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Is the Firefox for Mobile desktop emulator still available?


I've followed the link in this thread: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/792964 but can't find any further information on downloading the Firefox for Mobile Emulator. Could just be a lack of caffeine on a Friday morning...

Any help appreciated.

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dumdidadida 172 solutions 1436 answers

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I think Fennec 10.0b6 was the last release: https://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/mobile/releases/10.0b6/

For Firefox OS details please see this.

Firefox OS Windows desktop build

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Thanks for the help, much appreciated!

dumdidadida 172 solutions 1436 answers

You're welcome :)

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from http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?p=12217439#p12217439

Starting in Fennec 14, the user interface is now built with the native Android UI framework instead of the cross-platform XUL framework. This means that it's not possible to build the latest Fennec on non-Android platforms. You can run the Android version in an emulator instead, and we are also working on tools for desktop Firefox that would let it emulate the mobile browser.

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I think the Windows version of B2G emulator may be crashing a present, but I normally use 64 bit Linux I do not think builds for that are available.

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The Fennec 10 builds have no relation to the currently released Firefox for Android. You may be able run Firefox for Android in the Android ARMv7 (ICS or JB) emulator.