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Hi I have been a user of Firefox for many a year, and this is the first tme I've come across an intrusive problem. Since updating to the latest version, I find I can no longer change the icon on a URL shortcut. I had quite a few of them, which helped distinguish (obviously) what I might want to select. That was then. Now, I have a load of indistinguishable Fireox logos which make finding the shortcut I want imossible. On going to change the icons, I find the Website Document tab in properties is no longer there .. while I have Firfox installed. Remove Firefox and the capability magically returns. I have re-installed Firefox in case of corruption, with no change. Before I remove Firefox permanently (which I'd be loathe to do), does anyone know the cause ... or solution or workaround?

Hi I have been a user of Firefox for many a year, and this is the first tme I've come across an intrusive problem. Since updating to the latest version, I find I can no longer change the icon on a URL shortcut. I had quite a few of them, which helped distinguish (obviously) what I might want to select. That was then. Now, I have a load of indistinguishable Fireox logos which make finding the shortcut I want imossible. On going to change the icons, I find the Website Document tab in properties is no longer there .. while I have Firfox installed. Remove Firefox and the capability magically returns. I have re-installed Firefox in case of corruption, with no change. Before I remove Firefox permanently (which I'd be loathe to do), does anyone know the cause ... or solution or workaround?
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Sorry folks. False alarm. I have now done what I should have done in the first place and looked at it logically. I suddenly realised that a few days ago we had a momentary power outage ... enough to collapse the machine. So I uninstalled Firefox (for about the fourth time :-( ) but this time expunged everything I could find referencing FF. I have now re-installed and everything is as it ought to be. I do find it odd that a corruption might have an effect on the format of a system dialogue. Anyway, thanks for your interest.

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Hello,

I believe this may be a limitation on windows' side. You may be able to remedy this by making a .lnk shortcut with firefox and the command arguements being the url.

Umm! ... not too sure about "may be a limitation on Window's side" If that is the case, why is it that it is only Firefox that seems to have this problem? I have tried one or two other browsers and they seem to have no problem. I have already tried your idea, but the system told me the link was not correct and rejected out of hand. But thanks anyway for the thought and reply.

தீர்வு தேர்ந்தெடுக்கப்பட்டது

Sorry folks. False alarm. I have now done what I should have done in the first place and looked at it logically. I suddenly realised that a few days ago we had a momentary power outage ... enough to collapse the machine. So I uninstalled Firefox (for about the fourth time :-( ) but this time expunged everything I could find referencing FF. I have now re-installed and everything is as it ought to be. I do find it odd that a corruption might have an effect on the format of a system dialogue. Anyway, thanks for your interest.