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Printing issues since a few updates ago (2 main problems)

OK, sorry if I dont know all the technical jargon but here are a couple issues I have been having. Currently using FF88.0 on Windows 10 Home edition. A few updates ago I… (read more)

OK, sorry if I dont know all the technical jargon but here are a couple issues I have been having. Currently using FF88.0 on Windows 10 Home edition.

A few updates ago I noticed when I go to print a page from the internet (specifically eBay Order Details) it no longer prints the default auction picture as it appears on the screen but enlarges it up to the original download size. This make the shrink to fit option no longer work properly. So in order to get all of the information I need on one page of print I have to constantly change the size from 40-60% to make it work. Frustrating and time wasting.

Second issue: This one just started with the last update. I use a Rollo label printer and I had everything set up where it worked just fine. After the last update it prints half labels and I cant get it to adjust back properly. Huge issue and time waster.

On average I feel like this slows me down 15-30 minutes a day total.

Asked by grf1320 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 minutes ago

Take Screenshot with Google Sheets

Firefox recently moved the screenshot feature from the URL bar to the right-click context menu. Question: How do you take a screenshot on pages like Google Sheets, where … (read more)

Firefox recently moved the screenshot feature from the URL bar to the right-click context menu.

Question: How do you take a screenshot on pages like Google Sheets, where there is nowhere to right click to get to the context menu?

Asked by MemoryLeak 17 minutes ago

Pasting an IP into the address bar and pressing ENTER/Return from either the keypad or (sometimes) keys area changes the address bar to [Google search]

Pasting an IP into the address bar (from Excel) and pressing ENTER/Return from either the keypad or (sometimes) keys area changes the address bar to [Google search] (empt… (read more)

Pasting an IP into the address bar (from Excel) and pressing ENTER/Return from either the keypad or (sometimes) keys area changes the address bar to [Google search] (empty) - my IP that I've pasted is gone and the website from the IP is not open.

This is happening since the last update. I have not 88.0 version.

I don't have google as search engine! I have Foxy Gestures and uBlock Origin add-ons.

Asked by firefox.com31 14 hours ago

Last reply by jscher2000 18 minutes ago

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Can't complete two-step authentication enabling process

I have a problem with enabling two-step authentication for my Mozilla account. There have been several questions regarding issues with two-step authentication, but none o… (read more)

I have a problem with enabling two-step authentication for my Mozilla account. There have been several questions regarding issues with two-step authentication, but none of them applies to my case, so I started another one.

When I try to enable 2SA, there are seemingly no problems. When I scan the QR code and enter the 6-digit security code, I don't get the "invalid two-step authentication code" message. I do get the 8 10-digit recovery codes. After I enter one of them I get a prompt saying "Two-step authentication enabled" (see attachment), but nothing else happens. It seems like the process is stuck here and isn't completed.

I have tried setting 2SA from my profile settings (https://accounts.firefox.com/settings) too, but when I logout and login again, it says Not Set.

I wouldn't normally use 2SA at all if it hasn't been made mandatory for logging into Add-ons (addons.mozilla.org). Now, I'm locked out of my Add-ons account and can't access my extensions!

Asked by dimithrandir 2 days ago

Answered by dimithrandir 58 minutes ago

firefox 88 too slow

After migrating from Firefox 87 to 88.0.1 under linux-64 (debian 10), the browser became very slow. Typing has a delay of 2-3 seconds between end of type and appearence o… (read more)

After migrating from Firefox 87 to 88.0.1 under linux-64 (debian 10), the browser became very slow. Typing has a delay of 2-3 seconds between end of type and appearence on screen. Same for loading pages. Migrating back to firefox 87 is a nuisance since part of the setup is lost and mozilla keeps insisting daily to switch to firefox 88. The articles in "Fix slowness" do not seem to help.

Any suggestion?

Asked by mario.natiello 2 hours ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 hour ago

Has Firefox been updated in the last 60 hours?

