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  1. sharpshots556

    sharpshots556 Thread Starter

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    I just got firefox today and i opened it once and it worked but then i closed it but when i opened it again it wouldn't open and i checked the processes it was showing up there i don't know what to do can you please help?
     
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    just reboot & then you can open FF

    it is very common for FF to remain open in background & not close fully when closing it. There is normally no need to uninstall it, just to reboot to release the locked processes
     
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    Or, right-click and kill the firefox.exe process.
     
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    I will 2nd this option.
     
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