Calendar redrawing every 1-3 seconds in Fire Fox 4.0.1

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Calendar redrawing every 1-3 seconds in Fire Fox 4.0.1

Postby dalercool » Sun May 01, 2011 12:53 pm

Recently when I go to the new calendar in Fire Fox 4.0.1, the screen redraws every 1 to 3 seconds, making it unusable. I did not have this problem before Fire Fox upgraded to 4.0. The text of the tab changes between Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar and !Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar!. I am both a ward website admin and stake website admin. I cannot switch to later versions of Internet Explorer as I need that to access a particular FTP site which does not work with 7 and higher.

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Postby techgy » Sun May 01, 2011 2:54 pm

dalercool wrote:Recently when I go to the new calendar in Fire Fox 4.0.1, the screen redraws every 1 to 3 seconds, making it unusable. I did not have this problem before Fire Fox upgraded to 4.0. The text of the tab changes between Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar and !Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar!. I am both a ward website admin and stake website admin. I cannot switch to later versions of Internet Explorer as I need that to access a particular FTP site which does not work with 7 and higher.

Thanks


I'm using FF4.0.1 at my home and I have not observed any of the issues you describe.
I would suggest that you clear the cookies and browser history, then restart the browser.
This doesn't help, then perhaps a re-install of the browser (backup your bookmarks first).
Have you read the Code of Conduct?

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Postby rmrichesjr » Sun May 01, 2011 3:16 pm

There are some differences in behavior between Firefox 3.6 and 4.0 when doing a lot of Javascript and related stuff, which the new calendar and directory do. If odd symptoms show up for many users, the developers might need to look into the issue.

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Postby techgy » Mon May 02, 2011 7:01 am

dalercool wrote:Recently when I go to the new calendar in Fire Fox 4.0.1, the screen redraws every 1 to 3 seconds, making it unusable. I did not have this problem before Fire Fox upgraded to 4.0. The text of the tab changes between Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar and !Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar!. I am both a ward website admin and stake website admin. I cannot switch to later versions of Internet Explorer as I need that to access a particular FTP site which does not work with 7 and higher.

Thanks


Another thing I'd suggest checking are any "AddOns", which you may have installed. Perhaps going through the list and disabling them one-at-a-time to see if any are causing this problem.
Have you read the Code of Conduct?

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Postby dalercool » Sun May 08, 2011 8:56 pm

I have tried all of the above, and have the same result. I may try unistalling flash next.
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Postby kennethjorgensen » Mon May 09, 2011 12:00 am

dalercool wrote:Recently when I go to the new calendar in Fire Fox 4.0.1, the screen redraws every 1 to 3 seconds, making it unusable. I did not have this problem before Fire Fox upgraded to 4.0. The text of the tab changes between Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar and !Home - localUnit and parentUnit Calendar!. I am both a ward website admin and stake website admin. I cannot switch to later versions of Internet Explorer as I need that to access a particular FTP site which does not work with 7 and higher.

Thanks


I had the same problem for a few weeks with FF 3 but lately it seems to have disappeared so I am not sure what caused it.

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Postby kyleq » Tue May 10, 2011 7:01 am

I'm a QA Engineer that works on the calendar app. Will you send me an email at kyleq at ldschurch.org? I might be able to help you get this resolved.


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