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have to start firefox from "finder" on macbook pro 2012

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icon never shows in bar after start up and login?? have to go into finder and click a few... nevr like that before. new cpu, sierra 12. firefox upgrade.

icon never shows in bar after start up and login?? have to go into finder and click a few... nevr like that before. new cpu, sierra 12. firefox upgrade.

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Make sure Firefox gets installed properly.

Open the Firefox Disk Image file and drag the Firefox application to the Applications folder on your hard drive. You shouldn't double-click the Firefox application to run it from the Disk Image, but instead drag it out of the DMG folder.


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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.12; rv:65.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/65.0

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Make sure Firefox gets installed properly.

Open the Firefox Disk Image file and drag the Firefox application to the Applications folder on your hard drive. You shouldn't double-click the Firefox application to run it from the Disk Image, but instead drag it out of the DMG folder.


Make sure Firefox gets installed properly. Open the Firefox Disk Image file and drag the Firefox application to the Applications folder on your hard drive. You shouldn't double-click the Firefox application to run it from the Disk Image, but instead drag it out of the DMG folder. <hr> *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/install-firefox-mac *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Installing_Firefox#Mac_OS_X

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sometimes a bonehead mistake as this one gets help from one who is kind to the bonehead. thank you very much. it was a small thing. i did what you said and all is well.

sometimes a bonehead mistake as this one gets help from one who is kind to the bonehead. thank you very much. it was a small thing. i did what you said and all is well.