You can disable it by creating or editing a settings file. If you don't mind, would you explain in layman terms what i am giving up in terms of protection? FF was running find and now back to hangs and not responding messages.
In some networks, downloading exe files is strictly prohibited.
You can disable it by creating or editing a settings file.
The following pages/posts provide different approaches for that: Please ignore the above reply!
I like firefox, I really don't want to go to another browser. One reason for frequent slow script errors is the protected mode feature of the Flash player plugin.
The Protected Mode feature has security benefits, but seems to have compatibility issues on some systems.