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Scripts

Now that i have v. 81.0.2 64-Bit, the first time I opened it today i saw one of those yellow bars at the top that said that there was a script on the page. Since my emai… (read more)

Now that i have v. 81.0.2 64-Bit, the first time I opened it today i saw one of those yellow bars at the top that said that there was a script on the page. Since my email program SeaMonkey was opened too, that seemed to run busy as well as Firefox. When am I going to be able to open these programs without this business of scripts running. Neither program pays any attention to the option to stop scripts.

Asked by tightpurchaser 3 days ago

Last reply by tightpurchaser 3 days ago

getpocket tabs fail to open

When I open all my bookmarks (I have over 200 tabs), the articles from getpocket tend to fail. In previous versions of Firefox, when I opened a huge number of tabs, the C… (read more)

When I open all my bookmarks (I have over 200 tabs), the articles from getpocket tend to fail.

In previous versions of Firefox, when I opened a huge number of tabs, the CPU would max out even after waiting several hours.

I installed Peter Simonyi's addon which opens tabs slowly and it works, but this addon is not actively monitored by Firefox.

When the latest version of Firefox came out, I was really happy because the 100% CPU problem went away, but to my dismay most of the getpocket articles failed to load.

Asked by dj_edgy 15 hours ago

How can I prevent ff from offering to wait or stop a web page that is "slowing" my pc?

I don't care if something in slowing things down. That is better than ff freezing EVERY time it make this offer. If I feel things slowing down I'm smart enough to shut do… (read more)

I don't care if something in slowing things down. That is better than ff freezing EVERY time it make this offer. If I feel things slowing down I'm smart enough to shut down programs or pages. How can I prevent this fff (yes f ff) tool from running.

Asked by lolaiii 19 hours ago

Last reply by lolaiii 16 hours ago

Firefox will not open

Having a problem getting Firefox to open. When you try to click on it it looks like it wants to open, but the homepage is blank. When I try to log in the page stays bla… (read more)

Having a problem getting Firefox to open. When you try to click on it it looks like it wants to open, but the homepage is blank. When I try to log in the page stays blank. I can see the menu bar but none of the choices will open. I have uninstalled and reinstalled multiple times, each time removing any and all Firefox folders. Still will not open. Followed the steps for a clean install, no change. The last time I was downloading Firefox I received my first error message: c:\windows\system32\msvcp140.dll error message I get no other error messages, the home page stays blank. Any suggestions on what to try?

Asked by bozelley 1 day ago

Last reply by bozelley 18 hours ago

crash at starting of the program

Hi, I can't open Firefox anymore... When I click on the icon to open the app, it gives me an error: "Firefox encountered a problem and quit. upon restart, the application… (read more)

Hi, I can't open Firefox anymore... When I click on the icon to open the app, it gives me an error:

"Firefox encountered a problem and quit. upon restart, the application will try to restore tabs and windows."

I've tried disinstalling and reinstalling Firefox, but same error!

Please help!!

Luxx

Asked by lucia5 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 20 hours ago

Thunderbird

Hi All I know this is the firefox forum but when I post in the thunderbird forum no one ever answers any questions in there and this is driving me nuts so was hoping some… (read more)

Hi All

I know this is the firefox forum but when I post in the thunderbird forum no one ever answers any questions in there and this is driving me nuts so was hoping someone here might also be familiar enough with thunderbird as this forums always so helpful!

Anyways I have a number of message filters set up for 5 different newsletters I get. I want to keep them even though I rarely read is just the nature of the newsletter. So I have 5 filters set up to redirect them into their own sub folder and also be marked as read.

This have been working fine for years now without issue. But about 3-4 weeks ago I started to notice the newsletters would show up in my inbox. I would try and run the filters from the menu option and nothing would happen with the messages so I went into the filter panel and noticed that only these 5 filters were uncheckmarked so was why they were not working. So I rechecked them and ran the filter again and worked fine and I thought that was it. But few days later same thing the messages again showed up in my inbox rather then sub folder so this time I went right into the filter panel and same thing only these 5 were unchecked so rechecked and ran the filters.

It seems to be almost a daily routine. I am going to try and remove them and then re-add them and see if that fixes it but if not does anyone know of this issue with thunderbird and is there any solution just in case redoing the rules does not fix this.

All the other filter rules work fine never unchecked is just these 5 which just so you know all come from the same site just different language course as comes from languagepod101 just each filter is a different language but all the same base website.

Thanks

Asked by scottish2 21 hours ago

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Specific webpage not displaying in Firefox 81.0, and auto update without permission

I just noticed a weird problem. First, I had my browser set to tell me about updates but let me decide. However, today when I went to my credit card account, the page … (read more)

I just noticed a weird problem. First, I had my browser set to tell me about updates but let me decide. However, today when I went to my credit card account, the page would not display properly. In checking the situation I found that I had Firefox 81.0 installed. However, I keep a record of all updates, and the last one I made manually was to 78.0.2 on 7/9/2020. Somehow the setting to do updates automatically was changed. Apparently, I was updated to 81.0 and perhaps other versions without my knowledge. So I don't know when this last update was made.

