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25-01-2005, 09:06 PM
I have seem to have lost the ability to down load extensions from firefox.
when i click on to the ext folder to show the ext its not there it;s like it;s deleted. and and when i try to download i click to download it disapears cos i dodnt know if it;s downloaded .can anyone help.

25-01-2005, 09:08 PM
Make sure "allow sites to install software" is enabled.

25-01-2005, 09:19 PM
thanks for that i will try and see how it goes

25-01-2005, 09:42 PM
I checked if if the the allowed site was enabled which it was i've tried again ;still no joy ; i wonder if uninstalling then reinstalling will reset the settings i;ve read their help forum but it dos'nt help much.

25-01-2005, 10:16 PM
Yes, I would try uninstal and reinstal, it can't hurt.

26-01-2005, 06:26 AM
thanks i tried that but it was at the settings i had before i uninstalled .
its got me beat ' any other suggestion please . thanks

Speedy Gonzales
26-01-2005, 08:51 AM
Uninstall it again and delete its folder in program files, if its still there when u uninstall it. The reinstall it again. You'll have to configure it again, with whatever you had before. What version of Windows are you using?

26-01-2005, 08:55 AM
Have a read here
http://www.google.co.nz/search?q=cache:llmu6TluXUwJ:forums.mozillanews.org/index.php%3Fboard%3D4%3Baction%3Ddisplay%3Bthreadi d%3D538+firefox+unable+to+install+extensions&hl=en

26-01-2005, 06:10 PM
Thanks for all your help i will sit down a nd look at your suggestions.

26-01-2005, 10:05 PM
Hello everyone my problem has been solved by a fluke i think ; i downloaded a theme for firefox walnut 1.0.2 and then restarted firefox and there were all my lost extentions back everythings back to normal.
thanks all the same for everybodys help.