Latest version of Firefox

  seedie 16:27 25 Jul 2005
Locked

XP Pro +SP2 'puter doing spontaneous restarts since installing this yesterday. Installed over the top. Any one else getting this?

regards

CD

  gudgulf 16:35 25 Jul 2005

No problem here......Firefox version 1.06 installed over the top of the previous version.

You might have a corrupt download.I'd do a System Restore to before the update and try again or at least redownload Firefox 1.06 and reinstall it.

  dagwoood 16:42 25 Jul 2005

seedie, further to gudgulf's post, you could try removing Firefox via Add/Remove and then install v1.06 instead of an over-the-top install.

HTH, dagwoood.

  Stuartli 17:41 25 Jul 2005

It's best - and Mozilla advises - to uninstall a current version of Firefox before installing the latest version. Settings and configuration remain unaffected.

  seedie 18:49 25 Jul 2005

deleted and re-installed, will keep you informed. Next step is new download and install if this fails.

Thanks for your thoughts


CD

  seedie 10:55 26 Jul 2005

restarts since above. Going to stick my neck out and tick it :))

  Stuartli 11:40 26 Jul 2005

You might now be interested in Firetune for Firefox from:

click here

Saves all that manual configuring from about:config ...:-)

  Stuartli 11:40 26 Jul 2005

..should be Finetune for Firefox...

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

WPA2 hack: How secure is your Wi-Fi?

Microsoft Surface Book 2 hands-on review – bigger and 5x faster

Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

Que faire si son iPhone ou iPad est tombé dans de l'eau ?