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Some TABS will not close. You have to exit the browser and restart (random sites)




Tabbed Browser
10 years ago
7 years ago


(Reporter: Mike, Unassigned)


Firefox Tracking Flags

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(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-15])



10 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/2008092417 Firefox/3.0.3
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/2008092417 Firefox/3.0.3

Some tabs will not close. You can click the close button, or doubleclick, etc. Nothing will close them except to close Firefox and restart it.  Also, seems to be hogging memory... slows the video card to a crawl, pages will not refresh, etc. Everything become pixilized.

Reproducible: Sometimes

Steps to Reproduce:
1.No common denominator for reproducing... random

Comment 1

10 years ago
To do anything we'll need some steps to reproduce this. It might be caused by a bad add-on, so I suggest you give this a try:

Comment 2

10 years ago
You can also check easily for ad-on issue with Safe Mode http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode.
This bug was reported using Firefox 3.0 or older, which is no longer supported. The bug has also not been changed in over 500 days and is still in UNCO.
Reporter, please retest this bug in Firefox 3.6.10 or later using a fresh profile, http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/managing+profiles. If you still see this problem, please update the bug. If you no longer see the bug, please set the resolution to RESOLVED, WORKSFORME.

This is a mass search of unconfirmed bugs that have no activity on them, so if you feel a bug was marked in error, just remove the CLOSEME comment in the whiteboard within the next month.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-15]
No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later and a new profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles). If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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