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How do I get off the beta update channel & revert from v.32 to v.31?

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I have tried uninstalling v.32 & installing v.31 but I get a message that the PC must be restarted to finish the uninstall & it just runs around this loop.

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Hello Johnm1931,

Try first to download the release version and install over beta.

Full installer:

The other way is to edit the channel-prefs.js in Installation directory, because the only changed by editing channel-prefs.js in the application(installation) directory.

see : Software Update

  1. Close Firefox.
  2. Go to C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\defaults\pref
  3. Edit channel-prefs.js with Notepad pref("", "release");
  4. save it, exit, open firefox.

check the change of in about:config

then install the release firefox version.

thank you

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That other way will not get a user going back a version but will give the user a update to Firefox 32.0 when it is released.