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Every time I update, all my history is deleted... Im stuck on 49.0.2. Please help!
I've tried to update several times and have copied my "firefox data" folder but have not been able to successfully update without loosing all my browsing history.
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Hi dunkfunk, are you backing up your currently live profile folder? You can access that from inside Firefox 49 using the steps in this article:
Are you trying to update to Firefox 57? Firefox 56 made a lot of changes, so maybe it would help to first update to Firefox 55. You can find an installer here:
If you want a different language other than U.S. English, you can click the .. link at the top of the list and then click into the applicable language/locale code.
I think the way to install that is to "trash" the current firefox.app and then install the new .dmg file. However, my experience with Mac is limited, so also check out:
Can you get Firefox 55 installed with all your history?
P.S. If Firefox suggests cleaning things up with a Refresh, don't do that, or your data will be moved to your desktop in an Old Firefox Data folder.