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Mozilla Firefox is an open-source web browser launched in 2002 and has been highly improved over the years. It is known as one of the less intrusive and configurable web browsers and offers lots of customizable tools no matter what you expect from it. In addition, it is simple to use, provides a beautiful and powerful interface, and offers many powerful features.

What is Mozilla Firefox?

Mozilla Firefox, also known as Firefox, is an open-source web browser initially launched in 2022 and developed by the Mozilla Foundation using its own rendering engine to display pages. Moreover, it is one of the last web browsers not based on Chromium, making it a more reliable and privacy-oriented web browser. Firefox offers excellent state-of-the-art features that will allow you to shape your online experience the way you want.

What are the key features of Mozilla Firefox?

  • Rich tab page: Every time you open a new tab, you will be able to view the default page you configured based on your needs and tastes. That way, you will be able to choose whether you want to have new tabs containing web searches, shortcuts, recent activities, or snippets. You will also be able to customize what default page URL is fetched when you launch the browser or if you want a blank page.
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  • Optimized: Firefox browser offers a well-optimized, leaner, and faster experience to the users as it uses less memory, can handle lots of tabs without lagging as well as in-browser 3D games.
  • Powerful search bar: The intelligent search and address bar lets you either search or type an exact URL address automatically and seamlessly. You type, and Firefox figures out what you want to do. Simpler, faster, better.
  • Privacy at the core: Firefox is a safe and configurable browser that allows you to completely tune and shape the privacy level you want based on your need. In a few clicks, you will be able to configure tracking protection on several modes, including Standard, Strict, or Custom. You will also configure Cookies, site data, permissions, login and password saving policy, HTTPS policy, add-on installation policy, and more. 
  • Bookmark instantly: Never lose webpages you love, thanks to the fast and easy-to-use bookmarking feature integrated right in the search bar. You will also be able to manage your bookmarks in folders to keep everything organized.
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  • Synchronizable: Keep your data synchronized across devices by setting up a Firefox account and signing in to your web browser account on any supported devices 
  • Customizable interface: Your toolbar will also be populated the way you want as you can customize it by adding whatever features you want, including History, Save page, Print, Find, Open file, Siderbards, Zoom Controls, Edit Controls, Repair text encoding, Email link, Full Screen, and more.
  • Extendable: You can build your own experience by adding and installing new add-ons like grammar checkers, colorful themes, and lots more. Firefox is really powerful, but you can make it super-duper enhanced.
  • Dark mode: You can switch the whole interface to dark mode to make your browser more eye-friendly and reduce eyestrain. Simple but essential, seamless but beautiful.
  • Google-compatible: You will be pleased to know that all your favorite Google tools (like Gmail and Docs) work seamlessly in the Firefox Browser.
  • Screenshots: You will be able to take high-resolution screenshots right on the pages in seconds.
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How to use Mozilla Firefox?

To get started with Firefox, download and install the file we provide you at the top of the page and make it your default browser if you want to. Additionally, you can:

  1. Configure the tab page: Click on the menu button (the three horizontal lines), click on Settings, select the General panel, and go to the Tabs section.
  2. Configure privacy: Click on the menu button (the three horizontal lines) and go to Privacy and Security. You can also install additional add-ons like Facebook ContainerAdBlocker UltimateuBlock OriginAdNauseumPopup Block, or Webmail Ad Blocker.
  3. Customize the toolbar: Click on the menu button (the three horizontal lines), click on More tools, and select Customize Toolbar.
  4. Extend Firefox: Click on the menu button (the three horizontal lines), click on Add-ons and Themes, and select Recommendations.

How to install Mozilla Firefox on your Chromebook?

Yes, you can install Firefox on your Chromebook. You have two options:

Install Firefox from the Google Play Store

  1. Install the Firefox browser from Google Play. You can install it on newer versions of Chrome OS (x86-based Chromebook running Chrome OS 80 or later).

Install Firefox as a Linux app

  1. At the bottom right of your Chromebook, select the time.
  2. Select Settings > Advanced > Developers.
  3. Under to Linux development environment, select Turn On.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions (it can take up to 10 minutes).
  5. Finally, a terminal window will open as you now have a Debian 10 environment. You will now be able to run Linux commands.
  6. Now go to the Terminal to see if you have the correct version (cat /etc/os-release)
  7. If the version is not 10 or above you will need to run the update script (sudo bash /opt/google/cros-containers/bin/upgrade_container)
  8. The time taken will depend on your internet speed and your Chromebook. Once finished, restart your Linux container (by restarting your Chromebook).
  9. Then enable Flatpak, a new packaging format for Linux.
  10. Once the setup is complete, you can install Firefox from the Terminal: flatpak install firefox

Is it free?

Of course, the Firefox browser is 100% free to use.

Is it safe?

Yes, definitely, Mozilla Firefox is a safe browser to use. As usual browsing, the web, be careful what you click on and what you download on your device. You can also check the browser privacy policy.

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