Firefox problems

  jtt 13:20 11 Jul 2005

I've had Firefox installed for several months now. It's good, but it won't update when a Firefox security update comes out - I can leave it for a few hours updating, but it never finishes. Instead, I have to uninstall it and install the latest version. Also, it won't download plugins such as Flash - again it just sits there for hours claiming it's getting the Flash download but never finishes. I've used Firefox on other PCs without these problems.

  sunny staines 16:36 11 Jul 2005

had same problem for a few days too, your not alone.

  sunny staines 19:47 11 Jul 2005

delete firefox,empty recycle bin afterwards then reinstall from firefox web site.

all works ok for me know [i think the problem was unidentified spyware]

  ashdav 00:25 12 Jul 2005

click here You need to remove previous versions first.

  jtt 13:13 22 Mar 2006

Removing Firefox didn't help, but a clean re-install of XP did. There were other problems with other programmes too, and XP would not shut down. Things were gradually getting worse, so I finally decided to do a re-install. I think that it was an XP problem rather than a Firefox problem. Firefox is now working well.

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