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Mozilla Firefox 52.1.2 ESR Released For XP & Vista

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by flavallee, May 19, 2017 at 1:59 PM.

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  1. flavallee

    flavallee Frank Trusted Advisor Thread Starter

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    Version 52.1.2 extended support release(ESR) of Mozilla Firefox has been released and can be obtained here:
    https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/organizations/all/

    Version 53 and newer only supports Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 and will not install in Windows XP SP3 and Windows Vista SP2.

    If you want to continue to receive updates and support for version 52 in them, you need to install and use the ESR version.

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  2. plodr

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    Thanks. I run this as a backup browser on four Win 7 computers.
     
  3. flavallee

    flavallee Frank Trusted Advisor Thread Starter

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    Firefox 52.x ESR(extended support release) is for Windows XP and Windows Vista.

    Firefox 53.x doesn't support these 2 operating systems, so you need to use Firefox 52.x ESR in them to keep that browser supported and up-to-date.

    At this time, Firefox 52.1.2 ESR and Firefox 53.0.3 are the most current versions.

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