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Print to PDF as text

I've been using PDFcreator for years. Just recently, when I print to PDF from Firefox, it has started producing PDFs that do not contain searchable text (ie where the tex… (read more)

I've been using PDFcreator for years. Just recently, when I print to PDF from Firefox, it has started producing PDFs that do not contain searchable text (ie where the text from the webpage becomes a raster image).

PDFcreator still works properly with all other software (including Chrome). Can anyone recommend a way I can make Firefox start behaving itself?

Thanks!

Asked by GKW 3 months ago

Last reply by sharad.lele 5 days ago

Why is firefox showing 6 processes in my process list?

It's on an older machine but updating my hardware is not an option right now. I don't have this problem on any of my newer machines. I've been using firefox exclusiverly … (read more)

It's on an older machine but updating my hardware is not an option right now. I don't have this problem on any of my newer machines. I've been using firefox exclusiverly on multiple machines for more than 15 years and I have never had this or any issues until now.

Asked by eogprod 2 months ago

Last reply by cherian.chris 3 days ago

Printing page to PDF is not printing properly

Windows 10 user. When I try to print a page to PDF, it does not include all information from the page. Sometimes it shifts the text around and is overlapping. If I print… (read more)

Windows 10 user. When I try to print a page to PDF, it does not include all information from the page. Sometimes it shifts the text around and is overlapping. If I print a page to PDF from Internet Explorer, the PDF is created properly and with all the information.

Asked by kupdike2000 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 days ago

Setting Firefox homepage via GPO

All my users are on Windows 10 and I'm trying to create a GPO to set the homepage for Firefox. I can't find a recent admx template to download to use for GPO. Anyone els… (read more)

All my users are on Windows 10 and I'm trying to create a GPO to set the homepage for Firefox. I can't find a recent admx template to download to use for GPO. Anyone else having this issue?

Asked by eddie.dillard 1 week ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 1 week ago

How can I download Firefox Source Code ?

Hello, I am trying to download Firefox source code. I tried the simplest option offered to me : https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Using_the… (read more)

Hello,

I am trying to download Firefox source code. I tried the simplest option offered to me : https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Using_the_VM But the link to the Virtual Machine does not work. Do you know if the site will be back soon or will I have to search for another website offering this VM ?

Sorry for my bad english. I hope my question was clear

Clement

Asked by Clement 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

Access denied issue while debugging a code by Firefox Devekoper Edition

I'm new in Firefox Developer Edition. I have a web app which has been developed by asp.net mvc and c#. There is a code to upload a file to a network path by clients on a… (read more)

I'm new in Firefox Developer Edition. I have a web app which has been developed by asp.net mvc and c#. There is a code to upload a file to a network path by clients on an internal server. While debugging the code, it works without any issue on Chrome but on Firefox D.E. I got access denied error while accessing the network path. (I spent 2 hrs to figure it out that the issue is being caused by Firefox D.E)

Does anyone face this issue before? is there any solution to fix it?

Asked by amin.hassanlou 6 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 6 days ago

The notification mail has the back link hidden

I got a notification mail that my question here got a reply. I tried to open the forum thread to post another comment, but it took me a while to find the link in the mail… (read more)

I got a notification mail that my question here got a reply.

I tried to open the forum thread to post another comment, but it took me a while to find the link in the mail. It is down in the small print (the footer).

Can it be made more prominent? Usually the topic title is also a link to the forum web page. Can the firefox forum email be changed like that?

PS: The "ask new question" link/button is also hard to find.

Asked by xerces9 6 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 6 days ago

Feedback: User Experience on Firefox lacks "basic" features in respect to other Browsers.

Hi, I would like to address the following feedback to Designers, User Experience Experts, and Developers of Firefox. I am creating this post to mention something very imp… (read more)

Hi,

I would like to address the following feedback to Designers, User Experience Experts, and Developers of Firefox.

I am creating this post to mention something very important about the usuability of Firefox and that people look for in choosing their browsers. Although "just" usability aspects, I think they cannot be overlooked in order to make Firefox the go-to choice of more users.

There are a four (relatilvely) small features that Firefox lacks in respect to Chrome and other major browsers, and a number of people miss them so much that end up using other browsers. Namely:

1) There is no "Type Address + Tab" functionality when typing a URL of a website in the address bar and then pressing Tab so as to directly type the search that a user wants to look for once landing on the given website (this is a famous Chrome feature).

2) a CTRL + F search for a word in a web page does not highlight all words in a page, but only the current one is found (one needs to click enter to find the next one but it does not work like in Chrome or Safari which they highlight ALL instances of the searched text)

3) a laptop trackpad's pinch in/out with two fingers does not allow the zoom of a web page (third party plug ins fail at doing this task properly).

4) ALL other browsers open an incognito window with CTRL + SHIT + N. Why does Firefox does it differenly with CTRL + SHIT + P? This creates confusion for the average browser user.


I think having an attention to detail for such feature is really important. It would increase Firefox's userbase. Although a person choosing Firefox is making an important, usually conscious decision, about privacy, usuability plays an essential role for an average internet user.

Asked by fed9 5 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 days ago

Missing Kaspersky Protection 2019 Add-On, I Need It Back Please.

Hello, I am currently using Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 on both computers, and on mine it updated to the 2020 version, and I went to the Kaspersky forum and asked ho… (read more)

Hello,

I am currently using Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 on both computers, and on mine it updated to the 2020 version, and I went to the Kaspersky forum and asked how do I re-install the 2019 version and I was given the help, however, now I have lost the Kaspersky Protection 2019 Add-On on Firefox, and when I look to see about installing the Kaspersky, it isn't listed on Firefox anymore.

Where can I find the 2019 Add-On?

Thank you,

Asked by Buttons59 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago