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#1 dewlover80


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Posted 28 December 2004 - 12:58 PM

My boyfriend is trying to find a good web browser. He recently asked me about using modzilla firefox. I have no idea how good it is but would like to be able to give him an answer. Any help or ideas would be very appreciated. Thank you :thumbsup:

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Posted 28 December 2004 - 01:43 PM

:flowers: :thumbsup: :trumpet:
The best browser i've ever used.



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Posted 28 December 2004 - 01:51 PM

I use it & highly recommend it.
Read through the links & you can give him a better answer.

Discussion threads here involving Firefox in some way are:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic3951.html Firefox Extentions
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/7370/error-with-firefox/ Firefox Error was unrelated problem
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/6983/which-browser-do-you-think-will-end-in-the-long-run/ Firefox vs. IE poll
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4858/browser-wars-pick-your-top-browser/ Browser Comparison Poll
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/5803/firefox-10-remove-google-toolbar/ Google removal from Firefox
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/5377/remove-ie/ IE & Firefox Differ.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4737/firefoxgoogle/ A tip using it.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4627/firefox/ Firefox Support mentioned.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4267/warning-experience-at-browsing-counts/ Why use it.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4450/firefox-10/ About Firefox Size & design.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4460/changing-browsers/ User opinions.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4380/just-switched-to-firefox/ A user problem/resolution
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4397/request-google-search-to-support-mozilla/ Link regarding Firefox & Mozilla - google related.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4165/changed-browser-from-ie6-to-mozilla/ About HJT recognition of Mozilla & Firefox.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4167/mozilla-browser/ Mozilla and firewalls.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/4054/all-my-favorites-are-gone-from-firefox-all-the/ About bookmarks in Firefox.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/3878/firefox-where-is-the-history-files-located/ About another tip.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/3197/java/ You'll need Java Runtime Environment
URL=http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/1782/firefox-web-browser-pipelining/ More about a tip.

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#4 dewlover80

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Posted 28 December 2004 - 01:52 PM

Thank you very much. I was hoping you would say that seeing as how he was really excited that he might have found a good one. :thumbsup:

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Posted 28 December 2004 - 03:55 PM

I think you will find a LOT of Mozilla fans around here. I have been using Mozilla for over two years, and downloading it (and subsequent versions) was the best decision I ever made.
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Posted 28 December 2004 - 05:04 PM

Yep, Mozilla gets a :thumbsup: from me.

Just do not uninstall IE though. You may need it again for Windows updates.
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