Firefox keeps crashing

  • Thread starter Kutt
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Every minute or so, firefox crashes and this error message pops up.

What's wrong and is there anything I can do to fix this?

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mathman
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Since I don't know what the environment you are working in, it is hard to give a definitive answer. My first suggestion is delete Firefox and download a fresh copy.
 
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Since I don't know what the environment you are working in, it is hard to give a definitive answer. My first suggestion is delete Firefox and download a fresh copy.
I'm using a top-of-the-line $3,500 desktop computer at my home.
 
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phinds
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I agree w/ the suggestion to obliterate FireFox from your computer and then download a fresh copy and reinstall.
 
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Hold down your Left Shift button, while holding down shift Open Firefox,

You will be represented with this screen
http://img820.imageshack.us/img820/6119/56213741.png [Broken]
Select Disable All Add-on's
Reset All User Preferences To Firefox Defaults
push enter or click on make changes and restart.

If you want to enable some of your addons again
simply just press Ctrl+Shift+A and select the addons to enable.

If that doesn't fix your issue with crashing most likely it is due to cache
goto options, advanced, network, clear the cache and set a higher limit.
ref.
http://img43.imageshack.us/img43/5339/41833496.png [Broken]

I personally use AddBlocker Plus as the addon to stop spyware/addware/addbots and so forth as it blocks all add's from every site, i would highly recommend this addon to stop this from happening in the future (clicking on an add accidently can cause a lot of issues)
 
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I like Serena
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Try to download another browser and see if that works.

I recommend chrome.
 
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mathman
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If you feel adventuresome, try Avant. It is essentially a front end where you can use IE, Firefox, or Chrome. You need IE for it to work.
 
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I uninstalled and reinstalled firefox and I am still experiencing this problem. In fact, it is getting worse.

Could be a problem with my internet cache or virtual memory since there are problems and crashes when loading photos.
 

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