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Lost tabs

So, I've had this problem once already and solved it. Mozilla updated automatically and I lost all of my tabs (over a 100 tabs, mostly with books I wanted to buy / compar… (read more)

So, I've had this problem once already and solved it. Mozilla updated automatically and I lost all of my tabs (over a 100 tabs, mostly with books I wanted to buy / compare prices), couldn't restore the session and had no history. After a dramatic and prolonged freakout, I actually found help on this site and managed to open the correct upgrades.jsonlz4 files with the jeffersoncher scrounger website. I meant to save all of the links in a word file since I no longer trusted firefox to open my tabs after an update, but real life happened. I kept putting it off and was content to have the tabs on hand as a list on the scrounger website. But then ANOTHER automatic update happened and now I no longer find the old .jsonlz4 file - I have a few really old ones (from 2017 and 2019) but the one from around the time period of the first tab loss only has tabs about restoring lost history. I now, just as before, again have no history to find the tabs with the books I want that way. My question is: I would very much like to have those tabs back - some of those books were meant as gifts and finding them the analog way is possible, but very time-consuming. Is there any way I could find the correct .jsonlz4 file (I even remember the date it was modified as shown in file explorer - or should I just give up the whole affair as lost and no longer waste time on it? I'll try reinstalling firefox after I post this message, but given that it didn't work last time, I'm not very optimistic.

Thanks in advance, all the best Ana

Asked by ana.perpar 6 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 days ago

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Firefox Home: Unable to Add to Top Sites

What it says on the tin. I just refreshed my firefox browser, and so now my Home is completely empty. Attempting to manually enter a website and add it to my Top Sites do… (read more)

What it says on the tin.

I just refreshed my firefox browser, and so now my Home is completely empty. Attempting to manually enter a website and add it to my Top Sites does not appear to have any effect, merely returns me to my very empty Home page.

Asked by angevar28 20 hours ago

Answered by angevar28 19 hours ago

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how can I tell if somebody stole my firefox password

looking on my iPhone, under passwords, there are many sites that say password has been compromised and to change it. The only way this could happen, I think, is if somebo… (read more)

looking on my iPhone, under passwords, there are many sites that say password has been compromised and to change it. The only way this could happen, I think, is if somebody got my Firefox password. Now if they did, they would still have to get my master browsing password, which is different and more complex. Is it possible to extract passwords from my account without knowing the master password?

Asked by timbuckoff 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 20 hours ago

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Search bookmark folder location on Firefox Library

Hello, I have my Firefox bookmarks separated by folders according to the theme. Every time I use the 'search bookmarks' option, firefox shows me all the hypotheses based … (read more)

Hello, I have my Firefox bookmarks separated by folders according to the theme. Every time I use the 'search bookmarks' option, firefox shows me all the hypotheses based on my search but hides the folders and doesn’t show me in which folder the bookmark I looked for is located. This way, I always have to do a search because I still don't know what folder it is in unless I remember it again or browse through all the folders until I find it. Is there any way to do this? Thank you.

Asked by Pedro 2 weeks ago

Answered by cor-el 2 weeks ago

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Pocket List Din drop-down menus has disappeared -

"Pocket List" has disappeared in the drop down menu under the "library" icon where it used to be not more than a few days ago. It's not under the Bookmarks icon, either.… (read more)

"Pocket List" has disappeared in the drop down menu under the "library" icon where it used to be not more than a few days ago. It's not under the Bookmarks icon, either. the "Pocket" icon is in the menu bar, and I can save items to Pocket, but can no longer locate the page with the articles. "View List" does appear when you click the Pocket icon, but it also saves whatever page you're on whether or not you want to save it.

Asked by hhartus 3 weeks ago

Answered by TyDraniu 3 weeks ago

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Page actions ... button

Hello everyone, My mum's Firefox isn't showing in the ... dots area called Page actions of the bar the Take a Screenshot icon. I am able to add it from the Customize Tool… (read more)

Hello everyone, My mum's Firefox isn't showing in the ... dots area called Page actions of the bar the Take a Screenshot icon. I am able to add it from the Customize Toolbar... area but NOT back to where it was, in the Page actions area. Is there a way to do this? I tried this for 2h now and there is no explanation how that icon disappeared in the first place. Perhaps there is a way o moving icons around? Fresh install version 88.0 (64 bits), ignore Romanian language, icons are universal :)

Asked by Mircione 1 day ago

Answered by Mircione 1 day ago

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Youtube

I recently switched to Firefox, on the browser i was using before i was able to link whatever Youtube video i was watching right to the Roku connected to my TV. Is there … (read more)

I recently switched to Firefox, on the browser i was using before i was able to link whatever Youtube video i was watching right to the Roku connected to my TV. Is there a way to do this on Firefox?

