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Blue border when clicking on links

I just noticed that websites are now getting a blue border when links are clicked [FF Version 103.0.2 (64-bit)] and the funny thing about it is that sometimes the border … (read more)

I just noticed that websites are now getting a blue border when links are clicked [FF Version 103.0.2 (64-bit)] and the funny thing about it is that sometimes the border disappears ... but it comes back eventually. Anyone else having the same bug?

Asked by Cezar Ayran 4 hours ago

change default background color for pdf viewer

Hello, I updated to macos Monterey yesterday and I guess I guess I also my firefox updated to 102.0.1 (64-bit)... Anyway, I was very much used to have a white background … (read more)

Hello,

I updated to macos Monterey yesterday and I guess I guess I also my firefox updated to 102.0.1 (64-bit)... Anyway, I was very much used to have a white background in firefox's built-in pdf viewer when viewing pdfs that really have a white background (for example if you download it and check it with Adobe reader, or any reader other than the viewer built-in the browser).

Now the background color is gray, and it's not convenient for me at all. I could not find the magic setting that allow to changing this behaviour... I do not use themes, so I do not mind changing something there if needed.

Could any guru help here please ? That would be much appreciated.

Asked by gonzalez1814 1 month ago

Last reply by gonzalez1814 10 hours ago

Is it worth to activate these firefox options in aboutconfig?

browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground media.autoplay.allow-extension-background-pages media.autoplay.enabled browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs browser.tabs.extraDragSpace… (read more)

browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground media.autoplay.allow-extension-background-pages media.autoplay.enabled browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs browser.tabs.extraDragSpace layers.acceleration.force-enabled gfx.webrender.enabled layers.force-active

Also is there a way to see which options have been modified easily? And to reset them all?

Asked by klappa 10 hours ago

How to get rid of hard to read black backgrounds?

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique. I've tried all the modes like light, sy… (read more)

Firefox 102esr has almost every menu, popup and screen in dark mode - which I find extremely difficult to read, given I'm antique.

I've tried all the modes like light, system etc nothing seems to fix it.

Am I going to need a stack of css code to fix it - code for each and everything I want to set back to light, or is there a setting to achieve this?

Asked by citizen1138x 6 days ago

Last reply by citizen1138x 17 hours ago

Blocking the 'Remove Extention' option from Firefox Extentions dropdown menu

I'm trying to not to have the 'Remove Extension' option be an option from the Extension drop down menu on my personal computer. After mucking around the internet, trying… (read more)

I'm trying to not to have the 'Remove Extension' option be an option from the Extension drop down menu on my personal computer.

After mucking around the internet, trying to figure out how to use .json policy files, Group Policy, whatever 'Enterprise' is, for well over an hour. I've had zero luck on finding detailed instructions about how to do anything I just mentioned, or that it's even possible. (Asides from [question] I found on this site that was solved in '21)

It sounds possible, but I can't find any directions (straightforward or vague) about how to do it.

What can I do, if anything?

Asked by c.c.d.gilmore 18 hours ago

enable firefox touchpad gesture in windows 11

I would like to have the possibility to back and forward in firefox using the touchpad twist move, like for chromium browsers. I have read there are some gestures paramet… (read more)

I would like to have the possibility to back and forward in firefox using the touchpad twist move, like for chromium browsers. I have read there are some gestures parameters in the about:config. What is the procedure to do in about:config for the twist fingers left and right do the back and forward stuff with laptop touchpad?

My OS is W11

Asked by thor94 1 day ago

dev tool language setting

Hi guys, I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in c… (read more)

Hi guys,

I'm looking for a solution to set my firefox dev tool's language separately , i wanna use french for my browser and english for my dev tool . I can do it in chrome but for firefox i can't find it . I tried setting language ,but it's useless . so i'm wondering if i missed something or just they don't have that feature .

thx

Asked by Léo Y L 1 day ago

Proxy IP with Firefox Multi Account Container

Hi Friends, I use surfahark VPN on my Macbook but recently started using Multi Account Container for keeping my social activity separate which I just love, I am trying bu… (read more)

Hi Friends, I use surfahark VPN on my Macbook but recently started using Multi Account Container for keeping my social activity separate which I just love, I am trying but unable to set custom proxy in multi account container, despite applying https://ProxyIPAddress:port it still shows my surfahark IP on whoer.net instaed of proxy IP.

It was working till 2 days back unless I had to reformat my system.

Any help, Thanks much.

Asked by ssilvakumar0101 1 day ago

"Open links in a new tab" is not working. Aug 2022

Hi guys. I see from wading through help pages that this has been an issue before. It's been happening for a couple of weeks now-ish, each time I click a link it opens it … (read more)

Hi guys. I see from wading through help pages that this has been an issue before. It's been happening for a couple of weeks now-ish, each time I click a link it opens it on the tab I'm already on (say my emails page) rather than a new tab, so then I can't refer back to my email tab for reference or to copy tracking numbers etc. I've tried in safe mode and no change. I know I can right-click>T, and that works okay, but I have to remember - as it's not normal behaviour. I found a thread to check my "about config" or something, and all seemed set correctly according to the thread - & my limited understanding.

I'm on FF 103.0.2, which is up-to-date and is set to Auto-update, as are all add-ons. I'm running Windows 10 - 21H2 OS build 19044.1889, which is also set to auto-update & reports that it is.

Does anyone know if it's a known issue and being worked on, or if a solution has been found, please? It's driving me insane! Have a great day all. :-)

Asked by The PolyGuy 2 days ago

How can I get back the earlier user surface?

My Firefox browser was recently changed from version 102.0.1. to 104.0. With the update, the user surface was changed completely. I have tried everything possible to chan… (read more)

My Firefox browser was recently changed from version 102.0.1. to 104.0. With the update, the user surface was changed completely. I have tried everything possible to change back to the earlier surface without success. I have tried to change to an earlier version. The user surface was fine, but my profile was lost! If not possible to change back to the earlier user surface, I would have to switch to a different browser after almost 20 years of using Firefox! Thank you for your assistance, Johann

Asked by js35 2 days ago

Firefox bookmark sync add-on

No bookmark sync app. Actually there is. But because of the following problem. It's like nothing. 1 Firefox login bookmarks. Unable to load old bookmarks Or it can't be o… (read more)

No bookmark sync app. Actually there is. But because of the following problem. It's like nothing.

1 Firefox login bookmarks. Unable to load old bookmarks Or it can't be overwritten and you can't pick and choose to sync. I can't give the bookmark a name. For example, save the name win10 on 07/08/22. List. If a bookmark is broken, it cannot be fixed. Or, it may not be synchronized with Linux and Windows. then My bookmarks are blank. state of nothing This is the problem with Firefox default login bookmarks.

2 I Clear Browsing Data https://addons.mozilla.org/en/firefox/addon/clear-browsing-data/?utm_source=addons.mozilla.org&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=featured I use this bookmark. then.

3 Bookmarks created by individuals https://addons.mozilla.org/en/firefox/addon/syncmarx/?src=search syncmarx

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/fvd-synchronizer/?utm_source=addons.mozilla.org&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=search EverSync Bookmarks This bookmark login will be canceled and all data will be lost. So I tried contacting the developer. No answers.

These were the problems I was facing right now.

I'm saving bookmarks manually so it's very dangerous and inconvenient. There are many cases where I forgot to save by my mistake.

thank you. I hope it improves.

Ah, Clear Browsing Data, other additional functions work normally even if you use this.


This story has nothing to do with Firefox. Because it is a problem caused by an add-on created by an individual I am aware of it too. But there is no place for me to complain.

Asked by 동우 4 days ago

Last reply by 동우 3 days ago

Opening Office.com in Multi Account Containers

I'm not sure what I did when using Multi Account Containers (Must have clicked "yes" to always open in a specific container when accessing Microsoft, www.office.com. I … (read more)

I'm not sure what I did when using Multi Account Containers (Must have clicked "yes" to always open in a specific container when accessing Microsoft, www.office.com. I enter user name and password and Firefox containers prompts me to Always open in container and I click no. It's like I'm stuck in an endless loop, each time I enter user name, password and two-factor a new tab opens and I have to do it all over again (Never getting into office.com). However, when using private windows I am able to get in. Can I turn off, "Always open in X container"? Thank you.

Asked by eskaygee33 1 week ago

Last reply by eskaygee33 4 days ago

Extension icon don't appear in the toolbar and in the customize Box, no way to access to it

Hi! i build a firefox extension and install it temporary on firefox. In the extensions and add-on tabs i can see it activated but i can't access to it because it not appe… (read more)

Hi! i build a firefox extension and install it temporary on firefox. In the extensions and add-on tabs i can see it activated but i can't access to it because it not appear in the toolbar and in the customize box.

Asked by multshibanda 5 days ago

Restore the "Open in Firefox" WITHOUT asking, and WITHOUT downloading

I have read hours of Q&A about this problem here in this forum before posting, and cannot find a solution. Until very recently, whenever I would click a link in a p… (read more)

I have read hours of Q&A about this problem here in this forum before posting, and cannot find a solution.

Until very recently, whenever I would click a link in a page, it would "Open in Firefox" in a new tab. Then after reading it or printing it or whatever I wanted to do, I could click the download [Fx98PDFviewer-DownloadButton] button if I wanted to save it, and an Explorer would open up allowing me to select where I want to put it and what I want to call it (if I wanted to change the name it comes with) before downloading/saving.

Now, when I click a link it just downloads (even though most of the time I don't want that). Despite all I've read, I've tried a dozen settings, and I CANNOT get that behavior back.

If I set the browser.download.improvements_to_download_panel to False, and select "Open with Firefox" when it prompts me, I can't get it to STOP prompting me. It prompts me EVERY TIME, even though I have checked the box repeatedly for "Do this automatically for files like this from now on"

And yet it is STILL downloading automatically when it opens for viewing in the new tab, and I am forever now cleaning and deleting crap out of my downloads.

I have my default PDF reader set to the reader I like, and when I'm NOT in Firefox, I do NOT want to have to right-click and select my preferred reader each time.

But when I AM IN FIREFOX, what I need it to do is

- Open in Firefox, in a new tab, 
- DON'T prompt me, just do it, and 
- DON'T download it, unless if I then want to keep it I click the download [Fx98PDFviewer-DownloadButton] button.

HOW CAN I GET IT THIS BEHAVIOR BACK PLEASE?

Asked by JeffNLisa 5 days ago

right-click on field puts list in upper left corner

Typically, when you right-click on a field or link or basically anywhere in a webpage the list of options appears or pops up at the point of the cursor. However, for som… (read more)

Typically, when you right-click on a field or link or basically anywhere in a webpage the list of options appears or pops up at the point of the cursor. However, for some time now they all appear in the upper left corner of the Firefox browser.

In the screenshot attached, I performed the right-click from the "Find help..." field. But the list is in the upper left corner. The list appears there regardless of where I right-click on a webpage.

Is there a way to fix this so they appear at the point of the cursor?

Asked by randysw 1 week ago

Last reply by randysw 6 days ago