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How do you change the permissions on the Firefox installation directory

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Cannot "Check for Updates" ever... always have to install the latest version every time. I AM the administrator for this computer.

This happened

Not sure how often

== using Firefox

Cannot "Check for Updates" ever... always have to install the latest version every time. I AM the administrator for this computer. == This happened == Not sure how often == using Firefox

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cooliris 1.11.6

Moses
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Take a look at this Hope it helps! :)

Take a look at [http://kb.mozillazine.org/Installation_directory this] Hope it helps! :)
cor-el
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See http://kb.mozillazine.org/Installing_Firefox#Mac_OS_X ..... Download a new copy of the Firefox program: http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html Trash the current Firefox application to do a clean reinstall. Install the new version that you have downloaded. Your profile data is stored elsewhere in the Firefox Profile Folder, so you won't lose your bookmarks and other personal data.

See http://kb.mozillazine.org/Installing_Firefox#Mac_OS_X ..... Download a new copy of the Firefox program: http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html Trash the current Firefox application to do a clean reinstall. Install the new version that you have downloaded. Your profile data is stored elsewhere in the [http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox Firefox Profile Folder], so you won't lose your bookmarks and other personal data.