Ubuntu Just installed new updates and firefox wont stay open.!!

Help!!!! I just updated my system and now firefox won't stay open. Firefox will open, load the home page, and then automatically close. I accessed the web by opening the terminal and clicking on the get help online option. Is there anyway to remove updates? I really don't want to reinstall my system ...

jQuery Firefox wont load run my javascripts?

i am trying to make a website where "onmouseover" starts the jquery functions. it works in safari and chrome, but firefox wont do them.please go to http://makeitrock.com/blue.html and just hover over "show navigation"any ideas? ...

firefox wont start

mandriva 2008 is turning to become a nightmare my firefox wont start from terminal i get no errors it just crashes clean tries to start up and crashes . i cant install opera due to dependency problems a certain libstdcc package which is not even available on the urpmi packages site . it seems like a ...

Ubuntu Pidgin wont stay connected now

Can anyone tell me why pidgin wont stay connected. I have already updated to the new version and it worked perfect but after one day it logs on and completely off. I went to bed last night and when I woke up it worked fine for about 20 minutes and now it has started again. Wont stay connected. Pleas ...

Network config wont stay...

I hav installed a Redhat 9 server with no X and i have a static ip adress.After i have logged in i run setup to configure firewall and Newtork.But wen i was done my configures wont stay it dont get saved.Sow my cuestion is how do i proceed? is there a file i can edit intead?I run redhat-config-netwo ...

Ubuntu HELP I cant see a toolbar or anyside icons wont stay up

I've just recently decided to download this software on my IBM thinkpad t43 because of all the viruses I was getting on windows. I've installed the software and navigating to this mozilla browser was hard. I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 for Netbook and I was wondering why I can't see any tool bars no ...

Ubuntu compiz effect wont stay on

ive had ubuntu 10.4 on my system before but decided to see what else is out there on now im back here but ive compiz effects on when i first had ubuntu 10.4 and now the extra effects wont stay on and when i enable compiz effects they have the check next to it as if i enable them but when i exit they ...

Ubuntu Windows and Firefox have close, minimized, or restore on left instead of right

Ubuntu's windows and Firefox have close, minimized, and restore icons on left instead of right.I am used to them being on the right, can someone tell me where to change them to the right. This is the first time I have ever seen them on the left. ...

Not able to save anything on ubuntu! Firefox wont save either!

So i dont know what happened but though I still have free space left, ubuntu wont save anything always saying there isnt enough disk space. Even firefox wont even save bookmarks or passwords. Any idea?? ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont run

Everything was working fine until about 12 hours ago. On re-boot Firefox wont run... re-installed from Package Manager but still no joy. It's not visible in the system monitor when i attempt to run it. Any ideas? ...

Ubuntu Clock wont stay set

My clock in ubuntu wont stay set in ubuntu or vista.......i am going nuts....can anyone help!!! ...

Ubuntu clock wont stay set

i am running ubuntu 8.10, the clock wont stay set, it set it like 43 times, same with my friends laptopsalso will ubuntu run on a computer with a celeron 1 processor and 256 mb of ram? and will it run on a computer with a pentium 2 processor with 256 mb of ram? ...

Ubuntu HELP I cant see a toolbar or anyside icons wont stay up

I've just recently decided to download this software on my IBM thinkpad t43 because of all the viruses I was getting on windows. I've installed the software and navigating to this mozilla browser was hard. I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 for Netbook and I was wondering why I can't see any tool bars no ...

Ubuntu HELP I cant see a toolbar or anyside icons wont stay up

I've just recently decided to download this software on my IBM thinkpad t43 because of all the viruses I was getting on windows. I've installed the software and navigating to this mozilla browser was hard I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 for Netbook and I was wondering why I can see any tool bars none ...

Ubuntu firefox wont save bookmarks

I noticed my firefox wont save bookmarks and sites login info.I found a firefox folder under opt.this folder has root as a owner and group and other have r_x.should I just change the permission of the firefox folder so that everybody would have write permission?Or should I change owner of firefox fo ...

Ubuntu gdesklets wont stay where i put them!!

hi, ever since i started using compiz, my gdesklet calander wont stay where i put it. ie when i move it to where i want it, then restart the desklet or logout/in the desklet is about 2 inches away from where i want it. zny ideas? ...

Ubuntu firefox sometimes opens minimized?

Can't figure out why but sometimes when I click on the panel icon to launch firefox 2.0, it opens a new firefox window but minimized. Other times it opens a new window in 'resize' mode.it uses the command: firefox %uin order to launch.... ...

