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Every time I search using Google in Firefox I get this crap.

In Chrome, it works fine.

How do I get rid of this & prevent it in the future?

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This one takes the cake. I am obviously missing something obvious.


(1) Simple php program

// proj_summary_mu.php
include "db_connect_nb.php";
$pid = $_GET['pid'];
include "pdf_MU_project.php";
// use fpdf_merge to put together
include "merge_MU_pdfs.php";

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(2) File pdf_MU_project.php attached.

Note there is ONE echo in this file. It never shows.

(3) The last few lines of pre_package_mu.php. This is significant, because the real problem shows this as the program being executed, which is NOT true.

	// do the project summaries
	header("Location: proj_summary_mu.php?pid=". $pid);
	//header("Location: package.php?pid=" . $pid);

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(4) Browser display of code as run (attached) . Earlier today I had echos that show this; they have bee removed, I have checked source on the server, they are NOT there. I ran it in FireFox AFTER clearing the cache. Don't know how to clear cache in chrome. Ran it there, identical result

As best I can see, this is impossible.
The following partial code represents a Bootstrap 4 form. I am trying to style the placeholder text, but haven't been able to select it.  Using FireFox browser, I've tried variations  of the following: Hopefully anybody show me how this is done.

.l-footer {
  display: flex;
  position: relative;
  flex-flow: column wrap;
  justify-content: flex-start;
  align-items: center;
  background-color: $black-black;

  &-left-section {
    flex-basis: 1 1 0;
    display: block;
    order: 3;
    text-align: center;
    border: .1rem solid $white-white;
    padding: 2rem 3rem;
    margin: 0 auto;
    max-width: 90vw;
    &__form-container {
      min-width: 100%;
      margin-bottom: 3rem;

       &form.newsletter-signup::-moz-placeholder {   /* Firefox 19+   For newer FF also tried  &form.newsletter-signup::placeholder  */
        @media (max-width: 319.98px) {
          font-size: $font-size-base * .65;

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<div class="l-footer container-bleed">
        <div class="l-footer-left-section container">
          <p class="l-footer-left-section__newsletter">

          <div class="l-footer-left-section__form-container">
            <form class="newsletter-signup" action="" name="form-signup-newsletter">
              <input type="hidden" name="env_report" value="REMOTE_HOST,REMOTE_ADDR,HTTP_USER_AGENT,AUTH_TYPE,REMOTE_USER">
              <div class="form-group">
                <label class="sr-only" for="input-email">Email</label>
                <input type="email" class="form-control" id="input-email" placeholder="Enter Your Email">

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Somehow, when I go to, I now get this.

How do I fix that?

I'm using Firefox, I don't have time to try other browsers.

It’s says can’t find profile when I try to open it. Any advice on how to fix it?
var nestedtablesettings = {
    "iDisplayLength": 20,
    "bLengthChange": false,
    "bFilter": true,
    "bSort": true,
    "bInfo": false,
    "drawCallback" : function() {
        var appendDownloadLink = $("table table td .dataTables_filter");
        appendDownloadLink.each(function(i, e) {
            var label = $('label', e);
            $(e).html('<a class="export-circuits" href >Export circuits</a>').append(label);

            $(".export-circuits").on("click", function(e){
                circuit = $(this).closest('tr').prev('tr').children('td').eq(1).text();
                hpath = "exportCircuits?organisationID="+getbusinessID+"&interfaceName="+circuit;
                $(this).attr("href", hpath);

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I am trying to add an export link on the nested datatable.  When I try to see my result on Chrome and Firefox, it is working perfectly.

The result on chrome and Firefox
<div id="nested-datatable-covertab_0_row_0_tab_0_row_0_tab_0_filter" class="dataTables_filter"><a class="export-circuits" href="">Export circuits</a><label>Search:<input type="search" class="" placeholder="" aria-controls="nested-datatable-covertab_0_row_0_tab_0_row_0_tab_0"></label></div>

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On the IE, it removed the data from label elements.
<div id="nested-datatable-covertab_0_row_0_tab_0_row_0_tab_0_filter" class="dataTables_filter"><a class="export-circuits" href="">Export circuits</a>

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From my research, IE has got some issue with jquery append method.

