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If you get the "Mozilla Crash Reporter" window when you start Firefox, see Firefox crashes - Troubleshoot, prevent and get help fixing crashes for solutions. Content available under a Creative Commons license. Content available under a Creative Commons license. No crash reporter, no crash reports in %appdata%.
Update OS X Make sure you have all of the latest security and stability fixes. scoobidiver 10-10-2011 12:15 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 10-10-2011 12:15 AM Chris_Ilias said And there's no section in the crashes Select both Cookies and Cache. Remove Firefox from your program's list of trusted or recognized programs, then add it back.
I didn't restart Firefox when prompted but continued browsing, then exited Firefox. Maybe you forgot about the Win XP firewall.For more information on firewalls, try reading the directions, check the manufacturer's Web page or telephone support, or look here.You say it can't be I think we should remove the Firefox will not start because of another interfering program section and just suggest restarting the computer as a first step, directly under No error message. Problems With Firefox Not Responding scoobidiver 08-08-2011 02:06 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 08-08-2011 02:06 PM I agree with Alice to let the crashID section
Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English : Fix Problems : Fix problems with websites (Facebook, YouTube, webmail etc.) : Firefox can't load websites but Firefox Won't Load Pages By the way, Mozilla Crash Reporter could be updated and un-archived (and maybe renamed) instead of creating a new "How can I view my crash report?" article. Then restart FF to apply the update. I would also rename the section, "Cannot load websites after updating Firefox" to "Security software blocking Firefox" to also cover situations in which changes made to security software (such as installing/enabling
The basics: Notes: If Firefox won't start see Firefox won't start - find solutions If Firefox crashes on startup see the safe mode section below If Firefox crashes when downloading a Firefox Won't Open Windows 10 You need to update it if it's still maintained or find a new one. Consider using it before going through a lengthy troubleshooting process. 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.
I included the reset-fx template which links to Refresh Firefox - reset add-ons and settings, since the article itself is mainly about using Refresh when you can start Firefox. Thunderbird Email software for Windows, Mac and Linux Support Questions Ready to Get Involved? Firefox Unable To Connect The user that was used to log in to Windows at startup is still the active one. Firefox Can't Load Websites But Other Browsers Can John99 14-09-2011 03:59 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 14-09-2011 03:59 AM Crash Signatures I have not followed all the the
Would you want to remove that link also? http://casualobserver.net/firefox-won-39-t/firefox-won-t-open-nor-i-e-when-i-install-firefox.html For the record, a #53 crasher is not a top crasher, only the top 20 are considered as top crashers. AliceWyman 12-01-2012 11:27 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 12-01-2012 11:27 AM On Firefox starting up with the -profile
I updated it, I did a clean install, I tried tweaking setting and moving profiles. If Firefox still does not start, see the following sections. Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English Mozilla Support - English Choose a product or ask the Community. navigate here This came up in another topic, /forums/knowledge-base-articles/705283 [In KB] Installing Firefox on Mac.
scoobidiver 29-09-2011 10:51 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 29-09-2011 10:51 PM The revision id 17312 hasn't improved the helpfulness that Firefox Problem Loading Page Think for yourself. Last edited by VanillaMozilla on July 27th, 2006, 8:37 am, edited 1 time in total.
Something I would try would be to create a new Firefox default profile, by renaming "profiles.ini" to "profiles.iniX (to find that file's location on Windows, run %APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox) . scoobidiver 14-09-2011 05:04 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 14-09-2011 05:04 AM John99 said Crash Signatures ... I had to end the firefox.exe process in Windows Task Manager before I could get Firefox to open. Firefox Has Stopped Working None of this applies that I can tell: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Firefox%20will%20not%20start?s=firefox+will+not+start&r=0&as=s http://kb.mozillazine.org/Firefox_crashes I have tried all combinations of clean installing, rebooting, running from windows safe mode, scanning for viruses/malware (Windows MSE, MalwareBytes, SuperAntiSpyware),
Then that tells you the problem is with Zonealarm and/or its configuration on your system, not with Firefox. It needs review. See How to download and install Firefox on Windows for details. his comment is here Note: The Refresh Firefox feature can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your essential information.
We can remove the link to Firefox won't start - find solutions because the startup crash case is treated. If you see this program then you had a crash. In questions I checked over the last days, more than 75% of questions has no crash ID. I chose the second one in a new revision.
If you find that changes you make to your Firefox connection settings are not remembered when you restart Firefox, see How to fix preferences that won't save. Should we mention ZoneAlarm specifically or that certain Security software may include features that prevent Firefox from starting? Content available under a Creative Commons license. Only you can tell the firewall that the new version has permission to use the Internet).6.
AliceWyman 16-12-2015 05:04 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 16-12-2015 05:04 PM "Failed to read the configuration file" startup error fixed Why we tell people to get one is so that we can better help them in the forum. everything. I'll add the error message, "Your Firefox profile cannot be loaded.
Works for me. You'll have to ask your question again in the support forum. Go to the Apple menu and select Software Update… Update Linux Make sure you have all of the latest security and stability fixes. P.S.
AliceWyman 31-07-2011 07:39 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse 31-07-2011 07:39 AM Approved. Thanks.