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Mouse randomly drags a previously visited page and opens on 2nd click

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It's a very unusual glitch because there's no way to reproduce it and is hard to explain. I'm fairly sure it's related to either the smooth scrolling or text selection. Sometimes when I would visit a page too fast my mouse wouldn't release after a click and there would be a thumbnail of either an image or text selection. If I click again it would lead me to whatever page the thumbnail is on, which is not necessarily the previous page that I have visited. I'm pretty sure it's a problem with xorg's middle-mouse paste option which I have enabled. However this bug does not happen on other browsers.

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Hi, yes sounds strange. It maybe fixed in another release in the few days. Should be filling If you have a bug, file a bug report. Bug Writing Guidelines : So that this issue can be explored by the developers.

Can try a : Refresh but do this 1st: Delete your Cookies and Cache and TEST.


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I just found what's partially causing the problem. Turns out that the bug is 11 years old.

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1DDL said

I just found what's partially causing the problem. Turns out that the bug is 11 years old.

That is something else and has been fixed since Firefox 57.0 Release as noted in bug and release notes.

However you are using third-party Firefox builds from Ubuntu so they can have their own quirks on occasions.

That report is basically about loading urls in clipboard upon middle-clicking a tab instead of say closing the tab or upon middle-click content area. The workaround until then was to set middlemouse.contentLoadURL to false in about:config

You sure you are not accidentally dragging a link or Tab and having it reload ?

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