Or would they be too "volatile" for this generic article? AliceWyman 16-06-2015 01:24 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 16-06-2015 01:24 PM P.S. About Contact Us Donate Contribute to this site Privacy Cookies Legal Report Trademark Abuse Mozilla: Twitter (@mozilla) Facebook (Mozilla) Instagram (@mozillagram) Firefox: Twitter (@firefox) Facebook (Firefox) YouTube (firefoxchannel) English (US) Sign Firefox for Android Web browser for Android smartphones and tablets Firefox for iOS Firefox for iPhone, iPad and iTouch devices Firefox Focus Automatic privacy browser and content blocker. http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crash/firefox-shutting-down.html
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Will I lose my bookmarks, passwords and add-ons? For Windows, we could suggest starting in Windows Safe Mode, as mentioned in MozillaZine's article, If Firefox also crashes when you try to start in Firefox Safe Mode but Firefox will Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Options Article History Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark as New Mark as Read Bookmark Subscribe Email to a Friend Printer Friendly Page Report abuse My Mac won't shut down after updating Try a clean reinstall (see Firefox keeps crashing at startup). Scan your computer for malware. Firefox Crashing A Lot Content security, anti-phishing technology and antivirus/antimalware integration ensures your browsing experience is as safe as possible.
which includes older bugzilla links after this paragraph: Problems with Firefox program files can cause Firefox to crash at startup, even in Firefox Safe Mode. Firefox Keeps Crashing Windows 7 Content available under a Creative Commons license. ideato 02-01-2015 06:03 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 02-01-2015 06:03 AM John99 said I have a pending edit too the Download a fresh copy of Firefox.
See Get help fixing this crash for details. Firefox Crashes All The Time I am not suggesting long discussions or preventing self approval, but I consider discussions may create an overview of what is intended and help prevent both duplication and gaps in article I will modify the article if no one objects to such changes. No spam, we promise.
Often the Firefox folder is within a hidden .mozilla folder. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1089180 As this one is apparently the easiest to find it would seem sensible also to explicitly link this back to the general article Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help Firefox Crashes Even if the discussion is limited or even just acting as a note from the writer editor at least we then see what the intentions are. Firefox Crashing Windows 7 A clean install will not delete your bookmarks, saved passwords, add-ons or other personal information.
To resolve, reinstall Firefox. http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crash/firefox-and-ie-crash.html Anyway, both Firefox crashes when you open it and MozillaZine's article mention other installed software or malware can cause Firefox to crash at startup. Request to be a Contributor Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors. I'll make a revision to remove the references to Firefox 32 and another one to the Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help fixing crashes, to link to this article. Mozilla Firefox Keeps Crashing
An example, which used to be linked from the main Firefox crashes article if you check /en-US/kb/firefox-crashes-troubleshoo.../history: Uninstall BitGuard to fix crashes with Firefox The old "Latest Firefox issues" article also Perhaps it would be a good idea to do that more often i.e pre chemspill and maybe instead of writing a long free-standing article put in suitable keywords and brief explanations About Contact Us Donate Contribute to this site Privacy Cookies Legal Report Trademark Abuse Mozilla: Twitter (@mozilla) Facebook (Mozilla) Instagram (@mozillagram) Firefox: Twitter (@firefox) Facebook (Firefox) YouTube (firefoxchannel) English (US) Sign http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crash/firefox-again.html This will open up the Terminal window.
For the record, I moved the section on uninstalling other software/malware after the Firefox clean install section, based on 1) Write articles for the Knowledge Base (finding and removing troublesome software/malware Firefox Crash Report Request to be a Contributor Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors. Thunderbird Email software for Windows, Mac and Linux Support Questions Ready to Get Involved?
Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux. Read more about the top recommended add-ons for Mozilla Firefox. John99 06-01-2015 01:57 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 06-01-2015 01:57 PM Thanks Alice, for the enlightening comments. Why Does Firefox Keep Freezing Also note that a new search summary may be needed, if more solutions are added.
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Type in or paste the following and press enter: sudo killall launchservicesd && sudo killall Dock Customize this article Firefox Version 51 Version 50 Version 49 Version 48 Version 47 Version Content available under a Creative Commons license. I disabled my Ad-blocker TechRadar The source for Tech Buying Advice Search RSS Reviews How To Phones TVs Laptops Deals Photography More Car Tech Wearables Tablets Components Audiovisual Gaming Computing Downloads Double-click on the downloaded file and follow the prompts to continue the installation process.
Firefox for Android Web browser for Android smartphones and tablets Firefox for iOS Firefox for iPhone, iPad and iTouch devices Firefox Focus Automatic privacy browser and content blocker. Sign In Help English (US) cancel turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches Discussions I think it is always a good idea to start discussions before new articles are created, and before major changes are made. Advertisement Advertisement Related Software Google Translate 2.0.6 Windows Media Player Firefox Plugin 188.8.131.52 Internet Explorer 11.0 Windows 7 1stBrowser 45.0.2454.139 Google Chrome for Work 32-bit 43.02357.124 Google Chrome for Work 64-bit
AliceWyman 02-01-2015 07:38 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 02-01-2015 07:38 AM P.S. At present we probably have no need to tightly limit the number of articles and I think your suggestions are good, and probably simpler than trying to resurrect the old archived Customize this article Firefox Version 51 Version 50 Version 49 Version 48 Version 47 Version 46 Version 45 Linux Mac Windows XP Windows 7/Vista Windows 8 Windows 10 Firefox for Android I was thinking maybe we should leave the article as-is for now but it you want to add something else, go for it!
I see that Joni has a pending revision to add a new section on scanning for malware and removing software known to cause startup crashes. Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English Mozilla Support - English Choose a product or ask the Community. Delete the Firefox installation folder (located in one of these folders by default): C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox Download a fresh copy of Firefox. Download Here Check out our guide to alternative browsers if you're looking for something a little different.
Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English Mozilla Support - English Choose a product or ask the Community. They created the tab structure that has been adopted by most other browsers. For more information on how to install Firefox, see How to download and install Firefox on Windows. Try a clean install If crashes are preventing you from starting Firefox, even in Firefox Safe Mode, a clean install will often fix the problem.