The problem occurs when I go to chase.com to enter my account. The basic Chase page shows fine. However, when I enter my login credentials, it takes me to a page where I see only a white screen with a blue bar. (see image attached) The rest of the information on that page is missing. I tried disabling all my plugins, and it makes no difference. I called Chase support, and they said they have no known issues on their site. I tried uninstalling 81.0 and reinstalling 78.0.2. However, when I started it, it reported that the profile format had changed, so I could not use that old version without starting over. My profile must have been updated with one of the background updates. I upgraded again to 81.0. All the other financial sites I have tried, and every other website so far, works fine. There seems to be something about the Chase account pages and Firefox 81.0. I know that I accessed these pages over the weekend with no problem, so the update must have occurred after that. The site works fine in Chrome, but I prefer Firefox.

I am concerned both about the automatic updating without my permission, and the seeming display problem with the chase pages and Firefox 81.0. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.

Asked by Mark Lang 3 weeks ago

Answered by Mark Lang 2 weeks ago

Outlook Won't Load After Logging In - "Repeating Redirects Detected"

I'm unable to login to Outlook through Firefox on my desktop - Chrome works fine, and I'm not having issues when logging in to Outlook on my laptop using Firefox. After e… (read more)

I'm unable to login to Outlook through Firefox on my desktop - Chrome works fine, and I'm not having issues when logging in to Outlook on my laptop using Firefox. After entering my username and password, I see a white page with "Working..." flickering on the tab, then a "X-Redir-Error" pops up. I have tried updating and restarting Firefox, clearing cookies, and using a private window - I was walked through troubleshooting steps by IT at my school as well, but it seems very clear that the issue is with the Firefox browser, and not my Outlook account. Any other suggestions to fix? Thank you!

Asked by hubcap.moon 22 hours ago

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missing credentials

I had to restart my computer after upgrading ESET AntiVirus and I now have no saved passwords in FireFox. I have located the logins.json file which is inside my current p… (read more)

I had to restart my computer after upgrading ESET AntiVirus and I now have no saved passwords in FireFox.

I have located the logins.json file which is inside my current profile and can open it with FireFox. It contains over 100 records but the username/password fields are encrypted.

I understand that the logins.json file works with a file called key*.db to unencrypt the information. I can see key4.db and key3.db inside my FireFox profile folder but I'm not sure why it's not working.

Can anyone offer any advice on how I can get my passwords back?

Asked by mark.phillips 1 day ago

Answered by cor-el 1 day ago

Tab crashing EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION_READ

I've been having some tab crashes lately, mostly while watching videos on YouTube. At one point I even got a BSOD at around the same time as the tab crashing. Anyone have… (read more)

I've been having some tab crashes lately, mostly while watching videos on YouTube. At one point I even got a BSOD at around the same time as the tab crashing. Anyone have any ideas on this? I had a game running at the time of the most recent crash but that was working just fine.

10/20 bp-b5d3c899-8b72-483c-9c7b-667840201020

10/16 Day of the BSOD

bp-bbfaac34-3c22-4c20-88a7-183d50201017 bp-8835f44a-ac4f-4c3f-8ebd-ab0530201017

Asked by Hikki 1 day ago

Last reply by Hikki 1 day ago

Firefox 81.0.1 doesn't open some Twitter windows, doesn't access Proton Mail, doesn't allow Gmail to receive mail.

I can open my Gmail and Protonmail on Edge and in my Android device, but not in Firefox 81.0.1. on Windows 10 Desktop. I can open Twitter 'groups' and Home and Notificat… (read more)

I can open my Gmail and Protonmail on Edge and in my Android device, but not in Firefox 81.0.1. on Windows 10 Desktop. I can open Twitter 'groups' and Home and Notifications, but not individual Profiles and Searches.

Asked by Numbers25 1 day ago

La ventana emergente para hacer examenes de mi aula online vibra de arriba a abajo ininterrumpidamente

Hola. Tenco el explorador Firefox 81.0.2 (64-bit) para ubuntu canonical 1.0 ... mi S.O. es Ubuntu 16.04 LTS con todas las actualizaciones que han salido hasta el momento.… (read more)

Hola. Tenco el explorador Firefox 81.0.2 (64-bit) para ubuntu canonical 1.0 ... mi S.O. es Ubuntu 16.04 LTS con todas las actualizaciones que han salido hasta el momento...

