All websites freeze when I use Firefox
All websites freeze when I use Firefox. I can't click in any of them... Banking online from Constant Contact, AOL. This has happened in recent weeks. Please help. My internet explore is fine. I prefer Firefox, but the question needs to be clarified.
There are a few reasons that Firefox could freeze. You should look at the troubleshooting steps in the article Firefox crashes or does not - how to fix. There a lot of useful information that should help you to solve your problem.
Hope this helps!
I keep getting the "this connection is not approved" in all the sites when I use Firefox on windows laptop 36.0.1 8. How can I overcome this.
Hi vijaysampath, please make sure first that the date, time, and time zone are set correctly on your system. If this does not solve the problem (or it is already set correctly), a possible solution depends on different factors:
- What is the error code indicated under Technical Details on the error page?
in case the error code is equal to sec_error_unknown_issuer, please try to add an exception on the bottom of the error page to verify the certificate, as shown on the attached screenshot:
- What information about the issuer of the certificate contain?
Please take these two pieces of information. Thank you!
whenever I have send an email on my hotmail my computer crashes when I use firefox! the Explorer is fine. Why so much?
This began to happen 1 week ago.
I tried to uninstall firefox a few times and it still does not work!
does anyone have a solution?
Try Firefox Safe mode to see if the problem goes away. Safe mode is a troubleshooting mode, which disables most of the modules.
(If you use it, switch to the default theme).
- You can open Firefox 4.0 + in Safe Mode holding the key SHIFT key when you open the desktop Firefox or shortcut in the start menu.
- Or open the Help menu and click on the restart with the disabled... modules menu item while Firefox is running.
Once you get the pop-up, simply select "" boot mode safe. "
If the issue is not present in Firefox Safe Mode, your problem is probably caused by an extension, and you need to understand that one. To do this, please follow article Troubleshooting extensions, themes and problems of hardware acceleration to resolve common Firefox problems .
To exit safe mode of Firefox, simply close Firefox and wait a few seconds before you open Firefox for normal use again.
Also, try to bypass the cache
Reload the Web page while bypassing the cache using one of the following steps:
- Hold down the SHIFT key and click the reload with a left click button.
- Press Ctrl + F5 or Ctrl + SHIFT + R (Windows and Linux)
- Press command + SHIFT + R (Mac)
If it does not help disable HWA used in firefox.
You will have to perhaps restart Firefox for it to take effect, so save any work first (e.g. you compose mail, documents online that you are editing, etc.).
Then perform the following steps:
- Click on the orange top left Firefox button, then select the 'Options' button, or, if there is no Firefox button at the top, go to tools > Options.
- In the Firefox options window, click the Advanced tab, and then select 'General '.
- You will find in the list of parameters, the checkbox use hardware acceleration when available . Clear this check box.
- Now restart Firefox and see if the problems persist.
In addition, please check the updates for your graphics driver by following the steps in the following knowledge base articles:
- Troubleshoot extensions, themes, and issues of hardware acceleration to resolve common problems of Firefox
I get a blue screen of death every time I use Firefox v40.0.3 and it ONLY occurs when I use Firefox.
Attempt to pass of the CPD
Flaws Driver == > HAL. DLL
Each BSoD has the same error data.
Windows XP SP3 all the drivers the most recent and running stable 3ra for this problem.
Intel Core 2 Duo 3.33GH
4 GB memory
WD 320 GB SATA drive
latest drivers nVidia Quadro FX580
HP xw4600 workstation
I have tried everything I can think of, like turning Hardware Acceleration power
What other programs I makes no difference running at the same time or what I'm doing. It happens that while I use Firefox. If Firefox is loaded in the background, but I do not actively use it, the BSoD doesn't happen.
The BSoD was caused by the WiseTdiFw.sys file that is installed in the C:\Windows directory by the system monitor sage v188.8.131.52. When this file was not able to load the BSoD stopped.
When I use Firefox as my browser for my Hotmail e-mail account (Outlook), for the first time this afternoon, some of my personal folders in the left column are missing. But if I use another browser such as Google Chrome or IE9, the files are all there.
The specific files that are missing are subfolders in the personal file, I created and named trip.
How can I get them back so that I can continue to use Firefox?
Therefore, I would appreciate your help.
Thank you very much in anticipation
If you refresh the files Panel in Firefox or if you search for them, the folders appear actually?
This occurs after you clear the cache and cookies? Mode or safe mode? Questions to troubleshoot Firefox in Safe Mode
If you open the developer tools Web console, the folders appear in the html code of the page?
If the problem persists, please file a bug in the webcompat.com where all the bugs of compatibility were studied.
I can't use the link 'Check the seats' on Delta when I use Firefox, but Safari works fine. I get the message "not available at this time" when you use Firefox, but when I go on Safari it works just fine.
I can't use the link 'Check the seats' on the website of Delta Airlines when I use Firefox, but Safari works fine. I get the message "not available at this time" when you use Firefox, but when I go on Safari it works just fine. I love Firefox but it sucks!
This problem may be caused by corrupted cookies.
Clear the cache and cookies from sites that cause problems.
"Clear the Cache":
- Firefox > Preferences > advanced > network > storage (Cache) offline: 'clear now '.
'Delete Cookies' sites causing problems:
- Firefox > Preferences > privacy > Cookies: "show the Cookies".
When you use Firefox, a site jumped upward and said it is Firefox search virus. He said then I got dangerous viruses and need to download a security program. It's for real? The site is update32.escmce.ce.ms
When you use Firefox, a site jumped upward and said it is Firefox search virus. He said then I got dangerous viruses and need to download a security program. It's for real? The site has been update32.escmce.ce.ms I googled this site and it does not exist. Now, I'm worried about security on my computer.
Sounds very similar to what I had come last week. I did not now what the site was, but I noticed that the box seems to be analysis what were the Windows system files, it could not have been real. I do not download anything either, and I think that if you have not then you are probably safe. I am far from being an expert in the field and am sure that someone with more expertise will also. I learned that the best thing to do is vacuum history of cache, cookies and remove and close the browser. Don't try not even close the box that I have read. I don't know if I did or not. I think that there is some nasty things circulating right now try to deceive us in their installation on our Macs. I agree that it's a very scary experience. I was shaking when it first happened to me.
When you use Internet Explorer, I can download files from the incredimail site. This does not work when I use Firefox. I see no differences in the settings. Can someone help me?
I can download IncrediMail gold Gallery when I use internet explore content how I want, but when I use firefox sometimes it allows me to download content from the Gallery, but would not allow me to download more, or he wouldn't let me just download
- "Clear the Cache": Tools > Options > advanced > network > storage (Cache) offline: 'clear now '.
- 'Delete Cookies' of sites that cause problems: Tools > Options > privacy > Cookies: "show the Cookies".
Start Firefox in Firefox to solve the issues in Safe Mode to check if one of the Add-ons is the cause of the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Tools > Modules > themes).
- Makes no changes on the start safe mode window.
I use Firefox version 3.0.19 and I have Windows 7. When I use Firefox as a browser, I can't print my emails. I get an error message: «not available pcfax» If I use IE I don't have no problems printing emails.
I use Firefox version 3.0.19 and I have Windows 7, which came with a new computer. When I use Firefox as a browser, I can't print my emails. I get an error message: «not available pcfax» If I use IE I don't have no problems printing emails.
This has happened
Each time Firefox opened
== 1 day with the new computer about two weeks ago.
Looks like you got the wrong printer selected.
When you get the print window, choose another printer in your printer dropdown. You seem to have a fax printer selected instead of a physical printer.
As he says, I had a difficult time with Firefox lately, and I think that it's corrupted. I tweaked the settings according to the suggestions on this forum and others like him, but they made the problem worse. I've updated to the latest version of the browser that has not helped, and I finally tried the "Reset Firefox" button, which was worse than anything. I lost my custom settings and Add-ons for nothing, the problem persists.
More frustrating is that it completely crashes whenever I click on tools > Options, so I'm not able to make changes to this new configuration. If I export my favorites safely, I will try to uninstall the browser and re - install an older version of it, but of course it now freezes when I try to export the bookmarks file.
Thus, apart from trashing it and starting over... any suggestions?
For the record, it's Firefox 28.0 (do not know what version it was the beginning of the sentence), and the window "On Firefox" said that it is up-to-date. I am running Windows XP.
Thanks for any help or enlightenment, you might be able to provide.
Some Firefox problems can be solved by performing a clean reinstall. This means that you remove Firefox program files, and then reinstall Firefox. Please follow these steps:
Note: You can print these steps or consult them in another browser.
- Download the latest version of Firefox from http://www.mozilla.org office and save the installer to your computer.
- Once the download is complete, close all Firefox Windows (click on quit in the file menu or Firefox).
- Remove the Firefox installation folder, which is located in one of these locations, by default:
- C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox
- C:\Program Files (x 86) \Mozilla Firefox
- Mac: Delete Firefox in the Applications folder.
- Linux: If you have installed Firefox with the distribution-based package manager, you must use the same way to uninstall: see Install Firefox on Linux. If you have downloaded and installed the binary package from the Firefox download page, simply remove the folder firefox in your home directory.
- Now, go ahead and reinstall Firefox:
- Double-click on the downloaded Setup file and go through the steps in the installation wizard.
- Once the wizard is completed, click to open Firefox directly after clicking the Finish button.
More information on the resettlement of Firefox can be found here.
WARNING: Uninstaller or the use of Firefox and not run a third remover as part of this process, because who could permanently delete your Firefox data, including but not limited to, extensions, cache, cookies, bookmarks, personal settings and passwords saved. These can be recovered, unless they have been backed up on an external device!
Please report back to see if this helped you!
When I go to sites like Facebook, eBay and Netflix, none of the photos that make up the Web site usually can be seen. When I use other browsers such as Chrome or Opera, I don't no problem.
I tried to delete cookies and caches, as well as disabling hardware acceleration. I also tried to start Firefox in safe mode and changing the permissons on websites to view the images. As none of them make a difference, I uninstalled Firefox and reinstalled but there is no change.
This is due to the fact that Opera and Chrome uses a different technology and loads of parts (top-down) and mozila first loading site, and then the text from the image
I prefer to use Firefox as my browser. For the last two weeks, I was not able to stay connected to Comcast and e-mail. I connect when I start the computer. If I leave the computer for a period of time, the screen saver comes on. When I come back, I have to reconnect. I am able to stay connected with IE, but I prefer to stay with Firefox as my favorites and contacts are stored here. I had Comcast technicians working on this problem without success. I deleted Firefox and reinstalled. I erased my historical cache and connected with Keep me signed to checked. Nothing seems to work.
Details such as websites to remember you (automatically log you) are stored in a cookie.
- Create a cookie 'allow' except to keep these cookies, in particular in the case of secure websites and when the cookies expire when Firefox is closed.
- Tools > Options > privacy > Cookies: Exceptions
In case you use "clear history of Firefox closing:
- do not delete Cookies
- do not delete Site preferences
- Tools > Options > privacy > Firefox will be: "Use the custom settings for history": [X] 'Clear history of Firefox closing' > settings
Note that compensation "Preferences of Site" clears all exceptions for cookies, images, windows pop up, installation of software and passwords.
Deletion of cookies will delete all specified (selected) cookies, including cookies with an exception allowing you want to keep.
If clearing cookies doesn't work, then it is possible that the cookies.sqlite file that stores the cookies is corrupted.
Rename (or delete) cookies.sqlite (cookies.sqlite.old) and delete the other files of cookies as cookies.sqlite - journal in the profile folder of Firefox in the case where the cookies.sqlite file has been corrupted.
I have always used Firefox to open my Web of Madasafish email account, but for the last five or six days, I have been unable to send new e-mail messages. I open a new message and type in the content and then send it back but when it gets to the recipient that it contains nothing other than my signature that is automatically added to outgoing messages. I tried to send messages on IE11 - same result in Firefox - no message content; Chrome - entire message arrives; Safari - all message arrives. I don't want to go back to IE11 and I am using Windows 8.1 do not use Safari. I just reinstalled Firefox and Java, but the same thing happens again. Madasafish have not an answer. What has gone wrong?
Firefox Safe mode disables extensions, so you could look at those and see which you can disable or remove for regular use. Open the page modules using either:
- CTRL + SHIFT + a
- "3-bar" menu button (or tools) > Add-ons
In the left column, click Extensions. Then see what you can stop.
Given that the extension of McAfee seems to be one that is the most likely parts of filter or block sites, you could try to simply disable that one and see if that makes a difference.
(You may need to do in 'normal' mode if you cannot use the button disable mode without failure).
Safe mode change also a few other things, but extensions are the most critical.
How to stop the irritating pop ups on the web sites, I searched using Fire Fox? My simple solution is to switch to Internet Explorer, it does not occur when I use for example
This looks like a problem possibly caused by malicious software on your pc. Please go to firefox > addons > extensions and remove any suspicious entries (toolbars, the things that you have not installed intentionally, I don't know what purpose they serve, etc.). also, go to the windows control panel / programs and remove all toolbars or potentially unwanted software from there and run a full scan of your system with the security software you have in place and various other tools such as the free version of malwarebytes & adwcleaner.
Everything is updated with Firefox on my laptop. I can't throw all the websites in the address bar. All in all, nothing happens when the site is typed into the address bar and when I click on the arrow to start, nothing happens. I can, however, Internet Explorer launches.
Thank you. I 20.1 and still does not work. Thank you again...
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