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JRE 7 silently crashes under Firefox 31

I'm having this issue where Java crashes under Firefox but nothing gets noticed. JRE 7 U65 loads fine, works fine for a while, but suddenly it crashes and plugin-cintainer.exe loses its ...
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Internet really slow or stops working on my computer but fine on my laptop and ipad

I know you are going to say that this has been answered already, but it hasnt. None of those solutions worked for me. So this is the problem, and it only occurs on my computer, my laptop,ipad and ...
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19 views

Hard to read text in all browsers under Windows 7

I'm on Windows 7 64-bit. The text on all of my internet browsers (Chrome, Firefox, IE) is very hard to read: I have tried a lot of different methods from ClearType, to GPU changes and general ...
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20 views

Was my mozilla download corrupted after a system wake up?

I have a windows 7 OS with a mozilla firefox browser. I had a large ISO file being downloaded on it while I carelessly put the system in standby without pausing the download. Although the download ...
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1answer
22 views

Printing Web Page but partial words are pruned

I am using Windows 7. When I try to print the following page ...
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2answers
24 views

Restoring Firefox Tab Groups After a Power Outage

I was web browsing when the power suddenly cut out for a moment, causing my computer to shut down. After restarting, Firefox Seems to have forgotten about my tab groups and the tabs therein. My ...
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1answer
55 views

Does Firefox store bookmarks as individual files anywhere? [duplicate]

Many years ago in the time of Windows XP, I remember that Internet Explorer had a "Favourites" folder containing each bookmark as a standalone file. This enabled easy drag-and-drop operations on ...
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1answer
25 views

Browsers gets messed across dual monitor in portrait setup

I have recently changed my dual monitor setup from landscape to portrait. The desktop is extended and not duplicated. I'm having a problem viewing websites when the browser spans across two monitors. ...
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2answers
71 views

How to set default browser in Windows 7 via script?

I'm working on a system imaging process during which both Chrome and Firefox are installed silently. I'm trying to find a way to set Firefox as the default browser for both the system default user ...
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2answers
67 views

Removing a nasty virus from my computer [duplicate]

I have opened a link on my FaceBook and downloaded an executable file, unfortunately i run this file, now my browser automatically opens a new tabs that go to some one site which contains a counter ...
0
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0answers
29 views

Trying to FTP ftp.ups.com I get FTP error 425

Operating System:Windows 7 Home Premium Ed Browser: Firefox 30.0 ISP Earthlink.net Connection:ADSL Firewall: Zone Alarm: ZoneAlarm Security Suite version: 13.1.211.000 ZoneAlarm license key: ...
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27 views

Possible to change/edit which letters are underlined in context-menus?

I want to change some of the underlined letters for quick-selecting context menu entries, particularly, for Firefox (but knowing how to do so for general Windows 7 context menus would be great, too). ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Possible to schedule a task to browse to a webpage in an already-open browser?

In Windows, I'm trying to schedule a task that visits a predefined webpage every morning before I wake up, but doing so in any already-open browser (if there's one available). I jump between Pale ...
2
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1answer
62 views

How can I recover firefox bookmarks and passwords from HD from broken laptop?

My laptop died (running on Vista). I have removed it's HDD, put it in a caddy and have got all my files. But I would like to access my passwords and if possible my bookmarks from Mozilla Firefox? I ...
0
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0answers
22 views

Online Banking in Java freezes in Windows 7

I am trying to log into Online Banking that is made in Java but when I try to do it it just freezes... It is only happening in Windows 7, in Ubuntu 14.04 it works flawlessly. I tried Opera, Firefox, ...
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69 views

How can I force my browser to automatically redirect a certain website?

For example, I never want to visit jsfiddle.com. Whenever I type jsfiddle.com into my URL bar, the browser should automatically take me to jsfiddle.net Is there a browser extension for this? Can this ...
0
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0answers
10 views

how to set autorun in the starup in win7?

