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How to create ssh chain tunnel for Firefox?

I am trying to create an ssh chain tunnel for Firefox as follows: I have two remote Ubuntu server VPS's - host1 and host2. I am creating an ssh tunnel from my PC to the first host with this command: ...
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I am having trouble overriding Firefox default css using userContent.css file

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 with dark theme , Today I have upgraded my firefox to developer edition (40.x) previously i was on firefox 38.x I use some of the sites where firefox default from.css styling ...
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Firefox crashed when I run selenium scripts

Firefox crashed whenever I run some selenium testing scripts. The script has stayed essentially the same, and I did not encounter this problem last time I ran them (which is before updated to this ...
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How do you disable Pocket on Firefox 38 and up with GPO?

Firefox announced that their new version would be integrated with Pocket. I would like to disable this for my users in my domain. What is the best way to do this?
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Changing default favicon in Firefox for sites without them

Is there a userChrome.css CSS declaration that can be used to change the default favicon in Firefox, specifically for the Bookmarks Library and the Bookmarks Sidebar? Changing it in the bookmarks ...
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XML DOM node count in Javascript for Firefox vs Internet Explorer [migrated]

First the code: <tabulatory> <tab>Muzyka <dzial>Gitary <el>electric</el> <el>akustyczne</el> ...
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How to add Google's “I'm Feeling Lucky” Search to firefox?

This has been asked before but none of other methods are working now. Previously we were able to set Address Bar search or Search Bar to I'm Feeling Lucky, but Firefox has put a limit on those ways. ...
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Google is stuck in another country location by default [duplicate]

My google products including google search, google play store, you tube, and google maps is stuck in the South Korea location in my entire network including my PC Laptop, Smartphone, and any other ...
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Use different search in “search box” that in “search bar” in Firefox

Before the "search box" doesn't linked to "search bar". Then I can have a different searchs in each. I want to be able to configure Firefox to have different searchs "search box" and "search bar".
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Use the same “find bar” in all tabs in Firefox

Before, the "find bar" (what you get by pressing ctrl-F) was the same for all tabs. But now it is separate per tab. That is, if I write a word (e.g., "hello") in the bar, I go to another tab and I ...
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How to use Google autocomplete in the search bar of Firefox?

I want use Google autocomplete in the search bar (not search box) of Firefox, like in Google Chrome.
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Changing Firefox Smooth Scroll Settings (Using About:Config) to Be Like Default IE 11 Smooth Scroll Settings

I am trying to adjust the Firefox smooth scroll settings using about:config in order to achieve smooth scrolling like the default settings in Internet Explorer 11. Is this possible? Do you know ...
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How to install libav manually for Video Download Helper on Windows 7?

I'm trying to get the Firefox Extension "Video Download Helper" (VDH) to convert and record videos. The suggested way of doing this is to install a precompiled version of libav called "Convert Helper" ...
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firefox 38 runs slow in virtualbox guest windows

I am making a new windows virtualbox image today, and just installed firefox from https://www.mozilla.org I have used firefox for years, and it has always being very fast and as responsive as my cell ...
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AdBlock not working on YouTube in Firefox recently [on hold]

Recently I am getting constant video ads on YouTube and AdBlock Plus 2.6.9 is not working for me, even though it says it blocks YouTube ads. Do I need to do something special?
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I keep getting unresponsive script error in firefox for jQuery script

Yesterday I started getting unresponsive script errors like 6 times a day. And I know it has something to do with jQuery because I always get this in the error report: Script: ...
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Change color of links in dropdown menu of Firefox's address bar

Basically I am having the same problem as Change color of URL in dropdown menu of Firefox's address bar However, the "fix" accepted by the author in that thread involves changing the background ...
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Win7 Plug&Play-Daemon slows down Internet browser

I currently have a strange problem on a windows 7 system at work. Browsing the web with Firefox or Chrome is awefully slow. Even the browsers themself are slow. e.g. highlighting a button with a ...
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Adding URL's to Firefox History (Mac)

A site that I visit often changed from http:// to https://. I prefer not visiting the same pages on the site, and use the "Visited" add-on to keep from doing that. Now my history is incorrect because ...
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Regex excluding [about:] pages in firefox

I'm trying to get stylish style sheet to be deactivated on about: pages. I believe the regular expression below should be able to do just that, but firefox seems to be of a different opinion. Could ...
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SSH breaks after sending traffic through it using a socks5 proxy (Write failed: Broken pipe)

I run the following command at home on my local Linux machine: ssh -D 10.0.0.1:443 -C user@internet-server -p 21 This opens a listening socket on port 443. Then on another computer I connect to ...
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Where is the vimperatorrc file in Windows? [duplicate]

I want to remap control A to something else. Presently it's overriding select all. I can't seem to find where this file would be located.
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Change Activation (Tab Focus) Behavior for Vimperator Mappings

I want to create a new vimperator key mapping that duplicates the functionality of undo, but opens the tab in an unfocused/background tab. I know that tabopen uses the flag ! to toggle activation ...
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Firefox accusing me of distributing malware on my site [migrated]

I noticed that Firefox has decided to block some EXE installers from my site, showing a label Blocked: May contain virus or spyware. I right-click the file, select Unblock, and this message is shown ...
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Receipt printing with firefox, always adds white space at the bottom [closed]

I am developing a web app, which includes creating a receipt, and using a receipt (POS) printer to print it. When I test receipt printing in Firefox, the output always includes excess white space at ...
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Why am I suddenly signed out of all of my internet accounts?

I went to facebook yesterday evening and it struck me that I had to type in my password to be able to log in (normally I'm already signed in or have autocomplete do it for me). I went to my email ...
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Create an hidden location for HIstory [firefox]

I have got a desktop computer XP with Firefox 38.0.1 How to create another location [a second location] for Firefox history so that when someone deletes it closing Firefox automatically and/or ...
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Reducing the height of the tab/address bar in Firefox (OS X)

I would like to save those extra few pixels, since I'm often on the go on a laptop and overall customize FF. Is there a way to shave off those extra pixels here? (Picture for reference)
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How do I disable the full screen transition in Firefox?

When I watch a video on YouTube with their video player it does this relatively long transition when I go into full screen. How do I turn this transition off? I'm using Firefox 38.0.1 on Mac OSX ...
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Firefox and Windows 8.1 64-bit

ALL, I recently bought a new laptop with Windows 8.1 64-bit. On this laptop I installed Firefox latest version. On top of it I put AdBlock and NoScript FF extensions. I am currently running Firefox ...
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Firefox on X11 — Can I use the multitouch gestures with a touchscreen?

Firefox has support for some multitouch gestures on desktop (pinch and swipe at least) -- is there any way to get them working with a touchscreen right now, or will they only work with a touchpad?
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examine sessionstore.json for unsaved text field recovery

When SeaMonkey or Firefox crashes, some of the text you write within various HTML forms is supposed to be recoverable through the sessionstore.json within your profile. The issue is that the ...
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How do I manage trust exceptions in Firefox?

Through the course of using Firefox over the years, I've had to manually trust certificates for a number of HTTPS sites for various reasons. I'm trying to find a way to view the list of these sites, ...
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Finding Free Proxy Servers To Use With Firefox [closed]

Googling on "free proxy servers" produces a multitude of sites where you enter a URL for a blocked site to read it. I would like to not have to do this. How do I find a site that will give me the ...
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Firefox 10 developer console jumps down the screen when disconnected and the current webpage is interacted with, on Centos 6.3

If I disconnect the developer tools (via the position menu and select window), and press/hover over buttons or try to press the 'clear' button on the console, on Firefox 10, it jumps down the page. I ...
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themes doesn't work on my firefox Incognito but on a regular windows it works, Why?

themes doesn't work on my firefox Incognito but on a regular windows it works, Why?
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How to troubleshoot “Secure Connection Failed” in Firefox appearing since the version 38?

Since I upgraded Firefox to the version 38 I encounter problem while sending a certain form on the website https://usercenter.checkpoint.com/ Most of the website works normally but sending a form ...
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How can I remove all the customizations imposed by Linux Mint 17.1 on firefox?

I have found two solutions for the same: Downloading and installing .tar.bz2 package (firefox) from mozilla.org (Problem:Package provided is portable and is not installable). Installing firefox from ...
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Advertising banner in Firefox - where does it come from and how to remove

I get an advertising banner at the top of all webpages I view in Firefox. I would like to know where this comes from and how to remove it. UPDATE I just realized, that when going with the mouse ...
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2 actions in my python script

I'm trying to create a hotkey that clears history in firefox. My script opens the dialog window but how can I send an enter key to the window? If I run: ...
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How can I import my Google Chrome history to Firefox?

I'm trying to import my Google Chrome browser history into Firefox. It doesn't seem to be working. I've tried the import option while selecting only cookies and history (deselected bookmarks) but even ...
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Certain Windows 8.1 desktop apps will not start

I'm using a 64-bit Acer laptop running Windows 8.1. When I try to start certain desktop apps, I get the error message (translated:) This application could not be started because the Side-by-Side ...
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What is this new stuff(?) in firefox?

The above screenshot of Problem Loading Page in firefox shows an option to report the web address for malicious sites. This option wasn't there before some updates and seeing this all the time is ...
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How to stop the Browser from automatically opening a new window of ad.adsmatte?

when i load the SO and when I click login it opens a new window for ad.admatte.com,when i click questions/Tags or any option available on any site like this it is automatically opening a new window ...
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Firefox 38.0.1 : ssl_error_renegotiation_not-allowed

I cannot access a website even my certificate is valid. Since I got the Firefox update 38.0.1 I get the error code: ssl_error_renegotiation_not_allowed. In the about:config I cannot find it. What can ...
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Is there any way to block javascript pop-overs in Firefox or Chrome? [duplicate]

Like the kind pointed to in this image Many sites have these, and I find them highly annoying. Often you'll be reading an article and suddenly the pop-over blanks out the page and asks "WOULDN'T YOU ...
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YouTube videos black, only audio in Firefox

When I play a YouTube video on my computer, it seems to play fine, but the whole video is black. This happens only when I play the video in Firefox. I'm using Windows 8.1 What I did so far: ...
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Xserver becomes non-responsive due to aggressive swapping

cat /proc/sys/vm/swappiness 1 free -h total used free shared buff/cache available Mem: 3.7G 579M 1.6G 1.1G 1.6G 1.8G ...
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Block chrome or firefox from accessing localhost

is there a way to block chrome or firefox from accessing anything located in localhost? I built my web application on top of a LAMP stack @ localhost and it's kind of big (for me) and i would like ...
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Firefox V IE downloading

I am running the latest versions of Firefox and IE. It seems that IE is much quicker and more resilient at downloading Large files (over 700Mb). Does anyone have any ideas, or suggestions why this ...