Firefox crashes randomly, often, almost always when I click on a new link.

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

Status

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critical
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
9 years ago
8 years ago

People

(Reporter: askmikee, Unassigned)

Tracking

({crash})

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-12-01])

(Reporter)

Description

9 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:1.9.0.5) Gecko/2008120122 Firefox/3.0.5 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:1.9.0.5) Gecko/2008120122 Firefox/3.0.5 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

Tried different versions of firefox, and even installed the one from my laptop which doesn't crash, (xp), and it worked fine for awhile, then started crashing again when I select a new link.  Have uninstalled, reinstalled, checked add ons, and ran bug checks.  Chrome works just fine, doesn't crash on this machine, just the firefox.  Is really beginning to to bother me, this is my fav browser.

Reproducible: Couldn't Reproduce
Well, first, you have firefox 3.0.5, which is extremely old. Please download and install firefox 3.6, which has a bunch of crashes fixed.
Also, update your flash, java, quicktime, reader, etc.
 Then, give a stacktrace. https://developer.mozilla.org/En/How_to_get_a_stacktrace_for_a_bug_report
Severity: normal → critical
Keywords: crash
Reporter, please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later in a fresh profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles). Also update your plugins (flash, adobe reader, java, quicktime, silverlight, etc.) Go to the developer's website and download the latest version from there. If you no longer see this issue, please close this bug as RESOLVED, WORKSFORME. If you do see the bug, please post a comment.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-12-01]
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.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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