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Password Manager not prompting to save or change passwords

Quantum in its most recent versions has simply stopped prompting for new or changed passwords on Mac OS X, even though all the correct boxes are ticked or unticked. This … (read more)

Quantum in its most recent versions has simply stopped prompting for new or changed passwords on Mac OS X, even though all the correct boxes are ticked or unticked. This is really annoying as my memory is failing and I count on the password manager to save and update all my passwords. The ones which were saved in past versions of Firefox are still there, but anything that is from a new website or has been changed isn't. I can mostly change the updated ones manually, but can't put in new websites and their passwords myself. What am I doing wrong?

Asked by Gumrat 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Cannot remove bookmarks, tried all help topics

Hello; At my wits end. these bookmarks (circled) are like dead bookmarks, can't click on them. Tried all help in getting rid of them. Any ideas on how to delete them? THA… (read more)

Hello;

At my wits end. these bookmarks (circled) are like dead bookmarks, can't click on them. Tried all help in getting rid of them. Any ideas on how to delete them?

THANKS in advance.

Asked by JJLangenstein 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Why did the Firefox feeds backup.opml just show up on my desktop?

Hi, Why did the Firefox feeds backup.opml just show up on my desktop? Can I delete this desktop icon and not loose my regular website bookmarks? Thanks … (read more)

Hi,

Why did the Firefox feeds backup.opml just show up on my desktop?

Can I delete this desktop icon and not loose my regular website bookmarks?

Thanks

Asked by Jener 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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backup/restore versus import/export html

So I want to archive/backup my bookmarks. I see that I can "Backup" and "Restore" to/from a json file, or I can "Export Bookmarks to HTML" and then "Import Bookmarks from… (read more)

So I want to archive/backup my bookmarks. I see that I can "Backup" and "Restore" to/from a json file, or I can "Export Bookmarks to HTML" and then "Import Bookmarks from HTML". Moz support suggests doing the former, though I know the latter works. Why would I do one instead of the other? FWIW, the html file I get is 8MB, while the json file is just 1MB. This seems positively screwy to have two completely separate ways of doing backups. What are these functions intended to be for? Maybe these are intended to allow porting bookmarks to/from different browsers?

Asked by danll 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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My website is not working in Firefox but its working fine in Chrome

I just made my website and it's not working in Firefox however in chrome its working fine. It's in Wordpress. Is something wrong with my wordpress plugins. It gives me e… (read more)

I just made my website and it's not working in Firefox however in chrome its working fine. It's in Wordpress. Is something wrong with my wordpress plugins.

It gives me error that says "Secure Connection Failed"

Website Link : http://esportsrush.com/

https://i.imgur.com/QnrvzMg.jpg

Can't use the add images button below so posting imgur link here.

Asked by gomu 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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cannot login to horizon view 7

Upgrade from 63 to 64, no extensions/addons or security apps present. Flash enabled to make the login page available. After inputing username/password and selecting domai… (read more)

Upgrade from 63 to 64, no extensions/addons or security apps present. Flash enabled to make the login page available. After inputing username/password and selecting domain, hitting enter or pressing Login does nothing. Our only solution at the moment is to downgrade to 63 and disable automatic updating.

Firefox 64 (64bit) Adobe Flash Player 32 NPAPI 32.0.0.101 Adobe Shockwave Player 12.3.4.204

Asked by vStewie 1 year ago

Answered by vStewie 1 year ago

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firefox cursor size

I have been trying to change the size of my mouse cursor. Its very small and not easy to find. I tried the ui.caretWidth thing. What that did, I think, is change the si… (read more)

I have been trying to change the size of my mouse cursor. Its very small and not easy to find. I tried the ui.caretWidth thing. What that did, I think, is change the size of my typing cursor but did nothing to the mouse cursor.

Thoughts?

