Mozilla Firefox is renowned browser developed for Windows, Linux and with a mobile edition for Android Operating System. Most of the users prefer to use it due to its simple user interface. It is the fast browsing application and permits you to open many tabs at a time even after having low data plans. But as days pass on, you start experiencing slow browsing speed even after having better data plans and get depressed on slow browsing speed on Mozilla Firefox. Besides, you need to wait for minutes together when you open two tabs at a time and even encounter problem in downloading a file.
Whenever you come across slow running Firefox, you might change the IP address many times in computer network connection, set the true network.dns Firefox configuration, set home page to blank, plug-ins disabled, etc. Even after performing these steps, if your internet browsing speed becomes slow, then it hurts a lot. No need to worry, you can manually fix sluggish Firefox with the help of below said tricks:
- First of all, click on menu button and then click on help option
- From the help menu select Troubleshooting information
Note: In case you are unable to access the Help menu, type about:support in your address bar to land into Troubleshooting Information page
- Click on Reset Firefox button in the upper right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page
- In order to continue click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window which opens
- Firefox will close and be reset. When it is performed, a window will list the information which was imported. Click Finish option and Firefox will open.
In addition this, there are many simple techniques which help you to increase browsing speed are:
Disable Plugins: Plugins assist Firefox manage internet content like Flash, Java, Silverlight and Office and there are many unwanted plugins. Disable unnecessary plugins to improve the browser speed. To achieve this, click on Firefox button and choose Add-ons from the drop-down menu.
The Add-ons Manager opens a new tab. Click the Plugins tab on the left side of the tab. In order to disable each plugin, click the respective Disable button.
Remove extensions: For removing extensions, open the Add-ons Manager, in case it is not already open, click on Extension tab and find the extension you wish to remove in the list. Click on Remove button. In case the restart message displays above the extension title, click on Restart now link to finish the removal operation,
Clear browsing data: For this, go to Firefox button and choose History and clear Recent history from the drop-down menu and then click the down arrow to the left of Details. Choose the check boxes for the items you wish to clear and choose the time range from the drop-down list at the top of the dialog box and click on Clear option to remove browsing data.
After following these steps, if you still experience slow browsing speed, then use Remo More tool. It will fix slow Firefox, Chrome, Opera Mini, Dolphin and Safari browsers. It will optimize all kinds of networks like Cable, DSL, Modem connection, LAN and Wi-Fi. It is compatible with Windows, Mac, Android and iOS Operating Systems. It will optimize your network settings and allow you to play videos from YouTube without buffering.