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how to restart firefox ? (shortcut , Etc.)

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i want to know how could i restart Firefox in a quicker way than exiting the program and clicking back on the icon. isn't there a shortcut or a button or sth ? plz help

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Here is an extension which adds a Restart button.
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/restart-button/

Plus there are many extensions which include a Restart button as a secondary feature.

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No, there is no quicker way. That's a pretty quick way though, and its the standard convention for all windows programs.

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Here is an extension which adds a Restart button.
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/restart-button/

Plus there are many extensions which include a Restart button as a secondary feature.

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Note that the "Firefox/Tools > Web Developer > Developer Toolbar" (Shift+F2) has a restart command amongst others (type an r and then press the F1 key to pop-up a help window).

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thank you, you were very helpful :)