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I've been trying to use Waterfox since I like the Firefox adblock and extensions better than Chrome so yea. Now my Waterfox keeps crashing and slowing down out of nowhere for an uncertain period of time. Does anyone have advice on this? I have already tried reinstalled numerous times.
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Have you tried reinstalling your plugins like Flash and Java?
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Have you tried using a clean profile?
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I've been trying to use Waterfox since I like the Firefox adblock and extensions better than Chrome so yea. Now my Waterfox keeps crashing and slowing down out of nowhere for an uncertain period of time. Does anyone have advice on this? I have already tried reinstalled numerous times.



Has anything changed? Add-ons or extensions? Haven't heard of anyone's performance degrading. Have you overclocked at all? Is your overclock stable? Frequent crashing usually happens on unstable overclocks.

 

    
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To begin sorry for the late reply, I had to try to get something fixed.
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Have you tried reinstalling your plugins like Flash and Java?

Yes, I reinstalled everything even my Windows
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Originally Posted by Lord Venom View Post

Have you tried using a clean profile?

Waterfox is my first experience with Firefox
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Has anything changed? Add-ons or extensions? Haven't heard of anyone's performance degrading. Have you overclocked at all? Is your overclock stable? Frequent crashing usually happens on unstable overclocks.

My OC is 12hrs prime stable. I have installed ABP and ABP Element Hiding helper.
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'ello luvs. I have me a problem with Waterfoxy. U c after installing (twice) on an HP Pavilion g series, it won't start. It just bounces up a message saying "Unable to start." stitchfacesmiley.png
Tried restarting. Uninstalled, reinstalled without starting Firefox. No luv 4 me.
No clue. Not inclined to spend tons of time on it. But i thought it might be worth hearing about.
Cheerio and all that.

Also - 'twould be nice if it warned u that choosing to remove all the customizations at uninstall for Waterfox blows away the same files that Firefox uses.
Truly. It would be nice. 'Cuz that be what ah done. U c it seemed safe to believe that there would be a copy, at most, in a separate directory for Waterfox.

Cheerio again.
Edited by MrBunny - 1/28/12 at 8:35pm
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