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Blue border when clicking on links

I just noticed that websites are now getting a blue border when links are clicked [FF Version 103.0.2 (64-bit)] and the funny thing about it is that sometimes the border … (read more)

I just noticed that websites are now getting a blue border when links are clicked [FF Version 103.0.2 (64-bit)] and the funny thing about it is that sometimes the border disappears ... but it comes back eventually. Anyone else having the same bug?

Asked by Cezar Ayran 8 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 41 minutes ago

Downloads setting WON'T default to 'Ask every time'

I've ticked the box, I've unticked the box, rinse and repeat. I've checked for updates, cleared cache & cookies, Troubleshooting mode, refresh, removed popup blockers… (read more)

I've ticked the box, I've unticked the box, rinse and repeat. I've checked for updates, cleared cache & cookies, Troubleshooting mode, refresh, removed popup blockers etc. reinstalled, etc. Win 10 home 64-bit, Firefox 103.0.2 (64-bit)

Just trying to get the browser to STOP defaulting to Downloads location and START asking me where to save the d/l.

Thank you!

Asked by MILESTWEST 1 hour ago

change default background color for pdf viewer

Hello, I updated to macos Monterey yesterday and I guess I guess I also my firefox updated to 102.0.1 (64-bit)... Anyway, I was very much used to have a white background … (read more)

Hello,

I updated to macos Monterey yesterday and I guess I guess I also my firefox updated to 102.0.1 (64-bit)... Anyway, I was very much used to have a white background in firefox's built-in pdf viewer when viewing pdfs that really have a white background (for example if you download it and check it with Adobe reader, or any reader other than the viewer built-in the browser).

Now the background color is gray, and it's not convenient for me at all. I could not find the magic setting that allow to changing this behaviour... I do not use themes, so I do not mind changing something there if needed.

Could any guru help here please ? That would be much appreciated.

Asked by gonzalez1814 1 month ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 hour ago

I have Firefox ver 103.0.2 but want rounded tabs

I have Firefox 103.0.2 and have enabled the use of style sheets in about:config. I have a CSS style sheet userChrome.css that is giving me color at the top heading an… (read more)

I have Firefox 103.0.2 and have enabled the use of style sheets in about:config. I have a CSS style sheet userChrome.css that is giving me color at the top heading and in the tabs, except for the active tab (is white)

I'll list the CSS and see if you can give me some guidance in what i need to do to put some roundness in the top corners of the tabs. the UserChrome.css file .titlebar-color{ color: AccentColorText; background-color: AccentColor; } .tab-background{ border-radius: 5px 5px !important; margin-bottom: 0px !important; } .tabbrowser-tab:not([selected=true]):not([multiselected=true]) .tab-background{ background-color: color-mix(in srgb, currentColor 5%, transparent); } menupopup > menu, menupopup > menuitem{ padding-block: 2px !important; min-height: 0px !important; }

root{

--arrowpanel-menuitem-padding: 2px !important; }

The whole top is solid color (same as Windows color, which is ok by me. However, it would also be nice if there were a dividing line or separation between the menu on top and the "tabs" below. Any ideas would be great! Thanks!! Vern

Asked by Vernon Jenewein 2 hours ago

Is it worth to activate these firefox options in aboutconfig?

browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground media.autoplay.allow-extension-background-pages media.autoplay.enabled browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs browser.tabs.extraDragSpace… (read more)

browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground media.autoplay.allow-extension-background-pages media.autoplay.enabled browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs browser.tabs.extraDragSpace layers.acceleration.force-enabled gfx.webrender.enabled layers.force-active

Also is there a way to see which options have been modified easily? And to reset them all?

Asked by klappa 14 hours ago

How to get rid of hard to read black backgrounds?

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique. I've tried all the modes like light, sy… (read more)

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique.

I've tried all the modes like light, system etc nothing seems to fix it.

Am I going to need a stack of css code to fix it - code for each and everything I want to set back to light, or is there a setting to achieve this?

Asked by citizen1138x 6 days ago

Last reply by citizen1138x 21 hours ago

Blocking the 'Remove Extention' option from Firefox Extentions dropdown menu

I'm trying to not to have the 'Remove Extension' option be an option from the Extension drop down menu on my personal computer. After mucking around the internet, trying… (read more)

I'm trying to not to have the 'Remove Extension' option be an option from the Extension drop down menu on my personal computer.

After mucking around the internet, trying to figure out how to use .json policy files, Group Policy, whatever 'Enterprise' is, for well over an hour. I've had zero luck on finding detailed instructions about how to do anything I just mentioned, or that it's even possible. (Asides from [question] I found on this site that was solved in '21)

It sounds possible, but I can't find any directions (straightforward or vague) about how to do it.

What can I do, if anything?

Asked by c.c.d.gilmore 22 hours ago

How to change White background while page is loading in Dark Mode.

Sleep disorderland denizen here. i use dark mode a lot and love it. The problem is the sudden flash of white background when i open a new tab before the page loads. Is t… (read more)

Sleep disorderland denizen here. i use dark mode a lot and love it. The problem is the sudden flash of white background when i open a new tab before the page loads. Is there anyway to override/change that also to black permanently. Thank you.

Asked by praveen.venmani 2 days ago

Last reply by RobertJ 1 day ago

Light theme but dark menus/pulldowns FF 100.0.2

For the last several FF versions, although I choose a light theme, the pull downs/menus always wind up dark with white text. It also shows up when I am editing options in… (read more)

For the last several FF versions, although I choose a light theme, the pull downs/menus always wind up dark with white text. It also shows up when I am editing options in FF itself. How do I stop this? I want a light background with black/dark text.