Ubuntu Firefox window stays minimized when an external link is clicked

Not sure whether this is an Ubuntu problem or a Firefox one (I've posted this on the Firefox newsgroup but have yet to get a reply).If I click on a web link in say, an email, or in my RSS reader, then the page opens up in a new tab in Firefox which is what I want, but Firefox itself stays minimized ...

Ubuntu firefox wont load google

all, firefox wont load google on my computer anymore, konqueror does some of the time, sometimes gives me a timeout server port 80 error, and also I cant open my website code for editing (it has a google search button) with nvu if I am on line (fine if I am offline). I just don't get it - it was all ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont start

I have looked extensively on Google, and throughout the forums and cant seem to find a fix for my problem. Many people have similar problems, but non of the fixes seem to help, so here goes.My firefox wont start from the icon, just says starting then a few seconds later it stops and disappears out o ...

text wont stay inside <li> tag

I have a piece of text that is ment to stay inside a <li> tag. There is an image and an <a> tag inside the <li> as well. I imagine this is pushing the limits on what the <li> is suppose to have in it, but it works so far in FF (please IE be good to me :P)My only problem is th ...

Help with table - content wont stay at top!

guys I had an issue like this before and I found a fix but for some reason it wont work with this table. Here is the site: Click Here (http://thebeyoncefix.com/news/) and as you can see the content doesnt stay at the top. The HTML for the content area is:<table id="News" width="622 ...

Firefox wont work!

My Mozilla Firefox web browser wont work at all if i type in a web address. But, the Konqueror browser works fine. Is there any setting which i have to change in my browser configuration?I am running SUSE 9.2 and the Firefox came with it. ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont run

For some reason Firefox has stopped working on me.It stopped after I did a recent update. I uninstalled it, re-installed it, evn installed FIrefox 2 and went to an older kernel version , but it still wont run..ncts@ncts:~$ firefox --sync** Message: GetValue variable 1 (1)** Message: GetValue variabl ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont load anything except Google

i seem to have the same problem as stated here:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=400497 exactly the same simphtoms, but still cant find a solution, its stuck at about the half of the progress bar and wont load the site further, i tried deactivating ipv6 or activating pipelining, but wont do.- ...

Ubuntu firefox wont run?

I have no idea why, but my firefox web browser wont run. When i try to run it i get a message saying "Firefox is already running, but is not responding. To open a new window, you must first close the existing firefox process, or restart your system." I have tried restarting my system and t ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont navigate to pages after a while

Periodically my Firefox 2.0.0.14 wont navigate anymore. It will be right for a few hours or days, then suddenly when I click a link, nothing.Specifically, say I have 8 tabs open. I click a link on a webpage, and the status bar shows activity, then says done. But the page hasnt changed! I check other ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont load in a page after loading in one

I got a annoying problem, after I installed ubuntu on my computer I was happy it all worked network was found and I connected successfully (on my laptop amilo li2727 it was a general fail...)I got 100% connection on my wireless so I think well first think to do is install some applications, I starte ...

Ubuntu Synaptics and Firefox wont connect to the internet

i am completely new to Ubuntu, i have had it for almost a week. i was setting it up the way it says so, in the guide below, but as it was installing the 'ubuntu restricted extras' package, it stopped recognizing my Internet connection. i am using a 3G mobile broadband dongle, which will connect to t ...

Ubuntu DNS Settings wont stay!! How do i fix?

Every time i boot up i have to go to my network options and change my DNS settings. Esentially, after bootup, my router address and my ip address are in the reverse order they should be. which makes my internet super slow. when i change them, its fast, but it wont save, every time i reboot i have to ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont start

Hi, i recently installed Kubuntu because i didnt had the ubuntu cd. Then i installed Ubuntu-desktop and i am now in ubuntu.The problem is that when i click on the Firefox icon, the program wont start. It says "Starting Web Browser Firefox" but it closes...Firefox doesnt appear on the proce ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont load any pages but Google

Okay guys, I startup firefox and type in for example "www.winehq.com" i get the impression that the site is found but it wont show. i dont get any error messages or something like that.Its on ubuntu and im a complete noob at it. wanna have a try with it and the first problem that comes up ...

Ubuntu firefox wont work in amd64

i have tried to uninstall and reinstall but it keeps saying it wont work Details: Failed to execute child process "firefox" (No such file or directory) what happend in the install and the reinstall to make this happen ???? and how do i fix it ??? ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont load a site

Yesterday, firefox was doing alright. I logged into my Myspace and it directed me to my home page. About 5 minutes after I was at my home page, Myspace stopped working. I tried to login again, but it wouldn't go to the home page. I thought it was just a minor problem so I ignored it. Today, it still ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont start.

