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stop asking me to update plugins


How can i get firefox to stop asking me to update my plug ins. Its annoying, plus i really dont care. I only visit a handful of sites and im not worried about having any security issues.

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This happened

Every time Firefox opened

Installed Plug-ins

the usual


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20110920 Firefox/3.6.23

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Have you checked your automatic update settings here:

Tools > Options > Advanced > Update

You might also take a look at this thread: How do I stop getting the prompt to update plugins? | Firefox Support Forum | Firefox Help