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Automatic downloading of files

I know Firefox recently changed some settings regarding automatic downloading of files, but I need to know how to stop Firefox from automatically downloading .pdf files t… (funda kabanzi)

I know Firefox recently changed some settings regarding automatic downloading of files, but I need to know how to stop Firefox from automatically downloading .pdf files that I view. Sometimes I just want to view a pdf without downloading the file. Firefox keeps automatically downloading the file, then after viewing it, I have to manually delete. I don't to do this! I just want to view the file and if I want to keep it, I'll save a copy. This is extremely annoying! Can I change the settings so that the file won't automatically save to my computer? Thanks

Asked by robertinohio 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by BJ 4 izinyanga ezidlule

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Access Denied You don't have permission to access "http://start.att.net/" on this server. Reference #18.347c1ab8.1649099921.100c1168

Why can't I access with my Nord VPN. I used to be able to without a problem. Now when I sign on to my VPN I receive the following: Access Denied You don't have permis… (funda kabanzi)

Why can't I access with my Nord VPN. I used to be able to without a problem. Now when I sign on to my VPN I receive the following:

Access Denied You don't have permission to access "http://start.att.net/" on this server.

Reference #18.347c1ab8.1649099921.100c1168

Please help

Asked by luciesellors 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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How do disable download popup window in FireFox 98.0b3

After installing the beta FF 98.0b3 in order to work around the Webroot problem currently going on with v97, I've noticed that whenever I download something, the download… (funda kabanzi)

After installing the beta FF 98.0b3 in order to work around the Webroot problem currently going on with v97, I've noticed that whenever I download something, the download popup window stays active until I click on something. I don't want to remove the download button because I want to monitor download progress, and at times, I DO want to look at specific downloads from time to time. But the fact that the window automatically pops up and stays there until I click on something is annoying.

I saw similar posts several years old about older versions which don't apply now.

So, is there a way to disable this thing without completely removing the download progress indicator from my toolbar?

Thanks again for the help!

Asked by gumby_dammit223 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by TyDraniu 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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Disable new-downloads dropdown menu.

In the latest Firefox update a very annoying new "feature" arrived. When you download something, an automatic drop down menu appears in the top toolbar and stays there un… (funda kabanzi)

In the latest Firefox update a very annoying new "feature" arrived. When you download something, an automatic drop down menu appears in the top toolbar and stays there until the file is being downloaded and closed after some seconds after the download is finished. You can click of course somewhere to make it vanish.

This is TOO ANNOYING. It also covers a portion of the main page. How can i disable this behavior and return to the old one where nothing appears automatically?

Asked by gtsavdar 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by TyDraniu 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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Cannot login to Netflix

Background: I am on the Beta track, currently running 98.0b4 on Mac OSX 11.6.1, until kinks are worked out of Monterey. Issue: One of the latest FF upgrades has killed my… (funda kabanzi)

Background: I am on the Beta track, currently running 98.0b4 on Mac OSX 11.6.1, until kinks are worked out of Monterey.

Issue: One of the latest FF upgrades has killed my ability to login to Netflix. I get an orange popup field stating "Incorrect password. Please try again or you can reset your password." The password is fine, as I'm able to login using my backup browsers, Safari and Vivaldi. The issue persists when I try to log in using a private window that doesn't allow any add-ons, so I don't see that as the issue.

Firefox is still my preferred and default browser, so I'd like to see this resolved before.

Asked by Focksee 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 4 izinyanga ezidlule

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Flashing visible/invisible windows, mostly at start up.

Sometimes when starting Firefox ("developer edition", running on Ubuntu 20.04, Gnome shell, X11 windowing system) it appears 80% full screen -ish, but actually the window… (funda kabanzi)

Sometimes when starting Firefox ("developer edition", running on Ubuntu 20.04, Gnome shell, X11 windowing system) it appears 80% full screen -ish, but actually the window is full screen size - you just can't see it. It flashes really fast, and doesn't repaint correctly. It's very hard to get rid of it as you're never sure what you're clicking on.

Restarting it a few times and I get lucky and it works. I think this problem has gotten worse over the last few months.

I believe it might be something to do with the anti fingerprinting, but I'm not sure. It's making it unusable for several friends, but I'm a bit more stubborn so I'm looking for a fix.

Asked by shinyblue 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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Get the following error message when trying to listen to ithe radio on the internet in Firefox.

Hello, Can someone help me with the following issue that I get when trying to listen to the radio on the internet in Firefox, am running the latest version of Firefox the… (funda kabanzi)

Hello,

Can someone help me with the following issue that I get when trying to listen to the radio on the internet in Firefox, am running the latest version of Firefox the error message that appears on the screen, see attached screen shot of the message

Asked by Apache060 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by Apache060 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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Keyboard shortcuts

When i type in the search bar "list of active shortcut keys I get no answer except for a few people complaining and not anything relevant to the question asked. Why is th… (funda kabanzi)

When i type in the search bar "list of active shortcut keys I get no answer except for a few people complaining and not anything relevant to the question asked. Why is this?

Asked by RickCharon 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by Terry 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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How do I change the font size of Firefox's headers elements: menu, tabs, bookmark toolbar, bookmark manager without changing the font across Mac iOS or otherwise messing up the other settings?

How do I change the font size of Firefox's headers elements: menu, tabs, bookmark toolbar, bookmark manager without changing the font across Mac iOS or otherwise messing … (funda kabanzi)

How do I change the font size of Firefox's headers elements: menu, tabs, bookmark toolbar, bookmark manager without changing the font across Mac iOS or otherwise messing up the other settings?

I've searched this question and found one answer archived that did not really fix the problem. I'm looking for an extension or a setting integrated in FF, not a font size change in Mac iOS (Monterey) or one that changes the font in the browser pages.

Love FF and Mozilla and all the volunteers who make my entire work day so easy with great, secure, handsome products! I'm a devoted fan. Thank you!

Asked by Roz 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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Why my add ons will be disabled by safe mode and what is safe mode how can I turn it off????

I am using firefox just for a few days, then when I go in to my Add-ons setings, it said All add-ons have been disabled by safe mode. So what is safe mode how can I turn … (funda kabanzi)

I am using firefox just for a few days, then when I go in to my Add-ons setings, it said All add-ons have been disabled by safe mode. So what is safe mode how can I turn it off!?

Asked by s170018 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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firefox crash

firefox works fine except for two sites. one is onx hunt, the other is American national bank personal banking site. the onx hunt site has been crashing for awhile and th… (funda kabanzi)

firefox works fine except for two sites. one is onx hunt, the other is American national bank personal banking site. the onx hunt site has been crashing for awhile and the bank site just started

Asked by sjflicker 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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My Passwords are unwanted on another computer

A customer shared his Firefox login with me to share his passwords. I logged in with his account, downloaded his passwords and logged out directly afterwards, but now he … (funda kabanzi)

A customer shared his Firefox login with me to share his passwords. I logged in with his account, downloaded his passwords and logged out directly afterwards, but now he is reporting that he has ALL my passwords. How can undo this? I never gave him access to my account and I never clicked on sync or something?

Asked by mail1351 7 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 7 izinyanga ezidlule

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SECURITY WARNING

am trying to sign in into facebook, but they keep telling me "An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR" kindly help me fix it THA… (funda kabanzi)

am trying to sign in into facebook, but they keep telling me "An error occurred during a connection to www.facebook.com. PR_CONNECT_RESET_ERROR" kindly help me fix it THANKS

Asked by innobbara 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by FredMcD 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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google search missing "tools" option on firefox browser

i recently noticed how ive been missing this function and i havent been able to use the "date filter" because of it. what can i do to re-add it? it dissapeared when firef… (funda kabanzi)

i recently noticed how ive been missing this function and i havent been able to use the "date filter" because of it.

what can i do to re-add it? it dissapeared when firefox did an update.

Asked by sergioalbertocmarin 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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Firefox 98.0 automatically downloads every attachment

Hello Mozilla Support! I just installed Firefox 98.0 this morning. I was very surprised to discover that I can no longer view an attachment in Firefox or open an attachme… (funda kabanzi)

Hello Mozilla Support!

I just installed Firefox 98.0 this morning. I was very surprised to discover that I can no longer view an attachment in Firefox or open an attachment without also downloading it.

If you can, please ask the developers to reinstate the Download Attachment options to "Open with Firefox" and "Open with [select the program]" without automatically downloading every attachment.

Thank you!

-Steve

Steve Friedman

Asked by sfriedman88 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by AliceWyman 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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How to get rid of ads Mozilla is inserting into Firefox?

I was extremely disappointed to be forced to view a full-page advertisement for Disney when I started Firefox this morning. How can I ensure that this NEVER happens again… (funda kabanzi)

I was extremely disappointed to be forced to view a full-page advertisement for Disney when I started Firefox this morning. How can I ensure that this NEVER happens again?

I have been a dedicated Mozilla user for over 15 years, tolerating Firefox's many bugs and rapid decline in overall quality the last several years, but if I get another ad like this I have absolutely no reason to continue using Firefox and will start using Chrome immediately. I might as well just give all my info to Google if the alternative is to be forced to not only view ads, but view ads from companies such as Disney. This crosses a line and is not acceptable.

Thanks

Asked by VincentBrick 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by FredMcD 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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Automatically open the Downloads panel

In the new version, the Downloads panel automatically opens whenever I save/download a file. The problem... it STAYS open. How can I turn it off? I already know where and… (funda kabanzi)

In the new version, the Downloads panel automatically opens whenever I save/download a file.

The problem... it STAYS open.

How can I turn it off? I already know where and how to check on my downloaded files. I do not need to see the downloads panel pop up every time I save a file. And I definitely do not need or want it to stay open, causing yet another need for a mouse click to make it go away.

Asked by tcd2000email 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by AliceWyman 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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Downloads defaulting to 'Downloads' folder despite settings

I've just suddenly had this problem starting today: downloading files through the browser is now automatically sending them to my computer's Downloads folder, even though… (funda kabanzi)

I've just suddenly had this problem starting today: downloading files through the browser is now automatically sending them to my computer's Downloads folder, even though I have my download settings set to 'Always ask you where to save files'. I double-checked to see if my settings had been reset by the update (they had not), and I even unselected and reselected the option to see if that helped anything (it didn't).

Asked by sethmwenger 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Answered by AliceWyman 6 izinyanga ezidlule

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I need some help to understand primary password timeout please

Hello there, I am trying to better myself in terms of security do's and don'ts and one thing I don't understand The primary password is for encrypting/guarding the files … (funda kabanzi)

Hello there,

I am trying to better myself in terms of security do's and don'ts and one thing I don't understand

The primary password is for encrypting/guarding the files which store my logins, correct?

After unlocking with my primary password the files are no longer encrypted/guarded and I can use my logins but another party could snatch them as well?

Now here is the thing, I thought there was a setting in about:config as default so the password timeouts after 15 minutes, I looked and it was there and I didnt touch it and I dont use any extensions which tamper with sessions or passwords

But I don't have to retype my primary password the whole day normally, only when I close and reopen Firefox? How can it still have access to my logins all day? And is that bad like are all my logins unencrypted in my RAM or something?

Thank you for your time and for reading

Asked by singchild 6 izinyanga ezidlule

Last reply by cor-el 6 izinyanga ezidlule