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Cannot unmark "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed"

Dear all, I cannot unmark the setting "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed". It is annyoing to enter each time all accounts if I want to go to facebook fo… (read more)

Dear all,

I cannot unmark the setting "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed". It is annyoing to enter each time all accounts if I want to go to facebook for example, after firefox is restarted.

Firefox will remember history is set. I don´t think i am using privacy mode.

kind regards,

Asked by hornyx84 4 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 days ago

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Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at ws://127.0.0.1 (plugin or setting is causing this, how to discover exact cause?)

Hello, Firefox 91.0.2 shows in dev. console: Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at ws://127.0.0.1 The Private browsing window has the issue too, but i am … (read more)

Hello, Firefox 91.0.2 shows in dev. console: Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at ws://127.0.0.1

The Private browsing window has the issue too, but i am unsure if it really disable all extensions.

When i use different Firefox profile, then the localhost site i am trying to load is loaded without that error. So how to discover please which FIrefox profile setting is preventing the loading please?

Asked by #367259 5 days ago

Answered by #367259 4 days ago

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Lost of passwords

Firefox Browser 91.0.1 (64 bits) updated on August 17, 2021 DESKTOP-RMQPN98, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8665U CPU @ 1.90GHz 2.11 GHz RAM 16,0 Go 2EA08739-3F4E-41FC-9C65-5F14D… (read more)

Firefox Browser 91.0.1 (64 bits) updated on August 17, 2021

DESKTOP-RMQPN98, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8665U CPU @ 1.90GHz 2.11 GHz RAM 16,0 Go 2EA08739-3F4E-41FC-9C65-5F14D51A3A70 00326-10000-00000-AA107 64 bits

Windows 10 Famille, 20H2, Installed on 29/‎03/‎2021 OS Build 19042.1165 Windows Feature Experience Pack 120.2212.3530.0


Hello,

For 1 week, perhaps since August 17, 2021, all of my usernames, passwords and main password have frequently disappeared.

This morning I closed the browser and launched it again. I have, a priori, lost nothing.

I restarted the computer. Again, the usernames, passwords and master password were gone.

I didn't changed any settings before or after the last update.

Any solution ?

Regards.

Asked by Đỗ Ngọc Philippe Hùng 3 weeks ago

Answered by Đỗ Ngọc Philippe Hùng 5 days ago

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How can I change my Etsy shop from Safari to Firefox

I have a shop InlaysJHess with Etsy.com using Safari 13.1.2. Etsy says they will be dropping support for Safari on Sept 14th and they suggest that I switch to Firefox.… (read more)

I have a shop InlaysJHess with Etsy.com using Safari 13.1.2. Etsy says they will be dropping support for Safari on Sept 14th and they suggest that I switch to Firefox.

I have had Firefox installed in my IMac for a long time and it has been updated from time to time.

I've tried to copy this: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/me/dashboard?ref=hdr-mcpa from Safari to Firefox but that does not work.

I'm wondering if anyone can tell me how I can switch my shop account from Safari to Firefox? I would not like to close my account with Safari without having it set up in Firefox.

i would appreciate any suggestions that anyone might have. Thank you.

Asked by ljerryhess 5 days ago

Answered by cor-el 5 days ago

Problem with one website. I can't load and I see error: SSL_ERROR_INTERNAL_ERROR_ALERT

Dear Mozilla Community, I have problems with one website. This website is poczta.wp.pl. Sometimes this can't be loaded. I see this error: "SSL_ERROR_INTERNAL_ERROR_ALERT"… (read more)

Dear Mozilla Community,

I have problems with one website. This website is poczta.wp.pl. Sometimes this can't be loaded. I see this error:

"SSL_ERROR_INTERNAL_ERROR_ALERT".

This is website with https protocol. What is the reason? Other websites works fine. I think that this is not problem with my router or internet provider because I changed both and it is still problem there. I had this problem also on another computer with Windows 10 operating system. I contacted with administrator of this website and they think that all is okay so they suggested me that this can be problem with browser or my computer.

This behavior is very hard to test because this issue is showed very rare. Sometime one time in one week and sometimes two time in one day. I don't know what is going on with this.

Can you help?

Asked by Peter 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

STOP forcing browser/plugin/extensions to run: Google, Bing, Amazon, DuckDuckGo, eBay, Wikipedia, and whatever else you are forcing down our throats

Several people have complained and NOBODY is listening. I specifically switched to FF so I don't have to deal with intrusive sites. FF I thought claimed to be UNLIKE GO… (read more)

Several people have complained and NOBODY is listening. I specifically switched to FF so I don't have to deal with intrusive sites. FF I thought claimed to be UNLIKE GOOGLE and was more "private," so why are you putting in a Google browser/plugin/extension and forcing it to run on our PC's? I have enough crap on it taking up MEMORY and slowing it down, don't force anything people do NOT want. Just because these might be popular with many does NOT mean everybody wants it. Get rid of Google, Bing, Amazon, DuckDuckGo, eBay, Wikipedia, and WHATEVER else you are forcing us to run on FF.

Does FF have an agreement or partnering with these companies to TRACK US where ever we go on the internet? Looks like it. Per Wikipedia: DuckDuckGo earns revenue by serving ads from the Yahoo-Bing search alliance network and through affiliate relationships with Amazon and eBay. OK, so we have 4 of those And this at https://www.comparitech.com/blog/vpn-privacy/best-private-search-engine: DuckDuckGo displays ads for affiliate sites in the right sidebar, which is a little less aggressive than Google which presents ads at the top of search results. It earns additional profits from commissions from sites like Amazon and eBay, so you may want to be wary if those pop up a lot in search results. Also: As DuckDuckGo’s CEO, Gabriel Weinberg, explains in a Quora answer, the search engine does use your IP address to serve local results.

Why is FF pushing these sites when many of us do NOT use them nor want them? Why don't you add them as extensions where you can CHOOSE it if you wish? I found instructions on how to delete them in the FF File Explorer folder because merely deleting them in Settings does NOT remove them permanently as FF has them "hidden," however, they just come back and it messed up other add-ons. ALSO, these add-on's you are forcing on us is TAKING SPACE on my PC and I resent that.

I do NOT want to HIDE THEM, I want them REMOVED PERMANENTLY.

Asked by jj 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 days ago

Updated versions of FireFox and Syncing your bookmarks

So ... every couple months I go to open Firefox and it tells me "you have opened an old version of Firefox you will need to get the newest version" So I go ahead and do w… (read more)

So ... every couple months I go to open Firefox and it tells me "you have opened an old version of Firefox you will need to get the newest version" So I go ahead and do what they want but then my bookmarks NEVER come over.... Like I am telling you they NEVER come over .... maybe two of them and then all the rest are lost and it is soooooooooo frustrating because this is my work and I have so many so I think I may have to stop using Firefox. It just happened this morning so I go to sign in to sync and NOTHING ...... I am so tired of going through this all of the time like it happens every two months and I don't understand ...... UGH!!!

Thank you Angela Miller

Asked by amiller3 5 days ago

firefox does not use system theme in homepage

im trying to change the new proton hardcoded blueish color of the homepage to use my system color(dark grey) which i cant change for some reason in chrome.css ...any help… (read more)

im trying to change the new proton hardcoded blueish color of the homepage to use my system color(dark grey) which i cant change for some reason in chrome.css ...any help?

Asked by pnotz17 6 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 6 days ago

Incorrect display of the menu after updating 92.0

FF has been updated to 92.0 Bulleted list itemWhen using a standard default language and installed in English user interface there is a bug to display the context menu.… (read more)

FF has been updated to 92.0

  • Bulleted list itemWhen using a standard default language and installed in English user interface there is a bug to display the context menu. Mix the interface languages is pre-installed early
  • Bulleted list itemSecond problem when changing About: Preferences # General => Set Alternatives No ability to delete an early preset language

Asked by ঔৣDmitROSEঔ 1 week ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 6 days ago

Firefox shows blank white page for all tabs, unusable

Referencing these threads: 1281774 1307368 1317055 https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1333680 (I posted a reply to this thread, but I can't view it and the mod… (read more)

Referencing these threads: 1281774 1307368 1317055 https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1333680 (I posted a reply to this thread, but I can't view it and the moderator has apparently closed it thinking this problem has gone away)

We can ascertain that NOTHING seems to help this condition. In fact these threads apply to me as Win 7 / 64 bit apply to me. This started probably about 1.5 years ago.

I too have this problem and yes, it is random. BUT once locked in with this condition, it may "get stuck" for another 5 attempts for the same link. BEST Example, I do surveys every Friday and Saturday night. I use my netscape (AOL) email account. At random, while clicking on the survey link the tab will come up blank and no matter what you do, you CANNOT get this tab to do ANYTHING. No reload, no clicking on a new bookmark, no clicking on home, or typing in the address bar and pressing enter on THAT particular tab. How often does it happen? Maybe 12 times a month (during survey time: maybe every other weekend).

One step further on this. My wife's account on the PC actually does this on a DAILY BASIS REPEATEDLY EVERY DAY when she opens FireFox. In her case, it can ONLY be solved by closing and reopening FireFox after waiting like...say...2 minutes after previously opening it? I have tried opening new tabs etc as mentioned above (including the old right clicky trick and using the "Open in new tab" function). Kinda silly when you have like 27 tabs of blankness. Considering it is her account on the Pc, ok, maybe the "refresh" function might work on her? BZZZT! Nope.

Current version. I can attest that a PC at my 2 jobs that both have Win 7 and at least one, if not both, have 64 bit versions and do NOT display this malady. Also, I did re-install FF about 2 years ago for some other problem. I just ran the troubleshooting more...no go. Per this lead, try https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/the-latest-supported-visual-c-downloads-2647da03-1eea-4433-9aff-95f26a218cc0... and guess what? No such help . Anyone have have something to kill this bug?

Asked by metalman630 3 weeks ago

Last reply by metalman630 6 days ago

youtube video will not play unless in troubleshoot mode

Earlier version of firefox worked fine on Youtube.... but now when using firefox on Youtube the video will not load. The pic and start chevron are there, but nothing h… (read more)

Earlier version of firefox worked fine on Youtube.... but now when using firefox on Youtube the video will not load. The pic and start chevron are there, but nothing happens. When I run Trouble-Shoot mode it works fine. Do not have this issue with MS Edge Browser.

Troubleshoot info very long.... could copy and paste.... first lets see the reason why an update Monzilla stopped working in Youtube. FYI, I turned off tracking-blocking, and set to only block 3rd party cookies.... problem still remains.

Asked by nh199261 6 days ago

How to install Firefox Developer on Linux (Ubuntu)?

How to install Firefox Developer on Linux (Ubuntu)? I tried the manual way: https://askubuntu.com/questions/548003/how-do-i-install-the-firefox-developer-edition https://… (read more)

Asked by AnDx 2 weeks ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 6 days ago

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How does password autofill work?

I'm curious: when I choose to autofill a saved password, does Firefox copy and paste the password under the hood, i.e. does the password ever appear in my clipboard, or d… (read more)

I'm curious: when I choose to autofill a saved password, does Firefox copy and paste the password under the hood, i.e. does the password ever appear in my clipboard, or does Firefox emulate the keyboard to fill in the password? Or something else?

Thanks!

Asked by colinpirillo 6 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 6 days ago

Google drive files not downloading in Firefox Browser

Download doesn't even prompt, link just doesn't open the save file window, while dling a (1.3gb) file from gdrive (cannot run virus scan warning). Using linux with ff 91.… (read more)

Download doesn't even prompt, link just doesn't open the save file window, while dling a (1.3gb) file from gdrive (cannot run virus scan warning). Using linux with ff 91.0.2 (64bit) for manjaro linux - written below that is "Manjaro - 1.0" Similar problem with this and other the same kind https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1305970 except none of the solutions seem to work, tried to disable everything and add gdocs to all whitelists. Works perfect with same sync in windows 7, even with ALL protections and addons ENABLED. Also works in linux with chrome based browser. So it kind of has to be firefox (this manjaro edition) error?

Asked by juha.k.oksanen 1 week ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 6 days ago

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New FF update alters bookmark folder

The latest Firefox update forces my bookmarks folder to be double spaced between bookmarks and folders making it too large for my page. I have to use the navigation arrow… (read more)

The latest Firefox update forces my bookmarks folder to be double spaced between bookmarks and folders making it too large for my page. I have to use the navigation arrows to access all of it's folders.. and the folders inside the folders too. When I used to open bookmarks it was about half my screen high now it's a screen and a half. I've temp returned to the previous version but would like to keep updating to keep up with security patches.

Asked by harveyrabbit777 1 week ago

Answered by cor-el 1 week ago