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down loaded newest firefox and now it won't connect to the web .

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Just did the new down load and on restart fire fox can't connect to the web . No problem before this new version . IE works fine . Chrome works fine . Only fire fox doesn't work .

Just did the new down load and on restart fire fox can't connect to the web . No problem before this new version . IE works fine . Chrome works fine . Only fire fox doesn't work .

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What error are you getting.

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What error are you getting.

Also see the Firefox can't load websites but other browsers can article.

What error are you getting. Also see the [[Firefox can't load websites but other browsers can]] article.

Question owner

Thanks for your fast reply , gold stars for you from an oldie that is more comfortable with a rotary dial phone . Don't know what happened but I went in with IE and then brought up Fire Fox from IE browser , worked fine and got me back to the Fire Fox I know and trust . I'm thinking demons live in computers ! Thankful for young minds . liloldden .

Thanks for your fast reply , gold stars for you from an oldie that is more comfortable with a rotary dial phone . Don't know what happened but I went in with IE and then brought up Fire Fox from IE browser , worked fine and got me back to the Fire Fox I know and trust . I'm thinking demons live in computers ! Thankful for young minds . liloldden .