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Constantly Crashing Firefox Tabs

My firefox tabs has been crashing, and it has been getting far far worse. Practically none of the tab will open longer than 5 milliseconds. Other browsers works perfectl… (read more)

My firefox tabs has been crashing, and it has been getting far far worse. Practically none of the tab will open longer than 5 milliseconds. Other browsers works perfectly fine. I tried starting it on safe mode, no good. Tried clean reinstalling firefox, no good.

Can anyone help me why firefox is specifically crashing? About a month ago it worked perfectly fine.


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Asked by skypasser 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 years ago

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I am lost

I got a new computer. I downloaded Firefox. Now, each time I open fifrefox, all the library that I had in my former computer opens : more than 52 !!! I tired many ways an… (read more)

I got a new computer. I downloaded Firefox. Now, each time I open fifrefox, all the library that I had in my former computer opens : more than 52 !!! I tired many ways and I cannot close them. What can I do ???

Asked by alain.dupont1 2 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 years ago

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I want to have firefox like it was when i first started

I want it to be like brand new no data saved etc. i have tried all the delete setting and reinstalled but it still keeps my data saved. My autofill data and previous sit… (read more)

I want it to be like brand new no data saved etc. i have tried all the delete setting and reinstalled but it still keeps my data saved.

My autofill data and previous sites in the top search bit i just cant get rid of it.

Asked by alex.boulting 1 year ago

Last reply by alex.boulting 1 year ago

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Issues with Bring a Trailer site https://bringatrailer.com/

I visit this site, www.bringatrailer.com on a daily basis and of course i use Firefox I think, but i'm not sure, since apple moved to Big Sur, i'm running into issues whe… (read more)

I visit this site, www.bringatrailer.com on a daily basis and of course i use Firefox

I think, but i'm not sure, since apple moved to Big Sur, i'm running into issues when using the site.

The first issue is that when i look at a specific listing and scroll down to the comments section, i get this message:

"28 Comments

Please enable JavaScript to engage in the discussion on this site"

This happens on every listing i visit BUT it does not happen when using the BAT site when i use Chrome

The second issue is that when i go to my account/profile/notifications and go to change the toggles it bumps me back to the top of the page. This does not happen on Chrome.

Any thoughts or suggestions would be appreciated!

Asked by t.ross1 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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I want to zoom by scrolling and holding ctrl

Since I got my new Laptop it won't let me zoom by holding ctrl and scrolling. I have already tried changing settings in advanced Preferences like mousewheel.with_control.… (read more)

Since I got my new Laptop it won't let me zoom by holding ctrl and scrolling. I have already tried changing settings in advanced Preferences like mousewheel.with_control.action . But nothing seems to work.

Asked by AIGHT555 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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How to re-enable embedded videos

A few years ago I did something to disable the display of videos due to all the annoying autoplaying--maybe it was a config setting. Now I need to figure out how to deact… (read more)

A few years ago I did something to disable the display of videos due to all the annoying autoplaying--maybe it was a config setting. Now I need to figure out how to deactivate what I did to get these to display on page and just use the built in option to stop autoplay. Currently when I click the video link it opens in a new tab. The image shows an example of what I see with all videos. Even with addons disabled this behavior still persists.

Asked by LemonLime 1 year ago

Last reply by LemonLime 1 year ago

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Firefox "Save as" file list: Why are folders no longer at top?

I recently changed from Ubuntu Gnome to KDE Plasma. Now, when I'm running Firefox (v83) and click "Save as" to save a file from a web page, Firefox gives me a file list w… (read more)

I recently changed from Ubuntu Gnome to KDE Plasma. Now, when I'm running Firefox (v83) and click "Save as" to save a file from a web page, Firefox gives me a file list with directories mixed in alphabetically, rather than at the top. This is new behavior to me; I don't know if it's new with v83 (I was previously running v82), or if it's a KDE implementation issue.

Either way, I HATE having to scroll down through page after page of files and folders to find my destination folder. Since the dialog box also incorporates full-row select, I can't even click in the file list and type the first letter of my destination folder.

Please tell me there is a way to change this behavior and have Firefox's "Save as" dialog sort the files with directories at the top!

Thanks.

Asked by ExFido 2 years ago

Last reply by Balázs Meskó 1 year ago

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Firefox - Frequent, frustrating hangs and lockups on new PC

I was lucky enough to be able to buld a new PC recently, Running Windows 10 Pro on a AMD Ryzen 9 5900X rig, Asus Crosshair VII Hero motherboard and 32gb of RAM. Nvidia Gf… (read more)

I was lucky enough to be able to buld a new PC recently, Running Windows 10 Pro on a AMD Ryzen 9 5900X rig, Asus Crosshair VII Hero motherboard and 32gb of RAM. Nvidia Gforce 1070 GPU (stand in until I can get better in the new year) Should easily be enough to run Firefox right? Apparently not.

Performance in Firefox is little better than it was on my old rig, (which was still lousy). The browser constantly freezes and locks up, not responding at all to mouse clicks between tabs or on the page. It is especially common when a website opens a file requester, such as when I'm working on my website in Wordpress, but it also happens when working with downloads or seemingly randomly too (my downloads folder is on the C drive and always accessble).

I've tried disabling all plugins (I only have 3, Privacy Badger, Facebook container and Sticky Password), I don't see what point there is in resetting the profile as I only got this computer 3 days ago.

Regards software that might conflict, I run Malwarebytes anti-malware and DisplayFusion but I've tried disabling the latter and still no joy.

I really don't want to Chrome but it's leaving me little choice here. Is there anything else I can try? Thunderbird on the same PC works perfectly.

Asked by matthewab20011 1 year ago

Last reply by matthewab20011 1 year ago

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Add-fix.com?

I keep getting a pop up on Firefox after browsing for a while asking me to install add-fix.com? it says its associated with Firefox extension and cannot be closed except … (read more)

I keep getting a pop up on Firefox after browsing for a while asking me to install add-fix.com? it says its associated with Firefox extension and cannot be closed except by Ctrl+Alt+Del? It also throws up a DOS window? I use Windows 10. Any advice out there?

Asked by pomak249 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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I can't post to FB....I keep getting error messages.

I try to post an article from a news media to FB and it allows me to select to my FB account or a specific person, but when I press POST, I get an error message that says… (read more)

I try to post an article from a news media to FB and it allows me to select to my FB account or a specific person, but when I press POST, I get an error message that says I can't do that. It has been happening more and more. I can't post anything 90% of the time.

Asked by nootch124 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago