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Almost every site is broken in Firefox 77

I just upgraded to Firefox 77, x64, Windows 10 2004. Firefox 76 already broke LockWise - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1287008 Now Firefox 77 breaks 99% of … (read more)

I just upgraded to Firefox 77, x64, Windows 10 2004.

Firefox 76 already broke LockWise - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1287008

Now Firefox 77 breaks 99% of all websites. (See attached screenshot.) www.example.com www.google.com www.wikipedia.org etc

Somehow, support.mozilla.org works, UNTIL I try to log in.

I've tried incognito mode, safe mode, etc. When I change charset of the page, the text displays differently, but it's still a useless mishmash.

--- BUT --- when I open developer tools, click the HTML request and click the Response tab, the HTML renders correctly there.

Asked by milan2 4 days ago

Answered by cor-el 2 days ago

Adware hidden in Firefox Account

I recently observed that when I visit a certain page (not a website, but a certain page in the website), it seems to be attempting to load flashing the "X" repeatedly. Af… (read more)

I recently observed that when I visit a certain page (not a website, but a certain page in the website), it seems to be attempting to load flashing the "X" repeatedly. After a few seconds it stops and within 10 seconds I am then redirected to a scam survey website asking me how satisfied I am with my internet provider. I immediately assumed the worst and ran McAfee scans, cleared cache, Malwarebytes free trial scans and no joy.

Then I logged into another computer and loaded up the same page. Please note instead of logging into Firefox and clicking on my bookmark, I simply went to the website, logged in and went to the page. It is the same link in the end. Nothing happened. I thought it was something wrong with my PC at this stage.

I then decided to log into Firefox to see if that would yield different results. I logged in on the other computer that had not presented the spam yet. I clicked the bookmark and it did it. The spam page loaded. From this I understand whatever is causing the problem is in my Firefox Account data.

I then immediately logged out of Firefox on the second computer, uninstalled it and then redownloaded it. Without logging in, the spam still comes up. I am lost. Neither McAfee, Malwarebytes or AdwCleaner find it.

The link for the spam is different every time, usually ending in ".xyz".

Before the spam was present, the page always had a normal padlock beside the URL. Now,sometimes not always, when the spam is going to come up it has an orange warning symbol and say some elements are not secure, and it says something about images.

The page it occurs on is on eBay, and I have used this site no problem for years. It only occurs on my regional message page specific to my country, not on the message page on "ebay.com".

Any help greatly appreciated.

Asked by g474 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 month ago

An error occurred during a connection to home.packagesear.ch. SSL received a record that exceeded the maximum permissible length. Error code: SSL_ERROR_RX_RECO

This is the message that I receive when I click on the Firefox icon: Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to home.packagesear.ch. SSL received a… (read more)

This is the message that I receive when I click on the Firefox icon:

Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to home.packagesear.ch. SSL received a record that exceeded the maximum permissible length.

Error code: SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
   Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.

Asked by espina7 1 month ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 month ago

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Many sites not loading due to PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

For some time now - two or three weeks - I experience R_END_OF_FILE_ERROR on many websites. It is only under Firefox. And not on all sites. One example is coronavirus.bg.… (read more)

For some time now - two or three weeks - I experience R_END_OF_FILE_ERROR on many websites. It is only under Firefox. And not on all sites. One example is coronavirus.bg. I can't open it under Firefox. I use Firefox v.75 on Windows 7. I tried:

  • checking TLS settings - screenshot attached. Seems fine.
  • clearing the cache; didn't help.
  • turning network.dns.disableIPv6 to 'true'; didn't help.
  • turning network.dns.disablePrefetch to 'true'; didn't help.
  • restarting Firefox with add-ons disabled; didn't help.
  • scanning for malware; Malwarebytes didn't find any.

I am also attaching my browser test results from ssllabs.com.

I honestly don't know what to do and what is the issue. Please advise.

Asked by radi.stoyanov 1 month ago

Answered by radi.stoyanov 1 month ago

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Crashing crashing crashing. Tried all instructions. Deleted all folders. Uninstalled. Rebooted and then reinstalled. NADA.

Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: firefox.exe Application Version: 71.0.0.7275 Application Timestamp: 5de4f320 Fault Module Name: fir… (read more)

Problem signature:

 Problem Event Name:	APPCRASH
 Application Name:	firefox.exe
 Application Version:	71.0.0.7275
 Application Timestamp:	5de4f320
 Fault Module Name:	firefox.exe
 Fault Module Version:	71.0.0.7275
 Fault Module Timestamp:	5de4f320
 Exception Code:	c0000005
 Exception Offset:	0000000000011579
 OS Version:	6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
 Locale ID:	1033
 Additional Information 1:	2544
 Additional Information 2:	25449d3bb174a5a3235cd4834357e789
 Additional Information 3:	20d4
 Additional Information 4:	20d46540fac115652f26a3af0f46a187

Asked by Deeeee 6 months ago

Last reply by rjt69 5 months ago

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report bug

Hopefully someone will pick this up? Since my Surface Pro updated to Windows 1909 everytime Firefox updates it causes problems with sound. This is whether I am watching v… (read more)

Hopefully someone will pick this up? Since my Surface Pro updated to Windows 1909 everytime Firefox updates it causes problems with sound. This is whether I am watching video outside Firefox, watching You tube in Firefox or any video in Firefox.

