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#1 techlove

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 05:35 AM

Why is my firefox constantly crashing? It crashes at least once a day.

I am using Mac OSX - not the newest version.



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 10:27 AM

Could be an addon not compatible with your version of firefox, or an addon is taking to long to respond, so it forces firefox to crash. Have you tried removing the addons and seeing how firefox behaves?

 

http://kb.mozillazine.org/Firefox_crashes

 

What version of OSX are you running?

https://discussions.apple.com/message/24793194#24793194

 

Here's this as well:


On Mac OS X, sometimes a recurring crash pattern is caused by a preference file being damaged Quit Firefox, then go to your user Library -> Preferences, find the file "org.mozilla.firefox.plist" and move it to your desktop (don't trash it; just leave it on the desktop). When you restart Firefox, a new .plist file will be generated. If the new preferences file is working well, you can trash the .plist file on the desktop.


Edited by chrisd87, 19 February 2014 - 10:33 AM.

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#3 techlove

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 05:52 AM

Its my office comp - so the one before mavericks...

thanks i will try removing some of the add ons that arent needed... but option three seems to be the more permanent solution! ;) thanks






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