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Hi All With Nightly Build 79.0a1 , if you are on a website that you are purchasing a product, and part of the checkout process uses verified by Visa, the browser blocks t… (read more)

Hi All With Nightly Build 79.0a1 , if you are on a website that you are purchasing a product, and part of the checkout process uses verified by Visa, the browser blocks this from happening.

Kind regards Rod

Asked by rod21 1 day ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 hours ago

No URL sites open

I could not enter a URL address or IP address in this FF forum. I have entered IP address and URL sites before. Is this a new restriction on the use of this forum? The 2 … (read more)

I could not enter a URL address or IP address in this FF forum. I have entered IP address and URL sites before. Is this a new restriction on the use of this forum?

The 2 URL below I could not enter before around the end of June 2020. The below address show up even though my Mac 's FF is not connected to any URL or have any tabs open.

ec2-52-12-8-165.us-west-2.compute.amazonaws.com ec2-34-199-87-86.compute-1.amazonaws.com

Asked by Mace2 14 hours ago

Last reply by James 13 hours ago

Is CCleaner cookie destruction redundant for Firefox users with the right settings?

Is the cookie clearing function of CCleaner 100% redundant for those who use only Firefox as a browser and choose settings that delete all or nearly cookies when the brow… (read more)

Is the cookie clearing function of CCleaner 100% redundant for those who use only Firefox as a browser and choose settings that delete all or nearly cookies when the browser closes? Ideally, I would like to dispense with CCleaner for cookie clearance and depend only on my Firefox browser settings for that. [The various other functions of CCleaner, and its overall value, are not part of my question.]

Asked by Quenchoo 23 hours ago

Last reply by FredMcD 19 hours ago

Why blocks Firefox instead of popups printig?

When I want to print a page of Firefox I get the response: "Firefox is blocking popups". When I try to change this, I get the mask for exception, but only for websites, n… (read more)

When I want to print a page of Firefox I get the response: "Firefox is blocking popups". When I try to change this, I get the mask for exception, but only for websites, not for things like printing. Why do I need a popup to print, why can't I define printing as exception?

Asked by Andreas Laue 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

The "never save" function for usernames and passwords does not work

Even though I say "never save" for logging in to a website, when I login the next time, it asks me again "if I want to save password". I have also gone to the exception l… (read more)

Even though I say "never save" for logging in to a website, when I login the next time, it asks me again "if I want to save password". I have also gone to the exception list and manually entered the websites, and even though I block and save that website, the websites disappear from the exception list and I am again asked if I want to save password.

Asked by didaviscpa 3 days ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 2 days ago

Confirm Identity

After putting in my username and password, at a site I frequently access, it asks me a 'confirm identity' question. This happens each time I sign in, even though I check … (read more)

After putting in my username and password, at a site I frequently access, it asks me a 'confirm identity' question. This happens each time I sign in, even though I check the box saying I am using a trusted computer.

Asked by rjgulovsen 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

Unable to Clear Cookies and Site Data and unable to uncheck Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed.

I have tried to Clear Cookies and Site Data repeatedly in Standard, Strict and Custom modes with no success and repeated that test when trying to uncheck Delete cookies a… (read more)

I have tried to Clear Cookies and Site Data repeatedly in Standard, Strict and Custom modes with no success and repeated that test when trying to uncheck Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed. Incidentally this problem began occurring when Firefox offered me the opportunity to use DNS Over HTTPS. I Like using DNS over HTTPS although it may very well be that hackers and info miners (Phishing) do Not like this new firefox setting and have adjusted their cookies into Permanent SOLs. Google hires hackers for many things. How can you help me you ask? Please repair the problem.

Asked by f3iu6pifo 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

Certificate handling in Firefox 78.0.

Hi, could anyone tell me the difference between the policy settings Import Enterprise Roots and new for Firefox 78.0 : security.osclientcerts.autoload. Thanks Juergen … (read more)

Hi,

could anyone tell me the difference between the policy settings Import Enterprise Roots and new for Firefox 78.0 : security.osclientcerts.autoload. Thanks Juergen

Asked by Juergen.schroth 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

Clearing Cookies and Site Data: There are always a few kilobytes of data when I open the browser

Hi, Why a few kilobytes of Cookies and Site Data are always left uncleared? I clear them manually and I close the browser, but I still find them next time I launch Firefo… (read more)

Hi,

Why a few kilobytes of Cookies and Site Data are always left uncleared?

I clear them manually and I close the browser, but I still find them next time I launch Firefox ...


My settings are towards complete deletion of cookies and site data when Firefox is closed:

1. I have set Custom protection with blocking of All third-party cookies 'In all windows'. Please see 'Additional Screenshot.png'.

2. I manually Clear Data before closing the browser.

3. I still find a few kilobytes of data the next time I launch a fresh Firefox. Please see 'Main Screenshot.png'.


Thank you!

