remembered, I still have to click… (read more)

Lately, the proxy authentication dialog keeps popping up every now and then. This is incredibly annoying: even though my credentials are remembered, I still have to click OK, sometimes a few times before I can proceed viewing the website. Sometime the dialog from a website on a different (background) tab pops up and disturbs me while viewing another website.

My setup is as follows: Currently, I'm using Firefox 31.0 on openSUSE 13.1 I have a cntlm proxy set up and set as my system's proxy (http_proxy and KDE's proxy settings) at http://localhost:3128 which works correctly in other applications. I tried using two settings in FF: 'Use system proxy settings' and 'Manual proxy configuration'. I tried both, checking and unchecking 'Do not prompt for authentication if password is saved' I tried a suggestion from the web, setting signon.autologin.proxy to true. I tried some proxy addon which promised to solve the issue.

None of these worked in preventing that incredibly annoying proxy authentication dialog from poppin g up (although, at times it *seemed* that I didn't get if for a longer time (that was after making the about:config modification mentioned above)).

I remember times on this machine when that did not happen, but I can't remember what I've changed that it's broken now (probably it was some FF update?).

Please, help me! I'm lost and it makes my FF very uncomfortable to use. I need some suggestions on how to configure FF in a way that *should* work, i.e. which combinations of the settings I mentioned above, or other ones I haven't considered yet.

Asked by lineinthesand 7 years ago

Answered by lineinthesand 7 years ago

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How can I make the content of the page smaller so I can see all of it?

when the screen comes up on my monitor I have to us the slide bars left and right and up and down to view to page..How can i downsize it to see it at the same time? … (read more)

when the screen comes up on my monitor I have to us the slide bars left and right and up and down to view to page..How can i downsize it to see it at the same time?

Asked by Chevyshaker 7 years ago

Answered by CoryMH 7 years ago

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How can I export cookies for a restore later?

I only know how to export bookmarks for later restoration. I'd also like to export the cookies that I use on my normal sites so I can also restore them later. thanks … (read more)

I only know how to export bookmarks for later restoration. I'd also like to export the cookies that I use on my normal sites so I can also restore them later.

thanks

Asked by kerrypierce 6 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 years ago

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Youtube videos not playing

I've come across an issue in FF v31 whereby Youtube videos aren't playing. It seems to be only Youtube as videos in Bing, Vimeo and other streaming video players that use… (read more)

I've come across an issue in FF v31 whereby Youtube videos aren't playing. It seems to be only Youtube as videos in Bing, Vimeo and other streaming video players that use Flash play without any issues. Youtube plays fine in IE and Chrome (though it is slow in Chrome) but not in Opera. I've tried running FF with no add-ons, and also tried resetting FF but neither have worked. Weirdly, Youtube will work fine in FF if I connect to the internet using a VPN.

I'm stumped, and haven't found a solution online. Can anyone help?

Asked by greggery 7 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 7 years ago

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Back button Not working

Out of the blue, my back button (and backspace button on keyboard) stopped working on some sites (TV Guide, Washington Post) but not others (Yahoo, Wikipedia) ... When I … (read more)

Out of the blue, my back button (and backspace button on keyboard) stopped working on some sites (TV Guide, Washington Post) but not others (Yahoo, Wikipedia) ... When I hit the button, the tab for the page "blinks" but it doesn't revert to the previous page. If I hold down the back button until the list of previous pages appears, I can click on the previous page and it will return ...

I've tried closing Firefox and rebooting without success ... Any ideas?

Asked by JussAskin 7 years ago

Answered by JussAskin 7 years ago

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chrome://quick_start/content/index.html

I notice a few people are having trouble with the above string getting inserted in new browser tabs & one cmment that interested me suggested it was indicative of a a… (read more)

I notice a few people are having trouble with the above string getting inserted in new browser tabs & one cmment that interested me suggested it was indicative of a add-on acting up. That was e3xactly my experience .... after untold frustration I discovered that Web of Trust was the culprit.

Asked by Yes_Minister 7 years ago

Last reply by guigs 7 years ago

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Getting sec_error_inadequate_cert_type with Private SSL Cert

Howdy, I run a Private Certificate Authority for my personal use and just to learn about SSL Certs. However, with the current build of FireFox I'm on ( 31 ) I can no long… (read more)

Howdy,

I run a Private Certificate Authority for my personal use and just to learn about SSL Certs. However, with the current build of FireFox I'm on ( 31 ) I can no longer visit sites I've secured with SSL Certs signed by this certificate authority, even though these SSL certs work just perfectly fine in Chrome and Internet Explorer. I keep getting a "sec_error_inadequate_cert_type" error. I can only assume that the certs I've been issuing are incorrect in some way, but the error is so vague and the error page doesn't specify more.

I only discovered this when I realized some of my SSL certs had expired, and I went to re-issue them.

One of the certs that hasn't expired yet but is experiencing problems can be found here:

One of the Certs I've tried re-issuing, matching fields included as closely as I can to a Google SSL cert that I looked up is here:

These certificates were generated using the application called SimpleAuthority, found here: http://simpleauthority.com/

A Site like Networking4All.com seems to believe the Certs are valid, excepting the CA that is Self Signed: http://www.networking4all.com/en/support/tools/site+check/report/?fqdn=phpmyadmin.endofevolution.com&protocol=https

Interestingly enough, using a different site like SSLShopper shows an error similar to FF31: http://www.sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.html#hostname=https://phpmyadmin.endofevolution.com

The certs are running on an Apache Web server: Apache/2.2.21 (Win32) mod_ssl/2.2.21 OpenSSL/1.0.0e PHP/5.3.10

The CA Cert is in FireFox's store as trusted.

If needed, I can provide certs.

Asked by SniperFodder 7 years ago

Answered by SniperFodder 7 years ago

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I'm looking for a good ad blocker for firefox version 31.0

Since I'm now on a new computer using Win 7 home premium, I need a new ad blocker for Firefox. When I try to open some website, nice ones, I get so many ads popping in f… (read more)

Since I'm now on a new computer using Win 7 home premium, I need a new ad blocker for Firefox. When I try to open some website, nice ones, I get so many ads popping in from all directions, that I can't see the web site. Any help or suggestions appreciated.

Lynn

Asked by Gman0402 7 years ago

Answered by cor-el 7 years ago

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Updated to Firefox 31 from 30 and I am finding it slow in response to mouse moving over buttons to click it. Little sluggish.

Finding it slow when I am browsing the web or even typing this, it is pausing some as I type and then adds the words at once. It feels sluggish and slower than Firefox 30… (read more)

Finding it slow when I am browsing the web or even typing this, it is pausing some as I type and then adds the words at once. It feels sluggish and slower than Firefox 30. 31 is just not flowing smoothly like before.

Asked by 98MustangGT 7 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 years ago