Have firefox issues been fixed

  suedeblue 12:12 19 Aug 2011
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I upgraded a while back to the latest firefox browser, but eventually had to reinstall 3.6 due to the number of issues with the upgrade. Does anyone know if the issues have been fixed now and what version is safe to upgrade to.

  mgmcc 12:22 19 Aug 2011

If it was "a while back", that version will almost certainly now have been superseded. The latest version is 6.0 but, as I haven't experienced any particular "issues" with the interim upgrades, you'll have to try it for yourself to see if it is now OK for you.

  suedeblue 12:27 19 Aug 2011

Ok Thanks I'll give it a go. I'm running vista. Would that make any difference

  mgmcc 13:14 19 Aug 2011

No, operating system shouldn't make any difference. I have Firefox 6 running in XP and Windows 7.

  spuds 13:22 19 Aug 2011

Doesn't appear to be any 'issues' now, so as suggested 'give it a go'.

  birdface 14:14 19 Aug 2011

No the issues are still there.

Under Add Ons.Extentions, java console is Incompatible, and Avast WebRep is also incompatible.

  birdface 20:24 19 Aug 2011

Add-On Compatibility Reporter 0.8.7

Just downloaded that Mozilla add-on and now have Avast WebRep working.

Feel a bit safer when browsing now.

It just says Add-On Compatibility checking is disabled now.

  Snrub 21:16 19 Aug 2011

Stay with 5 version 6 has add on issues.

  Woolwell 21:37 19 Aug 2011

Same add-on issues as 5.

  rdave13 21:45 19 Aug 2011

One up for IE methinks. Makes a change.

  rdave13 21:52 19 Aug 2011

V 6 updated shows Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U26 6.0260.3 as compatible.

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