Asked by under.skies 5 days ago

Last reply by ARMAN KHAN 3 days ago

Firefox Master Passwort und gespeicherte Passwörter werden gelöscht

Seit einem der neuen Updates sind meine Passwörter nicht mehr gespeichert. Ich habe daher mein Profil neu gemacht und wie vorgeschlagen ein Master Passwort vergeben. Dara… (read more)

Seit einem der neuen Updates sind meine Passwörter nicht mehr gespeichert. Ich habe daher mein Profil neu gemacht und wie vorgeschlagen ein Master Passwort vergeben. Daraufhin wurden die Passwörter wieder gespeichert.

Allerdings hielt dies keine 3 Tage. Heute war schon wieder alles weg.Woran kann das liegen und wie kann man das wieder beheben?

Asked by nancyheinicke 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

How to disable political propaganda from Mozilla

When you open a new tab a "snippet" is shown at the bottom of the page. According to the preferences this is for "Updates from Mozilla and Firefox". Now I'm starting to s… (read more)

When you open a new tab a "snippet" is shown at the bottom of the page. According to the preferences this is for "Updates from Mozilla and Firefox".

Now I'm starting to see messages about how I can fight racism and how I should be proud of who I am.

Is there a way to limit the messages to things that are actually related to Firefox? I want to see important technical updates. I see enough political statements everywhere else.

Asked by argh1 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Firefox password manager

I would like to disable Firefox Lockwise and revert to the original password manager. Previous posts suggested using about:config to edit the signon.management.overideURI… (read more)

I would like to disable Firefox Lockwise and revert to the original password manager. Previous posts suggested using about:config to edit the signon.management.overideURI. However, this line does not exist in my config. I am using Firefox version 77. If I cannot get back to the original password manager I am sorely tempted to remove Firefox 77 and install an older version!

Asked by dr.charles.merry 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

Moving my passwords from old profile to profile in a newer version of firefox

Dear community, Transferring my passwords from an old profile backup (v 49) to a profile in a newer version of Firefox (v 77.01). I'm copying across the logins.json and k… (read more)

Dear community,

Transferring my passwords from an old profile backup (v 49) to a profile in a newer version of Firefox (v 77.01). I'm copying across the logins.json and key4.db files like it says here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/recovering-important-data-from-an-old-profile#w_passwords. but it still doesn't seem to show my passwords in the new Firefox version when I look in the preferences. I did happen to notice that the key file version is named 'key3.db' in the old profile whereas the corresponding file in the new profile is 'key4.db'. I don't think they're compatible. My question is can I move my passwords from the old profile to the new profile in Firefox v 77.01? Please can you tell me if I can do it offline/locally like this? I don't want to do it with Firefox sync. I'm currently having problems signing into Firefox sync so that isn't an option.

Kind regards,

Matt

Asked by mdv.fox 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Unknown user on my history

Hi bit of a weird one. I keep finding a history of hard core porn on my desk top which only uses firefox. The first time i discovered it we checked my wifes phone which r… (read more)

Hi bit of a weird one.

I keep finding a history of hard core porn on my desk top which only uses firefox. The first time i discovered it we checked my wifes phone which runs safari and there was a history of it which seemed to correlate but I then today I wanted to pick up on some work from yesterday and this morning there were several sites in the history. My kids are 10 and 8 and I was worried they had got into something by accident and with lockdown theyve had much more internet usage. My internet is password protected, it feeds a desktop, tv laptop and iphones. Todays hits were only on desktop which only uses firefox and no one could have used it.Any ideas as to what might be going on, unfortunately the history doesn't give a time which would help narrow it down.

Asked by tommcfarling 4 days ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 4 days ago

changing primary email for firefox account

I have a windows 7 vista and when I set up my account for fire fox I had an AOL email account I deleted AOL and no longer use, so in wanting to change my primary email … (read more)

I have a windows 7 vista and when I set up my account for fire fox I had an AOL email account I deleted AOL and no longer use, so in wanting to change my primary email for my profile it will not apply. Says in instructions there is a (primary change button) for this function but there is not.

Asked by dlynn7363 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Logins and Passwords not filling in

I have saved many logins and passwords in the password manager. When I open a page which needs these details, they never auto fill. I have checked that all necessary opti… (read more)

I have saved many logins and passwords in the password manager. When I open a page which needs these details, they never auto fill. I have checked that all necessary options are checked. I'm baffled as to what I should try next.

Thanks for any help you can offer.

Steve Andrews

Asked by sandrews9009 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 days ago

Privat bleiben

Ich bin ganz schön erschrocken, wie ich ausspioniert werden könnte, oder getrackt oder wie auch immer. Gibt es eine Generaleinstellung in Ff um dies zu unterbinden? Diese… (read more)

Ich bin ganz schön erschrocken, wie ich ausspioniert werden könnte, oder getrackt oder wie auch immer. Gibt es eine Generaleinstellung in Ff um dies zu unterbinden? Diese Frage kommt von Peter

Asked by expert.info 6 days ago

Last reply by McCoy 5 days ago