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How do I get rid of "search.conduit.com" on my new tab page

Somehow I got the search.conduit.com problem it was on my home page and I get it when I open a new tab. I have tried about:config changing the URL and I followed the step… (read more)

Somehow I got the search.conduit.com problem it was on my home page and I get it when I open a new tab. I have tried about:config changing the URL and I followed the steps for deleting User.JS and I found a User file (did not specify if it was a .JS ) but when I tried opening it I got and error. I also ran the SearchReset Addon but no luck. Well the only other option I see is reinstalling FireFox but I'm affraid I will loose all my bookmarks. Can you pleas help me?

Asked by Sive 6 years ago

Answered by parkur 6 years ago

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How do I turn off Ad Blocker

I cannot access a tv channel's online tv catch up episodes because 'your browser is blocking ads". My Mozilla settings say Adblock Plus 2.4 is enabled (see box copied bel… (read more)

I cannot access a tv channel's online tv catch up episodes because 'your browser is blocking ads". My Mozilla settings say Adblock Plus 2.4 is enabled (see box copied below). I cannot work out how to change that. I have tried typing 'false' where it says 'true' but can't over write it. Help will be much appreciated. Thank you in advance. Extensions Name Version Enabled ID Adblock Plus 2.4 true {d10d0bf8-f5b5-c8b4-a8b2-2b9879e08c5d} avast! Online Security 8.0.1497 true wrc@avast.com LastPass 2.0.20 true support@lastpass.com AVG Security Toolbar 17.1.2.1 false avg@toolbar Skype Click to Call 6.13.0.13771 false {82AF8DCA-6DE9-405D-BD5E-43525BDAD38A}

Asked by parvati 6 years ago

Answered by cor-el 6 years ago

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I want firefox 26 offline installer not online installer

Sir, I used Firefox more than 2 years and many times Firefox work for me better for all work. When the other previous version I downloaded by offline of your Firefox offi… (read more)

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I used Firefox more than 2 years and many times Firefox work for me better for all work. When the other previous version I downloaded by offline of your Firefox official page But the latest version of Firefox 26 is a online installer and my internet connection is weak so I want the Offline installer of Firefox 26. I hope to understand this.

Thanking You

Asked by Avinash SInha 6 years ago

Answered by iamjayakumars 6 years ago

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How do I delete old plugins?

Just recently gotten back into using Firefox. Have been using Chrome. Firefox has one thing that Chrome doesn't have. So I see a number of old Plugs Ins from back when. H… (read more)

Just recently gotten back into using Firefox. Have been using Chrome. Firefox has one thing that Chrome doesn't have. So I see a number of old Plugs Ins from back when. How do I delete them. I've set to Never Activate. After each Plug In shows RESEARCH. But I don't want to research...I want to delete the old ones. So where do I go from here?

Asked by Loy 6 years ago

Answered by geonuine 6 years ago

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How Do I Remove Nation Zoom Homepage Hijacker (Get Rid of nationzoom.com Redirect)

I received a notification to update an Adobe product that is commonly used by internet users daily. After installing, the actual product download failed but now when I … (read more)

I received a notification to update an Adobe product that is commonly used by internet users daily. After installing, the actual product download failed but now when I open Firefox and Internet Explorer it directs and goes to NationZoom. I go into options and type in yahoo to open program or a new tab and it goes to NationZoom. How do I get rid of it? I found that NationZoom's parent company is Violeter Technology Limited when I did a Google search. NationZoom has it taken over my browsers and the URL I get every time I open up a browser is http://www.nationzoom.com/?type=sc&ts=1386393134&from=tugs&uid= FUJITSUXMHZ2320BHXG1_K61ET8C2A5LUT8C2A5LUX

I tried uninstalling and reinstalling Firefox and I still get the same problem.

Please help, thanks Raymond

Asked by RaymondHay 6 years ago

Answered by viandy 6 years ago

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he proxy moz-proxy://xxx.xxx.xxx.xx:**** is requesting a username and password -- Is it a bug or is there a solution? I have Firefox 25.0

The message comes often some seconds after a new site or adress was opened but not everytime. In earlier versions it was quite rare but now it comes almost with every cha… (read more)

The message comes often some seconds after a new site or adress was opened but not everytime. In earlier versions it was quite rare but now it comes almost with every change. The solution I have found in the web

    1- In the Firefox Address Bar, type in "About:config"
   2 - Click on button to continue
   3 - In search bar, type in "Websocket"
   4 - Set network.websocket.enabled to false 

worked just for the first day. The parameter is still set to false, but it does not help any more. I have the german message but the problem seems to be general and was not solved up to now.

Asked by helmutziegler 6 years ago

Answered by user709721 6 years ago

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PDF files don't open I have tried EVERYTHING to no avail please help

In the last couple of weeks I cannot open PDF files in Firefox. They open fine in Internet Explorer. I have been on the support forum now for over 2 hours and tried EVE… (read more)

In the last couple of weeks I cannot open PDF files in Firefox. They open fine in Internet Explorer. I have been on the support forum now for over 2 hours and tried EVERYTHING suggested to no avail. It appears this is a common problem. Please help.

Asked by lizipilot 6 years ago

Answered by lizipilot 6 years ago

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Solution to: CPU slows after playing Flash video in Firefox

This is a follow-up to the discussion in https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/956602 entitled: "Since upgrade, FIrefox 20 and Adobe flash player 11 eat up all my C… (read more)

This is a follow-up to the discussion in https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/956602 entitled: "Since upgrade, FIrefox 20 and Adobe flash player 11 eat up all my CPU wieh playing streaming video." I would post it there, but since that thread is "archived" I cannot. I wish there was a way that I could get readers of that thread to see this solution.

On September 3, 2013, I posted that this problem had been affecting my Windows 7 64 bit system as well: After playing a Flash video with the latest Firefox and Flash player, my CPU usage was 100% consumed by an unknown process. The only fix was to reboot, and its effects were only temporary, until playing the next flash video.

Yesterday, a routine scan by Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) discovered, and recommended removal of, an application called Link Swift, which according to my Control Panel / Programs and Features, had been installed on 9/1/2013. I have no memory of deliberately installing it, and so I let MBAM uninstall it. Since then my system seems to behave normally again.

For more information see http://malwarefixes.com/remove-pup-optional-linkswift/

I hope this is helpful.

    - Rich

Asked by Rich Pasco 6 years ago

Answered by NoahSUMO 6 years ago

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How can I update my browser

I understand the latest version of Mozilla firefox is 27. When I try to update it tells me I have the latest version 25.0.1 Which is the correct version. … (read more)

I understand the latest version of Mozilla firefox is 27. When I try to update it tells me I have the latest version 25.0.1

Which is the correct version.

Asked by NancyGlenn 6 years ago

Answered by cor-el 6 years ago

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How do I remove an extension that keeps reinstalling itself?

Last week, I downloaded Mumble, a voice chat program. I was playing World of Warcraft at the time, and needed to download Mumble on the fly, so I was insufficiently caref… (read more)

Last week, I downloaded Mumble, a voice chat program. I was playing World of Warcraft at the time, and needed to download Mumble on the fly, so I was insufficiently careful and downloaded an extension, Websteroids, at the same time. Websteroids highlights words in text documents which, when scrolled over, lead to advertisements. The claim of the Websteroids website is that it turns a webpage into a meteoroids game.

I have repeatedly disabled and removed it from my extensions list, uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox, deleted files with the Websteroids name on it, uninstalled it and Mumble, and any other files/programs that I could find from that date.
I've run my antivirus program (AVG), spybot s&d, and lavasoft ad aware and followed the advice from their scans. Nevertheless, Websteriods keeps reinstalling itself without warning.
I have restarted Mozilla in safe mode and I've also deleted anything I could find from the publisher, Creative Island Media, LLC.
The next step that I can think of is a system restore. Before I do that, is there any other less drastic step that might work? 

Thank you

Asked by mikewills 6 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 6 years ago

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Why can't I remove the Yahoo seach suggestions from the navigation bar? How do I remove the Yahoo DNS error page?

