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Windows 7: Firefox - x64 version new build

20 Jun 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Firefox - x64 version new build

New version! - It is hard to write about Firefox briefly, and in this portal there is no point in writing about it long. The main point is that the 64-bit Firefox is now operational under 64-bit Windows and is being continuously worked on. The current version is called Minefield; we are looking forward to later versions.
Win64 build doesn't work on 32bit Windows even if you use processor that supports Intel EM64T or AMD64. If you want to use this, you have to install Windows x64 version (Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition or Windows Vista x64).
The welcome screen of the 64-bit version is as usual:

Version 3.0 - Minefield


Version 3.5 - Shiretoko


Version 3.6 - Minefield


Firefox - 64bit software
  • Latest version: Firefox 3.0.10 (Minefield)
    • Version release date: 2009-05-09
  • Latest version: Firefox 3.5 RC2 (Shiretoko)
    • Version release date: 2009-06-20
  • Latest version: Firefox 3.6a1pre (Minefield)
    • Version release date: 2009-05-10

If you use Mr Techs toolkit addon you can make all your addons compatible

All the above information has been pulled from Start64



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21 Jun 2009   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Awesome! I'm gonna tell my friends about it

(I'm not concerned...)
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21 Jun 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM
 
 

Nice, but Adobe still doesn't have a 64 bit Flash Player...
so back to FF 3.5 RC2...
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21 Jun 2009   #4

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dnorris View Post
Nice, but Adobe still doesn't have a 64 bit Flash Player...
so back to FF 3.5 RC2...
Yep. It's a PITA

Otherwise minefield 3.0.10 feels a lot more responsive than it's x32 counterpart
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21 Jun 2009   #5

Windows 7 7264
 
 

I mean why the hell is ADOBE not focusing on this??? It can not possibly be that hard to make a 64bit Flash!! I mean there in NO reason to even make a 64bit Browser if flash isnt going to be supported!

There had better be a flsh64 before the Release date of 7!
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22 Jun 2009   #6

Win 7 x64 7232
 
 

This version was a very nice experience but unfortunately without flash is useless. Adobe sucks!
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22 Jun 2009   #7

64-bit Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7100
 
 

Well, even if it sucks now, we gotta give it support. Add-ons don't work for 64x right?
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22 Jun 2009   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zeppoleon View Post
Well, even if it sucks now, we gotta give it support. Add-ons don't work for 64x right?
if you use Mr Tech toolkit, you make all addons compatible
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23 Jun 2009   #9

64-bit Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7100
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Vipermk2 View Post
if you use Mr Tech toolkit, you make all addons compatible
So that means I can install add block plus? Neat!
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26 Jun 2009   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I've uninstalled this and it has stopped my PC from randomly freezing
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