Unable to run Firefox

  iscanut 15:43 05 Jan 2010
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Not wishing to go into a long story..I uninstalled Firefox and then did a fresh install. It will not run and throws up the following ...

Firefox is already running, but is not responding. To open a new window, you must first close the existing Firefox process, or restart your system.

I have closed and restarted, uninstalled and reinstalled but all I get is the above message. I am foxed ! Can anyone give advice as to how to get Firefox back and running ?

  MAT ALAN 15:46 05 Jan 2010

click here
might help...

  rawprawn 15:48 05 Jan 2010

Download, install and run CCleaner click here after first uninstalling Firefox, then reinstall Firefox

  rawprawn 15:50 05 Jan 2010

"install and run CCleaner" both in Cleaner and Registry mode

  iscanut 16:45 05 Jan 2010

Thanks..had done this but still no go !

MAT ALAN..thanks for that, worked through some of the solutions, uninstalled and the reinstalled and got it back...Imported Favorites (sic) from IE8 and just have to customise the Bookmarks bar and hopefully as we were..Will teacvh me not to fiddle with profiles !

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