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No audio / video in Firefox 110 Ubuntu - Chrome 110 works fine

These websites won't play audio or video in Firefox 110.0.1, they work in Chrome 110.0.5481.177 https://www.vrt.be/vrtnu/livestream/audio/stubru/ When I click the Play b… (read more)

These websites won't play audio or video in Firefox 110.0.1, they work in Chrome 110.0.5481.177

https://www.vrt.be/vrtnu/livestream/audio/stubru/ When I click the Play button I get an error "Oops, something went wrong, error code 200" which seems to be a general error code. In Chrome the music starts playing instantly.

https://f1tv.formula1.com/ I have a subscription but video won't play. I can press the Play button, sometimes I see a preloader but the screen stays black, no audio or video. In Chrome the content just starts playing, be it live or recorded content.

Steps I took to get audio/video working inb Firefox, but to no avail:

run above websites in private tabs download Firefox again and run it from its folder in Downloads start Firefox in Troubelshoot mode start Firefox in Troubleshoot mode and Refresh Firefox disabled / enabled Plugin Widevine Content Decryption Module provided by Google Inc disabled / enabled Play DRM-controlled content in Settings disabled / enabled Enhanced Tracking protection disablde / enabled allow media autoplay

In other discussions it was opted to remove the PulseAudio config by running the below command and rebooting rm ~/.config/pulse/*

Any help to get this working again would be greatly appreciated!

Asked by NeoRey 1 year ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 1 year ago

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I am getting pop-up messages that Firefox crashed, but Firefox is not even running

I am getting repeated pop-up windows that say that Firefox has crashed, but Firefox is not running on my system. It is not in the Startups and I rarely use it. Windows … (read more)

I am getting repeated pop-up windows that say that Firefox has crashed, but Firefox is not running on my system. It is not in the Startups and I rarely use it.

Windows 10 Firefox v110.0

Is this malicious not related to Firefox? Does Firefox have a background task that is not visible on Task Manager? Or what?

Details:

AdapterDeviceID: 0x1f82 AdapterDriverVersion: 31.0.15.1694 AdapterSubsysID: 11573842 AdapterVendorID: 0x10de Add-ons: %7B242af0bb-db11-4734-b7a0-61cb8a9b20fb%7D:2.5.3,formautofill%40mozilla.org:1.0.1,pictureinpicture%40mozilla.org:1.0.0,screenshots%40mozilla.org:39.0.1,webcompat%40mozilla.org:110.0.0,default-theme%40mozilla.org:1.3,google%40search.mozilla.org:1.3,amazondotcom%40search.mozilla.org:1.4,wikipedia%40search.mozilla.org:1.2,bing%40search.mozilla.org:1.4,ddg%40search.mozilla.org:1.3,ebay%40search.mozilla.org:1.4,addons-search-detection%40mozilla.com:2.0.0 AvailablePageFile: 7892074496 AvailablePhysicalMemory: 11065737216 AvailableVirtualMemory: 138531183984640 BackgroundTaskMode: 0 BlockedDllList: BuildID: 20230214051806 CPUMicrocodeVersion: 0xcc ContentSandboxCapable: 1 ContentSandboxLevel: 6 ContentSandboxWin32kState: Win32k Lockdown enabled -- default value is true CrashTime: 1677810693 DOMFissionEnabled: 1 DOMIPCEnabled: 1 EMCheckCompatibility: true ExperimentalFeatures: devtools.inspector.compatibility.enabled GPUProcessLaunchCount: 1 GPUProcessStatus: Destroyed GpuSandboxLevel: 1 HeadlessMode: 0 InstallTime: 1677733484 LauncherProcessState: 0 ModuleSignatureInfo: {"Malwarebytes Inc.":["mbae64.dll"],"Microsoft Corporation":["VCRUNTIME140_1.dll","msvcp140.dll","VCRUNTIME140.dll"],"Microsoft Windows":["bcrypt.dll","clbcatq.dll","cfgmgr32.dll","setupapi.dll","linkinfo.dll","explorerframe.dll","ktmw32.dll","dataexchange.dll","twinapi.dll","ondemandconnroutehelper.dll","directmanipulation.dll","Windows.Globalization.dll","DWrite.dll","Windows.UI.Immersive.dll","Windows.Security.Integrity.dll","icm32.dll","wscapi.dll","InputHost.dll","textinputframework.dll","Windows.UI.dll","BCP47mrm.dll","NapiNSP.dll","Bcp47Langs.dll","winrnr.dll","wshbth.dll","pnrpnsp.dll","dbgcore.dll","iertutil.dll","wsock32.dll","srvcli.dll","urlmon.dll","webauthn.dll","wininet.dll","msxml6.dll","dbghelp.dll","FWPUCLNT.DLL","OneCoreUAPCommonProxyStub.dll","rasadhlp.dll","winmm.dll","ColorAdapterClient.dll","mscms.dll","winhttp.dll","cryptnet.dll","MMDevAPI.dll","AudioSes.dll","WindowManagementAPI.dll","winnsi.dll","npmproxy.dll","dhcpcsvc.dll","dhcpcsvc6.DLL","avrt.dll","version.dll","twinapi.appcore.dll","netprofm.dll","taskschd.dll","nlaapi.dll","propsys.dll","wtsapi32.dll","d3d11.dll","WinTypes.dll","dcomp.dll","CoreUIComponents.dll","CoreMessaging.dll","uxtheme.dll","dwmapi.dll","kernel.appcore.dll","windows.storage.dll","gpapi.dll","dxgi.dll","winsta.dll","rsaenh.dll","ntmarta.dll","umpdc.dll","IPHLPAPI.DLL","dnsapi.dll","netutils.dll","powrprof.dll","mswsock.dll","cryptbase.dll","cryptsp.dll","wldp.dll","ntasn1.dll","ncrypt.dll","msasn1.dll","devobj.dll","sspicli.dll","userenv.dll","profapi.dll","ucrtbase.dll","bcryptPrimitives.dll","gdi32full.dll","crypt32.dll","msvcp_win.dll","KERNELBASE.dll","win32u.dll","wintrust.dll","kernel32.dll","gdi32.dll","nsi.dll","imagehlp.dll","shlwapi.dll","ole32.dll","user32.dll","combase.dll","psapi.dll","ws2_32.dll","SHCore.dll","msctf.dll","imm32.dll","advapi32.dll","shell32.dll","rpcrt4.dll","msvcrt.dll","sechost.dll","oleaut32.dll","ntdll.dll"],"Mozilla Corporation":["firefox.exe","xul.dll","nss3.dll","freebl3.dll","nssckbi.dll","mozglue.dll","osclientcerts.dll","softokn3.dll","lgpllibs.dll"]} MozCrashReason: Shutdown hanging at step XPCOMShutdownThreads. Something is blocking the main-thread. Notes: FP(D00-L1000-W0000100-T000) DWrite? DWrite+ WR? WR+ ProductID: {ec8030f7-c20a-464f-9b0e-13a3a9e97384} ProductName: Firefox ReleaseChannel: release SafeMode: 0 SecondsSinceLastCrash: 1555 ShutdownProgress: xpcom-shutdown-threads StartupCrash: 0 StartupTime: 1677810589 SubmittedFrom: Client SystemMemoryUsePercentage: 67 TelemetryEnvironment: {"build":{"applicationId":"{ec8030f7-c20a-464f-9b0e-13a3a9e97384}","applicationName":"Firefox","architecture":"x86-64","buildId":"20230214051806","version":"110.0","vendor":"Mozilla","displayVersion":"110.0","platformVersion":"110.0","xpcomAbi":"x86_64-msvc","updaterAvailable":true},"partner":{"distributionId":null,"distributionVersion":null,"partnerId":null,"distributor":null,"distributorChannel":null,"partnerNames":[]},"system":{"memoryMB":32686,"virtualMaxMB":134217728,"cpu":{"isWindowsSMode":false,"count":12,"cores":6,"vendor":"GenuineIntel","name":"Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-10400 CPU @ 2.90GHz","family":6,"model":165,"stepping":3,"l2cacheKB":256,"l3cacheKB":12288,"speedMHz":2904,"extensions":["hasMMX","hasSSE","hasSSE2","hasSSE3","hasSSSE3","hasSSE4_1","hasSSE4_2","hasAVX","hasAVX2","hasAES"]},"os":{"installYear":2020,"hasSuperfetch":true,"hasPrefetch":true,"name":"Windows_NT","version":"10.0","locale":"en-US","servicePackMajor":0,"servicePackMinor":0,"windowsBuildNumber":19045,"windowsUBR":2604},"hdd":{"binary":{"model":"SanDisk SDSSDA960G","revision":"Z33130RL","type":"SSD"},"profile":{"model":"SanDisk SDSSDA960G","revision":"Z33130RL","type":"SSD"},"system":{"model":"SanDisk SDSSDA960G","revision":"Z33130RL","type":"SSD"}},"gfx":{"D2DEnabled":true,"DWriteEnabled":true,"ContentBackend":"Skia","Headless":false,"EmbeddedInFirefoxReality":false,"adapters":[{"description":"NVIDIA GeForce GTX 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Firewall"]},"isWow64":false,"isWowARM64":false},"settings":{"blocklistEnabled":true,"e10sEnabled":true,"e10sMultiProcesses":8,"fissionEnabled":true,"telemetryEnabled":false,"locale":"en-US","intl":{"requestedLocales":["en-US"],"availableLocales":["en-US"],"appLocales":["en-US"],"systemLocales":["en-US","en-AI","en-AG","en-BB","en-BS","en-AT","en-AU","en-AS"],"regionalPrefsLocales":["en-US"],"acceptLanguages":["en-US","en"]},"update":{"channel":"release","enabled":true,"autoDownload":true,"background":true},"userPrefs":{"browser.fixup.alternate.enabled":false,"browser.shell.checkDefaultBrowser":false,"browser.search.region":"US","browser.search.widget.inNavBar":false,"browser.urlbar.autoFill":true,"browser.urlbar.autoFill.adaptiveHistory.enabled":false,"browser.urlbar.dnsResolveSingleWordsAfterSearch":0,"browser.urlbar.quicksuggest.dataCollection.enabled":false,"browser.urlbar.suggest.quicksuggest.nonsponsored":true,"browser.urlbar.suggest.quicksuggest.sponsored":true,"browser.urlbar.suggest.bestmatch":true,"media.gmp-gmpopenh264.lastInstallStart":1662648115,"media.gmp-gmpopenh264.lastDownload":1662648116,"media.gmp-gmpopenh264.lastUpdate":1662648116,"media.gmp-manager.lastCheck":1662649175,"media.gmp-manager.lastEmptyCheck":1662649175,"network.trr.strict_native_fallback":false,"widget.content.allow-gtk-dark-theme":false,"widget.content.gtk-high-contrast.enabled":true,"nimbus.qa.pref-1":"default","nimbus.qa.pref-2":"default"},"sandbox":{"effectiveContentProcessLevel":6,"contentWin32kLockdownState":15},"launcherProcessState":0,"addonCompatibilityCheckEnabled":true,"isDefaultBrowser":false,"attribution":{"campaign":"%2528not%2Bset%2529","content":"%2528not%2Bset%2529","dltoken":"e8909185-0f90-4917-ac83-16816f33e783","experiment":"%2528not%2Bset%2529","medium":"referral","source":"www.google.com","ua":"chrome","variation":"%2528not%2Bset%2529"},"defaultSearchEngine":"google-b-1-d","defaultSearchEngineData":{"loadPath":"[addon]google@search.mozilla.org","name":"Google","origin":"default","submissionURL":"https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q="}},"profile":{"creationDate":18943,"firstUseDate":18943},"addons":{"activeAddons":{"{242af0bb-db11-4734-b7a0-61cb8a9b20fb}":{"version":"2.5.3","scope":1,"type":"extension","updateDay":19243,"isSystem":false,"isWebExtension":true,"multiprocessCompatible":true,"blocklisted":false,"description":"The fastest and safest web browsing experience.","name":"Malwarebytes Browser Guard","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18982,"signedState":2},"formautofill@mozilla.org":{"version":"1.0.1","scope":1,"type":"extension","updateDay":19418,"isSystem":true,"isWebExtension":true,"multiprocessCompatible":true,"blocklisted":false,"description":null,"name":"Form Autofill","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18934},"pictureinpicture@mozilla.org":{"version":"1.0.0","scope":1,"type":"extension","updateDay":19418,"isSystem":true,"isWebExtension":true,"multiprocessCompatible":true,"blocklisted":false,"description":"Fixes for web compatibility with Picture-in-Picture","name":"Picture-In-Picture","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18934},"screenshots@mozilla.org":{"version":"39.0.1","scope":1,"type":"extension","updateDay":19268,"isSystem":true,"isWebExtension":true,"multiprocessCompatible":true,"blocklisted":false,"description":"Take clips and screenshots from the Web and save them temporarily or permanently.","name":"Firefox Screenshots","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18934},"webcompat@mozilla.org":{"version":"110.0.0","scope":1,"type":"extension","updateDay":19418,"isSystem":true,"isWebExtension":true,"multiprocessCompatible":true,"blocklisted":false,"description":"Urgent post-release fixes for web compatibility.","name":"Web Compatibility Interventions","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18934}},"theme":{"id":"default-theme@mozilla.org","blocklisted":false,"description":"Follow the operating system setting for buttons, menus, and windows.","name":"System theme — auto","userDisabled":false,"appDisabled":false,"version":"1.3","scope":4,"foreignInstall":false,"hasBinaryComponents":false,"installDay":18943,"updateDay":18943},"activeGMPlugins":{"gmp-gmpopenh264":{"version":"1.8.1.2","userDisabled":false,"applyBackgroundUpdates":1},"gmp-widevinecdm":{"version":"4.10.2449.0","userDisabled":false,"applyBackgroundUpdates":1}}},"experiments":{"pin-to-taskbar-fox-doodle-en":{"branch":"control","type":"nimbus-nimbus","enrollmentId":"927742a7-306f-4e56-a8c1-a16e69b46756"},"pocket-newtab-spocs-cache-rollout":{"branch":"rollout","type":"nimbus-rollout","enrollmentId":"c15a4165-45af-48d4-962e-2698d2f1fb9f"},"new-tab-interactions-aa-test":{"branch":"treatment-a","type":"nimbus-nimbus","enrollmentId":"e8b8cf53-1ede-44cc-9637-b5ff6e263bc3"},"bug-1712189-rollout-keep-firefox-up-to-date-even-when-it-is-not-ru-release-90-94":{"branch":"active","type":"normandy-prefrollout","enrollmentId":"81f55a94-9ffe-4708-9559-b666da5b98b2"}}} Throttleable: 1 TotalPageFile: 58525270016 TotalPhysicalMemory: 34273705984 TotalVirtualMemory: 140737488224256 URL: about:home UptimeTS: 1036.74905 Vendor: Mozilla Version: 110.0 Winsock_LSP: MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IP] : 2 : 2 : 1 : 6 : 0x20066 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : e70f1aa0-ab8b-11cf-8ca3-00805f48a192

MSAFD Tcpip [UDP/IP] : 2 : 2 : 2 : 17 : 0x20609 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : e70f1aa0-ab8b-11cf-8ca3-00805f48a192 
MSAFD Tcpip [RAW/IP] : 2 : 2 : 3 : 0 : 0x20609 : 0xc : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : e70f1aa0-ab8b-11cf-8ca3-00805f48a192 
MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IPv6] : 2 : 23 : 1 : 6 : 0x20066 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : f9eab0c0-26d4-11d0-bbbf-00aa006c34e4 
MSAFD Tcpip [UDP/IPv6] : 2 : 23 : 2 : 17 : 0x20609 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : f9eab0c0-26d4-11d0-bbbf-00aa006c34e4 
MSAFD Tcpip [RAW/IPv6] : 2 : 23 : 3 : 0 : 0x20609 : 0xc : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : f9eab0c0-26d4-11d0-bbbf-00aa006c34e4 
AF_UNIX : 2 : 1 : 1 : 0 : 0x20026 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : a00943d9-9c2e-4633-9b59-0057a3160994 
RSVP TCPv6 Service Provider : 2 : 23 : 1 : 6 : 0x22066 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9d60a9e0-337a-11d0-bd88-0000c082e69a 
RSVP TCP Service Provider : 2 : 2 : 1 : 6 : 0x22066 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9d60a9e0-337a-11d0-bd88-0000c082e69a 
RSVP UDPv6 Service Provider : 2 : 23 : 2 : 17 : 0x22609 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9d60a9e0-337a-11d0-bd88-0000c082e69a 
RSVP UDP Service Provider : 2 : 2 : 2 : 17 : 0x22609 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9d60a9e0-337a-11d0-bd88-0000c082e69a 
Hyper-V RAW : 2 : 34 : 1 : 1 : 0x20026 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 1234191b-4bf7-4ca7-86e0-dfd7c32b5445 
MSAFD L2CAP [Bluetooth] : 2 : 32 : 1 : 256 : 0x20006 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9fc48064-7298-43e4-b7bd-181f2089792a 
MSAFD RfComm [Bluetooth] : 2 : 32 : 1 : 3 : 0x20026 : 0x8 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll :  : 9fc48064-7298-43e4-b7bd-181f2089792a

XPCOMSpinEventLoopStack: default: nsThread::Shutdown: BitsCommander useragent_locale: en-US

This report also contains technical information about the state of the application when it crashed.

Asked by firefox2241 1 year ago

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Messages on community sites are garbled.

Since the last but two update. actually in January. this is what has happened to the message boxes on MSN. That is someone replies to me through a comment and a box wit… (read more)

Since the last but two update. actually in January. this is what has happened to the message boxes on MSN. That is someone replies to me through a comment and a box with the reply pops up. This is the result.

<a class="link" href="fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7385}fast-xi3567" target="_blank">fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7386}fast-xi3567</a> replied to <a class="cwt-link" href="fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7387}fast-xi3567" target="_blank">fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7388}fast-xi3567</a>. fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7389}fast-xi3567 <a href="fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7390}fast-xi3567" target="_self"> fast-xi3567{fast-xi3567-7391}fast-xi3567 </a>

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Icloud stopped working on Firefox

suddenly I ca no longer log into iCloud. I get a security issue. I refreshed / uninstalled and reinstalled. no help. any assistance would be appreciated. see images. … (read more)

suddenly I ca no longer log into iCloud. I get a security issue. I refreshed / uninstalled and reinstalled. no help. any assistance would be appreciated. see images.

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Add-on icons appear in centre

Does anyone know how I an shift the icons for the add-ons back towards the left? As for some unknown reason, they have magically appeared towards the middle. I have atta… (read more)

Does anyone know how I an shift the icons for the add-ons back towards the left? As for some unknown reason, they have magically appeared towards the middle.

I have attached an image and the problem is highlighted in red.

Asked by meman8871 1 year ago

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Firefox 110.0.1 Borked Toolbar

Since installing Firefox 110.0.1 on Windows 10 machine, my search bar is only about 1" wide. When I enter Troubleshoot Mode, the search bar is normal. So, I disabled ever… (read more)

Since installing Firefox 110.0.1 on Windows 10 machine, my search bar is only about 1" wide. When I enter Troubleshoot Mode, the search bar is normal. So, I disabled every extension and am now using the built in Firefox Theme. I even went so far as to remove my chrome folder from the profile but the problem still persists. What can I do to correct this?

Thank you, Reynaldo

Asked by Reynaldo 1 year ago

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places.sqlite.corruptappears everytime Firefox restarts

Every time I restart Firefox, places.sqlite which is currently 105MBs changes to only 5MBs and a new file named places.sqlite.corrupt appears. If I open Firefox, all my h… (read more)

Every time I restart Firefox, places.sqlite which is currently 105MBs changes to only 5MBs and a new file named places.sqlite.corrupt appears. If I open Firefox, all my history is gone. If I rename the .corrupt file to places.sqlite my history comes back. I want to know why it gets corrupted? It happens when Firefox closes and it doesn't matter if there's a power cut, closing with X , or Exit, Firefox restarts and I have to rename the places.sqlite.corrupt file again. This has been happening for almost two years now. My computer stays on 24/7 and I may restart it once every 2-3 months, but sometimes you have to restart it many times a day because of issues and it's a pain in the behind to rename the places.sqlite.corrupt every single time. Any ideas?! Could an add-on be affecting it? I don't have a lot of them. Just basic AdBlocks.