Everytime i click a icon or input command in cmd. "C:\Program Files (x86)\iNode\iNode Client\iNode Client.exe" -p 8021 -c 8022 then Pop up a window ,it says : When i click connect button, ...
0
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1answer
40 views

Text and images overlapping on single website

I have a problem as described above. All the other webpages are rendering correctly except one. That webpage is a Finnish newspapers' website: http://www.hs.fi This is what the problem looks like ...
0
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1answer
56 views

Ever since Firefox got updated to version 30 I get annoying permission messages to open pdfs

Every time I try to open a pdf with Firefox, I get After I click on it the following opens up I press "Allow and remember", but it does not remember. How can I ensure that it remembers?
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31 views

Prevent Firefox's “Well this is embarrassing” screen from appearing at first login only

My parents have Windows 7, Firefox 30 and two user accounts which they regularly flip between and then shutdown the computer. As a result the "well this is embarrassing" page appears frequently when ...
0
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0answers
144 views

Websockets connect but fail to send messages

This is a maddening problem I come across once or twice every few months: websockets aren't working right. Here's the facts: My browser can connect to my local (loopback) server, but when the ...
0
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1answer
48 views

How can i export a folder of Firefox Bookmarks into a text file

I want to clean up my bookmark folders by getting rid of duplicated/links. i have created a program which will import 2 text files which contains a URL like this File 1: http://www.google/com ...
0
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0answers
90 views

How do I reduce 'System Commit' (due to Firefox memory leak) without restarting my computer? (Restarting Firefox does not fix it)

As you run Firefox, it leaks memory. This is well known by now, I am sure, and it should go away by closing and reopening it right, because a process's memory is freed on closing, right? That's what I ...
0
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0answers
47 views

Yahoo has taken over my computer

My grandfather who recently passed away has a Samsung computer that I own now and it had a bunch of techy computer stuff on it that I hid so it isn't annoying. He had a Yahoo! account. Whenever I go ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Windows 7 infinitely loads random domains

A couple weeks ago, my Windows 7 x64 desktop started to refuse to load random domains, showing the infinite loading loop green swirl in Firefox, and its equivalent in Opera, Chrome, and IE. The first ...
0
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0answers
20 views

How to duplicate a firefox window

I want to know if there is a way to load two firefox windows side by side and whatever i click on the one should be duplicated on the other. I am not talking about tabs because there will be some ...
0
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1answer
50 views

how to access only whitelisted site

How to make browsers access only white listed sites? Is there any addon in which if If add "google.com", I shall be able to open only google.com (not even mail.google.com or www.google.com) Even if ...
0
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1answer
67 views

Why do I often have to refresh pages I navigate to once for them (or content in them) to load?

I have noticed a bizarre pattern when using my PC, that when I open a link to a website, it often will often take a very long time to load, or time out. Sometimes content on the website will be drawn, ...
0
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2answers
117 views

Suspicious website behavior - but no virus found

I have a Windows 7 (64) PC with Microsoft security essentials running and up to date. I have recently found that when I load certain websites which never previously contained adverts, now they do. ...
0
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2answers
137 views

Firefox redirects an address on start

I have installed Download Flash and Video add-on in my firefox. When I start the firefox it redirects a page http://fnvfox.appspot.com/thankyou.html each and every time along with Home Page. How can ...
1
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1answer
10k views

Unable to access most internet sites error DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN

I have problems accessing most websites, only a couple work (grooveshark, google, facebook). On almost all others I get errors. Here is what I got using different browsers: Opera: This website is not ...
0
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2answers
77 views

proxy server is refusing connections on windows

I have a weird issue.I have a remote proxy server,with installed squid3.When access to proxy from Linux the server works perfectly,but from windows i get always the same message : the proxy ...
10
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5answers
11k views

Firefox 29: How to get Control Menu back?

I just updated to Firefox 29 today, and now there's no Control Menu (Firefox icon). In fact, the entire Title Bar is now missing. Here's how it looks in Firefox 29 (NOT what I want): And here's ...
0
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1answer
36 views

Possible to “manually” search a running program's memory?

