Firefox tips and tricks

Mozilla firefox is one of the most popular and widely used website browsers of the world. It was found by Mozilla foundation. It is a free browser which can be downloaded for free. Because of its high speed it has been appreciated by people all over the world.
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How to download and install Firefox safely?

Want to download and install Mozilla Firefox without risk to the safety of your device?
Follow these few steps and it will be easy

What is Firefox ?

Firefox is a free web browser which was found by Mozilla foundation. It is one of the most popular and most widely used web browsers of the world. In many countries, firefox is used as the most trusted browser. People use it as desktop browser in many countries. People using other web brower have recently switched to firefox because of its high speed. This browser is suitable for windows, Mac and Linux operating system.

How to download Firefox ?

Downloading the firefox is very easy and simple process. It can be downloaded for free. However downloading firefox for desktop or android is not similar.

How to download firefox for computer :

Before going to download firefox for your computer you need to be sure that your operating system does support Mozilla firefox web browser.

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/53.0.3/system-requirements/

Here are the simple steps to download firefox in your computer :

  1. First you need to search the firefox page on https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/# in any browser.
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    Once it is opened, you will see the ‘Free download’ button. If automatic download doesn’t start, you need to click on that button.
  2. After clicking there, you will notice a notification bar asking you whether to run the file or to save it in the computer.
  3. If you click the ‘run’ button, then the process of downloading starts automatically. If you click the save button, then the file will be saved in your computer and you need to open it later.
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  4. After the downloading is completed, click the install button to install it.
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  5. However, before installation you may be asked for the type of installation you want to make. Installation may be standard or custom. In standard installation, installation is done with all the inbuilt functions and features there in firefox. It’s an automatic process. On the other hand in custom installation, you need to choose everything, like where to keep the firefox icon in your computer, whether to make Mozilla firefox as your default browser or not etc. It can be installed according to your choice. If you make firefox the default browser, then whenever you search something in internet then it will be automatically opened with firefox.
  6. After installation is completed, you can browse in firefox.

This is how firefox is downloaded and installed in computer.

Firefox for mobile :

In order to install firefox web browser in your mobile you need to go to the ‘google play store’ and search for Mozilla firefox. After that you simply tap the install button.
It requires your permission to download.
After getting the permission, download gets started. When downloading is completed, click the open button to work on it.

Be secured :

One should be very careful while working on internet. Hence to be safe and secured, always install the latest version of firefox. Older versions of firefox may not work properly or cannot be opened in all operating system. Thus before going to download Mozilla firefox, be sure about the version.53.0 is the name of the latests version of firefox.

How to remove Edge from Microsoft Windows 10

What is Edge of Microsoft windows operating system?

In simple words Microsoft edge is the replacement of internet explorer in the Microsoft windows operating system 10. With the invention of Microsoft edge Microsoft has ended the era of internet explorer. Now in the computer having Microsoft windows operating system 10 there won’t be any web browser called internet explorer. This brand new windows will be accompanied with new web browser called Edge. It is the default web browser of Microsoft windows operating system 10. Whenever someone upgrades his or her personal computer to windows 10, edge will be installed automatically with it. It is not only the default browser of computer having windows 10 but the default browser of windows mobiles too.

Features of Microsoft Edge:

Microsoft Edge is a very powerful and fast web browser invented to compete with most popular web browser of the world like Google chrome or Mozilla firefox. It has some salient features which make it different from the others. It is more secured than internet explorer. It is cortana integrated, which will answer the queries of the users. One of the most noteworthy features is that in edge, while you are reading something which interests you, you can, mark or underline the sentences or paragraph directly in the web pages. So in this way edge is totally a new avatar of internet explorer.

How to install Edge in Microsoft windows operating system?

Microsoft Edge is the default browser of Microsoft windows operating system 10. It is installed with windows 10 automatically. It cannot be uninstalled. But one can download internet explorer 11 in the Microsoft windows 10.

How to remove Edge from Microsoft windows 10?

Microsoft Edge is the successor of Internet Explorer in the Microsoft windows operating system. It is the default browser of Microsoft windows 10. But many people do not like it and hence want to uninstall it. Uninstalling or removing of edge is not so easy and it may cause problem in operating system. Or it can be said that it is just impossible to remove Edge from Microsoft windows operating system 10.

Rather you can download Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer and make it a default browser of it in order to get rid of it.

Another way to get rid of Edge is by using third party tool. Following are the steps to remove edge from windows 10:

  1. First you need to download uninstall edge.zip file here
  2. Then extract all the files from zip archive
  3. Then right click on the uninstall edge.cmd file and click on ‘run as administrator’.
  4. When the process is completed then restart the computer.
  5. After resuming, set another browser as the default browser.

However removing Edge may cause destruction to the windows operating system. Thus it is preferable not to remove Edge but make it disable or you may use another web browser in place of it.