Web page not updating firefox
On the Details page that comes up, briefly describe the problem, and enter the URL of the problematic webpage. Click on "Firefox makes me sad". Select both Cookies and Cache. Follow the instructions in the Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems article to see if one of these is causing the problem. While I am quite certain a reinstall would fix the problem for now , reinstalling the whole of Firefox every couple months, when I have a slew of addons and custom settings, seems like a non-solution to me. Make a new one and test A manual deletion of the cache works very temporarily and is a senseless thing to have to do literally every time I visit a site.
Firefox seems to not know how to manage the cache and update it when necessary. On the Details page that comes up, briefly describe the problem, and enter the URL of the problematic webpage. To ensure Firefox is set to use the page's default style: First, websites load a LOT slower on startup, and second, this only clears the cache on exit, and not dynamically, like Firefox is supposed to. Make a new one and test I have all my bookmarks etc stored by Firefox Sync so a backup wasn't necessary. Click the Submit button. To fix this, you need to clear the cookies and cache: Check that your system clock is set correctly In some instances the loading and verification of secure web content will be time-dependent, so you should check that date, time and timezone are set correctly on your system. A manual deletion of the cache works very temporarily and is a senseless thing to have to do literally every time I visit a site. Now that the page is using its default style, it may be displayed correctly. Currently notifications on sites like Facebook will remain unread even after clicking them. It seems like a caching issue but I have no idea what causes this or how to fix it. Reset the page style You may have inadvertently set the page style to No Style. Now that your cookies and cache are cleared, visit the website again to see if the problem is solved. Maybe next time do not use the safe setting Disable problematic extensions or hardware acceleration Some extensions may interfere with the way websites are displayed or your graphics card and drivers don't display some web content correctly when hardware acceleration is turned on. If a website has updated their code, Firefox may still be using some of the old code along with some of the new, which can make a web page display incorrectly. Reset Zoom Some websites may not look right at different zoom levels. Click the arrow next to Details to display the list of items that can be cleared. Chosen solution soulstenance said Thanks for the reply! However, there are 2 issues with this. Click the menu button and select Submit Feedback The Submit Your Feedback page will load in a new tab. Reset the minimum font size Some sites do not display properly with a minimum font size.