Mobile menu

Cannot open ProZ with Mozilla Firefox
Thread poster: tinageta
tinageta  Identity Verified
Local time: 08:55
English to Latvian
+ ...
Jan 2, 2006

Today I am able to access ProZ only with Internet Explorer. Mozilla either does not respond at all when I click on the bookmarked link, or gives the annoying "Proz. com could not be found".
Mozilla works perfectly with all other sites, though.
I wonder if this is a global problem or something is wrong only at my end...


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Ingo Dierkschnieder  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:55
Member (2004)
English to German
+ ...
Fault on your side Jan 2, 2006

There must be something wrong on your side as I've been browsing with Firefox all day and didn't have any problems to access ProZ. However, I use a personalized build which might make the difference. Best to wait if the same is the case tomorrow and if, maybe reinstall Firefox.

Good luck,
Ingo


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Agua  Identity Verified
Spain
English to Spanish
+ ...
MF works OK for me... Jan 2, 2006

Hello,

I wonder if this is a global problem or something is wrong only at my end...[/quote]

I think it is some problem there, because I access it without any trouble with Mozilla Firefox, no customization or anything.

I think maybe you should try again, if it does not work, re-download and re-install.

Best of luck,

Mar


Direct link Reply with quote
 
tinageta  Identity Verified
Local time: 08:55
English to Latvian
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks Jan 2, 2006

Thanks, Mar and Ingo. This gives hope that it will work normally soon.

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Andrea Ali  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 03:55
Member (2003)
English to Spanish
+ ...
No problem either Jan 2, 2006

Hope you can solve it soon!

Cheers,

Andrea


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Courtney McConnel  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 08:55
French to English
+ ...
my mozilla stopped working right today too Jan 2, 2006

Hi!
All of the sudden, I can't get onto most sites with Mozilla and have to use Explorer. The sites say that Mozilla is not showing them the cookies and I have to re-set it to show cookies. Don't know why. It was working all the other days...
XO
Courtney


Direct link Reply with quote
 

keshab  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:25
Member (2006)
English to Hindi
+ ...
It might be a temporary prolem Jan 3, 2006

I think it is a temporary problem and will solved automatically. Nowadays my Mozilla Firefox works nicely but few days ago suddenly it stopped work.But the problem stays only for two-three days and I have to work with IE.But after those days I never faced any problem with firefox.

Happy New Year.

Keshab.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:55
Member (2000)
Russian to English
+ ...
Upgrade? Jan 3, 2006

I recently upgraded to Mozilla Firefox 1.5, and I am not having this problem. If yours is an earlier version, maybe upgrading would solve it for you.

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jo Macdonald  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 08:55
Member (2005)
Italian to English
+ ...
Try scanning for spyware Jan 3, 2006

Hi Tina,

I downloaded and scanned my system with Adaware and Spybot last night as I’d noticed Firefox was getting slow and waiting for Servedby messages appearing on the status bar. Servedby is a data miner and if your computer has caught one (or several) of these or other adware/spyware, your browser can get so slow it will be useless.
After scanning the browser is back to it’s usual performance.

They’re both free progs:
http://www.download.com/Ad-Aware-SE-Personal-Edition/3000-8022_4-10399602.html?tag=lst-0-1

http://www.download.com/Spybot-Search-Destroy/3000-8022_4-10401314.html?tag=lst-0-1


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Cannot open ProZ with Mozilla Firefox

Advanced search






Protemos translation business management system
Create your account in minutes, and start working! 3-month trial for agencies, and free for freelancers!

The system lets you keep client/vendor database, with contacts and rates, manage projects and assign jobs to vendors, issue invoices, track payments, store and manage project files, generate business reports on turnover profit per client/manager etc.

More info »
SDL MultiTerm 2017
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs