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Why does Youtube display text in Chinese?

Youtube pages viewed in Firefox (36.0.1) on my Mac Mini running OSX 10.9.5 display some, but not all, of the text in Chinese. Pages display correctly in Safari and Chrome… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Youtube pages viewed in Firefox (36.0.1) on my Mac Mini running OSX 10.9.5 display some, but not all, of the text in Chinese. Pages display correctly in Safari and Chrome. I have reinstalled and refreshed Firefox with no change.

Changing View/Character Encoding to Western changes the display to English characters, but the words are gibberish.

See attached screenshots.

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I am trying to find "compatibility view settings" in order to add a website that I need to use for work. PLEASE HELP!

I received a "how to" sheet of how to be able to view this website but it wants me to download Internet Explorer (excuse me while i say yuck!)... So the directions state… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I received a "how to" sheet of how to be able to view this website but it wants me to download Internet Explorer (excuse me while i say yuck!)...

So the directions state: Under "Tools" click on "compatibility view settings". Where is says "add this website" write in the website and then click add and close. Log off and reboot.

I live on Mozilla on all my devices. I recommend it to anyone who has not been introduced yet. I cringe to think of being forced to use internet explorer!!!

Thank you for all you do!!!

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How to set "ask where to save"

Please give EASY instructions on how to insure that Firefox 39 will ask where to put downloads. Have tried changing settings.

THANKS in advance. LTSilver

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How do I move the Bookmarks tool from sidebar back to top of page?

Hello, when I last updated Firefox, it moved the Bookmark Toolbar that had been sitting along the top of the window down into a sidebar to the left. I now have to click t… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hello, when I last updated Firefox, it moved the Bookmark Toolbar that had been sitting along the top of the window down into a sidebar to the left. I now have to click twice to access bookmark. I click once on the square icon at the top to the right to access the menu bar and then click a second time onto the bookmark I want. Previously I would open Firefox and the Bookmark Toolbar would be along the top and I could access it immediately with only one click. How do I remove it as a side bar back to the along the top? Thanks in advance for your help.

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why doesn't the bookmark logo appear in the toolbar

I deleted a bookmark from my bookmark toolbar in error. When I finally was able to recreate it (and it certainly isn't as easy as it used to be!) the little red logo that… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I deleted a bookmark from my bookmark toolbar in error. When I finally was able to recreate it (and it certainly isn't as easy as it used to be!) the little red logo that appeared beside the description was replaced by a grey and white generic circle. I have a number of bookmarks and it was lovely just to have their icons without descriptions. (To show you the logo, I tried to load it - a little red flying book in both .pdf and ,tiff format - both were unsuccessful : Error uploading image)

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complete uninstall firefox on the OSX 10.9

My Firefox is having issues with locating sites like msn.com and google. The sites work as they should on Safari. I would like do you a full UN-install with all file tha… (மேலும் படிக்க)

My Firefox is having issues with locating sites like msn.com and google. The sites work as they should on Safari. I would like do you a full UN-install with all file that may be in the user/lib and system/lib and preferences on Mac OSX 10.9

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Import bookmarks from old firefox data

Hello All my data has disappeared during an update of Firefox. Everything is gone but there is a folder on my desktop called ?Old Firefox Data' I have tried to import fr… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hello All my data has disappeared during an update of Firefox. Everything is gone but there is a folder on my desktop called ?Old Firefox Data'

I have tried to import from this folder but there doesn't seem to be a way to do so.

Can you please direct me to the correct process. My old username and passwords also don't seem to be working and I haven't received the requested replacement username and password from Mozilla, though I did request them.

regards Tom J. Byrne

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How do I adjust printer settings

I am finding that my documents printed through firefox are looking washed out. The same document printed with google chrome is fine. What is wrong with the firefox conn… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I am finding that my documents printed through firefox are looking washed out. The same document printed with google chrome is fine. What is wrong with the firefox connection?

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Keep getting the message: [ JavaScript Application] Error: Document.getElementByld(...)is null

Usually happens when I open another tab. I have to click on the "OK" button two or three times to close the error message.

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Update not authorised

I keep getting a prompt saying there is an update (which I thought was supposed to be automatic)...however I cant update without being the system administrator???? This i… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I keep getting a prompt saying there is an update (which I thought was supposed to be automatic)...however I cant update without being the system administrator???? This is my Macbook and I am the System adminsitrator - yet there is nowhere to do anything about it. How do I change / stop this from happening?

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How to delete incorrect autotyped email address for Amazon signin?

When I am signing into Amazon.com and I start to type in my email address / user ID, the "autotype" feature shows an incorrect email address as one of the possibilities (… (மேலும் படிக்க)

When I am signing into Amazon.com and I start to type in my email address / user ID, the "autotype" feature shows an incorrect email address as one of the possibilities (I created this through an accidental typing error). I have tried everything I can think of to delete this "autotyped" item. It only shows up when signing into Amazon.com while using Firefox (Mac OSX), not when signing into Amazon.com using Safari and not when signing into any other site account that also uses my email address,... so, I think it is connected to the Firefox browser and not a Mac System Preferences item or an Amazon.com issue. Please help me delete this "autotyped" item. Thank you.

