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    Posted on Larry B Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

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    • #2013821 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      Just installed latest version of Sandboxie. I get an error popup when trying to run my browser Firefox latest 70.0.1. I looks like my Dashlane plugin will not load. Here is the error popup. I thin Firefox is running sandboxed, but this is a very important plugin. What to do? Thanks

    • #2013940 Reply

      Da Boss

      Do you have any of the conflicts listed in Sandboxie’s Known Issues?

    • #2014044 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      I see Kaspersky listed, but that appears to have loaded. It seems to be the Dashlane plugin that is not loading. I did not see that listed. Another password manager was listed though. I am new to Sandboxie and am still in the learning curve.


    • #2014057 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      I tried putting the Dashlane exe and the plugin into a sandbox before loading the browser into a sandbox and that seemed to work. Nt sure if I will always have to do this or if it will remember these entries.

    • #2014106 Reply


      This is a guess, but I’ll pass it on anyway …

      When I had problems with Firefox running in Sandboxie in spring 2018 (no audio and being unable to print to .pdf files), I found that the problem was the Firefox multiprocess setting(s). I had to change 2 “about:config” settings and I have had no problems since. If you want to try this (it is easy to reverse):

      Outside Sandboxie start Firefox and in the search bar type “about:config” and continue despite the Dragons warning. Search for “browser.tabs.remote.autostart” and you may find several results (I have 2 of them – the 1st as above and a 2nd with a .2 at the end). Make a note of their current settings and if not false, then toggle them to “false” and restart Firefox inside Sandboxie and see if your problems are still there. (If your problems persist, outside of Sandboxie toggle these settings back to their previous values.)

      HTH. Garbo.

    • #2014576 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      Thanks anonymous for the tip. Unfortunately it did not work. I can occasionally get the plugin to ork, but messing with this is too much trouble. I might post it in their forums or contact Dashlane for suggestions, but without the use of this, Sandboxie is a no go.

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