Firefox Quantum - Has anyon tried this? Thoughts?

  AroundAgain 17:09 14 Nov 2017
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Hi Much as the subject suggests, in that there seems to be a new version of Firefox that is claimed to be much faster and lighter

Has anyone tried this yet and, if so, what's the verdict, please? I thought I'd ask your opinions first, if you don't mind, before installing it (I've already got a lot installed so would rather not install it unless it's a marked improvement on Firefox (normal version) ;)

Many thanks

  Govan1x 12:23 17 Nov 2017

Ahh no wonder I got that update then and nobody else did. I have had no problems with it so will stay with it for the time being. Thanks for the info. FE.

  Pine Man 12:40 17 Nov 2017

Ahhh

  caccy 18:28 18 Nov 2017

Have not had any problems. Still trying to get used to the new interface though. I also have come via Netscape and unless forced to only use Firefox or Waterfox.

  Forum Editor 23:54 18 Nov 2017

I have been using this version as my default browser since installing it, and so far nothing has made me want to revise my first impression - it is appreciably faster than Chrome, and just as good in every other way.

In my book, Mozilla is onto a winner with this release.

  difarn 00:29 19 Nov 2017

I agree with FE - so far very good.Still whizzing along.

  Menzie 01:16 19 Nov 2017

It's a good solid browser and works wonderfully. My mobile version has updated too and is also faster. Not sure how it is on data usage but I like what I see so far.

  AroundAgain 12:33 19 Nov 2017

Argn ... In spite of all your good reviews, I have decided to go back to the previous version. This is because ReminderFox is NOT compatible and so I've not got access to all the dates that I had in ReminderFox.

I'm not sure of the best way to revert back so I'll post a new questions regarding reverting back. It may, or maynot, be useful to others who also want to revert to previouis version.

Thanks guys

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