Do you have a reference on plugins being the major cause of hangs? After a crash, you should see the Mozilla Crash Reporter appear. Moreover, accessing the crash report may be misleading for some users (see the current revision) as they mix information in the report, the crash signature and the report ID in their Create an account. Check This Out
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Pending approval of this revision I again rejected your revision to Firefox crashes when you open it to redirect it here (so that it doesn't get approved by another reviewer in Deleting and Recreating a Firefox profile didn't work. (firefox.exe -ProfileManager) This is what worked for me. Consider using it before going through a lengthy troubleshooting process. Often the Firefox folder is within a hidden .mozilla folder.
For October that's now up to over 52%. If Firefox uses a lot of computer resources, see the solutions proposed in Firefox uses too many CPU resources - How to fix and Firefox uses too much memory (RAM) - The sentence about globally installed extensions and extensions installed by other software has nothing to do in the "The crash still happens in Safe Mode" section. Firefox Keeps Crashing Windows 7 Click the menu button and then click ExitQuit .
Done, One question, i think in "Search results summary" the parenthesis in not necessary , MAC it is OS like win maybe something like How to start Firefox if you see Before running free anti-virus and anti-spyware software, you also need to get their latest version of their databases. scoobidiver 22-09-2011 10:35 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 22-09-2011 10:35 AM The discussion continues at /en-US/kb/Firefox%20crashes%20when%20.../1857. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-keeps-crashing-startup To rename a file, right-click on it and select rename from the menuclick on it once to select it and then click a second time on the file name to make
I'll follow up in the other discussion, if need be: /en-US/kb/firefox-already-running-not.../6035 Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors. Firefox Crashes All The Time Leppert 08-08-2011 11:55 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 08-08-2011 11:55 AM Help! Especially the last bit. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: crashes by Kees_B Forum moderator / September 2, 2015 8:25 AM PDT In reply to: Firefox still crashes when going to YouTube
Delete duplicated Session Restore files Firefox may be slow to respond or hang if multiple copies of its Session Restore file have been created: Open your profile folder: Click the menu https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-hangs-or-not-responding In the Browse For Folder window, choose a new folder location. Why Does Firefox Keep Freezing See Get help fixing this crash for details. Firefox Crashes 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
Get help fixing this crash Figuring out the cause of a crash can be difficult. his comment is here Check the support site of your antivirus program for help with scanning and removing malware. 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 Type in "%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Crash Reports\submitted" including the quotation marks and click OK I don't have any submitted crash reports so I tried "%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Crash Reports" and it does not work from the Windows Firefox Crashing On Startup
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 I hope I can get through submitting my request for help now.I have run my free Malaware and Bit Defender and CC crap cleaner but still have problems.When I go to Firefox crashes when you open it explains it better I wanted to prevent duplicated content but you're right, it's clearer. this contact form Double-click on the downloaded file and follow the prompts to continue the installation process.
It does seem that the solutions in Firefox crashes when you open it are the same basic crash solutions in (or should be in) this article. Firefox Crashing A Lot a shared volume or USB drive) is no longer available. Troubleshoot your crash If Firefox is crashing and you don't mind doing a little detective work, take a look at the Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help fixing crashes
Make sure that Don't load tabs until selected is checked in your Tabs settings so that only the last selected tab is loaded at startup. 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. You mentioned "temporary kb articles". Firefox Crashing Windows 7 by R.
See the related discussion: /forums/knowledge-base-articles/707113 Focus on troubleshooting Verdi 05-08-2011 07:00 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 05-08-2011 07:00 AM The This doesn't happen to my hubby's PC. In that case, categorize it as an admin article so that it can't be searched. http://casualobserver.net/firefox-crashing/firefox-crashing.html Table of Contents1 Update your software1.1 Update Firefox1.2 Update your plugins1.3 Update Windows1.4 Update OS X1.5 Update Linux1.6 Update your drivers1.7 Update your Internet Security software2 Check for viruses or spyware3
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. AliceWyman 24-10-2011 10:53 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 24-10-2011 10:53 AM I simply enclosed "Mozilla Crash Reporter" in the article The Library window will open. In the resulting folder will be a text file for each crash report you have submitted.
it should be part of this article. Troubleshoot your plugins Sites that use plugins such as Java, Adobe Reader, or Flash can cause Firefox to hang. Some crashes may be caused by Security Internet software such as NVIDIA Access Manager, even if there's no installed add-on by this software. Chris_Ilias 20-06-2016 06:41 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 20-06-2016 06:41 AM I've started a thread in the community forum to
Thanks. Click the green Automatically add button to submit additional troubleshooting information. Update your drivers: Check your printer driver and graphics drivers are up-to-date. Before we started revising it in August, this article was rated helpful about 45% of the time .
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scoobidiver 20-10-2011 01:51 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 20-10-2011 01:51 PM I was expecting your comment. Content available under a Creative Commons license. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.