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Firefox, the cookie monster?

Firefox should be happy once again. The `.ASPXBrowserOverride` cookie is no longer being served. Fun fact: we resolved this issue on the whole network back in October 2012. Here is the fix, just '...
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Is anybody else having PKI problems connecting using Firefox 67.0?

We have worked with our CDN provider to roll back a change that was made enforcing OCSP Must-Staple. Firefox should be back in business, sorry for the interruption. To keep up to date follow our ...
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Comment timestamp is not showing in Firefox ESR

This is a really bad browser bug. And while we don't officially support FF 52, it seems used widely enough (because it's ESR) that this issue is probably worth working around. Basically, the layout ...
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Why doesn't the spell-checker work in question titles in Firefox?

Stack Exchange doesn't provide spell checking at all. It is your browser doing that, and it does work for question titles too on Chrome: On Firefox though it can be an issue, although out of the ...
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Can't post result alone surrogates because of jQuery raising "malformed URI" bug (Firefox only)

It's impossible It actually is! Splitting up a UTF-16 surrogate sequence gives you two strings each with a single surrogate in. JavaScript can cope with this because its strings are internally no ...
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Winter Bash 2019 resources cause a browser warning in Firefox

Content-Type should now be provided. Warnings should be gone.
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The new post timeline view changes alignment when line items are expanded

Pinpointed. The parent row is being set to display: block via an inline style, so it isn't being rendered as part of a table anymore and colspan gets completely ignored on the cell. Things just kinda ...
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What is exactly displayed on the upload progress indicator?

tl;dr A normal spinner I tried to find this out by looking on how this spinner is generated. Fortunately Stack Exchange documented their styles quite well on stackoverflow.design. They developed a ...
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Code snippet link text conflicts with underline in Firefox

As noted in the comments, this can be worked around by overriding the vertical-align: middle setting in the style attribute. Thus, until this is fixed, you can use the following custom CSS rule (e.g., ...
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Reputation misaligned in new topbar

Thanks for reporting. I have pushed a fix internally, and now waiting for the next build for the fix to be published across the network. Should be status-completed in couple hours.
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Every time I comment, I have to refresh my browser to see it

The developer of uGet Integration addon is here. This problem occurs if an addon loads content scripts into the addon. I have fixed the problem and released new version 2.1.1 with the fix. Please ...
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Why doesn't the spell-checker work in question titles in Firefox?

Input elements in Firefox are not spell checked by default. Users can make it the default by changing layout.spellcheckDefault to 2 in about:config (reference). Websites can enable spell check in ...
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Firefox 'Untrusted Connection' warning when logging in any site of StackExchange

Your connection is MITMed by your Avast! antivirus. You can disable that somewhere in Avast! options (like HTTPS filtering or Web/Mail Shield preferences).
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The new post timeline view changes alignment when line items are expanded

We all love Firefox's rendering engine quirks. Especially when they break jQuery's toggle(). Fixed by using toggleClass("dno"), but... seriously Firefox. Fix is going out in rev 2015.12.23.4024 (...
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The favicon is missing for the maintenance page in the Firefox browser

status-completed It seems the bug had been fixed sometime before. Now, the MSE offline page has the favicon in the Firefox browser. Browser version: Mozilla Firefox 112.0 (64-bit)
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Site icons are squashed in the newsletters page in the Firefox browser

The icon squash issue has been fixed recently. Screenshot for reference: I can verify in Mozilla Firefox 66.0.3 (64-bit).
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Ctrl + shift + Z undoes when it should redo

It does not undo, it already does redo. Here is a simple test: Go to the answer box below, type something, and delete it. Then click the undo button, and you will see the redo button highlight. ...
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Comments with MathJax not rendered on Firefox ESR

As noted in the comments to the post Comment timestamp is not showing in Firefox ESR, there are two workarounds for now for Firefox ESR 52.6.0. Click on "show xx more comments" (if this is present). ...
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Shield icon in Firefox: Tracking attempts blocked

Firefox now blocks cookies from third party sources that only purpose is to track the user across the web in order to "profile" based behavior patterns of users anonymously (the rise of algorithms and ...
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"Markdown editing help" button in the question asking view is misplaced

It's been more than a year since this was posted, but The bug is still here I'm running Firefox version 45.0.2, and I also see the formatting issue
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Separator bar in numbered list breaks formatting

Different web browsers render slightly different results: Google Chrome (110.0) line appears between the first two items Firefox (110.0) line appears between the first two items second and third ...
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Not able to search based on tag in career site

There was an outage around the time you reported this causing the error. This has since been fixed.
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"Add"-Button when editing Your Communities is misplaced

The "Add" button is now properly aligned in the Firefox browser. I have verified the alignment issue in the Firefox 50.1.0. The recent screenshot in Firefox for your reference:
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Lately need to login at each PC start

This is more likely a workaround: Installing chrome as suggested by Shadow Wizard helped me out. This would mean that the problem should be with Firefox. But until now I couldn't find major ...
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Keyboard shortcut Ctrl+K in comments conflicts with latest Firefox version

@Peter Mortensen's comment made me find a workaround for the immediate problem: Firefox only jumps to a new search page when the search box next to the URL box has been removed from the menu (right ...
Erwin Brandstetter's user avatar
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Find community text partially obscured in the edit box

The issue is no more exists in the recent Firefox version. I have verified in the FF 59.0 (64-bit). Screenshot for reference:
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Please make scrollbar arrows visible again

As a stopgap measure, per Ollie's request, I'm posting a Stylus user style here to fix this, at least for Firefox: /* reverts scrollbar to normal browser behavior */ pre:not(.CodeMirror-line) { ...
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