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Whenever I go to save a web page, it says failed in the download history.

Whenever I save a webpage, it says failed in the Download history. The page actually does save but shows it as failed. If I double-click on the "failed" page in the Downl… (read more)

Whenever I save a webpage, it says failed in the Download history. The page actually does save but shows it as failed. If I double-click on the "failed" page in the Download history, the download history says that it saved, but if I open the re-saved page the re-saved webpage many times looks like a non-html page or simply only saves part of the page. This is puzzling in that if I ignore the false message that the page failed to save and open the page from my download folder, all looks fine. Please help, Thanks, pianotech

Asked by pianotech1 1 day ago

sudden taskbar colour change

The background colour in the task bars for my Firefox and Thunderbird programs suddenly "inverted" (what was dark is now light and vice versa). Was this intentional on th… (read more)

The background colour in the task bars for my Firefox and Thunderbird programs suddenly "inverted" (what was dark is now light and vice versa). Was this intentional on the part of Mozilla? Could it be an indication of a virus or other security threat?

Asked by philip33 1 day ago

The "List" in my email does not create a group or list. I've tried several times

I have tried several times to create a list for the groups I belong to so I don't have to type each name each time. I've had no success in creating this list. Please help… (read more)

I have tried several times to create a list for the groups I belong to so I don't have to type each name each time. I've had no success in creating this list. Please help...I have groups of over 50 at times and it is a pain without a group list. Thanks for your help

Asked by LuLu12 1 day ago

ancestry family tree won't open in firefox

When I try to open my family tree in Ancestry, instead of opening on the Ancestry website, I get a dialog box that says it is a Firefox HTML file. This never happened wh… (read more)

When I try to open my family tree in Ancestry, instead of opening on the Ancestry website, I get a dialog box that says it is a Firefox HTML file. This never happened when I worked on my Ancestry tree earlier this year. When I click on the "open in Firefox" option, a new page opens but there is no information. Ancestry says that it may be a problem with Firefox. Any suggestions?

Asked by pattop 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Firefox menu (and only the Firefox menu) in the menu bar persists to read in French

In settings the language is set to English (US) and all pages and menus, notices, etc., appear in that language. No matter what I do (and I tried removing French) from th… (read more)

In settings the language is set to English (US) and all pages and menus, notices, etc., appear in that language.

No matter what I do (and I tried removing French) from the list of "alternative" languages in the menu, but though it can be selected, the "remove" button is not active.

I have attached a screen shot.

Asked by howard26 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Firefox Profile Folder

I’m not internet savvy. What is the Firefox Profile Folder and exactly where can I find it? And what’s it for?? I have never heard of it until five minutes ago. Thank you… (read more)

I’m not internet savvy. What is the Firefox Profile Folder and exactly where can I find it? And what’s it for?? I have never heard of it until five minutes ago. Thank you for being nice and helping me to understand. DebC54

Asked by Debbie 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Control of print margins

When I try to print a document, including from your frequent questions site, the right and left margins are equal to 1 3/4 inches even though on the web site the margins … (read more)

When I try to print a document, including from your frequent questions site, the right and left margins are equal to 1 3/4 inches even though on the web site the margins are set at .5 inches. I have tinkered with all the available options but no matter what I do the result is 1 3/4 inch right and left margins.

This also happens when I try to print a document from Vanguard's message center.

How do I resolve this matter

John V.

Asked by johnand.margie 3 weeks ago

Last reply by johnand.margie 1 day ago

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E-mail downloads automatically whether it a file or another URL in the e-mail

Evidently my spouse inadvertently checked a dialogue box, and now all files and urls contained in the e-mail will only download and not open in a new window. I have gone… (read more)

Evidently my spouse inadvertently checked a dialogue box, and now all files and urls contained in the e-mail will only download and not open in a new window. I have gone to Options-General and have checked "ask me" not download. Really could use help on this. Thanks Jon

Asked by jonl881105 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

Firefox won't start

Firefox was working normally earlier in the day. I'm not aware of any updates on my computer. I didn't install add-ins. When I click the firefox icon to launch the progra… (read more)

Firefox was working normally earlier in the day. I'm not aware of any updates on my computer. I didn't install add-ins. When I click the firefox icon to launch the program, the cursor momentarily has the hourglass symbol then nothing happens. There is not error message. Firefox is not shown in the task manager list. The firewall has mozilla firefox in the list of allowed programs. I've tried rebooting, reinstalling, the refresh tool, deleting appdata files, temp files, anything I could find in the registry with mozilla in the name, then rebooting again then reinstalling. I don't want to go back to Chrome... =(

Asked by scottlburnett 2 days ago

Last reply by scottlburnett 1 day ago

FF 'complete' buttons don't work (submit, checkout, send...)

On a number of sites I am increasingly finding that I do all the work in Firefox (ordering, filling froms, filling text boxes) and can't complete the job because the fin… (read more)

On a number of sites I am increasingly finding that I do all the work in Firefox (ordering, filling froms, filling text boxes) and can't complete the job because the final complete button does nothing. Slowly but surely I am having to switch to Chrome to do stuff, and I don't want to! The latest example is Ocado on which I've used FF for years. Now, Book a slot, fill trolley, "checkout" button doesn't work. (anybody can duplicate this). Even they know about it - it just started this week after "we have just changed our webpage".

What are all these sites doing that FF is not keeping up with ?

Asked by BugFatigue 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

search engine changed to yahoo and defalut is google

I have been using firefox for a few years now and am pleased with it. Just recently the search engine, google, was changed to yahoo and i do not want to use yahoo. I pr… (read more)

I have been using firefox for a few years now and am pleased with it. Just recently the search engine, google, was changed to yahoo and i do not want to use yahoo. I prefer google. This change was none of my doing; one day the search engine is yahoo. I have reloaded firefox, checked the settings on the computer and on firefox and i cannot make the change back to google.

