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browser search window never pops up,only chrome at bottom

Once I pull up firefox, I NEVER get a search window to start my search. The only 1 that shows at the bottom is chrome? I do get the jump back in, but nothing to start a… (read more)

Once I pull up firefox, I NEVER get a search window to start my search. The only 1 that shows at the bottom is chrome? I do get the jump back in, but nothing to start a new one.

Asked by colvertd 2 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

closed tabs keep running in the background

When I close tabs, and the computer stops working and I check the Task manager it turns out that firefox still runs 20-30tabs in the background when most of then have bee… (read more)

When I close tabs, and the computer stops working and I check the Task manager it turns out that firefox still runs 20-30tabs in the background when most of then have been closed and have just 4 running!!!

This occupies 100% of disk and CPU, and thw laptop stops functioning and freezes!!!!!!

And this happens all the time! How do we make firefox actualy close the tabs properly?? Without having to dig through task managerto close them again one by one?

Asked by azlan1 2 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 months ago

Shift key opens developer menu

I saw this same issue posted on here, but I press the shift key while using the Firefox browser and what appears to be a developer menu pops up at the bottom of the page,… (read more)

I saw this same issue posted on here, but I press the shift key while using the Firefox browser and what appears to be a developer menu pops up at the bottom of the page, the crappy thing is this is occuring on my laptop so my keyboard is part of the computer lol

Asked by skateboardface23 5 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 months ago

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Can't create new account

I am trying to create a new Firefox account with it's own email to be separate from this Firefox account I am posting from. However, every time I try to follow the "sign … (read more)

I am trying to create a new Firefox account with it's own email to be separate from this Firefox account I am posting from. However, every time I try to follow the "sign up" buttons I get redirected to the login page where I enter what I want as the new account info and receive a "Primary email account required for sign in" The email I'm trying to use for my new account is NOT registered with Firefox and I am using a freshly installed version of the browser on a new PC so no extensions are interfering.

Asked by Gabriel 6 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 6 months ago

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can't log in

Long time ago I had this email let's say x@yahoo.com after some years i delete and made a new one x@gmail.com. On my PC every time I try to log in it goes like this: I pu… (read more)

Long time ago I had this email let's say x@yahoo.com after some years i delete and made a new one x@gmail.com. On my PC every time I try to log in it goes like this: I put my x@gmail.com i put my password and it sends me a code on the same Gmail address... Very simple right? I put my verification code in and it says wrong password for email x@YAHOO.com... WHY DOES IT CHANGE MY EMAIL FROM GMAIL TO YAHOO ? I'M LOSING MY MIND I CAN'T LOG IN ON FRESH WINDOWS INSTALL!!!! I even reinstalled Mozilla, I've cleaned everything there is too be cleaned from the browser and same stupid "feature". Whyyyyyyyy????

Asked by morpheusthelastone 7 months ago

Last reply by Dropa 7 months ago

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Do not open the application

After updating my Windows, I had a problem with Firefox and several other programs not opening. Please help me how to fix Firefox. Error phrase : (V The application was u… (read more)

After updating my Windows, I had a problem with Firefox and several other programs not opening. Please help me how to fix Firefox.

Error phrase :

(V The application was unable to start correctly (Oxc0000022). Click OK to close the application.)

Asked by fethi.0032 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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unable to copy text in youtube comments

I used to be able to copy text in a youtube comment by long tapping on the comment and then dragging the handles to select the text. This method of selecting text no long… (read more)

I used to be able to copy text in a youtube comment by long tapping on the comment and then dragging the handles to select the text.

This method of selecting text no longer works with Firefox for Android. It still works with other browsers such as Opera, Duckgo and Adblock Plus for Android.

Asked by Franco 9 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 9 months ago

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Firefox blocking webc3

I have been trying for hours to get Firefox to allow me to use my webcam in the browser but I have uninstalled my browser, factory reset my laptop, removed my antivirus, … (read more)

I have been trying for hours to get Firefox to allow me to use my webcam in the browser but I have uninstalled my browser, factory reset my laptop, removed my antivirus, gone in the website to allow, tried to find a suss certificate (which I don't want to go deleting anyway because I don't want to delete the wrong thing).

If someone can help me it will be appreciated. If you are going to go into registry keys etc please be clear in your instructions how to get there and fix it because whilst I'm not novice I have autism so my understanding might not be the same as an it person. Thanks

Asked by teresa.hepburn2017 10 months ago

Last reply by Helping Firefox 10 months ago

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FF is smaller than the screen ubuntu

Hello everybody! I have to change the resolution ( xrandr --output HDMI-1 --mode 1920x1080) but FF does not resize, please could you look at the image that I have attache… (read more)

Hello everybody!

I have to change the resolution ( xrandr --output HDMI-1 --mode 1920x1080) but FF does not resize, please could you look at the image that I have attached?

Thanks in advance!

Asked by dleyva 1 year ago

Last reply by Amelia 1 year ago

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Firefox reboots my android phone

I have installed Firefox on my android phone now that I have installed Firefox browser on my desktop. Trouble is when I run it (on my phone) it very briefly flashes bla… (read more)

I have installed Firefox on my android phone now that I have installed Firefox browser on my desktop. Trouble is when I run it (on my phone) it very briefly flashes black & white blocks on screen and then makes my phone reboot. I have a Samsung galaxy S4 with android 9.0 (pie) installed. Is there anything I can do to make it work?

Asked by Jon Germany 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Title bar near Mozilla Firefox has strange symbol

My title bar has a weird symbol in front of where it says Mozilla Firefox Sort of looks like a yen symbol and the m of the Mozilla Firefox looks weird as well Posting on … (read more)

My title bar has a weird symbol in front of where it says Mozilla Firefox

Sort of looks like a yen symbol and the m of the Mozilla Firefox looks weird as well

Posting on mobile devices other wise would attach photo

Asked by Kobra 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Desktop Browser not responding

I have installed browser and I'm trying to request for data to some websites like social media but from my browser no one serves are responding and I have stable internet… (read more)

I have installed browser and I'm trying to request for data to some websites like social media but from my browser no one serves are responding and I have stable internet connection to my laptop please can anyone help me with this issue..

Asked by johnson543f 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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webpage screenshot and editing on window 7

It is possible to screenshot the whole webpage on my friend's window 7 HP laptop by right clicking and selecting screenshot when using firefox,while right clicking does n… (read more)

It is possible to screenshot the whole webpage on my friend's window 7 HP laptop by right clicking and selecting screenshot when using firefox,while right clicking does not display screenshot option on other laptops.What is the problem/solution?

Asked by tackleflight 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago