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Why does Firefox keep trying to download 7zip_14396_stf.exe and setup_tsv48ouvr.exe

When I start Firefox for the first time, two files try to download, but their download fails. I have searched to find out what these files are. The "7zip" file is from safe downloads, and it looks ...
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Automatically go through pages download filtered links on a site

With DownThemAll! I can download all the links on a given page and I can filter them. lets say the site is www.google.com and I want to grab all the search results. I set up a filter: /search?q= ...
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Is there a blacklist of ad and tracking scripts that I can download for NoScript?

I like to use NoScript during every day browsing since I find that most scripts don't contribute to my browsing experience and are best not allowed to run. However, occasionally I will stumble on a ...
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Can lastpass automatically prompt you for password when Firefox is first launched?

Is there a way to have Lastpass automatically prompt you for the master password when you open Firefox? Ideally I would like to enter the password once while the user account is still logged in, even ...
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Shortening an URL and Sharing it on Twitter with a Keyboard Shortcut on Firefox/Chrome [on hold]

Say I am on a given website, I would like to, with a keyboard shortcut, shorten the link (e.g. using BitLy or some other URL shortening service), and then have a small dialog window open where I can ...
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Open H and C files as text files in browser?

I'm using Firefox. When I come across a source file I want to examine, Firefox performs a download of the file. Then I have to wait 5 or 10 seconds for Xcode to spin up. For example, genks.c. I'd ...
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Increasing the number of history items in firefox's history panel

Firefox displays the 15 most recently visited sites in its history panel (cf. figure). I'd like to see more, so I can easily scroll through that list rather than having to click "Show All History". I ...
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Video is not playing on any of browsers

When I am trying to open Google Material Design Spec and click on play button nothing happens. Checked on Chrome, Opera, Firefox. When I am trying to open video url directly, first time - it ...
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Quickly reach Firefox menu on long web pages

In Firefox on Firefox OS (1.3), the menu (where you can enter a URL or open a new tab etc.) can be accessed by scrolling to the top of a web page. When I’m reading a web page and want to access ...
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Current page is hidden in Firefox Android when typing in a url

When using Firefox on Android the page you are looking at is hidden when typing in a new url. Is there a way to force Firefox to continue showing the content of the page?
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“Print” webpage to pdf with working hyperlinks

I print a lot of web pages to pdf, using CutePDF. URLs are maintained as active links in the pdf document, but hyperlinks do not generate an active link. Is there any, preferably free, pdf printer ...
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How to highlight specific domain in Google search results?

I want to see domains in search results which defined before by me. For example if I search example and if my defined domain is example.com, I want to highlight that results like changing background, ...
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How to browser privately in Firefox and Chrome over login & password?

I'd like to open a web browser, login to it with my details so my cookies and all the history/stuff is stored only somewhere in Cloud. I haven't found this solution so far. Maybe I am not looking ...
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Can a website owner/mods tell which addon you are using, like the auto refresh addon?

I know there is a similar question but this is different and I did NOT get an answer from that question.. Anyways here goes.. I use the addon auto-refresher on firefox and recently got a message from ...
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Change gtk+ file open dialog

I’d like to change it for another that can resize picture on the preview, i.e. not only show a thumbnail of fixed size. I know that this may require change of the toolkit in use, so which packages do ...
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How to restore/recover an old Firefox cache folder without Firefox moving it to Cache.Trash?

How can I restore an old Firefox cache folder so I can access its' contents? I thought this would be easy, but I was wrong. I have about a dozen old Firefox cache folders, one of which contains a ...
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Firefox not saving any history [closed]

Title says all. Firefox is not saving any of my browsing history ever. Not in private mode either. I am 100% sure I have it set to save history. It just up and quit a day or two ago.
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Quick Enable and Quick Disable extensions for Fifefox?

I need to enable and disable Roboform Addon quickly so I need something like this on Chrome : ...
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System freezes on Ctrl+S in any browser

I am facing this problem for a long time, I was using Chrome, and on clicking Ctrl + S the system freezes I checked that on other browsers too, but am facing the same problem, always, System looks ...
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Major FIREFOX Redirect Error Problem (Error Code 11156)

I would appreciate some help please. When I try to log into some website, im being redirected to the members only page (e.g. dashboard, main account, etc) but instead of successfully landing there as ...
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Delete hung firefox update?

Firefox displays the following message when I open it: Firefox also provides this: The problem began last week or the week before. When it happened, I manually installed the latest version. ...
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Change or edit locale settings of browser

I would like to easily change the locale setting on my browser (Chrome or Firefox). When I surf to certain sites they automatically localize, I would like to be able to change that as some sites ...
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bookmarks synchronization tools recomindation [closed]

I am looking for a tool that will give me way to synchronize my bookmarks between different systems and different OS systems: ubuntu firefox windows chrome mac safari I saw several similar questions ...
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Disable the `onselectedtext()` Javascrip method in Firefox

Many websites use the onselectedtext() method to pop up messages ("Read Aloud" or "Embed Quote") when selecting text on a webpage. I habitually select text to find my place when reading, so this ...
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Is there a way to map Firefox web inspector links to an external program?

The Firefox web inspector tells you where to find a particular style declaration--it gives you the filename and line number, and provides a link which, when clicked, takes you to that file in the ...
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Means of automatically seeing the source code of the current web page I am viewing in a separate window? [closed]

I was required today to review the source code on a decent number of web pages Rather than close and open the source code each time (a lot of repetitive actions), I'd like a separate source code ...
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Can't Open Page in New Tab Using Javascript [migrated]

I can't figure out how to open a new tab using JavaScript. I went through related questions but nothing worked for me. I want the browser to open a new tab when someone clicks on the link ...
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Firefox 32: Download fails; cannot read from source

I'm running Firefox 32, and am currently unable to download files. This is the error message I get, for every single download: C:\Users\Michael\AppData\Local\Temp\Ch+rOsoW.pdf.part could not be ...
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Mozilla NSS certutil binary

I have a problem with Firefox 32 and installed SSL certificates in cert8.db and I want to investigate it. I have found out that there is a tool called "certutil" from Mozilla that can work with this ...
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Firefox 32.0: “Do this automatically for files like this from now on” option not available on Linux

I want to add a content type for text file to Firefox's Applications list so that text files will get automatically saved to my Downloads directory. I read on firefox's help that we cannot manually ...
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Something is preventing image downloads

I have a problem in which something prevents me from downloading images, at least imperfectly. I first noticed that when I was browsing the internet only the top part of an image will download. ...
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Firefox doesn't open tabs

Open all in tabs - is not highlighted and is not opening tabs in firefox screen shot
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Firefox 31 keeps asking for Proxy Authentication

I read a lot of questions through the internet about this, but I didn't find any one that worked for me. In Options>Advanced>Connection I have chosen the Manual Proxy Configuration, I have entered my ...
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How to hide alt tags in Firefox?

I use this addon to block images in Firefox https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/image-block/ . And this one to block in Chrome ...
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How to avoid when I click on a link and it opens an ads page? [closed]

When I navigate on several web-sites it happened that I click on links and the browser open an ads page. If I try to click a second time on the same link it opens the right page. 1 - Why it happened? ...
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How to change Firefox preference default value?

I have problem with Firefox(31.0) on my Windows(7). I don't want that Firefox use system proxy, and for this issue, set "No proxy" in Options/Advanced/Network/Settings. But when I close Firefox then ...
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Mozilla Firefox Graphic Rendering is Glitchy (Ubuntu 14)

I am using Firefox 31 & it does not render smoothly AT ALL. Almost every time I switch pages or the DOM re-flows, it will jump between the last image and the new image. If I watch the browser ...
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Does a certificate from “open.nsa.gov” in firefox mean the browser defaultly trusts the NSA?

While exploring Firefox options I see that I have a certificate identifying the NSA, issued by the US Government. I don't recall adding this at any point and don't really want my machine trusting the ...
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Why must I turn off my “Master Password” to sync passwords with Firefox Sync?

Up to now, I used a master password in Firefox. After I upgrade Firefox Sync (from the "pairing based" to the new "password based" one), I can only check the "passwords" field in Sync if I turn off my ...
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How can I print all browser tabs to PDF using Mac, FF 31 or latest chrome?

I want to print all opened browser tabs. I have tried to download "global print" for FF, but it allows printing only to printers. How can I print all tabs to pdfs?
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Keep app audio playing in background on Android

I listen to video lectures on apps like Vimeo&Dailymotion, and it's frustrating not being able to do other things on my device while listening, like I do on my laptop. As soon as the ...
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Why does Firefox interpret 100% zoom differently to other browsers?

It's bugged me for a while that Firefox (on Windows 7) seems really "zoomed in" compared to other browsers, even after using ctrl-0 or the zoom menu to make sure its zoom level is 100%. Chrome left, ...
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How to add a hyperlink to Windows 8.1 Start Screen which will open in Firefox not Internet Explrorer

I wanted to add to the Start Screen a tile which will open my mailbox in Firefox. I followed tutorial in which I added the shortcut via IE->Tools->Pin website.... but the tile from the Start ...
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url string stream editing on the fly?

I have a problem with an unnamed 3rd party application (appA). It has the ability to dynamically link to other applications through a dynamic url link you can setup. I'm trying to integrate with ...
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How mozilla decides to offer me an ESR download insdead of regular version?

I have noticed something strange , when using IE11 Dev images from modern.ie website . When i navigate to Firefox Download page , and click a Download button , the version i am being offered is an ...
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Can a non-admin windows user install Firefox to their C:\Users\xx folder?

I was under the understanding that installing Firefox wrote to the C:\program files (x86)\ folder and put registry entries into HKLM, therefore on a locked-down workstation a user would have to have ...
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How to export a single Firefox extension as an installable xpi file? [duplicate]

Once upon a time I have installed an extension, that is no longer available: YouTube Smart Pause . Is there any way to export this extension back into the xpi file, so I can give it to my friends? ...
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FF multiple instances on same host thinclients

Im ICT manager at a primary school. Last year our school switched to one host/server pc (Windows 2008 server) and thin-clients. All thin-clients are connected to the server/host pc. I found out that ...
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autocomplete and cache in Firefox

I am trying to understand if there is any difference between browser (in my case Firefox) cache and the place where 'autocomplete' data for an HTML form is stored in the browser. Unified storage for ...
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Why would my computer suddenly refuse to open one particular website?

I've had this happen once before recently on a different site, and I don't know what I did to fix it. Now my computer will not open any page on stackoverflow.com. When I try, I get the error message: ...