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When will Firefox button be added?

The tutorials talk about the "Firefox" button, but it doesn't exist! What were they thinking?! It's in the tutorial, but not in the software yet? Does anyone know if the… (read more)

The tutorials talk about the "Firefox" button, but it doesn't exist! What were they thinking?! It's in the tutorial, but not in the software yet?

Does anyone know if there's a new release coming which includes this new feature?

Asked by salgud 9 years ago

Answered by silkphoenix 9 years ago

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I get a message saying "2".

When I first open up FF, and open up new webpages, I get a pop-up message saying "2". Before I updated to FF4, the pop-up would say "The website at _____ says: 2". Has an… (read more)

When I first open up FF, and open up new webpages, I get a pop-up message saying "2". Before I updated to FF4, the pop-up would say "The website at _____ says: 2". Has anyone heard of this before? It's getting annoying. I thought maybe it was from not updating FF but it's still here!

Asked by DeathsMarkMoth 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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The new Firefox version disabled one of my toolbars and I want the older version of firefox that allows me to use that toolbar. How do I get it back?

I have the Norton toolbar and it got disabled once I downloaded the new firefox version. I would like the version I had before. I believe it was 3.6 or something like tha… (read more)

I have the Norton toolbar and it got disabled once I downloaded the new firefox version. I would like the version I had before. I believe it was 3.6 or something like that.

Asked by ej1122 9 years ago

Answered by godawgs 9 years ago

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My online banking doesn"t support FF 4.0. Where can I find V 3.5?

I came here looking for an older version of FF to download, but a search comes up with nothing. Also, is it likely that the bank will update its support as soon as the we… (read more)

I came here looking for an older version of FF to download, but a search comes up with nothing. Also, is it likely that the bank will update its support as soon as the weekend is over?

Asked by laswa 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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Hi there. Today, I imported my bookmarkers from internet explorer to FF

and found FF did not copie All of my bookmarks...so i deleted them...thinking I could take the same steps again (copie the bookmarks again). This is not possible!! If I c… (read more)

and found FF did not copie All of my bookmarks...so i deleted them...thinking I could take the same steps again (copie the bookmarks again). This is not possible!! If I click the file button, the "import"line/text (so to speak) is light gray, and I can't click it....so I'm not able to copy them anymore to FF for a 2cnd time. Is there anyone who has an idea how to fix this?! Thanx, Debora

Asked by 18DEBORA 9 years ago

Answered by silkphoenix 9 years ago

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I don't have the new Firefox button

I've upgraded our XP pc to Firefox & I don't have the new Firefox button - I've still got the old File - Edit etc menu at the top. The Tabs etc have all changed - it'… (read more)

I've upgraded our XP pc to Firefox & I don't have the new Firefox button - I've still got the old File - Edit etc menu at the top. The Tabs etc have all changed - it's just the button that hasn't appeared. My husband has a different XP user on the same pc, and he does have the new button, rather bizarrely (since, presumably, we're both running the same software!).

Asked by lollyg 9 years ago

Answered by silkphoenix 9 years ago

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Is there a bookmarks button or other way to get a droplist of all your bookmarks in FF 4?

I installed FF 4.0.1 and I'm loving it! The only issue, and it's a BIG issue, is that I have to press Alt every time to make the menu at the top come up so I can view my … (read more)

I installed FF 4.0.1 and I'm loving it! The only issue, and it's a BIG issue, is that I have to press Alt every time to make the menu at the top come up so I can view my bookmarks list! This is VERY annoying, so I'd like to know if there's any way to add a bookmarks button or something that will do the same as hitting Alt and then clicking 'Bookmarks'.

Thanks in advance

Asked by Egowelt 9 years ago

Answered by salgud 9 years ago

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tab close buttons disappear when URL launched from another app

When a new tab is opened via launching a URL from another application on Windows (e.g. Outlook), the tab close buttons disappear, even with only two tabs. By carefully gr… (read more)

When a new tab is opened via launching a URL from another application on Windows (e.g. Outlook), the tab close buttons disappear, even with only two tabs. By carefully grabbing the right window border and dragging *inwards* (i.e. making the window narrower), the buttons suddenly appear on all tabs, thus illustrating that it's not a problem with the tab widths.

Asked by TomBates 9 years ago

Answered by cor-el 9 years ago

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I downloaded Firefox 4 after reading and viewing the online ad. Unfortunately it doesn't look anything like the version i saw in the video. Is this because I run an iMac on OS X 10.5.8? There are some changes but nothing like the video said. Thanks, Craig

The tabs are above the address bar and the refresh button is at the end of the address bar but not a lot else is different. Private Browsing has to be accessed from the T… (read more)

The tabs are above the address bar and the refresh button is at the end of the address bar but not a lot else is different. Private Browsing has to be accessed from the Tools menu. In other words, most of the features that were to be on the front screen are absent. Thanks for your assistance. Craig

Asked by Craigxo1 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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When I create a new tab and enter the URL of a site already called up on another tab, instead of downloading the site again in the new tab, Firefox switches to the tab with the site already called up. How do I turn off the "switch to tab" feature?

How do I turn off the "switch to tab" feature? Why? The site I want runs a Java program, and I want the program to run multiple times. I looked in Tools > Options &g… (read more)

How do I turn off the "switch to tab" feature? Why? The site I want runs a Java program, and I want the program to run multiple times. I looked in Tools > Options > Tabs and found no way to turn off the "switch to tabs." I looked thru the entire Options and found nothing. I thought Tools > Options > Advanced might hold the key to a solution, but I found nada.

Asked by stevelmore 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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Picture at top of screen that I do not want as it obscures other matter

Somehow a picture of a nice young lady has appeared to the right of the heading on my copy of Firefox. A brownish picture that obscures other material so it is having a v… (read more)

Somehow a picture of a nice young lady has appeared to the right of the heading on my copy of Firefox. A brownish picture that obscures other material so it is having a very negative effect. How do I remove it please - permanently

Asked by boggart 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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Where did the "save all the tabs and close" button available in the last to-be-shut-down window go in the latest version?

It was SO ULTRA PRACTICAL because one did not need to bookmark stuff that they only need to work on the next day...and it disappeared from the latest version of firefox..… (read more)

It was SO ULTRA PRACTICAL because one did not need to bookmark stuff that they only need to work on the next day...and it disappeared from the latest version of firefox...Or is the option hidden somewhere? thanx

Asked by MalvinaT 9 years ago

Answered by TonyE 9 years ago

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FF3 used to have a backup button that I could jump backwards several pages. Is there a way in FF4 for this?

There is a backup button in FF4 that is larger than the round one in FF3. But to the right of the forward button there used to be a dropdown that would list the last doz… (read more)

There is a backup button in FF4 that is larger than the round one in FF3. But to the right of the forward button there used to be a dropdown that would list the last dozen pages. Can this function be enabled in FF4 or do I need to look for a plug-in to do this. I can't believe they took it out.

Asked by rapaline 9 years ago

Answered by Xircal 9 years ago

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Is there an extension that will show bookmarks in the location bar drop down list?

I would like the drop down arrow in the location bar to show my bookmarks instead of showing what I have recently typed. I only use the drop down menu to go to my most vi… (read more)

I would like the drop down arrow in the location bar to show my bookmarks instead of showing what I have recently typed. I only use the drop down menu to go to my most visited sites, so this would be prefect. Is there an extension that will do this, or something similar?

Asked by peterneeter 9 years ago

Answered by Helper7677 9 years ago