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given message to upgrade to 3.6 but when I did could not complete last step of pulling icon out of apps folder and onto desktop. Icon in apps folder has circle & slash. This is an upgrade, I already have 3.5

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Mac mini running Snow Leopard 10.6.4

Mac mini running Snow Leopard 10.6.4

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You have to click it once and Apple will give you a warning about it being something you downloaded off the internet. Once you click Allow (or something like that) then it'll stop having the slash in it.

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Just once or twice

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  • Runs Java applets using the latest installed versions of Java. For more information: Java Embedding Plugin. Run version test: Java Information.
  • Gecko default plugin
  • Shockwave Flash 10.0 r45
  • The Flip4Mac WMV Plugin allows you to view Windows Media content using QuickTime.
  • 4.0.50401.0
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  • Java Plug-In 2 for NPAPI Browsers
  • iPhoto6

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; en-US; rv:1.9.1.7) Gecko/20091221 Firefox/3.5.7

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You have to click it once and Apple will give you a warning about it being something you downloaded off the internet. Once you click Allow (or something like that) then it'll stop having the slash in it.

You have to click it once and Apple will give you a warning about it being something you downloaded off the internet. Once you click Allow (or something like that) then it'll stop having the slash in it.
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See also: [[Upgrading to Firefox 3.6]]] [[Installing Firefox on Mac]]

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Thanks, I tried it and the message came up but I have to close this down for it to proceed.

Thanks, I tried it and the message came up but I have to close this down for it to proceed.