firefox problem

  bluenote 21:51 25 Nov 2009
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when clicking on firefox to open. the ring on the desktop starts and then goes out without starting .I have tried uninstalling and reinstalling to no effect .no problem starting IE .can anyone help ,i have been using firefox for years without a bit of trouble.

  hansa 22:04 25 Nov 2009

had a similar situation last week. Reinstalled, uninstalled, reinstalled to no avail. Eventually restored to previous week's setup and now seems to be ok again. No idea why it happened so can't really help, but at least you know you are not alone!

  bluenote 22:08 25 Nov 2009

thanks hansa I restored to yesterday without success iwill try further back.

  InTheCity 22:22 25 Nov 2009

try going into task manager and ending all firefox processes (firefox.exe)and then try again.

  bluenote 23:06 25 Nov 2009

hi In the City,i am running vista .I can find task shedular is that the same thing.If nt where can I find task manager

  InTheCity 23:09 25 Nov 2009

I believe one way is CTRL+SHIFT+ESC

  bluenote 23:31 25 Nov 2009

firefox is not running

  InTheCity 00:05 26 Nov 2009

Firstly Try firefox safemode.

  zklampkin 08:53 26 Nov 2009

Try Google Chrome.

  provider 2 12:42 26 Nov 2009

New Profile? click here

  bluenote 16:37 26 Nov 2009

I tried firefox safe mode.same result.tried new profile . I tried to change my profile but when I press "enter" the box to change doesn't appear.Google chrome works perfectly as does IE.but not firefox "strange" .

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