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Why does a dialog box expand while i am typing

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When I press share to Twitter or Facebook.. I get the dialog box and start typing. Then, while this is going on the typing slows down and the dialog box continues to expand larger and larger and the typing get slower.

Very frustrating and maddening

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Thank you.. The refresh did indeed help.

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SAFE MODE

In Firefox Safe mode these changes are effective:

  • all extensions are disabled (about:addons)
  • default theme is used (no persona)
  • userChrome.css and userContent.css are ignored (chrome folder)
  • default toolbar layout is used (file: localstore-safe.rdf)
  • Javascript JIT compilers are disabled (prefs: javascript.options.*jit)
  • hardware acceleration is disabled (Options > Performance > Uncheck to view)
  • plugins are not affected
  • preferences are not affected

TEST''''is issue still there ?

If yes : please try a Refresh but Note that this does more than uninstalling and re-installing does. Normal uninstalling does not remove some preferences which may have become corrupt. Please Refresh but do this 1st:

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Chosen Solution

Thank you.. The refresh did indeed help.