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DavidGP, May 9, 2006 #11 greenknight32 Sergeant Some memory leaks are caused by plugins or extensions, and there are a few tweaks you can apply to lower mem usage in any Thanks for letting me take up board space! Download the latest Desktop version of Firefox from mozilla.org (or choose the download for your operating system and language from this page) and save the setup file to your computer. This is because Firefox changes from release to release and as such the ways in which some extensions integrate changes, meaning there can be problems when running an older extension with news

If it fails, it is usually due to an incompatible extension. When this happens, Firefox Portable can appear to "freeze" or "hesitate" momentarily. Drives with a writable switch can not be in read-only mode. It sped up slightly but the problem is still there. http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=418369

I'm starting to think now the possibility that my CPU is finally showing its lack of grunt - it is a P3 600E. Doing so could permanently delete your Firefox profile data, including but not limited to, extensions, cache, cookies, bookmarks, personal settings and saved passwords. Where is the mail client?

  1. http://majorgeeks.com/Your_Uninstaller_2006_d2439.html star17, May 12, 2006 #15 star17 MajorGeek theefool said: Memory leaks caused by plugins is not the fault of Firefox, but by the developers of said plugins/extensions.Click to expand...
  2. Ended up doing it the el-destructo way, manually deleting both folders as neither uninstaller would run.
  3. How to uninstall Firefox if Add/Remove programs won't work? 5 replies 20 have this problem 54591 views Last reply by doubledogdair 3 years ago doubledogdair Posted 10/4/13, 10:33 AM My Firefox
  4. star17, May 7, 2006 #4 greenknight32 Sergeant Hate to tell you this, star17, but Firefox has not been officially released, the current release is
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  6. Yes, as I said I went to C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox and threw Firefox in the trash from there.
  7. theefool, May 16, 2006 #21 theefool Geekified star17 said: See, it happens even here at MG...the "official" site is offering, and MG is offering
  8. By the way, when executed, it asked me if I wanted to uninstall Firefox 1.5.
  9. star17, May 15, 2006 #19 greenknight32 Sergeant star17 said: See, it happens even here at MG...the "official" site is offering, and MG is offering
  10. Note: If you don't see the file type you'd like in the list of file types, that means Firefox doesn't know about it yet.

You can either use the one you downloaded (which means you won't have flash or java support by default) or you can fix the one you have. Linux: If you installed Firefox with the distro-based package manager, you should use the same way to uninstall it - see Install Firefox on Linux. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Mac OS X Java does not run on Intel Core processors under Rosetta.

The setting to do this in Firefox Portable works just like it does in a regular install of Firefox: Click Tools and then Options from the menu Select the Content tab Disable History - Disabling history will prevent Firefox from writing a small bit of data to your drive for every page you visit. Obviously, you can change many of these settings (ex cache) by changing the options in Firefox, but you will increase the number of writes to your flash drive, thus decreasing its https://support.mozilla.org/questions/973277 If you downloaded and installed the binary package from the [http://www.mozilla.org/firefox#desktop Firefox download page], simply remove the folder ''firefox'' in your home directory. #Now, go ahead and reinstall Firefox: ##Double-click the

I don't get into this "nightly development build" business, I just look for updated version releases. Sadly I can't find it on this site. But this is a guess, just trying to eliminate fasterfox as the cause. Themes and Extensions - Most themes and extensions will work with Firefox Portable -- including those that make use of the component registry.

Hello, Certain Firefox problems can be solved by performing a ''Clean reinstall''. http://newwikipost.org/topic/tsKmdbRyzoTQPHz3egir5wuryAckdMkP/SOLVED-How-to-uninstall-Firefox.html Searching their online thing, it says it's an Install Shield program. Everything downloaded quickly enough, but as soon as I started editing, pasting etc it slowed down the same way as before with 100% CPU load. 0 Back to top MultiQuote Reply You can even install a 3rd or 4th profile by installing the 2nd Profile app again to another location (like X:\PortableApps\FirefoxPortable3rdProfile) and then renaming it in the PortableApps.com Menu.

Linux: If you installed Firefox with the distro-based package manager, you should use the same way to uninstall it - see Install Firefox on Linux. http://hcsprogramming.com/unable-to/unable-to-boot-please-help.php This is especially noticable in the first several minutes of using Firefox Portable as it has to download the anti-phishing database and store it within your profile (a 3mb+ file on Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors. Help,can't uninstall firefox from my PC to reinstall updated version 1 reply 8 have this problem 5125 views Last reply by Tyler Downer 1 year ago janeric Posted 4/3/15, 9:03 AM

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all Read this answer in context 2 Question tools Get email updates when anybody replies. I replaced the one I got for a test with RC2, it's much better, mem usage way lower. It could be that their site is setup to detect fasterfox and slow it down. More about the author Content available under a Creative Commons license.

The Firefox Portable Launcher will automatically detect when you protect the drive and offer to run your files locally for you. Click Close. Being the curious creature that I am, I investigated.

Privacy Note: When Firefox hands off a file to another application, it will usually store that file in the local PC's TEMP directory.

PortableApps.com Format - Firefox Portable is packaged in PortableApps.com Format with a PortableApps.com Installer. I tried uninstalling other programs, and other things uninstall just fine. So when a build comes out with a new version number, often somebody will list it on their site as a "new release", even though it's a development build; then others What you got is a nightly development build.

No Default Browser Check - Firefox won't check to see if it is the default browser on startup. Yes, and it's that same crummy memory-leaking nightly build that Softpedia is offering. All Rights Reserved. click site Join Our Community Join our forums Subscribe to our email newsletter Subscribe with RSS Like us on Facebook Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Twitter Partner with PortableApps.com Hardware providers

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