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Sometimes if u have virus or bad junks or cache memory than your mozzila starts crashing .We can resolve most of the crashing problem of Mozilla Firefox by restarting Mozilla Firefox in safe mode. Safe Mode is one of the features of Mozilla Firefox browser which enables the user to start the browser without any plug-ins. In normal case, Firefox starts with the plug-ins and extensions enabled in the browser. But safe mode can restrict all the plug-ins and extensions while opening the browser. for more assistance contact BrowserTechSupport i hope this may help you ..

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We can resolve most of the crashing problem of Mozilla Firefox by restarting Mozilla Firefox in safe mode. Safe Mode is one of the features of Mozilla Firefox browser which enables the user to start the browser without any plug-ins. In normal case, Firefox starts with the plug-ins and extensions enabled in the browser. But safe mode can restrict all the plug-ins and extensions while opening the browser.

Get more information to fix Firefox Crashes problem . Hope this information helps you.

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Firefox crase every 15 minuts plz fix 4 us


Mozilla's Firefox Internet browser is one of the most popular browsers in the world, second only to Microsoft's Internet Explorer.

As of April 2011, Firefox held a 21.63 percent share of the worldwide browser market. Unfortunately, problems with plug-ins, websites and general operating system incompatibility occasionally cause Firefox to become unstable and crash.

To prevent these crashes from occurring again, the cause of the crash needs to be identified so an effective fix can be implemented.

Take note of the action or circumstance that lead to the crash.
Pay particular attention to the timing of the crash and whether it occurred while launching Firefox, when trying to view a specific website, when attempting to download a file or at a seemingly random time.


Repeat the action that caused the crash to see whether it causes Firefox to crash again. Some crashes are caused by memory problems or other external factors and may be a one-time occurrence.

Repeating the action determines whether the crash was caused by errors within Firefox or if there were other factors involved.

Hold the "Shift" key down on your keyboard and relaunch Firefox.
This will launch the application in "Safe Mode," disabling all plug-ins and themes.

Repeat the action that caused the crash; if the problem was caused by a plug-in or theme then the crash will not occur this time.

Open a new Firefox tab and type "about:crashes" without the quotation marks into the navigation bar.
Press "Enter" to load the Firefox crash log listing.

Select the most recent entry and scroll through it to find the name of the plug-in, theme or other component that caused the crash.

Disable or update the component to remove the cause of the crash.
This information should be contained in the "Details>Signature" or "Details>Crash Reason" sections.

Open the Tools menu in Firefox and select "Add-ons" if you cannot resolve the crash problem by disabling or updating a plug in.
Scroll through the list of installed browser add ons, disabling add ons one at a time in an attempt to correct the error.

If the crash occurs when trying to view certain types of content, such as streaming video or other media files, focus in disabling add-ons that are related to that type of content.

Open the Help menu and select the "Troubleshooting Information" option if crashes occur only when attempting to download files.

Locate the "Application Basics" entry, then click the "Open Containing Folder" link to open the folder containing your Firefox profile.

Exit Firefox, then select the "downloads.sqlite" file in your profile folder and delete it.
This removes your download history, eliminating any problems with the file and allowing Firefox to create a new file when it launches again.

Update Firefox.
Some crashes are caused by problems within the Firefox program itself, such as problems with specific operating systems or crashes that occur only in new Firefox releases.

Updates may contain fixes to these Firefox crashes, eliminating the crash problem once the browser update is installed.

Nov 19, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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Mozilla Firefox Crashes (Windows 7)


Individuals using Windows 7 and having Mozilla Firefox crash
should go to this site

http://en-us.www.mozilla.com/en-US/products/download.
html?product=firefox-3.6rc1&os=win&lang=en-US

and get the Firefox 3.6 Beta and install it.
This will fix the crash problem.
Hope this is of some help. Bud

on Jan 12, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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Get crash ID's


To get your crash ID's go to about:crashes in your firefox location bar. Copy and paste ID into post, when support is needed.


If you are unable to do this...

In Linux:
  1. Open up home folder
  2. Click "View"
  3. Click "Show Hidden Files"
  4. Find the folder ".mozilla"
  5. Open the folder up
  6. Look for "Firefox" folder
  7. Open "Firefox" folder
  8. Open Crash Reports folder
  9. Right click on file
  10. Click "Rename"
  11. Copy entire name.
  12. Paste into post.


In Windows Vista
  1. Click "Start" (Windows Orb)
  2. In search box, enter %APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Crash Reports\
  3. Press enter
  4. Right click on file
  5. Click "Rename'
  6. Copy entire file name
  7. Enter in post
In Windows XP/2000

  1. Click "Start"
  2. Click "Run"
  3. Enter %APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Crash Reports in "Run" window
  4. Press enter
  5. Right click on file
  6. Click "Rename'
  7. Copy entire file name
  8. Enter in post

on Jun 20, 2009 | Mozilla Firefox

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Firefox is crashing


Firefox crashes can be caused by incompatible extensions or themes, issues with hardware acceleration and the drivers on your system, problems with your Firefox settings and other issues. If Mozilla Firefox is crashing every time you reopen it, you can troubleshoot Firefox with its safe mode, update the software on your system or create a new Firefox profile.

Safe Mode b> Mozilla Firefox includes a safe mode startup option. Firefox doesn't use extensions, themes, hardware acceleration or your custom settings when you start in safe mode. You can start Firefox in safe mode by pressing and holding the "Shift" key while clicking the "Firefox" shortcut. Click "Continue in Safe Mode" when the dialogue box appears. If Firefox doesn't crash when you start in safe mode, the problem is with your Firefox configuration. b> Reset Firefox b> If Firefox starts without crashing in safe mode, you can make some of the safe mode changes permanent. Close Firefox and restart it in safe mode again. Use the dialogue box that appears to select one of the options such as "Disable All Add-ons" or "Reset All User Preferences to Firefox Defaults" and click "Make Changes and Restart" to restart Firefox in normal mode with the changes. After restarting, you can re-enable extensions and themes one by one and install updated extensions that may fix the problem. Update b> If Firefox crashes safe mode, updating Firefox and other software on the system may fix the problem. You can download and install a new version of Firefox from Mozilla.com if it won't start. You should also update Windows from Windows Update, update any browser plug-ins such as Adobe Flash and update for your antivirus, firewall and other security programs. The crash may be fixed with newer versions of the software. b> Profiles b> Firefox stores your settings in a profile directory. It normally creates only one profile directory, but you can create an additional profile and start Firefox with that profile instead of using safe mode. Close Firefox if it's open, click "Start," type "Firefox.exe -ProfileManager" into the search box in the Start menu and press "Enter" to access the profile manager window. Click "Create Profile" to create a new profile, provide a name for the new profile and click "Start Firefox." Firefox opens with a fresh profile; you can start your old profile from the profile manager window.
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Jan 16, 2013 | Mozilla Firefox

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Firefox crashing when I right-click


Panda GS might be blocking the download thus Firefox crashing try to disable Panda for Firefox or make an exception for it

Mar 17, 2012 | Mozilla Firefox

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Mozilla firefox has crashed


I'd recommend just restarting your computer, if that doesn't work update or reinstall firefox

Feb 28, 2011 | Mozilla Firefox

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Flickr causes firefox to crash


Reinstall firefox, the page and the cookies that come in with the flickr page crashes firefox because firefox is missing something

Jun 21, 2009 | Flickr Photos

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Crash


When firefox crashes, it creates a report that explains the crash and possible causes. If your firefox can open the point where you can enter addresses, you could type - [about:crashes] to access these reports. pick the report that is similar to your crash and you can send it to Mozilla Firefox for clarification.
However a series of known issues could be causing your browser to crash; For example, if you have old version of the Google tollbar installed in your firefox broser, it could be the cause behind the crash. Also, if you have the vlc media player plugin installed, your browser might crash when you try to play videos that would play with Windows Media player by default. In addition, if you have Yahoo Messenger installed, trying to aces yahoomail could cause the broswer to crash. And the list goes on. So the thing you could do is try and remember what plugins you could have installed or updated, what software you installed prior to your firefox crashing and uninstall them, or even simply disable them for a bit. In addition, check and make sure your Anti-Virus is really up-to-date and that A full scan happened most recently. Malwares are prone to causing random computer behaviour

Jun 19, 2009 | Mozilla Firefox

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Firefox crashes


Which version of Firefox? I've had issues with crashes in FF on version 3.0.5. If you're on V3.0.5, uninstall it and install an older version.

Jan 03, 2009 | Mozilla Firefox

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