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Windows 7: why? firefox -win7 - different

08 Feb 2014   #11
Britton30
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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

I don't use FF much, but that simply looks like the Add Ons Manager, it's not requiring installing. It's telling you what is available, I think.


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08 Feb 2014   #12
gardenlen

win 7
 
 

the only thing on the extension tab is our anti virus protection details, that's on my machine.

now the wife's machine has:

the details of our virus protection

lookinglink 1.0.0

savelink 3.2

settings manager5.0.0.11471

that's it

I think you are right no malfunction just being different.
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08 Feb 2014   #13
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

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That Get Add-on page is just showing some recommendations or featured add-ons you do not have to install any of if you don't want to, it's almost like advertisements.

Jerry
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08 Feb 2014   #14
gardenlen

win 7
 
 

thanks jerry,

figured that so we will just live with an non understandable difference between 2 like systems

len
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08 Feb 2014   #15
Bongo

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You're Welcome
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09 Feb 2014   #16
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Some add-ons will be suggested based on detected programs installed on your system. Unless you and your wives systems are identical, that would explain the difference. What type of network, whether it is an admin user, etc. could also explain the difference. A Guy
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