Asked by Neurv 2 days ago

Answered by ifv 1 day ago

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firefox logo in front of all the pictures stored on my hard drive

I opened the area on my hard drive and found that every photo has the firefox logo in front of the picture name. I opened these same photos last week and there was no log… (read more)

I opened the area on my hard drive and found that every photo has the firefox logo in front of the picture name. I opened these same photos last week and there was no logo. How did this happen and what do I do to remove the logo. I did nothing that I know of to cause this to happen. Thank you Ken

Asked by grumpy3 1 day ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 day ago

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What does "5 Left" in FF Relay mean?

I just signed up for Firefox Relay and the setup says "5 Left"...what does that mean; is Relay a paid service; if so, where do I find information about the cost? Thank y… (read more)

I just signed up for Firefox Relay and the setup says "5 Left"...what does that mean; is Relay a paid service; if so, where do I find information about the cost? Thank you.

Asked by MichaelJonas 2 days ago

Answered by TyDraniu 2 days ago

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Firefox 87.0 Win10 X64

Function of backspace key: As me many people prefere to use the backspace key to move one page back when browsing a website (navigating with the keyboard is more healthy … (read more)

Function of backspace key: As me many people prefere to use the backspace key to move one page back when browsing a website (navigating with the keyboard is more healthy than using the mouse all the time). After updating to version 87.0 this does not work any longer. Is there any way to get this functionality back?

Asked by dc6mb 3 weeks ago

Answered by TyDraniu 3 weeks ago

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tooltips are not showing

I recently had to restore my computer to factory setting and Firefox was one of the first things I reinstalled when I was done. Everything seems to be working except that… (read more)

I recently had to restore my computer to factory setting and Firefox was one of the first things I reinstalled when I was done. Everything seems to be working except that when I put my cursor over a tab or an extension button instead of a tool tip it just shows and empty box. It's always showed a tool tip so I don't know why it started doing this now.

Asked by Malkavian10th 2 days ago

Answered by strafy 2 days ago

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Error code: SEC_ERROR_UNKNOWN_ISSUER

I keep getting this error code when I try to access amazon.com. This is a new problem, less then 48 hours. I can access amazon with chrome and edge. Certificate informati… (read more)

I keep getting this error code when I try to access amazon.com. This is a new problem, less then 48 hours. I can access amazon with chrome and edge.

Certificate information: https://www.amazon.com/gp/site-directory

Peer’s Certificate issuer is not recognized.

HTTP Strict Transport Security: true HTTP Public Key Pinning: false

Certificate chain:


BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

MIIDcjCCAlqgAwIBAgIQVV+IYzzojqBLqIYvE6zr1DANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQsFADAj MSEwHwYDVQQDDBhEaWdpQ2VydCBHbG9iYWwgUm9vdCBHMUEwHhcNMjAwNDE4MDIy ODMyWhcNMzEwNDE3MjIyODMyWjAZMRcwFQYDVQQDDA53d3cuYW1hem9uLmNvbTCC ASIwDQYJKoZIhvcNAQEBBQADggEPADCCAQoCggEBAKGcI7M9AEHpRFBTRlvFom1P Tn0RH4gQn+cpjRYUaTquY5APCGoH0oA0GczTJHfYjiPTdzEVOFBMvpvx6o4yJevy WN6Bp81gQuD7S1TE68zJqlT5CK9NtIxlGQFyjhe/RhCv6jG2pVBr9kz0HFQPq2b+ o/Ao8VhTA0zR+hurwQCDoxSwesgv4DRwyMTcg+MBuRw6fXmSK6ATwRrGf+lVdf49 T+ibLlEiHqmcRMruHhVDIM4bKluuvsZCbPBlEKZKEBmgQOCcdppOnwvEaPk5CH2E QlTqDz9ZlKjZtFOdqJiIIVtdOrNZHGDTB5OHLLysHNmNjSxDreDug2scdJSaoI0C AwEAAaOBqzCBqDATBgNVHSUEDDAKBggrBgEFBQcDATAMBgNVHRMBAf8EAjAAMA4G A1UdDwEB/wQEAwIFoDAzBgNVHREELDAqgg53d3cuYW1hem9uLmNvbYIMKi5hbWF6 b24uY29tggphbWF6b24uY29tMB8GA1UdIwQYMBaAFAvg5u4LB1vRyYGI0x1afGf3 akWGMB0GA1UdDgQWBBT7JJkosq7D4aCGS+zN4DmLp1x0VjANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQsF AAOCAQEABjA+q4jnBo1U0MN3x+NaBtMSnwDwqd6fjHwPdhDegxjDvi/7TQvHc2G8 0YxLqXXtX/xS2vBNwxWWlymZQgmj5UJE6IIcOBFD2Q/ipsNGfJ6F8npzmUg8XToD RwnsF//7mi1fZUR5p5vnSVkXw4j1vXhpW3dc7Pp8+zG6FZFf7eV1DD0xQd25NbWZ oQBXQDWTxD0dTVsPVaBFoFWgrX/fRoPe1lXksbk9TdQgEVqcDxKZR7s2+LpBB0uJ JmGCERUpDxr79K61AoaP9/5ToodEbxwNgxMBxcea36gLQO3q/YdQwTdjJrldc2C3 NgnZ8agB4iGnsJdF1ECxAUAMcNvorw==


