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  • Kusonjululiwe

"places.xul" file not found after update to FF 73.0

Hi there, I run FF 73 on Lubuntu, and since the upgrade chrome://browser/content/places/places.xul is no longer found. I use it as a handy bookmarks and downloads manager… (funda kabanzi)

Hi there, I run FF 73 on Lubuntu, and since the upgrade chrome://browser/content/places/places.xul is no longer found. I use it as a handy bookmarks and downloads manager within a tab. Error message:

"Firefox can't find the file at jar:file:///usr/lib/firefox/browser/omni.ja!/chrome/browser/content/browser/places/places.xul. "

I realize that this question is similar to https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1223548#answer-1127393 but it doesn't solve my issue. In fact the URI's listed also don't work I have found:

   chrome://browser/content/places/places.xul
   chrome://browser/content/places/bookmarksSidebar.xul
   chrome://browser/content/places/historySidebar.xul 

Please advise. Thanks for your help!

Asked by Peter 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by McCoy 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

A web page is slowing down your browser.

Win 10/FF I reinstalled FF after automatically downloading 73.0 and I had a terrible day on computer yesterday. SLOW. It was fine today, for some reason, so there are n… (funda kabanzi)

Win 10/FF I reinstalled FF after automatically downloading 73.0 and I had a terrible day on computer yesterday. SLOW. It was fine today, for some reason, so there are no issues I can detect. Because I have an old laptop, should I download the 32-bit version? I spent a lot of time restoring FF, even though I thought everything would rollover. Can I do the change w/o reinstalling everything???

Thank you.

Asked by CiaoBella1 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by FredMcD 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

McAfee Web Advisor Icon

If I remember, there was a McAfee Web Advisor icon on the top right of the Firefox browser, just to the left of the "hamburger" icon. But it's not there, it disappeared.… (funda kabanzi)

If I remember, there was a McAfee Web Advisor icon on the top right of the Firefox browser, just to the left of the "hamburger" icon. But it's not there, it disappeared. Yes, it is enabled, and it is showing in Chrome. So where did it go and how do I get it back?

Thanks.

Asked by Steve07 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by cor-el 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

73.0.1 tabs are both behind and covering navigation toolbar

M computer (still running W7) auto-updated FF to version 73.0.1 and two things happened. First, the tabs now cover the navigation bar, and second, the "plus" sign to the … (funda kabanzi)

M computer (still running W7) auto-updated FF to version 73.0.1 and two things happened. First, the tabs now cover the navigation bar, and second, the "plus" sign to the right of the tabs disappeared so I can't go to my pinned tabs or add a new tab.

Any help will be appreciated. I do have a userChrome file, but it was a copy and paste and I don't know how to adjust it to correct these things. Or if there's something in about:config? I just don't know what I would try to change.

I've been trying to take a screenshot, but can only grab the webpage and not the "frame" so I can't demonstrate what I'm talking about, but basically the tabs are sitting right on top of the navigation toolbar, obscuring it.

Thank you all for your help.

Asked by CatsinQ 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by cor-el 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Firefox 73 no longer plays Netflix. It load the homepage but movies fail to play

I'm a Linux (archlinux) user. After the update to FF73 I cannot play Netflix movies. I can log in, see the homepage, choose a movie and then I tries for awhile to run the… (funda kabanzi)

I'm a Linux (archlinux) user. After the update to FF73 I cannot play Netflix movies. I can log in, see the homepage, choose a movie and then I tries for awhile to run the movie. After a while it fails with error: F7702-1290. It suggest to check I have the latest version of Firefox, which of course, I do. Any Ideas to solve the problem.

Asked by R. Alvez 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by RobertJ 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Firefox can't load any page anymore, instead shows white tab.

Hi all! I need help getting my Firefox running again. Today it crashed (due to lack of available RAM), I had to shut it down in the task manager. When I restarted the bro… (funda kabanzi)

Hi all! I need help getting my Firefox running again. Today it crashed (due to lack of available RAM), I had to shut it down in the task manager. When I restarted the browser, it couldn't load any content anymore. That means the upper control bars of the browser window work as usual, the lower part of the window stays completely blank.

I can't load any websites, local servers or routers, no local content such as images, or offline htmls, nor internal pages such as about:config.

What I tried so far:

- disabeling hardware acceleration

- disabeling proxy settings

- starting firefox in safe mode

- refreshing firefox

- reinstalling firefox (73.0)

- reinstall with profile reset

- reinstall with manual deleting Program Files\Mozilla Firefox and AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox

...maybe even more.

Nothing helped.

Interestingly, even firefox portable shows the same behavior now, though at least one page was able to load after 15 minutes or so. I also noticed that the firefox.exe is still active in the taskmanager after I close the browser (under user tab, not under processes) - I have no idea if this has to do with the problem.

I would really appreciate any help! Thanks! Jay.

Asked by DocJay 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by philipp 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Spell check not working

Spell checking doesn't seem to be working in form text inputs, both single and multi-line. I have my language set to English (United Kingdom) and I've also tried setting … (funda kabanzi)

Spell checking doesn't seem to be working in form text inputs, both single and multi-line. I have my language set to English (United Kingdom) and I've also tried setting layout.spellcheckDefault to 2.

When I right click over such a form text input, the context menu has no mention of spelling or languages. I'm in a corporate environment so it's possible they're doing something with the config?

Asked by Geoff 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by cor-el 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

how to set up firefox to use a mailto link to a webmail account (not gmail, or yahoomail, just a custom webmailaccount ...)

I want to setup firefox to ask me, or directly to switch to a webmailaccount and start an email, if I use a MAILTO link. I can not setup this, the only add-ons are for gm… (funda kabanzi)

I want to setup firefox to ask me, or directly to switch to a webmailaccount and start an email, if I use a MAILTO link. I can not setup this, the only add-ons are for gmail or yahoomail , but I can not find a solution for a custom webmail address. On another PC I got a question from firefox if I want to define this link, an on this PC Mailto is working. On my working PC I also want to set up this function, but I can not manage to do it. can anybody help?

Asked by f.s3 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by jscher2000 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

cant open outlook.live.com email get a blank screen

when trying to open an outlook email it opens but all i get is a blank screen as the screen hangs with "https://outlook.live.com/mail/0/deeplink?version=2020022303.15&… (funda kabanzi)

when trying to open an outlook email it opens but all i get is a blank screen as the screen hangs with "https://outlook.live.com/mail/0/deeplink?version=2020022303.15&popoutv2=1&leanbootstrap=1"

Asked by mcfarlane639 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by jscher2000 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Suddenly can't make PayPal payments on eBay using Firefox

I've had no problems for years when using PayPal to pay for Ebay items, but suddenly 14/02/2020 the PayPal pop-up window just sits there with the spinning circle. Paying … (funda kabanzi)

I've had no problems for years when using PayPal to pay for Ebay items, but suddenly 14/02/2020 the PayPal pop-up window just sits there with the spinning circle. Paying by credit/debit card works fine, but I want the payment to come straight out from my bank account. Followed the simple instructions like disabling AdBlocker and checking Pop-ups are allowed, as given in other answers. Still stuck for a solution, saw elsewhere a reference to user_pref file but that just confused me as I'm not that technically minded. Any help would be gratefully received.

Asked by djmb 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by ramos5391 1 inyanga edlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

I keep getting the "Gah. Your tab just crashed

I only get this so far on a couple of sites: Comporium.net email, and NRA.org. Everything worked fine yesterday - just started this morning. No upgrades in the interim an… (funda kabanzi)

I only get this so far on a couple of sites: Comporium.net email, and NRA.org. Everything worked fine yesterday - just started this morning. No upgrades in the interim and I tried logging into e-mail with another computer/browser and had no problems.

Asked by dougflanagin 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by FredMcD 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

I accidently delete recently book marked from my bookmarks can i get it back

I accidently removed recently bookmarked from my menu bar . how do i get it back if at all bar i was trying to out a different bookmmark up there and recently book… (funda kabanzi)

I accidently removed recently bookmarked from my menu bar . how do i get it back if at all bar i was trying to out a different bookmmark up there and recently bookm arked came up and i hit delete. thinking it was only removing it from the menubar

Asked by Mary 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by jscher2000 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Problem when login to orange messagerie : problem de reseau retry

Désolé j'écris en français. Je ne peux plus accéder à ma messagerie orange . En retour de l'identification (mail et mot de passe) je reçois le message suivant :"Le se… (funda kabanzi)

Désolé j'écris en français. Je ne peux plus accéder à ma messagerie orange . En retour de l'identification (mail et mot de passe) je reçois le message suivant :"Le service a rencontré un problème de réseau, veuillez réessayer". Ceci ne se produit qu'avec FIREFOX / /QWANT. L'accès a ma messagerie via GOOGLE fonctionne correctement. Je pense à des problèmes avec les serveurs de FIREFOX. Merci de m'apporter votre aide.

Asked by André VAYSSE 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by FredMcD 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

keyboard shortcuts for copy and paste do not work in Firefox 73.0.1 with windows 10 pro. How to fix this?

before a recent upgrade to windows 10 pro, in Firefox I could always use the keyboard short cuts for copy and paste (crtl + c and crtl + v) within the browser. e.g highli… (funda kabanzi)

before a recent upgrade to windows 10 pro, in Firefox I could always use the keyboard short cuts for copy and paste (crtl + c and crtl + v) within the browser. e.g highlight any text in browser page or address bar then crtl+c to copy then crtl + v paste that either in another tab or another application. Now I cannot. I can use the mouse right click (after highlighting) pull-down for copy and mouse right click pull-down for paste. How can this be fixed?

Asked by Nige20 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by FredMcD 2 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

Is there a web extension for Dragon voice software, if not, why not?

Internet Explorer works great with Dragon, but IE is going away. Dragon's company Nuance has web browser extensions for Internet Explorer and Chrome but no longer for Fir… (funda kabanzi)

Internet Explorer works great with Dragon, but IE is going away. Dragon's company Nuance has web browser extensions for Internet Explorer and Chrome but no longer for Firefox. WHY? Why can it work like it used to in Internet Explorer?

Asked by Nancy.dawson1 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by Wesley Branton 3 izinyanga ezidlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

I hate the instrusive picture-in-picture function added to FireFox with no way to turn it off

Some may like this feature, but I do not. Mozilla should given the user a way to turn this function completely off. All that has been posted is how to turn off the PIP … (funda kabanzi)

Some may like this feature, but I do not. Mozilla should given the user a way to turn this function completely off. All that has been posted is how to turn off the PIP control icon. Stop forcing us to accept the new features. Give us the option to say no and turn it off.

Asked by pctek 4 emasontweni adlule

Answered by jscher2000 4 emasontweni adlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

How do I change which app Firefox uses to open PDFs?

In my settings I have Firefox set to open PDFs using the app 'okular' (see screenshot). In my file browser, PDFs open in 'Okular' (see screenshot). However, when I click … (funda kabanzi)

In my settings I have Firefox set to open PDFs using the app 'okular' (see screenshot). In my file browser, PDFs open in 'Okular' (see screenshot). However, when I click a pdf in the Firefox downloads pane, it opens with 'GNU Image Manipulation Program'. Why is this, and how can I change it to 'Okular'?

I'm running latest version of Kubuntu, with current updates.

Asked by megamasha1 2 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by megamasha1 1 inyanga edlule

  • Kusonjululiwe

When I attempt to manually clear "Cookies and Site Data" at the end of a browsing session, I am left with 2.6MB of cached web content. How do I clear this?

Firefox is set to be in permanent private browsing mode: History is set to "Never Remember History" and all "Cookies and Site Data" is set to be cleared each time Firefox… (funda kabanzi)

Firefox is set to be in permanent private browsing mode: History is set to "Never Remember History" and all "Cookies and Site Data" is set to be cleared each time Firefox is closed. Nevertheless, my habit for years has been to manually clear these options at the end of each session and Firefox always reported that "Your stored cookies, site data, and cache are currently using 0 MB of disk space" afterward. Beginning a few months ago after a Firefox upgrade, 2.1MB of Cached Web Content remained after my attempts to manually clear the data. With the latest upgrade to 73.0.1, this has risen to 2.6MB of persistent data. Why? And, how can I clear it?

Asked by pclark1 3 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by FredMcD 3 izinyanga ezidlule