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Is firefox 6 compatable with windows home pemium 64 bit

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Firefox is recomending me to upgrade to Firefox 6 I am currently running Windows Home Premium 64 Bit, if I upgrade to Firefox 6 am I going to run into any compatibility issues as opposed to someone running a 32 Bit vesion. Kind Regards,

Firefox is recomending me to upgrade to Firefox 6 I am currently running Windows Home Premium 64 Bit, if I upgrade to Firefox 6 am I going to run into any compatibility issues as opposed to someone running a 32 Bit vesion. Kind Regards,

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Nope. Go on and update Firefox fearlessly. Firefox is only available in 32-bit versions. Firefox 5 is also 32-bit and Firefox 6 also. But 32-bit apps work on 64-bit Windows with Microsoft's awesome WOW64 service.

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Nope. Go on and update Firefox fearlessly. Firefox is only available in 32-bit versions. Firefox 5 is also 32-bit and Firefox 6 also. But 32-bit apps work on 64-bit Windows with Microsoft's awesome WOW64 service.

Nope. Go on and update Firefox fearlessly. Firefox is only available in 32-bit versions. Firefox 5 is also 32-bit and Firefox 6 also. But 32-bit apps work on 64-bit Windows with Microsoft's awesome WOW64 service.

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