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I can't open the "New Private Window" on my laptop.

Hello, My firefox does't open the "New Private Window". Whenever I install firefox for the first time, the New private windows doesn't show any problem. But when I proc… (read more)

Hello,

My firefox does't open the "New Private Window". Whenever I install firefox for the first time, the New private windows doesn't show any problem. But when I proceed, I can find out I can no longer open the new private window. Technically, the website opens, but it does not show the "purple-coloured eye glasses".

I think my computer is infected by malware because my searching histories are also saved in the incognito mode of Google Chrome.

Would you be able to fix this problem by updating the software?

Asked by loveisallaround9 1 day ago

Last reply by loveisallaround9 54 minutes ago

When I open firefox, each time the same 5 bookmarks open up automatically. How can I change this?

2 Problems: 1) Each thime when I open firefox, the same 5 bookmarks open up automatically. How can i get rid of this? 2) I would like just one tab to open automatically, … (read more)

2 Problems:

1) Each thime when I open firefox, the same 5 bookmarks open up automatically. How can i get rid of this?

2) I would like just one tab to open automatically, this is www.google.ch. When I set Google as my standard search engine it will open always google.COM and not .CH Can this be set somehow?

Thanks for help.

Asked by sonja.engel 1 hour ago

Last reply by sonja.engel 1 hour ago

Redirect the console output to a file

I want to redirect the console output to a file. I tried to use cmd command : firefox > console.txt 2>&1 (https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Wind… (read more)

I want to redirect the console output to a file. I tried to use cmd command : firefox > console.txt 2>&1 (https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Window/dump) and i add console.log("message") in my source code. The message is displayed in the web console but the console.txt file remains empty. do you have any idea about this problem? Is there another way to redirect the console log output to a file?

Asked by User16 1 hour ago

Link to .docx files no more opened by MS Word

Hello, we have a CVS repository which can be browsed using viewvc. In this repository there are some .docx files which are MS Word documents. Until about one week ago, cl… (read more)

Hello, we have a CVS repository which can be browsed using viewvc. In this repository there are some .docx files which are MS Word documents. Until about one week ago, clicking on such a link brought up a dialog asking what Firefox should do with this file. One of the options is to open it with Word (see image 'ChooseWord').

But now this is no longer possible. I believe it vanished in the course of the automatic Firefox updates. Now the dialog looks like in the attached image 'NoWord'.

How can I restore the old behaviour?

Thanks, gernot

Asked by gkerschb 2 days ago

Last reply by gkerschb 2 hours ago

Certain images broken(Green/Pink)

Hi, Ever since a while ago, some images are not showing correctly in Firefox. I must have gotten this issue in the last update(84.0.2) or slightly earlier. I tried resett… (read more)

Hi,

Ever since a while ago, some images are not showing correctly in Firefox. I must have gotten this issue in the last update(84.0.2) or slightly earlier. I tried resetting it, and used safe mode, but I still get the same issue. I don't know how to fix it at this point, and the only solution I have at the moment is to switch over to Chrome for important times, such as for online exams, but this is not ideal. Does anyone have a clue about what could be wrong, or am I doomed to use alternatives to Firefox during important times/just for viewing certain pictures?

Current Version: 84.0.2 (Auto-Update/Help -> About Firefox) OS: Windows 10

Thank you.

Asked by Mistful 14 hours ago

Last reply by Mistful 2 hours ago

autofill saved logins and passwords and don't ask to save logins and passwords for websites

Dear Community, I have a hand full of passwords I would like Firefox to fill out but stop asking me if I like to save logins and passwords every time I have to login on … (read more)

Dear Community,

I have a hand full of passwords I would like Firefox to fill out but stop asking me if I like to save logins and passwords every time I have to login on a websites.

Unfortunately, when I uncheck "Ask to save logins and passwords for websites", Firefox will stop "Autofill logins and passwords", even the saved ones.

Does anyone know a workaround?

Hopefully, Elmar

Asked by elmbeech 1 day ago

Last reply by elmbeech 2 hours ago

Can you save your Session set-up?

Question: Is there a way to save the personalized session screen under a reference name? I have created a screen with some 10 fixed tabs that i use each day in a fixed o… (read more)

Question: Is there a way to save the personalized session screen under a reference name?

I have created a screen with some 10 fixed tabs that i use each day in a fixed order. It enables me to quickly swap from 1 tab to another.

In preferences I opted for restore sessions, and it works, but sometimes (e.g. after OSX upgrade) i loose the session set-up and have to re-organize all the tabs again.

Thks in advance for helping me out. EvK

Asked by Edwin van Kempen 3 hours ago

Own SSL CA

Hi, i have my own internal CA i have import the CA-crt in Firefox, but every day i start the Computer and Firefox websites with a certificate from this ca will not longer… (read more)

Hi, i have my own internal CA i have import the CA-crt in Firefox, but every day i start the Computer and Firefox websites with a certificate from this ca will not longer trusted but if i import the CA again it will while a next restart cames. Can someone help me?

Asked by Y D 3 hours ago

pdf highlight

I am looking for a way to highlight PDF within the browser How can I do that in Firefox for Windows. If it's not please provide pdf highlight like other browser have buil… (read more)

I am looking for a way to highlight PDF within the browser How can I do that in Firefox for Windows. If it's not please provide pdf highlight like other browser have built-in not extention

Asked by karannegi.com 4 hours ago

How do I change to landscape mode on a laptop?

Hi, I would like to know how I can change the screen from portrait mode to landscape mode on a laptop. I assume this is done in the browser? There is an answer to this q… (read more)

Hi, I would like to know how I can change the screen from portrait mode to landscape mode on a laptop. I assume this is done in the browser? There is an answer to this question from 2014, but that answer does not work anymore (I tried it). All the other answers seem to be for mobile devices. I would like to fit a certain amount of text from a website on one page. This is difficult in portrait mode. I am forced to zoom out to 50%, and it is then difficult to read the text. This is because I need to fit all the text on one page, for a screenshot. Please note that I don't want to switch permanently to landscape. I just want landscape for one website. So it should preferably be easy to switch back and forth between portrait and landscape. I have looked for this setting in my computer, and I can't find it. Sorry if this is a dumb question. But I have been unable to find the answer myself.

Asked by rose402 5 hours ago

trackers

When I use my McAfee anti-virus full protection software to remove trackers, all trackers are removed from my browsers (Microsoft edge, chrome, etc) except for Mozilla Fi… (read more)

When I use my McAfee anti-virus full protection software to remove trackers, all trackers are removed from my browsers (Microsoft edge, chrome, etc) except for Mozilla Firefox. I always have 222 trackers not removed from my Firefox browser after every cleaning. Gosh even chrome does a better job than Mozilla Firefox. This is getting really creepy. Anyone's assistance will be greatly appreciated.

Asked by bvrl.wllms 8 hours ago

After log in on firefox no credentials

I have Firefox in multiple devices. All works except my iMac. Everytime I clean it up. Once I log in on the same mail of the others firefox lockwise wont import the crede… (read more)

I have Firefox in multiple devices. All works except my iMac. Everytime I clean it up. Once I log in on the same mail of the others firefox lockwise wont import the credentials and passwords from the other devices on the same email. I wrote this problem more than once. What is this support if nobody answers related to the problem.

No I have no main password on the firefox yes all the credential options are properly setted that this firefox have to import the other passwords from the device.

Anybody there able to give simple instructions no geek expressions step by step guide AND RELATED to my problem not other things?

Thank you

Asked by zurghlightyear 8 hours ago

Norton Password Manager (extension) seems to be problematic with a long running script. How do I stop this?

I frequently get a pop-up indicating that Norton Password Manager has along running script and my webpage is very slow as a result. I have removed it and re-added it. Wha… (read more)

I frequently get a pop-up indicating that Norton Password Manager has along running script and my webpage is very slow as a result. I have removed it and re-added it. What else can I do to stop the long-running script? This only happens when I use Norton 360. Is there some kind of conflict between the two?

Asked by CJ 9 hours ago

Firefox will not load Zynga.com Farmville 2 on W10

I have two laptops..both W10 64 bit both Firefox version 84.0.2. On works fine the other just will not complete the loading of Farmville-Two on Zynga . I have tried to … (read more)

I have two laptops..both W10 64 bit both Firefox version 84.0.2. On works fine the other just will not complete the loading of Farmville-Two on Zynga . I have tried to go page by page and make sure the two laptops have identical settings and they do as best as I can find. By any chance does anyone have any suggestions I can try. I have done all the suggestions From Zynga..cleared cache, deleted web content, rebooted, reinstsalled their Launcher+ program so you dont need Flash and flash is disabled, I did virus and Malwarebytes scans, even did a sfc/ scannnow, I changed the Firefox settings to allow pop ups and set to privacy to standard. It starts to load but the page stops and locks up and I am left with a white window on the left where the farm should load ...the laptop to a point sometimes I have to reboot to close the window. It used to work just fine. I know my way around a bit but not an expert..just cant play on one of the laptops..frustrating. It started about a week ago. All other programs seem to work ok. Appreciate any help..Thank you.

Asked by oldbob2 2 days ago

Last reply by oldbob2 2 days ago

Autoplay Disabled but Some Videos Still Autoplay

I have disabled autoplay in my preferences for all websites, but some videos on some websites still autoplay. (This is under Preferences / Privacy and Security / Autopla… (read more)

I have disabled autoplay in my preferences for all websites, but some videos on some websites still autoplay. (This is under Preferences / Privacy and Security / Autoplay. Under "Default for all Websites", it is set to Block Audio and Video.) How is it that some websites are able to get around this? Is there a way to defeat them?

Asked by Rob 1 day ago

Last reply by Rob 15 hours ago

Hyperlinks in some, but not all, email messages will not open.

FYI, running Windows 7 and Microsoft Office (including Outlook) 2007. (Yes, I know I should upgrade, but some of the other programs I use will not work on Windows 8 or 10… (read more)

FYI, running Windows 7 and Microsoft Office (including Outlook) 2007. (Yes, I know I should upgrade, but some of the other programs I use will not work on Windows 8 or 10, and I don't want to spend a couple thousand dollars to get newer versions.) With that in mind, every now and then I get an email message in Outlook with a hyperlink that I cannot open. This does not happen on all messages, just some of them. I can put the cursor over the item, and the hyperlink address shows up, but I cannot open it, select it, copy it, or anything else. Sometimes I can tell the message to "open in browser" (which unfortunately opens it in IE), but then I can click on the item, and either (1) tell it to open in a new tab in IE, or (2) select "Properties", copy the address in the Properties window, and then paste the address into Firefox. (A lot of effort just to open a hyperlink, yes?) Any suggestions? Thanks.

Asked by Chuck 17 hours ago

Last reply by Chuck 16 hours ago