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Cannot download email attachments from aol.com on Firefox

All of a sudden I cannot download attachments in emails from my aol.com account (using the aol.com website). I can still do so on other browsers, but not on Firefox. I … (read more)

All of a sudden I cannot download attachments in emails from my aol.com account (using the aol.com website). I can still do so on other browsers, but not on Firefox. I have cleared my cache, and even reinstalled Firefox (after deleting my user profile files and signing back in on a newly reinstalled copy). The problem persists. The problem does not happen when I boot in Troubleshoot Mode. But I cannot figure out what's causing the problem to fix it in regular mode. Help!

Asked by CAlterman 1 day ago

Answered by cor-el 1 day ago

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My home screen no longer comes up when I log on to Firefox.

My Firefox home screen no longer comes up when I log on to Firefox or open a new window. I am using macOS Sierra Version 10.12.6 Also When when I click on Firefox in the … (read more)

My Firefox home screen no longer comes up when I log on to Firefox or open a new window. I am using macOS Sierra Version 10.12.6 Also When when I click on Firefox in the upper Left corner, and then click on About Firefox or Preferences nothing happen.

Asked by Mike Dinkel 2 days ago

Answered by Mike Dinkel 1 day ago

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Losing login status when closing Firefox Browser despite excepting web sites

Still trying to figure out what is wrong after refresh of Firefox. I cannot get my handful of preferred websites to remain logged in when closing and reopening Firefox. I… (read more)

Still trying to figure out what is wrong after refresh of Firefox.

I cannot get my handful of preferred websites to remain logged in when closing and reopening Firefox.

I have FF set to clear cookies and data on closing, but this handful of sites are listed as exceptions.

After reopen FF, the relevant cookies are not sticking. This used to work better.

I redownloaded FF and no improvement.

I'm thinking conflicting settings or....?

FF beta for Mac OS, 93.0b3.

Asked by Foxfree99 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Bookmark recovery in new device

Hi there! I recently purchased a new computer. I tried to sync my bookmarks by logging into my FF account. But I can not find my bookmarks. I no longer have my old comput… (read more)

Hi there! I recently purchased a new computer. I tried to sync my bookmarks by logging into my FF account. But I can not find my bookmarks. I no longer have my old computer. I have tried to find a solution here but I was not able to find a previous article on this. Is there a way I can recover my bookmarks? Many thanks.

Asked by kab7hg 3 days ago

Answered by Seburo 3 days ago

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To whom it may concern @MozillaSupport I been having some trouble since I refreshed my browser with your new version. Just one of attachments,e-mail's refuses, to open up… (read more)

To whom it may concern @MozillaSupport

I been having some trouble since I refreshed my browser with your new version.
Just one of attachments,e-mail's refuses, to open up when sent to me. It won't 
even have the picture on the listing's itself,I was told by Apple-support to ask you if by chance is there something
turned off in the Firefox setting's when during refreshment?
Thanks,David Hernandez

Asked by dvdhrnnd 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 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 3 days ago

Answered by cor-el 3 days ago

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Sharing a link via airdrop

I used to use a lot the three dots next to a webpage to share the page via airdrop (to have it/share it with my own phone or others'). Now the three dots have disappeared… (read more)

I used to use a lot the three dots next to a webpage to share the page via airdrop (to have it/share it with my own phone or others'). Now the three dots have disappeared and, although I read here that I could do that by right clicking the page, the option for SHARE does not appear. Can you please explain how to do this now? (I use a Mac).

Asked by findmariag 1 month ago

Answered by TyDraniu 1 week 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 4 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 days ago

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2 of 3 windows in Firefox disappear as soon as it opens.

I've been moving between computers and used a time machine back up to bring over everything, including my Firefox profile. Everything was fine but about 2 weeks ago the c… (read more)

I've been moving between computers and used a time machine back up to bring over everything, including my Firefox profile. Everything was fine but about 2 weeks ago the computer seemingly crashed while I was absent and on the restart and ever since, just the one window, of 3, that I had open stays on screen. I have tried seeing all windows and looking on separate desktops but all to no avail. When I quit Firefox it clearly recognises all the windows as the tabs count is correct but only the 1 window was ever visible. I did all the madness of renaming the sessionstore file and deleting the recovery json files and replacing the previos json file but nothing has changed the outcome. I tried the Henderson?!? website to get a list of everything but that just looked like it was eternally thinking and never concluded. It's highly likely the workload was exceptional and might well have completed one day but it seemed to be stuck. If it helps, I'm on an 10 core 3.6ghz iMac with 64Gb of RAM and I'm using the latest Firefox version. Before anyone asks, I had an obscene amount of tabs open as I have many projects on the go and different windows are used for different things with multiple tabs in each window. The highest total tabs I've ever had was 541! I know, I know.

Asked by Pureski 6 days ago

Answered by Pureski 4 days ago

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Website URL breaks due to missing y's

I'm using the latest version of Firefox on Mac High Sierra and sometimes it has the issue where the letter y is missing in the body text, but for one website, and only on… (read more)

I'm using the latest version of Firefox on Mac High Sierra and sometimes it has the issue where the letter y is missing in the body text, but for one website, and only one, it breaks the URL https://www.optus.com.au/about/sustainability/community/donate-your-data (see screenshot) which seems odd as the URL displays correctly in the URL bar.

Asked by rustypixels 1 week ago

Answered by rustypixels 5 days ago

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Unable to setup Firefox as default browser in my iMac desktop.

My setup: FireFox: Version 89 for Mac macOS Big Sur - Version 11.5.2 Only other Browser is "Safari" Mac is only a few months old and fully setup by for me by Apple S… (read more)

My setup:

  • FireFox: Version 89 for Mac
  • macOS Big Sur - Version 11.5.2
  • Only other Browser is "Safari"
  • Mac is only a few months old and fully setup by for me by Apple Support before purchase.

It does NOT matter what I have done to set Firefox as default, it is being required to be set up as though it is the first time every time I start up my Mac.

  • I have tried the following:

- System Preferences General, Set Default web browser as "Firefox" - this does show 'Firefox' as the default browser - Within Firefox, Preferences,General, Set FireFox as the Default Browser - this does show Firefox as the Default Browser - When the above did NOT seem to make any difference, 'Refreshed Firefox' - I also setup Firefox Options to "start up at Login" all the time.

NO luck. Currently living with the issue by opening Firefox every time I log in. Not sure what else I can do.

Asked by shivaiyr2004 3 weeks ago

Answered by Bithiah 6 days ago

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How can I enlarge popup window width of overflow menu?

I found that when I move the add-on button to the overflow menu, the width of the popup window will be limited to the width of the overflow menu. This behavior cuts down … (read more)

I found that when I move the add-on button to the overflow menu, the width of the popup window will be limited to the width of the overflow menu.

This behavior cuts down the content of the popup page. (As shown in the attached image)

How can I expand its width?

Asked by birdhackor 6 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 days ago

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macOS 92.0 Update

Just updated to version 92.0. Now all my bookmarks have an incredible amount of vertical spacing between them. This results in unwanted mouse movements and scrolling. Is… (read more)

Just updated to version 92.0. Now all my bookmarks have an incredible amount of vertical spacing between them. This results in unwanted mouse movements and scrolling. Is there a preference setting where this can be fixed?

Asked by koninkje 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 week ago

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unlocking protecting for insecure connection

I have been trying to unlock the security setting preventing me from accessing my work hub link. I know it's secure, it's literally my job's website portal for a Healthca… (read more)

I have been trying to unlock the security setting preventing me from accessing my work hub link. I know it's secure, it's literally my job's website portal for a Healthcare network. I used to be able to access it no problem but all of a sudden Firefox is preventing me from accessing it without an option to disable protection when I click on more info like I usually can on browsers.

This is the link: http://myapps.microsoft.com/

Asked by stran858 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 week ago

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Pocket List Din drop-down menus has disappeared -

"Pocket List" has disappeared in the drop down menu under the "library" icon where it used to be not more than a few days ago. It's not under the Bookmarks icon, either.… (read more)

"Pocket List" has disappeared in the drop down menu under the "library" icon where it used to be not more than a few days ago. It's not under the Bookmarks icon, either. the "Pocket" icon is in the menu bar, and I can save items to Pocket, but can no longer locate the page with the articles. "View List" does appear when you click the Pocket icon, but it also saves whatever page you're on whether or not you want to save it.

Asked by hhartus 5 months ago

Answered by TyDraniu 5 months ago

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ChunkApp

How can I remove ChunkApp from my browser? It is not showing in my extensions, but i know its there because the internet service I use at a customers site wont allow me t… (read more)

How can I remove ChunkApp from my browser? It is not showing in my extensions, but i know its there because the internet service I use at a customers site wont allow me to utilize my browser because of the redirect to Chunk App host/server.

Please help I do not want to switch to Google Chrome because of this legal search engine redirect virus.


Mac Operating System

Asked by mbosh 1 week ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 week ago

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Problems showing sprites/images correctly

I have had this issue for a long time so in multiple versions of firefox where images of different types don't load correctly and are replaced with a garbled tv-test imag… (read more)

I have had this issue for a long time so in multiple versions of firefox where images of different types don't load correctly and are replaced with a garbled tv-test image type.

On the attached image you can see an example where dots on the map wont show correctly. Can this be some sort of privacy setting I have enabled withot knowing? I have reset firefox but still get the issue.

Asked by per33 1 week ago

Answered by cor-el 1 week ago

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Firefox Bookmark Tags limited to 10 entries

Hello, I love the tagging bookmarks feature in Firefox. But unfortunately it does not work properly like explained in the help docs. I search for tags by typing '[+] + [T… (read more)

Hello,

I love the tagging bookmarks feature in Firefox. But unfortunately it does not work properly like explained in the help docs.

I search for tags by typing '[+] + [Tag]'. This works for me but I only can search for 10 entries maximum.

Why there is this limitation to bookmark entries in my search bar? And how can I see all my tagged entries even when there are more than 10?

Kind regards Benni

Asked by bempemann 3 weeks ago

Answered by TyDraniu 3 weeks ago