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Can I not be sent tips about features I have already enabled please.

I already have signed up for Firefox Monitor. I therefore do not need it my tips and tricks alerts. There should be a check to not send people a tip or trick that they ha… (read more)

I already have signed up for Firefox Monitor. I therefore do not need it my tips and tricks alerts. There should be a check to not send people a tip or trick that they hae already enabled.

There should also be an option to disable that trick if you are not interested.

I want to be notified about new options and options I might consider because I might look at it later and so have not actively disabled.

The first one is a must though. I saw the tip. I enabled it. Stop fecking nagging me.

Cheers, Bode.

Asked by Bodestone 8 months ago

Last reply by user633449 8 months ago

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Firefox keeps refreshing pages without input

When opening a new tab, regardless of the website, Firefox refreshes the page by itself without any kind of input and it has become so troublesome that even filling infor… (read more)

When opening a new tab, regardless of the website, Firefox refreshes the page by itself without any kind of input and it has become so troublesome that even filling information in or watching a music video is impossible, due to the browser resetting back to the beginning every few seconds

Asked by Blak 8 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 8 months ago

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Where has the disconnect button gone!?! I use Firefox at work. I now have to manually delete history and bookmarks. PLEASE bring it back.

In the account section there used to be a disconnect button. This was very very useful. I used it every day. Now it has gone and signing out leaves my history, bookmarks … (read more)

In the account section there used to be a disconnect button. This was very very useful. I used it every day. Now it has gone and signing out leaves my history, bookmarks and, I discovered yesterday PASSWORDS in the browser. PLEASE bring it back. Why reduce functionality?? I don't get it. The whole point of having a Firefox account is to be able to take all these things with me wherever I log in. An ESSENTIAL part of that is not leaving behind anything when I log out. Thanks

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Asked by davidmackay 8 months ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 8 months ago

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how to disable the lockbox in firefox search bar

I hate the stupid thing. There are some pages that I go into and I've to them on my phone before but when I open them on my laptop I get the torn up page in the corner. T… (read more)

I hate the stupid thing. There are some pages that I go into and I've to them on my phone before but when I open them on my laptop I get the torn up page in the corner. The sites I've been to are good so why is some of the content blocked? Please tell me, if there is a way, how to remove this.

Asked by patdz 8 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 8 months ago

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Cant log into Wordpress Admin Panel becuase the Password Field wont populate or let me enter in information, how do I fix this?

I have tried clearing the cache, tried using private mode, and still noting has worked. I have been having to use Chrome to make any changes to my website and I am lookin… (read more)

I have tried clearing the cache, tried using private mode, and still noting has worked. I have been having to use Chrome to make any changes to my website and I am looking for a clearer solution. I actually just thought of one more that I will try, but please let me know if you guys have a concrete solution. Thankyou!

Asked by Magicmatt253 8 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 8 months ago

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firefox cropped botttom display when maximized

I'm using Firefox 71.0 (64-bit) on Linux mint 19.2 Cinnamon, lately when I maximized firefox, the bottom part of the maximized windows looks like it cropped, display only… (read more)

I'm using Firefox 71.0 (64-bit) on Linux mint 19.2 Cinnamon, lately when I maximized firefox, the bottom part of the maximized windows looks like it cropped, display only the background image, any fix?

Asked by stanleyhunk 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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BadSSL reports Firefox supports connection settings "that are outdated and known to have significant security flaws" (dh1024)

The site badssl.com dashboard flagged broken cryptography for subdomain "dh1024": "This site uses an ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key exchange over a 1024-bit group." Is ther… (read more)

The site badssl.com dashboard flagged broken cryptography for subdomain "dh1024": "This site uses an ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key exchange over a 1024-bit group."

Is there anything I need to do to fix this? Or does this require a Firefox fix?

Asked by pinellas 7 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 7 months ago

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Option: Browse history cleaning setting is always changing to clear history, after switching off firefox.

Why I can't save option: "remeber browsing history". When I change this option to: "remeber browsing history", then I close firefox, then i and switch on again this optio… (read more)

Why I can't save option: "remeber browsing history". When I change this option to: "remeber browsing history", then I close firefox, then i and switch on again this option is automaticly change to "clean history afterswitching off firefox". Also DRM is switching off automaticly. Name of option can be different (I have polish language), but it will be similar,

Asked by mlfox85 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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Despite re-downloading, despite re-installing, despite refreshing, despite clearing extensions... STILL get "Unable to connect". Perhaps solution is USE CHROME?

Attempting to load any new site gets only the message "Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at xxx" Getting very tired of re-reading the same help articles … (read more)

Attempting to load any new site gets only the message "Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at xxx"

Getting very tired of re-reading the same help articles that have not proved to be effective... (Using Firefox 71, MacOS 10.14.6)

Asked by P.C.Berry 7 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 7 months ago

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why do multiple tabs open with facebook and other sites

This is NOT my first comment on this issue. I just refreshed Firefox again today, doesn't resolve the issue: Firefox spawns tabs from sites I visit. No Rhyme nor reason.… (read more)

This is NOT my first comment on this issue. I just refreshed Firefox again today, doesn't resolve the issue: Firefox spawns tabs from sites I visit. No Rhyme nor reason... At one point today I counted 45 non-requested tabs created. After resetting FF I went back to Facebook almost immediately when I looked at the top bar I had SEVEN open Facebook tabs. only addin I use is 'noscript' I have been a FF user for years and if I can't resolve this issue I will give up FF.

Asked by Jeffrey 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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my browser/tab titles have disappeared and I've tried everything. any advice?

I rely on browser titles as an visual anchor while switching between tabs to remember where I am. recently they've disappeared and I've tried - hamburger menu > custom… (read more)

I rely on browser titles as an visual anchor while switching between tabs to remember where I am. recently they've disappeared and I've tried

- hamburger menu > customize > toggling "show title" - tinkering with addons - tinkering with preferences - quitting and restarting - toggling addons

any ideas? page titles are one of the reasons I switched full time to Firefox and I'm frustrated! TIA

Asked by yankinatl 7 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 7 months ago

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Add ons don't work

I've [literally] tried 6 different ZOOM add-ons, and NONE of them add a icon to the nav bar for settings, none of the settings can be accessed via Ctrl+Shift+A, and nothi… (read more)

I've [literally] tried 6 different ZOOM add-ons, and NONE of them add a icon to the nav bar for settings, none of the settings can be accessed via Ctrl+Shift+A, and nothing changes in the user SETTINGS. In short, the add-on's install, but are completely unusable! Is this a Firefox update issue, or something to do with NoScript and/or AdBlocker Ultimate? Or perhaps the privacy settings in Firefox? Any help greatly appreciated!

Asked by eranolivas 7 months ago

Last reply by eranolivas 7 months ago

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Wanting Cyberghost VPN extension to reamin on after closing Firefox browser

The Cyberghost VPN turns off after closing Firefox browser. I must click the icon in toolbar to activate each time I open Firefox. Previously using Chrome the app would r… (read more)

The Cyberghost VPN turns off after closing Firefox browser. I must click the icon in toolbar to activate each time I open Firefox. Previously using Chrome the app would remain on after closing browser. Is there a settings or what to fix this?

Asked by aberryhill43 7 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 7 months ago

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Every time i close firefox it keeps crashing and losing recent history and sometimes recent adds to my bookmarks folder any suggestions how can i solve this ?

