firefox not working

  howard64 17:31 13 Dec 11
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My windows 7 pc with firefox 3.6 stopped working properly - I upgraded to the latest version but get the same effects. With the BBC iplayer it plays on the main screen but not on the pop-out. Hotmail does not work at all - I have tried system restore and tried uninstalling and then reinstalling version 3.6, 7 and 8 with the same result. Even their own feedback does not work unless I restart in safe mode. Everything works correctly with IE 9 but I prefer firefox. Does anyone know how to get it working properly again?

  birdface 17:55 13 Dec 11

Try it with your Firewall turned off.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:18 13 Dec 11
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Doesn't sound as if it has been removed correctly

Use CCleaner to clean the registry (This is the safest registry cleaner I know)

Then try to reinstall

  howard64 19:17 13 Dec 11

Thanks Fruit Bat /\0/\ ccleaner did the trick cheers. I must say I still do not like the current format of this site and use it much less than I used to.

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