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how do I close Firefox to install Firefox 3.6.4 without losing all my windows and tabs?

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How do I close Firefox to install Firefox 3.6.4 without losing all my windows and tabs?

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cor-el
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Firefox 3.6.4 hasn't been released officially. See https://wiki.mozilla.org/Releases/Firefox_3.6.4 : Release Firefox 3.6.4 to everyone: June 1 So be patient and wait for the official release.

Closing Firefox means: File > Exit (Quit)

dynamite 60 solutions 382 answers

Hi finfred, When you close Firefox, it should ask you if you want to save your open windows and tabs ("Do you want Firefox to save your tabs for the next time it starts"). If this is not happening, you can read this article: How do I restore my tabs from last time?.

Once you are sure that Firefox will remember your windows and tabs, you can upgrade it. For your reference, you can read this artice: Upgrading to Firefox 3.6. Note that the latest official version available is 3.6.3 and not 3.6.4.

Hope this solves your problem.