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Firefox Pug In check not working


Zurdo
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I've just updated to Firefox 18.02 and the plug in update checker isn't showing. I reverted to 18.01 and it's not there either anymore. Anybody else having problems?

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Jock1e

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It is working ok for me.

Try clicking on Help.Then click on troubleshooting information .On the right click on Reset Firefox and see if that helps.

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Zurdo

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Just checked my wife's computer and update checker isn't working on hers either. Will try your suggestion later, thanks.

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Zurdo

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Jock1e...............did you click on "check to see if your plugins are up to date"? I'm just getting the page with no plugin details showning.

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Jock1e

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Well if a reset did not work maybe the best thing to do would be to download Revo Uninstaller.Dot the setting 4 button so that it deletes everything.Unfortunately it will remove your favorites as well.

Then download Firefox again to see if it works.

I would wait and see if others can give you better information first.

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muddypaws

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I have just updated to 02 from 01 and under Tools/Add-ons the checker is at the top of the 'Add-ons Manager screen in blue

Never noticed it before, but it's there.

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Zurdo

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That's the one muddypaws................what happens when you click it?

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Pine Man

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what happens when you click it?

In my case another window opens but the plugins are not shown like they used to.

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Zurdo

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Thanks Pineman.............exactly as in my case. Must be a fault at their end. I'll tick resolved and hope the checker works soon. Thanks to all. :-)

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muddypaws

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Zurdo

Sorry--didn't go that far. It is as per Pine Man.

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difarn

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The blue wording is there but leads to a blank page. There is a thread Firefox support forum that says there is a server problem that they are attempting to address.

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