Symptoms.

Watching video in external video player, not having opened Firefox since rebooting surface pro - no issues Open Firefox watch a couple of vids on YouTube and sound fails - try going back to watching videos outside Firefox, video still failed.

Cure- reload Windows.

New update for Firefox (yesterday) and problem re-appears again.

This happened a couple of years ago and I solved it then by deleting Firefox from my Surface Pro. After about 6 months I decided to give it another chance and all was good until after the 1909 update and Firefox updated. Reloaded Windows 1909 (clean copy) and all ok again until yesterday when Firefox updated again.

Guess I'm going to have to reload Windows again to cure the issue caused by Firefox, again.

Asked by dont.be.nosy 6 months ago

Last reply by dont.be.nosy 6 months ago

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Accounts Page Stretched To Full Width

I am using FF 67.0.1 x64 on Windows 10 1903 x64, both are fresh installs. When I visit the accounts.firefox page it displays stretched to full width. I restarted with add… (read more)

I am using FF 67.0.1 x64 on Windows 10 1903 x64, both are fresh installs. When I visit the accounts.firefox page it displays stretched to full width. I restarted with add-ons disabled, but it still displayed the same. If I remember correctly, it looked normal in "safe-mode".

Anyone else experience this and have an idea as to why all of a sudden this is happening?

Asked by dubstir 12 months ago

Last reply by dubstir 12 months ago

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Can I reset my password and not loose my bookmarks?

My old laptop died, and I can't remember my password. Can I reset my password without loosing my bookmarks?? That's the whole reason I would need to sync in the first pla… (read more)

My old laptop died, and I can't remember my password. Can I reset my password without loosing my bookmarks?? That's the whole reason I would need to sync in the first place.

Asked by paganb 1 year ago

Last reply by chiron 1 year ago

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My confirm email is in code and I cannot decipher it. What do I do now?

My "Finish Creating Your Account' email is in code so I cannot confirm my email or do what ever it is directing me to do. Note: I have had to sign in with a different ema… (read more)

My "Finish Creating Your Account' email is in code so I cannot confirm my email or do what ever it is directing me to do. Note: I have had to sign in with a different email to be able to send an email for support. Colin

Asked by Hollow-Colin 1 year ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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I down loamy bookmarks/history disapear & come back when I enter via login with username email sent wby FF How to fix?

I downloaded FF again because my Ff history was disappearing & maybe that interfered with my FF. I can only get my FF history & bookmarks back by logging in wit… (read more)

I downloaded FF again because my Ff history was disappearing & maybe that interfered with my FF. I can only get my FF history & bookmarks back by logging in with the link sent with am email telling me my user name but not instantly. I changed my password which may or may not be relevant. I have the latest Kaspersky & a 2 year old Dell XPS

Asked by jPendragon 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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I had 300+ tabs open when Firefox crashed. When I reopened, all my tabs were gone.

Restore previous session did not work. I followed the instructions at https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1247052 and looked for a backup file at C:\Users\shelby… (read more)

Restore previous session did not work. I followed the instructions at https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1247052 and looked for a backup file at C:\Users\shelby\Desktop\rhwqzled.default\sessionstore-backups, but I only see two file names that start with recovery -- recovery.jsonlz4 and recovery.baklz4 -- and both of them show a date/time stamp that is after the crash, so I assume these won't help. Do I have any other options?

Asked by zippyqueer 1 year ago

Last reply by zippyqueer 1 year ago

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Websites blocked; security connection failed message is SEC_ERROR_BAD_SIGNATURE, therefore need a quick solution or discontinue using Firefox

More and more of my favorite websites are blocked, so increasingly having to use MS Edge as a default browser. It is very frustrating so a solution would be most welcome.… (read more)

More and more of my favorite websites are blocked, so increasingly having to use MS Edge as a default browser. It is very frustrating so a solution would be most welcome. I can't even use this Mozilla help website so have had to use MS Edge to convey this message.

Asked by DonJScott 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Firefox has deleted all my extension data/settings after update

I just installed the latest Firefox update (67) and when the browser restarted I noticed no web pages were loading. It turned out this was because my uBlock Origin and uM… (read more)

I just installed the latest Firefox update (67) and when the browser restarted I noticed no web pages were loading. It turned out this was because my uBlock Origin and uMatrix extensions had been completely cleared of ALL data, including their default/pre-defined rules.

All of my extensions data seems to have been cleared. The extensions are still installed, but their settings/data are completely gone.

This is EXTREMELY frustrating.

Does Firefox make backups or anything before it attempts an update? Is my extension data/settings recoverable somehow?

Come on, Mozilla, what are you doing to Firefox recently?!

