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after firefox update and window update version 1709 firwfox hangs and very slow typing

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It is particularly bad when trying to use ebay. Scoll down the list of item and stops and hangs for 10 sometimes 20 seconds and typind can have a three to five second delay. So have to us Chrome as that is ok.

Isisombululo esikhethiwe

Something on your system might trigger accessibility services in Firefox. Check under about:support if Accessibility is set to "true" - if so check the box to "Prevent accessibility services from accessing your browser" in the Permissions panel of the Privacy & Security options.

If nothing else -- try a refresh: The Refresh feature (called "Reset" in older Firefox versions) can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your bookmarks, history, passwords, cookies, and other essential information.

Note: When you use this feature, you will lose any extensions, toolbar customizations, and some preferences. See the Refresh Firefox - reset add-ons and settings article for more information.

To Refresh Firefox:

  1. Open the Troubleshooting Information page using one of these methods:
    • Click the menu button New Fx Menu , click help Help-29 and select Troubleshooting Information. A new tab containing your troubleshooting information should open.
    • If you're unable to access the Help menu, type about:support in your address bar to bring up the Troubleshooting Information page.
  2. At the top right corner of the page, you should see a button that says "Refresh Firefox" ("Reset Firefox" in older Firefox versions). Click on it.
  3. Firefox will close. After the refresh process is completed, Firefox will show a window with the information that is imported.
  4. Click Finish and Firefox will reopen.

Did this fix the problem? Please report back to us!

Thank you.

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Isisombululo Esikhethiwe

Something on your system might trigger accessibility services in Firefox. Check under about:support if Accessibility is set to "true" - if so check the box to "Prevent accessibility services from accessing your browser" in the Permissions panel of the Privacy & Security options.

If nothing else -- try a refresh: The Refresh feature (called "Reset" in older Firefox versions) can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your bookmarks, history, passwords, cookies, and other essential information.

Note: When you use this feature, you will lose any extensions, toolbar customizations, and some preferences. See the Refresh Firefox - reset add-ons and settings article for more information.

To Refresh Firefox:

  1. Open the Troubleshooting Information page using one of these methods:
    • Click the menu button New Fx Menu , click help Help-29 and select Troubleshooting Information. A new tab containing your troubleshooting information should open.
    • If you're unable to access the Help menu, type about:support in your address bar to bring up the Troubleshooting Information page.
  2. At the top right corner of the page, you should see a button that says "Refresh Firefox" ("Reset Firefox" in older Firefox versions). Click on it.
  3. Firefox will close. After the refresh process is completed, Firefox will show a window with the information that is imported.
  4. Click Finish and Firefox will reopen.

Did this fix the problem? Please report back to us!

Thank you.

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The refresh didnt deal with the problem. However the process suggested at the begining of your solution has worked and all okay now!