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I cannot update firefox on my mac osx

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when i attempt to drag the firefox image over to the applications folder image, i am told that I do not have sufficient privileges for all items...not sure what that means. don't have this problem installing other software.

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Firefox 3.0 and 3.5/6 versions require at least Mac OS X 10.4


If you have Mac OS X 10.4 or newer then do this:

  • Download a new copy of the Firefox program:
  • Trash the current Firefox application to do a clean reinstall.
  • Install the new version that you have downloaded.

Your profile data is stored elsewhere in the Firefox Profile Folder, so you won't lose your bookmarks and other personal data.