Asked by greg 1 year ago

Answered by McCoy 1 year ago

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restore bookmarks

Greetings, I have been unable to restore my previous bookmarks due to the recent Firefox update. I have tried to ctrl+shift+B and try to import my bookmark in the backup … (read more)

Greetings,

I have been unable to restore my previous bookmarks due to the recent Firefox update.

I have tried to ctrl+shift+B and try to import my bookmark in the backup file in my profile folder but whenever I try to import my bookmark from the backup folder it says "unable to process backup files".

Ive also tried to import them from html link using the link I got here ; https://www.jeffersonscher.com/ffu/bookbackreader.html , it doesnt work, tells me the download "failed"..

I also tried to change the file extension from .jsonlz4 to .json ,still not working...(unable to process file).

Please help me get my bookmarks back, this is so frustrating.. Also needless to say im totally clueless in terms of computers (I am 62 years old),It took me 2 hours to understand and try to follow the instructions in similar post, Im not even joking... could you please use simple language and instructions in order to help ?

Thank you.

Asked by eTeRNaL_DrEaMeR 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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How can I make Firefox use google/ncr

Dear Community, I recently switched back to FF from chrome and I really love it. There is one thing I cannot get to work though: I would like to have google as default se… (read more)

Dear Community,

I recently switched back to FF from chrome and I really love it. There is one thing I cannot get to work though: I would like to have google as default search engine but without country redirect. In Chrome this is done by using https://www.google.com/search?q=%s&pws=0&gl=us&gws_rd=cr as search engine. What is the equivalent in FF?

Thanks in advance!

Asked by ChiefBigFeather 1 year ago

Answered by ChiefBigFeather 1 year ago

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Why does using the 'back' button sometimes cause a page reload, but other times does NOT cause a page reload in the same app?

I've noticed this on various sites, but I'll use YouTube as an example. I'm sitting on my YouTube 'home' page and I see a set of 'suggestions'. I click on one of the sugg… (read more)

I've noticed this on various sites, but I'll use YouTube as an example. I'm sitting on my YouTube 'home' page and I see a set of 'suggestions'. I click on one of the suggested vids and watch it. Afterward, I hit the 'back' button in the browser (there is not an embedded back button in the app). Sometimes hitting the 'back' button takes me back to the same YouTube page with my suggested videos and I can watch another. Other times, hitting the 'back' button causes a new page to load and I now have a new set of suggested videos displayed. This behavior is not consistent - sometime the page load occurs, other times the same page appears. I cannot detect a pattern to this. What's annoying about this is that there may have been more than one thing I wanted to view on the initial 'suggested videos' section of the original page displayed. However, after watching one of the vids and hitting the 'back' button, if a new page loads, I now no longer have access to those other suggested vids I wanted to watch. As I noted earlier, I've seen this behavior in other apps too. I don't know if this is the right place to ask about this, or if it's a browser thing at all, I'm just trying to understand what's causing this behavior and figure out if there's anyway for me to mitigate it.

Asked by khedger 1 year ago

Answered by hellosct1 1 year ago

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Why can't Firefox display images on 4chan.org?

I am using Firefox version 64.0 build ID 20181206201918 on Windows 10 version 1803 build 17134.407. When visiting 4chan.org images in the popular threads section will not… (read more)

I am using Firefox version 64.0 build ID 20181206201918 on Windows 10 version 1803 build 17134.407.

When visiting 4chan.org images in the popular threads section will not load however when visiting 4channel.org the images in the popular threads section load fine.

I briefly looked at the source code for both pages and I am unable to see any difference as to why this is happening.

When I visit the same sites in Chrome there are no problems.

The troubleshooting I have gone through so far is to refresh firefox (that made no difference), and change the names for the following folders:

%appdata%\Mozilla\Extensions

%appdata%\Mozilla\Firefox

%LocalAppData%Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles

That also made no difference.

Can anyone replicate this problem? If so, is it a bug in Firefox when encountering certain code?

I have attached screen shots of the websites in question showing you what I am seeing.

edit: So I forgot to mention that after renaming the folders for Firefox, effectively resetting it and removing all customization, I immediately tried the web pages in question making no changes to Firefox.

Asked by graphicjazz 1 year ago

Answered by graphicjazz 1 year ago

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where may I find the button: tab open in a new window

Question: where may I find the button: tab open in a new window Details: since last update to 64.0 (64-Bit, I miss the button. there are now 12 buttons, but I used only 2… (read more)

Question: where may I find the button: tab open in a new window Details: since last update to 64.0 (64-Bit, I miss the button. there are now 12 buttons, but I used only 2 - the one I ask and reopen closed tab!

Asked by elbe-fox 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Settings don't exist in FF 64 for "Allow or block media autoplay in Firefox"

On a Mozilla How-To page (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-autoplay), instructions are given for going to Permissions under Privacy and Security to easily selec… (read more)

On a Mozilla How-To page (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-autoplay), instructions are given for going to Permissions under Privacy and Security to easily select to allow or not allow autoplay of videos.

But on FF 64, that feature simply doesn't exist! (See uploaded image compared to image on the above linked Mozilla help page.)

I'm seeing a couple somewhat recent discussions about stopping autoplay in Yahoo, but it's a bit above my head, as there are configurations talked about that I don't know how to start doing.

Also, it's unclear to me in those discussions if Mozilla intentionally got rid of this easy-to-do setting, and if so why, and if it plans to bring it back or what.

In the meantime, what exactly do I do to stop autoplay of videos?

Asked by zillamobster 1 year ago

Answered by McCoy 1 year ago

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forms and autofill saves every name I type into it. Can this be stopped

I use industry specific program called resnexus for managing my bed and breakfast. Every time I search for a guest in the resnexus tab, it adds them to my saved addresses… (read more)

I use industry specific program called resnexus for managing my bed and breakfast. Every time I search for a guest in the resnexus tab, it adds them to my saved addresses under "Forms and Autofill". I have already created 2 form fills and don't want Firefox to automatically add new items. I want to keep autofill turned on as I do lots of online petitions. Any suggestions?

Asked by Glenno 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Shortcut to Saved Logins (or any other Firefox option)

Dear all, To access the saved passwords for websites one has to go to Options -> Privacy & Security -> Saved Logins. Is there a shortcut for this? Ideally, I'd… (read more)

Dear all,

To access the saved passwords for websites one has to go to Options -> Privacy & Security -> Saved Logins. Is there a shortcut for this? Ideally, I'd like to find an add-on that allows to create a toolbar button as a shortcut to any Firefox option.

Thanks in advance.

Asked by dr 1 year ago

Answered by McCoy 1 year ago

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Firefox Update Glitch

Firefox 63.0.3 Windows 7 Home Premium When I opened Firefox this morning, it stated that there was a new version available so I clicked the box. The browser closed, it we… (read more)

Firefox 63.0.3 Windows 7 Home Premium

When I opened Firefox this morning, it stated that there was a new version available so I clicked the box.

The browser closed, it went through the motions, and reopened the browser.

I checked the version and it still showed 63.0.3, with the option to update, so I rebooted the computer, reopened the browser, and it still shows 63.0.3 with the option to update.

I am sure that others have already posted about this but what is the fix?

Asked by Buddy2014 1 year ago

Answered by Buddy2014 1 year ago

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Ctrl+E and Ctrl+K to focus search bar now add "? " before caret. How to fix that?

For example I'm on "https://www.google.fr/", I type the shortcut and the search bar becomes "? " with caret at the end. (My address bar and search bar are the same) … (read more)

For example I'm on "https://www.google.fr/", I type the shortcut and the search bar becomes "? " with caret at the end.

(My address bar and search bar are the same)

Asked by Victor 1 year ago

Answered by Roland Tanglao 1 year ago