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Multiple Firefoxes in Task Manager

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I start Firefox & within a couple minutes there is 38 versions running in Task Manager. This occurence is usually followed by Firefox crashing or locking up causing me to End Tasks using Task Manager.

I start Firefox & within a couple minutes there is 38 versions running in Task Manager. This occurence is usually followed by Firefox crashing or locking up causing me to End Tasks using Task Manager.

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More than one process is normal for the current Firefox. http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/22/multi-process-firefox/

Multi-process Firefox is codenamed "e10s". https://wiki.mozilla.org/Firefox/multiprocess


In the address box, type about:crashes<enter>. Note: If any reports do not have BP- in front of the numbers/letters, click it to submit them.

The crash report is several pages of data. We need the report numbers to see the whole report.

Using your mouse, mark the most recent 7 - 10 Submitted crash reports, and copy them. Now go to the reply box and paste them in.

Please, Do not post a screenshot ! !

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For more help on crash reports, see; https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-crashes-asking-support

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