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On my Mac, when I attempt to trash Foxfire App, I get a message that it cannot be deleted because it is open. It is not open. What can I do to get rid of Foxfire?

On my Mac, when I attempt to trash Foxfire App, I get a message that it cannot be deleted because it is open. It is not open. What can I do to get rid of Foxfire?

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_9_5) AppleWebKit/601.7.8 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/9.1.3 Safari/537.86.7

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Wesley Branton
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Sorry to hear that you are leaving us.

It sounds like Firefox is still running in the background on your system. Please try the solution from this thread to see if you are able to stop Firefox.


On an unrelated note, do you mind sharing your reason for deleting Firefox? Is there an issue that we can help you resolve?

Sorry to hear that you are leaving us. It sounds like Firefox is still running in the background on your system. Please try the solution from [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/958454 this thread] to see if you are able to stop Firefox. ---- On an unrelated note, do you mind sharing your reason for deleting Firefox? Is there an issue that we can help you resolve?
FredMcD
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Start your Computer in safe mode and try again.

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