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Firefox interface broken

Hello, today I have started my Firefox and noticed that the interface is now totally broken. The close/minimize/restore buttons are missing, in full-screen mode I can't d… (funda kabanzi)

Hello,

today I have started my Firefox and noticed that the interface is now totally broken. The close/minimize/restore buttons are missing, in full-screen mode I can't drag around the window anymore, some of my addons don't have icons or are totally broken and sometimes the interface reverts back to some Windows 98 style which looks totally broken too.

My steps to fix this so far were:

Firefox safe mode Firefox re-install Profile folders in appdata and all other related Mozilla/Firefox files and folders deleted

Funnily enough the same thing happened to Thunderbird last year, the only way to fix that was to install a very old version of TB 56 which I'm still using today. Don't Mozilla developers know how to code? All my other programs work fine.

Asked by zimmer.andre 1 usuku oludlule

Answered by zimmer.andre 1 usuku oludlule

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Inspector element highlight html element wont go away when the mouse no longer hovers

This question is about the developer tools (inspector). Sorry if this is not the right forum. If this is not the right place, please specify where I can ask this question… (funda kabanzi)

This question is about the developer tools (inspector). Sorry if this is not the right forum. If this is not the right place, please specify where I can ask this question. I have looked around but this seemed like the best place to write this.

This problem started a couple a month ago in Firefox Developer Edtion after an automatic update (to either v82 or 83, im not sure).

This is what used to be the case, prior to the update: In the developer tools, in the inspector tab. There's an overview of the HTML-tree, and when you hover over an html-element in the tree, the correspondent element in de browser window is highlighted, and when you move your mouse the item will no longer be highlighted, since you're no longer hovering over it in the HTML tree. This is how it has always been.

The situation as it has been for 2 to 4 weeks: After selecting a couple of items in de HTML tree, and maybe editing some CSS, so just after normal use, The selected element will stay highlighted, even though I'm no longer hovering over it in the Inspector window. I added a screenshot to show what I mean. This bug is annoying because when editing CSS, I want to be able to clearly see the changes I mean, but now theyre obstructed by the highlight. Toggling developer tools by pressing F12 twice fixes this obviously, but only for a couple of minutes, and sometimes the problem return immidiatly.

This problem first emerged in Firefox Developer Edition about a month ago after an update. It really messes with my workflow, and I couldnt find a solution. Tee problem emerged on multiple websites (not just the ones a was developing, as you can see in my screenshot it also happens on the mozzila website) and the problem was the same accros multiple computers (all modern windows 10 machinary, owned by me or my collegues). So I stopped using Developer Edition, and switched to using 'regular' Firefox for developing, as regular Firefox did not exibit this bug. But since last week, after regular Firefox also got an update, the bug appears in regular Firefox aswell.

So here I am, an avid Firefox Developer Edition user, desperate for a solution. Ofcourse I already tried everything from reïnstalling, refreshing firefox, everything.

Thanks

Asked by diede 1 usuku oludlule

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Google "settings," "tools," etc. no longer work

So this is a weird development. All of a sudden, when I try to search with Google, the "settings" and "tools," buttons no longer work, unless I'm doing a search for news.… (funda kabanzi)

So this is a weird development. All of a sudden, when I try to search with Google, the "settings" and "tools," buttons no longer work, unless I'm doing a search for news. Thus, for example, if I'm trying to find an image that is on a CC license, that's impossible, or if I'm trying to find a how-to piece that's less than five years old, that's also impossible.

Also, when I do search for images, only the first few images are clear. The rest are simple blocks of color.

I don't have the problem with duckduckgo.

I'm running the latest version of firefox on a mac.

Am I doing something stupid? Which is all too likely, I'm afraid :-)

many thanks in advance.

Asked by mtucker57 1 usuku oludlule

Answered by jscher2000 1 usuku oludlule

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Firefox problems with specific web sites

Have used Firefox for years. Starting on Oct. 29, I am no longer able to log into my account at www.usbank.com using Firefox -- the Log In button is not working. I tried … (funda kabanzi)

Have used Firefox for years. Starting on Oct. 29, I am no longer able to log into my account at www.usbank.com using Firefox -- the Log In button is not working. I tried Microsoft Edge and was able to log on.

Asked by larrydaleparker 8 amahora adlule

Answered by FredMcD 5 amahora adlule

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Page Up key is not consistent.

On some sites, the Page Up key does not work properly or consistent. For example, on this site: https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/country/us/ When I page down to … (funda kabanzi)

On some sites, the Page Up key does not work properly or consistent. For example, on this site:

https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/country/us/

When I page down to the bottom and page back up, it takes 19 Page Down keystrokes to get to the bottom. It take one to four Page Ups to get back to the top, and each of the Page Ups varies in distance.

This happens on some other web sites, but not all. It happens on this forum. Sometimes it takes more Page Up keypresses to get to the top than it did Page Downs to get to the bottom.

I'm using Firefox 82.0.2 on Windows 7. It happens in safe mode. It does not happen on Linux Mint.

Is there a setting or change I can make to get this to work properly?

Asked by bob197 2 amahora adlule

Answered by cor-el 29 imizuzu edlule

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desktop.ini on desktop windows 7 after update to FF17.0

2 updates (quicktime) FF popup for update to 17.0 After auto update to FF 17.00 icon desktop.ini appeared on desktop and cannot get rid. Have Norton Inet Sec 12 up to dat… (funda kabanzi)

2 updates (quicktime) FF popup for update to 17.0 After auto update to FF 17.00 icon desktop.ini appeared on desktop and cannot get rid.

Have Norton Inet Sec 12 up to date.

How to get rid would be nice

Thank you

Asked by dodaside 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by cor-el 7 iminyaka edlule

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Why doesn't usairways.com work with Firefox?

I used to be able to make a reservation on usairways.com using Firefox. Now I have to use IE. I just updated to Firefox 17 and it still doesn't work. … (funda kabanzi)

I used to be able to make a reservation on usairways.com using Firefox. Now I have to use IE. I just updated to Firefox 17 and it still doesn't work.

Asked by lckelley 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by dumdidadida 7 iminyaka edlule

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Firefox Tab Bar at Top introduces problems

Hello, Right now, my browser is formatted such that the tabbar is on top. This works fine but there is a tiny gap of a few pixels from the top of my screen to the top of … (funda kabanzi)

Hello,

Right now, my browser is formatted such that the tabbar is on top. This works fine but there is a tiny gap of a few pixels from the top of my screen to the top of the tab. This results in not being able to move my mouse to the top of the screen and selecting tabs. Is there some way to remove it so that I can select tabs even with my mouse at the top limit of my screen?

Also, when I have two or more tabs opened at the same time, the whole info bar (where the tab bar and nav toolbar sit) shifts downwards. For instance, when I have one tab open, the whole info bar is X height. But when I open a new tab, it widens to an X+ height. If I close this new tab, it will shrink back to X height. How can I fix this?

Thank you for you're help

Asked by Jak170 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by Jak170 7 iminyaka edlule

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Since updating from 16 to 17, desktop shortcuts created by dragging show generic Windows icon instead of Firefox-page icon.

Upon upgrading from FF 16 to 17, I can still drag the icon that's to the left of the url to the desktop (or even to the XP Quick Launch Bar, Folder Shortcuts, etc.) to cr… (funda kabanzi)

Upon upgrading from FF 16 to 17, I can still drag the icon that's to the left of the url to the desktop (or even to the XP Quick Launch Bar, Folder Shortcuts, etc.) to create an internet shortcut to the current page. However, with 17 this method produces a shortcut that shows a generic Windows icon instead of a Firefox-page icon. Even though a generic Windows icon normally denotes "no program associated," these still open with FF when double-clicked. But it doesn't look right. (BTW, all the shortcuts created by this method in FF 16 or lower retained the FF-page icon with the upgrade to 17.)

Any ideas why this changed and how to fix it so it looks the same as before?

Pending resolution of this (and another issue) I went back to FF 16, and it works normally again. However, the shortcuts that were created while I had 17 still show the generic Windows icon.

fixed in Firefox 21 - locking this old thread

Asked by Rick216 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by smzit 7 iminyaka edlule

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Does not recognize OS for purpose of other websites

When attempting to use websites like Battlefield 3's "Battlelog" and Netflix's "Watch Instantly", which require Windows Vista or Windows 7, these websites fail to recogni… (funda kabanzi)

When attempting to use websites like Battlefield 3's "Battlelog" and Netflix's "Watch Instantly", which require Windows Vista or Windows 7, these websites fail to recognize my OS, which is Windows 7 64-bit.

I recently uninstalled an addon called Masking Agent, which purported to hide a computer's specifications from websites. How this addon got onto my computer I am unsure.

Asked by warhammer3025 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by the-edmeister 7 iminyaka edlule

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I have downloaded firefox 17; but it appears that the installednstill shows 15 and 16

After downloading moxilla firefox 17, I note that installed programmes are still showing both 15.0 and 16.0.2 and not 17. What has happened and how can it be rectified. Y… (funda kabanzi)

After downloading moxilla firefox 17, I note that installed programmes are still showing both 15.0 and 16.0.2 and not 17. What has happened and how can it be rectified. You had previously stated that the latest change would rectify this; but it does not appear to havce. What will be done?

Asked by bevyn 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by Jan. 7 iminyaka edlule

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Constant JavaScript 'Syntax error' notification after upgrading to 17.0

Almost at every page I open appears following notification 'Error: Syntax error' from JavaScript application. Even on this page where I fill the form. I have to click 'OK… (funda kabanzi)

Almost at every page I open appears following notification 'Error: Syntax error' from JavaScript application. Even on this page where I fill the form. I have to click 'OK' several times to make it disappear.

Asked by zuka 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by rfwinans 7 iminyaka edlule

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Why is Firefox 17.0 now using SmearType, and how do I turn it off?

I updated to 17.0 today, and suddenly ClearType (what a joke!) is forced on, and I see no way to get rid of it. Seriously, ClearType is ugly and it makes it much harder t… (funda kabanzi)

I updated to 17.0 today, and suddenly ClearType (what a joke!) is forced on, and I see no way to get rid of it. Seriously, ClearType is ugly and it makes it much harder to read webpages. This is the entire reason I refuse to install IE 9.0. Help?

OS: Windows 7 Pro 64-bit Browser: Firefox 17.0 32-bit Auto-updated 11/21/2012

ClearType was off in 16.0 and earlier. If it can't be turned I will have to revert.

Asked by Mogster 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by ad_verbum 7 iminyaka edlule

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Kaspersky Pure 2 Password Manager will not work in Firefox 17?????

Upgraded to Firefox 17 and Kaspersky Pure 2 Password Manager is now invalid. I reinstalled the upgrade Kaspersky provides and still not valid. Any suggestions to try from… (funda kabanzi)

Upgraded to Firefox 17 and Kaspersky Pure 2 Password Manager is now invalid. I reinstalled the upgrade Kaspersky provides and still not valid. Any suggestions to try from here?

Asked by gspdogman 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by philipp 7 iminyaka edlule

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This morning when I tried to log onto my Yahoo, I was redirected to http://nl.yahoo.com/?p=us. Yahoo, nederlands

I was redirected to yahoo Nederlands. I went to Google chrome and internet explore and could access my normal English US yahoo page. I use Exceed satellite for my inter… (funda kabanzi)

I was redirected to yahoo Nederlands. I went to Google chrome and internet explore and could access my normal English US yahoo page. I use Exceed satellite for my internet connection. I have changed my password and I get updates via mobile when my account is accessed and have not received anything out of the ordinary.

Asked by KSHusker 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by bermea_old 7 iminyaka edlule

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Browser showing little green circle with check mark in it

Can you fix or remove that annoying little green circle with white check mark in it to not show anymore, when I log into the Soundcloud he is there, when I enter on one o… (funda kabanzi)

Can you fix or remove that annoying little green circle with white check mark in it to not show anymore, when I log into the Soundcloud he is there, when I enter on one of forums that I go he is there below RSS feeds on every topic, and on some other sites that I can't remember all of their names I noticed him two, I tried on other browsers and there were no sign of that green circle there.

Here are site names that I found green circle is appering on: http://www.croportal.net/forum/ http://soundcloud.com (when you try to login he is going left and right below logging in message)


here is a screenshot that I catch for you: http://imageshack.us/a/img35/6117/28561320.jpg http://imageshack.us/a/img196/1351/ff2vg.jpg

Asked by Thermaltake 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by Thermaltake 7 iminyaka edlule

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add ons does not open

Have problems with flash sites, after following the complete uninstall and delete instructions for flash, re-starting computer and re-installing, problems were still ther… (funda kabanzi)

Have problems with flash sites, after following the complete uninstall and delete instructions for flash, re-starting computer and re-installing, problems were still there, then tried to uninstall realplayer plugin, and noticed add-ons didn't open. It Does open in safe mode though, managed to uninstall rp plugin, but problems still exist. Re-installed firefox, didn't help either.

Asked by ro33 7 iminyaka edlule

Answered by ro33 7 iminyaka edlule