Category Archives: Firefox

Firefox Secure Connection Failed: sec_error_ocsp_server_error

After Firefox 26, we often experience Secure Connection Failed error with Firefox when we are trying to connect to a HTTPS website, like https://www.facebook.com/

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Disable Clipboard Manipulations in Firefox

There are times when we copy some words from a webpage and find something new when we paste it, usually with some copyright related messages. See below as an example: Test page: http://download.cnet.com/Mobogenie/3000-18511_4-75952185.html

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Browser Hijacked by Firefox Add-on

There are thousands of Firefox Add-ons https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/   Most of them are good, but bad ones exist. Recently, my Firefox was hijacked, when I was using Google, the search results page was redirected to http://www.search.com/

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清理Firefox火狐配置信息,优化火狐整体效能

当我们给Firefox安装一个扩展时往往都会生成一些配置信息,就像Windows软件安装后会往注册表里写入一些信息一样。更改扩展设置时,也会生成/修改一些配置信息。天长日久,扩展不断地新增、卸载,Firefox的 “注册表”文件 体积越来越臃肿,影响了Firefox的整体效能,例如:启动速度变慢了,反应迟钝了,经常卡…   接下来笔者讲解如何清理无用的Firefox “注册表信息”。注意:清理Firefox注册表信息需要你了解大量扩展的英文名,知识面要宽,否则可能会造成很麻烦的后果 :)

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减少火狐Firefox内存占用(Firefox内存优化)

火狐内存占用率一值居高不下,而且有愈演愈烈之势,前几天,Firefox居然占了我的电脑2.5G内存!(点击图片放大)震惊之余,我不禁开始反思,到底问题出在了哪里? 1. Firefox的“内存泄露”是根本原因 什么是内存泄露(Memory Leak):当以前分配的一片内存不再需要使用或无法访问时,但是却并没有释放它,那么对于该进程来说,会因此导致总可用内存的减少,这时就出现了内存泄漏

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