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How can I stop videos from automatically starting (autoplay)?

Every web page with video / audio content begins to autoplay (at the vid's highest volume) approximately 5 seconds after opening the page. I could disable this in Safari … (read more)

Every web page with video / audio content begins to autoplay (at the vid's highest volume) approximately 5 seconds after opening the page. I could disable this in Safari and Chromium, but see no option to disable the 'Autoplay' feature in Firefox. Worse, there are no plug-ins or extensions available that will allow this to be done. If you have had success disabling this annoying 'feature' (it's not a 'bug,' right?), please advise how it was done so that I may rid myself of these annoying vids. Thanks in advance.

Asked by Dr_Know 3 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 years ago

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how to add the REAL google images search engine to search bar?

Hi, I have been trying forever to find the REAL google images search engine, so i can add it to the search bar. You know how you type in a word or phrase, and then can cl… (read more)

Hi, I have been trying forever to find the REAL google images search engine, so i can add it to the search bar. You know how you type in a word or phrase, and then can click that spyglass icon, to scroll down and choose a search engine? Well Google is there, but not google Images, which i use all the time. But when i click on "change search settings", and from there click on "add more search engines", all my most intense efforts to find the actual, original google images search "Google Images", only leads to a bunch of imitations that have you right-click an image and search for others like it.

But the real one, the one i want to add to my search engines drop-down, has you simply type in a word right there, and click on the icon to search. (ie., no need to click any image first!)

How can i get this real one into my search bar engines list?

Thanks!

Asked by coatli 3 years ago

Answered by Mushaf 2 years ago

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where is firefox for raspberry pi 3?

All that the pie has is chrome for a browser. There is no HMA. There is noScript. There is no feeling of being secure. With all the skill available at Mozilla, Fox on… (read more)

All that the pie has is chrome for a browser. There is no HMA. There is noScript. There is no feeling of being secure. With all the skill available at Mozilla, Fox on the Pie should be a piece of cake! "Right?" Let's get'er done ... .

Asked by newPIE 3 years ago

Answered by Shadow110 3 years ago

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Firefox Sierra needs Javascript 8 for hotmail on Mac OS X

I have tried to install the new version of Java but every time I try to use hotmail, I am disallowed because there is no javascript! How do I install my downloaded Java o… (read more)

I have tried to install the new version of Java but every time I try to use hotmail, I am disallowed because there is no javascript! How do I install my downloaded Java on my Mac?

Asked by Ninzilla 3 years ago

Answered by cor-el 3 years ago

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Language add-ons no longer available in Firefox latest update 54.0

Help! All my language packages have been disabled while updating to Firefox 54.0: "Firefox was unable to find updates to your incompatible add-ons" and when I go to addon… (read more)

Help! All my language packages have been disabled while updating to Firefox 54.0: "Firefox was unable to find updates to your incompatible add-ons" and when I go to addons.mozilla.org, all language packages I need (including English! (GB)) show as "not available for Firefox 54.0". I'm a linguist so I really need them!! what shall I do? Do I have to go back to Firefox previous version?? Thanks for you help

Asked by AudeDL 3 years ago

Answered by AudeDL 3 years ago

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Cannot open Mozilla Firefox browser since a tab appears instead "https://www.malwarebytes.com/restorebrowser/index.html"

For a while now I have been getting the above message when I try to open Mozilla Firefox. I have reinstalled Firefox and deleted Malwarebytes but the message persists. Be… (read more)

For a while now I have been getting the above message when I try to open Mozilla Firefox. I have reinstalled Firefox and deleted Malwarebytes but the message persists. Below the tabs, it provides a long list of ways to "restore browser" purportedly detected during their last scan, which I have not attempted to correct. MF downloaded fine, but I cannot get to see the browser. Please provide a solution as simple as possible. This looks like malware to me.

link: https://www.malwarebytes.com/restorebrowser/index.html

Asked by Myrt 3 years ago

Answered by Myrt 3 years ago

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Could you please date all your articles.

That's it. I don't expect every article to have been published or updated today. But if I visit a page like, oh, https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-download-and-ins… (read more)

That's it.

I don't expect every article to have been published or updated today. But if I visit a page like, oh, https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-download-and-install-firefox-mac and it was written in 1996 I'm going to give it different credence compared to an article written in 2016.

Asked by hmg8137 3 years ago

Answered by hmg8137 3 years ago

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Firefox couldnt load XPCOM DURING Installation WTF GIVES???

Seriously. This is downright stupid. I attempted to download Firefox for the first time on this laptop and got a "This file is corrupt" error before the downloading porti… (read more)

Seriously. This is downright stupid. I attempted to download Firefox for the first time on this laptop and got a "This file is corrupt" error before the downloading portion was even done. I cancelled the download and retried and it went all the way though although it froze temporarily around the 66% mark and then finished. But after that I got "couldn't load XPCOM" so I did I completely uninstalled Firefox and then attempted to reinstall and again at the 66% mark at downloading I got "Couldn't load XPCOM"...the heck is going on with this oversized hunk of junk?

Asked by Acanex88 3 years ago

Answered by Happy112 3 years ago

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Cursor turns into hand over link, link cannot be clicked

This is clearly a Firefox problem b/c it is not an issue in other browsers. I have tried refreshing and restarting my computer. Once the arrow goes away and the hand app… (read more)

This is clearly a Firefox problem b/c it is not an issue in other browsers. I have tried refreshing and restarting my computer. Once the arrow goes away and the hand appears, all is lost. the link is useless. This has happened several times in the last few months but this time it is happening on NPR when I try to listen to the broadcast. If I use Safari, it works fine. I have been loyal to Firefox though thick and thin but this is taking me to the point of reconsidering - too many useless links that I have to use another browser for.

Asked by jkarcher1 3 years ago

Answered by bygabyga 3 years ago

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I am doing my profile and they want a URL ?

I am filling in my profile haveing just downloaded Thunderbird mail system and one question is enter your URL and I can not think for the life of me what it is. URL … (read more)

I am filling in my profile haveing just downloaded Thunderbird mail system and one question is enter your URL and I can not think for the life of me what it is. URL

Asked by patandgarry 3 years ago

Answered by bygabyga 3 years ago

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How can I clear cookies and still leave my banking login information so i dont have to type my card number again

Every time I clear my cookies I have to re-enter my login information when I want to do online banking. Is it possible to clear the cookies and still leave my banking inf… (read more)

Every time I clear my cookies I have to re-enter my login information when I want to do online banking. Is it possible to clear the cookies and still leave my banking info available

Asked by HarleyBob 3 years ago

Answered by bygabyga 3 years ago

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HELP HELP HELP F****** HELP ME

None of my questions are complicated at all! Does anyone even go on these? Someone help me! For one all I need it a tutorial! https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/… (read more)

None of my questions are complicated at all! Does anyone even go on these? Someone help me! For one all I need it a tutorial! https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1164048

Why is it so hard to get some simple help?? Who am I supposed to go to, f****** Geek Squad?

Asked by amhol 3 years ago

Answered by Moses 3 years ago