locked Re: is firefox quantum now works well with nvda without any crash or major issue?


Arlene
 

Zahra, its time you moved on. Xp is long gone. I know it meets your needs. What are you going to do if that computer dies.  It’s not good to cling to the old clunker xp.  The longer you stay with xp the less sites you’ll have access with. Even the old versions of firefox.  If you have 7 you may do okay. But like xp you’ll be left behind. 

 

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From: Gene
Sent: July 5, 2020 4:07 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] is firefox quantum now works well with nvda without any crash or major issue?

 

Then you need a newer more powerful computer so you can run Windows 7 or 10

or whatever you want to run.  You can't run any version of Firefox later

than 51.x with XP.

 

Gene

-----Original Message-----

From: zahra

Sent: Sunday, July 05, 2020 12:31 PM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] is firefox quantum now works well with nvda without any

crash or major issue?

 

fortunately,

most websites that i use, they are not firefox version dependent.

and i could use them even with firefox 3.5!

but i had a problem in using legacy text or web pages in persian that

firefox did not recognize encoding.

and one of my friends told me that she can opens such files with

firefox quantum properly.

i believe that this feature is the most important changes in firefox

quantum that i really need!

also, unfortunately, now, i only have windows xp,

and i forced to uninstall seven

because of more and more overheating my laptop,

and slowness when navigating using nvda even in computer and documents!

 

On 7/5/20, Gene <gsasner@...> wrote:

> First, you can't use Firefox 51 forever.  Old browsers gradually work with

> fewer and fewer sites.  Try the latest version of Firefox and see if it

> crashes or not on your Windows 7 system.  You can try the portable version

> since that alters nothing on your system. You can continue to use your

> beloved years out of date dangerous version if you wish and evaluate the

> current portable version.  Many people are using Firefox, the latest one,

> and I've seen no pattern of complaints.  While I don't use firefox much, I

> haven't had problems with more recent versions.

> Gene

> -----Original Message-----

> From: zahra

> Sent: Sunday, July 05, 2020 10:58 AM

> To: nvda@groups.io

> Subject: [nvda] is firefox quantum now works well with nvda without any

> crash or major issue?

> hello every one.

> as you know,

> i use windows xp and firefox 52 with nvda versions 2017.2 and 2017.3.

> my only browser is firefox and i really cant tolerate other browsers.

> i had issue of firefox crashes in firefox old versions with nvda.

> but did not observe firefox crashes at least in firefox 45!

> once, i could access windows seven and i tested firefox 61

> the crashes returned frequently.

> so, i observed firefox crashes in 30 minute of using firefox!

> even in simple web pages like nvda user guide,

> and my gmail interface which is in basic html view,

> i had frequent crashes and firefox 61 was completely unusable for me!

> when testing with windows seven, i only used and tested firefox 61

> with nvda 2017.2.

> and i did not have nvda 2017.3 on that time.

> i know one person who has a laptop from 2009 and for this reason, He

> migrated to chrome!

> i really wish some experts,

> and who use only firefox and compare versions,

> especially users of old laptops,

> help me that

> 1. is frequent crashing of firefox quantum with nvda is resolved or not?

> 2.

> if the issue is resolved,

> and mozilla released a stable version of firefox without crashes like

> firefox 56 and before,

> please give me exact version number.

> for example: tell me that firefox since version xxx became completely

> stable as it was before firefox quantum.

> i searched in the internet and found only this link.

> https://www.accessibilityoz.com/2018/11/accessibility-issues-with-firefox-quantum-and-screen-readers/

> can someone please help?

> can i use one day firefox quantum with nvda 2017.3 without any issues?

> or, i should use firefox 52 forever?

> thanks so much every one and God bless you all!

> --

> By God,

> were I given all the seven heavens

> with all they contain

> in order that

> I may disobey God

> by depriving an ant

> from the husk of a grain of barley,

> I would not do it.

> imam ali

 

 

--

By God,

were I given all the seven heavens

with all they contain

in order that

I may disobey God

by depriving an ant

from the husk of a grain of barley,

I would not do it.

imam ali

 

 

 

 

 

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