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Questions tagged [firefox]

Mozilla Firefox is a free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite.

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Clear Proxy credentials from firefox

I set up my first http proxy server in Non-transparent mode :) I then set it up to for auto-detection. Even better. But my favorite browser, firefox, is storing my credentials. So I can't switch ...
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Firefox dynamic default preference configuration

My users are all on NFS home directories and with hundreds of users all using Firefox it generates a bit of traffic reading/writing to the disk cache. As a result, I'd like to move the default ...
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HTTP/2 returning weird symbols

So I switched my nginx server over to use HTTP/2, and it works for Edge and Chrome. On IE11 however I'm getting no response, only this: http://i.imgur.com/zGRI6th.png On firefox the page simply ...
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How to install GTK3 on Amazon Linux?

I cannot install Firefox on my amazon linux machine. All articles I can google tells about GTK2 but how can I Install GTK3? Thank you.
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Firefox ESR: Permissions

I have recently setup a development 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Host Server to test Firefox ESR 10.0.3. I can set the options to not check for updates and that works correctly. However a standard user ...
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IE, FireFox LDAP issues

We have an intranet site, with no known updates pushed to the server over the weekend. This morning, when attempting to validate with LDAP credentials via single sign on in IE, we receive Access ...
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Firefox instance started by selenium occasionally becomes unresponsive

I'm running a web application under Tomcat 7, Ubuntu 14.04 that starts an instance of Firefox (currently version 29) using the Java Selenium driver to take screenshots of simple locally defined web ...
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Firefox - Intranet SSL

I am running Firefox Quantum 65.0.1. I have an intranet site that I need to use SSL with. My SSL certificate works fine in Chrome and IE. I have access to the CSR, PEM, KEY, CERT, and P12 file for ...
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Firefox ESR 52.5.2 Auto Enable Add-On

Is there a way to force a specific add-on to always be enabled? During certain software updates the add-on in question is automatically disabled (No idea why) and because this add-on is required to ...
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Empty page with Firefox (all OS) and Nginx

I don't understand why, but I only have an empty page with Firefox (iOS, MacOS X and Windows last versions) when I use the code below. The same code works perfectly with Safari and IE. Could you ...
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How to get Google Cloud Shell within Firefox ESR 52.5.0 on CentOS6 to work reliably?

In a single browser window, Google Cloud Shell only lets me have one instance that is not corrupt. Screenshots explain. Is there something one can do using Firefox 57 Quantum on Windows 10 or ...
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Add pulseaudio to Porteus kiosk 3.7.0 32 bit

I try to add pulseaudio-9.0-i586-1.xzm and firefox-56.0.1-i686-1.xzm modules to Porteus kiosk 3.7.0 32 bit. I need pulseaudio package, because starting from version 52 Firefox only produce sound via ...
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Browser (chrome, firefox) download static file slow with nginx, not with apache2

I'm struggling with the fact that when having Nginx serving a 1.8 Gb file, when I put the URL in either Chrome or Firefox the download goes with 5 Mb/s, when I do it with wget or curl, same url, same ...
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how to validate dhparams in apache <=2.4.6

How can I validate that I've properly setup my Apache 2.4.6 server with a custom 2048-bit (or 4096-bit) dhparams config? Following the weakdh.org sysadmin guide, I created my own dhparams.pem file ...
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Dropbox Account still logged on after switching Windows account

at our association we are running Windows Server 2012 Essentials, so that our members can log on with their own accounts. Recently, it happened that someone didn't log off their Dropbox account and ...
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Website response from Nginx empty over TLS in firefox, but fine over http and in other browsers

I already posted here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/41138169/website-does-not-open-in-firefox-no-error-opens-in-chrome-and-safari-though but I guess serverfault might actually be the better ...
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CSP response header causes firefox to abort loading of website

only in Firefox (recent and legacy) a website of mine is answered with a status code 200 but Firefox simply aborts without any error message. The server logs also show no issue. By going through the ...
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Same html source code via two servers rendered differently

I am in the process of migrating my website from one host to another and noticed strange behavior: Identical html page served from two different hosting servers render identical on Chrome, Internet ...
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apache connection was reset while the page was loading on windows 2008 server

I'm running a php script in windows 2008 server using xampp server, the script works normaly until I check some pages,it start loading I get this error in firefox : The connection to the server was ...
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Firefox presenting “Secure Connection Failed” page for our certs

Firefox does not like our internal certificates. I'm trying to figure out why... tl;dr - Our internal IIS servers, signed with our internal CA, present a "Secure Connection Failed" page, with ...
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Hosts file doesn't work with .com host names

My /etc/hosts file is configured as following: 127.0.0.1 localhost mysitea.local mysiteb.com www.mysiteb.com www.mysitea.local And I have my Apache virtual hosts setup accordingly: <...
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Server-side print to PDF of HTML file in /tmp?

I'm working on a project where we need consistent printing of certain pages, and PDFs are made for that. The customers also like to have some local copies, so this would be a two-fold win. Things get ...
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Remote home, two desktops at the same time: firefox and thunderbird can't be run on both

We're using Ubuntu desktops with remote homes mounted via NFS. It's working ok overall, but we're facing a problem now with thunderbird and firefox. Some users have two identical desktops running at ...
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FirePHP on Apache2 cause 502 error

I've got a problem with FirePHP. FirePHP doesn't work anymore on my Server (Debian 6 Squeeze with Apache2). When I am loading my site in my Firefox with FirePHP enabled, I receive an 502 error and an ...
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HTTPS Site Accessed through IE but can not accessed through firefox

Recently upgraded Apache version to 2.2.19, have done configuration (https) as usual, while trying to access the applications through IE its working fine. But while trying to access through Firefox, ...
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How can I force a firefox persona skin on all computers in my domain?

I would like to force a specific firefox persona skin on all my domain members. How can I do it?
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Mac 10.6.7 Firefox office 2011 file association for all users

I need to work out a way to have Firefox 4 or 3.6 on OSX to auto open Word, Excel and Powerpoint file types from a local intranet. I have setup Firefox under a localuseradmin with the file types set ...
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Apache2 crashes with Firefox on SSL requests and works fine with IE

We have a server with multiple SSL-enabled vhosts, certificate is the same for all of them. SNI does not seem to be enabled. When I try to open any url (even the one which is supposed to throw 404 ...
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how to block mailto in firefox running on windows 10

We used to be able to block mailto: window on firefox from poping up when someone clicked on a mailing address, but upgraded to windows 10 and on some pdf files if we click on an email address add an ...
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Query string parameters get shuffled

We're observing some strange behavior of the data send to our systems from a javascript since 9/9/2015. The problem shows up when the query string is send to our servers. Some values of the ...
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Delegation works on some browsers but not on others

I've been trying to make Kerberos delegation work across all browsers, but I'm having no luck. I'm running a Java web server on Linux and Windows. Firefox (64 bit) on Linux: Receive the ticket and ...
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Selenium in virtual machine is slower than desktop

I've set up a kvm virtual machine, CentOS 6 on both guest and host. I'm using selenium on the guest in order to test a web site. However, it loads significantly slower than trying to hit the web site ...
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Firefox no sound Windows Server 2016 RDS

No sound in Firefox version 57 and up in Windows Server 2016 Remote Desktop Services. Which means none of the users of RDS have sound when browsing with Firefox. Audio works, Google Chrome browser has ...
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Benchmarking websites via a browser to check loading times of a server?

I'm looking for a benchmarking tool to help find out the loading times of a website, I what to be able to run it like 250 times automatically to work out if a series of changes improves things or not. ...
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Ways to manage & automate Chromium & Firefox updates & releases for Windows clients?

Given the privacy concerns & data stealing via Chrome & Microsoft browsers, we'd like to do this for our Windows client machines. Here I am specifically asking about Firefox & Chromium ...
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How to watch firefox/chrome running headlessly [under xvfb] on remote headless machine?

I have my selenium tests running on a jenkins server installed on a ubuntu headless machine [remote on AWS] using xvfb buffer, there are times when the tests gives false failures may be because of ...
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Hyphen character encoded as “%2D” with IIS6

A customer has set up a website on a server IIS6. In older versions of Firefox, they have a problem with a URL containing a hyphen character. When they request http://www.example.es/mas-info they ...
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CORS Fails on CloudFront Distribution with Nginx Origin

I have a CloudFront distribution set up with an Nginx server as the origin (a Media Temple DV server, to be specific). I enabled the Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * header so fonts will work in Firefox....
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Why firefox handle urlencode differently with apache mod-rewrite B flag?

Recently I have encontered a strange problem about urlencode, I happened to have a "+" in my both pathinfo and querystring parts of the url. For exampele: http://example.com/A + B?s=C + D I use ...
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Why does Firefox show SSL_ERROR_BAD_CERT_DOMAIN with a self-signed wildcard certificate, but other browsers do not?

I assigned a self signed wildcard certificate to an OpenWRT (LEDE) router LUCI (uHTTPd) system. The CA which signed this certificate got added to all browsers as trusted certificate authoritiy. It ...
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Selenium webdriver raises connection refused error when running under a service account

I am trying to start selenium with the firefox webdriver as a python celery task that runs under a service account. I can run the webdriver as a normal user, but when trying to run it as a service ...
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SSL Error when pressing CTRL+F5 (overwriting cache) in Firefox

I have an nginx server which fails to correctly delive ssl, when a user presses ctrl+shift+r or ctrl+F5. These shortcuts reload the page and bypass the browser cache. It seems to work in Chrome and ...
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nginx SSL configuration for Firefox Browser

it seems I have run into a Problem I just can't seem to get solved. Firefox I have tested the setup with Chrome, IE and Safari and it seems only Firefox has a Problem with my SSL configuration on ...
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Firefox unable to connect ssl

I'm trying to setup my site through ssl. Apache starts without trouble but firefox gives me the following error: 'Unable to connect'. My virtualhost config: <VirtualHost _default_:443> ...
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SSL certificate configuration is rejected by Firefox

I am trying to get a secure website work over SSL. Since the site is used only by company employees, it's SSL certificate is emitted by our sysadmin, based on home-produced CA root certificate (via ...
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Altering hostname-IP mapping within a browser

A common way to test an existing website on a new server before switching it to production by updating the DNS record is to change the hosts file on a development machine (/etc/hosts on *NIX systems, ...
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DNS Server Failure

I think I have an odd DNS situation on my hands. We have two Windows Server 2008R2 DNS servers that all of our campus machines use. We are unable to get to the site cdbaby.com in any web browser. We ...
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Error Code 11004: Host not found from Firefox (but works on IE7 and Chrome)

I have a custom localhost, let´s say beta_localhost. The DNS is configured and I can access it without problem from Chrome and from IE7. It get this error from Firefox: Error Code 11004: Host not ...