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Updating Firefox via pop-up prompt?

Firefox is prompting me for an update. I am used to a Windows environment, so is this the same thing? If I accept, it will simply update and I don't need to worry about a thing? I worry if Firefox ...
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Lucid update freezes firefox and chrome cannot play youtube [closed]

Strange things happening to Lucid after an update around 06/06/2014 (related to openssl or not, I won't spend more time on it). More like a hint, I guess. I had firefox, chrome misbehaving. Firefox ...
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1answer
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Firefox is lagging after update to the 29 version

Today's update of Firefox to the 29 version makes browsing very slow. For example Firefox incredibly lagging when I am zooming or moving on google maps. Does anyone the same problem? How can I speed ...
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2answers
206 views

How can i use firefox-29.0.tar.bz2 [duplicate]

I have downloaded "firefox-29.0.tar.bz2" to update my firefox now I have query how to use this to update firefox ?
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0answers
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Where is new firefox [duplicate]

How do you update Firefox? I tried doing it in the "about Firefox" menu but it isn't there like in windows. I also tried using synaptic but the highest available version there was 28 not 29 that i ...
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1answer
8k views

New to the Linux. How to update firefox and install flash player add-on? [duplicate]

I am new to the Linux System. I was able to download the update to Firefox (I think), but do not know for sure how to update it. I think my system is missing something, but being new to this operating ...
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1answer
333 views

Internet issues with Ubuntu in oracle virtual box

I have ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed in as a VM in Oracle virtual box. I am able to browse from firefox but trying to connect from command prompt to update is failing. I also tried to change software ...
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1answer
88 views

Can't find Firefox update in Ubuntu Update Manager

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and my Firefox version is 14.0.1. Since because of this version I can't install Firebug. So for upgrading it I searched at the Help->About in the browser window, but there is no ...
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2answers
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How to stop the Software Updater. from nagging about the Firefox updates?

That was a smart move by Mozilla making release 24 an extended service release. Avoiding the unnecessary Mochromezilla experience, I'm sticking with (traditional) Firefox 24 ESR for as long as I can. ...
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1answer
81 views

Firefox goes slowly after i installed ubuntu update

I'm A Ubuntu 13.04 User , Everything Was good but software updater told me that there are new updates so I'm Installed All of the Updates (including Firefox) but after this update ,my Firefox goes so ...
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1answer
362 views

Firefox stuck in 6.0 and not updating. Apt-get says that its latest version

I'm having trouble updating Firefox, it does not update from the terminal and doesn't show up in the update manager. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. If I run apt-get install firefox it claims that the ...
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2answers
612 views

Firefox's popping up advertisement windows

For more than two weeks my firefox opens popping up advertisement windows. Could there be a gap within Ubuntu update system? I think this way because I only apply updates that are sent by update ...
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1answer
73 views

Why do the versions of Thunderbird and Firefox differ in 12.10?

I noticed, that on my Ubuntu 12.10 Thunderbird is only version 17.06 while Firefox is already on 21.0. It seems, like the updates of Firefox are somewhat faster? Do I have to install the PPA for ...
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1answer
986 views

After updates Ubuntu works very slow etc

So yesterday I got a notification of some available updates, in all honesty I haven't looked at what updates these were. I just followed all the updates as usual. Now when I start up my laptop, ...
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0answers
237 views

roboform lite new login button on toolbar

I installed ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop. After installation, I installed roboform lite 3.1. Everything worked ok. I then installed the file updates (160+ files). After the update a new login button ...
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1answer
266 views

install previous package version

I recently updated to firefox 17 during a system upgrade. $ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade. How do I revert back to a previous package version? I'd like to get back to firefox ...
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1answer
126 views

How to upgrade Firefox on several computers on the network

I have about 10 computers on my LAN and I would like to upgrade the Firefox on the computers across the LAN. The computers are not connected to the internet. I can download the tar files from the ...
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1answer
219 views

Delta-update Firefox Aurora package from PPA

I am using Firefox Aurora in my Ubuntu 12.04 which I have installed via its ppa (ppa:ubuntu-mozilla-daily/firefox-aurora). As expected of Aurora, I get an update usually after 2-3 days. I have Firefox ...
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2answers
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How to completely remove firefox so it won't update?

I really don't like firefox, so the first thing I did after installation was install chromium as a browser and removed firefox via terminal using: sudo apt-get remove --purge firefox But every time ...
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2answers
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How can I find “Firefox updates:” option in “firefox preferences > Advanced > update” tab

I'm new for ubuntu, using firefox-11.0 in ubuntu-10.10, recently I removed ffox-3.6 and installed ffox-11.0 from superuser. Even I cann't find update options in firefox preferences > Advanced > ...
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1answer
550 views

Firefox Updates Don't (Ubuntu 10.04)

I religiously update my system. Since Firefox 10, the updates show up in the PPA, I install them, but nothing changes. (and Firefox keeps nagging me: "update available") I just tried again for FF 14. ...
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2answers
230 views

I cannot update Ubuntu 64 11.10, have constant crashes

I can't seem to update, try via update manager & get this message: The package system is broken. If you are using third party repositories then disable them, since they are a common source of ...
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1answer
356 views

Why does it take so much time for Ubuntu to update to a new version of Firefox

From what I can remember, it always takes atleast more than a month for Ubuntu to update firefox. I know there might be some fixes to do with integration with Ubuntu, but won't this already be done in ...
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2answers
4k views

How can install Aurora (Firefox) and keep updating it?

I would like test the Aurora channel on Ubuntu 11.10. How can I do this?
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3answers
390 views

Why hasn't Mozilla's Firefox Beta PPA updated yet?

I've included ppa:mozillateam/firefox-next in my Software Sources, but even though Firefox 9 beta got released, my system still has Firefox 8! Why is this, and how do I get the latest?
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Why is natty-proposed suggesting an upgrade to a beta version of Firefox?

Well I loaded up update manager today and it wants to replace Firefox 4.0.1 with 5.0beta5. To double check I fired out apt-cache policy firefox and there it is: ...