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When will option browser.urlbar.maxRichResults work as it used to?

When will option browser.urlbar.maxRichResults work as it used to? I want about 30 - i.e. a full screen's-worth of Rich Results. No problem once - not now. Something is … (read more)

When will option browser.urlbar.maxRichResults work as it used to?

I want about 30 - i.e. a full screen's-worth of Rich Results. No problem once - not now.

Something is seriously FUBAR when a once-working parameter can be changed - but no longer has any effect.

Nothing to do with Top Sites, I believe. I know how to change the balance of what is offered.

I just want parameter browser.urlbar.maxRichResults to work again.

Asked by emanresu99 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Make new tabs from links retain history from parent tab

I'm trying to resurrect a feature from the good old Tab Utilities days. Is there any addon or about:config setting that will let new tabs from links retain the history fr… (read more)

I'm trying to resurrect a feature from the good old Tab Utilities days. Is there any addon or about:config setting that will let new tabs from links retain the history from the parent tab?

Thanks in advance...

Asked by CBinLA 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

problem deleting bookmark

I have a bookmark on my bookmark toolbar, that when I open the bookmark has no highlighted star to allow me to choose to remove it. I open the entire bookmark list and it… (read more)

I have a bookmark on my bookmark toolbar, that when I open the bookmark has no highlighted star to allow me to choose to remove it. I open the entire bookmark list and it doesn't even show in the bookmarks list. How can I delete this off my bookmark toolbar? It's like it doesn't exist but it's front and center showing up. It does work and go to a valid web page. But I don't want it on the toolbar. And can't find a way to get rid of it. I've cleared cache, restarted, updated, etc. Nothing works.

Asked by Pamela 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

disable search in adress bar

I have a search toolbar and an adress bar. I want to use the adress bar for url only, as pasting a url into it activates the search engine. I did set keyword.url to false… (read more)

I have a search toolbar and an adress bar.

I want to use the adress bar for url only, as pasting a url into it activates the search engine. I did set keyword.url to false etc. but no results.

win7, firefox 82.0.3

Asked by koen4 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Login

My login request shows up any time, rarely at the start of the browsing session and does not seem to have any relevance in regards to the access of my tabbed websites. Co… (read more)

My login request shows up any time, rarely at the start of the browsing session and does not seem to have any relevance in regards to the access of my tabbed websites. Completely useless, as far as I am concerned. Can anyone help?

Asked by francebrasil3 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago

Issue with update 83.0

Am not computer savvy, but know just enough to get by with performing most routine desktop usage tasks .. I am running Windows 8 on a Dell Inspiron 660 desktop which us… (read more)

Am not computer savvy, but know just enough to get by with performing most routine desktop usage tasks .. I am running Windows 8 on a Dell Inspiron 660 desktop which uses Intel's built in HD graphics 2500.

Up until Firefox update 82.0.2, I had no issues with Firefox whatsoever. Applying the update to 83.0 resulted in numerous error messages along the lines that my display driver had stopped responding (but successfully recovered).

While glancing through some of the event error logs, as best I recall having seen, at least one made a reference that Firefox could not access the graphics card (or something to that effect).

I then opted to perform a system restore and rolled back my system to where I was once again using Firefox update 82.0.2 successfully and without issues. FYI, I am using the last intel display driver available for my Dell, so updating my display driver isn't an option.

Unless and until others report a similar issue, guess I will continue using Firefox as updated to 82.0.2 and not downloading any further updates. Any comments would be appreciated.

Asked by ikey48 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Bookmarks & Passwords from damaged Windows login

I used some software that damaged one of the Windows user accounts (a local account, not a Microsoft one). I can no longer open Firefox to export the bookmarks. However, … (read more)

I used some software that damaged one of the Windows user accounts (a local account, not a Microsoft one). I can no longer open Firefox to export the bookmarks. However, from another Windows login I am able to access the profile files, where a page on this site (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profiles-where-firefox-stores-user-data) says they are stored. I copied both folders to the desktop of the other user account. Now, how can I get Firefox to access the data in those files? I would like the passwords especially, but also the bookmarks if possible. I'm willing to open an entirely new user account on the computer, if that is required, and deposit the files there (I'll probably end up doing that anyway; the user account they came from is damaged beyond repair, and the one I'm using now is for business, not my personal use).

Asked by mrs.reynoso 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Pictures showing in MS Edge but won't show in Firefox

While viewing news stories on MSN.com and clicking a link to a story with several pictures attached, the pictures will not display using Firefox but does display when usi… (read more)

While viewing news stories on MSN.com and clicking a link to a story with several pictures attached, the pictures will not display using Firefox but does display when using MS Edge browser. This started happening just recently. This happens with Win10 and Win7. Firefox is updated to 82.0.3 64 bit. . FYI Chase bank will not allow you to log in anymore using Firefox. Possibly related to the above problem ?