Firefox 71.0 Crash Report [@ AsyncShutdownTimeout | Places Connection shutdown | PlacesUtils read-only connection closing as part of Places shutdown ] Search Mozilla Supp… (read more)

Firefox 71.0 Crash Report [@ AsyncShutdownTimeout | Places Connection shutdown | PlacesUtils read-only connection closing as part of Places shutdown ] Search Mozilla Support for this signature How to read this crash report ID: 04bd67a6-446a-4d61-a9a8-31cf80191222 Signature: AsyncShutdownTimeout | Places Connection shutdown | PlacesUtils read-only connection closing as part of Places shutdown

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Signature AsyncShutdownTimeout | Places Connection shutdown | PlacesUtils read-only connection closing as part of Places shutdown More Reports Search UUID 04bd67a6-446a-4d61-a9a8-31cf80191222 Date Processed 2019-12-22 22:41:47 UTC Uptime 123,924 seconds (1 day, 10 hours and 25 minutes) Last Crash 172,514 seconds before submission (1 day, 23 hours and 55 minutes) Install Age 1,401,752 seconds since version was first installed (2 weeks, 2 days and 5 hours) Install Time 2019-12-06 17:18:40 Product Firefox Release Channel release Version 71.0 Build ID 20191202093317 (2019-12-02) Buildhub data OS Windows 7 OS Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build Architecture amd64 CPU Info family 6 model 58 stepping 9 CPU Count 4 Adapter Vendor ID

NVIDIA Corporation (0x10de)

Adapter Device ID

GK107 [GeForce GTX 650] (0x0fc6)

Startup Crash

False

MOZ_CRASH Reason (Sanitized)

MOZ_CRASH()

Crash Reason EXCEPTION_BREAKPOINT Crash Address 0x7fef130b885 Total Virtual Memory 8,796,092,891,136 bytes (8.8 TB) Available Virtual Memory 8,792,373,157,888 bytes (8.79 TB) Available Page File 11,178,225,664 bytes (11.18 GB) Available Physical Memory 4,887,105,536 bytes (4.89 GB) EMCheckCompatibility

False

App Notes

FP(D00-L1100-W00000000-T000) DWrite? DWrite+ WR? WR- OMTP? OMTP+3 xpcom_runtime_abort(###!!! ABORT: file resource://gre/modules/PlacesUtils.jsm, line 2026)

Processor Notes processor_ip-172-31-14-246_us-west-2_compute_internal_7; ProcessorPipeline; SignatureShutdownTimeout: Signature replaced with a Shutdown Timeout signature, was: "Abort | mozalloc_abort | Abort | NS_DebugBreak | nsDebugImpl::Abort | XPTC__InvokebyIndex"

Asked by alexco8219 7 months ago

Last reply by alexco8219 7 months ago

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What is this ths and how do I remove it?

What the heck is this stupid thing and how do I remove it? https://www.safebrowse.io/warn.html?url=http://www.yevonehrap.com/a!tnddt21nlza/Survive%20ARK%20Companion-%20A… (read more)

What the heck is this stupid thing and how do I remove it? https://www.safebrowse.io/warn.html?url=http://www.yevonehrap.com/a!tnddt21nlza/Survive%20ARK%20Companion-%20ARK%20Survival%20Evolved_Setup.exe&token=3bbcc532

There are some sites I have to go into and this damn thing keeps coming up. What is the point of the Proceed Anyway option if it doesn't even work? And is there an email address for me to contact mozilla directly? I spent a whole hour just trying to find this page.

Asked by patdz 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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Firefox still remembering usernames

I have turned off "Ask to save logins and passwords for websites", I am not using Firefox's password manager. Yet, the browser still remembers a username for sites. I've … (read more)

I have turned off "Ask to save logins and passwords for websites", I am not using Firefox's password manager. Yet, the browser still remembers a username for sites. I've deleted them all, but after I log in, it reappears. How do I stop Firefox from remembering usernames completely?! This is really frustrating.

Asked by J 7 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 7 months ago

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On rendering a new screen the top skips down

Hi, Can't even describe it well, but what's happening is that every time I access a search result from Google search or any other, once the Firefox screen appears, there … (read more)

Hi, Can't even describe it well, but what's happening is that every time I access a search result from Google search or any other, once the Firefox screen appears, there is a "skip", from the edge of the bar on the to the final results on the screen. It's like there is a pause rendering or writing the screen--very annoying. Please advise.

Asked by private3 7 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 7 months ago