Firefox makes browsing and sharing on your Windows 8 Touch device easier and faster. We'll give you an overview of its features so you can get started right away.
Easily switch back and forth without losing your place.
From Desktop: Click the Firefox button and select Relaunch in Firefox for Windows 8 Touch.
From Desktop: Click the menu button and select Windows 8 Touch.
From Windows 8 Touch: Swipe up from the bottom of the screen, tap the menu button and select Relaunch in Desktop.
No more fussing with toolbars on a small screen. The tabs, search field and a simplified toolbar stay out of your way until you need them. Just swipe up from the bottom of the screen (or down from the top) to make them reappear!
Firefox displays websites in large tiles that are easy to recognize and tap. No more clicking on the wrong site!
You can change many of your settings through the Windows Charms bar:
See something that's too good to keep to yourself? Just swipe from the right edge of the screen to bring up the Charms bar and select Share. From here, you can email someone a link or screenshot, post the page to your social networks, or save it to the Reading List app to enjoy later.
We're here to help. Here's what to do if you encounter one of these problems:
My Firefox froze.
I can't find the Firefox tile on my Start screen.
Add-ons don't work with Firefox for Windows 8 Touch. To use, install or manage your add-ons, please switch back to desktop mode.