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Firefox won't save settings or remember information

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This article describes steps to take if you are unable to download or save files using Firefox. Note: The Refresh Firefox feature can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your essential information. Consider using it before going through
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Firefox includes a Password Manager that can save the passwords you use to log in to websites. This article describes why your passwords might not be saved. For a general overview of using the Password Manager to save website passwords, see Password Manager - Remember, delete, change
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Sometimes, your Firefox preference settings may not be saved after you change them. For example, you may change a setting in your Firefox OptionsPreferences, only to have it set back to its previous value the next time you open the OptionsPreferences panel. The possible causes and
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This article describes alternate ways of setting Firefox as the default browser when setting it from the Firefox optionspreferences window does not work. Symptoms of this problem can include: Firefox reports that it is not the default browser when you check using the Firefox optionspreferences
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The Firefox New Tab page shows pictures of the sites you visit frequently. Sometimes, some or all of these images are not displayed. We'll explain why that happens and how to get them back when it's possible. Turn on the New Tab page To turn on the New Tab page, click on
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Firefox can remember what you've entered in forms on web pages, also known as text fields. After you've entered something into a form on a web page (such as a search box), the next time you visit that page, your previous entry should be available to re-use. If you find that
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In some instances, Firefox may not remember changes you've made to your toolbar settings or certain other configuration changes, like window size or position. Note: If toolbars or toolbar items are missing, see What happened to the File, Edit, and View menus? and Navigation buttons
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Norton 360 for Windows includes a firewall component that controls which programs can connect to the outside world and what types of connections they can make. Norton 360 can sometimes erase Firefox's browsing history and bookmarks. It also includes an "Eavesdropping Protection"
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Since old versions of Firefox are no longer supported, they have been automatically updated to Firefox 12 to help keep your computer and personal information safe. Some users are then told they need to update again. Although this seems odd and is inconvenient; it's expected. This
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