Asked by wonka 1 year ago

Last reply by WestEnd 1 year ago

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every time I click a link to YouTube firefox freezes and I have to force it closed with the task manager

If I hit a link in Facebook and it is a YouTube video, Firefox goes unresponsive and I have to open the task manager and close Firefox. This happens even if it opens in a… (read more)

If I hit a link in Facebook and it is a YouTube video, Firefox goes unresponsive and I have to open the task manager and close Firefox. This happens even if it opens in a new window. I can't even open YouTube on its own without having this happen, can you tell me why? I do have three links that I have bookmarked that are YouTube videos and they play fine, but nothing else.

Asked by llahair 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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firefox crash

I have post this questions a week ago but there is no response of my questions. I re-post it and hope someone could help to resolve the problem. The firefox v.65 crash ,… (read more)

I have post this questions a week ago but there is no response of my questions. I re-post it and hope someone could help to resolve the problem. The firefox v.65 crash , usually after 3o mins, when I have the new brought photoshop elements 2019 program running in the background. After crashed I try to restore the tab. However, firefox crash again right after restart and restore the tab. If I keep trying to restore the tab. The firefox has no response and freeze. A error message come out " video driver failed to restart ....... Sometime the computer get into blue screen and die. i find that the problem also happen with Microsoft Edge browser too. I google the possible issue of the crash and get some information regarding the crash. It may be cause by the photoshop element face detection feature use too much memory to run the program or the program has memory leak problem that cause firefox crash.

I did check my computer RAM memory and PC window system files. they did not show any error. I refresh firefox and reinstall my video driver. However, it make no change of the crash situation. The firefox crash and Blue screen die issues only happen if I run my photoshop element and premier 2019 program at the same time. Adobe support said that it was not photoshop element program problem for the firefox crash.

I want to find out what is the root problem of the crash and how to fix it. I also want to know any known issue firefox crash assoicated with photoshop elements program.

5 Firefox crash Report ID Date Submitted bp-3bc9dd4d-ad04-43de-be4d-3f3270190310 09/03/2019, 6:42 p.m. View bp-387f17b9-0e9e-4d8e-a824-3a2b70190309 08/03/2019, 5:28 p.m. View bp-77e7b317-33cf-44b2-9a1d-868080190309 08/03/2019, 5:13 p.m. View bp-133e4f96-b678-49ce-bac7-b5d1c0190309 08/03/2019, 5:11 p.m. View bp-1435fdb6-debd-49cf-8616-c222e0190226 25/02/2019, 10:52 p.m.

please let me know if someone know the answers Thanks

Asked by lchow192 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Firefox can't load websites but other browsers can

This like my other problem only started after firefox wouldn't shut up again updating. Nothing will load in Firefox. Chrome and everything else works fine it's just fire… (read more)

This like my other problem only started after firefox wouldn't shut up again updating.

Nothing will load in Firefox. Chrome and everything else works fine it's just firefox I get no error message it just sits there acting like it's doing something but nothing not even the name of the web site shows up unless it's the home page when I open firefox. I tried everything at, https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-and-other-browsers-cant-load-websites and already did a clean install that seems to have fixed my other problem but this one seems to still be here. It also seems to be an on/off thing some time's it works just fine other like now nothing. I've also disabled all my anti-virus and protection and nothing.

Asked by furydeath9 1 year ago

Last reply by furydeath9 1 year ago

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How do I fix problems with Firefox on Windows 10, especially slow or frozen pages, and non playing of videos

Hi, I have been using Firefox on Windows 7 for years with no issues, and really want to continue with it, now on Windows 10. But I have repeated errors now with slow or u… (read more)

Hi, I have been using Firefox on Windows 7 for years with no issues, and really want to continue with it, now on Windows 10. But I have repeated errors now with slow or unresponsive web pages, crashing tabs, the Yellow 'A webpage is slowing down your browser'. Video playing on various sites is a nightmare with video freezing or bufferring. I have followed the advice on here and elsewhere, including : https://windowsreport.com/firefox-issues-windows-10/ With no success. The Media Pack recommended on here, just comes up as 'Not Compatible with my computer' ALL the problem Videos play perfectly on Edge.

I repeat, I really want to stay with Firefox, but I am sure you can see why I may end up switching.

I am using Firefox Quantum 66.0.2 (64-bit), on Windows 10 Pro v1809

Can anyone please help ?

Asked by Bearpeje 1 year ago

Last reply by Bearpeje 1 year ago

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can't log in you said sent me an email nver got on any device

getting an error in my kaspersky vulnera bility scan due to firefox problem.. i would update if i could. i already have firefox focus on my i phone. your site keeps gi… (read more)

getting an error in my kaspersky vulnera bility scan due to firefox problem.. i would update if i could. i already have firefox focus on my i phone. your site keeps giving me the runaround. claims my password was not correct. your site claims to have sent an email password reset to my email.. have not received on any device.. spam or otherwise.

Asked by michaelleecarter 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago