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Google Translate Add-on doesn't work properly

Hi I Installed Google Translate add-on for my firefox browser, but it doesn't work properly when I turn it on. I turned on add-on but I could not see it in fire fox toolb… (read more)

Hi I Installed Google Translate add-on for my firefox browser, but it doesn't work properly when I turn it on. I turned on add-on but I could not see it in fire fox toolbar. What is best solution for this issue ?

Asked by Farhad 3 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 months ago

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Ebay and Amazon earches resurrect after relaunch

Hello dear Mozilla community! I've faced an issue with search engines configuration for Firefox on macOS. I'm doing the following: Removing all but one One-Click Search… (read more)

Hello dear Mozilla community!

I've faced an issue with search engines configuration for Firefox on macOS. I'm doing the following:

  1. Removing all but one One-Click Search Engines, leaving only one engine in the list (currently my preference is DuckDuckGo): https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2020-11-17-04-32-41-395a2a.png or https://imgur.com/DKqvzZ9
  2. When I type search request in the address bar I'm seeing nice and clean search suggestions from Search Provider of my choice: https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2020-11-17-04-32-13-a8d46c.png or https://imgur.com/a/slivHlF
  3. Close Firefox
  4. (not sure what other conditions needed)
  5. Open Firefox
  6. When typing search request in the address bar I see that Amazon and Ebay options are back and a suggestion line "This time, search with ..." as added by firefox: https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2020-11-17-04-32-02-4a25db.png or https://imgur.com/vjq0NCf
  7. In the preference I see that those two searches (Ebay and Amazon) were automatically re-added to One-Click Search Engines: https://user-media-prod-cdn.itsre-sumo.mozilla.net/uploads/images/2020-11-17-04-32-23-91dd1d.png or https://imgur.com/ibnlzLS

That issue is happening to me across different versions of firefox and isn't new. I've been seeing it for a few month hoping that to resolve in a newer versions. But as of right now I'm on 82.0.3 (64-bit) and the issue is still there.

It's a bit annoying as I have to my preferences literally every time I need to restart Firefox (which is especially annoying to do right after restarting FF to switch to a newer version).

Any suggestions and help is welcome!

Best regards, Serhii.

Asked by Serhii 3 months ago

Answered by Serhii 2 weeks ago

New Tab Homepage

There used to be an add-on where every time you opened a new tab it went to whatever homepage you had chosen That add-on is gone, and now every time you open a new tab, i… (read more)

There used to be an add-on where every time you opened a new tab it went to whatever homepage you had chosen

That add-on is gone, and now every time you open a new tab, it's either the Firefox page or a blank page

Why is there no add-on that allows you to set new tabs to your homepage (or whatever page you want, really)?

And why hasn't Firefox just built this into the options to choose from?

I think most people would want new tabs to open to a page they choose, and almost no one really wants or needs the Firefox page

Asked by dahixe6884 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

FireFox 64

I have been using 64 for quite some time. Just downloaded the new version. All of my bookmarks are gone. When I go to the old 64 just a spinning icon and each tab is co… (read more)

I have been using 64 for quite some time. Just downloaded the new version. All of my bookmarks are gone. When I go to the old 64 just a spinning icon and each tab is completely blank. I'd really like to continue using firefox. Running a business, I have not choice at this point.... had to migrate all tabs to Safari so I can work.

Any ideas? Anyone? Bueller? Bueller?

Asked by Bgansmann 3 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 months ago

Camera

Bonjour, J'ai une caméra Foscam et depuis un certain temps lorsque je veux me connecter avec Firefox, je reçois un message comme quoi je dois installer, un Plugin ICPWebC… (read more)

Bonjour, J'ai une caméra Foscam et depuis un certain temps lorsque je veux me connecter avec Firefox, je reçois un message comme quoi je dois installer, un Plugin ICPWebComponent. J'arrive à l'installer mais il n'y a pas d'amélioration et sous extension, plugin il n'y a pas de changement. Pouvez-vous m'aider, merci d'avance et salutations

Asked by Jean-Louis 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

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Lost files

I've been using Firefox for years. The other day I tried to open and got a message that it could not be opened and to download again. Did that and all my files are gone. … (read more)

I've been using Firefox for years. The other day I tried to open and got a message that it could not be opened and to download again. Did that and all my files are gone. All my documents, scans etc. Saw a message during download that all that info is in a previous installation but there were no instructions on how to access them or reclaim. I am desperate. Please help.

Asked by d.bowie 3 months ago

Answered by cor-el 3 months ago

ALL of my logons & passwords have disappeared AGAIN!

Please could someone help? ALL of my logons & passwords have disappeared out of Firefox (82.0.3 (64-bit)) AGAIN! This happens every few months, and is extremely frust… (read more)

Please could someone help?

ALL of my logons & passwords have disappeared out of Firefox (82.0.3 (64-bit)) AGAIN! This happens every few months, and is extremely frustrating.

Asked by tachyon_trader 3 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 months ago

Privasy & security, cookies

Hello, I have the following query. I have two certificates from infoNotary with which I am using for work. One private and one business certificate. In Firefox "privacy … (read more)

Hello,

I have the following query. I have two certificates from infoNotary with which I am using for work. One private and one business certificate. In Firefox "privacy and security " options I have put the check to" ask me every time " which certificate to use when I am login into different pages that require it. When I log in a site for example the ministry of finance website, I am not getting the drop down menu to select which certificate I can use. This occurred after the latest firefox update. In order to use this options I am forced in Privacy and Security options -> cookies and site data to check the " delete cookies when firefox is closed." Only then when I restart Firefox I am getting the option to choose which certificate I want to use. This is an inconvenience for me, as whenever I log into a site I am pushed to agree and accept cookies and data. I want to be able to automatically accept cookies after the first acceptance and still be prompted to select which certificate I would like to use.