Both my PCs were downloading from you tube perfectly, until two days ago, when the download button on both PCs disappeared, almost at the same time. As the people at Vide… (read more)

Both my PCs were downloading from you tube perfectly, until two days ago, when the download button on both PCs disappeared, almost at the same time. As the people at Video Droid do not have an answer, I must assume the problem lies with Firefox. I hope we are not returning to the days when every update from Mozilla fucked up. Kindly explain how I can fix this mess, or how I can backdate to an earlier Firefox that worked properly. To be quite honest with you, I’m not the slightest bit interested in your new smart arse add ons, and tricks, all I want is a browser that works for me, not one that loses me days working time because your programmers can’t get their shit together.

Asked by musicmugger 1 hour ago

website not working with Firefox 88.01(64)bit on Win10 desktop

can't sign on to mail.com using Firefox 88.01 it worked fine 2 days ago. Now I get the screen below and I'm unable to type in anything. … (read more)

can't sign on to mail.com using Firefox 88.01 it worked fine 2 days ago. Now I get the screen below and I'm unable to type in anything.

Asked by n-fisher 3 hours ago

Last reply by n-fisher 1 hour ago

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Preview takes FOREVER to Load and Print - WHY?

Ever since you last changed Preview, it takes FOREVER for the darn page to load (be seen in Preview) and then FOREVER more to print. Half the time my doc doesn't even sho… (read more)

Ever since you last changed Preview, it takes FOREVER for the darn page to load (be seen in Preview) and then FOREVER more to print. Half the time my doc doesn't even show up the first time Preview loads and I have to repeat it. The only work-around I've found is to open my doc in Safari and then print - which is insane. What's wrong with Firefox??

Asked by John Gordon 1 day ago

Answered by John Gordon 1 hour ago

Eliminate the numbers in front of bookmarks

In the past I remember having this issue with YouTube tabs, related to YouTube notifications, but now it's happening with quite a few of my bookmarks to all sorts of diff… (read more)

In the past I remember having this issue with YouTube tabs, related to YouTube notifications, but now it's happening with quite a few of my bookmarks to all sorts of different places.

Is there a way to stop this annoyance?

Asked by noel_envode 3 hours ago

Last reply by noel_envode 1 hour ago

Address bar bugged

I've been a long time Firefox user since around 2005 and have always enjoyed Firefox until now. This issue has been ongoing for over a year though. I never would have tho… (read more)

I've been a long time Firefox user since around 2005 and have always enjoyed Firefox until now. This issue has been ongoing for over a year though. I never would have thought that a simple task as entering a web address in the address bar and hitting enter would become so difficult, though for a while now this seems to be the case and to the point to where I'm considering not bothering with the Firefox browser anymore. I do enjoy where Firefox is now in current development and the way it looks as well the great performance. However, when basic functionality such as typing in a web address and hitting enter becomes difficult all the aforementioned positives become less and less relevant. It seemed to all start when development came to redesign the appearance of the UI, not sure what version. Basically, what I come to experience now roughly 90 percent of the time I type a web address in the address bar and hit enter is the browser does nothing. Sometimes it takes 5 to 6 tries with having to put the mouse courser back into the address bar and hitting enter multiple times before the browser decides it want's to go the website. Same issue occurs when opening a bookmark in another tab, switch to the tab and the site isn't loaded, have to hit enter multiple times before the web address will begin to load. Seems also that any setting regarding tabs background loading isn't present anymore in the settings either. Same issue will occur when selecting a favorite that comes up while typing in the address bar.

Recently I had reinstalled my entire operating system and was hopeful that this issue would be resolved by doing so with a fresh install of Firefox too, though the issue is still present.

I have no add-ons or themes that modify the address bar, nor any search add-ons. In fact, this issue occurs with no add-ons installed at all. The only thing I can think currently is that it is an issue and or bug of some kind within the search and or address bar settings current design.