Would it be possible to manually search through a running/active program's memory (in Windows 7)? Windows just notified me that Firefox "has stopped working" and is asking me to close or debug. I had ...
0
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1answer
80 views

regulate browser memory consumption

I play a browser-based game that I would like to be able to keep running 24/7 if possible. The problem is that the more the page is refreshed, and the longer the game kept running, the more memory the ...
0
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0answers
42 views

Flash plugin “unresponsive” if application is in fullscreen

if I have a website with anything flash open, and I open another application such as Powder toy, VLC, etc in Fullscreen mode, Firefox will rudely minimize the application to tell me "the flash plugin ...
0
votes
2answers
109 views

Firefox bottleneck with lot's of tabs open?

I'm currently using Firefox 28.0 on a windows 7 system on a SSD. Sometimes, when I do some research, I open about 180 + tabs on my machine. This makes firefox super slow, without using the SSD or CPU ...
1
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1answer
339 views

Wrong URL redirecting to search engines for all browsers (yahoo in my case)

I am getting a strange error first time. Whenever I enter a wrong URL/domain, it redirect me to following link:- ...
1
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3answers
389 views

How to force Firefox to download mp3 file?

Somehow my Firefox reverted to old behaviour, and now it plays all mp3 files from URL in my browser. I want it to ask for download location. I have tried several things such as: Firefox settings -> ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

No subpixel smoothing in MathJax

I am using Windows 7 + FireFox. Subpixel smoothing is enabled systemwide. Yet it does not work for mathematical formalas in MathJax. In the IE 11 the same problem. NOTE that the subpixel smoothing ...
0
votes
1answer
145 views

How to disable progress feature in windows 7 or 8?

When you download something say a file in Mozilla Firefox browser a green bar starts occupying the browser's icon on task-bar that shows the overall progress of download(s) going on .But, I want to ...
0
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0answers
104 views

Invalid SSL certificates after system restore on Windows 7

I just recovered my Windows 7 system after a crash using startup repair. It seems Windows has restored to a previous point. The problem was HDD related after some software uninstaller started creating ...
2
votes
2answers
41 views

How to know which firefox addon is adding advertisement to all pages?

Recently I am noticing advertisement on every page I visit in Firefox. ( In chrome everything works fine ). Even in Stackoverflow/stackexchange I see advertisement ( Hover over text to see the advt) ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

New downloaded softwares don't run

I have this problem that whenever I download a program and I try to run that window appear Windows cannot access the specified device,path, or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to ...
1
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1answer
97 views

Firefox and Internet Explorer display garbage instead of a specific site

I've got a really weird problem. I often use a specific site, namely www.wunderground.com. For some time, however, both Firefox and Internet Explorer display weird characters whenever I try to open ...
0
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0answers
34 views

Web pages rendering issues on Firefox

I'm using Firefox Aurora on Kali Linux, and on some pages I notice rendering errors, like those below: If I use Internet Explorer on a VM, I still encounter rendering issues: Other ...
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2answers
51 views

Is there an easy way to turn a directory with links into bookmarks?

So, in Windows 7, I have a directory (and subdirectories) with a bunch of links to websites. Is there an easy way to recursively go through those links and turn them into bookmarks for Firefox?
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1answer
105 views

Does copying all cookie *.txt files from XP to Win7 work?

I'm moving from Win Xp to Win 7. There are 4500 cookie files in my C:\Documents and settings*UserName*\Cookies directory on XP, dating from 2 days ago back to 2010 (when I last cleaned out older ...
1
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1answer
174 views

Firefox hangs and hard-disk becomes unresponsive

I have been using the system from 7:00 AM. It is now 5:18 PM. My system has been hanging almost the entire day. I can only blame Firefox for this. My system is a Intel Pentium Dual Core (G2010) at ...
0
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40 views

My sent email is contains the current computer date for no reason

Everytime I tried to send an email through Gmail in Firefox, at the end of the e-mail, appears the current date in the format of YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM Timezone First Name Last Name Email Address: So ...