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Firefox no longer runs or works on my desktop PC computer

How do I completely remove all traces of Firefox from my windows 10 OS? Note: This is why, After windows ask me to run your application or program or software, and I clic… (read more)

How do I completely remove all traces of Firefox from my windows 10 OS? Note: This is why, After windows ask me to run your application or program or software, and I click the yes button after I had done that it doesn't do anything after that and then it just repeatedly does this, and I had used windows uninstall program and I uninstall Firefox then I had reinstall it and it still did the same exact thing that I had mentioned above "even tried using the Windows Registry Editor too!"

Note for years I had used your browser and hardly had any troubles with or problems with your browser

Asked by Frank 2 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 days ago

browser using facebook

On late Monday this week, my Facebook pages were drastically altered by Facebook, later in the day. Earlier that day and ever since I have used Firefox as my browser, the… (read more)

On late Monday this week, my Facebook pages were drastically altered by Facebook, later in the day. Earlier that day and ever since I have used Firefox as my browser, there were never any problems. I received a notice from Facebook, after I signed in again later in the evening that Facebook, that my browser is no longer supported by Facebook, so my pages were changed , "to offer a better experience " when using Facebook.. The pages are now narrowed, that I cannot read the entire comments anymore. I know that Firefox is indeed is a browser that is accepted by Facebook, so this is puzzling why this change was suddenly made. I have the browser updated with the latest update. I cleared my cache, as Facebook mentioned in the FAQ's, but it still is the same. Is there something I can do on my end to resolve this issue on my end? Facebook does not offer any help for specific questions, other than FAQ's. Thank you.

Asked by jimt1 2 days ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 2 days ago

After doing a refresh I can't read the words/letters, this has happened before, and I can't remember how to fix it! Part of each letter and words are dark and some light. Like one side of the letter is light and the other side, top or bottom is dark.

The letters in words are not uniform, one side, top or bottom is dark and the other is light. It makes it very hard to read. I've tried to copy something to show but ca… (read more)

The letters in words are not uniform, one side, top or bottom is dark and the other is light. It makes it very hard to read. I've tried to copy something to show but can't. Even in what I'm typing here now I can see the difference. Like the p in copy is dark on one side and the other is light. This has happened before, but I can't seem to find or remember what I was told to do to fix it. The "e" had a dark straight line and the "c" part is light Very frustrating!

Asked by Linzee 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

picture in picture

Hi everybody! This new function "picture in picture" is bothering and prenvents from concentrating on the main subject. I tried everything announced to stop it including … (read more)

Hi everybody! This new function "picture in picture" is bothering and prenvents from concentrating on the main subject. I tried everything announced to stop it including menu > options > deactivate control... but it still invites itself, no possible control. How may I stop that completely??? tks Lionel

Asked by Seylione 2 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 days ago

denied access on international legitament site (Choice Hotels)

keep receiving "ref 18.248eedcc.1603243266.3fe4ec.2 when trying to get on Choice Hotels Official site. I use it frequently but now have to call the international phone … (read more)

keep receiving "ref 18.248eedcc.1603243266.3fe4ec.2 when trying to get on Choice Hotels Official site. I use it frequently but now have to call the international phone # for a reservations. VERY inconvienent

Asked by deerinthefields 3 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

Cannot connect to google.com in any browser.

I'm unable to connect to google.com.Whenever I search anything on search bar it says "Did Not Connect: Potential Security Issue" in any browser even after the wifi is not… (read more)

I'm unable to connect to google.com.Whenever I search anything on search bar it says "Did Not Connect: Potential Security Issue" in any browser even after the wifi is not connected. Please help.

Asked by Godsmantra47 3 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

Unable to delete or change a password that is incorrect

I don't know how this happened. The wrong password for amazon.com--takes up the whole slot--was saved by Firefox & I can't delete it or change it. No idea what the … (read more)

I don't know how this happened. The wrong password for amazon.com--takes up the whole slot--was saved by Firefox & I can't delete it or change it. No idea what the password is. What can I do to rectify this? Have tried several things, all failed. Thank you.

Asked by npopp2000 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Print issues since new update to 82.0 64 bit windows 7 pro

Just updated to 82.0 and all of a sudden I am unable to print legal size. All settings, including both Windows and Firefox shows legal paper size. Firefox prints in lette… (read more)

Just updated to 82.0 and all of a sudden I am unable to print legal size. All settings, including both Windows and Firefox shows legal paper size. Firefox prints in letter size only. All other apps/programs print in legal size. Any thoughts on this. Only started this morning after the update. Checked on another computer with Firefox prior to update and it prints legal, then updated that computer's Firefox to 82.0 on windows 10 pro and same issue. Thank you

Asked by billsjohansen 3 days ago

Last reply by Jonathan Watt 3 days ago

firefox add on said my bookmarks would be saved. Theyve now disappeared. I want to go back to my original settings. How can I remove the firefox update and go back to my original settings. (My computer did not work any faster). Thankyou Philip Perry

Hello. Two days ago i recieved an option from Firefox to click on to get firefox add on/update in order to speed up my computer. It said my bookmarks would be saved. Howe… (read more)

Hello. Two days ago i recieved an option from Firefox to click on to get firefox add on/update in order to speed up my computer. It said my bookmarks would be saved. However they have now disappeared. I wanted to delete the firefox update so I tried System Restore to go back to my original settings. However this did not work and I am still without my bookmarks. How can I remove the firefox update and go back to my original settings. (My computer did not work any faster). Thankyou Philip Perry

Asked by philipgperry 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

Firefox doesn't navigate when I first type in an address. It does if I try again.

Mac OS X, 10.15.7. Macbook Air 2012. Firefox version 81. After starting Firefox, I'm taken to a blank page (my default new tab is about:home.) If I type in an address and… (read more)

Mac OS X, 10.15.7. Macbook Air 2012. Firefox version 81.

After starting Firefox, I'm taken to a blank page (my default new tab is about:home.) If I type in an address and hit Enter, nothing happens. When I hit enter again, it finally starts to browse. This happens every time I start Firefox fresh. If I hit CMD+Q then start Firefox again, and type in an address, and hit Enter, it does nothing. Not until I try again does it work.

Asked by whiterook6 4 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Video pausing themselves and cluttering

I am using firefox to watch recorded lectures on Microsoft Streams. The video started out smoothly and increase to shutter every few seconds after a while (~5 mins) and p… (read more)

I am using firefox to watch recorded lectures on Microsoft Streams. The video started out smoothly and increase to shutter every few seconds after a while (~5 mins) and pause itself without me touch any keys. I tried continue playing the video and this persist. I tried refresh the tab and the problem appears after a while again.

The only add on I have is Adblock.

Asked by noelmaple7 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

Some tabs do not load

I have 4 tabs on my home page. 2 of them open normally, 2 do not. If I click on the address bar of one of the tabs that does not load, a list of recent URLs drops down,… (read more)

I have 4 tabs on my home page. 2 of them open normally, 2 do not. If I click on the address bar of one of the tabs that does not load, a list of recent URLs drops down, with the URL of the tab on top. At the end of the URL, is the work "Visit". If I click on Visit, the URL loads. The other 2 tabs load normally. I am on Windows 8.1 and have the latest Firefox version. I believe this just started to happen after I upgraded. I have tried to use the troubleshoot Restart with add-ons disabled. Did not solve the problem.

Asked by lbhatten1 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

Firefox Updates - Extension preservatoin

Valued community members: Not looking for a fix or work around solution here. My goal is to better understand why this occurs. Each time I (frequently) update to the lat… (read more)

Valued community members: Not looking for a fix or work around solution here. My goal is to better understand why this occurs. Each time I (frequently) update to the latest version of Firefox, I Iose extensions (in this case new tab - cursor to search bar). I know that users can go in and correct this, but I would prefer that settings, extension, addons, etc, be preserved. My question is, is that really challenging of a code writing task? I know next to nothing about programing, but based on my experience using other apps, I would think preservation would be a piece of cake. Can a Code Joe comment in terms I might understand?

Asked by dejavodoo 6 days ago

Last reply by Seburo 4 days ago

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search results

This newest version provides search results of all kinds of off the wall engines like tikitoks.com, socialcatfish.com and many more obscure sites. How do I remove them fr… (read more)

This newest version provides search results of all kinds of off the wall engines like tikitoks.com, socialcatfish.com and many more obscure sites. How do I remove them from my google search results?

Asked by dave.ferron 9 months ago

Last reply by McCoy 9 months ago