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Firefox 4.0 is unrecognizable when I try to move to my applications folder.

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Firefox downloads fine, but when try to put it in my applications folder there is a circle with a line through the Firefox icon and it will not install.

Firefox downloads fine, but when try to put it in my applications folder there is a circle with a line through the Firefox icon and it will not install.

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

i tried to upgrade to 4.0

Installed Plug-ins

  • Netscape Navigator Default Plug-in
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  • WebEx General Plugin Container Version 170
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  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r102
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  • Office Live Update v1.0

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv:1.9.0.11) Gecko/2009060214 Firefox/3.0.11

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cor-el
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Helpful Reply

Firefox 4 doesn't run on a PPC Mac.

Firefox 4 requires at least OS X 10.5 and an Intel Mac.

For Mac OS X 10.4.11 or Mac OS X 10.5.8 you can look at:

Firefox 3.6.x can be found here:

Firefox 4 doesn't run on a PPC Mac. Firefox 4 requires at least OS X 10.5 and an Intel Mac. * http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/4.0/system-requirements/ For Mac OS X 10.4.11 or Mac OS X 10.5.8 you can look at: * http://www.floodgap.com/software/tenfourfox/ Firefox 3.6.x can be found here: * http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all-older.html