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why does the update start automatically when I reboot, and I lose ALL MY OPEN PAGES!!!!!!!!!!!

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for pete's sake, twice now I have been doing research with numerous web pages open. When I have had to reboot due to some Mac issue, Firefox update kicks in automatically and I lose my immediate history

Please help

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NivNeyand said

update start automatically when I reboot

Does this happen all the time, a lot, sometimes?

Firefox always shows "Update Ready to Install" :MAC Only SOLUTION: Remove /Users/<name>/Library/Caches/Mozilla/ which contained the directory /updates/Applications/Firefox/updates/

/Users/$u/Library/Caches/Mozilla/