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Delete account without email access

Hi there, I have two Mozilla accounts that I no longer have the emails for. I do not wish for my data to be indefinitely stored, and cannot verify the security code as I… (xem thêm)

Hi there,

I have two Mozilla accounts that I no longer have the emails for. I do not wish for my data to be indefinitely stored, and cannot verify the security code as I no longer have access to my email as I deleted these emails.

Does Mozilla recycle inactive accounts after some time? I know that the accounts are stored in an encrypted state and thus the email will not be able to be changed my Mozilla.

Thanks.

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SSL_ERROR_BAD_MAC_ALERT

I have done all the fixes about 10,000 times. They work for a day or so. Seriously, if you do not want Google and Google maps to work on Firefox why not do a decent job … (xem thêm)

I have done all the fixes about 10,000 times. They work for a day or so. Seriously, if you do not want Google and Google maps to work on Firefox why not do a decent job with a replacement instead of making your browser essentially useless. GET A REAL FIX, A 30 MIN. TEMPORARY FIX IS LIKE GETTING A HEART TRANSPLANT SEVERAL TIMES A WEEEK......USELESS!

It is a crime and if a REAL FIX isn't provided soon, myself and many others will be deleting Firefox forever. I can't believe that you honestly believe people working 80 hour weeks have time to do all the BS to just get google to load without seeing this freaking ohhhhhhhh noooooo warning!!! SSL_ERROR_BAD_MAC_ALERT it happens with google.com and google maps....actual unsecure websites sail through and Firefox does this to Google....I get it, I hate google too but no one has provided the services they do, not even 1% of what they provide. Firefox needs to step up and create a useful search engine and mapping program or say goodbye to users. ' Who has time to do this 20 times a day???? '''

How to Resolve Firefox Error ‘SSL_Error_Bad_Mac_Alert’? By Kevin ArrowsSeptember 17, 2021 5 minutes read The ‘ssl_error_bad_mac_alert‘ error typically occurs in Mozilla Firefox when affected users attempt to visit certain secured websites. In some cases, the error appears when the user attempts to send emails via the IMAP interface to Gmail.


Mozilla Firefox ssl_error_bad_mac_alert Error


We have analysed several user reports to find potential causes – as it turns out, this issue can occur due to the fact that a certain SSL check is failing, forcing the browser to throw this error and restrict the user from accessing the website. In this case, you can resolve the issue easily by accessing the advanced Firefox Preference menu and adding the website to the list of Insecure FallBack Hosts.

Another potential cause that might lead to this browser behavior is a network connection that ends up blocking communications between your browser and external servers. In this case, you can fix the issue by performing a power-cycling procedure on your router or modem, forcing your network to start fresh.

One scenario that might force your browser to invalidate SSL certificates and throw this error, as a result, is an incorrect system-wide time & date. Several users encountering the same problem have reported that they finally managed to resolve the issue after they accessed the Date and Time settings and updated the values accordingly.

It turns out that certain older machine configurations will need a certain Firefox advanced setting advanced in order to be able to connect to SSL3 web-servers without errors. If this scenario is applicable, you can fix the issue by accessing the Advanced Preferences tab and setting the value of security.ssl3 to True.

1. Adding Website to the list of Insecure FallBack Hosts If you’re certain that the SSL website where you’re encountering the issue is completely secure, you can prevent the SSL_Error_Bad_Mac_Alert from ever appearing again by accessing the Mozilla Firefox config files and adding the secure SSL to the list of Insecure FallBack Hosts.

This will except the website you trust from the SSL check that was previously causing the issue. A lot of affected users have confirmed that this procedure is what allowed them to get rid of the issue indefinitely.

IMPORTANT: This should only be attempted with an SSL secured website that you completely trust. Do not add questionable websites to the list of Insecure FallBack Hosts.

If you understand the security risks and you’re prepared to add the website to the Firefox list of Insecure FallBack Hosts, follow the instructions here:


Open up your Mozilla Firefox browser, type ‘about:config‘ in the navigation bar and press Enter to open up the Advanced Preferences menu. When you see the Proceed with Caution prompt, click on Accept the Risk and Continue. Once you’re inside the Advanced Preferences menu, paste security.tls.insecure_fallback_hosts into the navigation bar and press Enter to find the setting preference. When the results show up, click on the Edit icon associated with security.tls.insecure_fallback_hosts entry (right-hand section). In the newly appeared text box, simply enter the website URL that you’re encountering the issue with and hit Enter. Restart your Mozilla Firefox browser and see if the issue is resolved at the next program startup.

Adding the SSL secured website as Fallback host In case you’re still encountering the same security.tls.insecure_fallback_hosts error or you’re looking for an approach that will not expose your system to any security risks, move down to the next potential fix below.

2. Power-Cycling the Router / Modem As it turns out, this particular issue can also occur due to a network inconsistency. It’s possible that your current network state is stuck in a limbo state. This might block your PC ability to communicate with external web servers through your browser.

If this scenario is applicable, you can most likely fix the issue by performing a power-cycling procedure on your router. This operation should not be confused with a router reset. Opposite from a reset, this will not affect your credentials and any previously established.


To initiate a power-cycling procedure, press the ON / OFF button and leave the network device turned off at least 30 seconds or more. If you want to make sure that the operation is a success, also disconnect the power cable from your power outlet. This will force your network to start fresh at the next router/modem startup.

PRO TIP: If the issue is with your computer or a laptop/notebook you should try using Restoro Repair which can scan the repositories and replace corrupt and missing files. This works in most cases, where the issue is originated due to a system corruption. You can download Restoro by Clicking Here


Restarting your router/modem Note: Do not confuse the power button with the reset button. The reset button will reset every previously established network settings and custom credentials.

If you already did this and you’re still encountering the same issue, move down to the next potential fix below.

3. Setting the Correct time & Date As it turns out, another reason that might make your Mozilla Firefox throw the security.tls.insecure_fallback_hosts error is an inconsistent date & time. This might invalidate the security certificate, forcing your browser to interrupt the connection.

If this scenario is applicable, you can fix the issue by accessing your Date & time settings and modifying the values to the current values. Several affected users encountering the same issue have confirmed that this operation finally stopped the error message from appearing.

Open up a Run dialog box by pressing Windows key + R. Next, type ‘timedate.cpl’ and press Enter to open the Date and time windows.

Opening the Date and time window


Once you manage to get inside the Date & Time window, navigate to the Date and Time tab and click on Change date and time.

Setting the correct date & time Inside the Date and Time window, use the provided calendar to set the appropriate Date and Time values.

Modifying Time & date Once the modifications have been completed, restart your computer and visit the same website ad the next startup sequence to see if the issue is resolved. In case you’re still encountering the same ‘ssl_error_bad_mac_alert‘ error, move down to the next potential fix below.

4. Setting Security.SSL3 to TRUE If you’re encountering the issue with an old machine that is not publicly exposed, you might get the ‘ssl_error_bad_mac_alert‘ error with a lot of valid SSL web servers until you find the time to access Firefox’s Advanced Preferences and enable Security.SSL3.

In case you noticed that the error suddenly started occurring after Firefox updated itself, chances are you’re encountering the problem due to the fact that Security.SSL3 is disabled by default.

Here’s a quick guide on ensuring that Security.SSL3 is enabled on your Firefox browser:

Open your Firefox browser, type ‘about:config‘ and press Enter to access the Advanced Preferences menu. When you see the ‘Proceed with Caution‘ prompt, click on the Accept the Risk and Continue button. Inside the Advanced Preferences menu, use the search menu at the top to search for security.ssl3 and press Enter to see the results. Once the results are in, scroll down to the bottom fo the screen and locate security.ssl3. Note: If you have the option to choose from a string, boolean and float, choose boolean. Next, ensure that the value of security.ssl3 is set to true, then save the modifications and restart your Mozilla Firefox browser. Visit the same website that was previously displaying the ‘ssl_error_bad_mac_alert‘ error and see if the issue is now resolved.

Enabling Security.SSL3 via Advanced Preferences TIP: If none of the Methods have resolved the issue for you, we recommend using Restoro Repair Tool which can scan the repositories to replace corrupt and missing files. This works in most cases, where the issue is originated due to a system corruption. Restoro will also optimize your system for maximum performance. You can download Restoro by Clicking Here


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font size and alignment of the page/gaps in few of the web site is too big and configuration is not applying to entire page/website

Hi Team, need your help pretty badly. font size and alignment of the page/gaps in few parts of the web site is too big and the configuration has not applied to entire pag… (xem thêm)

Hi Team, need your help pretty badly. font size and alignment of the page/gaps in few parts of the web site is too big and the configuration has not applied to entire page. It is not affecting entire website with whatever i make changes in configuration I am keep using firefox for many years now, please help me to fix this.

└─(15:31:13)──> firefox --version ──(Sat,Jul23)─┘ Mozilla Firefox 102.0.1

please refer the snapshot attached to this thread the menu font and mail content font is not matching, mail content is bigger than it expected(zoom out/in and changing font size has different effects for some parts of page)

Thank you for any help.

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I had this issue and corrected it for my account, but a friend has the same problem and I forgot the fix - yes, I'm an old man! How do I eliminate the Sea Monkey browser… (xem thêm)

I had this issue and corrected it for my account, but a friend has the same problem and I forgot the fix - yes, I'm an old man!

How do I eliminate the Sea Monkey browser as default in Sea Monkey mail? I want to clink a link in the email and had have it open in / with FF.

THANKS Steve

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Pocket Recommendations

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I participate in a number of different surveys. Using Firefox. Only one of the surveys has become inaccessible on Firefox while I can still access it using Google. What has happened?

I participate in a number of different surveys. Using Firefox. Only one of the surveys has become inaccessible on Firefox while I can still access it using Google. Wha… (xem thêm)

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I seem to have a problem on facebook with firefox. When I'm on the main wall and scrolling down reading stuff Firfox will keep scrolling and jumping downwards. Auto scrol… (xem thêm)

I seem to have a problem on facebook with firefox. When I'm on the main wall and scrolling down reading stuff Firfox will keep scrolling and jumping downwards. Auto scroll is off and this only does it with firefox browser after a update. I tried other browsers on facebook and they do not do this. Has anyone else had this problem?

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Firefox won't play nice with PearsonVue?

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I'm trying to take a proctored test with PearsonVue. It keeps saying on the system test that Firefox is still running. I've tried shutting down through Task Manager. I've tried rebooting and just using Chrome to access the test page. It still says it's running. Next step is to uninstall...surely there's another solution!?

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Facebook posts jumping around

I am having a problem with Firefox when using Facebook. After scrolling down and viewing posts the posts start to jump around. You need to scroll down viewing many posts … (xem thêm)

I am having a problem with Firefox when using Facebook. After scrolling down and viewing posts the posts start to jump around. You need to scroll down viewing many posts before this starts. It is very annoying. Once it starts it will jump around without any operator intervention. I have tried troubleshoot mode and also reset to no avail. This happens on two different systems in different locations both using Linux Mint 20.03 and the latest Firefox 102.0.1 64 bit. It also did this on prior versions and seems to have started as long as 6 months ago. I have mostly ignored it as reloading the FB page stops the insanity. I would say this is a FB problem but running FB with Chromium on these systems under the same conditions results in no problem.

Hopefully I am not the only one experiencing this and you will find the problem until then I am forced to use Chromium to view FB.

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I reiterate this and say that it's only Cloudflare sites that are causing problems. Very occasionally they will work for up to an hour or so but most of the time it is error messages or blank pages. Interestingly, other web servers such as Amazon, OVH SAS and Akamai all run with no problems so I wonder what is Cloudflare's problem? Is this something to do with my browser or the web hosting services?

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gah your tab just crashed armhf

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Scrolling Issue

Firefox has been my default browser for many years. My OS is Windows 10. Starting about a month ago, when scrolling through my feed on Facebook, as I get low on the scr… (xem thêm)

Firefox has been my default browser for many years. My OS is Windows 10. Starting about a month ago, when scrolling through my feed on Facebook, as I get low on the scroll bar, the the feed starts scrolling rapidly on its own. I suspected a problem with my mouse, but a replacement mouse didn't help. Keyboard next, but that's not it either. I then looked at my FB feed using MS Edge. It did not have the problem.

Thinking my Firefox installation might have gotten corrupted, I uninstalled FF, rebooted the computer, obtained a fresh install from the Mozilla website and reinstalled. Same problem.

I prefer Firefox, but I am now opening Facebook using MS Edge to avoid the issue.

Any ideas ????

Thank you.

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