Asked by mslane67 2 weeks ago

Last reply by Gliss 1 week ago

Secure Connection Failed

Getting a "Secure Connection Failed" for one and only one (banking) website. I also get a similar (not identical) message when using Chrome. Interesting in that I can acc… (read more)

Getting a "Secure Connection Failed" for one and only one (banking) website. I also get a similar (not identical) message when using Chrome. Interesting in that I can access the website using my iPhone.

Problem began for the 1st time today.

Please advise.

Asked by flgarrity 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

FireFox not working with LinkedIn

Hi, In the recent weeks, I am unable to use LinkedIn properly. After a short while of use, parts of the display disappear. When I click on a link, I am taken to a complet… (read more)

Hi,

In the recent weeks, I am unable to use LinkedIn properly. After a short while of use, parts of the display disappear. When I click on a link, I am taken to a completely different place that I clicked on (seemingly What I see and where FireFox thinks I am are not aligned) and the issues keep adding up. I have ensured that FireFox is up to date. I have tried to refresh the screen. I have restarted it over and over again. Nothing has stopped this issue from reoccurring.

My Mac OS is up to date and I have no issues with LinkedIn on Safari or Chrome. But I do prefer FireFox and would hate to have to change my default browser because of this issue.

Any thoughts, suggestions and ideas are greatly welcomed.

Thanks in advance, Sally.

Asked by solaymantash 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Firefox is constantly freezing and crashing on me...(?!)

Firefox is constantly freezing and crashing on me. It sends messages to whomever, but I never get any answer. I was considering making Firefox my default browser, but ca… (read more)

Firefox is constantly freezing and crashing on me. It sends messages to whomever, but I never get any answer. I was considering making Firefox my default browser, but can't because of all the crashes and freezes. It also takes forever to display pages...Can anyone help???

Asked by Barb 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

FireFox 64

I have been using 64 for quite some time. Just downloaded the new version. All of my bookmarks are gone. When I go to the old 64 just a spinning icon and each tab is co… (read more)

I have been using 64 for quite some time. Just downloaded the new version. All of my bookmarks are gone. When I go to the old 64 just a spinning icon and each tab is completely blank. I'd really like to continue using firefox. Running a business, I have not choice at this point.... had to migrate all tabs to Safari so I can work.

Any ideas? Anyone? Bueller? Bueller?

Asked by Bgansmann 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

Can not load website chase.com using firefox. Am able to load wesite using other browsers. All browsers ae using default system settings for proxies.

Can not load website chase.com using firefox. Am able to load website using other browsers. All browsers ae using default system settings for proxies. The attached screen… (read more)

Can not load website chase.com using firefox. Am able to load website using other browsers. All browsers ae using default system settings for proxies.

The attached screenshot is what is displayed after login to the website.

Asked by teejaym2 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

Driving me crazy - Firefox keeps putting my bookmarks toolbar in alphabetical order!!!!

I always keep my Bookmarks Toolbar in the order that I like them - NOT alphabetically. Lately though Firefox keeps putting them in alphabetical order and I HATE IT!! I k… (read more)

I always keep my Bookmarks Toolbar in the order that I like them - NOT alphabetically. Lately though Firefox keeps putting them in alphabetical order and I HATE IT!! I keep them "grouped" by type and what I use most. Why is this suddenly happening??? Thank you for any help!

Asked by DDFdesign 2 weeks ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 weeks ago

logged in websites are not remaining logged in, must re-log in every few hours

hi all i'm having a problem with firefox browser, its not keeping my website logged in. This does not occur after i close my browser but after a few hours of log in, eve… (read more)

hi all i'm having a problem with firefox browser, its not keeping my website logged in. This does not occur after i close my browser but after a few hours of log in, even if i leave the browser opened and come again back later.

I've been using firefox for ages now and never really had this issue. It has only starting happening only recently, since early this week or last week the most.

I've also manually cleared all cookies/log in etc and updated firefox to the latest version maybe it helps, but nothing changed.

Please note that I do not clear history/active log in etc neither it is set up to do it automatically when i close browser also i do not have any 3rd party apps that forbid cookies. I had a firefox addon before but disabled it maybe it was interfering, but it still didnt resolve the problem.

any help much appreciated as it is getting quite irritating. Thanks in advance Lee

Asked by JC 1 month ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

problem loading a page

please I am trying to load my school educational system account (lms) but its not working they said the page is not secured and i tried and the trouble shoot stuff but it… (read more)

please I am trying to load my school educational system account (lms) but its not working they said the page is not secured and i tried and the trouble shoot stuff but its still not working .i need help because i have an exam coming up

Asked by kelseyodue19 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago