I would like to just say a big thanks for all those who also took the time to post their problems. Optimize Windows Speed up Windows and make your computer work better. Needs review. Reply Tina August 25, 2010 at 5:14 pm Glad to hear you found the article useful, Dustin! this contact form
Defragment Places Database I knew Firefox used a database for storing stuff but it never crossed my mind to do some cleanup on it. I dont know if they and norton managed to get together and sort things . If you haven’t done so yet, check out Mahendra’s post The Ultimate Guide To Speeding Up Firefox 3.5 The Ultimate Guide To Speeding Up Firefox 3.5 The Ultimate Guide To Speeding Thanks. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-takes-long-time-start-up
Thanks for all the comments. As more users start using the new Firefox, the quicker it may work also. to say that this FF is not very good is mild to the way I view it. https://community.norton.com/en/forums/am-i-doing-right-adding-real-time-exclusions-firefox I didn't disable Trusteer.
https://community.norton.com/en/comment/6251641#comment-6251641 Success always occurs in private and failure in full view. Tony_Weiss Admin Administrator30 Reg: 07-Apr-2008 Posts: 6,797 Solutions: 211 Kudos: 4,596 Kudos0 Re: Firefox Extreemly slow to start Posted: 10-Mar-2015 | 10:24AM • Permalink Thanks for the update about the update. materialman Contributor4 Reg: 16-Apr-2014 Posts: 59 Solutions: 1 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Firefox Extreemly slow to start Posted: 21-Mar-2015 | 1:42PM • Permalink Problem is back for me too. Firefox Preloader Derrick-P Contributor4 Reg: 12-Dec-2013 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Firefox Extreemly slow to start Posted: 21-Mar-2015 | 3:46AM • Permalink Hi all having the same problem.
But whatever, its now starting in 5 seconds Krusty13 Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 31-May-2011 Posts: 13,202 Solutions: 489 Kudos: 3,422 Kudos0 Re: Firefox Extreemly slow to start Posted: 09-Mar-2015 | 2:08PM mha007 31-01-2012 01:08 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 31-01-2012 01:08 PM Thanks. Please get this sorted out quickly - I have Norton, Trusteer and Fire Fox. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1048887 Especially Live Bookmarks will slow it down as Firefox checks for the latest updates.
Use caution, however, as allowing programs to bypass security settings leaves you vulnerable to malware or spyware infections. Speed Up Firefox Startup I lost half of my ad ons, I lost the add on tool bar, etc. This is the thread that Krusty referenced earlier in this thread. Clear all recent history by clicking the "Firefox" option at the top of the Firefox window and holding your cursor over the "History" drop-down arrow.
Reply lefty.crupps August 25, 2010 at 12:27 pm > What is your biggest complaint about Firefox? Presumably the updated FF is doing or trying to do something it didn't do before but whatever it is I won't be relaxing security settings just so that FF can start Firefox Slow To Start Fix Did you use the Portable Apps Suite? Firefox Slow To Load Pages 2016 Outsource temporary pages you wish to read to an extension like ‘Read It Later Get The Awesome Read it Later Extension For Firefox 3 Get The Awesome Read it Later Extension
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 weblink Thanks. The smaller the load, the faster it will be ready to run. Check > Clear history when Firefox closes and click on > Settings to customize which parts of the history and other data should be cleared. 3. Firefox Slow To Start Windows 10
I follow theses around and do not know what to do with most and get lost in it. Click the little folder icon and find the Mozilla folders below (There may be more in your installation) and make sure the "Include subfolders" checkbox is checked. Ask the experts! navigate here So remove any Live Bookmarks you’re not really using and generally clean out the rest of your bookmarks.
Select the General panel Check Don't load tabs until selected so that only the last selected tab is loaded at startup (this should be the default setting). Firefox A Web Page Is Slowing Down Your Browser Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux. Success always occurs in private and failure in full view.
Reply Ben August 25, 2010 at 5:52 pm I would definitly suggest using SpeedyFox. Especially thanks for the tip re defragmentation of the places DB. Release Calendar Updates pushed every 6-8 weeks on roughly: Firefox Beta Dev Nightly Aug 2 48 49 50 51 Sep 20 49 50 51 52 Nov 8 50 51 52 53 Refresh Firefox Almost Done It's just when i used it before with a good amount of extensions it still started pretty quickly (and it wasn't running in the background).
Success always occurs in private and failure in full view. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]RAZR_96Firefox | Windows 10 | Aurora | Android M[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)No I don't have chrome installed anymore. Over time, this database becomes fragmented. his comment is here Naturally, this is not a Firefox extension, but a standalone utility that tweaks your Windows startup in favor of Firefox.
I then turn antivirus back on. I'm getting real tired of the Norton/Firefox interface problems. There are other good solutions, and I'm close to switching. This way it would help others find a solution to their problem. I dont know if they and norton managed to get together and sort things .
Before it can run, it has to shoulder all active extensions like a backpack. Restart Firefox when finished.