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Import password from .csv file

I go to the Firefox Configuration Editor (about:config page), find the signon.management.page.fileImport.enabled preference and toggle it to true. But I still don't see … (read more)

I go to the Firefox Configuration Editor (about:config page), find the signon.management.page.fileImport.enabled preference and toggle it to true. But I still don't see the entry: Import from a File…

Can someone help me? Thank you

Asked by SKINI Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by TyDraniu Prieš 3 mėnesius

Spell checker not working

Hi Guys and Girls, For the love of all that is keeping me alive at the moment please help solving the issue of spell checker not working. I have a new MacBook Pro and set… (read more)

Hi Guys and Girls,

For the love of all that is keeping me alive at the moment please help solving the issue of spell checker not working.

I have a new MacBook Pro and setup Firfox by installing it and siging in to sync.

The spell checker does not underline the words as I type here or in Google or WhatsApp Web.

Also when I right click no language opion appears.

I does work in Gmail for some weird reason.

After follwing a suggestion of installing an add-on dictionary and resarting Firefox, no change came about.

See attached for more...

Thanks in advance for your help.

Asked by schalas Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by cor-el Prieš 3 savaites

Clearing history doesn't clear auto suggestions and autofills (NOT good)

Please can someone explain to me. I go to a different place to work and I go on firefox and login to my account to sync all the passwords and saved websites needed to do … (read more)

Please can someone explain to me. I go to a different place to work and I go on firefox and login to my account to sync all the passwords and saved websites needed to do my work. Finishing my work I am clearing all the history from today (yes, ticking all the boxes) and disconnecting from my Firefox account. HOWEVER, even doing it a few times and restarting firefox didn't remove all the Google accounts etc.

I don't want to sound like a drama queen but how can I trust Firefox? What was I supposed to do to ACTUALLY clear my activity to leave the place hoping for people using the PC in the following days to not see my accounts! Any advice will be much appreciated.

Asked by djemen Prieš 4 mėnesius

Last reply by jscher2000 Prieš 4 mėnesius

recovering lost session

Hi, I lost all my windows and tabs on the latest firefox upgrade and I am trying to restore the session. I've done this many times in the pat and I know it is as simple a… (read more)

Hi,

I lost all my windows and tabs on the latest firefox upgrade and I am trying to restore the session.

I've done this many times in the pat and I know it is as simple as renaming the old session file and moving it, but I never seem to remember exactly what I need to rename and move! I wish there was a simple tool that did this, as I always seem to waste a lot of time trying to remember and figure it out.

Anyway, I found the previous session in the backup session folder . I renamed it: "sessionstore.jsonlz4" and moved it to the main folder - but this didn't work. Actually, whatever happened it erased the file! Fortunately I still have another version of the file backed up.

What do I need to name this file and where do I need to put it so that Firefox will recognize it as a previous session and allow me to load it?

Thank you for your help.

Asked by velive Prieš 4 mėnesius

Last reply by jscher2000 Prieš 4 mėnesius

How to hide bookmarks toolbar?

Hello, I had removed 'Bookmarks toolbar items' from customize but it still have some space for 'Bookmarks toolbar items'. how to remove this? I had tried reopen browser b… (read more)

Hello,

I had removed 'Bookmarks toolbar items' from customize but it still have some space for 'Bookmarks toolbar items'. how to remove this?

I had tried reopen browser but this is not work.

Asked by KMP Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by FredMcD Prieš 3 mėnesius

Trying to transfer my old Firefox setup from a dead Windows 7 PC to a new Windows 10 PC (Old HDD is intact).

Ok so this really has me pulling my hair out. My old laptop died the other day and so I bought a new one and put my old drive in an enclosure. I had my Firefox heavily … (read more)

Ok so this really has me pulling my hair out. My old laptop died the other day and so I bought a new one and put my old drive in an enclosure. I had my Firefox heavily customised (over the past eight years) and I don't know how to transfer it over. It used to be that I would just copy the users over and everything would be cool (XP to W7 didn't give me this problem) but it's not working this time. My guess is that it's because my old laptop used Windows 7 Ultimate x64. My desktop monster uses Windows 10 Pro but this new laptop uses Windows 10 Home (which is just awful compared to Pro) so there's probably an issue with how the user profiles are handled. I didn't have a Firefox account because I didn't want every machine I use to have the same Firefox setup. This was because my desktop and laptop are used for different purposes entirely.

Does anyone know how to import the settings from a Windows 7 profile to a Windows 10 profile? So far, I've had no luck whatsoever. Thanks!

Asked by avroarrow69 Prieš 4 mėnesius

Last reply by Wesley Branton Prieš 4 mėnesius

Can't read the font, and can't change it!

For probably about a week now, I have not been able to read the font! I cannot change it either! It is horrible, and if we can't get it fixed I will have to use another… (read more)

For probably about a week now, I have not been able to read the font! I cannot change it either! It is horrible, and if we can't get it fixed I will have to use another browser! The font is faint, small and I've tried changing it several times. I don't have this problem on any other browser! In fact I totally uninstalled it this am hoping that would fix it! No such Luck!

Asked by Linzee Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by FredMcD Prieš 3 mėnesius

Bookmark toolbar icons only show generic "globe" icon, not app-specific icons.

I just installed Firefox onto a new laptop, but the Bookmarks Toolbar shows the generic "globe" icons for most of my webpages, instead of the page-specific icons. I am l… (read more)

I just installed Firefox onto a new laptop, but the Bookmarks Toolbar shows the generic "globe" icons for most of my webpages, instead of the page-specific icons.

I am logged in an synced with my other devices that use Firefox.

Asked by djgibboni Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by Benjamin JTB Prieš 2 mėnesius

bookmarks, history, and library seem to be the same thing?!

Hi community, I want to bookmark only sites I wish to return to, but it seems that my entire history is bookmarked. I don't mind Firefox remembering my entire history, b… (read more)

Hi community, I want to bookmark only sites I wish to return to, but it seems that my entire history is bookmarked. I don't mind Firefox remembering my entire history, but it seems as though one's history and bookmarks and library are one and the same thing. I started using, "tags" to deal with it, but even tags require me to dig through my library/entire history to find them. Isn't there some way to have my bookmarks be separate from my history/library? Thanks in advance!

Asked by tril Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by jscher2000 Prieš 3 mėnesius

Unable to process the backup file

Hello I have a problem when restoring the file from one computer to another, when I want to restore it it gives this error "Unable to process the backup file". I have bee… (read more)

Hello

I have a problem when restoring the file from one computer to another, when I want to restore it it gives this error "Unable to process the backup file". I have been looking for some program that allows me to unzip or remove the data or repair.

I have consulted many forums and videos and I cannot know if the failure is irreparable or is there any way to get the information I have consulted this page but it does not finish working https://www.jeffersonscher.com/ffu/bookbackreader.html

"File name: bookmarks-2020-07-24_1163_gm8tLHmdNSoVAHsxUPQZAg==.jsonlz4; Size: 137303; last modified 24/7/2020 9:46:12 (failed JSON parsing: SyntaxError: JSON.parse: unexpected character at line 1 column 1 of the JSON data)"

Can anybody help me?

thanks,

Asked by sdiaz.anunzia Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by cor-el Prieš 3 mėnesius

Unwanted Web Site keeps bugging me!

I dunno if I am asking something unique or not but can I block a website using Firefox Settings? I keep getting this frigging site popping up that although it says it's … (read more)

I dunno if I am asking something unique or not but can I block a website using Firefox Settings? I keep getting this frigging site popping up that although it says it's a Firefox add on, it's not! (translatorforfirefox.blogspot.com//p/whats-new.html)

Asked by The Beast called Mark Prieš 4 mėnesius

Last reply by McCoy Prieš 4 mėnesius

Need to Recover Old Firefox Data

I recently decided to upgrade my SSD and install Windows 10 on it. I was wondering how I can retrieve the my history/ bookmarks/ username and passwords from the previous … (read more)

I recently decided to upgrade my SSD and install Windows 10 on it. I was wondering how I can retrieve the my history/ bookmarks/ username and passwords from the previous SSD and install them on my new SSD.

Thanks for any help,

Asked by nightslicer Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by cor-el Prieš 3 mėnesius

Firefox using a ridiculous amount of RAM, error message "A page is slowing down your browser..." et cetera.

I asked this previously on Twitter and after the fixes suggested didn't work (at least not permanently), support on Twitter sent me here. (Would have been nice for you to… (read more)

I asked this previously on Twitter and after the fixes suggested didn't work (at least not permanently), support on Twitter sent me here. (Would have been nice for you to determine the appropriate forum and topic rather than me having to do it, by the way, "AT").

I am still getting a dragging slow Firefox using what seems like an inordinate amount of memory (though I could be wrong, check the images). My first message to support included the first image with the comment: "Yes, I've already refreshed Firefox. Yes, I've cleared my cache. Yes, I've removed all of my extensions/add-ons, though I need them back now." I then followed the instructions to try "disabling Firefox Hardware Acceleration and deleting content-prefs.sqlite".

Deleting sqlite and disabling FHA seemed to work for a while but a) is there a script I can run to auto-delete the content-prefs.sqlite daily so I can depend on your browser. And more pressing, b)second image memory usage.

Any help is appreciated. Thank you in advance.

DB

Asked by dpadraigbrown Prieš 4 mėnesius

Last reply by FredMcD Prieš 3 mėnesius

Firefox crashing when loading new web pages

Hello, For the past several weeks, Firefox keeps crashing randomly when loading new web pages. It shuts down the whole browser window, not just a particular tab at a time… (read more)

Hello,

For the past several weeks, Firefox keeps crashing randomly when loading new web pages. It shuts down the whole browser window, not just a particular tab at a time. In the past few days, it has also started to crash when a web site has already been loaded.

I have deleted all history and have only kept my bookmarks and the following extensions but it still keeps crashing: - Facebook Container - Ghostery - Privacy Ad Blocker - LastPass: Free Password Manager - uBlock Origin

I also have two disabled extensions. Not sure if they would affect anything?

Is my next step just uninstalling and reinstalling all extensions? Please let me know what else I could try!

Thank you in advance!

Liz

Asked by mariliis.ott Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by FredMcD Prieš 3 mėnesius

sneaky add-on "slideclocks.com"

Using Firefox 79 on Windows 10, all of a sudden I am getting requests to install an add-on identifying itself as slideclocks.com. I did not ask for it and every time I t… (read more)

Using Firefox 79 on Windows 10, all of a sudden I am getting requests to install an add-on identifying itself as slideclocks.com. I did not ask for it and every time I try to cancel by hitting the "Don't Allow" button, other windows pop up. It also seems to generate multiple Firefox windows, once I counted 18 of them. Doing an "end task" from the Task Manager doesn't help; they just pop back up. I tried reinstalling Firefox but the who process just repeated itself. I tried restarting with "firefox -safe" but that didn't seem to help. I also get a cmd window now and then with the same request to install slideclocks.com. Attached is a sample of multiple windows being generated by this add-on. So how can I get rid of it?

Asked by DickC1 Prieš 3 mėnesius

Last reply by Enigma Prieš 3 mėnesius