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firefox version 90.0.2

Ever since version 90.0.1, now using 90.0.2, the mouse has become very sluggish/jerky, even in settings pages. I have no extensions or addons installed and am using the s… (read more)

Ever since version 90.0.1, now using 90.0.2, the mouse has become very sluggish/jerky, even in settings pages. I have no extensions or addons installed and am using the system theme. Troubleshoot mode works fine and refreshing firefox does not help. This is on Windows 7 Ultimate.

Thanks, Steve

Asked by sulbert 6 days ago

Last reply by sulbert 3 days ago

Firefox is cutting off 2 lines when printing to second page.

When printing a 2 page site. Firefox is cutting off 2 lines when going to second page. Does not matter what printer setting I set it to. Scale, Fit to Page Width, Turning… (read more)

When printing a 2 page site. Firefox is cutting off 2 lines when going to second page. Does not matter what printer setting I set it to. Scale, Fit to Page Width, Turning Margins off, Turning Headers and Footer off. Exp:

(1) 1 line long

(2) 1 line long

Next page (3) is not on printed on either page and is 2 lines long.


(4) 2 lines long

(5) 2 lines long

Asked by Sandman192 5 days ago

90.0.2 window-update problems

I have been automatically updated to 90.0.2 on several machines (most 64-bit Windows 7), but there appear to be problems with the latest version. I can't see evidence tha… (read more)

I have been automatically updated to 90.0.2 on several machines (most 64-bit Windows 7), but there appear to be problems with the latest version. I can't see evidence that these have already been reported.

1) Window update. When the browser window comes to the fore (top of the z-order), or when resurrecting from a minimized state, it does not redraw the whole window. Usually, half is missing. However, a cursor-move event while over the window triggers a redraw.

2) I have just experienced CAPTCHA issues trying to get into an gov.ie website. Instead of showing me text to enter into the field, it just showed a gray square. However ,the same challenge works OK in Chrome (i.e. it's not a problem with the site itself).

Are these known issues? Is there a way to regress to the previous version?

Asked by ACProctor 5 days ago

Last reply by ACProctor 5 days ago

Firefox freezes on websites with video content

Firefox seems to freeze up after a while (the duration seems random) when there is a tab with video content playing. The audio can be heard to be playing, but the video d… (read more)

Firefox seems to freeze up after a while (the duration seems random) when there is a tab with video content playing. The audio can be heard to be playing, but the video does not update and the browser UI itself is unusable. This seems to be a new issue since Firefox 90. I have tried refreshing Firefox, but that did not help.

My add-ons are Bitwarden, uBlock Origin, Decentraleyes, Privacy Badger, Auto Tab Discard, SponsorBlock, Nuke Anything, and Facebook Containers. My about:support is at this Pastebin link.

Asked by yrahul3910 5 days ago

The menus are short, with a scroll bar, in dual monitor setup

I have just set up a second screen hooked up to my laptop, and the external monitor was set as my primary screen. But, I notice that whenever Firefox is on my in-built la… (read more)

I have just set up a second screen hooked up to my laptop, and the external monitor was set as my primary screen. But, I notice that whenever Firefox is on my in-built laptop (secondary) monitor, the firefox menu, as well as all the extension menus, are really short. The firefox menu at least has a scroll bar, but the others are unusable.

I tried disabling hardware acceleration (which, based on other questions, seems to fix certain other dual monitor weirdness around menus), but it did nothing. Any tips?

Thanks in advance.

Asked by theo.bendit 4 days ago

FF 90.0.2 Mac Facebook Container causing issues. Has anyone else experienced this?

Today Firefox container is suddenly causing significant problems. Container, starting this morning, is preventing me from posting articles directly from a news-site, like… (read more)

Today Firefox container is suddenly causing significant problems. Container, starting this morning, is preventing me from posting articles directly from a news-site, like the WSJ. This is after an update to 90.0.2 (64-bit). In addition FireFox has also become unstable after I log into FB. The instability leads to FrieFox not responding and a hang serious enough to require a force quit of FF followed by a complete restart of my Mac!l

Asked by WDMc 3 days ago

Firefox Developer Edition 91.0b9 crashes, crash reporter not working. MacOS 10.15.7.

Firefox started crashing a few times a day after updating to v91. Crashed Thread: 5 Socket Thread Exception Type: EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT) Exception Codes: … (read more)

Firefox started crashing a few times a day after updating to v91.

Crashed Thread: 5 Socket Thread

Exception Type: EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT) Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000 Exception Note: EXC_CORPSE_NOTIFY

Application Specific Information: stack buffer overflow


I checked and It looks like crash reports aren't being sent to Mozilla, even though it's enabled in settings. The last one that was sent was in 2019.

When I try to open "Firefox Developer Edition Crash Reporter.app", the crash reporter crashes.

