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Loading wheel in between changing tabs

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So this little loading wheel started to appear today while I'm loading pages and it stays when I change tabs with an already loaded page. So let's say I open a page in a new tab, I go back to a tab I was already on while I wait for the page on the new tab to load, but this little loading wheel would stay there when I change tabs. It's only for a few seconds, but this never happend before today and the last update was a couple days ago so it seems a little weird to me.

Thank you in advance.

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hello, could you go to the firefox menu ≡ > help ? > troubleshooting information, copy the contents of that page and paste them here into a reply on the forum? this might give us a clue what is going on...

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Application Basics

Name: Firefox Version: 48.0.2 Build ID: 20160823121617 Update Channel: release User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64; rv:48.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/48.0 OS: Windows_NT 6.3 x86 Multiprocess Windows: 1/1 (Enabled by default) Safe Mode: false

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Name: Firefox Hello Beta Version: 1.4.4 Enabled: true ID:

Name: Multi-process staged rollout Version: 1.2 Enabled: true ID:

Name: Pocket Version: 1.0.4 Enabled: true ID:

Name: Avast Online Security Version: Enabled: false ID:

Name: Avast SafePrice Version: Enabled: false ID:


Features Compositing: Direct3D 11 Asynchronous Pan/Zoom: wheel input enabled WebGL Renderer: Google Inc. -- ANGLE (Intel(R) HD Graphics Direct3D11 vs_5_0 ps_5_0) Hardware H264 Decoding: Yes; Using D3D11 API Direct2D: true DirectWrite: true (6.3.9600.18123) GPU #1 Active: Yes Description: Intel(R) HD Graphics Vendor ID: 0x8086 Device ID: 0x0f31 Driver Version: Driver Date: 5-17-2014 Drivers: igdumdim64 igd10iumd64 igd10iumd64 igdumdim32 igd10iumd32 igd10iumd32 Subsys ID: 09331025 RAM: Unknown

Diagnostics AzureCanvasAccelerated: 0 AzureCanvasBackend: direct2d 1.1 AzureContentBackend: direct2d 1.1 AzureFallbackCanvasBackend: cairo

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Incremental GC: true


Activated: false Prevent Accessibility: 0

Library Versions

NSPR Expected minimum version: 4.12 Version in use: 4.12

NSS Expected minimum version: 3.24 Basic ECC Version in use: 3.24 Basic ECC

NSSSMIME Expected minimum version: 3.24 Basic ECC Version in use: 3.24 Basic ECC

NSSSSL Expected minimum version: 3.24 Basic ECC Version in use: 3.24 Basic ECC

NSSUTIL Expected minimum version: 3.24 Version in use: 3.24

Experimental Features

Like this? Also, that is the loading wheel.

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thank you, that seems to be a (unintended/unwanted) by-product of the multiprocess architecture being switched on: i'll try to follow up with mozilla engineers about the issue and might come back with further questions trying to diagnose the issue or to see if there are any workarounds...

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this issue is dealt with in bug 1300411 in case you want to follow along that report...