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Windows 7: Firefox?

16 Sep 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

In task manager, I show one instance of Firefox even though I have 6 tabs open:

In Resource Monitor, I also show only one instance of Firefox:

The only other associated process I see related to Firefox is the plugin-container.

Even with 4 Firefox windows opened for a total of 9 tabs and 3 Flash videos running simultaneously, there is still only one instance of Firefox and one instance of plugin-container:

Note: the above results are relevant to FF 4.07bpre x64.

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17 Sep 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

I only had firefox show up with 2 tasks (plus plugin container) when I was testing the Firefox preloader (to cut down on the start up delay due to all my plugins).

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20 Sep 2010   #13

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium

The last version of 32 bit Firefox I ran was 3.6.3 and it ran for about 50 MB of RAM it looks like it takes quite a bit more RAM to run the 64 bit version!

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