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Firefox 3.628

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#1 cjinca


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Posted 23 March 2012 - 01:26 PM

Sometime during the last year I downloaded one of the firefox upgrades and lost access to some add-ons. I was able to revert back to 3.6 but it will soon not be supported.

I'm pretty green when it comes to computers. When I open help tab on firefox it says version 3.628 but at the bottom of message, it reads: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv: Gecko/20120306 Firefox/3.6.28 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)

I'm hoping a seasoned computer person will offer some advice about whether to upgrade to version 11 or if there is an older version that is still available that might be better. I always hear about new versions having bugs that need to be tweaked.

Thanks in advance! cj

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Posted 23 March 2012 - 02:19 PM


My moto is if it isn't broke don't fix it, but on the other side of that coin I also say that if a web browser has an update, update to it.. Many people fail to realize how vulnerable you are if you don't have the latest version of a web browser, that being said in my opinion just update to the latest. All of your plugins should have updates so they will work with the latest Firefox. :)
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Posted 23 March 2012 - 04:39 PM

For more opinions on the recent changes of Mozilla's update system, and loss of support for older versions of Firefox take a look at these topics.

Mozilla readies to pull support plug on Firefox 3.6

Mozilla will start Firefox silent updates in June

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