Perhaps this is two issues. Both pooped up with a recent update. I have no yahoo extensions nor add-ons installed. a) I type a URL into the navigation bar (NOT the sea… (read more)

Perhaps this is two issues. Both pooped up with a recent update. I have no yahoo extensions nor add-ons installed.

a) I type a URL into the navigation bar (NOT the search box) and all these 'helpful' suggestions pop up. Make them stop.

b) I type a bad address in the navigation bar (NOT the search box) and I get a Yahoo page of 'helpful' links. Make them stop.

Thanks. I have screenshots I can post too.

Asked by SednaBoo 6 years ago

Answered by SednaBoo 6 years ago

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Tabs, address bar & bottom bar all disappeared. No Menu>options available. What happened?

Everything except the web page disappears, which I do not want to happen. I can get the address bar and tabs back by hovering at the top of the page, but they disappear a… (read more)

Everything except the web page disappears, which I do not want to happen. I can get the address bar and tabs back by hovering at the top of the page, but they disappear again really quickly and it takes some care to reach the back and forward buttons, or to click on the address bar and type in a new URL, or to click to open a new tab. It is driving me nuts. I haven't reset preferences or anything so I can't imagine why this would happen. There is no menu bar, so I can't find a way to look at and change my preferences. The bar along the bottom, which tells me what else is going on in the computer and the time, is also gone, which is annoying. That doesn't come back when I hover at the bottom of the page. So I have to alt+tab to get around. I only installed Firefox on this machine a couple of weeks ago. I'd be grateful for advice, thanks!

Asked by RFMS 6 years ago

Answered by ideato 6 years ago

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What is the " Default Browser Helper 537 " plug-in ?

I went to check if my plug-ins were up to date today and noticed a new one that I did not knowingly install: "Default Browser Helper 537" I can't find any information abo… (read more)

I went to check if my plug-ins were up to date today and noticed a new one that I did not knowingly install:

"Default Browser Helper 537"

I can't find any information about this, and when I click to see if plug-ins are up to date, it says that "Default Browser Helper 537" is Unknown.

What is this? Thank you.

Asked by tom 6 years ago

Answered by tom 6 years ago

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How do I get rid of this Better Surf Ads thing?

This thing keeps opening up popups and distorts the webpage I'm reading. I have AdBlock, but, somehow this got through. How do I disable this thing? Thanks! … (read more)

This thing keeps opening up popups and distorts the webpage I'm reading. I have AdBlock, but, somehow this got through. How do I disable this thing?

Thanks!

Asked by JimFolmar 6 years ago

Answered by philipp 6 years ago

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www.google.com uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate is not trusted because no issuer chain was provided. (Error code: sec_error_unknown_issuer)

have been using Firefox for years. This issue started today. I have gone through all listed fixes but problem still persists. Unusual item is that after I reinstalled Fir… (read more)

have been using Firefox for years. This issue started today. I have gone through all listed fixes but problem still persists. Unusual item is that after I reinstalled Firefox, it runs fine on two other users names but will not allow access to Google on my user name.

Asked by wsteinmann 6 years ago

Answered by wsteinmann 6 years ago

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firefox wont dowload any attachments from yahoo mail, all other downloads work

Basic download function for firefox still works (I can download things), it used to work for yahoo mail attachments, but now for last 2 days I cant download any attachmen… (read more)

Basic download function for firefox still works (I can download things), it used to work for yahoo mail attachments, but now for last 2 days I cant download any attachments from yahoo mail (used to have no problems with yahoo mail). If I go back to IE I can download yahoo mail attachments. Havent added any new programs etc so dont know why it just started hating yahoo mail.

Asked by zmmz 6 years ago

Answered by Mojo3mama 6 years ago

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new tab is bing. Cannot remove it

Since yesterday (23/11/13), everytime I open a new tab on my desktop, I get the Bing page instead of the firefox tabbed page. Tried a system restore, still it is there. H… (read more)

Since yesterday (23/11/13), everytime I open a new tab on my desktop, I get the Bing page instead of the firefox tabbed page.

Tried a system restore, still it is there.

How can I get rid of it?

Asked by Sherm77 6 years ago

Answered by Neilfox 6 years ago