After I upgraded Firefox to 1.5, it wouldn't start. So I completely removed evreything and then installed it again. Now it wont start. Please help. ...

Ubuntu firefox wont start!

firefox is fine 99% of the time, but every now and then, after ive closed it down, it wont start. i get a popup error message saying firefox is already running!is there a way to stop this happening, or a kill command to close the none existant program?at the minute, i have to kill x or reboot! not i ...

Ubuntu Mozilla Firefox wont run

I got this error after I tried updating mozilla and mozilla wont run anymore:E: /var/cache/apt/archives/mozilla-firefox_1.0.7-0ubuntu0.1_i386.deb: trying to overwrite `/var/lib/mozilla-firefox/extensions.d/00classic', which is also in package firefoxE: /var/cache/apt/archives/mozilla-firefox-gnome-s ...

Ubuntu firefox wont play sound

Sorry if this is already posted. Firefox browser wont play sound whenviewing embedded videos and flash movies. All the plugins are installedand I have installed videodownloader extensions too. Video streaming is fine but no audio.. Can any one help what am I missinghere.. ...

Slak12: Serial Modem wont stay Installed

During my install I chose to install modem (for hylafax) and it will not stay installed. The modem is a serial USR v92 modem that works fine on Slak 12 as well on Slak 11. BUT, whenever I boot Slak 12 up I have to rerun pkgtool every time and choose to run the modem setup script (90.modem-device) ag ...

internet browser wont stay open

i am running XP sp2. i am also running IE 6 and the most current version of firefox. when ever i try to log into a few particular websites my web browser shuts down unexpectadly, no error no nothing. both IE and firefox. some1 please help!!!!! ...

Norton wont stay enabled.

I get the following errorYour computer is at risk in the following areasVirus protection is turned offFirewall protection is turned offWhen i go into the settings virus protection is not enabled, i then enable it, but it goes back to not enabled. It just wont work.I cant go into the settings because ...

For some reason Explorer or Firefox wont connect,MSN connects just fine :(

So i lent my laptop to a friend and well im having issues all of a sudden,my browsers wont connect to the internet even though i know there's a connection(my desktop connects just fine) also MSN Messenger connects just fine on the laptop,its just the browsers that wont connect Here's the hijackthis ...

grayed menu item wont stay grayed

I added to the menu "Hello" (grayed by default), "Enable Hello" and "Check Hello". What i wanted to do was when you click "Enable Hello", "Hello" should be ungrayed so you can click on it to get an AfxMessageBox. The "Check Hello" should ad ...

DDE Poke - Stay minimized

I am using VB6 to poke data into Word 2002. Even when I open Word minimized, it maximizes when the poke executes. I can can execute a word macro to minimize word again, but it maximizes on the next poke. I have tried turning word screen updating off before the poke but that does not help. I used thi ...

Ubuntu firefox wont start

I am getting an error from the terminal when I try to start /usr/lib/firefox/firefox-bin: error while loading shared libraries: libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directoryCan anyone help? ...

Drive wont stay mapped + other odd behavior

I am using the command | mount -t vfat /dev/hda2 /mnt/sharedstorage| to mount a 40g fat32 partition. However, it doesnt seem stay mounter after the system resets. Can someone tell me what part of the command I am missing? ...

firefox wont run

I've installed firefox 9.3-1 and I can bring up the profile screen no problem, but after that nothing happens.. I don't get any errors or window or anything.. it just blips out ....Any idea what might be the issue? ...

Ubuntu firefox wont open anymore.

So about a half hour ago I was using the computer when the power cord got tripped.So no problem, ill just turn it back on. Well.... firefox doesn't open. Nothing happens at all infact.Not sure how to fix this. I tried uninstalling and reinstall. But it won't let me.Hekp? ...

Ubuntu Firefox wont keep my GUI saved after customizing

Im not sure why it suddenly decided to act funny, maybe because I upgraded to 8.10 but the address bar doesnt appear in Firefox and when I re-fix it to the way I want it, after I shut it down and restart, I keeps undoing my customization and throwing things on different bars. I noticed Firefox is ru ...

Script window wont stay open.

I would like to run a script from within a script and have that window stay open untill I choose to close it.I saw another thread here with this question but I still cant get it going.Examplexterm -e mycommand -option "$MYVARIABLE"I have tried several variations of quoting and && r ...