Cada vez que me meto en mi aula online https://campusonline.cesurformacion.com/my/ La ventana emergente para hacer examenes de mi aula online vibra o se mueve rápidamente de arriba a abajo ininterrumpidamente con lo que es dificil seleccionar despues una opción como cerrar la ventana aunque lo consigo a duras penas... Les agradecería que me ayudaran a resolver este problema, Un Saludo

Asked by fjavierml73 1 day ago

Browser back action does not work in Firefox when PayPal Plus iframe is rendered in page of react app

Greetings, I integrated PayPal Plus into my react app as described at the link below. Now the Problem is that clicking the "back" button on the page where the PayPal Plus… (read more)

Greetings,

I integrated PayPal Plus into my react app as described at the link below.

Now the Problem is that clicking the "back" button on the page where the PayPal Plus iframe is inserted, doesn't work. Instead of navigating back in browsing history, this one whole page is reloaded in the iframe itself.

This behavior doesn't occur in other browsers.

I already consulted PayPal Tech Support for the issue and they proposed to ask the mozilla community.

The detailed description, including the steps to reproduce the issue, is here at stack overflow: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/64137998/browser-back-action-does-not-work-in-firefox-when-paypal-plus-iframe-is-rendered

Thank You in advance.

Asked by Jeff_Dev 1 day ago

My web app is broken since Firefox 81.0.2 (64-bit)

The width parameter in no longer honoured in my web app that calls a new window. Still working as expected in Google Chrome 86.0.4240.75 , Internet Explorer 11.572 myWind… (read more)

The width parameter in no longer honoured in my web app that calls a new window.

Still working as expected in Google Chrome 86.0.4240.75 , Internet Explorer 11.572

myWindow = window.open('newed.html?nid='+id,'_blank','top=50, left=50, width=1000,height=800,toolbar=no,location=no,directories=no,status=no,menubar=no,scrollbars=no', myWindow);'

Asked by raymond15 2 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Video Playback Crashes

Hey, this just recently started happening but whenever I try to playback video (mainly on twitch) the tab crashes immediately. I've tried starting Firefox in safemode and… (read more)

Hey, this just recently started happening but whenever I try to playback video (mainly on twitch) the tab crashes immediately.

I've tried starting Firefox in safemode and disabling add-ons; crashing still occurs either way. I tried opening streams on Chrome and they open up fine. I have also tried clearing my cache and disabling hardware acceleration. Lastly, I have also ran windows DISM and sfc.

Also, youtube videos work fine but I can't watch twitch streams.

Here are my crash reports: https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/78bc74ac-8f7c-4ced-938e-5c7b60201020 https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/9a8a8819-2a42-4600-aeae-78c430201020 https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/80d64d3b-d525-49b9-877c-17ba70201020 https://crash-stats.mozilla.org/report/index/72b02da3-cf5a-46a2-b024-a587d0201020

Asked by pinoyboy1081 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Deathly slow website

A website I use with Firefox is very, very slow, although it was fast in the past. When I try it on my wife's computer the website is fast, yet my computer is newer and b… (read more)

A website I use with Firefox is very, very slow, although it was fast in the past. When I try it on my wife's computer the website is fast, yet my computer is newer and better than hers, so there is some kind of problem in my computer. The website is www.statcan.gc.ca. I can access Twitter and numerous other websites on my computer with no problems, but this one is deathly slow. Trouble is...I use it all the time.

I am running macOS Catalina Ver 10.15.7 on a Mac Pro. I removed Adobe Flash, emptied the cache, history, cookies, reinstalled Firefox and rebooted my computer. Did not help. The statcan website worked fine for years and now it is deathly slow, apparently for me only. Other sites are normal speed. I am puzzled. Any suggestions appreciated.

Philip

Asked by phil115 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Firefox "balking" while in Facebook?

I've been using Firefox for years without any issues. I recently added Facebook Container to my add-ons. Guess I can't tell if it's working, or not, but... I have been ha… (read more)

I've been using Firefox for years without any issues. I recently added Facebook Container to my add-ons. Guess I can't tell if it's working, or not, but...

I have been having some real issues in FB for a few weeks, now, and am wondering if it is because of Facebook Container.

Responses are very laggy and jerky. When I place my cursor onto the Like button, the other options take some time to pop up. They will also take some time to show up once I click on them. If I accidentally cursor over the date and time line under a person's name, that black pop up box will stay popped up for a long, long time. That wouldn't be so bad, but it often covers text I'm trying to read. Often, when I try to click on the Like button, especially for a picture, it will lag, then the picture will pop open. In general, FB is just very laggy and jumpy.

Any ideas? Could it be FB Container causing these issues?

Asked by TanBrae 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Venmo login

I can log in to my Venmo account using Chrome and Edge, however I get the attached error message when trying to log in using Firefox. I removed my cookies and data info … (read more)

I can log in to my Venmo account using Chrome and Edge, however I get the attached error message when trying to log in using Firefox. I removed my cookies and data info for the Venmo site, but that didn't make a difference. Any suggestions?

Asked by marktama 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago