Jul 30, 2016 at 12:20 am Reply K Mick saysNot computer savvy at all. On Windows, run the System File Checker  to restore missing or corrupt system fonts.     On Mac OS, use Font Book to validate all fonts, then disable About MozillaZine Knowledge Base - Disclaimers MozillaZine and the MozillaZine Logo Copyright © 1998-2007 MozillaZine. AliceWyman 22-08-2011 06:29 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 22-08-2011 06:29 AM Follow up on on Bug 680418 - Cannot start Check This Out
A: Quick Answer Browsers may keep closing for a range of reasons, including not being updated, having problematic extensions or add-ons or conflicts with other software installed on the device. Other problems with crashing: If Firefox starts without crashing but then crashes later on, see the Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help fixing crashes article for solutions. John99 14-09-2011 04:02 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 14-09-2011 04:02 AM Top Crashes Would it possibly help to add a Fill out the Details section of the next page with as much information you have about the crash. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-crashes-troubleshoot-prevent-and-get-help
Even if that is considered potentially confusing or difficult for some users, it is going to remain essential information for some forum users. Verdi 08-08-2011 12:53 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 08-08-2011 12:53 PM Hi Leppert, This forum is for contributors to the Go to the Apple menu and select Software Update… Update Linux Make sure you have all of the latest security and stability fixes.
If the crash issue is resolved, the simplest solution is to selectively copy your important profile data to the new profile, then reinstall your added extensions and themes.  Problems with Notify me of new posts by email. I don't think we should post any additional links to malware removal applications, either in this article or in Troubleshoot Firefox issues caused by malware. Firefox Keeps Crashing Windows 7 Also, the pending revision for the download link (and this discussion updated recently) made me wonder if there are other articles that may need their download link changed for consistency?
Loved XP. Mozilla Firefox Keeps Crashing scoobidiver 21-09-2011 10:15 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 21-09-2011 10:15 AM Hi trademe23. Q: Why does my cable modem keep disconnecting? On recent Windows versions, go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Event Viewer.
Why is this helpful? Firefox Crashing A Lot It's only mentioned in the intro to help people distinguish a crash from something else like a hang or plugin-crash. That way the article is always able to provide up-to-date information, without the need for additional editorial update. For more information on how to install Firefox, see How to download and install Firefox on Windows.
For more information, see Unable to save or download files#Clear_the_download_history. http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=559565 Related discussion on the "top 20 viewed article with bad feedback" is here: /forums/knowledge-base-articles/707113 Focus on troubleshooting Verdi 04-08-2011 03:22 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email Why Does Firefox Keep Freezing It crashes when I click Reader View, which I love. Firefox Crash See my followup here: /en-US/kb/Firefox%20crashes%20when%20.../1642 A crash can also be caused by standalone applications and that's not covered above.
All rights reserved.Make Tech Easier is a member of the Uqnic Network. http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crash/firefox-shutting-down.html That's fantastic! Mar 5, 2016 at 10:47 am Reply Judy Sanhz saysHi Brigit, I would stick with C.I.D. In the right side of the window, click the Library folder to open it. Firefox Crashing On Startup
Is that so? AliceWyman 19-08-2011 04:01 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 19-08-2011 04:01 PM If you want this article to replace Firefox crashes Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English : Fix Problems : Fix slowness, crashing, error messages and other problems : Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crash/firefox-again.html To ensure that your system is clean of spyware and viruses, install, update their virus databases, and use both of these programs: Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware SuperAntispyware Portable Scanner For more information, see
See also http://kb.mozillazine.org/Show_hidden_files_and_folders#Linux Install Firefox through your package management system or follow these steps to manually install Firefox: Download a fresh copy of Firefox. Firefox Crashes All The Time Options Article History Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark as New Mark as Read Bookmark Subscribe Email to a Friend Printer Friendly Page Report abuse Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get Type in "%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Crash Reports\submitted" (including the quotation marks) and click OK.(OS X 10.6 or previous) Click the Finder icon in the dock.
AliceWyman 26-07-2011 03:49 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 26-07-2011 03:49 PM P.S. Note: Direct links to Real Media files (such as .ram or .rm links) can still be opened in the RealPlayer application itself, even though the plugin is disabled. Full Answer > Filed Under: Internet & Networking Q: What is a browser on a computer? Firefox Crashing Windows 7 ahead of updating plugins, for sure.
Another solution is to edit the prefs.js file and remove the user_pref lines for browser.startup.homepage and browser.startup.page (or else reset all preferences by deleting the prefs.js file). Crashes and won't start, even in Safe Mode was able to provide information about the crash because he found the Firefox crashes when you open it article's instructions on viewing his Starting in Firefox 4, details about your video device and driver can be found in the Graphics section of the Troubleshooting Information (about:support) page. navigate here In the application tab, right-click on the event and select Properties.
The crashing started just recently. can cause Firefox to crash frequently or Firefox may crash at startup (bug 925459). I will modify the article if no one objects to such changes. I will make an edit accordingly but not self approve.
Include any of the steps you completed above, like updating Firefox or testing for the crash in safe mode. Another cause of browser crashes is the presence of malware on the device. Making sure you have the latest version may fix your crash. When you restart Firefox, a new .plist file will be generated.
The more information you can provide the better.It's also a good idea to tell the company what page you were on when the crash occurred. Not one problem. In that case, categorize it as an admin article so that it can't be searched. See my followup here: /en-US/kb/Firefox%20crashes%20when%20.../1642 A crash can also be caused by standalone applications and that's not covered above.
It's great for de-cluttering the screen, getting rid of advertisements, and magnifying the screen to a comfortable level. Full Answer > Filed Under: Software Q: What is a browser, and what are three examples? It may not be a "self-help" tool, especially if it doesn't link to a bug report like the one in my "followup post" did but I think it should be part Note that, starting in Firefox 10, the same bug causes Firefox to hang at startup, rather than crash, with the process running in the background consuming CPU.    .
Any ideas? It does work if I enter it WITHOUT quotation marks. In other words, you should either explain how to use the Windows 7/Vista Run box (e.g., press "Windows key" + R) or give separate instructions for Windows 7/Vista. We're not affiliated or endorsed by the Mozilla Corporation but we love them just the same.