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Can't download files or updates

Recently I have been unable to download using Firefox and have had to switch to Chrome. This includes zip files from Mediafire etc., and updates like LibreOffice. Any ide… (read more)

Recently I have been unable to download using Firefox and have had to switch to Chrome. This includes zip files from Mediafire etc., and updates like LibreOffice. Any ideas?

נשאלה על־ידי James Allen ב־33 seconds ago

Yahoo search is overriding my setting for Google search - how to stop this?

Not sure when this started or why it is happening. I have double checked that my settings have Google search set as my default search engine. Instead, Yahoo Search keeps … (read more)

Not sure when this started or why it is happening. I have double checked that my settings have Google search set as my default search engine. Instead, Yahoo Search keeps popping up.

How can I stop this?

Thank you!

-K

נשאלה על־ידי kwien.q101 ב־14 minutes ago

setting default browser

When I go to settings, web browser it does not list Firefox as an option. I go to the store and click on it and it takes forever to bring it up. I want Firefox browser … (read more)

When I go to settings, web browser it does not list Firefox as an option. I go to the store and click on it and it takes forever to bring it up. I want Firefox browser as my default. thanks.

נשאלה על־ידי ngoodbar ב־20 minutes ago

Dropping from Beta to release channel

I am stuck between two machines and can't stay on beta updates anymore because FF won't let me sync my profiles anymore. If I can't migrate my beta channel profile to t… (read more)

I am stuck between two machines and can't stay on beta updates anymore because FF won't let me sync my profiles anymore.

If I can't migrate my beta channel profile to the release channel, how can I quit beta updates until the release channel catches up to me?

FF preference selected is 'download updates but let me install them' but really there is no choice. It installs and next opening of FF it is automatically installed. I already changed about:config preference for update channel to 'release' but FF merrily kept on with beta channel updates.

I need my beta channel profile customizations--varied management of permissions and add-ons and passwords on dozens of sites, customizations to stop the blinking and autoplay and movement and noise.

But: FF won't let me keep them if I go back to release.

So: how can I force FF to stop updating while the release channel catches up?

Mac/Mojave Beta channel 80.something, need to sync with release channel 79

נשאלה על־ידי Foxfree99 ב־12 hours ago

Last reply by Foxfree99 23 minutes ago

Can´t see images and videos on OF website....

Hi, unfortunately I can´t watch pictures and videos on https://onlyfans.com (screenshot) I use the newest firefox version and tried already the safe mode without success … (read more)

Hi, unfortunately I can´t watch pictures and videos on https://onlyfans.com (screenshot) I use the newest firefox version and tried already the safe mode without success On other browsers chrome and edge all works fine but thats not my default browser I want to use firefox :-( Does anyone have an idea what i could try? Thank you

נשאלה על־ידי ingo.gumin ב־31 minutes ago

Windows 10 *N version*. Can Firefox be 'convinced' to stop depending on WMF? Workarounds?

Hi. I'm using Windows 10 Pro 2004 *N Version* x64 and latest Firefox. I understand there's a problem with Windows N versions that can be solved by installing Media Featur… (read more)

Hi.

I'm using Windows 10 Pro 2004 *N Version* x64 and latest Firefox. I understand there's a problem with Windows N versions that can be solved by installing Media Feature pack. The problem is... MFP also installs full Windows Media Player and who knows what more. I won't install the full MFP, but I wouldn't mind to add some DLLs or registry keys to circumvent the problem.

So far I've tested Youtube and some other sites and apparently WebM videos run OK (got no problem with Youtube at all) ... but can't play videos on Twitter. Tests seem to show there's a problem playing MP4 videos. Also, it looks like Widevine isn't working.

So... can Firefox for Windows be configured to use ffmpeg... or some other woraround to stop depending on Windows Media Foundation (I assume that's the root of the problem)? If not... any 'hack-ish' way to add just the bare minimum Windows support infrastructure to allow Firefox to play those videos?

Thanks for any help you can provide!

נשאלה על־ידי WaRBoK ב־36 minutes ago

Firefox in "Chrome" Mode - Is there any way to activate zooming

When running Firefox in chrome mode using command line command: (firefox -P profile -chrome google.com) I noticed that one of the functions that is deactivated is zooming… (read more)

When running Firefox in chrome mode using command line command: (firefox -P profile -chrome google.com)

I noticed that one of the functions that is deactivated is zooming, is there any way to enable zooming on this mode? Additional Info: -OS - Redhat 7/Linux, -Firefox Version 52.2

Best Regards

נשאלה על־ידי jlutino ב־43 minutes ago

Youtube suddenly not working

Hi: Youtube has suddenly stopped working on my Firefox browser for my Mac. It works on Chrome, and on my Firefox app on my iPhone. It was working fine a couple a days ago… (read more)

Hi: Youtube has suddenly stopped working on my Firefox browser for my Mac. It works on Chrome, and on my Firefox app on my iPhone. It was working fine a couple a days ago. I disabled the only extension I had as well as the "Use hardware acceleration" to no avail. Any ideas?

נשאלה על־ידי wdbk1 ב־1 hour ago

Paste

The one thing I HATE about Thunderbird is how hard it is to simply paste something into an email. Apparently once you paste it (say from excel) you can't undo the paste, … (read more)

The one thing I HATE about Thunderbird is how hard it is to simply paste something into an email.

Apparently once you paste it (say from excel) you can't undo the paste, you can't delete it, and you cannot type anything below what you pasted (which is how I found you can neither undo or delete what you pasted).

Invariably, I have to delete the whole email and start over. Surely that is not how it was intended to function.

נשאלה על־ידי jdr_Lzv ב־1 hour ago

Opening a new tab copies the previous active tab's URL to the primary selection

Hi! I recently switched the options listed below to bring some sanity to the way Firefox handles selections in the URL bar. browser.urlbar.clickSelectsAll - true brows… (read more)

Hi!

I recently switched the options listed below to bring some sanity to the way Firefox handles selections in the URL bar.

  • browser.urlbar.clickSelectsAll - true
  • browser.urlbar.doubleClickSelectsAll - false

Shortly after, I noticed that this change messes up the primary selection of the X window system. Now every time I open a new tab the previous tab's URL is copied to the primary selection, therefore overriding the information already there.

This behavior was observed in both the Tor Browser and Firefox ESR.

Is there another option I should've set along with the other two or is this an actual bug and I should open a bug report instead?

Thanks

נשאלה על־ידי Progenyx ב־1 hour ago

access to running Firefox sessions

Hi -- a Firefox problem has started recently and has since happened numerous times. In this case, the PC was restarted from 'Sleep' mode. It does happen in other situatio… (read more)

Hi -- a Firefox problem has started recently and has since happened numerous times.

In this case, the PC was restarted from 'Sleep' mode. It does happen in other situations though. Out of sleep mode all apps have come up normally - except Firefox. It is still running, I can see it in task manager. I can see it on the taskbar, but I cannot switch to it, as I can the other apps. I can also see it on the alt+tab view; pls see attached screenshot prnscr.1.jpg, which shows the alt+tab view. Here you can see that Firefox displays in some minimized form, along with Firefox history and an Editplus document. However, Firefox is not accessible; I have to close Firefox from the taskbar and then reopen it. Otherwise, Firefox is working well.

Can you advise?

Firefox Version 79.0 (64-bit) Windows 10 x64 Pro 10.0.19041.388

Thanks, Jeff

נשאלה על־ידי thomasjeff0 ב־2 hours ago

Firefox can't update to the latest verion.

I am getting this message:"Firefox can't update to the latest verion.". While automatic updates are enable. I don't know why firefox refusing to update. Thanks for answe… (read more)

I am getting this message:"Firefox can't update to the latest verion.". While automatic updates are enable. I don't know why firefox refusing to update. Thanks for answer.

נשאלה על־ידי empleat ב־1 day ago

Last reply by empleat 2 hours ago

Ping Latency with Firefox

Hi, I have had a really strange problem since working from home where i get broken calls with my softphone. To start with i put it down to my ISP/Router, but after some d… (read more)

Hi,

I have had a really strange problem since working from home where i get broken calls with my softphone. To start with i put it down to my ISP/Router, but after some digging i noticed i am getting 400ms ping responses to my router at certain times of the day. All other devices on my network get <2ms ping responses. Reboot my surfacebook and pings go back to <5ms. After doing some testing i realised that it was Firefox causing the issues, soon as i close firefox, pings drop back to <2ms. Open firefox and work work on it for an hour or two and they creep back up to 400ms, close it and they drop. It's a test i have run multiple times as i didn't believe a browser would do this. Because i work in IT and i haven't reloaded my laptop for at least a year i thought i'd reload a fresh build of Windows...with just drivers and firefox....same problem. I have also run a stress test on the CPU / Memory to see if that had the same results, it doesn't.

נשאלה על־ידי kwolton ב־5 hours ago

Last reply by kwolton 4 hours ago

nimbusweb.me opens a new tab every time I start firefox | How to stop it!

Using Firefox 79.0 | Add on NIMBUS | When I shutdown add-on Nimbus, it stops opening up a new focused Tab. However When I activate the add-on, it opens a new focused tab … (read more)

Using Firefox 79.0 | Add on NIMBUS | When I shutdown add-on Nimbus, it stops opening up a new focused Tab. However When I activate the add-on, it opens a new focused tab each time I open a new firefox session. It opens a focused tab pointing to: https://nimbusweb.me/capture-install/install.php I have tried several suggestions and it did not work. I've contacted Nimbus several times, however I did not receive a response. Thank you!

נשאלה על־ידי Nick Micale ב־5 hours ago