Crashed Thread: 0

Exception Type: EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT) Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000 Exception Note: EXC_CORPSE_NOTIFY

Termination Reason: DYLD, [0x1] Library missing

Application Specific Information: dyld: launch, loading dependent libraries

Dyld Error Message:

 Library not loaded: @executable_path/libnss3.dylib
 Referenced from: /private/var/folders/*/crashreporter.app/Contents/MacOS/crashreporter
 Reason: image not found

Asked by zaphod420 3 days ago

Last reply by zaphod420 3 days ago

Firefox crashing on launch

Firefox crashes without displaying any content, attempts to launch it in safe mode results in no change when launching through cmd with "firefox.exe -safe-mode". Have alr… (read more)

Firefox crashes without displaying any content, attempts to launch it in safe mode results in no change when launching through cmd with "firefox.exe -safe-mode". Have already attempted uninstalling/reinstalling.

Asked by extrahotrucido 3 days ago

Graphical cursor oddity w/ NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 ti

Can't seem to catch it "on camera", so I'll have to do my best to describe it. When hovering over a canvas element on a certain site, the cursor is meant to change from y… (read more)

Can't seem to catch it "on camera", so I'll have to do my best to describe it.

When hovering over a canvas element on a certain site, the cursor is meant to change from your system default to a custom one. When doing so, the cursor briefly (blink-and-you'll-miss-it) shows a larger, glitchier version of the custom cursor, and then fixes itself and changes to the custom cursor as expected.

I reported it to the admins of the site, who tell me it might be something to do with my GPU. I've tried disabling hardware acceleration, I've tried clearing my startup cache, I've refreshed Firefox, I've ran in safe/troubleshooting mode (in case it was any of my add ons - it was not!), i've updated my BIOS and graphics card (Firefox is up-to-date). I've restarted Firefox itself multiple times. It does not happen in my other installed browser (Brave). I also cleared my cache for that site to no avail.

The only way it seemed to fix was when I ran OBS (recording/streaming program) and tried to record it. I don't know what it did, but it came back when I stopped recording.

Asked by Rowan 3 days ago

Firefox does not respond to a search request

Firefox does not respond to a search request. After closing, a restart is answered by an error message - "Firefox is already running. The old Firefox process must be clos… (read more)

Firefox does not respond to a search request. After closing, a restart is answered by an error message - "Firefox is already running. The old Firefox process must be closed to open a new window." When this is done, another instance of Firefox displays. It appears that two instances of Firefox have opened when only one was requested and the second has somehow disabled the search request, either manual (direct) or from a separate application/link. I have completed a Refresh without any change in behaviour. What can I do now? Thank you Graham Garden

Asked by grahamgarden 4 days ago

Last reply by grahamgarden 2 days ago

Can open website but cannot access one particular section

No errors, it just doesn't show. (Whether ABP is on or off.) Same thing happened at IE. The last issues I ran into with this section (news quiz), no matter which week I c… (read more)

No errors, it just doesn't show. (Whether ABP is on or off.) Same thing happened at IE.

The last issues I ran into with this section (news quiz), no matter which week I clicked on, it always and ONLY opened to one quiz from a couple of years ago. Open Slate to Slate News Quiz. Click on any week. There is text, but the news quiz never fills page.

https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2021/07/slate-news-quiz-state-department-mustafa-al-kadhimi-brunner-fire.html

Asked by CiaoBella1 3 days ago

Last reply by CiaoBella1 2 days ago

FF takes up to 5 minutes to detect change in system vpn .pac file

Hi, Our company recently moved away from Chrome so i picked FF as an alternative. However there is a weird bug when I'm connecting to and off VPN (we are using pulse secu… (read more)

Hi,

Our company recently moved away from Chrome so i picked FF as an alternative. However there is a weird bug when I'm connecting to and off VPN (we are using pulse secure client).

Our current setup: The proxy is hosted pac file on company server which is defined in the W10 system settings. When I connect to pulse secure, the pac file can be accessed and I can use internal/external network.

When I connect to the VPN FF decents the change and works fine. However when I disconnect and try to continue browsing, it takes up to 3 minutes for FF to load the pages again.

I'd like to ask if there is an option to modify the time for FF to check for the pac file? the MS Edge does not take more then 5 seconds to detect the change.

Thanks Regards Jan

Asked by jd28 2 days ago

Printing is Stuck on "preparing Preview" when i try to print anything from Firefox

Whenever I try to print anything in Firefox, I get a box that pops up with a spinner and the message "Preparing Preview". This goes on forever, and never goes away. I've … (read more)

Whenever I try to print anything in Firefox, I get a box that pops up with a spinner and the message "Preparing Preview". This goes on forever, and never goes away. I've tried the suggestion found here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/fix-printing-problems-firefox, and that did not help.

I can print if I go in to about:config and set "print.tab_modal.enabled" to "false". But, this doesn't allow me to preview what I am printing first.

I'm on version 90.0.2 (64-bit) of Firefox.

Any help is appreciated.

