Instead of choosing a download folder you can try resetting the browser. Even imported all Bookmarks, Passwords, Add-ons,Themes, Saved Forms, Profile Data, Cookies, seemingly even Add-on settings — just needed 1 restart of computer b4 that it still displayed deactivated add-ons. Does Microsoft or Google Opera or any other developer of a browser have to pay Google to let them make their browser web extension compatible? If you have the avg browser plugin enabled, disable it. If you still have a copy of that application, you might try this approach. Download history is now stored in the , in the same file as browsing history.
First, can you check whether it got installed? Why don't you try using a download manager with the capability to resume broken downloads, then watch with vlc. You aren't downloading two at a time, are you? Polygamy is ok in your book too. Did you make any changes to your firewall, like an update or anything? I went to the Mozilla Profile folder and into Firefox Profile. The organization needs to renew the certificate or create a new one to resolve the issue. After about 6 hours, they seem to have a fix but still need verification. First, can you check whether it got installed? So if you wish to update 1. There are some great legacy add-ons which have never failed me, were constantly updated and competently supported.
Rick I have exactly the same problem except I can't exactly link it to upgrading to latest version of Win 10. Add-ons on the other hand have always remained a primary advantage of Firefox to the current day, and certainly have attracted a whole bunch of users. People voting for decisions, you know. This option has been enabled for 2 days. If you cannot work around the problem or resolve it by updating the software, consider using another security product.
As in does Mozilla have to pay Google a Licensing Fee to use web extensions in Firefox? This is misleading some users, who are like you prone to think that two strictly separate things performance improvements and legacy add-on deprecation are closely linked, when in fact they are not. Click the button promising to be careful or accepting the risk. Not having a way for the user to override and load the extensions anyway is arrogance. Having read the comments here and on other articles about Firefox, I believe that it is time to start moderating the comments. Here click Check for updates and if the update is there then click to update your Firefox browser.
Another issue that some users may experience is that custom settings may not be available anymore. This security certificate error can only be solved from the website end and you cannot do anything about it. But then Chrome came around, and took all those users with it, since it as in turn faster than Firefox. Can you detail the process? It is getting harder and harder for me to continue using Firefox when Mozilla seems to break it deliberately for mostly unexplained-in-advance reasons and little though given to the fact that add-ons they find useful are available for some browsers but not others is a major factor in the decision of many people as to what browser suits them best. Try saving to disk first and then opening this file.
What do you think you will accomplish by complaining about the same thing over and over again here on Ghacks? Is it because they can do it anonymously and there are no consequences? Also it is good practice to keep your firefox updated as to remain secure, bugs free and for better performance. Important: this folder is hidden by default on Windows and Linux. He should have ignored them and stayed. Hi whatthe, there are some glitches with the addition of the new certificate in Firefox 66. I kept escalating the issue which got Firefox working. And shame on Mozilla, this is really Microsoftesque! Also, but you wrote above that it was the case, always keep — even with those two. For some reason, having a master password set in Firefox 55 or earlier can cause a problem.
Unfortunately, right now the advantages Firefox holds over its competitors are going away one by one. I promise to try and calm myself down if the same goes for everyone else here. If so, how to get a real uninstall and new install? If you sell dustbins, you want to sell them to everybody. Then clear the flag indicating to Firefox that you already got the update so it tries again. Nothing has worked to restore its operation.
Based on your settings, downloads of executable files e. What of the things I wrote here was factually wrong? Some of us like how Firefox handles Bookmarks, Tabs and honors our Coookie Exceptions, unlike you- i guess and we want multi-process and look forward to a faster, more reliable browser that the future holds for Firefox, unlike you. The adblock plus user settings were not imported so I unfortunately I will be starting fresh with that. Chrome is a huge memory hog these days too, btw. I do not have the extensions. Welcome to the brave new dystopia. Except replace state here with American multinational.