Firefox

  Leicestertrev 15:47 23 Dec 2008
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After all the fuss about security in IE7, I've been trying to use Firefox, which I generally prefer anyway. However, whatever sites I visit, after viewing about 5 or 6 web pages (however many or few "tabs" are open) the programme always freezes on me. Any idea why this is or what I can do about it? Thanks.

  DippyGirl 17:28 23 Dec 2008

What level of FF are you running?
I occaisionally had problems with 2.0.16 but after my second (successful) attampt to go to 3 (now on 3.0.5) all has been well

  Graham John 15:19 27 Dec 2008

Had the same problem myself, I think that Firefox was trying to update from 3.0.4 to 3.0.5 and hung. Maybe uninstall and re-install?

  Halmer 16:13 27 Dec 2008

if you have Vista and the 'wrong' version of Zone Alarm or sometimes the latest version of Flash Player.

  Leicestertrev 12:42 30 Dec 2008

I've now upgraded to version 3.0.5. So far so good, although with Xmas etc I haven't had chance to test it too fierecly yet!

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