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Firefox not playing any audio whatsoever

Hello. Starting yesterday, Firefox has stopped playing audio from every website and even local files. Yes, I read this article and no, the sound is not being muted instea… (read more)

Hello. Starting yesterday, Firefox has stopped playing audio from every website and even local files. Yes, I read this article and no, the sound is not being muted instead the sound just refuses to play. In the screenshot, it shows that the "play" "mute" and speed option are greyed out. Also, I tried using safe mode and audio still wouldn't play. What should I do?

Asked by Computer 1 month ago

Last reply by TNorth 1 hour ago

download failed

Just installed Win 11 on a new SSD an dam having trouble downloading files. Some come down ok and others not. The attachment shows shows 2 Logitech files. I can download … (read more)

Just installed Win 11 on a new SSD an dam having trouble downloading files. Some come down ok and others not. The attachment shows shows 2 Logitech files. I can download them with Chrome

Asked by keithinoz1 17 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 hours ago

Regular Crashes Playing Wormax.io

Every time I play this online game at the site, Wormax.io, it will lag and/or crash the tab after a few minutes of playing. Occasionally, the site will take a very long t… (read more)

Every time I play this online game at the site, Wormax.io, it will lag and/or crash the tab after a few minutes of playing. Occasionally, the site will take a very long time to load.

Here's my crash report: bp-4fd287ff-c2e1-4168-8e9d-ac1950211202

Asked by Kevin Kehler 4 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 hours ago

Reopen Closed Tab button unreachable behind unclickable drop-down arrow

Title basically says it all. This newest update of Firefox has had multiple problems, starting with losing ALL my previous bookmarks and making me create them all over ag… (read more)

Title basically says it all. This newest update of Firefox has had multiple problems, starting with losing ALL my previous bookmarks and making me create them all over again. The latest issue is something I can't patch up myself. When I right-click the tabs bar to select "Reopen Closed Tab," it's now buried beneath some non-functioning drop-down arrow. Why? The drop arrow takes up the same amount of space the Reopen Closed Tab does. There's no room saved. As an added insult, arrow doesn't actually work. I can't click it. I can't scroll down through the options. I can't do anything. Reopen Closed Tab is now buried and completely unusable. If this continues, I'll be forced to downgrade to the previous Firefox to get rid of this problem. How do I solve this?

Asked by Amahowl 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 9 hours ago

Can't log in to Bank

I am trying to log in to my bank which up until yesterday was fine. I can log in on Chrome. So when i try to long in to the bank on either of our computers it just puts … (read more)

I am trying to log in to my bank which up until yesterday was fine. I can log in on Chrome. So when i try to long in to the bank on either of our computers it just puts a red circle with a line through. I have done nothing different to Firefox at all and it was fine until Sunday (yesterday). No messages come up just the cursor will not click on it... Any help appreciated

Liz C

Asked by Elspeth 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 20 hours ago

Browser

When i enter a new address a message comes up that says "The page isn't redirecting properly, Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the the request for this… (read more)

When i enter a new address a message comes up that says "The page isn't redirecting properly, Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the the request for this address in a way that will never complete" How do I remedy this?

Thanks Phillip

Asked by phillipconnolly23 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 20 hours ago

FireFox opening excess windows and using over 1/2 of memory, reset Firefox or remove and reinstall or ?

FireFox opening excess windows and using over 1/2 of memory, reset Firefox or remove and reinstall? Firefox opens 9 or more windows when startup on msn.com. Sometimes i… (read more)

FireFox opening excess windows and using over 1/2 of memory, reset Firefox or remove and reinstall? Firefox opens 9 or more windows when startup on msn.com. Sometimes it freezes when it uses up all memory, 8 GB. I have not emptyed cookies in quite a while and I have not refreshed FireFox 94.0.2. Please provide detailed instructions in English to fix.

Asked by Howard Steeley 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Firefox slow bootup

My Firefox keeps booting up slowly. I've refreshed it, restarted it, and reinstalled it and still no fix. It's even on an SSD as well. It isn't slow after it boots up. … (read more)

My Firefox keeps booting up slowly. I've refreshed it, restarted it, and reinstalled it and still no fix. It's even on an SSD as well. It isn't slow after it boots up.

Asked by HiramIII 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Search engine add-ons

The search engines I've added do not appear in the list after clicking the green + sign in the search box and they do not appear in the list in the options either. I use… (read more)

The search engines I've added do not appear in the list after clicking the green + sign in the search box and they do not appear in the list in the options either. I used the "add more search engines" found in the bottom of the search engines list to find the missing engines and add them again, but when I find the engine I want to add there is only the "remove" button. So this tells me the missing engines in the list are still there but not accessible. I tried removing the added search engine and then adding it again but this did not make them appear in the search engine list. Everything was working fine until getting the last update before Firefox 89. Is there a way to fix this???

