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Firefox 14.0.1 loading Facebook as text only

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Just updated my system to Windows 7 and have a fresh install of Firefox 14.0.1 I noticed that in addition to the very annoying 'certificate error' for about every page I go to, Firfox cant seem to load any graphics on Facebook. Just text. I've tried solutions on the forum including this:

Reload web page(s) and bypass the cache to refresh possibly outdated or corrupted files.

   Press and hold Shift and left-click the Reload button.
   Press "Ctrl + F5" or press "Ctrl + Shift + R" (Windows,Linux)
   Press "Cmd + Shift + R" (MAC) 

Clear the cache and the cookies from sites that cause problems.

"Clear the Cache":

   Firefox > Preferences > Advanced > Network > Cached Web Content: "Clear Now" 

"Remove Cookies" from sites causing problems:

   Firefox > Preferences > Privacy > Cookies: "Show Cookies" 

Start Firefox in Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Appearance/Themes).

   Don't make any changes on the Safe mode start window. 

None of the above worked in resolving my issue. Is there another work around? I find it ridiculous that after a fresh install the first thing I have is problems with Firefox. I am not having any of these problems with other browsers like Chrome, Safari or IE.


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First, update to Firefox 15.0.1. Update Firefox to the latest release

After that, check your computer's date and time.

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Just updated, restarted, date and time on my PC are accurate but still having the same problem.

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Which security software (firewall, anti-virus) do you have?

Some security software intercept secure connections and send their own certificate.

Some examples are ESET and Bitdefender.