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Sunbird does not show Events any more

As of today, a Sunbird 1.0b1 installation on a computer stopped showing the calendar contents. The top right just shows a rotating loading indicator and nothing happens, all the directly ...
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Flash eats focus and standard Firefox's hotkeys does not work. How to fix it? I press Ctrl+T but nothing happens

I want to use standard browser hotkeys even when focus is inside adobe flash. How I can get it? I want e.g. Ctrl+T, Ctrl+W, Ctrl+R, Ctrl+N, Ctrl+L, Ctrl+F6, F11 ... I need cross-platform solution, ...
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Mozilla Folklore: What is mwad0hks? [closed]

The Mozilla team comes up with funny names: Gecko, Chrome, Thunderbird, Firefox. But I have been unable to find the history behind mwad0hks (I assume it is a derivation of mad dogs). Does anyone ...
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Why http links are not opening from default browser in windows 8?

I have some browsers on my system i.e. Chrome, Mozilla and I.E. Mozilla is the default browser. If I open any http:// link it is not opening in Mozilla. Instead it opens an empty window in Chrome. ...
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How to search only libre extensions in Firefox for installation?

It is said that not all firefox addons are free and open source: some are proprietary . Is there a way to search only libre software Firefox extensions? By "libre" I attempt to capture two things: ...
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Anomalic popup and other ads in Mozilla Firefox after plugin instal

I have some questions about newest Mozilla Firefox: Recently I installed the newest Mozilla Firefox, where the default search engine was Google. One day I realized that the search engine is Eazel ...
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I do not know if this is hardware or software [closed]

Since my mom, age 82, purchased a Dell lap top several years ago. A friend , computer edcation, helped her set it up. Shortly or from the start, she gets an error script box that pops up right after ...
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How -exactly- do I change the default address-bar search on Mozilla Firefox?

Sigh. I fired up firefox today and it is somehow now set to use yahoo as the default search engine on the address bar. This solution here no longer works, because keyword.url has been removed. I have ...
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Why 'This Connection is Untrusted' for practically every site on Mozilla Firefox?

This started a couple of months ago and pops up for just about every site, including Google, Macy's, DSW, Outlook.com, etc. These are all regularly visited sites so there should be no problem. There ...
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support level for w3c specifications for different broswers

Where can I find information on the level of browser support, for each browser, for w3c HTML5/CSS3 specification. I found a Wikipedia Article which provides some info on this, but the comparison ...
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Firefox : Open Recently Closed Tabs Not Working

I am trying to use Ctrl+SHIFT+T to open a recently closed tab. But this option is not working as this option has been disabled in firefox. I googled for a possible solution. One the accepted ...
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How to make IE look like Mozilla Firefox in taskbar? [duplicate]

Whenever more than one tabs are opened in IE, the task bar shows all the tabs. But, in the case of Mozilla Firefox, the task bar shows like there is only one tab opened. I want know if there is a way ...
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How to extract account information from thunderbird?

I can extract all information related with any outlook account from windows registry on windows machine. Like Incoming and outgoing server, username , encrypted password and account type(POP or IMAP). ...
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Using START /wait with MozBackup batch scripts

OS: Windows 7 64-bit I have three batch files. FirefoxBackup.bat ThunderbirdBackup.bat Firefox_Thunderbird_Backup.bat The script inside Firefox_Thunderbird_Backup.bat is shown below: @echo off ...
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Always allow microphone usage in Mozilla Firefox

Is there a way to always allow Mozilla Firefox to use my microphone for a certain site? Whenever I click the mic button it asks if Firefox is allowed to use my mic, how can I set it to always allow?
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hundred-tab friendly Mozilla w/ no continuous javascript

I often have hundreds of tabs open in many windows in Mozilla, and, after a while, it starts consuming significant amount of CPU for these dormant pages, and each new window and page takes a very long ...
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stop auto opening of tabs in Mozilla firefox

whenI open and work in one of the tabs of mozilla firefox, then other tabs are opened automatically and downloading starts. e.g i was talking on skype but 5 other tabs were open in the background
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disable broken auto-downloaded website fonts in SeaMonkey/Firefox

I've set up Windows 7 for high performance; and now some corporate web-sites have very weird-looking fonts. After using archive.is for one such page for an unrelated cause, I noticed in its progress ...
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Customizing Mozilla Thunderbird

I always click on the header part of Thunderbird which annoys me a lot. Because the top e mail I received is on top row, sometimes I click on "From" or "Subject" and then all the mail is sorted ...
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Why thr other URL is opening instead of the expected URL after clicking on a link received from google search in Firefox?

I'm using Mozilla Firefox on my PC. When I search something using google a list of results get displayed, till then it functions properly. But when I right click or left click on any of the links from ...
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Exactly how does Thunderbird encrypt usernames and passwords?

The more specific the better. I'm wondering exactly what algorithms Mozilla uses to encrypt usernames and passwords for Thunderbird accounts. (located in the 'signons.sqlite' file in the 'moz_logins' ...
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Make firefox to not ask to remember password

I have LastPass installed in Firefox which works fine, still Firefox asks me to remember password on many websites. How do I disable this feature? I want Firefox to not prompt for password because ...
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How to open a new tab on the left end of the existing tabs in Firefox

Do you know how to make Mozilla Firefox to open new tabs (using the command Ctrl+T) at the near left end of the tabs?
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Are IceWeasel and IceCat just different rebrandings, or are they 'really' different?

As we know, Firefox' branding (name, logo etc.) is non-free copyrighted, so some Linux distributions package (more-)fully-free versions. However, I can't get a straight explanation on Wikipedia (here ...
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How to prevent Firefox to add particular sites to history?

When I look into my Firefox history trying to find a page I've visited recently, the history is usually overwhelmed with google.com search, GMail, Google+ and Google Reader pages (and some other pages ...
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My message quota is full; how do I delete messages?

I'm not receiving incoming messages and have the following message in Folder Properties: Quota Root: "ROOT" Usage: 321740 of 10236kB used Status: 3143% full. How do I empty this?
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Xtube videos don't play on Debian

Youtube works fine, Xtube doesn't stream. Not sure how I go about troubleshooting this, obviously flash is installed because Youtube works. Using firefox 19.0.2 -- How can I check for upgrades to ...
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Makes Firefox to show all hidden history entries?

I'm cleaning up my Firefox history and I realize that even though some URLs are not listed in the History panel (by pressing Ctrl + Shift + H or go to History -> Show All History), they are still ...
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Change threaded inbox view in Thunderbird so that subject lines are the most recent subject in the thread

Currently, when using Thunderbird in threaded view, the subject line for each thread is the subject of the original, root email. I would like to change this so that it is the subject of the most ...
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How can I find a way to restart resume Firefox? It quit on me

I used to use Mozilla Firefox regularly. Yesterday it stopped working. I tried to use Internet Explorer to get help from Mozilla. When I did so, all attempts to download Firefox put me into a loop ...
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Mozilla Sync (wsgi via apache) through SSL causes error 500, no log entries

I have been following (among others) these instructions to setup a Mozilla sync server. It runs fine when I connect to http://mydomain.com:5000/ but when I use https instead of http and remove the ...
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Can I change the language of a Mozilla product without reinstalling?

I just noticed that my Firefox is in German. Then I noticed that my Thunderbird is in German, too. Obviously, when I did a clean reinstall two weeks ago, I forgot to click through to the English ...
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Why does Internet Explorer call itself Mozilla? [closed]

My version of Internet Explorer uses the following user agent. User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; blah blah blah Theoretically, can Mozilla Foundation sue Microsoft for ...