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want to stop multiple spam windows from opening when I click on a link

All of a sudden when I click on a link all sorts of spam windows open up. I have "Pop-Up" windows set to off....but they still open...also all of a sudden pages on line w… (meer info)

All of a sudden when I click on a link all sorts of spam windows open up. I have "Pop-Up" windows set to off....but they still open...also all of a sudden pages on line will have tons of words highlighted as hough they are links.... and when I click on them thinking it is a link it is another annoying pop up window. I have checked my "plug ins" and "add ons" and there is nothing there that I can find. I am using Windows 7 and this problem just began this week. I ran a McAfee scan and found no virus......can you help???

Gevraagd door trezzsc, 6 jaar geleden

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Icons appear only as rectangular shapes (unicodes)!!!

Icons such as the facebook or twitter appear only as rectangles: http://www.4shared.com/photo/n5x25lf2ba/Untitled.html While is has to show the following: http://www.4sha… (meer info)

Icons such as the facebook or twitter appear only as rectangles: http://www.4shared.com/photo/n5x25lf2ba/Untitled.html While is has to show the following: http://www.4shared.com/photo/8km-7eNgba/Untitled1.html Apparently, the problem exists only in Firefox, for the icons are perfectly displayed on Google Chrome. This occurred to me that morning, without any change of the settings or so... knowing that everything was alright until then. I searched for solutions elsewhere, but nothing seems to work!!! Any assistance would be greatly appreciated, and I thank you previously for all attempts to help me find a solution for my problem.

Gevraagd door Alexander666, 6 jaar geleden

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On starting FF, get error 'the update cld nt be installed.Make sure no other copies running' even from cold. Have reset but still persists.

On starting Firefox (Windows 7), even from a cold boot I get a dialogue box with the message 'The update could not be installed. Please make sure there are no other copi… (meer info)

On starting Firefox (Windows 7), even from a cold boot I get a dialogue box with the message 'The update could not be installed. Please make sure there are no other copies of Firefox running on your computer and then restart Firefox to try again' I have checked task manager and there are no other copies. I have downloaded the latest version 29 Firefox but the error persists. I have reset Firefox to default state but the error still persists.

Help please!

Gevraagd door billbuck99, 6 jaar geleden

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What happened to "bookmark this page" selection in the "show your bookmarks" menu on the right?

Now I have to: 1) click again on the stupid blue star to get the menu to place my new bookmark where I choose to instead of have it go to unsorted bookmarks... OR 2) brin… (meer info)

Now I have to: 1) click again on the stupid blue star to get the menu to place my new bookmark where I choose to instead of have it go to unsorted bookmarks... OR 2) bring up or have up the menu bar and click on the "bookmarks" menu choice of "bookmark this page" which brings up what I'd call the choice or sort menu that lets me access my bookmarks menu...

...where I wanted to go to create a bookmark AND I get to select "choose", which is what I used to do when adding ANY bookmark.

I want the "bookmark this page" selection back on the "show your bookmarks" list on the right...where it belongs. Why does everyone want to keep hiding the useful tools?

Firefox 29 stinks and I've had nothing but problems from the beginning...and since making the mistake of resetting. I now have a folder of stuff that I have no clue what to do with as, upon resetting, I got "Oooops this is embarrassing, we're having a problem" or something. Any clues about what to do with all that "junk" (now, to me) might also be helpful.

Gevraagd door droonfang, 6 jaar geleden

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Adblock not working

G'day, Yesterday I updated Firefox to which ever is the most current version (29) I have always had adblocker on my Firefox and it normally works and yesterday it was wor… (meer info)

G'day, Yesterday I updated Firefox to which ever is the most current version (29) I have always had adblocker on my Firefox and it normally works and yesterday it was working fine pior to the update. However it doesn't appear to be working at all as I am getting ads on YouTube video's, one of the things adblocker is meant to remove as well as standard annoying adverts on many of the webpages I have visited, and visit regularly, which previously adblocker had dealt with and removed.

The first thing I did, as Ive heard that folk can get adverts from malware, I ran a security check of my system and it was all clear, no issues what so ever, so what I am wondering is if adblocker itself is needing updating or if there is something I am required to do ect.

Many thanks, Jim

Gevraagd door SPECKLED-JIM, 6 jaar geleden

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Can't open links from email

I'm using Firefox 29 on Win7x64. It's my default browser. Sometimes, when I try to open a web link from Outlook email or Yahoo email, the link does not open. Instead, … (meer info)

I'm using Firefox 29 on Win7x64. It's my default browser. Sometimes, when I try to open a web link from Outlook email or Yahoo email, the link does not open. Instead, Firefox opens a process every time that I click, but does not open the link or even a page. If I try to open another Firefox instance by clicking the shortcut, yet another process starts, but a page does not open. Safe mode does not help. The only resolution thus far is to close every process or reboot, and then re-install Firefox. This issue began in v29 or the one just before. I also have tried suggestions posted to the forum. Thanks!

Gevraagd door jimmy59601, 6 jaar geleden

Beantwoord door cor-el, 6 jaar geleden

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Web site icons disappear from my tabs.

After trying out the "pin tabs" option, the icon associated with that web site disappeared. I unpinned both sites, yet (even after reloading the tabs) I cannot get the ic… (meer info)

After trying out the "pin tabs" option, the icon associated with that web site disappeared. I unpinned both sites, yet (even after reloading the tabs) I cannot get the icons to show on the tab.

I have had this happen before, even without pinning tabs: certain icons no longer show up on my tabs. It is becoming very difficult to locate the tabs I want now. I ended up having to remove FF completely, then reinstall it - NOTHING else worked. This is not an acceptable option.

Please help me before I decide to abandon Mozilla products forever!

Gevraagd door jgandalf, 6 jaar geleden

Beantwoord door cor-el, 6 jaar geleden

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how do i change automatic opening of a program with skype link

I clicked a skype link and it said what program do you want to use to open it, i browsed to skype shortcut then checked 'always open this when this link's clicked', but i… (meer info)

I clicked a skype link and it said what program do you want to use to open it, i browsed to skype shortcut then checked 'always open this when this link's clicked', but it didn't work and now i can't find a place in options that let's me choose another program to open it.

Gevraagd door bncase, 6 jaar geleden

Beantwoord door FredMcD, 6 jaar geleden

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How do I back up or save a copy of my bookmarks to a file my XP computer can read

I used to make a backup or saved copy of my favorites with internet explorer on my XP computer and the result was an easily opened list of all my links in order. Recently… (meer info)

I used to make a backup or saved copy of my favorites with internet explorer on my XP computer and the result was an easily opened list of all my links in order. Recently I installed firefox and I now tried to do the same thing. I did a backup to my bookmarks and could not open the file initially. After some searching I was able to open the file with several programs but all of the results were useless. I kept getting a document with tons of data from the extreme left to right side of the screen in no format or in a usable list. So how can I get the backup or a saved copy in microsoft windows works (not word) processor like all my other windows XP documents are in?

Gevraagd door CAPaul, 6 jaar geleden

Beantwoord door jscher2000, 6 jaar geleden

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Will firefox restore websites from private browsing after a crash?

I was in private browsing and firefox crashed. If someone else used my computer right after the crash, would firefox "restore session" restore the websites visited while … (meer info)

I was in private browsing and firefox crashed. If someone else used my computer right after the crash, would firefox "restore session" restore the websites visited while in private browsing?

Gevraagd door opmar1010, 6 jaar geleden

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How do I print out an email -- just the email?

With the change in recent email format, my ability to printout the email has disappeared. No problems before this rcent change. The 2 options available: the "File" opt… (meer info)

With the change in recent email format, my ability to printout the email has disappeared. No problems before this rcent change. The 2 options available: the "File" option on the menu at top left of page, and the 3 horizontal bars indicating "menu" on the top right of page -- BOTH print out the whole page with the email itself truncated.

Another irritating issue is my inability to find the email address of the sender. This has got to be easy to find, BUT I CAN'T find it!!

Gevraagd door andrea46, 6 jaar geleden

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downloaded yahoo toolbar to see my yahoo bookmarks but I can't sign in to them, why?

I downloaded the yahoo toolbar because that was the only way to keep them. Did that got the red flag pressed it and got a pop up sign in -pressed sigh in and keep gettin… (meer info)

I downloaded the yahoo toolbar because that was the only way to keep them. Did that got the red flag pressed it and got a pop up sign in -pressed sigh in and keep getting the same pop up. I can't get any help for yahoo or Firefox about this, it is like they don't want to hear from us. I need my bookmarks and they are out there just can't get to them. please help ydelle

Gevraagd door ydelle, 6 jaar geleden

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Tabs opening on their own, attempting to connect to "About:xxyyzz"

Starting about a week ago, seemingly at random tabs will open on their own. They always try connecting to the URL mentioned in the title. Now, this obviously won't resolv… (meer info)

Starting about a week ago, seemingly at random tabs will open on their own. They always try connecting to the URL mentioned in the title. Now, this obviously won't resolve because that isn't a valid URL. This only seems to happen when firefox is already open, and isn't affected by running firefox in safe mode. I've ran some scans and haven't found anything, I've been through my startup processes and nothing is amiss there either. I feel I should also mention that this is only happening in firefox, I've left Internet Explorer open for a few hours to see if anything would happen and nothing did. Funnily enough it's just happened in the time it's taken me to type all of this out. That's about all I can think to add. I hope someone can get to the bottom of this.