Asked by rusty.painter 2 days ago

Search function (ctrl+F) goes to wrong location when viewing pdf

If I'm viewing a pdf in firefox, and I search for a word using ctrl+F, the viewer should jump to the location of the word. But recently for me the viewer is showing the w… (read more)

If I'm viewing a pdf in firefox, and I search for a word using ctrl+F, the viewer should jump to the location of the word. But recently for me the viewer is showing the wrong spot in the document. This happens for all pdfs.

For example, if a pdf has the word "fox" on page 4, when I use ctrl+F to search for "fox", firefox will jump to page 3 of the document, not page 4. I have to scroll around searching for the word.

Any suggestions? Thanks!

Asked by lausanne1787 2 days ago

Reopen "opening links in the window on the current virtual desktop"

I just wanted to comment the existing Ticket https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1291420 Which for any reason has been archived. I have the same problem and it is… (read more)

I just wanted to comment the existing Ticket https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1291420

Which for any reason has been archived. I have the same problem and it is in the way every day:

Quote from the ticket refered: >I use multiple virtual desktops (let's call them A, B, C, and D) on Windows 10, and have a separate Firefox >window running in each.

>When I use the browser on, say, desktop D, then switch to desktop A and click a link from another application, >Firefox moves me back to desktop D and opens the link in a tab back there. If I had opened a blank tab in the >browser on desktop A first, the link would have opened in that window.

>How can I get Firefox to open links in the browser window that is on the current desktop, instead of in the most >recently used window? Chrome works this way, so I don't think it's a fundamental limit of Windows virtual >desktops.

Asked by StefanWoe 1 day ago

Firefox v90 Slow loading if wireless 5G Home network SSiD is changed.

I had to purchase a new wireless router. It is recommended to use a new SSiD name on the new router verses the old one to stop issues with IoT devices. If I use a new rec… (read more)

I had to purchase a new wireless router. It is recommended to use a new SSiD name on the new router verses the old one to stop issues with IoT devices. If I use a new recommended SSiD name, Firefox v90 takes well over 2 minutes to load. Google Chrome and Edge load instantly. If I do use the old SSiD Firefox loads normally again but I have problems with a bunch of my IoT devices on the network. I have tried setting the loading page to blank, clean installs, refreshing Firefox and playing with other settings in about:config. (Were does Firefox keep tabs of the network name so I can just clear it?) Is it in the registry? Windows 10 Pro 64 PC - New ASUS RT-AX86U router. Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by malenart 2 days ago

Last reply by malenart 1 day ago

Firefox changes my System PDF viewer configuration when it interacts with a PDF, even when just saving the file

My problem is that Firefox keeps changing my System PDF viewer configuration when it interacts with a PDF file, even while saving to the hard drive. I am running Windows … (read more)

My problem is that Firefox keeps changing my System PDF viewer configuration when it interacts with a PDF file, even while saving to the hard drive.

I am running Windows 10, FF 90.0.2 (64 bits). I have Sumatra PDF viewer, Foxit Reader and Drawboard PDF viewer installed in my system. Sumatra is the default PDF viewer.

The order of installation was Sumatra -> Foxit -> Drawboard. Up to Foxit I didn't have any issues.

The problem is as follows: 1) If I download a PDF by pressing "Save" in the dialog box, the file is saved to the hard drive, and when I open it, the system PDF viewer has changed from Sumatra to Drawboard.

2) If in settings I chose "Use Windows Default Application", and I select Sumatra, when I click on a PDF, the "Open With" option shows "Applications\Sumatra.exe". However, when I click "OK", the pdf is opened with DrawBoard, and the system PDF viewer has changed again from Sumatra to Drawboard.

3) If in Settings I chose "Open with Firefox", then the file is opened inside FF and again, the system PDF viewer is changed to Drawboard.

Things I tried: + I have refreshed FF, and nothing changed. + I tried to uninstall Sumatra and reinstall it again and nothing changed.

I had the same problem before with Adobe reader. That is, I had installed Sumatra -> Foxit -> Adobe and the same thing happened. I ended up uninstalling Adobe. The I installed Drawboard and I am having the same issue know.

Thanks!

Asked by andresaltieri 1 day ago

al conectar a citibank on line y hacer click a la cuenta de inversion ce cierra la aplicacion

Despues de estar conectado con mi cuenta en Citibank y cuando hago click para ver la cuenta de inversion se cierra la cuenta en ves de mostrarme la cuenta de inversion. N… (read more)

Despues de estar conectado con mi cuenta en Citibank y cuando hago click para ver la cuenta de inversion se cierra la cuenta en ves de mostrarme la cuenta de inversion.

Nota: Este problema NO ocurre con Google Crome

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Asked by karlha2 1 day ago

Printing email.

When I try to print out an email, I'm able to go through and select the way to print but then I get a Print Preview Error box that says "An error occured while printing" … (read more)

When I try to print out an email, I'm able to go through and select the way to print but then I get a Print Preview Error box that says "An error occured while printing" how do I fix this so I can print out emails?

Asked by whiteoaksapts 1 day ago