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how do i find the EXACT version number e.g. 40 b2 (just shows 40.0)

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thats the question !

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Help > Troubleshooting Information --> Version and Build ID

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i normally download beta updates via softpedia (do you recommned somewhere else?) they give versions as beta 2,beta 3 etc. where is the correaltion ? why doesnt ff give me the beta version (i think it used to in the information box some releases ago) thanks for the help

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Whoops, I forgot about about:buildconfig (typed in the URL bar) - then click hyperlink under Source -- Built from.

Yeah, I wouldn't download Firefox from anywhere except from Mozilla.

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about:buildconfig does not help. your web link is ok but why doesnt the main page show the version ? i have to click to download before i can see if there is a new one

i still do not understand why firefox itself does not show the build (40 b3) david

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Note that about:buildconfig can be accessed via the Help > Troubleshooting Information page (about:support).

You can find the source stamp in the application.ini file in the program folder and make a link if you do not want to open Firefox.

Modified by cor-el