Gevraagd door SWZT, 6 jaar geleden

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my dock disappears when firefox browser (latest version) is opened all other programs dont do this. Imac less than one year old version 10.8.5

after updating recently to the latest version of firefox my dock is vanishing when I open the browser. I have to click on the bare desktop and the dock reappears. it does… (meer info)

after updating recently to the latest version of firefox my dock is vanishing when I open the browser. I have to click on the bare desktop and the dock reappears. it does not happen with any other application. I checked my dock preferences and nothing there makes any difference if changed.

Gevraagd door davezaluski, 6 jaar geleden

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Icons do not display on some websites.

Several websites (examples : Yahoo Sports, Guildportal) do not correctly display icons on my firefox. The icons correctly display if I switch to IE. Screenshot of what I … (meer info)

Several websites (examples : Yahoo Sports, Guildportal) do not correctly display icons on my firefox. The icons correctly display if I switch to IE.

Screenshot of what I get on Firefox : http://i.imgur.com/HmG2mCu.jpg

Screenshot of what I get on IE : http://i.imgur.com/UGZRPJ2.jpg

Gevraagd door Dolicoja2, 6 jaar geleden

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i just updated to 29.0.1 version and i cannot find the download bar or status of a download

just updated to the latest version( 29.0.1). i tried to download a video form a site that im using daily and doesn't download or see the status of download. I do not have… (meer info)

just updated to the latest version( 29.0.1). i tried to download a video form a site that im using daily and doesn't download or see the status of download. I do not have a download icon or bar anymore( basically its dead-nothing happens)

Please let me know

Gevraagd door pmplayer, 6 jaar geleden

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When trying to click on any dropdown options listed on websites the list instantly goes before I can click on anything unless I KEEP clearing the cache,cookies

When I click on any dropdown lists for options on any website, the list disappears before I can click on any option. I find by clearing the cache and cookies each time, … (meer info)

When I click on any dropdown lists for options on any website, the list disappears before I can click on any option. I find by clearing the cache and cookies each time, it will work just once before it needs clearing again. So it has to be cleared for every single click on an option.

Gevraagd door ChristineHughes, 6 jaar geleden

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Why doesn't the Firefox print window not provide a double-sided printing option?

My HP printer is capable of printing double-sided, which saves paper, but the Firefox Print Window does not offer a double-sided printing option. (I recently switched fr… (meer info)

My HP printer is capable of printing double-sided, which saves paper, but the Firefox Print Window does not offer a double-sided printing option. (I recently switched from IE, which did.) Do I have to do something to add it?

Gevraagd door GCPNYC, 6 jaar geleden

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FF 29 havoc...how to fix or revert?

Once again, a FF update just drives me crazy and wastes my time. So, I update to FF 29.1 (When will I ever learn?) My preferred theme--no longer compatible. Forecast Fox-… (meer info)

Once again, a FF update just drives me crazy and wastes my time.

So, I update to FF 29.1 (When will I ever learn?)

My preferred theme--no longer compatible. Forecast Fox--no longer compatible.

I see no "refresh" or reload button any more. Where did it go? How do I get it back? I also see no "STOP" button. How do I get that back?

I once went to the trouble of putting tabs on bottom (below the toolbars...not the bottom of the page) But the new "upgrade" wipes that out. Thanks! Nothing like constantly having to redo the same things. How do I do that in the new version?

I want my status bar back, too. I like putting certain things at the bottom--particularly Fox CLocks and Forecast Fox (oops!). Where did it go? Things that used to be there are now up near the search/url box, taking up space I do not want consumed there.

I saw a note on opening up extensions and selecting Classic Theme---but it's not there to select. So, I'm reading an instruction on selecting Classic Theme but there is no classic theme to modify. So, I have to download something to get back to where I was?

Perhaps we can simplify this. If it takes this much effort to make the new version look like the old version, maybe I should just have the old version. How do I revert back to the last version and get rid of this new design with the least amount of fuss and effort?

Gevraagd door monsieurms, 6 jaar geleden

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