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Graham Perrin

Mozilla: Firefox Support: Safe Mode - 3 views

  • troubleshoot issues in Firefox
  • reset some settings
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  • disable add-ons
  • comparing Firefox behavior in normal mode to its behavior in Safe Mode
  • diagnose issues
  • How to start Firefox in Safe Mode
  • Safe Mode window
  • Exiting Safe Mode
  • Option key, as you start Firefox
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      for users of Mac OS X
  • Mozilla Firefox (Safe Mode)
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      Start menu option for users of Microsoft Windows
  • Disable all add-ons: If you select this box and then click Make Changes and Restart
  • extensions, themes, and plugins will be disabled (not uninstalled)
  • Reset toolbars and controls
  • Reset bookmarks to Firefox defaults
  • Reset all user preferences to Firefox defaults
  • Restore default search engines
  • Based on information from Safe mode (mozillaZine KB)

  • solve a problem you had with Firefox
  • easy to understand
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    Hint: if you don't want to apply safe mode options to your usual Firefox working environment, use Profile Manager to create a separate working environment.
Graham Perrin

Mozilla: Firefox Support: Managing profiles - 3 views

  • Profile Manager
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  • troubleshooting a specific problem with Firefox,
  • multiple profiles
  • ask at startup
  • /Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/MacOS/firefox-bin -ProfileManager
  • firefox.exe -ProfileManager
  • ask at startup

    If you have multiple profiles

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      [  ] Don't ask at startup

      - without a tick in the check box - is preferred.

      (If you check that particular box, you may find it less easy to use your default profile.)
  • Firefox prompts you for the profile to use each time you start Firefox
  • solve a problem you had with Firefox
  • easy to understand
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    Switching between profiles is easy. When you start Firefox, it presents a list. Simply double-click the required profile.
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