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i bought a computer and dont know password to get updates

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I have got a computer but i do not no the password to get my updates my version of firefox is old

I have got a computer but i do not no the password to get my updates my version of firefox is old

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202
  • The Adobe Reader plugin is used to enable viewing of PDF and FDF files from within the browser.
  • Java plug-in for NPAPI-based browsers.
  • This plugin provides integration with Gnome Shell for live extension enabling and disabling. It can be used only by extensions.gnome.org

Application

  • Firefox 21.0
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux i686; rv:21.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/21.0
  • Support URL: http://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/21.0/Linux/en-US/

Extensions

  • Global Menu Bar integration 4.1 (globalmenu@ubuntu.com)
  • Troubleshooter 1.1a (troubleshooter@mozilla.org)
  • Ubuntu Firefox Modifications 2.6 (ubufox@ubuntu.com)

Javascript

  • incrementalGCEnabled: True

Graphics

  • adapterDescription: Tungsten Graphics, Inc -- Mesa DRI Intel(R) 915G x86/MMX/SSE2
  • adapterDeviceID: Mesa DRI Intel(R) 915G x86/MMX/SSE2
  • adapterDrivers:
  • adapterRAM:
  • adapterVendorID: Tungsten Graphics, Inc
  • driverDate:
  • driverVersion: 1.4 Mesa 8.0.4
  • info: {u'AzureCanvasBackend': u'cairo', u'AzureFallbackCanvasBackend': u'none', u'AzureContentBackend': u'none'}
  • numAcceleratedWindows: 0
  • numAcceleratedWindowsMessage: [u'blockedGfxCard']
  • numTotalWindows: 3
  • webglRendererMessage: [u'blockedGfxCard']
  • windowLayerManagerType: Basic

Modified Preferences

  • browser.cache.disk.capacity: 358400
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size.first_run: False
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size.use_old_max: False
  • browser.cache.disk.smart_size_cached_value: 358400
  • browser.places.smartBookmarksVersion: 4
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.buildID: 20130512194440
  • browser.startup.homepage_override.mstone: 21.0
  • dom.w3c_touch_events.expose: False
  • extensions.lastAppVersion: 21.0
  • gfx.blacklist.direct2d: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d10: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d10-1: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.layers.direct3d9: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.layers.opengl: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.stagefright: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.webgl.angle: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.webgl.msaa: 4
  • gfx.blacklist.webgl.opengl: 4
  • network.cookie.prefsMigrated: True
  • places.database.lastMaintenance: 1421117183
  • places.history.expiration.transient_current_max_pages: 12758
  • plugin.disable_full_page_plugin_for_types: application/pdf
  • privacy.cpd.downloads: False
  • privacy.cpd.formdata: False
  • privacy.cpd.history: False
  • privacy.cpd.sessions: False
  • privacy.sanitize.migrateFx3Prefs: True
  • privacy.sanitize.timeSpan: 0

Misc

  • User JS: No
  • Accessibility: No
Tyler Downer
  • Top 25 Contributor
  • Moderator
1525 solutions 10617 answers

So you bought a used computer and don't know the password? You should reinstall the operating system so you aren't using someone else's system with someone elses data and potential malware and spyware. Then you can set the password and install and update software.

So you bought a used computer and don't know the password? You should reinstall the operating system so you aren't using someone else's system with someone elses data and potential malware and spyware. Then you can set the password and install and update software.
the-edmeister
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5391 solutions 40019 answers

An answer was provided in this duplicate thread, which is now locked.

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1041076#answer-676507

An answer was provided in this duplicate thread, which is now locked. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1041076#answer-676507
the-edmeister
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5391 solutions 40019 answers

Also, an answer was provided here, which is now locked, too: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1041109#answer-676753

Also, an answer was provided here, which is now locked, too: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1041109#answer-676753