I am stuck on so many levels with this version that I think I may have to buy a new computer. If Safari is already the default browser then the option to change the default browser at the top of General Prefs will not appear. Any Idea what to do in Interesting, that must be a problem with a preference file or something.
If you can track down the prefs file it should resolve that and let you change the browser not sure which prefs file to target though, it will be a plist file somewhere. Another option is to set the browser from the web browser app itself. Chrome and others offer this when you launch the app, what browser are you trying to set as the default? I have a Mac OS Version I have tried to install Firefox and Chrome but my computer is not compatable.
Any ideas? Really like Safari but cannot open sites I need. Does anyone know how to fix this?? I appreciate the person who asked the question as simple as it may seem to cyber tech folks. All them are very, very different and when Firefox throws that wrench when opening their browser, I just have remember that the cleaver Fox is attempting to break again. Just say NO.
Visit this Apple Support page to find your Mac OS version. you will need to download OS X El Capitan before you can upgrade to the latest Mac OS. While insecure versions of Firefox will continue to work on OS X and. Firefox support has ended for Mac OS X , and Note: If you do not see this window, click the disqueprefys.tk file that you.
Seems like a bit of a daft place to put this setting. And what then when safari do not work any more? Pretty flipping hard to open safari to pick any other browser. And when i say not working safari its really non working at all it stops after 1 sec with lot of lines with kill command in it. Name required. Mail will not be published required.
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Last Past is the most important plugin at all. To use Microsoft Edge kiosk mode, you must configure Microsoft Edge as an application in assigned access. Thank you so much. I have more confidence in FF than any other browser when it comes to paying attention to my interests and protection and privacy. Already have an account?
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Cons Exclusive search box: While the box for URL entry also says you can enter a search term, we were unable to get any real search results in this way. Bottom Line Firefox for Mac is a good option to try if you have trouble accessing certain sites through Safari or other browsers. What do you need to know about free software? Publisher's Description. From Mozilla: Mozilla Firefox is a fast, full-featured Web browser. Firefox includes pop-up blocking, tab-browsing, integrated Google search, simplified privacy controls, a streamlined browser window that shows you more of the page than any other browser and a number of additional features that work with you to help you get the most out of your time online.
User Reviews. Reviews Current version All versions. Sort Date Most helpful Positive rating Negative rating. Pros Fast, reliable. Can open a gazillion tabs without it crashing Cons Nothing really.
Pros Stable and useful Cons always running slowly Summary it is a nice browser. Pros It used to work? Cons Freezes constantly, then crashes, rinse, repeat. Summary I'm uninstalling and I recommend you do the same or don't install it in the first place. Report this post. Pros None whatsoever Cons Mozilla continuous to stick our computers with their exuberant display of uselessness. Cons Firefox 38 doesn't allow as much customization as earlier versions of Firefox did. Summary Firefox 38 isn't really an improvement over Firefox Pros it works well lots of customizing options Cons a bit slower than chrome Summary Updated on Apr 30, I've never had a problem with it Updated on Apr 30, I would recommend Read reply 1 Reply by aiscrim on April 30, no, it worked well so far Report this post.
Pros Nothing pro about it. Cons It's not a web browser, it's a crash test dummy. Summary Do not download version 36 if you are running an older version of OSX, it will constantly crash.
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