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Firefox stopped responding no matter what I'm browsing just started this a week ago for no apparent reason what is wrong

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Firefox stopped responding no matter what I'm browsing just started this a week ago for no apparent reason what is wrong

firefox stops responding for no reason, no matter what I'm browsing or can just be on facebook and not responding pops up and stops working

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Re: Firefox stopped responding no matter what I'm browsing just started this a week ago for no apparent reason what is wrong

Start Firefox in Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Appearance).

  • Do NOT click the Reset button on the Safe mode start window or otherwise make changes.

In Firefox Safe mode these changes are effective:

  • all extensions are disabled
  • the default theme is used (no persona)
  • userChrome.css and userContent.css are ignored
  • the default toolbar layout is used (localstore-safe.rdf)
  • the Javascript JIT compiler is disabled
  • hardware acceleration is disabled
  • plugins are not affected
  • preferences are not affected