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firefox 73 profile location problem

I seem to be encountering various problems since the update to 73, the main one is the profile folder, I dislike the default location so have previously just put my prefe… (funda kabanzi)

I seem to be encountering various problems since the update to 73, the main one is the profile folder, I dislike the default location so have previously just put my preferred location in appdata\roaming\mozila\profiles.ini but 73 regularly ignores this and puts a basic profile in the default location and alters profile.ini. Using the profile manager does not get any better results. I am also having problems with the home page, I have set a custom page but 73 often resets this to a blank page or sometimes the default home page. I have had to resort to a 'portable' version as 73 constantly resetting things was getting so annoying but the portable does not work well as a default browser.

Asked by mikebravo 10 izinyanga ezidlule

Text-to-Speach funktion missing in Reader view

With Firefox 49 a Text-to-Speach funktion was introduced into Reader View Menu. It worked very well for long time. Last time I want to use it I found out is not availabl… (funda kabanzi)

With Firefox 49 a Text-to-Speach funktion was introduced into Reader View Menu. It worked very well for long time. Last time I want to use it I found out is not available any more in my Reader View. I run Version 81.0.2 on Windows 10 and looks like this funktion is gone. Does somone know how to enable it again? See picture attached. Thank you

Asked by firefox1054 3 izinyanga ezidlule

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How to turn on Media playback control with keyboard

Locking this thread.Please continue here: [/questions/1310034] The "Help Articles" don't tell how to turn on the media playback control feature. They contain no informat… (funda kabanzi)

Locking this thread.
Please continue here: [/questions/1310034]
The "Help Articles" don't tell how to turn on the media playback control feature. They contain no information on how to do it.

Asked by John 3 izinyanga ezidlule

bottom of window - used to show site address- now autohides

Some sites use alias or shorten, the bar at bottom used to show the actual page info before you click- I think it's safer.. Now that bar auto-hides- I would prefer it rem… (funda kabanzi)

Some sites use alias or shorten, the bar at bottom used to show the actual page info before you click- I think it's safer.. Now that bar auto-hides- I would prefer it remain visible all the time in windowed mode (don't care about full screen)

Is there a setting to put it back? I can't screenshot b/c it disappears unless mouse is on some part of the page.

Asked by JoliePrincesskatana 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Iolo Byepass Extension

I use the Byepass password manager. I have installed it on Firefox and it appears in the list of extensions, but I have been unable to have it appear on the taskbar the t… (funda kabanzi)

I use the Byepass password manager. I have installed it on Firefox and it appears in the list of extensions, but I have been unable to have it appear on the taskbar the top right hand corner. To use Byepass it is essential that I can see and open it will. Can you please tell me how I can have the password manager appear among the list of extensions?

Asked by shinerw 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Firefox settings do not change the set language

As per the title, if you set any other language in the options than the one already set in the installation.. the general settings do not change their language. Therefore… (funda kabanzi)

As per the title, if you set any other language in the options than the one already set in the installation.. the general settings do not change their language. Therefore it is recommended to create various file packages containing general settings languages ​​which should be installed as language update packages.

Asked by rninnl5v.hwd 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Evernote extension is not working

Can anyone advise me why I can't see the Evernote extension on my tool bar? or anywhere for that matter. When I look at the add ons/ extensuons list, it is there but it n… (funda kabanzi)

Can anyone advise me why I can't see the Evernote extension on my tool bar? or anywhere for that matter.

When I look at the add ons/ extensuons list, it is there but it no longer appears and therefore I can't clip to Evernote which is my standard go-to way of keeping things quickly.

I have tried removing and reinstalling several times but it makes no difference.

Help please?

Asked by Lauraczerniewicz 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Download Speed Display

Is there a way to change the speed unit used by Firefox when downloading? Currently, when I download a file, the progress is shown in kilobytes per second. I would like t… (funda kabanzi)

Is there a way to change the speed unit used by Firefox when downloading?

Currently, when I download a file, the progress is shown in kilobytes per second. I would like to have that shown as megabits per second, so I can stop wasting time looking up a speed conversion calculator and finding out how the download is doing as compared to what my ISP says my connection is worth. Or, to compare the download speed to any of the speed tests I have done

Asked by wirba 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Firefox Icon Replaced with generic every time Firefox updates in Windows 10.

The last three times Firefox updated, the Fox icon on the Windows 10 task bar was replaced by a generic one. To restore the Fox icon, the generic one has to be unpinned, … (funda kabanzi)

The last three times Firefox updated, the Fox icon on the Windows 10 task bar was replaced by a generic one. To restore the Fox icon, the generic one has to be unpinned, but that deactivates it and does not remove it. Then, selecting the generic icon results in a missing item error message and the error box has a selection to remove it. Then a new shortcut needs to be created from the Firefox exe file in the Program Folder and dragged to the task bar. Any idea what is happening and why, and preferably how to prevent it?

Asked by Rochester1 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Display Language (Google Search etc)

While I have now refreshed Firefox Browser, and checked settings in this and my Google gmail, the Google search persists in showing some options in Japanese text icons. I… (funda kabanzi)

While I have now refreshed Firefox Browser, and checked settings in this and my Google gmail, the Google search persists in showing some options in Japanese text icons. I have only chosen Englisg (GB), and no other alternatives in Options etc.

Asked by P D C (IT works) 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Open multiple tabs only the first time Firefox opens in a session - blank after first time

Can Firefox be configured to open specified pages on the first time it is opened on a given computer session BUT a blank page on subsequent browser openings? I have 3 tab… (funda kabanzi)

Can Firefox be configured to open specified pages on the first time it is opened on a given computer session BUT a blank page on subsequent browser openings? I have 3 tabs (email accounts) I like to have open when I turn on my computer. But any time after that, I want a blank page when Firefox is opened. I know how to open to multiple tabs. However, then Firefox always opens to those tabs when I start a new window.

Asked by harry51 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Auto Hot Keys

Ever since I installed the latest Firefox version, I have not been able to use my auto hot keys. I've tried changing the script, etc.. (i'm not tech savvy but had help); … (funda kabanzi)

Ever since I installed the latest Firefox version, I have not been able to use my auto hot keys. I've tried changing the script, etc.. (i'm not tech savvy but had help); and so when using a auto hot key; it'll work one, maybe two times; and then stop. Hoping someone can help me with a solution or guide me in the right direction on how to fix that, as I use a LOT of hot keys for my work.

In any other browser these hot keys work perfectly!!

So frustrating spent 2 days on this practically; thank you for ANY info anyone can provide.

Asked by Lam Duong 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Firefox block autoplay not working on Tubi

I am trying to stop autoplay on Tubi. I have tried everything from this topic: [[Firefox block autoplay not working, preferences are showing "Block Audio and Video"|https… (funda kabanzi)

I am trying to stop autoplay on Tubi. I have tried everything from this topic: [[Firefox block autoplay not working, preferences are showing "Block Audio and Video"|https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1278114#answer-1283973]] None of it works, modifying this option breaks Tubi playback completely: media.autoplay.blocking_policy = 2 , option 1 does nothing. I am at my wits end trying to stop auto playback on Tubi with FireFox. I tried another browser and auto playback is disabled easily on Tubi, and works as expected. I hope someone has figured this out for Tubi! Mark

Asked by Biker1125 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Setting cursor focus to the address bar upon opening a new window with a custom URL

Is there a way I could make the browser automatically focus the address bar whenever I open a new window with a custom URL set? I have an extension that both clears the a… (funda kabanzi)

Is there a way I could make the browser automatically focus the address bar whenever I open a new window with a custom URL set? I have an extension that both clears the address bar and sets the cursor focus to the address bar, allowing me to type my query as soon as I open a new tab, but it does not work for new windows.

Asked by jjsnit 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Change Default Mouse Shortcuts

I recently switched from Chrome to Firefox. I have a Logitech - G502 Hero gaming mouse that, when used with Chrome, automatically mapped 2 buttons on it to Page Back and … (funda kabanzi)

I recently switched from Chrome to Firefox. I have a Logitech - G502 Hero gaming mouse that, when used with Chrome, automatically mapped 2 buttons on it to Page Back and Page Forward. In Firefox, those buttons now invariably start the locked scrolling function.

Is there a way to change the mouse shortcuts so they function like they did in Chrome?

Asked by csducate 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Firefox homepage is light even when set to dark mode

Basically, I was changing all my stuff to dark mode. I did this to firefox, too. But as soon as I re-open them, the home page changes to light again. Is there a fix? … (funda kabanzi)

Basically, I was changing all my stuff to dark mode. I did this to firefox, too. But as soon as I re-open them, the home page changes to light again. Is there a fix?

Asked by Matthewjst 2 izinyanga ezidlule