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3answers
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How to get rid of hao123 startpage in Firefox

I have installed an app and that app has set my Firefox start page at hao123.com. I searched my programs I found that baidu toolbar was installed to the Firefox without my permission I have ...
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2answers
196 views

How can Firefox be sped up / made faster?

I know that there are related questions: how to get firefox to load faster - Windows Vista Increase Firefox Speed? but both are quite specific to me. I'd just like to see a list of good tips for ...
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3answers
893 views

Firefox 3.6 so slow to start

This issue is present since Firefox v3.6 and now it's 3.6.6 without any changes. When I start Firefox, it takes more than 5 minutes to start and it kills me. I have the same version at home with more ...
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3answers
553 views

Firefox: getting access to the list of tabs/windows to restore on startup

Sometimes Firefox fails to restore the previously open tabs/windows. This might be happening when some of the URLs to be opened are no longer reachable (e.g. behind a VPN) or after the underlying OS ...
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4answers
2k views

Firefox process doesn't die, and prevents new instances to start

I'm having a strange problem with Firefox 3.5.8 on Win7 x64. If I start Firefox and close it, and then later want to start it again, the little icon in the task bar gets its highlighted background for ...
1
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1answer
257 views

Firefox Start page stay white

I'm a Firefox user since several years so I know it but today I had a strange problem. I installed the last stable version of Firefox (3.5.5) on a computer but when I launch the browser the page stay ...
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2answers
2k views

How to start different instances (processes) with Firefox (win32)?

How do you start different instances of Firefox not childthreads but new processes on Win 32?
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4answers
696 views

Why does firefox load significantly faster on the second launch?

I mean the second process launch. I startup the process (on Linux, using any version 3.x), it takes 5 seconds to load. Then I kill the process. There is no instance of firefox running. I startup ...
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1answer
216 views

Firefox, add-on update when starting, how to change that?

I found very annoying that when opening Firefox (3.5) all extension popup for update. Is there a way to have not this popup right from the start. When I start a browser is often because I have task to ...