Thank you.

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I can't save files in Firefox

Firefox worked perfectly, but since a few days I can't download anything. I'm using Mozilla Firefox snap for Ubuntu 22.04, version 110.0.1 (64 bits) canonical-002 - 1.0 W… (read more)

Firefox worked perfectly, but since a few days I can't download anything. I'm using Mozilla Firefox snap for Ubuntu 22.04, version 110.0.1 (64 bits) canonical-002 - 1.0 With Chrome everything works perfectly so I assume it's a problem from Firefox.

When I open a PDF, a MP3 or any file, the "save" option doesn't display anything. Usually it opened a dialog where I could choose the folder where I wanted to download the file, but now I have nothing.

I have only 4 extensions: - adblocker ultimate - duckduckgo privacy essentials - vuejs dev tools - zotero connector

I always had them and I never encountered any problem.

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website says my billing address does not match my location

Hi Mozilla, I subscribe to the videopass on motogp.com. I recently went on to renew my subscription but couldn't proceed because of the following message. "Sorry, we are … (read more)

Hi Mozilla, I subscribe to the videopass on motogp.com. I recently went on to renew my subscription but couldn't proceed because of the following message. "Sorry, we are unable to proceed with your purchase as we have detected that the billing address does not match your location" My profile location is "The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland", but my billing location is "United Kingdom". They are apparently two different locations according to the website. I must add, these locations are from a dropdown menu so I cannot change them. I emailed motogp and their tech people reckon either my browser (Firefox) or my internet provider (Sky) could be having a conflict with the payment platform. What do you think? Personally, I think It's the website's problem but any advice would be helpful. This is the first time I have tried to renew, usually I just let it auto-renew. Regards,

Steve.

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The requested service is temporarily unavailable

Using my PC, I am clicking on this URL: https://schoolgateway.westminster.org.uk/?page_id=7. Firefox responds with "The requested service is temporarily unavailable. It i… (read more)

Using my PC, I am clicking on this URL: https://schoolgateway.westminster.org.uk/?page_id=7. Firefox responds with "The requested service is temporarily unavailable. It is either overloaded or under maintenance. Please try later." Every time. Using Firefox for Android on my phone: same result. I have tried Troubleshoot Mode on my PC: same result. And yet Safari, Chrome, Edge and Brave all load the web page correctly with no error message.

What am I doing wrong?

Asked by pgking47 1 year ago

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Outlook.com email service

Outlook.com email service has stopped responding to clicks on "Inbox". First attempt opens the Inbox, all other clicks to go back to the "Inbox" do not work. The only way… (read more)

Outlook.com email service has stopped responding to clicks on "Inbox". First attempt opens the Inbox, all other clicks to go back to the "Inbox" do not work. The only way to go back to the "Inbox" is to use the back arrow in the browser, or click on "Sent"(or another file)...then click on "Inbox". The cycle continues. Been like this since I updated to 110.0.1 (64bit)

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SuperCookie or PUP ----possibly malicious.

Hello , This is my first time to ask for help or have a question. I have a program that finds Super-Cookies that are not deleted by normal means. HSTS is another word f… (read more)

Hello ,

This is my first time to ask for help or have a question. I have a program that finds Super-Cookies that are not

deleted by normal means. HSTS is another word for them. This one is owner@realserv.com which can redirect your browser and is mainly to spread adds: It can also read info on your computer;however I am having no problems from it that I know of and have discussed it with others that say it is not malicious and is in fact a Microsoft file. In any case I have found a site to offers a way to remove it.

https://sensorstechforum.com/realsrv-virus/#what-is-realsrv-

I only use Firefox but in following the directions given I was unable to remove it. The page was probably written before all the changes to Firefox.

Can you advise on this subject? Firefox is latest version.

Thanks Paul

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