'dark' mode after Firefox update 12 July

Hi, since 12 July update, any theme with a darkish colour is now leading to full dark mode on screen, i.e. web page is in dark mode, sidebar is dark mode etc. Whereas pre… (read more)

Hi, since 12 July update, any theme with a darkish colour is now leading to full dark mode on screen, i.e. web page is in dark mode, sidebar is dark mode etc. Whereas pre-update the screen/sidebar were light, which is how I like it.

The only way I can keep light mode now is have a 'bright' i.e. light coloured theme.

This doesn't seem right does it?

How can I keep my old, pre 12 July theme(s), or new ones and still work with light screen?

Thanks

Asked by jamesxjclapham 5 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 12 hours ago

retrieve history old connected services

Hi, My repaired computer came back today. Under https://accounts.firefox.com/settings/ Connected Services I found an entry <Firefox Mobile 95, Android 10> that sign… (read more)

Hi, My repaired computer came back today. Under https://accounts.firefox.com/settings/ Connected Services I found an entry <Firefox Mobile 95, Android 10> that signed into my account while the machine was under repair at the Lenovo repair centre. Not trusting it I immediately removed that account. Now I realize that that intruder might have had access to my passwords in Firefox (the machine was completely dead, so no precautions were possible). And therefore to have proof in the future of illegal access I should have made a screendump of the accounts overview. My question: is there a way to retrieve the history of old, but deleted, connected services to my Firefox account? Thx in advance! Ruurd

Asked by vanderzee 1 week ago

Last reply by Seburo 12 hours ago

Fiefox not connecting to certain websites

Hello, As of yesterday afternoon, I cannot connect with three of my most used websites using your browser. I've been using them for over two years with this computer usin… (read more)

Hello,

As of yesterday afternoon, I cannot connect with three of my most used websites using your browser. I've been using them for over two years with this computer using your browser. The websites are Google Gmail, eminiplayer.net and seekingalpha.com. I'm receiving a secure connection failed message with no way to report it to you. Please advise.

Thank You,

Greg Mills

Asked by gezeaa 6 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 12 hours ago

cannot access my email

i cannot access my email called armstrongonewire and they told me that the problem is with the update that downloaded on 2/11/22 for the firefox update 96.0. will this p… (read more)

i cannot access my email called armstrongonewire and they told me that the problem is with the update that downloaded on 2/11/22 for the firefox update 96.0. will this problem be resolved and when? 'bold text

Asked by bradleycopeland 5 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 13 hours ago

GArbled Text

Well, even the pulldown is not working here. None of the solutions for the garbled text works for me (and now that pulldown option isn't always working) and I am about to… (read more)

Well, even the pulldown is not working here. None of the solutions for the garbled text works for me (and now that pulldown option isn't always working) and I am about to permanently change to Safari after years of being a Firefox advocate and user. Without any way to actually ask an actual person about this question/problem and not being a programmer I am exceedingly frustrated and disappointed. I do have to agree with the commenter who said we shouldn't have to go through this just to get a website to display. I've tried several times to upload an image but frankly I feel like just giving up

Asked by arobey 4 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 13 hours ago

Username issue

I have made Firefox my default browser on my laptop. When reviewing my account I noticed that the original username (e-mail address) I created the account with no longer… (read more)

I have made Firefox my default browser on my laptop. When reviewing my account I noticed that the original username (e-mail address) I created the account with no longer exists. Is it possible to replace my new e-mail address for the old one, and use it as the new User Name?

  Thanks in advance for your help.

Asked by geraldwilson 1 day ago

Last reply by Seburo 13 hours ago

FF not shutting down properly, trys to open previous tab on start.

Hi; When I close FF (V96.01) it does not seem to close properly and when restarted trys, usually unsuccesfully, to reopen previous tab. I have , open previous tabs and wi… (read more)

Hi; When I close FF (V96.01) it does not seem to close properly and when restarted trys, usually unsuccesfully, to reopen previous tab. I have , open previous tabs and windows, unchecked in settings. I have tried both the X and exit. If I set, browser.sessionstore.resume_from_crash, to false in options it does not happen. as per https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1292610. But when I reset session restore to true the problem resumes. This makes me believe FF is not closing properly Win10 is up to date with all latest updates as is FF.

Is there a fix for this?

Asked by newdino 2 days ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 13 hours ago

double prompt for primary password at the beggining of a firefox session

For last fiew days I get a double prompt for primary password when I start a firefox session (on linux ubuntu 20.04). I'm worried if this is a bug or a troyan. What can … (read more)

For last fiew days I get a double prompt for primary password when I start a firefox session (on linux ubuntu 20.04). I'm worried if this is a bug or a troyan.

What can I do to find out?

Asked by Nino Rode 59 1 day ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 14 hours ago

Firefox Update

When Firefox downloaded the latest patches - 96.0 and 96.01 - my computer has stopped working properly. Websites won't load, everything freezes up, get error message "No… (read more)

When Firefox downloaded the latest patches - 96.0 and 96.01 - my computer has stopped working properly. Websites won't load, everything freezes up, get error message "Not responding". I've tried a few things to fix it - virus scan, resetting systems to previous date before the updates, etc. Nothing has fixed this.

Asked by bbandcb 1 day ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 14 hours ago

Firefox account sync

Hi, The last update I got turned my browser background black. I tried to download the previous version. When I did I could not log on to my Firefox account. When I did lo… (read more)

Hi, The last update I got turned my browser background black. I tried to download the previous version. When I did I could not log on to my Firefox account. When I did logon the account was blank. I have a loptop that was previously synced. Can I sync from my laptop to my firefox account?

Asked by jbt10e 21 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 14 hours ago

Saved password not accepted on a particular wensite

I am unable to access a website with a saved password. I have contacted the IT people at the website and they have advised that there could be a problem with an upgrade o… (read more)

I am unable to access a website with a saved password. I have contacted the IT people at the website and they have advised that there could be a problem with an upgrade of Firefox, that is not compatible. I am not sure what I need to do to fix this problem. I have been accessing this website the same way for over 10 years and now unable to use it.

Asked by cvcycle 4 days ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 15 hours ago

Trend Micro Password Manager

Hey Guys, My trend micro password manager stopped work recently only on Mozilla but still works on every other browser, I have uninstalled and reinstalled both the trend … (read more)

Hey Guys,

My trend micro password manager stopped work recently only on Mozilla but still works on every other browser, I have uninstalled and reinstalled both the trend micro and mozilla but it still isnt working?

Asked by info6821 19 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 15 hours ago

inactive pages go blank. firefox 96.0 ubuntu 18.04

hi, it has been 2 days since firefox starts to behave in an unusual way. when opening many tabs, and if i dont click on them (ie inactive) in 2-3 minutes, they go blank. … (read more)

hi, it has been 2 days since firefox starts to behave in an unusual way. when opening many tabs, and if i dont click on them (ie inactive) in 2-3 minutes, they go blank. when i click on an inactive tab, firefox quickly refreshes it and shows the page. example: let's say i have 3 open tabs: tab1, tab2, tab3. i am reading in tab3 for 15mins. in that period, i didnt click on tab2/1. if now i click on tab2, it is blank and no longer displays the content of the page it is supposed to show. then, firefox quickly refreshes the page and displays the true page.

not really sure why this is happening now. never happened before. it is a really annoying behavior as every tab had to be refreshed automatically if i dont click on it in very few minutes. firefox 96.0 ubuntu 18.04. thanks

Asked by soufiane 19 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 15 hours ago

Prevent sidebar close/changes

The Firefox Sidebar is a very nice feature that I use to provide favorite bookmarks to an non-computer-savvy elderly parent. Unfortunately many times the "X" in the upper… (read more)

The Firefox Sidebar is a very nice feature that I use to provide favorite bookmarks to an non-computer-savvy elderly parent. Unfortunately many times the "X" in the upper right of the sidebar is accidentally clicked which results in a phone call or remote login session to recover. It would be helpful if there was an option to "lock" the sidebar so it cannot be closed by an unsavvy user. In addition, it would be valuable if the sidebar lock prevented the user from collapsing/expanding (changing) the bookmark lists in the sidebar. Once they are "locked" (by a computer proficient person), no changes are allowed to the sidebar by a careless user.

Asked by outback20 21 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 17 hours ago