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Please follow the steps in the Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems article to find the cause. Start Firefox in Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox/Tools Do you get those? Then Exceptions TAB. have a peek here

Additionally, please check for updates for your graphics driver by following the steps mentioned in the following Knowledge base articles: Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox nothing works.... Admin , user then I click... Ask a question in our support forum Share this article: http://mzl.la/1BAQPY7 Was this article helpful?

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When I go to the start page, after clicking the Mozilla Firefox icon, if I type something in the box and hit "search", it doesn't do anything. To Reset Firefox do the following: Go to Firefox > Help > Troubleshooting Information. Any subsequent tab searches do not work. cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 1/12/13, 7:40 PM You're welcome.

I found a solution that doesn't require the reset of the browser. If the problem is not resolved, exit Firefox again, go back to your Firefox profile folder and delete (or rename) the file "formhistory.sqlite" (also delete "formhistory.sqlite-journal", "formhistory.sqlite.corrupt" and "formhistory.dat", if they The search issue is more completely resolved by using the current version 0.4.1.6 of Tab Mix Plus. Firefox Search Tab Not Working Contact Us Privacy Policy Legal Notices Report Trademark Abuse Source Code Twitter Facebook Firefox Friends Switch to mobile site Skip to main content Switch language Skip to search X Tap here

Board index All times are UTC - 8 hours [ DST ] Login FAQ / Rules Register Search Boards : Knowledge Base: knowledge base chat about fr ja es mozillaZine is Contact Us Privacy Policy Legal Notices Report Trademark Abuse Source Code Twitter Facebook Firefox Friends Switch to mobile site Skip to main content Switch language Skip to search X Tap here Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Firefox Topic Other System Details Windows 7 Firefox 39.0 More system details Additional System Details Installed Plug-ins Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Bookmark and use this; Download the '''[https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/searchreset/ Mozilla Search Reset]''' {web link} This add-on is very simple: on installation, it backs up and then resets your search preferences and home page

You can try to open a new window in case there is a problem with the current window. Google Not Working On Firefox What are XML files? http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox Firefox will rebuild the search.json file from the default search engines in the "browser\searchplugins" folder in the Firefox program folder and the searchplugins folder in the Firefox profile folder. No, I tured the Anti virus off...

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You can use this button to go to the currently used Firefox profile folder: Help > Troubleshooting Information > Profile Directory: Show Folder (Linux: Open Directory; Mac: Show in Finder) http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1041209 orengreen Posted 1/17/15, 9:06 AM Question owner Disabling graphics hardware acceleration did not solve the problem. Search Bar Not Working In Firefox Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Firefox Topic Other System Details Windows 7 Firefox 34.0.5 More system details Additional System Details Installed Plug-ins Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Google Search Stopped Working In Firefox In previous Firefox versions, click on the Firefox button at the top left of the Firefox window and click on Help (or click on Help in the Menu bar, if you

Griffin Vulture in the search bar in the center of the home page and then click on the search button to the right of the bar nothing happens When I enter navigate here Do you have a mozilla.cfg file in the Firefox program folder? Please ask a new question if you need help. Coupon Printer 4.0.2.0 GEPlugin Google Update Intel web components updater - Installs and updates the Intel web components Intel web components for Intel® Identity Protection Technology NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Firefox Search Not Working

Firefox Safe Mode is a troubleshooting mode that temporarily turns off hardware acceleration, resets some settings, and disables add-ons (extensions and themes). when a solution is found. If you're unable to access the Help menu, type about:support in your address bar to bring up the Troubleshooting Information page. http://amptools.net/not-working/mozilla-firefox-bookmarks-not-working.html Any ideas?

Reset the browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone pref via the right-click context menu to the default on the about:config page and close and restart Firefox to restore the about:home page to its default. Firefox Safe Mode Firefox automatically resets the value to: http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q= 5. That 18 update just screwed everything up.

Didn't work.  :( For some reason I'm being blocked from adding any search engine.

Consider using it before going through a lengthy troubleshooting process. After uninstalling it (bit tricky) everything is back to normal. Is that happening? Firefox Update Cheryl jscher2000 Top 10 Contributor 5716 solutions 47082 answers Posted 7/30/13, 6:33 PM Helpful Reply Hi FirefoxGoogleFix, you were searching from the address bar (using the keyword service) and it suddenly

http://www.wintips.org/remove-delta-homes-search-hijacker/ has a long solution. Chosen solution You say it works in safe mode then you have to try your add-ons till you find which one is not working. Read the warning carefully and then proceed. http://amptools.net/not-working/mozilla-firefox-youtube-downloader-not-working.html If the Search Bar no longer works or you can't add new search engines, the problem may be a corrupt "search.sqlite" file. [1].

For other issues loading websites, see the Websites don't load - troubleshoot and fix error messages article. cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 1/9/13, 3:51 PM Chosen Solution If there is a problem with searching via the default about:home page then try to reset the search engine I honestly prefer not to do a reset. How can I change that?

Click on it. it opened but nothing came up on the start page, then my Mom called said hers wasnt working either? cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 1/7/15, 5:55 PM Chosen Solution Try to delete the search.json file and possible search-metadata.json and search.sqlite files in the Firefox profile folder to reset orengreen Posted 1/17/15, 11:58 AM Question owner I updated a few addons, problem solved!

I'll wait and see if the next FF upgrade will solve the problem. a windows explorer window should open up - in there delete the file named chromeappsstore.sqlite. You can find the full version of the current Firefox 36.0.4 release in all languages and for all operating systems here: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/ Try to delete the search.json file and possible search-metadata.json I have very limited ftp knowledge, so please assume I know nothing when responding.

If not then you need to reinstall Firefox. However this makes no difference and I keep getting the Delta Homes page when the Firefox opens. Re-start Firefox to see if it solves your problem.