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It would work fine on the Google search results page, but it wouldn't work once I was on an actual site. 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 Find is still unreliable but it usually works almost always fails now in 220.127.116.11 getting worse by the week Important: the only accessibility options showing up as User set for me It might help other users who have the same problem.
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I'm using Firefox 38.0.5 on Win7 Pro SP 1. I'm pretty sure it worked yesterday. Firefox will close and reset. The fix for me for this question (1041925) was what cor-el suggested on 3/25/15 at 3:32 PM (above)(Firefox was running in compatibility mode).
Gnospen Top 25 Contributor 224 solutions 1831 answers Posted 1/17/15, 9:19 AM Chosen Solution You say it works in safe mode then you have to try your add-ons till you find Ctrl F Not Working If no programs can open websites, see the aptly named Firefox and other browsers can't load websites article. orengreen Posted 1/17/15, 9:14 AM Question owner I honestly prefer not to do a reset. orengreen Posted 1/17/15, 9:06 AM Question owner Disabling graphics hardware acceleration did not solve the problem.
Why mess with things that work? In Firefox 28.0 and previous versions, click the orange Firefox button at the top left, then select the "Options" button, or, if there is no Firefox button at the top, go Current version is 24.0 When I select conmand F on Mac OS X. http://kb.mozillazine.org/userChrome.css The customization files userChrome.css (user interface) and userContent.css (websites) are located in the chrome folder in the Firefox profile folder.
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search bar stopped working 20 replies 33 have this problem 16050 views Last reply by FF RSC 1 year ago orengreen Posted 1/17/15, 8:18 AM since the last FF update (35), Note: Some plugins may exist only in that OldFirefox folder. Firefox Safe Mode Guest Top Re: [firefox] Find does not work in the Filter Preferences by mapx » Sun Jan 12, 2014 11:56 am I can confirm ==> broken feature Firefox: submit an Firefox Update Hello, The Reset Firefox feature can fix many issues by restoring Firefox to its factory default state while saving your bookmarks, history, passwords, cookies, and other essential information. '''''Note:''' After resetting
To Enable SafeMode You can open Firefox 4.0+ in Safe Mode by holding the Shift key when you open the Firefox desktop or Start menu shortcut. http://bookread.org/not-working/hotmail-firefox.html If you can recall where you got that (bad) advice, please let us know. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1009562 jscher2000 Top 10 Contributor 5713 solutions 47049 answers Posted 4/4/15, 10:10 AM Hi kyleamc, maybe Only drawback was I could not restore my previous session - no big, especially considering Find didn't work in that session. Close and restart Firefox after each change via "Firefox > Exit" (Windows: Firefox/File > Exit; Mac: "Firefox > Quit Firefox"; Linux: "Firefox/File > Quit") * https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-using-safe-mode *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/Safe+Mode *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/Troubleshooting+extensions+and+themes ricardo23 Posted 10/3/13, Download Google Chrome
kirchwitz Top Re: [firefox] Find does not work in the Filter Preferences by mapx » Sat Feb 22, 2014 5:27 pm edge is only a copy of ABPthe find bug Thank you. I had this problem too and it was only if I had facebook open in a tab. http://bookread.org/not-working/firefox-can-39-t-add-bookmarks.html It worked great.
Note: Some plugins may exist only in that OldFirefox folder. Of course you only see this when you use the find bar. Please follow the steps in the Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems article to find the cause.
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If you haven't tried that, here's how: If Firefox is not running: Hold down the Shift key when starting Firefox. menu item while Firefox is running. Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. How can I get it back so I can search within a page?
Do NOT uninstall Firefox, that's not needed. (A) Download a fresh installer for Firefox 40.0.3 from https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/all/ to a convenient location. (Scroll down to your preferred language.) (B) Exit out of For instance, if I had a web page up I typed a word that I /know/ is on the page, it would say it's not there. You can check if you have the XML files of the default search engines including Google in the browser\searchplugins folder in the Firefox program folder. his comment is here Firefox update release ought to work in the first friggin place or don't bother to update at all!...
ff_adept Top Re: [firefox] Find does not work in the Filter Preferences by wck604 » Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:05 pm this problem has been around since January and still hth, Rick ''lwfrederick [[#answer-709095|said]]''
''orengreen [[#question-1041925|said]]''since the last FF update (35), the search bar stopped working. Or open the Help menu and click on the Restart with Add-ons Disabled... Then perform these steps: Open Firefox Options window (Preferences on Mac or Linux) as follows: In Firefox 29.0 and above, click the menu button and select Options for Windows or Preferences
findnotworking Posts: 1Joined: Fri Feb 28, 2014 5:54 pm Top Re: [firefox] Find does not work in the Filter Preferences by ff_adept » Tue Mar 04, 2014 8:44 pm "Find" You can check if you have the XML files of the default search engines including Google in the browser\searchplugins folder in the Firefox program folder. Improvements with Firefox 1.5: Update Now Tools, Extensions list includes an update box when an update is available, and the Extensions list indicates problems such as “Disabled not compatible with Firefox Restarting FF in safe mode got the search bar to work again, but a regular restart brought the problem back.