Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Problem with FireFox and - or Computer??

16 Dec 2010   #1

Acer Aspire 7738G Win 7 X64 bit Home Premium
Problem with FireFox and - or Computer??

I have posted a Q on MozillaZine website about a problem I am having with FF (see below), but I have got no replies
It would seem I must have a unique problem to FF, but I cannot be sure?

I would like to ask if there is any software that will check FF and my comp, Win 7 64 bit for bugs or problems?

I have MSE, MalwareBytes and C Cleaner, so is there anything else out there that I can try?


I cannot NOW use IM Translator, it does not show on toolbar and all my buttons (quick click, ie facebook, BBC news, etc) have disappeared, plus when I open New Tab, it does not give options of last window with closed as it did previously?
I also updated to FF4 Beta, but that also had problems, with duplicating windows, but it did have the missing buttons there from my old version, but FF4 does not yet support all of them?
So, I am now back in FF 3.6.13, now I can download IM Translator, but still does not work and the colour scheme for the tabs, it worked breifly but not now? I have checked in the add ons page but still no luck? Also the spell check has gone?
Basically I have all of these things in Add-Ons and they are enabled, but do not work?

Any advice?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Dec 2010   #2

Acer Aspire 7738G Win 7 X64 bit Home Premium

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Dec 2010   #3
Not Myself

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

There are some instructions and links about Google Toolbar here:

Uninstalling toolbars - MozillaZine Knowledge Base

Also, you might use the MozilaZine Forum search box to find further information on he subject.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

16 Dec 2010   #4

Acer Aspire 7738G Win 7 X64 bit Home Premium

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Dec 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

I gave up on the Google toolbar when I went to the 4.0 x64 beta builds. I miss it, a bit, but it's a resource hog as related to the browser. I got used to not having it.

Having said that, if it ever gets updated for the FF x64 builds, I'll give it another try.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Problem with FireFox and - or Computer??

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Computer not secure error says it's from Mozilla Firefox
I simply don't know where to ask about this. Mozilla message logins and even their answers don't work well. Two things. A message appears that says Computer Not Secure even for google and asks thent o send a message with a button. It still hangs on the next attempt I ran Mozbackup to...
Browsers & Mail
firefox display problem,i will try to describe the problem with images
Hello everyone, The problem has been for more than two weeks now, and it is only in the firefox browser, Here are some examples: 1. When I went to youtube I see the same image on many unrelated videos, example below, I found that when I put the mouse...
Browsers & Mail
Mozilla Firefox freezes computer
I have pin-pointed an issue with my computer freezing down to Mozilla Firefox, or at least this is where I see it occur most often (I am a stubborn person and I do not enjoy using different browsers. I am unsure of whether or not this issue is isolated to Mozilla Firefox, and do not plan on...
Browsers & Mail
computer freezes in firefox on youtube
My computer freezes when using YouTube on Firefox i could be doing anything and my computer would freeze. I have to hold down the power button, The only enabled add-on is ad blocker plus
Browsers & Mail
Computer keeps crashing. Firefox issue?
Hey folks - My computer keeps acting funny. I've had the following problems, off and on: 1. Firefox will just crash for no reason 2. My system will BSOD out of nowhere 3. My system will reboot itself without BSOD-ing first All three of these things happen only when I'm using Firefox...
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:59.
Twitter Facebook Google+