Asked by heyfucyou 5 months ago

Last reply by sideburns 1 day ago

Firefox is running out of disk space Error, Running Very Slow & Crashing Help

I have Firefox Version 94.0.2 (64 Bit) running on Windows 11. First, I noticed Firefox was running very slow. It loads up slow and webpages are loading super slow. I down… (read more)

I have Firefox Version 94.0.2 (64 Bit) running on Windows 11. First, I noticed Firefox was running very slow. It loads up slow and webpages are loading super slow. I downloaded other Browsers and they are working just fine so this tells me there is an issue with Firefox. After a while, Firefox would randomly crash for no apparent reason, while loading a new webpage or installing an Extension. I have sent Feedback for every crash. I have closed all of the Tabs I can that I am not using on Firefox, cleared the Cache, Cookies & History, Restarted Firefox & my PC and everything I can think of. Now, I just started getting an Error Message at the top of Firefox that says this: Firefox is running out of disk space. Website contents may not display properly & it includes a link to read on how to optimize disk usage. I followed the Instructions in that Article and it did not help. I am at wits end. I am ready to Uninstall and Reinstall Firefox and see if that fixes the issue but I hate to lose all of my Extensions and ETC. Can someone please help me with this? Is there anything else I can do to speed Firefox up, stop the crashes and get rid of that error message?

Asked by Vyper Precision Corporation Amber 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

added white bar to one site(subreddit) that i cannot remove

https://imgur.com/a/vo9iWbj as you can see in the screenshot it can move horizontally and exlusively in this one tab. its not because of reddit enc. suite addon and its n… (read more)

https://imgur.com/a/vo9iWbj

as you can see in the screenshot it can move horizontally and exlusively in this one tab. its not because of reddit enc. suite addon and its not effected by ctrl+0.

I refreshed firefox and its still there on this one link and its driving me mad.

i used this https://github.com/black7375/Firefox-UI-Fix/tree/proton-style , but the things is only on that one subreddit. every other site and reddit/ subreddits post works properly.

i changed user.js and refreshed and it did not work.

i managed to screw the post up with my mouse and somehow dragging it, but i couldnt manage to replicate it as i was not looking at my monitor as that happened

id like to add when i try to block element the addon ublock origin doesnt see the white space, and its broken only on old reddit format but not when i turn old style reddit off. so im not sure whats wrong

Asked by mataza23 2 days ago

Last reply by TNorth 2 days ago

Low FPS + other problems with WebGL (games etc) only after signing into Sync

A lot of webGL apps are very low framerate (and lie about their framecounts), for example: https://webglsamples.org/blob/blob.html This runs smoothly at 60 fps in chromiu… (read more)

A lot of webGL apps are very low framerate (and lie about their framecounts), for example: https://webglsamples.org/blob/blob.html This runs smoothly at 60 fps in chromium, but in firefox it behaves badly. The fps counter flickers as either 53 or 80, but in reality it is maybe 15fps or lower and very stuttery. The resolution, number of blobs, or size of the window does not change anything.

  • If I enter Troubleshooting Mode, it all returns to working order. The FPS is fixed

I have tried disabling ALL extensions, changing to the default theme, disabling hardware acceleration, deleting cache+cookies+history

I installed firefox developer edition and checked it there, and it was at 60 fps, until I logged into Sync, when it then dropped.


I use KDE manjaro linux and have hardware that is definitely good enough to run the content at high framerates normally (everything works perfect in chromium)

Asked by saganomical 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

control process limit not showing

Hi, My firefox has been consuming lots of memory (and many CPU processes) for quite some time now. I read that i can adjust the number of multiple content process, but so… (read more)

Hi,

My firefox has been consuming lots of memory (and many CPU processes) for quite some time now.

I read that i can adjust the number of multiple content process, but somehow i am not seeing it inside about:preferences menu even after i checked 'Use hardware acceleration when available' option.

Do advise me on what should i do to improve my firefox speed?


Regards,

Frans

Asked by fransiskus.nugraha 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

all tabs crash when Private Internet Access (VPN software) drops connection

Hello, When my VPN client Private Internet Access drops its connection to the VPN server, all the tabs I have open in Firefox say they have crashed. I can restore the pag… (read more)

Hello,

When my VPN client Private Internet Access drops its connection to the VPN server, all the tabs I have open in Firefox say they have crashed. I can restore the pages by simply refreshing, but it didn't used to be like this. This doesn't happen if I turn off wifi or manually disconnect the VPN, only if the VPN drops the connection. Very strange.

My environment: - Mac Mini M1 2020 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD - MacOS Monterey 12.0.1 - PIA MacOS client 3.1.2 (build 06767) - Firefox 94.0.2 (64-bit) -- ublock origin 1.39.0 -- greasemonkey 4.11

Hopefully you can reproduce and fix it.

Asked by firefox1649 6 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 days ago

Firefox crackling, stable sound problem

I use Firefox 94, linux mint, 5.4.0-90-generic After I open url in new incognito tab all running sound starts to crackling, I can stable reproduce this with url https://m… (read more)

I use Firefox 94, linux mint, 5.4.0-90-generic After I open url in new incognito tab all running sound starts to crackling, I can stable reproduce this with url https://market.yandex.ru Please help, other browsers keep working after that

Asked by taranov.vv 1 week ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 2 days ago