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cannot open phone links in browser

i am trying to get google voice to open by clixling on numbers in webpages. i followed the directions here: https://support.google.com/voice/answer/11397414#google-voice-… (read more)

i am trying to get google voice to open by clixling on numbers in webpages. i followed the directions here: https://support.google.com/voice/answer/11397414#google-voice-is-on and here: https://support.google.com/voice/answer/11397414#one-click-dialing

but the problem is that in the Applications list in Settings there is no "tel" application type for me to set

how can i get Voice to call the numbers in webpages?

Asked by nchls.cnrd 4 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 1 day ago

Javascript

I had to add Javascript because one of my accounts need Javascript to open. After installing Javascript and allowing for all to be 'true', I still get this message when I… (read more)

I had to add Javascript because one of my accounts need Javascript to open. After installing Javascript and allowing for all to be 'true', I still get this message when I try to open a 'show blocked content' in my email.

"The address wasn’t understood

Firefox doesn’t know how to open this address, because one of the following protocols (javascript) isn’t associated with any program or is not allowed in this context.

   You might need to install other software to open this address."

I never had any problem before installing Javascript. Thanks for any solutions.

Asked by jalnet1 4 months ago

Last reply by leesambo73 5 days ago

When going full-screen on video, the browser doesn't show the full-screen the first time

When going full-screen on video, the browser doesn't show the full-screen the first time. For example, when I want to view a full-screen video on YouTube/Disney/Netflix/… (read more)

When going full-screen on video, the browser doesn't show the full-screen the first time.

For example, when I want to view a full-screen video on YouTube/Disney/Netflix/Prime Video, I select the full-screen button as usual. However the top left-hand side corners always show a thin blue hue. The thin blue hue only goes away when I leave full-screen and re-select it.

Any ideas on what might be causing this? My browser is up-to-date

Asked by benico50 4 months ago

Last reply by reecesmithy18 1 month ago

importing passwords firefox 105.0.1

Hello, I was having problems with one of my passwords not updating correctly in firefox 105.0.1 I exported all of the passwords into a csv file and then followed the s… (read more)

Hello,

 I was having problems with one of my passwords not updating correctly in firefox 105.0.1   I exported all of the passwords into a csv file and then followed the steps outlined here in the forum to turn on import passwords from a file.  Then while trying to fix the password problem I removed all passwords/ids.  I clicked on the import from a file, selected the file I exported to but nothing happens.. No passwords, no id's. I thought maybe I wouldn't see it in the about:logins screen, so  I tested out three different sites from the export file and no luck on anything.  I was expecting a box to pop up telling me the import was successful or if I was sure I wanted to import all of these passwords but nothing, so even though I get the drop down to import I can't.  Has anyone experienced this problem before or any solutions.  

Thanks in advance

Asked by mlorkowski 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

Backup and changing password

I'm signed in on desktop and phone (they are synced), but I forgot my password, and I don't have a recovery key. I want to reset the password to avoid losing data, just t… (read more)

I'm signed in on desktop and phone (they are synced), but I forgot my password, and I don't have a recovery key. I want to reset the password to avoid losing data, just to prevent. If I back up my desktop profile, then reset my password, will this backup be enough to recover all my data? Or is there something that it's stored just online/on cloud by firefox that won't be recovered?

Asked by rosana.meer 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 months ago

Daily UPDATE popups and video on Bring a Trailer web site does not work

It is a daily event that you are sending out update notices 2 times a day, ALMOST EVERY DAY, and yet your site is still not functioning on showing videos on the Bring a T… (read more)

It is a daily event that you are sending out update notices 2 times a day, ALMOST EVERY DAY, and yet your site is still not functioning on showing videos on the Bring a Trailer website, while there is no such issue with Google, Safari and Outlook.

With all your updates and the associated daily hounding even though I update just to get you off my back, you still have problems that far exceed Chrome. Stop trying to tell us what to do!

Use your time in doing "overkill" daily updates to fix your browser so it works and handles the simplest of tasks.

CUT THE DAMN DAILY UPDATES -0 IT IS OBNOXIOUS, CONTROLLING AND WORTHLESS.

Asked by 4johnherman 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

firefox is not using my configured cursor in ubuntu.

Normally when I am not using Firefox My cursor is different (I have changed it in settings). Yet when I use Firefox It changes to Ubuntu's Default cursor. I don't know wh… (read more)

Normally when I am not using Firefox My cursor is different (I have changed it in settings). Yet when I use Firefox It changes to Ubuntu's Default cursor. I don't know what type of information is required but I will happily provide them if you tell me about them.

Asked by Syed Muhammad Hussain 3 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 months ago

Cannot enter password for bank of america login

I am running Firefox 1.05.1 (64 bit), Mac OS 12.6, hardware: Hardware Overview: Model Name: MacBook Pro Model Identifier: MacBookPro18,2 Chip: Apple M1 Max Total Numb… (read more)

I am running Firefox 1.05.1 (64 bit), Mac OS 12.6, hardware: Hardware Overview:

 Model Name:	MacBook Pro
 Model Identifier:	MacBookPro18,2
 Chip:	Apple M1 Max
 Total Number of Cores:	10 (8 performance and 2 efficiency)
 Memory:	64 GB
 System Firmware Version:	7459.141.1
 OS Loader Version:	7459.141.1
 Serial Number (system):	CKFQYJN4QP
 Hardware UUID:	64A85AFE-6DB0-5F0B-976A-44139DF57C56
 Provisioning UDID:	00006001-000420390EF8801E
 Activation Lock Status:	Disabled

I am unable to enter a password when attempting to login to bank of america, this web page: https://secure.bankofamerica.com/login/sign-in/signOnV2Screen.go

I can enter a username, but when I click in the password entry box, no cursor appears and if I type, nothing gets entered. Works fine with Safari.

Attached screenshot is inspect of password entry box

Hope you can help, Ron 

Asked by thesearls 4 months ago

Last reply by guest26118280 3 months ago

I synced my Google bookmarks onto my firefox browser and lost all my firefox bookmarks, can I get them back

I stupidly exported my Google browser bookmarks to Firefox when setting up on a new device and lost all my firefox bookmarks from all my other devices as a result. I am u… (read more)

I stupidly exported my Google browser bookmarks to Firefox when setting up on a new device and lost all my firefox bookmarks from all my other devices as a result. I am utterly horrified and freaking out - it's years of bookmarked articles that I'd even organised into folders! Is there any way to get them back?

Asked by Andorean84 4 months ago

Last reply by Paul 3 months ago

Google Popup Never Seen Before

I've been using FF for years. Just today I started getting this Google Sign In popup on almost every site I visit. I am not signed into Google. I clear my cache/history e… (read more)

I've been using FF for years. Just today I started getting this Google Sign In popup on almost every site I visit. I am not signed into Google. I clear my cache/history every time I close the browser. I don't get this popup in Brave. Why is this happening and how can I stop it? Popup image attached

Asked by zanshinzan 3 months ago

Last reply by Dropa 3 months ago

Malware in the firefox download

I got my new Dell laptop and downloaded and installed Firefox on the windows 11 platform. I ran the F secure virus scan and it detected30 Malware files in one of the hidd… (read more)

I got my new Dell laptop and downloaded and installed Firefox on the windows 11 platform. I ran the F secure virus scan and it detected30 Malware files in one of the hidden files. F secure could not remove them so I had to delete the file manually. I like the browser but concerned of receiving malware in a brand new install. I am sending this from my old computer while the new one is downloading other programs.

Rich

Asked by rtpulse 4 months ago

Last reply by jonearthur2 3 months ago

firefox tabs close button

I am looking for a way to make the Firefox tab close button "x" bolder without affecting the background style. I tried using filter but I do not want any shadows or anyth… (read more)

I am looking for a way to make the Firefox tab close button "x" bolder without affecting the background style. I tried using filter but I do not want any shadows or anything like that just to make the item itself not bigger but bolder - any ideas? Thank you all look4

Asked by look4 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

Twitch error #3000

Hello When i try to watch a twitch stream i can't do that, it shows me this error Your browser encountered an error while decoding the video. (Error #3000). I'm in firefo… (read more)

Hello

When i try to watch a twitch stream i can't do that, it shows me this error Your browser encountered an error while decoding the video. (Error #3000). I'm in firefox, Version 105.0.1(64 bit) I tried delete data and cookies,restarting firefox and pc,starting firefox in troubleshootmode

Asked by ll7754517 4 months ago

Last reply by jh34ghu43gu 3 months ago

Restore bookmarks unsort (Unwanted sort)

I have tried to import saved bookmark (Firefox json and html save). It restores the file but automatically unsorts the booksmarks from folder and all file the links go to… (read more)

I have tried to import saved bookmark (Firefox json and html save). It restores the file but automatically unsorts the booksmarks from folder and all file the links go to my bookmark toolbar. I want to restore the way I organized them originally.

Asked by spumae 4 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 3 months ago

Import Bookmarks.html (from Firefox) Does Not Work

I am trying to copy all bookmarks from one Windows 10 PC to another. Firefox 105 to Firefox 105. I created Bookmarks.html, confirmed it contained data, but the new PC'… (read more)

I am trying to copy all bookmarks from one Windows 10 PC to another. Firefox 105 to Firefox 105.

I created Bookmarks.html, confirmed it contained data, but the new PC's import does nothing. No messages. The HDD does grind away for several seconds, then returns to rest, as though it is processing, but no bookmarks appear.

I have tried moving the html file from network fileserver to C: where Firefox is installed, but no change in behavior.

Asked by J.C. 4 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 months ago

How to set up a new Firefox install on new computer to be the same as old computer

How can I do a new install on a new computer so it will be exact same as my old computer. I don't want to have to try and get the same interface one setting at a time. … (read more)

How can I do a new install on a new computer so it will be exact same as my old computer. I don't want to have to try and get the same interface one setting at a time. Can I just copy the existing profile on my original computer to the new computers so everything is the same?

Asked by Sundancer268 3 months ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 3 months ago

Firefox105 install

Version 105 did not install and get my accounts and passwords from the previous version? This is not a good update! And your help does not HELP! Why did the Ubuntu updat… (read more)

Version 105 did not install and get my accounts and passwords from the previous version? This is not a good update! And your help does not HELP!

Why did the Ubuntu update delete all of Firefox (I will also ask on Ubuntu forum)?

Asked by fskorupski 4 months ago

Last reply by jonzn4SUSE 3 months ago

Can't swipe between apps when playing video in fullscreen Mac

If I were to put a YouTube video into fullscreen, it would do so and lock the screen in fullscreen. However, when this happens, unlike with any other browser, I can't swi… (read more)

If I were to put a YouTube video into fullscreen, it would do so and lock the screen in fullscreen. However, when this happens, unlike with any other browser, I can't swipe between apps with the 3/4 finger gesture on mac. I have to exit (esc) from fullscreen before I can use or see anything else on my desktop. If I were to use F11 to fullscreen just the browser it switches between apps fine, but when putting videos specifically in fullscreen (F) so it expands the entire screen, it locks the screen. Not sure why this happens or how to fix this.

Asked by mlau 4 months ago

Last reply by petergroft 4 months ago