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1answer
520 views

Firefox can't access internet in Ubuntu 10.04

I installed Ubuntu 10.04. Firefox will not access the internet. It works fine in 10.04. This happens every time Firefox opens. Do I have to update the kernel, is there another way?
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2answers
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No sound in HTML5 video

I'm embedding an ogg video in a webpage using the html5 video tag, but it plays without sound. The code I'm using is <video width="320" height="240" controls="controls"> <source ...
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1answer
4k views

How to set Default Browser on Ubuntu from command line?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 with Fluxbox. Since I installed Chromium-browser, it has been set as the default system browser (don't know why, don't know when, maybe I clicked accept somewhere without ...
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2answers
572 views

some firefox settings not saved across restarts

I upgraded from Firefox 3.6 to Firefox 4 a while back. Overall I have been happy with the new version, but one problem has me stumped: Firefox doesn't save some settings across restarts, e.g. popup ...
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4answers
237 views

Firefox 4 + Ubuntu 10.04 + Google page

I don't understand what's happening with Google.pt in Firefox. Here is a screenshot of the page. Click for a larger version The characters are all messed up and it's only on Google.pt, every ...
0
votes
1answer
672 views

download helper creating zero size files

I've got a small problem with dwhelper. Now when I'm trying to download anything from youtube DH doesn't download and creates only empty files. What can be the problem?
1
vote
1answer
137 views

Windows Live Mail treating my Firefox as mobile device

I started using Namoroka (firefox 3.6 nighly) yesterday and since then, windows live mail has been treating it like a mobile device. Same thing happens when I try with Minefield (firefox 4 nightly). ...
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vote
2answers
552 views

Change Firefox to latest nightly Ubuntu 10.04

I like the features and functionality of the new Nightly firefox builds (4.0) but I don't want to install it beside my firefox installation on Ubuntu which is the default and only browser on the ...
0
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1answer
178 views

Firefox starts in off-line mode

I had some problems with Ubuntu previously (This and this specifically). After solving those I noticed another. After I start computer, Firefox starts in work off-line mode. Over the time I've had ...
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3answers
459 views

VMWare server console in Linux

I'm trying to access the VMWare console from firefox using the VMWare plugin. The problem is that it doesn't work on Firefox version 3.6.8. So how can I access the console?
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2answers
164 views

Wine crashes when trying to run portable version of Firefox

I think there is something wrong with my Wine setup, but I don't know how to fix it or even what it is. Others have gotten this program to work without problems in Wine. This is the console output ...
1
vote
6answers
540 views

Update firefox to newest version in Linux

The newest version of Firefox is not showing in the software package manager so I went to the website and downloaded it. After uncompressing it, there isn't a makefile. It looks like this can be run ...
1
vote
0answers
251 views

How do I make the content resize in real time in browser windows in Ubuntu 10.04?

When I resize a Chrome or Firefox browser window, I see a frame that appears which I can resize but the content with in the window are not refreshed in real-time. I want to make it so when I resize a ...
3
votes
2answers
908 views

Firefox does not redirect to correct page

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and Firefox 3.6.3. If I type wrong URL like youtube, it won't redirect me to the correct site. Instead the address would be ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Making evince the default application for embedding PDFs in firefox in ubuntu

While I'm on the subject of complaining about things that upgrading to ubuntu 10.04 broke (see here), another problem that happened on moving from 9.04 to 9.10 (I think) is this: Firefox used to open ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu firefox: some web-pages stuck on loading

Just installed Ubuntu 10.04 beta, installation went fine and all programs are working smooth. Just this one weird network problem. Some sites simply are not opening and loading forever. For example, ...