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Firefox Task Manager is Vanished!

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Hi,

When I try to access Firefox Task Manager from Menu>More, the Task Manager shortcut is not available (screenshot is attached). However it is accessible by about:performance command.

Could you please help me to solve this issue?

Thanks

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Isisombululo esikhethiwe

Some menus have been rearranged in Firefox 87 and "Task Manager" has been moved to the Help menu.

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Start Firefox in Safe Mode {web link}

A small dialog should appear. Click Start In Safe Mode (not Refresh). Is the problem still there?

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Isisombululo Esikhethiwe

Some menus have been rearranged in Firefox 87 and "Task Manager" has been moved to the Help menu.

Okulungisiwe ngu cor-el

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Well, yet another update that adds more steps to our use of the browser, thanks....

Also, I don't see it in the Help Menu, where is it supposed to be?

Okulungisiwe ngu StevenCee

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Hi StevenCee

You can open about:performance directly via the location bar. You can find "Performance" on the "Help -> More Troubleshooting Information" (about:support) page. You can also find "Task Manager" under the "3-bar" Firefox menu button -> More

Could you please start a new thread for your question if this doesn't solve it?

Okulungisiwe ngu cor-el

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OK, I checked it a bit more and they have been moving "Task Manager" around a few times with the new Proton design. They have been moving "Task Manager" around a few times with the new Proton design. In 87 "Task Manager" is moved to the Help menu, but this is reverted in 88+ and moved once again to the Tools menu under "Browser Tools". In 88 with Proton disabled it is not present under "Tools -> Browser Tools", but only present under the "3-bar" Firefox menu button drop-down list -> More. In 88 with Proton enabled and in 89+ it will be present once again under the Tools menu (Tools -> Browser Tools) and under the "3-bar" Firefox menu button drop-down list -> More Tools.

In all these version you can find it on the "Help -> (More) Troubleshooting Information" (about:support) page under "Application Basics -> Performance -> about:performance". So only in Firefox 88 with Proton disabled (browser.proton.enabled = false) it is hard to find.


  • 1691140 - Move "Task Manager" to Tools/More tools [88]
  • 1690359 - Move the Task Manager from the "More Tools" menu to the "Help" menu and put Policy items at the bottom of the "Help" menu [87]

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Okulungisiwe ngu cor-el

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