My settings here are attached as images.

Asked by Jack0027 5 hours ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 1 hour ago

Why always a new tab?

Why must a new tab/window open when I click a link? In settings I see to "open new tab instead of new window" but instead of having a bunch of tabs I am done using (like … (read more)

Why must a new tab/window open when I click a link? In settings I see to "open new tab instead of new window" but instead of having a bunch of tabs I am done using (like from a google search to an actual webpage) I would rather just have my current tab switch to the link I am choosing. Am I missing a setting?

Asked by pastorrittmiller 1 hour ago

Password Reset - on Macbook pro running Catalina w/o lose of data

Hello, Is there a way to preserve my firefox history & bookmarks from potentially being lost while resetting my password? Its easy enough to reset. I would like to … (read more)

Hello, Is there a way to preserve my firefox history & bookmarks from potentially being lost while resetting my password? Its easy enough to reset. I would like to do so without losing all that I have accumulated to-date.

Thank you

Asked by jmoffat2 4 hours ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 2 hours ago

Extenion

Does anyone know if there is a Media player extension for FireFox if you don't know what I'm saying i talking about you can control music and video kinda like on chrome l… (read more)

Does anyone know if there is a Media player extension for FireFox if you don't know what I'm saying i talking about you can control music and video kinda like on chrome like how chome having that music icon and you can control your music and video that is what I'm talking about is there a exenion for Firfox like that?

Asked by PowerDragonHD 2 hours ago

Firefox stops working occasionally

Hello, this is a basic question however nugging me all the time. About 2 months ago I switched from using Chrome to Mozilla. However about once every 2 days my Mozilla f… (read more)

Hello,

this is a basic question however nugging me all the time. About 2 months ago I switched from using Chrome to Mozilla. However about once every 2 days my Mozilla freeze for about 20 sec and not responding. It is not about the amount of tabs/windows I am working on, it happens quite randomly. I do have gaming laptop with lots of CPU and RAM if you may ask. Is there any way to get rid of occasional crashing? Any IT hack much appreciated :)

Regards

Asked by rafallifesoldier 2 hours ago

Security concerns

How and why did Facebook install a tab on my personal Royal bank account page? I am a little frustrated as to how this could happen, it only happens with the the Royal ba… (read more)

How and why did Facebook install a tab on my personal Royal bank account page? I am a little frustrated as to how this could happen, it only happens with the the Royal bank !

Asked by tommorin 2 hours ago

Annoying "get latest firefox developer edition version" popup in search bar.

I have firefox developer edition 88.0b9, I have disabled updates using policies.json(DisableAppUpdate: true), so the infamous "update to the latest version" popup with th… (read more)

I have firefox developer edition 88.0b9, I have disabled updates using policies.json(DisableAppUpdate: true), so the infamous "update to the latest version" popup with the green icon went away. But now it seems there's another form of those popups that firefox employs. And in the search bar this time. Why aren't they disabled by DisableAppUpdate? How can I disable them using about:config or something of the sort? Pretty sure I've got no malware or anything, always been careful about that kind of thing. Don't have many programs installed. Don't have any addons except an adblocker. All the buttons on that annoying popup lead to official mozilla resources: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/update-firefox-latest-release https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ So what do I do with those popups? I have no intention of updating(I don't want any redesigns, any new functionaly, any other things that would disrupt me and change the stuff I'm used to). Only want to disable those popups. That's the entire reason I used policies.json - to disable those annoying popups. But now another form of them appears.

Asked by xodecam288 1 day ago

Last reply by xodecam288 2 hours ago

Blocking popups in preferences fails to stop them

Blocking popups in preferences doesn't stop repeated popups on the site https://ottawacitizen.com; they repeat so often that the site is almost disabled. … (read more)

Blocking popups in preferences doesn't stop repeated popups on the site https://ottawacitizen.com; they repeat so often that the site is almost disabled.

Asked by johnsankey 11 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 hours ago