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Windows 7: Best browser for Windows 7?

06 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Best browser for Windows 7?

What'sss the best browser for Windows 7? And if it's Firefox, which version? I use Chrome but it crashes WAY too much.

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06 Jul 2012   #2

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1
 
 

You'll get a lot of varying opinions here.

Firefox is the best for my own purposes. I'm an add on junkie, and I have yet to see the variety and quality of the add ons replicated in any other browser ecosystem. (I use Noscript, AdBlock Plus on certain sites, and Ghostery as a selection of my addons)

So get Firefox if add-ons really matter to you... 13.01 is the latest stable version i believe.
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06 Jul 2012   #3
Arc

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

My experience says, the best one is Waterfox The fastest 64-Bit variant of Firefox!
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06 Jul 2012   #4

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Firefox/Waterfox Waterfox | Home | The fastest 64-Bit variant of Firefox! but I use google chrome occasionally
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06 Jul 2012   #5

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by koolkat77 View Post
Firefox/Waterfox Waterfox | Home | The fastest 64-Bit variant of Firefox! but I use google chrome occasionally
Do all of the default Firefox addons work with Waterfox in 64bit?

This is the only thing stopping me from considering moving up to it.
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06 Jul 2012   #6
Arc

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Yes. All that I tried till date.

Undoubtedly the best. I have tried all the browsers available.
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06 Jul 2012   #7

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

I use Internet Explorer. No browser is perfect. I suggest you try Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer and choose the browser that works best for you.
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06 Jul 2012   #8

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Yes. All that I tried till date.

Undoubtedly the best. I have tried all the browsers available.
Hmm.. so i guess i'll have to update my Flash and Java to 64 bit to watch Youtube on Waterfox... Gonna try it out soon...

How is update mechanism like, does it follow the normal Firefox routine schedules?

EDIT:- Seems like its kept updated pretty frequently, that's great...
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06 Jul 2012   #9

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

I use Comodo Dragon for most of my web browsing and occasionally IE 9.
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06 Jul 2012   #10

7 x64 7264
 
 

I use PaleMoon very good browser. Faster than Waterfox in my opinion.
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