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updating firefox browser causes problems

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    I am using Firefox from many years and I love it. But, according to my observation, every time that I got an update, I got troubled from smooth operation. In the beginning days, as soon as it was updated many years ago, it consumed enormously huge memory as much as to freeze the Desktop. I was to revert to older version at that time. So also, many a time, that I received an update, I had to uninstall and revert to previous version. This time, recently, we received two updates quickly in succession. While we are grateful for your free update, we may point out that many a functionality is lost. For example, browser forgets that it has 'Saved Passwords'. It does not auto-fill forms with user ID and Password. We need to go to 'tools-->Options-->Security-->Show Passwords' once and close all 'Windows' with 'OK' to remind the browser. Then it recollects and fills. Secondly, invariably, by all the updates hitherto, 'DOWNLOADHELPER' and 'DownloadThemAll' add-ons are badly effected and become non-functional. After a little struggle to reinstall them, we get those services back to normal. I love this Browser for 'NO-SCRIPT' add on and strength of many Tabs. Cannot the above two issues be looked into by the professionals who are updating before the actual release of update, so that we do not have a gap or void between update and the correction.

    I am using Firefox from many years and I love it. But, according to my observation, every time that I got an update, I got troubled from smooth operation. In the beginning days, as soon as it was updated many years ago, it consumed enormously huge memory as much as to freeze the Desktop. I was to revert to older version at that time. So also, many a time, that I received an update, I had to uninstall and revert to previous version. This time, recently, we received two updates quickly in succession. While we are grateful for your free update, we may point out that many a functionality is lost. For example, browser forgets that it has 'Saved Passwords'. It does not auto-fill forms with user ID and Password. We need to go to 'tools-->Options-->Security-->Show Passwords' once and close all 'Windows' with 'OK' to remind the browser. Then it recollects and fills. Secondly, invariably, by all the updates hitherto, 'DOWNLOADHELPER' and 'DownloadThemAll' add-ons are badly effected and become non-functional. After a little struggle to reinstall them, we get those services back to normal. I love this Browser for 'NO-SCRIPT' add on and strength of many Tabs. Cannot the above two issues be looked into by the professionals who are updating before the actual release of update, so that we do not have a gap or void between update and the correction.