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Font issues>Display Incorrectly> Long String of AAAs in Boxes

Fonts display incorrectly on several sites since I upgraded browser. See attached. I have tried disabling "Use hardware acceleration when available" and turning off exten… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Fonts display incorrectly on several sites since I upgraded browser. See attached. I have tried disabling "Use hardware acceleration when available" and turning off extensions with no luck. Don't have problem using Safari.

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Can I set Firefox to ALWAYS open a new WINDOW instead of a tab? I used to be able to do this, and hate using tabs!

Mac desktop.

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Why is the 78.0.1 download for MacOS called "Firefox 78.0.1esr.dmg" and not "Firefox 78.0.1.dmg"?

I got the pop-up about FF 78.0.1 so went to https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/78.0.1/releasenotes/ and clicked on "Download Firefox" (https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I got the pop-up about FF 78.0.1 so went to https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/78.0.1/releasenotes/ and clicked on "Download Firefox" (https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/download/thanks/). The download dialogue (image attached) that appeared said that it wanted to download "Firefox 78.0.1esr.dmg". The "esr" in the filename surprised me, as I'm not on any ESR release train. Why is it named that and not "Firefox 78.0.1.dmg", similar to its predecessors?

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How to add a link to a webpage directly on my firefox welcome page

Safari has a feature that on their welcome page are small boxes that are links to websites you often go to which is so helpful. Can I do this with Firefox? I dont want … (மேலும் படிக்க)

Safari has a feature that on their welcome page are small boxes that are links to websites you often go to which is so helpful. Can I do this with Firefox? I dont want to type in my goto sites every time, especially if I go to them every day. Thank you!!

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Cannot open Oracle site, instead get message "Unable to authenticate session."

This is the only site I have trouble opening. Could someone walk me through how to solve this?

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Bookmarks gone after update - tried everything!

Hello helpers! I have lost my bookmarks and several add-ons after latest install (77.0.1). I can't find old profiles to use and restoring to an older bookmarks backup doe… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hello helpers! I have lost my bookmarks and several add-ons after latest install (77.0.1). I can't find old profiles to use and restoring to an older bookmarks backup doesn't work either; I get an error message "unable to process the backup file - but it does at least see the last relevant version from 10.6.2020.

To compound the problem, whist working my way through several solutions offered on these forums, I hit the Refresh Firefox button, which created an Old Firefox Data folder on my desktop - but seems to only contains the new stuff after today's upgrade) AND I also reset my Firefox password and got the message that Personal Data will be lost so that has added to the problem. Basically a massive mess!

Can I revert to the older Version of Firefox or using an old computer backup or is there another way to fix this?? It's nearly 3000 bookmarks going way back to 2014 - I'd be gutted to lose it all.

I appreciate any help - thanks in advance! Nicole

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Does Firefox not support mp4 video on websites?

I have an embedded mp4 video background on my site. It functions properly in every browser other than Firefox. It's not content on a page, so I can't put multiple version… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I have an embedded mp4 video background on my site. It functions properly in every browser other than Firefox.

It's not content on a page, so I can't put multiple versions in and have the browser pick.

I also can not use YouTube video as a background video -- nor am I willing to use Flash [since this requires plug-ins to work, and most people are afraid of having Flash on their systems].

Is there any solution, or will this just not work for anyone using Firefox?

Thanks.

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How do I disable the sidebar showing thumbnails in the pdf viewer?

When I open a pdf file with the firefox viewer, there are page thumbnails in a sidebar on the left of the document. The sidebar overlays the document such that I have to… (மேலும் படிக்க)

When I open a pdf file with the firefox viewer, there are page thumbnails in a sidebar on the left of the document. The sidebar overlays the document such that I have to close the sidebar in order to view the document. This had not been an issue for me previously, but I don't think I changed a setting, and can't find a solution that doesn't involve me doing something each time I open a file.

When I enlarge the window, the toolbar doesn't overlay the document, so if it is possible to change the default size of the window, that would work also.

I'm using firefox for mac in case that matters.

Thanks!

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how can I minimize firefox

The exisiting thread on this topic is next to worthless. Has a whole bunch of unrelated "try this " stuff. Then there is a suggestion that sounds promising (tablet versus… (மேலும் படிக்க)

The exisiting thread on this topic is next to worthless. Has a whole bunch of unrelated "try this " stuff. Then there is a suggestion that sounds promising (tablet versus desktop mode) but no indication on how to switch between the two. If I can prevent this firefox window from hijacking my screen I may stay with it, but I am dissapointed the default seems to violate apple UI guidelines and also seems to be hard to change (e.g "act like a normal window" should be a prominent option in preferences.

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