Any helps would be highly appreciated.

I have a cloud based program that certain links open up in a completely new 'sub window'.  Original window in the browser remains.  I can perform tasks in this new window.  HOwever, when I select another link that uses a 'sub window' also, the previous 'sub window' is replaced by the new one.  Is there a way to get these to not replace each other or have them open up in a new tab on the browser instead.

Thanks in advance, it's driving me crazy :)
vSphere web client fails to load in Firefox or other browsers. we get message:
"An internal error has occurred - Error #2134"
Please see enclosed screen-shot which includes 'error stack' as well. Have tried clicking on both Yes and No, to reload the client. Neither option works.
Have cleared the cache many times and have rebooted the machine as well. This happens on one machine only.
The vCenter and ESXi hosts are at version 6.5. The OS of client is Windows 10. Please suggest a fix. Thanks.

vSphere web Client errorAKK
HP Desktop 5082vS3 (750-114) really sluggish now, mostly due to Chrome and Edge, Firefox somewhat. Really bogged down. 12 GB RAM, 64-bit PC, Windows 10 (OS 17134.523). 1.7 TB storage free ... PC probably 3 years old.

Lots of Windows / tabs open, but I do the same at work, and my no-brand gov't desktop runs fine and CPU, Memory, and Disk are all good.

I don't do anything fancy, how can I clean this up? See attached.  Not sure what "Disk Usage" is and why it's often at 100% or pretty high.
My client about to roll out a new cloud based Event Reporting system.
Unfortunately due to compatibility issues they are unable to access this via Internet Explorer, which is there default browser. Instead, users will be required to use either Chrome, Firefox or Edge.

We would like to investigate the below option of formatting a link in IE so that it opens up a Chrome browser. This would enable users to continue using our default browser whilst still being able to access this new system.

Any advise on how achive this?
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I am using Firefox 64.0.2 (64-bit) and when ever I mistype a URL in the URL bar it gives me search results from Yahoo!.  How do I change this so that it will show the results from Google?
I am using FF 64 and I inadvertently turned off my Most Visited sites option on my start page.  How do I get it back?
Hello Everyone,

when i open my firefox mozilla i receive the following error: Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded, it may be missing or inaccessible.

i tried to unistall Firefox many times but every time after a brand new install i receive the same message.

how can i fix this problem ? what should I try please ? i am running windows 10
In Firefox 52.9.0 I have tabs appearing all over the tab bar when first opened.  They also do not slide left when an intervening tab is closed.

Firefox does not collapse tabs
There is an extensive userchrome.css:

 * Edit this file and copy it as userChrome.css into your
 * profile-directory/chrome/

 * This file can be used to customize the look of Mozilla's user interface
 * You should consider using !important on rules which you want to
 * override default settings.

 * Do not remove the @namespace line -- it's required for correct functioning
@namespace url(""); /* set default namespace to XUL */

/* Remove the hamburger menu button */
#PanelUI-menu-button {display: none;}

/* Move Tab Bar to below Toolbar, increase the tabs height */
#TabsToolbar{-moz-box-ordinal-group:10000!important; height: 22px !important; min-height:22px!important;}

/* Change the tab throbber to the old animation */
.tab-throbber {
  list-style-image: url("chrome://browser/skin/places/searching_16.png") !important;
.tab-throbber[busy] {
  list-style-image: url("chrome://global/skin/icons/loading_16.png") !important;
.tab-throbber[progress] {
  list-style-image: url("chrome://global/skin/icons/loading_16.png") !important;

/* Disable tab icons */
.tabbrowser-tab .tab-icon-image{ display:none!important; }

/* Disable 'open all in tabs' */
.openintabs-menuitem {
  display: none;


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I have a server that has a certificate configured for SSL but evidently is not sending intermediate certificate information.
Some Firefox browsers seem fine with this and other throw an error that the site is not trusted/valid. Any idea why
there would be a difference?

The server is not sending the required intermediate certificate.

This server needs to be configured to include DigiCert's intermediate certificate to avoid trust errors in web browsers.

If you manage this server, you can download the file from this link or from your customer account area.

Follow the directions on our certificate installation guide to install the missing intermediate.

If you have any problems correcting this issue, please contact our helpful support team and we would be happy to assist.
I want to clear all web browser's cache using iMacro, I can't find any option?

I'm running the imacro under Firefox 55.0.2
iMacro add-on version 9.0.3

Javascript solution using imacro code also valid as an answer since the most of my macros are playing through the Js code.

NOTE: I don't want to remove the cookies.
Every time I search for store locations or other things that use the zip code for location all the browsers enter a zip code that is not correct (and one I've never lived in). How can I change that. Firefox is my default browser. OS is Windows 10 Pro
Hi Experts,

       I want to create a colored scrollbar like this(green color).  Please see the below image for reference.   I read some articles stating Firefox doesn't allow colored scrollbar. is it true?

colored scroll bar
Please get back to me.  

With Many thanks,

Bharath AK
Hi- a computer tech here replaced our hard drive, which was crapping out. He said he moved everything over, but we had to download and reinstall Thunderbird email client and Firefox.

The problem is, we don't have the bookmarks or histry in FF, and we created a new profile in Thunderbird, but we don't have any of the old folders or sent emails.

Now, we do have a macrium reflect image which I can browse, from just a few days ago. I copied the profiles from appdata into each of the profile folders on the new C drive.

But still no luck. What am I missing? Thanks!
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Using Outlook Web Access (OWA) to an Exchange 2010 server with Firefox. In the compose new message window I am unable to attach a file. I click the paperclip icon in that window's toolbar and get no response. The other buttons on the toolbar are also unresponsive. It is not a problem with other browsers and it also works in Firefox with the "light" version of OWA. I tried removing any popup restrictions but it didn't help. Seems to have started recently, presumably after a Firefox update. I have also tried updating the Exchange server without effect.

What could be the problem? Where should I focus my investigations?
hello Everyone,

can someone provide step by step guide on how to restore the data in a FirefoxOLD firefox data browser using the "Old Firefox Data" folder placed on the desktop by Firefox during a browser upgrade.

I was upgrading the Firefox browser, as usual it create a data backup folder and it place it on the desktop. when i restarted the computer the new Firefox browser is working but completely new. non of the bookmarks or favorites have been saved. So i hope i can recovery the favorites from the folder i have in the desktop.  

i tried for option to restore or import but i can t find any. can someone please help me to restore the favorites ?

I am attaching the folder created by Firefoc hopefully containing all de data belonging to the old browser before the upgrade,

Thank you
Hello Community Members

I have Edge as "MY FAVOURITE" browser BUT also access/use Chrome and Firefox

Trying to organize My favourites EDGE as have about 30 bookmark folders BUT CANNOT seen to do it lol

Want to:

      1) A-Z and/or Z-A
      2) Use Categories / Keywords
      3) And Tags and Colour Management
IF not Keywords and Tags (are) the same - thing ?

Has anyone got some idea of any apps ALREADY there for this OR an extension for the browser

Or know a coder/programmer who could do it ALSO I have Visual Studio Community (just installed a few days/weeks ago) and do it My-self !

Time and your help AND advice is SO MUCH VALUED !

Best ALWAYS Paul M
My daugther is currently often shown on TV (malformation of the arm at birth in France...)
I can see it afterwards via several TV station on Firefox : is there a way to record these ?
And also an easy way to copy press articles ?

window.close is not working Mozilla firefox. Anybody having idea on this. Please provide suggestion for this.
I have been using MalwareBytes for many years.  I purchased the product and have the Premium version installed.

I use Firefox as my browser and the Google '' page as my search screen.  

This combo has worked perfectly over many years but now I'm getting these popup on every search I try from the Google page.  It does not happen when I try to search form another page such as MSN.
MalwareBytes Message 1Malware Bytes Message 2

This is only happening in Firefox.  It does not happen when I google search from with Explorer 11.






Mozilla Firefox is a free and open-source web browser developed by Mozilla Foundation. It is available for use on Windows, macOS, Linux, and BSD operating systems.