Asked by submarinerr 2 months ago

Last reply by RobertJ 1 day ago

enable firefox touchpad gesture in windows 11

I would like to have the possibility to back and forward in firefox using the touchpad twist move, like for chromium browsers. I have read there are some gestures paramet… (read more)

I would like to have the possibility to back and forward in firefox using the touchpad twist move, like for chromium browsers. I have read there are some gestures parameters in the about:config. What is the procedure to do in about:config for the twist fingers left and right do the back and forward stuff with laptop touchpad?

My OS is W11

Asked by thor94 1 day ago

dev tool language setting

Hi guys, I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in c… (read more)

Hi guys,

I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in chrome but for firefox i can't find it . I tried setting language ,but it's useless . so i'm wondering if i missed something or just they don't have that feature .

thx

Asked by Léo Y L 1 day ago

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Firefox Headers and Menu bar to large Windows 11 but ok Windows 10

Firefox using Windows 11 the Top Menu bar takes up to much real estate. But running same Browser on Windows 10 it works fine. How can I reduce the top Menu Bar so I can s… (read more)

Firefox using Windows 11 the Top Menu bar takes up to much real estate. But running same Browser on Windows 10 it works fine. How can I reduce the top Menu Bar so I can see more of Web page as far to big on Windows 11? Any ideas help appreciated. Does anyone know of a cure.? Check the attached image or Images for proof. Even some web pages its far to wide to fit screen.

Asked by twinjenz 2 days ago

Answered by RobertJ 2 days ago

Firefox changed the way it displays url suggestions

I go to Yahoo.com for email several times daily. I rarely go to Youtube.com . I believe the order that url suggestions (and autocomplete) come up has changed in one of F… (read more)

I go to Yahoo.com for email several times daily. I rarely go to Youtube.com .

I believe the order that url suggestions (and autocomplete) come up has changed in one of Firefox's updates and now, as soon as I type the "y", Firefox suggests Youtube.com . I go to Yahoo.com a hundred times for any one time I might visit Youtube and Yahoo would come first alphabetically so I would assume it would "suggest" Yahoo before Youtube.

My guess is that Firefox decides on which site is more popular during daily browsing but this was not the case before.

I have tried several methods to attempt to control the order the suggestions appear but Youtube still autocompletes as soon as I type the "y".

Any way to change this to my liking? Or is this just the way it is and will be?

I've attached a screenshot but I edited it to obliterate a few id's and personal information from the example url's.

Asked by caladie 1 week ago

Last reply by RobertJ 1 day ago

Proxy IP with Firefox Multi Account Container

Hi Friends, I use surfahark VPN on my Macbook but recently started using Multi Account Container for keeping my social activity separate which I just love, I am trying bu… (read more)

Hi Friends, I use surfahark VPN on my Macbook but recently started using Multi Account Container for keeping my social activity separate which I just love, I am trying but unable to set custom proxy in multi account container, despite applying https://ProxyIPAddress:port it still shows my surfahark IP on whoer.net instaed of proxy IP.

It was working till 2 days back unless I had to reformat my system.

Any help, Thanks much.

Asked by ssilvakumar0101 1 day ago

Can not disable address bar search

I got a new computer running windows 11. I installed Firefox as my default browser. I then noticed the address bar performing search which is annoying as hell and actua… (read more)

I got a new computer running windows 11.

I installed Firefox as my default browser. I then noticed the address bar performing search which is annoying as hell and actually and interferes with productivity as I use search. Basically, I have to redo searches after the address bar. It is problematic. The one off search from address bar according to last survey only 26% of users like it. rest want it gone.

As for me, I have tried the solution of Keyword set to false and the browser url oneoff also set to false.

I saw another suggested item of turn off keyword search. However, that item does not have an off button or switch within Windows 11. Just check marks of the suggested keywords that developers installed into the field when downloaded. I unchecked all the items as that was the only change I could do. So, there is no keyword selected. I closed all browser windows and restarted Firefox.

The address bar search still occurs. This make the previous question and answer solution invalid as of August 12, 2022.

I consider this a BUG and a major development of Firefox browser failure. When I search, I am looking for generally wide range of results and alternative search options are better than specific one off search. Best example; What is difference between Clementines and Mandarins? As a one off search you get one set of results. When you use the proper search box of a search engine, you get totally different results that are more useful and less time consuming to know the full range of answers, history, physical traits as well as other items not considered in the address bar search. In the search engine box, you do get the address bar search items. However, they always are 6 to 20 down the list of preferred or most useful. However, the address bar search results do not have all the top 5 items from the search engine search. It is a matter of how the address bar does the search that is at issue. For whatever reason, the results are not as good as direct input. You will have to determine through investigation why that is. However, that is a year's worth of investigation if anyone would do it. In the mean time, this address bar search needs a simple button that does all the changes necessary to make it stop!

Additionally, I find multiple related search options that are given by search engines extremely helpful when looking for related type of searches. This is something that the address bar search can not do and was never designed or allowed to do. Thus, it causes loss of productivity.

As such and because it does cause loss of productivity, it is a BUG and by law, Mozilla must remove items or provide easy solution to stop productivity failure.

The current solution does not work. That means Mozilla must provide an update immediately to make this feature go away for those who find it annoying, useless or interference with productivity!

Asked by pmadison1 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 2 days ago