END CERTIFICATE-----

Asked by Michael 3 days ago

Answered by jonzn4SUSE 3 days ago

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no display & no options

web pages don't display but address is shown at tabs, can't see options but other menu options seem to be okay. I uninstalled and erased all related data (I could find) m… (read more)

web pages don't display but address is shown at tabs, can't see options but other menu options seem to be okay. I uninstalled and erased all related data (I could find) multiple times and reinstalled multiple times but problem remains. I tried refresh, safe mode, etc. At installation I get error VCRUNTIME140_1.dll not found, a susequent installation finishes without errors. I am sending this from another system because I can't use the problem unit for this post. The problem system is similar to this one. I am puzzled and seek help.

Asked by tregxoferif 4 days ago

Answered by tregxoferif 2 days ago

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Creating separate Firefox profiles on different user accounts

Hello, I am wondering it this is possible - I have a Windows 10 laptop that needs to be upgraded to V202H and I am told that the upgrade will probably delete all of my cu… (read more)

Hello,

I am wondering it this is possible - I have a Windows 10 laptop that needs to be upgraded to V202H and I am told that the upgrade will probably delete all of my current programs and settings - including my Firefox install and all bookmarks. To help recover from that, I wanted to know if it would be possible to set up an alternate Firefox in a not often used local account on my Windows 7 laptop and then sync the two so that after the upgrade, I can download Firefox again onto the Win 10 laptop and then sync it back so that I can get all of my bookmarks and settings for FF back onto the Win 10 laptop.

I don't want to sync it with the Firefox that I use in my regular Win 7 user account since that has a separate set of bookmarks and settings that I wouldn't want to change. I just wanted a way to "hold" all of the Win 10 Firefox stuff and "reinstall" it, and had thought that sync might be a way to do that.

If that won't work, is there a way to transfer the entire FF profile over to a new install on that laptop once it is upgraded?

Thanks for any help! Much appreciated!

Asked by TaylorNorth2 5 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 days ago

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I recently resolvd an issue here, with eBay, or so I thought. I can't log in now.

Recently, a kind volunteer helped me resolve a technical problem I was having with eBay. I have only one start up on my computer now, which is my VPN I have disabled all… (read more)

Recently, a kind volunteer helped me resolve a technical problem I was having with eBay. I have only one start up on my computer now, which is my VPN I have disabled all my Add-ons. I exited out of Firefox, restarted my computer and went directly to ebay and had no trouble signing in or using the site. Yay! I thought it was all fixed. I still wanted to use some very important (to me) add-ons like Ghosterly, and a couple others, which I have had for approximately a year with no problem on ebay. I enable 3 of my favorite addons. I went back to ebay. And, now I can't sign in. They say the password doesn't match. I know that it is correct because I have it written down. When I tried many times, they kept making be "bot verify" When I tried to reset my password, they said I had to chat with someone. I am unable to chat because they say I might have disabled java script. I don't know where to look to see it I have done that. Having a "Senior Moment" here............

....also starting to get frustrated........... grrrrrrr..... I wanted to try to turn on one addon at a time, to see which might be the troublemaker, but never got the chance.

Any thoughts??

Asked by mangonanny 4 days ago

Answered by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 3 days ago