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Solved Firefox 36.0.1 not showing random images on facebook

banger

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Hi

This started a few days ago where some images in my feed show as black boxes. For example after scrolling for a couple of pages a photo posted will show as a black box. If I click on the picture it opens ok in a new view. Then I will scroll another couple of pages and the posters Icon will not show up, Just a black box.

Things I have done to try and resolve. Refreshed firefpx, deleted cache, deleted user profile, uninstalled and re-installed, disabled adblock plus, disabled hosts file. Running out of options.

Doesnt happen in IE11 or seem to happen on other pages. Clearing the cache seems to fix for a few pages then it starts again.

Anyone suggest a fix?

Tim
 

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AleXu224

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Does it happen on Google Chrome ?
 

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banger

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I downgraded to 35.0.1 and that is fine.
 

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banger

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I sent feedback too, maybe we all should.
 

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banger

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I think I have solved it. Turn off hardware acceleration in options and the problem seems to be solved, for me anyway!
 

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Skud

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I'll try that banger. Are you still running firefox 35.0.1 or did you reinstall 36.0.1? I also downgraded and all has been fine for the past few weeks but over the past few days it's slowly started doing it again. I just bought a brand new high end laptop about a month ago. I never had the problem on my old computer which I had for 10 years and was running Windows 7. I'm hoping it's the hardware acceleration issue you spoke of. In my search for a solution I found an interesting link showing iphone users having the exact same problem so, I'm not convinced it's a firefox issue. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6563683 other than that link I'm not finding a lot.
 

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banger

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Seems fixed totally in V37.0.1. I ran V36 with hardware acceleration off and enabled in V37 and it seems fixed for me.
 

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banger

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Have you tried V37?
 

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Skud

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I have and so far so good with the hardware acceleration disabled. Hopefully that gremlin has been put to bed and this thread will be helpful for others like myself.
 

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