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Intermittent tab crashes when opening a new tab and auto-disabling of extensions as a result

I'm not very tech-savvy and not a native English speaker, so please bear with me :) Now to my problem: Recently my tabs started crashing occaisionaly. The tab crashes see… (funda kabanzi)

I'm not very tech-savvy and not a native English speaker, so please bear with me :)

Now to my problem:

Recently my tabs started crashing occaisionaly. The tab crashes seem to only appear when it's a new tab while tabs that were already open remain stable and don't crash. However if a new tab crashes, it disables my extensions automatically for all tabs, i.e. those tabs that were already open and perfectly functioning and any new tab that I open after the crash. When I say "disable", I don't mean that the toggle in the extension settings is moved to "disabled", it's more like the extensions just stop working despite being set to "enabled".

When reloading the tabs the extensions keep not working. Closing the browser and re-opening it solves the problem but only until I run into another crashing new tab.

I've checked about:crashes but there are no crash reports. When the "Gah! Your Tab Just Crashed" screen appears, there's no option to send a report, I can only close the tab or restore it. I also can't seem to find a pattern in the crashes other than them happening when opening a new tab. It doesn't look like the number of open tabs has an influence on the crashes. Not every new tab crashes.

Asked by Nana 1 ihora elidlule

Sometimes no scolling in active Firefox window

Hello, I'm using the Logitech M705 mouse with Logitech Options Driver v.8.20.329 under Windows 10 Home 2004 (19041.450) and I have the problem that, from time to time, in… (funda kabanzi)

Hello,

I'm using the Logitech M705 mouse with Logitech Options Driver v.8.20.329 under Windows 10 Home 2004 (19041.450) and I have the problem that, from time to time, in the Firefox (always up to date) window the scroll wheel doesn't work as long as the window is active. If I activate another window and move the mouse only over the Firefox window, I can scroll there. As soon as I click into the Firefox window (and activate it), the scrolling wheel doesn't work anymore. Sometimes just opening and closing Logitech Options solved the problem, sometimes it helped to stop all Logitech tasks, but most of the time I had to restart the computer.

I've tried different versions of Logitech Options as well as of Logitech SetPoint, if they could be installed. But the problem kept occurring. (I'm back tothe last Logitech Options.)

Since the problem doesn't affect any other application, Logitech support says, that it must be a Firefox problem.

I would appreciate help that can permanently disable the problem. Because it is very annoying when it occurs.

I can't intentionally cause the problem. But let me know, if there's a way to provide some kind of log file.

Thanks a lot!

With kind regards Michael.

Asked by michael.schwarzer 1 ihora elidlule

Lag/Hanging when typing

Hello, If I open Youtube/Amazon/Reddit, basically any site and go to type in the search bar, the entire tab lags out. I can still move between tabs, but I cant interact w… (funda kabanzi)

Hello,

If I open Youtube/Amazon/Reddit, basically any site and go to type in the search bar, the entire tab lags out. I can still move between tabs, but I cant interact with the tab that I typed in, and it will eventually catch up with the letter I typed.

This started yesterday. I tried working in safe mode, resetting firefox to default settings, and reinstalling entirely.

Any ideas?

Asked by fenixisafailure 2 amahora adlule

"Plugins will be installed shortly" but never actually install (Widevine + H264)

Hi, Problem as described in the title. I've read some similar questions and answers, but nothing ever helped. I already tried the following steps (none of them helped): -… (funda kabanzi)

Hi,

Problem as described in the title. I've read some similar questions and answers, but nothing ever helped.

I already tried the following steps (none of them helped): - Checking for updates - Toggling DRM on/off - Uninstall Firefox completely (delete profiles, too and so on) - Changing some DRM or Plugin related config in about:config like media.peerconnection.video.h264 (and of course reverting it after that) - Looking for XHR requests when toggling DRM on/off or visting a site with DRM content. I couldn't figure out what I'm actually looking for, though... - Switching off Firewall/Antivirus or the TLS filtering (Eset) for a moment - Looking for suspicious requests in some router protocols or dashboards or whatever

Thanks in advance!

Asked by Volatilize 2 emasontweni adlule

Last reply by Volatilize 2 amahora adlule

password storage

Hi Question I am redoing my computer and have considered restarting firefox at the same time being I have been on the same profile for ages and figured might be worth jus… (funda kabanzi)

Hi

Question I am redoing my computer and have considered restarting firefox at the same time being I have been on the same profile for ages and figured might be worth just restarting with a new profile.

Now I know I can import bookmarks and such into the new profile after backing them up of course.

Question I have regards passwords and log ins.

I remember some time back I had lost some files including these and was able to restore them from an old back up of the profile. I think it was 2 files.

Are these files profile specific or can they be backed up on this profile and then copied into a new profile and work OK??

Or I just saw EXPORT LOGINS if I use this will it back up all my logins and then allot me to import them into the new profile like the bookmarks back up?

Thanks

Asked by scottish2 8 amahora adlule

Last reply by FredMcD 3 amahora adlule

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Problem with online banking

I have recently made Firefox my browser on PC Windows 10 replacing Google Chrome. Everything works fine except my Turkish online bank account. I can access my account but… (funda kabanzi)

I have recently made Firefox my browser on PC Windows 10 replacing Google Chrome. Everything works fine except my Turkish online bank account. I can access my account but when when I open a page the headings are all there but no details of my accounts. I can access my UK bank account with all details available. I have been back to Google Chrome and had no problems.

Asked by lockyerbrian70 10 amahora adlule

Answered by FredMcD 8 amahora adlule

Is there a way to extend the hamburger settings dropdown?

Is there a way for me to extend the drop-down window on the Firefox browser from the hamburger icon? I don't enjoy having to scroll down through the menu to have to acces… (funda kabanzi)

Is there a way for me to extend the drop-down window on the Firefox browser from the hamburger icon? I don't enjoy having to scroll down through the menu to have to access things like Options or Help when the menu drop-down could just drop down further so I don't have to scroll down. Is there a way I can customize this, or no?

Attached is a screenshot of the menu I'm talking about, with a circle

Thanks!

Asked by chnjspo.kk4899 4 amahora adlule

Last reply by jscher2000 3 amahora adlule

Firefox closed unexpectedly - lost all tabs!

I have 2 windows of firefox and i close it using bat file. Which terminates process firefox. I used it like that long time and never had problem. However i launched firef… (funda kabanzi)

I have 2 windows of firefox and i close it using bat file. Which terminates process firefox. I used it like that long time and never had problem. However i launched firefox and it said some error and gave me 2 choices: either start in safe mode or refresh. I clicked on refresh and now all my tabs are gone. I checked under history and closed windows - there is nothing... Any way to get my tabs back?

Also how to avoid this issue, if you close window one by one. Than you go to go to library and history and manually restore window, or press some hotkey. Even that is annoying, instead of just using bat file to kill process and than you have both windows open. Because sometimes close window won't safe, if you use hotkey. So i gave up on that...

Asked by empleat 1 isonto elidlule

Last reply by jscher2000 4 amahora adlule

The top line of my browser used to have file edit view etc but although the Menu Bar is ticked it is not visible.

I have trawled the net but all of the answers are out of date by ten years in some cases. I have viewed it in full screen and without but the Menu Bar is still not visibl… (funda kabanzi)

I have trawled the net but all of the answers are out of date by ten years in some cases. I have viewed it in full screen and without but the Menu Bar is still not visible.

Asked by Emmo 3 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by jscher2000 4 amahora adlule

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Mate Translate disabled

For some reason, after years of using it, Mate Translate for Firefox has been disabled. This has been a most useful add-on. Is there any way of re-enabling it, even if i… (funda kabanzi)

For some reason, after years of using it, Mate Translate for Firefox has been disabled. This has been a most useful add-on. Is there any way of re-enabling it, even if it is not "signed" to current Firefox specifications?

Asked by MWLewis 9 amahora adlule

Answered by MWLewis 6 amahora adlule

Firefox 80 isn't exporting all of my Bookmarks

Hello everyone! I've just upgraded my Windows (10) browser to Firefox 80. Unfortunately, it isn't exporting all of my bookmarks - only some of them! Any idea how I can f… (funda kabanzi)

Hello everyone!

I've just upgraded my Windows (10) browser to Firefox 80. Unfortunately, it isn't exporting all of my bookmarks - only some of them!

Any idea how I can fix this problem? TIA

Asked by prb0123 7 amahora adlule

Last reply by jscher2000 6 amahora adlule

Firefox will not scroll nextdoor.com pages properly

Firefox seems to jump back to previous posts rather than smoothly scroll the posts on nextdoor.com. Have particularly had this problem on the 'topics' pages. Chrome and S… (funda kabanzi)

Firefox seems to jump back to previous posts rather than smoothly scroll the posts on nextdoor.com. Have particularly had this problem on the 'topics' pages. Chrome and Safari do not have the issue.

Asked by Ralph 2 ezinsukwini ezidlule

Last reply by Ralph 6 amahora adlule

Youtube thinks I am not logged in

When I am browsing with firefox, youtube behaves as if I am not logged into my youtube account even when I clearly am. My youtube avatar shows up and I can look at my dat… (funda kabanzi)

When I am browsing with firefox, youtube behaves as if I am not logged into my youtube account even when I clearly am. My youtube avatar shows up and I can look at my data in youtube, so I am obviously logged in. However, when I try to subscribe or unsubscribe, it doesn't let me. When I try to add a video to my favorites, it doesn't work.

Other browsers do not have this problem, only firefox. I already tried a clean re-install with all addons removed and it STILL acts like that.

Asked by oreimo33 14 amahora adlule

Last reply by FredMcD 8 amahora adlule

Problem with signing in YouTube on my PC

Hello, I have a problem with YouTube from my PC. I was already signed in my account and suddenly today I cant's see anywhere the option "Switch accounts" and "sing out" w… (funda kabanzi)

Hello, I have a problem with YouTube from my PC. I was already signed in my account and suddenly today I cant's see anywhere the option "Switch accounts" and "sing out" when I click on my picture up on the right edge. Also, even though I am singed in and I can see my picture on up on the right edge, at the same time I see on the left, the icon to sign in (it is under history) and I don't see my playlists. However if I click on "Library" (above history) on the new page I see my playlists. If I click on the sign in on the left side (under history) it shows me it shows me again to sign in (even though I had signed in before and I could see my picture on the top of the right corner), I click on my icon and I read: 405. That’s an error. The request method GET is inappropriate for the URL /youtubei/v1/guide. That’s all we know.

It seems like I am signed in, but at the same time not signed in. It's very strange and it has never happened to me. Firefox is updated. On my mobile I don't have any problem. I used Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge and I don't have any problem. Everything is OK there. Only with Firefox on PC I have this problem. I cleared the Cache and Cookies and restarted it, but the problem remains. I also turned off all my add-ons and it didn't fix the problem. What to do? Please, I need your help.

Asked by sfakianaris 2 emasontweni adlule

Last reply by Daniel Liao 8 amahora adlule