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zheke01

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FIREFOX 3
« on: June 17, 2008, 11:37:21 AM »
when is the release date of firefox 3??

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2008, 11:40:05 AM »
« Last Edit: June 17, 2008, 11:44:00 AM by drhayden1 »

zheke01

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2008, 11:46:04 AM »
does anyone download it now?

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #3 on: June 17, 2008, 12:01:12 PM »
don't understand  ??? the beta version is available-but wait till later today until the final is out-ok :)

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #4 on: June 17, 2008, 12:28:41 PM »
This may just be my personal opinion, but i'd wait at least a week until you see how it works for people, I do this with most "new" things and it's paid off many times for me. Keep in mind, if you leave your auto updater turned on, it will prob install itself for you. Good luck with it, and let us know how it works for you.  ;)

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #5 on: June 17, 2008, 01:48:21 PM »
I will wait a little this time... I want that, at least, some of the extensions get compatibility with Firefox 3. I don't want to lose all of them...
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #6 on: June 17, 2008, 03:02:53 PM »
was the RC3 version not the final though it said firefox 3 no beta no nothing- ::) :P ;)
edited..... :)
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #7 on: June 17, 2008, 05:03:53 PM »
Once I know it will work with all the current security Add-on, I'll consider upgrading.
Till then, I'll stick with the older version.
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #8 on: June 17, 2008, 06:58:12 PM »
I downloaded this morning at 6 am Madrid Hour after a 20 minute search though Mozilla and Firefox pages (i could not find a link to download firefox 3 anywhere) but it was the beta version (i think). I learned  a few minutes ago that the launching hour is 10 am San Francisco, so 19h Madrid. Yet a 2 minute to wait.I did not install for the reasons most of you say, and downloaded only to help Mozilla to set the worldrecord (i think they deserve it, though there is lack of information in this kind of game).
But i failed, it was too soon (i did´nt think of the time difference).
I will redownload to help for the record, but not install, wait a little bit as you.
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #9 on: June 17, 2008, 11:23:56 PM »
I downloaded to help them with the world record and to see what the new Mac theme looked like.
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #10 on: June 17, 2008, 11:45:59 PM »
it's on the firefox site now on my end and downloading it after this ;D

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #11 on: June 17, 2008, 11:53:36 PM »
Seems to work nicely here... :)
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #12 on: June 18, 2008, 12:04:40 AM »
I downloaded one as well, took me 10 seconds  ;D

 I didn't realize they were shooting for a record, but I do use FF 90% of the time. I started using it a couple months before 2.0 came out. As I said earlier though, I wont install it right away.

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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #13 on: June 18, 2008, 12:15:29 AM »
Well it too me a little under 30 minutes, the power of dial-up, I can remember when it took ages ;D

I have relented and just installed it, which went fine apart from a whole bunch of add-ons that aren't compatible (none of my critical ones though).

I had intended to wait on other guinea pigs jumping in first and see if they could break it and let the add-on writers get their updates done to be compatible with 3.0. Well I'm here now so we will see how it goes.
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Re: FIREFOX 3
« Reply #14 on: June 18, 2008, 12:42:50 AM »
No problem in downloading and it sure is a lot faster than the previous official full version. :)
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