Asked by info3931 3 months ago

Last reply by info3931 3 months ago

Clearing cache is not clearing cached style sheet - soooo frustrating!

I have been building websites using Firefox for a good 10 years now, but over the last year or so clearing the cache has become more and more frustrating and it's making … (read more)

I have been building websites using Firefox for a good 10 years now, but over the last year or so clearing the cache has become more and more frustrating and it's making Firefox unusable for developing websites.

Basically, I am making edits to a website's style sheet and uploading it and the new style sheet is not then being loaded in Firefox.

I have spent the last hour+ looking for a definitive answer to this problem.

I am using both methods I know for clearing cache

1) click on the burger and go to Privacy and Security / go to cookies and site data / click clear data / leave "cached web content" clicked on (switch off "Cookies and Site data") / click clear

2) hold command / shift / R

Most of the time it seems both these methods don't seem to work as the browser won't load the new style sheet.

I know the style sheet has uploaded as when I test the site in Safari (I might have to use the Empty Caches function once) and the new style sheet loads straight away.

I don't know what I'm doing wrong, or may be I am missing something fundamental that will cure this problem - all I can say is, it is very, very, very annoying - and really wastes time when you're trying to work.

Is anyone else getting these problems and is there a quick and easy way to be ensuring the cached css file does not keep loading.

btw I also used a private window and was still getting the same problem.

I like using Firefox and don't really want to use another browser as they are rubbish in other ways, but feel like I'm getting to a point where I have no option if I don't find out how to solve this problem.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Regards

D

Asked by duncan13 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

Cookie selection problem

If I, for example use Google as search engine, it always requires me to accept cookies. Then if I have accepted the cookies and go to one of the found pages, read it and … (read more)

If I, for example use Google as search engine, it always requires me to accept cookies. Then if I have accepted the cookies and go to one of the found pages, read it and go back to the search, Firefox tries to load the same popup window again, but fails. When I open a new tab and reenter the search phrase, the same window for accepting cookies appears. I think this problems have appeared after the latest update to version 82.0.3; not sure if I have changes some preference. My compter is an old MacBookPro with OS 10.13.6. In previous versions, I have been asked now and then to accept google's privacy rules. The similar problems appears for other sites, for example sanoma.com, where I have chosen to accept only the necessary cookies, not third party, analytics, etc. When I open a link and go back, the same question appears again, but for these sites it does not hang up, as in the google case. I mostly use private browsing window, and have better privacy and similar extensions activated.

Asked by lussej 3 months ago

Last reply by Scribe 3 months ago

Malware Auto Download with Capital One Download URL

I happened on a page: https://capitaloneshopping.com/join-capital-one-shopping?utm_source=Meerkat&utm_campaign=107592707702&utm_term=472928718855&gclid=EAIaI… (read more)

I happened on a page: https://capitaloneshopping.com/join-capital-one-shopping?utm_source=Meerkat&utm_campaign=107592707702&utm_term=472928718855&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI0Ij6h5iD7QIVgi0MCh2TLgrJEAEYASAAEgJALvD_BwE

And it immediately began "downloading an app" and I quit the page before it could get far, but, obviously, that doesn't mean it stopped. However, now Firefox is acting a little wiggy, and I'm concerned it might have downloaded something that's affecting the browser. Was trying to read about "capital one shopping malware," and pages wouldn't open when any links on the search results were clicked, etc.

Is this a known issue? Resolutions offered?

Asked by info.ghost 3 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 months ago

Firefox Container blocking Facebook.com web pages?

I installed Firefox Facebook container, thinking I could at last feel safe signing up and using Facebook. So I went to the public Facebook.com pages about privacy to exa… (read more)

I installed Firefox Facebook container, thinking I could at last feel safe signing up and using Facebook. So I went to the public Facebook.com pages about privacy to examine the latest in their privacy settings, no login required of course. However I was stopped repeatedly by the following error message: Your Request Couldn't be Processed There was a problem with this request. We're working on getting it fixed as soon as we can. I then pasted the same Facebook.com web address into Edge and had no problems viewing facebook.com pages open to the public. Again, I am not trying to sign in and do not have an active Facebook account. Does Firefox management know if Facebook is sabotaging Facebook Container either deliberately or by neglect, or if Facebook is actually working on allowing the use of Facebook Container on Firefox while using Facebook.com pages?

Asked by Quenchoo 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

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Error on Kali Linux NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQUATE_SECURITY

Hello to all when i open firefox in kali linux it shows me this error that i can't find on the net and i can't fix it. Please anyone know what it is? NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQU… (read more)

Hello to all when i open firefox in kali linux it shows me this error that i can't find on the net and i can't fix it. Please anyone know what it is? NS_ERROR_NET_INADEQUATE_SECURITY Thanks Fabrizio

Asked by Fabrizio 3 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 months ago

Securtiy certificate issues

Hello, I would like to know why all of a sudden video clips, some web sites and my online banking I get "did not connect" Security Issues, or expired certificates. I don'… (read more)

Hello,

I would like to know why all of a sudden video clips, some web sites and my online banking I get "did not connect" Security Issues, or expired certificates. I don't have these issues on any of my other browsers. I am inclined to believe they don't exist. I can log into my online banking but the page with my account data is blank.

Asked by heympark 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago