View Full Version : Firefox Problem

03-10-2009, 07:05 PM
In the screenshot attached I seem to be getting a grey patch thats on the bottom of my firefox portable browser.

Has anybody else had this problem?

FF.jpg (http://www.imagef1.net.nz/files/FF.jpg)

03-10-2009, 07:13 PM
That is a well known problem due to incompatible extensions. Try uninstalling the last add-on you installed or running Firefox in safe mode and see if that fixes it.

03-10-2009, 07:14 PM
How do I switch to safe mode for firefox

03-10-2009, 07:15 PM
Look under your start menu > all programs > Firefox for the safe mode option.

03-10-2009, 07:20 PM
Can't get that (the safe mode) to show on the PC Im using

03-10-2009, 07:26 PM
Why not?

Try entering the following line below into your "Run" box:

"%PROGRAMFILES%\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe" -safe-mode

It would be best to copy and paste it. Make sure you have closed Firefox before doing this.

03-10-2009, 07:28 PM
Its Firefox Portable on a USB drive. Firefox is not installed to this PC Im using

03-10-2009, 07:30 PM
Well just disable all your extensions then (or the last one you installed).

03-10-2009, 07:32 PM
Well just disable all your extensions then (or the last one you installed).

How do I do that?

03-10-2009, 07:33 PM
Or run>X:\path\of\firefox\firefox.exe -safe-mode

03-10-2009, 07:34 PM
Tools > Add-ons > Extensions. Select each add-on and then click the disable button.

Did this problem occur after you installed an Add-on? If so, then just disable that one first.

You will need to restart Firefox once the add-on's have been disabled.

03-10-2009, 07:55 PM
I have got it sorted now.

Thanks Jen and Blam for you help:thumbs: