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Windows 7: Firefox web browser popularity wanes

09 Jul 2014   #21
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
I use Pale Moon for a few sites IE doesn't work well with. It is very slow in startup but blocks almost all those annoying popups.
It's a modified version of FF 24 (which is the "LTS" version).

It's strange that it is slow to start.
In my experience, that is related to having lots of:
  • Lots of Bookmarks
  • Lots of Browsing History data
  • A Corrupted PM (or FF) Profile
  • A Corrupted Add-on
You can start PM in "Safe Mode", just like FF (I just tested it).
Open the Run dialog and type:
palemoon.exe -safe-mode
Tutorial
Firefox - Start Firefox in "Safe Mode"
** Replace firefox.exe with palemoon.exe where necessary.


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