closing an externally opened tab

Android 13, ff 107.1.0..... on previous Android phone, when I clicked a link in an email, the web page would open, and I could click an X on the tab and return to the ema… (read more)

Android 13, ff 107.1.0..... on previous Android phone, when I clicked a link in an email, the web page would open, and I could click an X on the tab and return to the email message. Now this requires several steps to get back to the email. How do I get back to the X on the tab to return to email message?

An email message with several links becomes pretty tedious in this new version.

Asked by alabamatoy 14 hours ago

Can't upload any files on any website

Whenever I tap a button on any website that is supposed to start uploading process nothing happens. I don't get to see a file browser with which I am supposed to pick a f… (read more)

Whenever I tap a button on any website that is supposed to start uploading process nothing happens. I don't get to see a file browser with which I am supposed to pick a file or anything else, only a slight website UI animation of the button responding to my tap if the website/button has one.

This has been the case from the moment I installed Firefox. It is the same in both regular and private browsing. I have looked at Firefox and Android app permission settings and haven't found anything and allowed everything relevant for Firefox to use (access to files, internet). I have no problem downloading files. I am using MIUI 13 Global.

Asked by Mussepua 22 hours ago

scrolling stops working on 2 certain websites

Everytime I go to Michael's. Com or Hobby Lobby .com my scrolling starts to stick I like click on ornaments let's sat. It will scroll the first few then it's Jerry and no… (read more)

Everytime I go to Michael's. Com or Hobby Lobby .com my scrolling starts to stick I like click on ornaments let's sat. It will scroll the first few then it's Jerry and no matter how many times I try to scroll down it keeps popping back to where it got stuck at. I am using Firefox build is 95.2.0 (Build #2015851755) Here's a link to where it started https://www.michaels.com/paint-and-painting-supplies/paint-brushes/845161197?page=3 I hope I've given enough info.

Asked by tedmonds333 22 hours ago

Last reply by tedmonds333 22 hours ago

Sorting history on Android is impractical and unintuitive

I have no idea if it's even possible, but on Desktop I can sort my history in the order I've visited them, from the latest being on top to the ones visited a long time ag… (read more)

I have no idea if it's even possible, but on Desktop I can sort my history in the order I've visited them, from the latest being on top to the ones visited a long time ago towards the bottom (and this should really be the default method for sorting history).

How can I achieve this on Firefox Nightly for Android?

Asked by thomasyou03 1 day ago

Pixel 6a phone restart when using Firefox Android

Not sure if anyone else is running to this, but my phone will restart when browsing this website. https://asura.gg When I switch to the brave browser, same website, no is… (read more)

Not sure if anyone else is running to this, but my phone will restart when browsing this website. https://asura.gg When I switch to the brave browser, same website, no issues.

Asked by dschultz31 2 days ago

Last reply by dschultz31 1 day ago

bookmarks on new samsung tablet

I recently got new samsung tablet s6 . I am logged into successfully to synchronize and see my bookmarks. Problem is I can't save new bookmarks on tablet. I found arti… (read more)

I recently got new samsung tablet s6 . I am logged into successfully to synchronize and see my bookmarks. Problem is I can't save new bookmarks on tablet. I found article about write protected file but those directions are not available on the tablet/android version of Firefox.

Less important 2nd question is...should the collections from my phone and pc show up on tablet? I do not see them. Would so much like to see them

Asked by Paulie C 6 days ago

Last reply by Paulie C 1 day ago

Home screen icons no longer have names

My home screen icons no longer have any names! It's impossible to tell different shortcuts from one another if they share the same image. There's nothing in the customisa… (read more)

My home screen icons no longer have any names! It's impossible to tell different shortcuts from one another if they share the same image. There's nothing in the customisation options about hiding text, and I wouldn't have enabled any such feature if I had found the option. Help!? I know there were names there before.

Asked by silarcta 2 days ago

Links added to home screen stopped working

I have used links to websites added to home screen. These shortcuts recently stopped working. If I use bookmark on Firefox Android it opens. If I copy url to Chrome and c… (read more)

I have used links to websites added to home screen. These shortcuts recently stopped working. If I use bookmark on Firefox Android it opens. If I copy url to Chrome and create a shortcut link on home screen it works. Is there a Firefox setting that changed? I've used these shortcuts without problem on this phone until past week or so.

I'm on Android 11 updated to Oct 2022. Xiaomi Poco X4 Pro 5G. Firefox 107.1.0 with "add shortcuts to home screen" enabled.

Thank you for guidance.

Asked by mkevin 2 days ago

How do I disable videos playing in the background?

In this article, it specifically says "Listen to videos in the background If you minimize Firefox while playing video/audio, it will continue to play in the background, … (read more)

In this article, it specifically says "Listen to videos in the background If you minimize Firefox while playing video/audio, it will continue to play in the background, so you can multitask on your phone." I am wondering how to disable this on the newest version of firefox nightly mobile/original firefox mobile.

Asked by victorjxlee 3 days ago

Last reply by victorjxlee 3 days ago

Synchronization of History bewteen Android & other devices

Hi, I'm using Firefox for all my devices. I activated synchronization of all items from all devices. But the History is not synchronized between devices. Meaning, from my… (read more)

Hi,

I'm using Firefox for all my devices. I activated synchronization of all items from all devices. But the History is not synchronized between devices. Meaning, from my Windows Firefox, I'm not able to see the history from my Android device, and vis versa.

I'm using last versions of FF from all my devices (I always update to last version when one is available).

Is there something I'm missing?

Many thanks for your help.

Best regards,

Asked by Orlando 3 weeks ago

Last reply by Orlando 3 days ago

Vanguard site auto scrolls back to top

https://www.vanguard.ca/en/advisor/products/products-group/etfs/VEQT If I scroll down this site. If my scroll isn't straight down. It will auto scroll to the top of the p… (read more)

https://www.vanguard.ca/en/advisor/products/products-group/etfs/VEQT

If I scroll down this site. If my scroll isn't straight down. It will auto scroll to the top of the page


This makes it very difficult to read page.

Asked by Wren 4 days ago

Last reply by Wren 4 days ago

Addons refuse to stay in.

NoScript and all other addons but two are refusing to stay on. I click on the add ons list I click on the addon/NoScript, Ghostery, uBlock, and a half dozen others, and … (read more)

NoScript and all other addons but two are refusing to stay on.

I click on the add ons list

I click on the addon/NoScript, Ghostery, uBlock, and a half dozen others, and they are OFF

I click ON.

Gray dot moves to the right, turns BLUE appropriately, and HOES BACK TO OFF immediately.

Asked by islandtimeonly 5 days ago

Save Password option not working

Hi, I needed to update a log-in to a website but after I changed it there was no option to "save password". Am I missing something? I'm on Android 8.1.0 using a Tablet de… (read more)

Hi, I needed to update a log-in to a website but after I changed it there was no option to "save password". Am I missing something? I'm on Android 8.1.0 using a Tablet device.

Asked by abs1_squires 6 days ago