I read something about an add-on and it was not clear as to what to do.

Any suggests?

Regards, Charlie

Asked by cparis132 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

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pausing a video mutes all sounds with bluetooth headphones

Hi ! Ever since I received my bluetooth headphones (ATH-SR50BT), I've had a problem with the sound. Whenever I pause a video or kill the tab it's in (even if the video is… (read more)

Hi !

Ever since I received my bluetooth headphones (ATH-SR50BT), I've had a problem with the sound. Whenever I pause a video or kill the tab it's in (even if the video is not playing) all the sounds of my computer are muted. Simply changing my sound output and going back to my headphone resume the other sounds.

I've tried solutions for Windows and the headphone without success, and then found solutions that appear to work for Chrome (https://support.google.com/chrome/thread/8894867?hl=en&msgid=14396047) and Spotify (https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Windows/Pausing-Spotify-Playback-quot-Mutes-quot-ALL-Audio-Playback-On/m-p/4551102/highlight/true#M64084), hence why I decided to search for a Firefox fix.

Could someone help me ?

Asked by pauldelrincon 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

Version 82 does not display PDF correctly

Hi, I have a problem after update from v.81 to v.82. In last version, my PDFs are not display correctly. In other PDF viewers the problem does not exist. The error can b… (read more)

Hi, I have a problem after update from v.81 to v.82. In last version, my PDFs are not display correctly. In other PDF viewers the problem does not exist.

The error can be seen in the attachments.

Asked by vasile.ticau 3 days ago

Last reply by vasile.ticau 2 days ago

trailing slah are added at the end of mime link

Hello, I'm using Firefox 81.0.2 on Ubuntu 20.04. I have a local html page with link formatted link that : ssh://server.domain.com If I type in a terminal : xdg-open ss… (read more)

Hello, I'm using Firefox 81.0.2 on Ubuntu 20.04. I have a local html page with link formatted link that : ssh://server.domain.com If I type in a terminal : xdg-open ssh:/server.domain.com No problem it works as intended, however in Firefox it doesnt if I use xdg-opn to open a link starting with ssh. I suspect it comes from the fact that meanwhile my links are written like that : <area shape="rect" coords="1428,438,1463,495" href="ssh://server.domain.com" alt="" onmouseover="showTooltip('n14')" onmouseout="hideTooltip()"> when putting my mouse over the link it appears in the bottom left corner as: ssh://server.domain.com/ That trailing slash is most likely the problem ssh:// mime shouldn't consider / to be anything more that a caracter and I don't blame xdg-open here, but why would firefox add a trailing slash to a link while it's not written in the html file in the first place ? Hope any one will have an answer.

Asked by commercial23 1 day ago

Clear all History / Windows and Linux different / Bug

In Windows Version... Shift-Ctrl-Del then Enter executes [Preferred] In Linux Version... Shift-Ctrl-Del then Enter cancels [Argh - I MUST click Ok] Shift-Ctrl-Del then S… (read more)

In Windows Version...

Shift-Ctrl-Del then Enter executes [Preferred]


In Linux Version...

Shift-Ctrl-Del then Enter cancels [Argh - I MUST click Ok]

Shift-Ctrl-Del then Shift-Tab then Enter executes [Almost preferred but not the same as in Windows version


Need the "Ok" button to be selected so I can simply press Enter

Asked by sorky 2 days ago

我在市场下载了一个恶意插件,导致私密信息泄漏,财产损失,如何找到这个插件开发者

https://addons.mozilla.org/zh-CN/firefox/addon/tronkepar/ 前阵子,我在火狐市场下载了一个插件,是一个web钱包的样子,然后我导入私密信息,导致财产损失,如何找到这个插件的开发者,追回损失。 还有,如果我把这个插件卸载了,系统还安全吗? … (read more)

https://addons.mozilla.org/zh-CN/firefox/addon/tronkepar/ 前阵子,我在火狐市场下载了一个插件,是一个web钱包的样子,然后我导入私密信息,导致财产损失,如何找到这个插件的开发者,追回损失。

还有,如果我把这个插件卸载了,系统还安全吗?

Asked by 33274461 2 days ago

How to open firefox browser in our chrome based application

Hello, Our requirement is as below- We have our client application which is chrome compatible application. As a integration process, we merged 4 sub component / applicati… (read more)

Hello,

Our requirement is as below-

We have our client application which is chrome compatible application. As a integration process, we merged 4 sub component / applications in our existing client application. We now allowed users to connect these applications from chrome based client application by clicking on its Dashboard Icon. Once clicked, new chrome tab is getting opened and users can access that application.

The Problem here is - two of the applications were Firefox compatible applications due to which its UI appearance is not upto the mark in Chrome.

Could you please provide solution so that we can open those sub applications in new Firefox browser (from chrome browser)? We had checked firefox extension (add on) but its not useful as this will only open or convert current url in firefox browser.

Thanks .

Best regards, Anuprita Thakur.

Asked by anuprita_t 2 days ago

Forum? What Forum?

Where is the Forum? This is a FAQ-Site, not a forum? Why do you make it extra hard to file a bug? Or to go on an actual forum/board? What community is supposed "to help"?… (read more)

Where is the Forum? This is a FAQ-Site, not a forum? Why do you make it extra hard to file a bug? Or to go on an actual forum/board? What community is supposed "to help"?

Asked by millidaw 1 month ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 days ago