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Clear cookies not working correctly

I like to delete all cookies when I close Firefox and have it set accordingly under Cookies and Site Data to "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed". Under… (funda kabanzi)

I like to delete all cookies when I close Firefox and have it set accordingly under Cookies and Site Data to "Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed". Under Manage Exceptions, I have added the half a dozen websites that I am happy to Allow cookies. However, when I re-open Firefox, not only does it require me to go through the "accept cookies" process (ie it has deleted all the cookies including my exceptions), but the exceptions that I'd listed have all disappeared. So why isn't the Manage Exceptions not working correctly, please? Any solutions much appreciated. Thanks

Asked by CB_UK 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

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FF menu & context menu (right-click) flickering / also specifc issue with particular site

Hi I just downloaded Firefox. When you click on the menu bar icon it flickers and only displays after a couple clicks, same exact thing with context menu on any webpage a… (funda kabanzi)

Hi I just downloaded Firefox. When you click on the menu bar icon it flickers and only displays after a couple clicks, same exact thing with context menu on any webpage as well as when I clicked the drop down menu to select the topic for this post.

also while using an online code editor, the tooltips that appear when you hover over your code are temporarily making the code disappear, seems to be issue with FF versus the online editor after investigating. Appreciate any troubleshooting suggestions, thanks.

Asked by stephenp1394 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

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Whenever I start FF, the DL icon bounces...

...just like it does whenever a file finishes DL'ing. This leads me to believe that FF is downloading "something" every time I start the program. So why/what is it doing?… (funda kabanzi)

...just like it does whenever a file finishes DL'ing. This leads me to believe that FF is downloading "something" every time I start the program. So why/what is it doing?

Asked by RASelkirk 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by RASelkirk 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Automatic Website Translation

Now that Microsoft has moved to a Chrome based browser with the newest release of Edge, automatic, and fully functional website translations are now standard in both Edge… (funda kabanzi)

Now that Microsoft has moved to a Chrome based browser with the newest release of Edge, automatic, and fully functional website translations are now standard in both Edge and Chrome. I am a US Citizen, living in Mexico, that is not yet fully fluent in Spanish. This has severely limited my ability to use Firefox, which honestly, is a pretty big deal for me. I prefer Firefox for multiple reasons, but privacy is my major concern. Is Firefox working on a solution to this massive hole in Mozilla's browser product offering? Two major competitors are now offering automatic translation. What gives?

Asked by Brent Robison 6 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by Brent Robison 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Firerox don't load pages in a new TAB - but if I open another, it loads

I'm having a weird problem with Firefox for a long time now. I'm using the latest version, for windows, x64bits - 81.0.2 Sometimes, I press Ctrl+T to open a new TAB and … (funda kabanzi)

I'm having a weird problem with Firefox for a long time now.

I'm using the latest version, for windows, x64bits - 81.0.2

Sometimes, I press Ctrl+T to open a new TAB and I type an address or paste an address and it just won't load the page... It stays loading, loading and it does nothing.. BUT If I open another tab (Ctrl+T or in the plus sign) and paste or type and address, everything works... This can happen again on the same window or in another window... I just don't know what is happening... I haven't switch to another browser because I love Firefox to much, but I'm getting a bit tired of this problem...

Any hints on why this is happening ?

Asked by Bruno Santos 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by Bruno Santos 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Firefox constantly crashing over last couple of months

HI. Firefox has been regularly crashing over the last month or two. Today it's crashed 4-5 times in 10 minutes. I tried sfc /scannow just now and there were no integrity … (funda kabanzi)

HI. Firefox has been regularly crashing over the last month or two. Today it's crashed 4-5 times in 10 minutes. I tried sfc /scannow just now and there were no integrity violations. I've always submitted the crash report immediately after each event, however the last few were unsubmitted when I checked the log just now, so I've submitted them too. Firefox has always been updated to the latest version. Any ideas? Cheers Ian

Asked by zobrdrool 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by zobrdrool 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

weather module on Yahoo

On my Yahoo homepage, weather module doesn't work properly...no high temps or forecast...but it works correctly on Safari...how to fix? If I delete the weather module co… (funda kabanzi)

On my Yahoo homepage, weather module doesn't work properly...no high temps or forecast...but it works correctly on Safari...how to fix? If I delete the weather module content and reinstall, it displays correctly, until I leave the age, then it reverts to missing the temps and forecast...very frustrating

Asked by gail22bob 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by gail22bob 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Opening link in new tab or window does nothing

I typically have several tabs open in Firefox to quickly go from one website to the other. It seems like after a while or if I have more than a couple tabs already open,… (funda kabanzi)

I typically have several tabs open in Firefox to quickly go from one website to the other. It seems like after a while or if I have more than a couple tabs already open, clicking on a link or choosing a bookmarked site to open a new tab does nothing. By nothing I mean the tab will open with the URL displayed, but FF is not actively trying to connect to the requested URL. The stop and refresh buttons are grayed out. My only course of action is to close that tab and try again, which typically just repeats the previous steps. It's not website dependent because once this begins happening, any attempt to open a website in a new tab hangs.

I do not remember if attempts to open new websites in existing tabs are successful as I cannot duplicate the problem right now. The only think I know that's successful it to close FF and restart it. When I close the program and reopen it, I notice quite frequently that I get a message that FF is already open so I tell it to close and reopen. Also, the last time this problem happened was a few minutes ago and I had four tabs open. I noticed that there were TEN separate processes running, all called "firefox.exe". Opening an error-free, single-tab instance of FF resulted in four separate processes running. Right now, I have two tabs open - the one in which I'm writing this question plus another, static page. This is resulting in SEVEN separate processes running!

I have not attempted to refresh FF yet as I currently don't want to hassle with all the customization I've done and most likely forgotten how to do.

I'm running Win7 Pro with 16GB. Thanks for the help!

Asked by gumby_dammit223 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by gumby_dammit223 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Firefox upgraded, now cannot access credit union account. "Secure connection Failed."

SECURE CONNECTION FAILED. Two days ago Firefox upgraded, now I cannot access my credit union online account. Oh, I can if I use Chrome. But I do not want to use Chrome! I… (funda kabanzi)

SECURE CONNECTION FAILED. Two days ago Firefox upgraded, now I cannot access my credit union online account. Oh, I can if I use Chrome. But I do not want to use Chrome! I called the credit union. The problem is not on their end. I cleared the cache and history on my computer. I rebooted my router. Nada. I need a human being who can explain to me in plain English how to fix this problem. I am computer literate, but I don't have a degree in cyberspeak. I hope the only answer is not that I abandon Firefox and be forced into Google-world. Please Help!

Asked by kkwilliams2nd 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by kkwilliams2nd 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Facebook doesn't work at all on Firefox anymore.

I now only have a blank white page on Facebook. It works in Microsoft Edge (a browser I have a strong dislike for), but not on FIrefox. It worked yesterday morning, but… (funda kabanzi)

I now only have a blank white page on Facebook. It works in Microsoft Edge (a browser I have a strong dislike for), but not on FIrefox. It worked yesterday morning, but since last night [10/16/2020].

Asked by vkk4 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by vkk4 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Google maps in iOS

Hi, I am running Firefox 81.0.2 on iMac with macOS 10.15.6 and I am very satisfied, but lately the search on Google Maps is returning "Server error. Please try again lat… (funda kabanzi)

Hi, I am running Firefox 81.0.2 on iMac with macOS 10.15.6 and I am very satisfied, but lately the search on Google Maps is returning "Server error. Please try again later". It works fine if using Safari.

Thank you,

Luke

Asked by hdnp 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by hdnp 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Facebook

Starting 24 hours ago, Firefox loads a blank Facebook page. Whether using my homepage bookmark or simply entering http://www.facebook.com, all I get is a blank page. I'v… (funda kabanzi)

Starting 24 hours ago, Firefox loads a blank Facebook page. Whether using my homepage bookmark or simply entering http://www.facebook.com, all I get is a blank page.

I've tried: Starting Firefox in safe mode, Clearing cache and cookies, Deleting/reinstalling Firefox, Restarting my router.

Firefox opens all other websites without issue. Chrome opens Facebook as expected. I'm using Firefox 81.0.2 (64-bit) Windows 10 Home 64-bit Version: 18363.1139

I've tried reading through the over 2,000 "suggested" help topics related to Facebook loading a blank page, but none of the ones I read address this issue. What am I missing?

Thank you in advance, Don

Asked by donmn763 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by donmn763 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

can't sign into Microsoft

I can no longer sign into my Microsoft account using Firefox. I deleted cookies and cached data, refreshed Firefox but no luck. I don't get any errors just a blank page.… (funda kabanzi)

I can no longer sign into my Microsoft account using Firefox. I deleted cookies and cached data, refreshed Firefox but no luck. I don't get any errors just a blank page. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.

Asked by johnl600 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by johnl600 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Pausing and stopping video also stops music playing outside Firefox

Pausing and stopping video also stops music playing outside Firefox. If I click pause or end a video within firefox, music playing outside firefox using programs that are… (funda kabanzi)

Pausing and stopping video also stops music playing outside Firefox. If I click pause or end a video within firefox, music playing outside firefox using programs that are not firefox stops. How can this be fixed?

Asked by desbest 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by desbest 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Primary email address changed, sync doesn't work

I created my Firefox account with an old email address that is no longer accessible and will never be accessible again. I added a secondary email address long ago and mad… (funda kabanzi)

I created my Firefox account with an old email address that is no longer accessible and will never be accessible again. I added a secondary email address long ago and made it primary. My account is logged in on my phone and my old laptop, both need repair, laptop data is probably gone. I logged in on my new laptop and a tablet, but had to change the password. Now Firefox does not know my logins and passwords, history, settings and preferences, bookmarks. It seems as if I have created a new account. How can I regain access to my old data?

Asked by Sary AWAD 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by Sary AWAD 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

My version of FF no longer works with FB (and quite a few other sites)

Today I see that FB fails to load my profile photo album. I get a spinning circle, description and comments section to the right is blank (or photo loads but no descripti… (funda kabanzi)

Today I see that FB fails to load my profile photo album. I get a spinning circle, description and comments section to the right is blank (or photo loads but no description). I check my connection activity, it's basically at 10 kbps. I run some speed tests, no problem.

So I go to MS Edge, everything on FB loads in an instant.

So the problem is FF. And that's on top of the 50%-100% of CPU that every click on FB produces. I compared it with Edge, 5%-50% of CPU.

So before I give up on FF and switch to Edge, can someone recommend another version of FF that is relatively lightweight for a low spec laptop? The latest version is a no go, as I understand it needs at least 8-16 GB of memory (!).

Thank you.

Asked by elzach 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by elzach 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Why does Firefox's Task Manager differ so much from Process Explorer in how much memory its using?

Sometimes my updated Win7 Firefox stalls when loading websites. Of course sometimes its the website's fault. Crosschecking with Process Explorer I noticed something odd… (funda kabanzi)

Sometimes my updated Win7 Firefox stalls when loading websites. Of course sometimes its the website's fault. Crosschecking with Process Explorer I noticed something odd. In Firefox the Task Manager didn't show any great memory use but in Process Explorer it showed huge memory use. How can there be such a discrepancy and which one is accurate? I'd trust Process Explorer because the computer slowed down a lot when it showed a lot of memory use and as soon as I had closed a few tabs (not making much of a difference in Firefox's Task Manager but a huge difference in Process Explorer) all was fine. I'm using a i5 CPU with 16gb DDR3 ram. In almost every aspect the system is just fine, rarely showing its age. But I'm diligent in watching for programs running in the background, always checking Services.msc and MSCONFIG for newly installed programs that have elected to run all the time in the background for no sensible reason.

Asked by moz2u 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by moz2u 4 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Cannot watch Channel 4 On Demand even though I am in the UK.

When I try to access content from channel 4, it says that I am not in the UK. https://www.channel4.com/programmes/first-dates/on-demand/55507-004 All add-ons disabled. Sa… (funda kabanzi)

When I try to access content from channel 4, it says that I am not in the UK. https://www.channel4.com/programmes/first-dates/on-demand/55507-004 All add-ons disabled. Same issue.

I am connected to a vpn and it is located in the UK. See the attached images.

I know that the vpn is fine because this works flawlessly in the google garbage browser. Actually, any browser at all. Just firefox remains blocked.

I tried with geo.enabled set to true and false as well.

Asked by matthewjmatthiesen 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by matthewjmatthiesen 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Highlights on New Tab page not showing any Bookmarks

Hi, I hope someone can help - this is starting to get a little annoying. I'd like my New Tab page to display my Bookmarks in the Highlights section. I only check the sett… (funda kabanzi)

Hi, I hope someone can help - this is starting to get a little annoying. I'd like my New Tab page to display my Bookmarks in the Highlights section. I only check the setting to show Bookmarks since what I'm looking for is something a bit like Speed Dial. The Highlights section can populate Visited sites just fine, but no bookmarks show up. My bookmarks are saved in the default Other Bookmarks folder. Safe Mode makes no difference.

This worked when I first set it up, but now the section is blank (again). It seems to happen after PC has been shut down, but I haven't tested that properly. Trying the steps mentioned in this post https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1282646 did nothing. Last time I fixed it by deleting my bookmarks completely and re-adding them, but that's not really a long-term solution.

Asked by ceshen 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by ceshen 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Same issue as in https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1175810

I'm presented with two pop-ups that I must dismiss, every time I restart the browser. The first one reads: User Account Control | Do you want to allow this application to… (funda kabanzi)

I'm presented with two pop-ups that I must dismiss, every time I restart the browser. The first one reads:

User Account Control | Do you want to allow this application to make changes to your device?

After dismissing that, a second pop-up appears, reading in part:

Firefox Software Updater | Firefox can't update to the latest version. | Download a fresh copy of Firefox and we'll help you to install it

Then I must choose either "Download Firefox" or "Not now."

Please understand that I must deal with these pop-ups despite the fact that my Firefox is current.

The solutions suggested in the answer to the above-referenced previous post are of no help.

I've consulted my computer manufacturer, which told me that this issue is strictly one with Firefox. I hope you can help.

Asked by Odin3 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by Odin3 5 ezinsukwini ezidlule