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Delete all cache, cookies, browsing data.

I can not delete my cache, cookies, browsing history, although I am in private/Strict mode. I have not had this issue before. I have tried everything except refresh Firef… (read more)

I can not delete my cache, cookies, browsing history, although I am in private/Strict mode. I have not had this issue before. I have tried everything except refresh Firefox option. What is the reason this is occurring and how do I resolve?

Asked by 1ucntc 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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"Your browser is being managed by your organization"

At the top of the about:preferences page, in a gray box, it says, "Your browser is being managed by your organization". Why? This is my home computer! How can I manage… (read more)

At the top of the about:preferences page, in a gray box, it says, "Your browser is being managed by your organization". Why? This is my home computer! How can I manage my own browser?

Asked by Heckle Spackle & Hyde 1 year ago

Last reply by saull28 7 months ago

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Adblock Plus

I tried to play a program on the CBS site; I've done this two or three times a year for many years with no problems, but this time the site said it could not load its ads… (read more)

I tried to play a program on the CBS site; I've done this two or three times a year for many years with no problems, but this time the site said it could not load its ads (error 113), and therefore would not play the show. I've always watched the ads before, never a problem until now. I checked the icon for Adblock Plus, and it said that something had caused it to reset to default; it said I could fix this by removing and reinstalling Adblock Plus, which I did, but that made no difference. I don't know what default is, or what I had before (a friend set up my computer for me, so I don't know details), but I just want the CBS site to be able to load its ads so I can watch the program. What do I do? Thanks.

Asked by rzinns 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Allow camera and microphone

Why do I have to select allow camera and microphone on certain websites each time I access that website? Is there a way to permanently select allowance of a camera and m… (read more)

Why do I have to select allow camera and microphone on certain websites each time I access that website? Is there a way to permanently select allowance of a camera and microphone without selecting it every time I access a website?

Asked by FoxerJ 1 year ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 year ago

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Disable AdBlocker

Hello, I can't see Google ads on sites where I used to see them. It appears the latest Firefox version blocks them by default. I wish to see the ads. Can you please tell … (read more)

Hello,

I can't see Google ads on sites where I used to see them. It appears the latest Firefox version blocks them by default. I wish to see the ads.

Can you please tell me how to disable this blocking feature?

Thank you!

Asked by apiljic 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Authorization dialogs of the Firefox extensions

Firefox extentions often ask for the authorization "Access your data for all websites". The description is "The extension can read the content of any webpage you visit as… (read more)

Firefox extentions often ask for the authorization "Access your data for all websites". The description is "The extension can read the content of any webpage you visit as well as the data you enter there, e.g. B. Usernames and Passwords." Does this mean e.g. if I type in my bank account in a firefox browser window or a password for any other pge that this extension has access to this input/password??? Martin

Asked by m_vanselow 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Couldn't sign you in This browser or app may not be secure.

Couldn't sign you in This browser or app may not be secure. Try using a different browser. If you’re already using a supported browser, you can refresh your screen and t… (read more)

Couldn't sign you in This browser or app may not be secure. Try using a different browser. If you’re already using a supported browser, you can refresh your screen and try again to sign in.


cannot sign to googlle from firefox at all

Asked by killip1958 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Firefox login

Every time I open firefox I am asked to enter the primary password for firefox Mozilla. I hit cancel and everything seems to work fine. Why is this showing up? There is n… (read more)

Every time I open firefox I am asked to enter the primary password for firefox Mozilla.

I hit cancel and everything seems to work fine. Why is this showing up? There is not an option to change the pw.

I use keeper as a pw manager. There isn't a mozilla firefox listed.

Any ideas on what to do?

Thanks,

Marty

Asked by mteas92118 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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Your browser is being managed by your organization

Hi, I downloaded JDownloader yesterday. It forcefully installed some adware which became the default search engine, can't recall its name and Avast Antivirus. There was n… (read more)

Hi,

I downloaded JDownloader yesterday. It forcefully installed some adware which became the default search engine, can't recall its name and Avast Antivirus. There was no option to uncheck them while installing. Since I didn't like JD at all so I uninstalled them all using Revo Uninstaller. Now while I searched something in the url bar few times that adware's page searched my keywords. I opened my settings and I got this message Your browser is being managed by your organization. PFA. This is my personal laptop connected to my personal wifi. Can I delete everything related to this junk without reinstalling FF? http://www.upl.co/uploads/14291556FF1580471775.jpg http://www.upl.co/uploads/161919FF-11580471781.jpg

Thanks

Asked by billubakra 2 years ago

Last reply by Dan M 1 year ago

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Office 365 cookie issue

I have configured FF to block all cookies under "Browser Privacy" the custom setting allows "Choose which trackers and scripts to block. and I selected "all cookies". Kno… (read more)

I have configured FF to block all cookies under "Browser Privacy" the custom setting allows "Choose which trackers and scripts to block. and I selected "all cookies". Knowing that all cookies will be blocked I logged into office 365 and allowed manually cookies through "view page info" I then selected "set cookies" to allow expecting full access to office 365 mail, but this did not occur. What happened is I logged into office 365 and could see the icons and my login name but could not read the mail.

Office 365 gave the message "we couldn't sign you in please try again" yet I could see my log in name and the office 365 icons for mail, calendar etc.. just not the actual data. If I allow cookies in Browser privacy (which i take it allows cookies always) it woks.

I bring this up because it seems like something is missing in cookies that is not represented in FF.What is the difference between browser privacy cookies and allowing it through view page permissions? Can anyone offer an explanation?

Asked by Mace2 1 year ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 year ago

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Secure connection failed and Firefox did not connect

Can anyone from firefox send me the instructions to get rid of this message. Secure connection failed and Firefox did not connect Please avoid sending links with tons of … (read more)

Can anyone from firefox send me the instructions to get rid of this message. Secure connection failed and Firefox did not connect

Please avoid sending links with tons of info to read because I don't have time to follow.

Many thanks Jorge

Asked by jagliano 11 months ago

Last reply by maisie27 10 months ago

Third Party Session Cookies

Hello, I am a college professor at University of New Haven, which uses the Canvas online learning system. Within Canvas, we have access to the Kaltura media content syste… (read more)

Hello,

I am a college professor at University of New Haven, which uses the Canvas online learning system. Within Canvas, we have access to the Kaltura media content system where we can create, upload, and share videos with our students through the Canvas application.

This has worked fine until recently. Now, whenever I try to access my Kaltura media through Canvas, I get the following error message:

"It seems your browser is blocking 3rd party session cookies which are required for the Kaltura application. To resolve this issue, please update your settings to allow 3rd party cookies." (see attached photo for reference)

I assume there was a routine Firefox update sometime recently that imposed stricter restriction on third-party cookies. But I have followed all the instructions here (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/third-party-cookies-firefox-tracking-protection?redirectslug=disable-third-party-cookies&redirectlocale=en-US), and I am still unable to access Kaltura through Canvas (I get the same error message).

FYI - I am able to access Kaltura through Canvas on Chrome, so I know this is a Firefox-specific issue. But I hate Chrome and want to keep using Firefox!

Is this something you can help me with?

Let me know - thanks!

Adam Caress

Asked by adam.caress 4 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 4 months ago

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How do I allow third-party cookies for certain websites?

Currently, I have configured my Privacy & Security settings in which all third-party cookies are blocked. This causes certain websites to break and become nonfunction… (read more)

Currently, I have configured my Privacy & Security settings in which all third-party cookies are blocked. This causes certain websites to break and become nonfunctional.

How do I configure my settings to which all third-party cookies are blocked by default, but for specific websites I choose they are not blocked?

I do not want to change my settings in which cookies are blocked only from websites I have not visited; because there are some websites I frequent that I still wish to block third-party cookies.

Thank you

Asked by zachsparks 11 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 11 months ago

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Turn off private browsing

I think I may be set to private browsing, because websites aren't remembering my computer, and I have to have codes texted every time I try to log in. Cookies are on, bu… (read more)

I think I may be set to private browsing, because websites aren't remembering my computer, and I have to have codes texted every time I try to log in. Cookies are on, but it's still happening, and it's maddening, as I'm a freelance bookkeeper and have to be able to login to multiple sites, and have to coordinate with the client every time I'm forced to get a new code.

Please help, this is negatively impacting my work.

Asked by mschristine65 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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How to add a site to the block notifications list

Hello, I am getting a McAfee pop up notification and I have identified the site name and would like to add it to the notifications settings to block it but I cannot figur… (read more)

Hello,

I am getting a McAfee pop up notification and I have identified the site name and would like to add it to the notifications settings to block it but I cannot figure out how to add a site manually to that list. There are no options on the notification settings to allow for a manual site addition. I am on FireFox version 88.0.1 on Windows 10 Pro.

I have also tried searching to see how to remove what is probably malware and cannot find anything. I do not have any McAfee products on my laptop.

Sincerely,

AmazonPrincessDiana

Asked by AmazonPrincessDiana 12 months ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 12 months ago

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Manage Exceptions

In MY computer, the window "Exceptions for enhanced tracking protection" is missing the box "Address of Website:" and the description above it. So there is not a way to a… (read more)

In MY computer, the window "Exceptions for enhanced tracking protection" is missing the box "Address of Website:" and the description above it. So there is not a way to add exceptions.

Asked by rs.inbalancebooks 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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How to unlock my account?

Hi, I am getting this massage The confirmation email we sent to XXXXXXXX@gmail.com was returned and we’ve locked your account to protect your Firefox data. If this is a v… (read more)

Hi,

I am getting this massage The confirmation email we sent to XXXXXXXX@gmail.com was returned and we’ve locked your account to protect your Firefox data.

If this is a valid email address, let us know and we can help unlock your account.

How to unlock my account? Thanks

Asked by hisham1978t 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago