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How to play Facebook videos without Adobe Flash player using Firefox?

I'm using Fedora 21 and using Mozilla Firefox, the latest version. When I had Adobe Flash (flash-plugin) installed, my Computer was freezed at least 4 times in a day, and Gnome shell crashed a lot. ...
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Disable Alt hotkey / Firefox Safe Mode

I like to use global hotkeys to launch my favorite apps: Control+Alt+G Google Chrome Control+Alt+T Terminal Control+Alt+E Emacs Using AutoHotKey, Quicksilver, or Ubuntu settings. I'd like to be ...
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Copy multiple lines from Excel to Firefox

I would like to copy multiple cells from Excel to Firefox, and I am wondering if this is possible? For example, a website contains fields such as: Address, City, Postal Code, etc. below one another. ...
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Is there a usable pastbin addon for firefox? [on hold]

I mean like this one: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/pastebincom/ but not using pastebin.com service, which most programmers dislike.
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Why chrome doesn't (seem to) need Flash while Firefox and Safari do?

I have a newly installed OS (OS X Yosemite) I downloaded the Chrome and Firefox browsers, in addition to the pre-installed Safari browser. Now flash videos work fine with Chrome, but both Safari and ...
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Why doesn't Internet Explorer follow an upgrade system like FireFox [on hold]

Is there a reason why IE does not do in-place upgrades like FireFox? When other browsers update they generally do not break but with IE it seems like every version behaves so differently.
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Contents of find-and-replace input shared between programs

When using the find functionality in Firefox and Sublime Text 2, the contents of the input field are shared between programs. Effectively, if I have been using find in one program, as soon as I hit ...
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How can the Firefox 35 search option for a match to be case sensitive be set to global?

Previously, the setting Match Case for the find facility (Ctrl + F) in Firefox was global - if the setting was changed in one window/tab, it would be the same in all other windows. This changed with ...
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How to make duplicate bookmarks in Firefox?

In Firefox (Current latest version 35.0), if I save a bookmark at location X in my bookmarks tree with Ctrl-D, then do the same again for location Y, the bookmark at location X disappears. How can I ...
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security alert from live.com [on hold]

Yesterday I got an e-mail from account-security-noreply@account.microsoft.com, which said that my profile had been changed and asked if it had been me who had done it. I signed in, and, yep, the logs ...
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Multilevel tab grouping in Firefox

Firefox has awesome tab-groups feature but it is restrict to one level. Is there anyway to get hierarchical tab-groups feature in Firefox?
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FireFox SSO session used by Windows for further authentications?

On our document management system we use SSO and I also configured FF for auto login. Now that I extended the DMS with a feature which should load content from the Repository via SharePoint-Module in ...
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Vimperator broken on newest Firefox?

Vimperator seems to be badly broken on my newest Firefox(Don't know whether it has anything to do with it being Developer Edition). "Follow hint" can't be launched, the UI for any command is a mess, ...
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Download full web page: css, js, images and one or more levels of links

I am trying to download a web page including everything. I tried several methods and so far what worked better is the build in save page in Firefox, nevertheless it does not allow me to include one or ...
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Firefox completely ignores my shortcut settings on OSX

On OSX, I've set "Console da web" (web console, in portuguese) to Meta + D, on System Preferences. It show correctly on the menu. When I press Meta + D, though, it opens "Favorites" instead. Why is ...
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HTTPS Reddit page not updating in Firefox, HTTP version is fine

This problem has been around for a while, but I never really thought to ask. Basically, when I open my profile page in Reddit, the HTTPS version of the site is not updated, and displays old content. ...
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What format are Firefox Marketplace apps in, and where are they installed under desktop Firefox?

I got Firefox 35, and noticed there is an Apps thing, so I decided to check it out: This takes me to Firefox Marketplace, where I choose to try a game by clicking "Free", and I am prompted if I ...
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How to send Chrome browser to URL with the mouse (without hitting the Enter key)?

I'm using Chrome because I'm finding it slightly faster than Firefox. However there was one nifty feature that Firefox has which Chrome doesn't seem to have. When I cut and paste a link with the mouse ...
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Browsers won't load pages get XML interpreter error in Firefox

When I run Mozilla Firefox on Windows 8.1 webpages won't load and I sometimes get an XML interpretation error. It says unexpected interpreter status and gives a link to a file called netError.xhtml I ...
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Firefox unbelievably laggy on dell laptop

I own a Dell XPS 15 (2014 model), running windows 8.1, where firefox has always been slow and sluggish. I haven't been able to solve the issue through google. One of the problems is that scrolling is ...
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Is there a greasemonkey script that will DISABLE right-clicking entirely in firefox? [on hold]

This might be a bit of an odd question given the nature of most things I've found while searching for this. The norm wants to enable right-clicking on sites that block it. I don't have this problem, ...
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Why does FF memory useage (viewed thru task mgr) start to take off over 300,000k? [closed]

I have read other posts relating to this issue. I have found a common thread, sponsored auto ads. It seems that the more advertising a site has, the more users have issues with excessive memory usage; ...
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Videos flicker during play back 2 GPUs Multi-Monitor setup

I have a multi-screen desktop. I have 4 screens in total. Three of them are in NVIDIA Surround setup. My issue is when playing any video on my right most screen the video will blink (only the video ...
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Can't add new bookmarks for Firefox 34.0.5 on Win7 x64

In a heavily locked down environment, I use Firefox 34.0.5 on a Win7 x64 machine. I am unable to add bookmarks, either by {Ctrl-D} or by tab drag-and-drop to the Bookmarks Bar. They do not appear in ...
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Cracked.com Image Fading in Firefox (How to Disable Lazy Loading) [closed]

When I browse Cracked.com and scroll down (even after waiting for the page to load), the article images fade in instead of already being there, like on a static page. It isn't a big deal, but it ...
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Thunderbird multiple process -no-remote and http-links

Whenever I click a Link in thunderbird which was started with the -no-remote option and firefox is running, I get a "Firefox is already running ... " error message. Is there a way to prevent this ...
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Unknown bar appears in Firefox 35 after update from 34. What is it?

Firefox version 35 upgraded from version 34. What is this and how do I remove it?
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Awesome Bar bar behaviour in Omnibar

I have settled with Chrome for now but there is a thing I really do miss in Firefox, and it is its URL path suggestion behaviour. For example, when trying to go to randomurl.com/random/folder, I ...
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Can't type unicode because of keyboard shortcuts

I’m trying to type some Unicode characters that contain letters. I am using Windows 7 but the issue also appears in Windows 8. An example is 🎻 (U+1F3BB). I can’t type it though because Firefox and ...
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Exactly the same URL, but 2nd and Nth views change for me, but not for colleague

Note: Although I strived mightily to ask and word this in a way that solicits a real solution, Stackexhange flashed a warning that this post might be too subjective. So, if the moderator does leave ...
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get Firefox to trust expired Charles CA Certificate

When I use the security certificate supplied by Charles Proxy in Firefox (35.0) to decrypt SSL traffic, it results in Firefox showing The certificate is not trusted because the issuer certificate ...
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Should I trust download.oracle.com if my certificate does not match?

I've been getting this every time I try to download a JDK 8 update to my MacBook. First, I go here: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html I click the download location ...
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How can I automatically redirect to a website when a specific site attempts to load?

I use the latest version of firefox on windows 8.1. Whenever I login to a specific public wifi network, it automatically redirects me to bing. Is there a way I could have firefox automatically ...
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How can I change the titlebar height in Firefox?

Pictures are worth a thousand words, so I will explain my question with a couple of screenshots. This is how Firefox looks by default. This is how Firefox looks when the menu bar is always visible. ...
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Make Firefox always cache all requests regardless of whether the server tells it not to?

Is it possible to have Firefox always cache all requests even if the server has set the request's header so as to not cache and re-validate? I could always hit Ctrl+F5 if I wanted to do that, but ...
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Unicode doesn't work on big sites. Using windows 8

I get � or a question mark in a diamond. What does it mean? It does it on both chrome and firefox.
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Change Firefox address bar behavior

In Firefox, when you type java.util.Scanner into the address bar, Firefox will attempt to connect to http://java.util.Scanner, which is not what I intended. I have tried disabling ...
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Website does not Load

This site: ( http://web.blackberry.com/software/smartphones/update/blackberry10-os.html?cpid=van:bb:Jan2014:vanity:bb-update:blackberry1021os ) Does not load consistently while it works when using ...
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Batch download multiple images after inspect elements in Chrome browser?

After right click on a webpage in Chrome, and selecting Inspect Elements, I would like to select multiple images under Resources->Frames->...->Images, and download them in batch mode. But I can't ...
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Prevent the adobe flash player for firefox to switch from HD to SP and vice versa

How can you prevent the adobe flash player to switch between High Definition quality and Standard Play quality and vice versa automatically? This is very annoying! Does this have something to do ...
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Re-enable right click on the Images where it is prevented

I swear that I don't have any bad Intentions, I just want to know the reason. In the below you can see an alert that this website returns when I do a right-click on the Images : I want to ...
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firefox on android reload tabs [migrated]

I've installed firefox on my android smartphone. I want to store many opened tabs. But firefox store a little amount of tabs... Firefox store a little part of my last tabs (about 5 of 25 total), so ...
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How to quickly migrate bookmarks toolbar and passwords from Firefox to Chrome?

As of lately, Firefox seems to have become much slower than Google Chrome, and this seems to be due to the presence of one or more memory leaks which slows it down considerably after it is left ...
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Make Firefox's adressbar auto complete about URIs

Is there a way to make about URIs auto complete? The way I normally open the addons settings is by typing 'about:addons' into the address bar. Is there a hidden setting in 'about:config' or is there a ...
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Can't convert .p12 to .pem with openSSL

After running this: openssl pkcs12 -in path.p12 -out newfile.crt.pem -clcerts -nokeys I get prompted with the option descriptions. After running this openssl pkcs12 -in path.p12 -out ...
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Firefox: Open new tab from popup window (On mac)

Sometimes on a Mac, in a popup window, I want to open a new tab. This is handy, because this makes the popup a tabbed window, which I can drag onto my main window and use it as a regular tab. Until ...
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Firefox: make “file://path/to/a/directory/” open Windows Explorer

Is there a way to make FireFox open a Windows Explorer view of the directory when clicking a hyperlink with a href that begins with file:// and specifically points to a directory, not a file (perhaps ...
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Firefox import PEM certificate chain fails

I am trying to import a cert chain into Firefox 31.3 ESR. The origin chain is a p7b file which I have converted with OpenSSL to PEM format. curl happily accepts that chain and establishes the ...
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Why does clearing cookies fix a 408?

I am running firefox out of a debian vm, and get a lot of 408s back. Googling has told me that clearing cookies would fix that problem, and it does, but only until those cookies get set again. Does ...
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Browsing cached pages with no internet connection [duplicate]

Back in the early days of the Internet, when 56K modems were considered state-of-the-art, when the modem was disconnected I could still freely browse the pages that I recently visited because they ...