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AD Block Plus does not block ads

I was using Forefox 32 and at a time I dont know sth happened and my mozilla crashed. after reopening it again I noticed that it had updated itself to 32.0.2 and all my addons are gone. So I saw no ...
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How to open two gmail accounts in Firefox

I am able to open two Gmail accounts in Chrome and IE (both latest versions). But when I try to do the same (using Add Account that appears next to Sign Out), Firefox (v32) opens Gmail window with the ...
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How to remove seamonkey from Evolution

I have un-installed seamonkey on CentOS according to the directions for Linux. However, when I click on a link in an Evolution email, I get this error: Could not open the link. Failed to execute ...
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Why are the older add-ons not compatible with new versions of Firefox? [closed]

I have been having this issue since I was a kid. Why does this happen? Which part of Firefox changes that makes it "Uncompatible" with an add-on which is just 0.0.1 version older than the new one. ...
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Firefox plugins -

Firefox allows to enable / disable / ask plugins. I have the issue, that the Java Development Toolkit 1.6 and the Java Development Toolkit 1.7 are enabled /disabled always as a group. ...
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Not using CONNECT for SSL with Squid proxy

I want to disable encryption between my browser and my Squid so that I can get Squid to cache the pages. As using my own server and SSH port forw I'm not that worried about security. I already tried ...
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FFmpeg Converted files not working on firefox

When i convert a file with ffmpeg and play the video in firefox i get this error : "VIDEOJS:" "ERROR:" "(CODE:3 MEDIA_ERR_DECODE)" "The video playback was aborted due to a corruption problem or ...
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File URI scheme won't open folder

URI links to folders (in file://blahblahblah format) simply aren't working for us in some cases. Users with Windows, using Active Directory. URIs opened from the following don't work: Firefox ...
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DNS Lookup for “d2e24t2jgcnor2.webhostoid.com” failed. No such host is known

this is what comes up in the address bar when you enter any url ...
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Slower browsing after vpn + ipconfig/flushdns + changed dns

I tried a vpn service but when I did a dns leak test(https://www.dnsleaktest.com) I saw that I had a dns leak. So I followed this instructions:https://www.dnsleaktest.com/how-to-fix-a-dns-leak.html. ...
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How can I import an old set of quickmarks into vimperator? A manual copy that overwrites is set to default

C:\Users\me\vimperator\info\default\quickmarks is overwritten via the copy command with an older copy that has the quickmarks I want. I've verified this by looking at the older copy in a text ...
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Firefox bad Flash performance

I have recently switched back to Firefox from Chrome. The only problem with it is the Flash player's performance. I have a GTX 770, and I get very low framerate at 4K YouTube videos. This problem only ...
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Change Print Margins in Firefox on Mac?

I got a call asking how to change print margins in Firefox on their new Apple computers. The Alt does not reveal a menu bar (File, Edit, View, etc) so File->Page Setup is not reachable there. ...
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Change Firefox settings with script

We have a network in our company and I want to set network.automatic-ntlm-auth.allow-non-fqdn parameter to True in Mozilla FireFox for all clients,how can I do this?
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Can't send Skydrive pictures as attachments in Outlook

I can upload pictures to Skydrive, but when I attempt to share them as an attachment to email in Hotmail (Outlook), they won't transmit. I select each picture, as shown by the checkmark that appears ...
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Adblock Plus list to block social networking elements

I'm looking for an Adblock list that would block all the social network "sharing" links, Facebook Like buttons, Facebook iframes, Twitter counters, etc. Basically, all these social networking elements ...
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How to block html5 videos system wide

Background: I am a novice web programmer and frequently use different browsers to test for incompatibilities. I sometimes find myself easily distracted and am trying to block video sites such as ...
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All requests seem to be going “through” something

Sorry for the title, its hard to put the problem into proper words. Basically, in Firefox or Chrome, I try to navigate to stackoverflow.com. The request fails and the URL I see in the navigation bar ...
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WmiPrvSE.exe on Firefox Start-up

Since updating to FF 32.0.2, 'WmiPrvSE.exe' starts automatically on Firefox start-up. Any idea how to fix it? Win 7, 32-bit. Thank you. https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1070123
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spell check not working in Firefox

The spell check is no longer doing anything in firefox. It's enabled under the advanced tab of options. For example when I type alchol no little red line underlines it. I'm using Firefox 32 on Windows ...
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Block link to certain web-page

How to block certain URL (i mean full path to exact page) in browser (Firefox prefered one), not totally web site domain name. Example: http://superuser.com/questions/ is allowed ...
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Search engines are gone from firefox

Suddenly after installing and uninstalling some toolbars, search engines are gone from firefox. If I go to manage search engines I see nothing. If I click Get more search engines I got nothing. The ...
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How to configure the search bar over the most visited sites on the “new” page in Firefox?

I'd like to use the search bar over the most visited sites tiles on the "new tab" page in Firefox. But currently, my search requests (e.g. "test") get redirected to Yahoo! and a land on the Yahoo! ...
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H264 in Firefox on Windows 7 N without Media Feature Pack?

How can I play H264 videos and MP3 audio in Firefox on Windows 7 N Professional without installing Windows Media Feature Pack? I know you can use GStreamer on Linux, but it doesn't work on Windows. ...
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Windows 7, Outlook 365, links default to chrome, I prefer Firefox

I am using Outlook 365 on Windows 7. When I get an email with a link in it that the sender inserted, and when I click these links, the link request is opened up in Chrome. I don't use Chrome very ...
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Use Firefox as default browser, but open links in Chrome from a specific program

I use this IRC client mIRC and sometimes people post links there, you never know what's there, so I use Chrome as backup browser for all the mess that comes to computer. But in daily use of internet I ...
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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? [closed]

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 [closed]

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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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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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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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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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 ...